Important Dates

2017-2018 Stationery Lists and Sales Dates
Stationery for Grades 1 - 8 will be sold at OLPR on Thursday, August 10th and Thursday, August 17th from 10:00 a.m. to Noon. There are no night hours. Please note that if you are unable to make the stationery sale, you can drop off your student's order at the front office. Simply write down the items you need and place it in an envelope with your payment. Please include your student's name and grade on the envelope and we will have your items ready for your student on his/her first day.

 Click here to view the 2017-2018 stationery lists.

 2017-2018 Back-to-School Dates
Grades 1-8 begin on Wednesday, September 6th with a 1:00 p.m. dismissal. September 7th and September 8th are 1:00 p.m. dismissals.
Full days for grades 1-8 begin on Monday, September 11th.

Grades PreK 3, PreK 4 and K orientation day will be Monday, September 11th.
The schedule is as follows:
Girls 9:00 - 10:00 am.
Boys 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. 

September 12th - 15th are 11:45 a.m. dismissals for PreK 3, PreK 4 and K.

Parent Meetings and Back to School Nights
There is a parent meeting for PreK 3, PreK 4 and Kindergarten parents on Tuesday, September 5th at 6:30 p.m. at OLPR. At least one parent/guardian must attend. This meeting is for PARENTS ONLY. Please do not bring your children with you.

There will be a General Home and School meeting on Thursday, September 14th at 6:30 p.m. in the OLPR gym. This will be followed by Back-to-School Night for Grades 1 to 8.

OLPR News and Information

Summer Office Hours
Summer office hours are Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

 2017-2018 Dress Code and Uniform Policy
Click here to view the full dress code/uniform policy for the 2017-2018 school year. Please note that there are some changes to the uniform policy. For example, PreK shirts should be purchased at Celtic Shirts (Belgrade and Clearfield Streets) and students in grades K through 8 are now allowed to wear Vans with both their summer and gym uniforms. See the uniform policy for details. Also, we encourage everyone to take a moment to review the uniform policy in its entirety to ensure that your student is in the proper uniform. No exceptions. Thank you.

Summer Packets
Students in grades 1 through 8 are required to complete the summer packets that they received at the end of the 2016-2017 school year. If you have a new student entering grades 1 - 8, you will need to stop by the school office to pick up his/her summer packet. Summer packets are NOT optional. All completed packets are due back the first day of school and count as your student's first grades for the new school year.

Admission Cards
All students will be required to have an admission card to enter school on the first day. Admission cards can be picked-up at the front office beginning on August 29th. In order to receive an admission card, all payments on tuition and fees must be current (May, June, July and August), including any late fees or NSF charges to your TADS account, and all new student (and missing current student) information and forms must be filed to the school office (see below).

New Student Paperwork
Below is a checklist of forms and documents that must be completed for ALL new students and returned to the school office in order for us to create your student's permanent record card. This information is due as soon as possible. We must have all of this information on file in order for your student to receive his/her admission card to enter school on the first day.

  • Copy of student's birth certificate (*required)
  • Copy of student's Baptismal certificate (*required if your student is Baptized)
  • Current immunization records (*required)
  • Medical and Dental Forms (*required for new students entering Kindergarten or Grade 1). Forms are available in the school office.
  • Copy of student's report card (*required for transfer students only. Note: you will also be required to sign a release form at the school office so that we can request transcripts from your child's current school)
  • If your student has a learning assessment, a psychoeducational evaluation or an IEP, please provide us with a copy. (*required if applicable)
  • If there are any court orders regarding legal and physical custody of a child, please provide us with a copy (*required if applicable)
  • School bus form (*required if applicable)

*Note for RETURNING families: if you received communication from us that any of the above forms have not been filed to us, you MUST send in the missing documents in order to receive your student's admission card.

After School CARES
Registration for our After School CARES Program will take place at the PreK-3, PreK-4 and Kindergarten parent meeting on September 5th. Information about the program is available on our website. Visit the page by clicking here.

Back to School Info

Welcome to 2017-2018

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