Penny Wars

February 2nd, 2015|Categories: Service|

One of the activities for Catholic Schools Week at OLA is "Penny Wars." Students donate pennies to their homeroom to earn “points” for their class and may sabotage other classrooms by bringing in nickels, dimes, [...]

National Catholic Schools Week 2015

February 2nd, 2015|Categories: Catholic Schools Week|

From Sunday, January 25 through Saturday, January 31, we enjoyed National Catholic Schools Week (CSW), our annual celebration of what makes education at OLA Catholic School outstanding. We launched the week with the Educators' Mass at [...]

Coca Coca Polar Bear Visits OLA

January 23rd, 2015|Categories: Classrooms|

Ms. Xernona Clayton Visits OLA

January 14th, 2015|Categories: Fine Arts|

This morning, students in grades two through eight enjoyed a presentation by Ms. Xernona Clayton, an African-American civil rights leader and pioneering broadcasting executive. Ms. Clayton worked closely with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and [...]

Spelling Bee Champions

January 14th, 2015|Categories: Fine Arts|

Each year, students in grades four through eight compete in homeroom-level spelling bees. The top two students from each class go on to compete in a school-level spelling bee. Congratulations to all of these students, [...]

Event Photographs

December 23rd, 2014|Categories: Media|

Photographer and OLA parent, Andria Lavine, has done a beautiful job capturing images of recent events at our school. To visit the gallery of photos, visit and use the password, classof2022 (no capital letters [...]

Martin Luther King Jr. Poster Contest

December 17th, 2014|Categories: Fine Arts|

Congratulations to these students for their entries, selected to represent OLA in the Archdiocese of Atlanta’s Martin Luther King, Jr. essay and poster contest. Both students will be recognized at the MLK Youth Celebration on [...]

Hour of Code

December 15th, 2014|Categories: Classrooms|

Statistics show that by 2020, there will be one million more computer science jobs than college students working towards a computer science degree. For the past three weeks, OLA's Kindergarten through eighth grade students participated [...]


December 14th, 2014|Categories: Service|

For many years, our school has supported Catholic Charities' Refugee Resettlement Program with the Adopt-a-Family project. Parent-volunteer "Spiritual Angels" visit classrooms to explain how OLA, through Catholic Charities, can help refugee families. Our generous parents [...]