HSA News

H.S.A. News – October 12, 2017

Upcoming Events (For the latest, up to date information please refer to: http://theacademyolp.org/calendar/ )
  • October 13th Academy WALKATHON 1:30 pm
  • October 18th Professional Day SCHOOL CLOSED
  • October 27th 12:30PM Dismissal
  • October 31st Halloween Parades: PK3&4 @ 10:45AM and K-8 @ 1:30 pm
  • November 2nd School Portraits
  • November 10th SAVE THE DATE for the AOLP Family Fun Night 6-9pm in the gym
2017 WALKATHON This Friday
  • All parent volunteers please meet Judy in the AOLP gym at 12:30pm for set up. We need two parents per grade to help with checking off Lap Cards during the WALKATHON. The WALKATHON begins at 1:30pm. Thank you for volunteering!
  • The following Donations are needed for the Walkathon. Judy will be at the parish hall collecting the below donations on Thursday Oct.12 at 8:15am and at dismissal.  Grades 5-8...a gallon of drinking water per student  Grade 4........a 4lb bag of oranges per student  Grades 2-3...a package of regular Oreos (no double-stuffed) per student  Grade 1........a small package of dessert plates per student  K-Geary.......a small package of napkins per student  K-Tremallo...a roll of paper towels per student Thank you for your donations! Any questions or needs please contact: Judy Hrehorovich, Walkathon Chair at jmperry_acn@yahoo.com
Well done!- Student Council’s Tag Day last week raised $1,446.02 for The American Red Cross. NEW! AOLP Fundraiser with Martial Arts for Life
  • Martial Arts for Life (MAFL) is a local New Providence school offering mixed martial arts classes for students from 5-years old to Adult. Martial Arts for Life is offering a four-week course to Academy students for the reduced cost of $75, including a MAFL uniform. The Academy receives the entire fee of $75, and Martial Arts for Life will...

H.S.A. News – October 5, 2017

  • October 6th  First Friday Mass 11 am12:30 pm dismissal
  • October 9th Columbus Day SCHOOL CLOSED
  • October 13th Academy WALKATHON 1:30 pm
  • October 18th Professional Day SCHOOL CLOSED
  • October 27th 12:30PM Dismissal
  • October 31st  Halloween Parades: PK3&4 @ 10:45AM and  K-8 @ 1:30 pm
  • November 2nd School Portrait
  Blue Ribbon!  Congratulations to the entire AOLP Community on the award of the National Blue Ribbon for Educational Excellence! A special thank you to Mr. Castillo and Fr. Bill who worked through the process tirelessly. Well done to all faculty, staff, students and parents!   A great time was had by all who attended the Parent Mixer!
    • Many thanks to all who were able to attend our first annual parent social. It was an evening of both getting to know each other and enjoying old friends, as our new and veteran families came together to celebrate the start of a new school year. Fr. Bill and Mr. Castillo shared wonderful thoughts in celebration of our Blue Ribbon School recognition. Special thanks to Mrs. Reece, Mrs. Slattery, and Mrs. Pelcher who organized a terrific night.
Tricky Tray
  • The Tricky Tray Committee would like to invite all Academy Families interested in learning more about Tricky Tray, our school’s largest fundraiser, to a coffee in...

H.S.A. News – Sept. 28, 2017

Upcoming Events (For the latest, up to date information please refer to: http://theacademyolp.org/calendar/ )
  • September 30th Back to School Parent Mixer 7PM at The William Paca Club. New Providence
  • October 6th First Friday Mass 11 am; 12:30 pm dismissal
  • October 9th Columbus Day SCHOOL CLOSED
  • October 13th Academy WALKATHON 1:30 pm
  • October 18th Professional Day SCHOOL CLOSED
  • October 27th 12:30PM Dismissal
  • October 31st Halloween Parades: PK3&4 @ 11AM and K-8 @ 1:30 pm
  • November 2nd School Portraits
This weekend: Back to School Parent Mixer (Parents Only Event)
  • Saturday, September 30th @ 7PM at The William Paca Club, New Providence
  • The HSA invites you to come meet, mingle and catch up with other Academy Parents.
  • $20 per person includes buffet dinner, wine, beer desserts and DJ entertainment.
  • Send payment to school office if you are able to join us!
Tricky Tray The Tricky Tray Committee would like to invite all Academy Families interested in learning more about Tricky Tray, our school’s largest fundraiser, to a coffee in Parish Hall, October 6th after drop off. Meet the Tricky Tray Committee members and learn how you can volunteer to help contribute to this event. If you cannot attend but wish to learn more, please email Sandy at slattery1019@yahoo.com KidStuff Coupon Books Students were sent home with KidStuff Coupon Books for sale – our school earns 50% of the proceeds from each book sold! Payment is due by 10/10. Please make checks payable to The Academy of Our Lady of Peace. If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Kim Johnston at kjohnston@theacademyolp.org. NEW! AOLP Fundraiser with Martial Arts for Life Martial...

H.S.A. Newsletter September 21, 2017

Upcoming Events (For the latest, up to date information please refer to: http://theacademyolp.org/calendar/ )
  • September 22nd Walkathon Pep Rally (Students only)
  • September 30th Back to School Parent Mixer 7PM at The William Paca Club. New Providence
  • October 6th First Friday Mass 11 am; 12:30 pm dismissal
  • October 9th Columbus Day SCHOOL CLOSED
  • October 13th Academy WALKATHON 1:30 pm
  • October 18th Professional Day SCHOOL CLOSED
  • October 27th 12:30PM Dismissal
  • October 31st Halloween Parade 1:30 pm
  • November 2nd School Portraits
Back to School Night o Thank you to the faculty, staff and all parents that participated in the Back to School Night on Tuesday evening! We had an excellent turnout and it was a very informative evening with thoughtful presentations from all of the teachers. o Fr. Bill started the evening off with prayer followed by Mr. Castillo’s opening remarks and remarks from Mr. Dunn (HSA President). Then all parents proceeded to their child’s classrooms for meet & greets, and information regarding the curriculum for this year. Back to School Parent Mixer (Parents Only Event) o The HSA invites you to come meet, mingle and catch up with other Academy Parents. o $20 per person includes buffet dinner, wine, beer desserts and DJ entertainment. o Send payment to school office if you are able to join us!   Cub Scout Pack 99 o All boys in grades 1-4 and their families are invited to learn more about the scout pack and watch a magician during an information night! The event is Friday, Sept 22 from 7-9PM in the AOLP Cafeteria. o Please RSVP to Pack 99 Committee Chair, Bill Mitreuter Read More

Home School Association (HSA) Newsletter 9/14/17

Welcome to the 2017-2018 School Year!  
  • HSA Board for the 2017-2018 School Year
o    President   Matthew Dunn twindunns@yahoo.com o    Vice President  Christine Williams  christine_m_williams@yahoo.com o    Treasurer  Brendan Reilly  brendanliamreilly@gmail.com o    Secretary  Mary Pauline Murphy  marypauline.murphy@gmail.com   o    September 19th Back to School Night 7:00 pm Gym o    October 6th  First Friday Mass 11 am12:30 pm dismissal o    October 9th Columbus Day SCHOOL CLOSED o    October 13th Academy WALKATHON 1:30 pm o    October 18th Professional Day SCHOOL CLOSED o    October 27th 12:30PM Dismissal o    October 31st  Halloween Parade 1:30 pm o    November 2nd School Portraits  
  • Volunteer Opportunities
o    We need YOU…your time and your...