Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 Morning Announcements

OUR LADY ACADEMY MORNING ANNOUNCEMENTS
Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Good Morning OLA!  Today is Wednesday, November 29, 2017.  Please stand for prayer. 

Morning Offering and Special Intentions:
Let us continue to pray for Maci Clarke, Mrs. Bennett, and their families.   
We also pray for the students and faculty of OLA, As we Pray:
Almighty God We give you our school.  We give you all the teachers and staff who work here,
We give you all the students who study here.  We pray our school would be place of great discovery, adventure and creativity.  May it be a place where we love to learn and where we learn to love, a place where everyone is respected and all are deeply valued.  We ask all this through Jesus Christ our Lord.  Amen.

Please remain standing for the Pledge:
I pledge Allegiance to the flag of the United States of America and to the Republic for which is stands, one nation, under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

OLA Sports this Week:
Thursday: Middle School Basketball vs PRC at home at 4:00, Middle School Soccer at North Gulfport at 5:30.
Friday: Varsity Basketball at Long Beach at 6:00, Varsity Soccer vs Hahnville at Gulfport Sportsplex at 5:00 on field 4.
Saturday: Varsity Soccer vs Stone at Gulfport Sportsplex at 8:45 on field 4, then at 2:30 vs Mandeville on field 3, Varsity Basketball at Home vs Vancleave at 2:00.

IMPORTANT MESSAGES
CAC has short sleeve t-shirts for sale, please see Mrs. Cuevas or Sarah Deano to purchase your t-shirts. 

Quiz Bowl meeting on Friday at 8:00 a.m. in Mrs. St. Mary’s room.

TOY DRIVE--- We are collecting toys for the foster kids of Hancock County until Friday, please bring UNWRAPPED gift to Mrs. Cuevas's room 17 ASAP. 

The OLA Interact Club will be extending the deadline for the pet drive!  Donations of pet food, treats, toys, cat litter, newspaper, paper towels, bleach, or dawn dish soap would be appreciated! The grade that brings in the most will receive a hot chocolate party at lunch.

Make-A-Wish Fundraising
OLA is participating in fundraising for the Make-A-Wish foundation. We are selling stars for $1.00 each. The stars will be placed on your grade's paper Christmas tree located in McCauley Hall. The challenge is on...which grade is going to purchase the most stars???   Purchase your stars from the school office.


That’s all from WOLA, Have a Great Day!

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 Morning Announcements

OUR LADY ACADEMY MORNING ANNOUNCEMENTS
Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Good Morning OLA!  Today is Tuesday, November 28, 2017.  Please stand for prayer. 

Morning Offering and Special Intentions:
Let us continue to pray for Maci Clarke, Mrs. Bennett, and their families.   As we Pray:
Almighty God We give you our school.  We give you all the teachers and staff who work here,
We give you all the students who study here.  We pray our school would be place of great discovery, adventure and creativity.  May it be a place where we love to learn and where we learn to love, a place where everyone is respected and all are deeply valued.  We ask all this through Jesus Christ our Lord.  Amen.

Please remain standing for the Pledge:
I pledge Allegiance to the flag of the United States of America and to the Republic for which is stands, one nation, under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

Birthdays
Celebrating their birthday today is Macy Pigott.  Happy Birthday Macy!

OLA Sports this Week:
Congratulations to the OLA Middle School Soccer team for their overtime win last night over Long Beach 1-0. The only goal coming from Ava McArthur with Lexie Ladner having a shut out in the goal. Great job ladies!

Today: Varsity Basketball at Vancleave at 5:00.  The varsity team will be checking out at 3:00 today.
Thursday: Middle School Basketball at home vs PRC at 4:00, Middle School Soccer at North Gulfport at 5:30
Friday: Varsity Basketball at Long Beach at 6:00, Varsity Soccer at Gulfport Sportsplex at 5:00 vs Hahnville on field 4
Saturday: Varsity Soccer at Gulfport Sportsplex at 8:45 vs Stone on field 4, then at 2:30 vs Mandeville on field 3, Varsity Basketball at Home vs Vancleave at 2:00

IMPORTANT MESSAGES
CAC still has short sleeve t-shirts for sale.  We are sold out of Large but have all other sizes.   One for $15 or two for $20.   This would make a great Christmas gift.  See Mrs. Cuevas or Sarah Deano to purchase one or two or 10. 

