News and Activities
New Students' Application and Registration Form
New parents who are interested in enrolling their child for the first time into the Our Lady of the Assumption School, Application and Registration forms are located under the Admission tab above. If there are any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the School Administrator, Amy Rogovich, at 781-599-4422.
OLA Pre-K3 Student Featured on National Geographic!
OLA Pre-K3 student Roman Casazza and mother, Danielle, traveled to NYC for the audition at the National Geographic offices. Roman is featured On Demand for Comcast subscribers. NatGeo Channel (210 in most areas), Season 7 Episode 4 'Life of the Brain', aired March 6, 2016.
OLA 2nd Grade Student is a 9-time Champion!
In 2015 OLA 2nd grade student Angelica Zizza is a 9-time champion youth rider in the New England Pinto association show circuit in multiple events including western pleasure, discipline rail, trail and showmanship. In addition she won the "youth sportsmanship award" which is awarded by the Horse Committee of New England Pinto Association. This award is awarded to the youth that "abides by the rules, accepts victory or defeat graciously, and helps the club and others".
3rd Annual OLA Golf Tournament in honor of Mike Siraco
The Annual Mike Siraco golf tournament in support of the Knights of Columbus of Lynnfield OLA Scholarship fund in honor of longtime member, Mike Siraco will be held on Wednesday June 22nd at 9:00 AM at the Gannon Golf course in Lynn. The Mike Siraco Award is given every year to a special OLA student whose involvement in community projects and outreach touches the lives of many. Please return the attached Registration Form to Our Lady of the Assumption school office with checks made out to OLA School by June 10. The cost is $150 per golfer or $35 for those who would just like to join us for dinner.
Congrats to Our OLA Snowboarder Champs!
Sixth grader Amy Hatfield and fifth grader Sofia Stasinos competed at the USASA Snowboard Nationals held at Copper Mountain in Colorado from April 1st to 8th. They are teammates with the Maine Mountain Series which is one of 31 series from all over the country and qualified through USASA sanctioned events that took place in the 2015/2016 season. Amy competed in Slalom where she took Gold for the Menehune age group (10-11 year old girls) on Sunday, 4th in boardercross and Silver in the Giant Slalom, the last event held on Thursday. Sofia, also a Menehune competed in slalom (14th), slopestyle (17th) and boardercross where she finished 25th. Sofia finished out the competition with a tenth place finish in Giant Slalom.
OLA Students on a Second Apple Field Trip!
Sixth graders from Our Lady of the Assumption School took a field trip on April 8 – to the Apple Store inside the Northshore Mall. This is the second class to participate in the Apple Technology Camp experience.
Two sixth grade classes each received 90 minutes of instruction from Apple education specialists, enabling them to see first-hand how technology can add value to their science projects they’re currently working on in the classroom.
OLA Students on an Apple Field Trip!
Fourth graders from Our Lady of the Assumption School took a field trip on Jan 29 – to the Apple Store inside the Northshore Mall. It’s all part of Apple Technology Camp Field Trips - a free program of workshops run at Apple stores to help students understand how newly developed applications can enhance the educational experience.
Two fourth grade classes each received 90 minutes of instruction from Apple education specialists, enabling them to see first-hand how technology can add value to database projects they’re currently working on in the classroom.
OLA Is Now Enrolling For All Grades!
Shriners Pull-Tab Donations
Troop 65192 would like to let you know that the Pull-Tab collection program for this school year has begun! Last year, our numbers were over 100 pounds of pull tabs, Shriners was overwhelmed with our donations. Let’s do it again this year!
Additionally, Troop 65192 worked very hard on the Breast Cancer awareness fundraiser making the posters, pencils, bracelets, necklaces, and selling the cupcakes at lunch raising $430 to donate to this fundraiser. The girls also spent much of their free time and money earned form the Girl Scout cookie sales also donate to this cause.
Benjamin "Sonny" Tropeano Memorial Garden
As some of you may know, a former OLA student Benjamin "Sonny" Tropeano passed away suddenly this summer. He attended preschool and kindergarten at OLA. Andrew Walton, an OLA parishioner and senior at Essex Tech is working on his Eagle Scout Project for his troop (Troop 48 of Lynnfield). He is planning to create a Memorial Garden in front of the OLA School around the statue of the Blessed Mother in Sonny's memory. The plan will be to clean up the area around the statue and extend the flower garden on the left and right of the Blessed Mother. As part of the Eagle Scout project, Andrew has to raise funds to complete the garden. If you would like to make a donation, you can mail a check to the OLA Rectory, 17 Grove St, Lynnfield, MA 01940 directed to OLA Memorial Garden Project.
Knights of Columbus - Lynnfield
KOC function hall is now open for OLA family functions: Birthdays, Christenings, First Communion and Confirmation Parties, Graduation, Anniversaries, Sport Banquets and more.
The hall can seat up to 80 adults.
Please mail this flyer with name, contact information, and date of function. Or call for Reservation.
OLA's Billboard Advertisement
OLA Also Has a Facebook Page and Twitter Account!
Be sure to visit the OLA Facebook page to click a "like OLA! This will increase publicity to enhance marketing the OLA experience.
Follow OLA on Twitter by adding @OLAEagles to your Twitter account. Look forward to informative tweets to be posted shortly!
OLA Recycle Fundraiser
Join the OLA Community and Terracycle to "upcycle" household items that are otherwise seen as trash! Check out this flyer for more information on the brigades that OLA is participating in this year to earn cash.
Items may be dropped off in the cafeteria at the Terracycle Brigade bins and check out Terracycle's FB page at https://www.facebook.com/#!/TerraCycle
Shop with Scrip and earn Tuition Credit
The Shop with Scrip program starts back up Monday, September 9th. Orders are placed each Monday at 9:00 am for delivery of cards on Friday of the same week. Tuition credit is calculated based on 50% of the rebate amount issued to the school by each vendor and issued for the following year.
Please consider using this program for your everyday purchases to support the school while reducing your overall expense. For more details, visit the Shop with Scrip page of our website.