• Frank Zárate

Newsletter of May 28, 2021

Dear Parents,

8th grade graduation is tonight at 7pm, and our school year is quickly coming to a close. We continue to closely follow guidelines from the Archdiocese to see what COVID related changes are in store for next school year; I will keep you posted. Here at OLC this year, we prioritized the safety and security of our students to provide them with a high quality, faith-filled education in a stable learning environment. We had our challenges along the way, but overall the year was a success. Thank you for your support.

Students may come out of uniform for all 3-1/2 days next week: $3 donation, payable to their teacher or to the office.

Registration for the 2021-2022 school year is open. Refer a new family and we will waive your tuition for one month next school year (certain conditions apply).

Tuition rates for next school year reflect a 3% increase from this school year. Tuition 2021-22: 1 child = $5783; 2 children = $8935; 3 children = $11,742.

Please take advantage of the summer months to update or take your VIRTUS training so you can volunteer next year. Questions? Call or visit Ms. Avalos in the office.

The school supply list for next school year will be emailed to you within the next couple of weeks.

FACTS accounts: please update any changes on your accounts. If you are seeking financial aid for next year, make sure your FACTS application is completed.

Our summer office hours begin on Mon., June 14: Mon. - Thurs., from 8am - noon

Summer school dates are June 14 - July 15, Mon. - Thurs., from 8am - 2pm. Before and after care is available. Multi-child discounts are available. Call or visit us to register.

St. Laurence High School is hosting an advanced integrated math course for 8th graders (current 7th graders) beginning in the 2021-22 school year. Integrated math combines components of algebra, geometry and stats/ probability in one class. The freshman level class will allow 8th graders to earn high school level math credit at St. Laurence. 7th grade families are invited to learn more details and important dates at www.stlaurence.com/8thgrademath

Health records required for next school year:

Preschool Medical (physical) and dental examinations

Kindergarten Medical (physical), dental, and vision exams

2nd grade Dental exam

6th grade Medical (physical) and dental exams

New student Medical (physical) and dental exams

Important dates:

Monday, May 31: Memorial Day, no school

Thursday, June 3: last day for hot lunch; last day for Extended Care. The fee must be paid in person daily next week.

Thursday, June 3: School Mass for kindergarten, and grades 2, 3, and 6. Parents may attend.

Friday, June 4: last day of school; 11:30 dismissal

Friday, June 4: School Mass for grades 1, 4, 5, and 7. Parents may attend.

Yours in Christ,

Frank S. Zárate, Jr., Ed.D.


(708) 652-0262


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