Flag Raising

September 9th, 2015|Categories: Service|

At the beginning of each year, we gather as a school to express our patriotism with a flag raising ceremony. Eighth grade students prepare and raise the flag, and the school community joins together in [...]

Teacher of the Year

February 2nd, 2015|Categories: Faculty News|

The Archdiocese of Atlanta concluded National Catholic Schools Week with the Archbishop's Banquet for Catholic Education. Recognition awards were presented to the outstanding employee from each of the 18 Archdiocesan and 5 independent Catholic schools. [...]

National Catholic Schools Week Poster Contest

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

As part of Catholic Schools Week, students made posters depicting how OLA serves our community. The posters captured the various programs through which we hope to help those in need, both locally and around the [...]

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 [...]