TOY DRIVE--- We are collecting toys for the foster kids of Hancock County until Friday. Don't delay, these kids may not have Christmas without our help.  Kids range from 0-17 so any gift will be great or gift cards to anywhere not just Walmart.  Please bring UNWRAPPED gift to room 17 (Mrs. Cuevas's room) by FRIDAY

The OLA Interact Club will be extending the deadline for the pet drive!  Donations of pet food, treats, toys, cat litter, newspaper, paper towels, bleach, or dawn dish soap would be appreciated! The grade that brings in the most will receive a hot chocolate party at lunch.

Mississippi Governor's School is a 2-week intensive residential summer program for rising juniors and seniors who have demonstrated exceptional ability and achievement in their studies and who show high intellectual, creative, and leadership potential. Applications are due for the priority application deadline no later than December 15, 2017. The final application deadline is January 26, 2018. Completed applications must be in prior to the extended deadline in order to be considered for the program. Program Dates for 2018 are June 4 - 16. Interested students wishing to verify if they meet qualifications should see Mrs. Gelpi in the Guidance Department.

Students, please remember to check the table under the office window in the main hallway for lost and found items.


That’s all from WOLA, Have a Great Day!

Monday, November 27, 2017

Monday, November 27, 2017 Morning Announcements

OUR LADY ACADEMY MORNING ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday, November 27, 2017

Good Morning OLA!   Today is Monday, November 27, 2017.  Please stand for prayer. 

Morning Offering and Special Intentions:
Let us continue to pray for Maci Clarke, Mrs. Bennett, and their families.   
As we Pray:  Lord, May all that we do this day, from morning until night, begin with your inspiration, and continue with your powerful help.  May our work this day be rooted in love and mercy, that we might love you,
and love our neighbors, as perfectly as you love us. We ask this through our Lord Jesus Christ. Amen

Please remain standing for the Pledge:
I pledge Allegiance to the flag of the United States of America and to the Republic for which is stands, one nation, under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

OLA Sports this Week:
Today: Middle School Soccer at home vs Long Beach at 5:30, this is their last home game.  Varsity and JV soccer practice will end at 5:00 today.
Middle School Basketball at home vs Bay at 4:00. 
Tuesday: Varsity Basketball at Vancleave at 5:00
Thursday: Middle School Basketball at home vs PRC at 4:00, Middle School Soccer at North Gulfport at 5:30
Friday: Varsity Basketball at Long Beach at 6:00, Varsity Soccer at Gulfport Sportsplex at 5:00 vs Hahnville on field 4
Saturday: Varsity Soccer at Gulfport Sportsplex at 8:45 vs Stone on field 4, then at 2:30 vs Mandeville on field 3, Varsity Basketball at Home vs Vancleave at 2:00

IMPORTANT MESSAGES
The annual Christmas party for the kids in foster care is around the corner.  We will collect toys or gift cards to Walmart until December 1st.  The gifts should be UNWRAPPED and brought to Mrs. Cuevas's room.  

Mass Tomorrow
Tomorrow, Tuesday, November 28th is a School Mass, all students should wear their oxford shirts.  Mass will start at 10:00 a.m.  As always, parents are invited to attend.


That’s all from WOLA, Have a Great Day!

Friday, November 17, 2017 Morning Announcements

OUR LADY ACADEMY MORNING ANNOUNCEMENTS
Friday, November 17, 2017

Good Morning OLA!   Today is Friday, November 17, 2017.  Please stand for prayer. 

Morning Offering and Special Intentions:
Let us continue to pray for Maci Clarke, Mrs. Bennett, and their families.   As we Pray:  Dear Saint Anthony, your prayers obtained miracles during your lifetime. You still seem to move at ease in the realm of minor and major miracles. Saint Anthony, Performer of Miracles, please obtain for me the blessings God holds in reserve for those who serve Him. Pray that I may be worthy of the promises my Lord Jesus attaches to confident prayer.

