WELCOME TO OUR LADY OF ASSUMPTION
Our Lady of Assumption School is a private Catholic school in El Paso, Texas, offering grades Pre-K through 8th. We are a Catholic school whose mission is to provide a quality Catholic education with a challenging curriculum that nurtures the spiritual, academic, and social development of our students in partnership with the parish and families. We invite you to learn more about our wonderful school by navigating through the website, calling us or visiting us today. Here are a few highlights that make Our Lady of Assumption outstanding:
- A strong Catholic environment where students learn Catholic doctrine appropriate to their age level
- Smaller class sizes with more one-on-one attention for students
- Extra-curricular activities like sports and various clubs
- Full-day Pre-K and Kindergarten programs, which qualify parents for tax credits
- After-school care for students
- Financial aid for qualified families
- Mobile Apple Computer lab
- Transportation to and from Fort Bliss for military families *
If you have any questions about our school or are interested in scheduling a tour, please call the school office at (915) 565-3411.
God bless you!
*Transportation to and from Fort Biss is not conducted by the school. It is managed by Fort Bliss MWR. For more information, please call (915)569-5779.
Our Lady of Assumption School
4805 Byron Street – El Paso, Texas 77930
Wednesday, January 6, 2016
Happy New Year! We are so thankful your children are here at OLA each day. We are back at school ready for an exciting second semester. Please make sure to look at the January newsletter enclosed in this packet. Below are some important dates. Also the school has updated the website at www.olacatholicschool.org Here you can see the month’s lunch menu among many other things,.
We are thankful for your participation in your child(ren)’s education.
Jan. 15 8th grade sponsored dance. More detail in next week’s newsletter
Jan. 18 No school. Teacher in-service day
Jan. 20 Early Dismissal at 12:30 PM. Report Card Conferences
Jan. 25-29 Catholic Schools’ Week
Great Big Thank You to Alexandra Ximenez and Claudia Sigala for doing the Christmas program on our last day of school before the break. Great job!
OLA welcomes a new teacher to the faculty: Lucia Abraham. She brings experience and a love for teaching. She will be the 6, 7, 8 ELA teacher. Regino Martinez will move into the vacant position for 6, 7, 8 social studies. We sadly had to say goodbye to Suzanne Miller who left with her Army husband to Ft. Hood.
Athletics: January 8 Girls Varsity vs St. Pius 4 PM St. Joseph
January 9 Boys Varsity vs St. Raphael B 9:45 AM St. Patrick
January 13 Girls JV vs Loretto 4 PM OLA
If you have not returned the first nine weeks’ report card, please send it in with your child.
Report cards go out on January 20.
The new year is a great time to catch up on all past due balances from fundraisers, after
school care and lunch fees.
Thank you for choosing to send your child(ren) to Our Lady of Assumption Catholic School.
May Your Family Be Richly Blessed,
Jim Horan Charles A. Vass