Lower School Weekly News | September 28, 2020
Important Upcoming Dates:
October 1 | First Grade Parent-Principal Coffee ZOOM Meeting @ 9:15 AM
October 5 | AR Deadline
October 7| Second Grade Parent-Principal Coffee ZOOM Meeting @ 9:15 AM
October 7 | School Picture Retakes
October 8 | ½ day (School dismissal at 11:30 AM) Parent-Teacher conferences
October 9 | Full Day Conferences (No School)
October 15 | Third Grade Parent-Principal Coffee ZOOM Meeting @ 9:15 AM
October 19-23 | Homecoming Week
October 20 | Incredible Kid Day
October 7 | Lower School pictures retake day 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM
This picture day is a make-up day for students who were absent for our first picture day and for students who wish to have their picture re-taken. If you are planning to have your picture re-taken please bring in your original pictures.
Just a reminder these pictures are for our yearbook and students should wear OCS uniform for the picture. If you are a flex student and have not gotten your picture taken for the yearbook, you can come in at any time between 7:30-9:30am and we will take your picture.
October 8 | Half Day & Parent - Teacher Conferences
Lower School will be dismissing students from school beginning at 11:30 AM on Thursday, Oct. 8th. Any students remaining when carpool is finished at 12:05 PM, will be signed in to our aftercare program. The charge for half day student care will be $35, except for those students who signed up for monthly extended care.
Parent - Teacher Conferences will be held Thursday, Oct. 8th 12:30 PM to 7:00 PM. Teachers will be sending parents a signup genius. Please remember that these conferences may be in person (parents only) at the Lower School campus or by zoom. Parents will be required to wear a mask for all in-person conferences.
October 9 | Parent - Teacher Conferences & Child Care
Parent Teacher Conferences will be held Friday, Oct. 9th from 7:30 AM to 3:30 PM. Teachers will be sending parents a signup genius. Please remember that these conferences may be in person (parents only) at the Lower School campus or by zoom. Parents will be required to wear a mask for all in-person conferences.
Parent - Teacher conferences are scheduled for October 9th. There is no school that day, but we are offering camp care for students. The cost is $65 per student per day with camp hours running from 7:30am-5:30pm. The deadline to register is October 6th. Please contact Sarah Powell at email@example.com with any questions or to enroll your student.
LOWER School Homecoming Spirit week – Oct. 19 to Oct. 23 | LINK
Monday | Dress up like your favorite Disney movie character
Tuesday | Dress like your favorite animal
Wednesday | Show your team spirit (NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL, MLS, SEC, ACC, etc.)
Thursday | Dress up to honor your favorite essential community workers! Let’s show our first responders, doctors, nurses, police, firefighters, etc. how much we care.
Friday | Go Rams! Show your OCS spirit!
All Pro Dads
Dads, if you are interested in helping out, please visit the OCS Lower School All Pro Dad Facebook page. All Pro Dad carpool will be the first full calendar week of each month. Please sign up and plan to stay from 7:15 to 8:15 AM.
Sign up for one spot or the entire week! LINK
Parent-Principal Coffee ZOOM Meeting Information
October 1 | First Grade - 9:15 AM
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Meeting ID: 733 1931 1821
October 7 | Second Grade - 9:15 AM
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Meeting ID: 754 2887 4479
October 15 | Third Grade - 9:15 AM
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Meeting ID: 789 4176 2636
Lower School Volleyball
Upcoming 4th and 5th grade Volleyball games:
October 5th | St. Luke’s in Oviedo | 6:45 PM
October 12th | St. Luke’s in Oviedo | 5:30 PM
Mothers In Prayer
Come and experience the joy of praying for your child and our school. Moms In Prayer gathers to pray every Tuesday Morning.
We follow the “ACTS” pattern – Adoration, Confession, Thanksgiving, and Supplication (Intercession).
Questions? Please contact Natalia Scott at 813-731-1047 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to be included in the zoom meeting.