Special Message from Mrs. Bennett:  "During this special time of Thanksgiving, Mrs. Bennett and her husband, Donnie, would like to thank Our Lady Academy for the prayers offered up each morning on their behalf. The moment she hears this on tv each day, it warms her heart and helps her to get through some difficult days. Mrs. Bartels says that OLA prayers are strong, and she is definitely correct, because we feel your prayers, and they are working! Thank you for being here for us. Happy Thanksgiving."

Please remain standing for the Pledge:
I pledge Allegiance to the flag of the United States of America and to the Republic for which is stands, one nation, under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

Birthdays
Celebrating Birthdays today are Sofie Talazac and Sarah Boudreaux.  Celebrating Birthdays over the Thanksgiving Holidays are Elizabeth Elkins, Abby McGehee, Amelie Clark, Brooklyn Ladner, Elena Lucore, Ms. Lisa Clark and Lauren Kalom.  

OLA Sports this Week:
Congratulations to the OLA middle school soccer team on their win last night over Hancock 3-0. With goals by Avery Matheson, and 2 by Olivia Tartavoulle. Lexie Ladner had a shut out in the goal. Great job ladies.

Today: Varsity Soccer at Biloxi at 5:30 with SSC to follow. 

IMPORTANT MESSAGES
Mississippi Governor's School is a 2-week intensive residential summer program for rising juniors and seniors who have demonstrated exceptional ability and achievement in their studies and who show high intellectual, creative, and leadership potential. Applications are due for the priority application deadline no later than December 15, 2017. The final application deadline is January 26, 2018. Completed applications must be in prior to the extended deadline in order to be considered for the program. 
Program Dates for 2018 are June 4 - 16. Interested students wishing to verify if they meet qualifications should see Mrs. Gelpi in the Guidance Department.

October Rewards TODAY at LUNCH, eligible students will receive a free ice cream during lunch. 

Hancock County needs us.  Once again, the annual Christmas party for the kids in foster care is around the corner.  We will collect toys or gift cards to Walmart until December 1st.  The gifts should be UNWRAPPED and brought to Mrs. Cuevas's room.  

OLA’s Interact Club will be hosting a pet drive for the Humane Society this week, Collection Boxes will be located in Mrs. Carter's classroom.

College Recruiters
Today - Ole Miss @SSC

The Robotics Club will be selling Pop Brothers Popsicles during lunch, cost is $5.00.  Please support our Robotics Club by buying a Popsicle!

Hospitality Sisterhood, The Operation Christmas Child boxes must be in by today
7th grade: for a 2-4 yr. old girl;
8th grade:  for a 2-4 yr old boy;
9th grade:  for a 5-9 yr old girl;
10th grade:  for a 5-9 yr old boy;
11th grade:  for a 10-14 yr old girl;
12th grade:  for a 10-14 yr old boy.
Please do not forget them.

The 7th and 11th grade classes won the Campus Ministry Food Drive!  Donuts will be served the Monday we get back from Thanksgiving.

Please check the table under the office window.  All items will be remove at 9:30 this morning.


That’s all from WOLA, Have a Great Day!

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Thursday, November 16, 2017 Morning Announcements

OUR LADY ACADEMY MORNING ANNOUNCEMENTS
Thursday, November 16, 2017

Good Morning OLA!   Today is Thursday, November 16, 2017.  Please stand for prayer. 

Morning Offering and Special Intentions:
Let us continue to pray for Maci Clarke, Mrs. Bennett, and their families.   As we Pray:  Most Holy and Adorable Trinity, one God in three Persons, I firmly believe that You are here present; I adore You with the most profound humility; I praise You and give You thanks with all my heart for the favors You have bestowed on me. Your Goodness has brought me safely to the beginning of this day. Behold, O Lord, I offer You my whole being and in particular all my thoughts, words and actions, together with such crosses and contradictions as I may meet with in the course of this day. Give them, O Lord, Your blessing; may Your divine Love animate them and may they tend to the greater honor and glory of Your Sovereign Majesty. Amen.

