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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 [...]

Adopt-a-Family

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 [...]

Christmas Concert

December 6th, 2014|Categories: Fine Arts|

Today, we enjoyed a fabulous Christmas concert by our students in grades four through eight. Special thanks and congratulations to Mr. Coheley and Ms. Flowers for their phenomenal leadership of our music program!

Adopt a Family 2014

December 6th, 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 [...]

Halloween & Thanksgiving in 1st Grade

December 6th, 2014|Categories: Classrooms|

Students in Ms. Jovert's first grade class enjoyed recent Halloween and Thanksgiving celebrations. Many thanks to parent and photographer, Andria Lavine, for the beautiful pictures!

OLA Students Recycle

December 4th, 2014|Categories: Service|

OLA students worked very hard to collect and recycle glue sticks and bottles as well as diaper wipe containers to accumulate 4,850 points from TerraCycle! These points were redeemed to the following organizations to improve [...]

11Alive “Random Acts of Kindness” Feature

November 25th, 2014|Categories: Service|

For a couple of years, OLA has had a school-wide program of respect called “HATS.” HATS is an acronym for Helpful And Thoughtful Students, and HATS recognition is given to students, faculty, and staff for [...]

National Catholic Principal Appreciation Day

November 21st, 2014|Categories: Spiritual Life|

At our community prayer service this morning, we celebrated Mrs. Lisa Cordell for National Catholic Principal Appreciation Day. Mrs. Cordell's quiet and compassionate leadership inspires every single person at OLA, adult and child alike, every [...]