Please remain standing for the Pledge:
I pledge Allegiance to the flag of the United States of America and to the Republic for which is stands, one nation, under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

OLA Sports this Week:
Today: Varsity Basketball at the St Patrick tournament, Middle School Basketball at home vs Pass Christian at 5:00, Junior High Soccer at Hancock at 5:30.
Friday: Varsity Soccer at Biloxi at 5:30 with SSC to follow. 

IMPORTANT MESSAGES
Mississippi Governor's School is a 2-week intensive residential summer program for rising juniors and seniors who have demonstrated exceptional ability and achievement in their studies and who show high intellectual, creative, and leadership potential. Applications are due for the priority application deadline no later than December 15, 2017. The final application deadline is January 26, 2018. Completed applications must be in prior to the extended deadline in order to be considered for the program. 
Program Dates for 2018 are June 4 - 16. Interested students wishing to verify if they meet qualifications should see Mrs. Gelpi in the Guidance Department.

Extra Extra Read all about it!   The CAC Free Dress has been moved up to Friday.  So if you have not bought your t-shirt, time is running out.    You will be able to wear the NEW CAC t-shirt with your school skirt and school socks/shoes on FRIDAY NOVEMBER 17th.  $15 for SHORT SLEEVE AND $20 for LONG SLEEVE
You can purchase your t-shirt during both lunch periods, after school or Friday before school in Mrs. Cuevas's room.   1st Lunch can purchase your T-Shirt from Mrs. Cranford in the commons.    DON’T DELAY

October Rewards TOMORROW, eligible students will receive a free ice cream during lunch.  You must check this list BEFORE the end of the day today, see Mrs. Hinson if you think you name was left off by mistake.

Hancock County needs us.  Once again, the annual Christmas party for the kids in foster care is around the corner.  We will collect toys or gift cards to Walmart until December 1st.  The gifts should be UNWRAPPED and brought to Mrs. Cuevas's room.  

QUIZ BOWL MEETING TOMORROW, NOVEMBER 17 AT 8AM IN MRS. ST. MARY'S ROOM.

OLA’s Interact Club will be hosting a pet drive for the Humane Society this week, Collection Boxes will be located in Mrs. Carter's classroom.
  
College Recruiters
Today - Lynn University @SSC
Friday, Nov 17th - Ole Miss @SSC

Seniors/6th Grade Lock-in Team Members: there will be lock-in planning meetings today during lunch.  Please grab your lunch and meet in the Art Room.

The Robotics Club will be selling Pop Brothers Popsicles during lunch, cost is $5.00.  Please support our Robotics Club by buying a Popsicle!

Hospitality Sisterhood, The Operation Christmas Child boxes must be in by this Friday
7th grade: for a 2-4 yr. old girl;
8th grade:  for a 2-4 yr old boy;
9th grade:  for a 5-9 yr old girl;
10th grade:  for a 5-9 yr old boy;
11th grade:  for a 10-14 yr old girl;
12th grade:  for a 10-14 yr old boy.
Please do not forget them.


That’s all from WOLA, Have a Great Day!

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 Morning Announcements

OUR LADY ACADEMY MORNING ANNOUNCEMENTS
Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Good Morning OLA!   Today is Wednesday, November 15, 2017.  Please stand for prayer. 

Morning Offering and Special Intentions:
Let us continue to pray for Maci Clarke, Mrs. Bennett, and their families.   As we Pray:   Breathe into me, Holy Spirit, that my thoughts may all be holy. Move in me, Holy Spirit, that my work, too, may be holy. Attract my heart, Holy Spirit, that I may love only what is holy. Strengthen me, Holy Spirit, that I may defend all that is holy. Protect me, Holy Spirit, that I may always be holy.

Please remain standing for the Pledge:
I pledge Allegiance to the flag of the United States of America and to the Republic for which is stands, one nation, under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

Birthdays
Celebrating their Birthdays today are Sierra McArthur and Anna Schmidt.  Happy Birthday Sierra and Anna!

OLA Sports this Week:
Thursday: Varsity Basketball at the St Patrick tournament, Middle School Basketball at home vs Pass Christian at 5:00, Junior High Soccer at Hancock at 5:30.
Friday: Varsity Soccer at Biloxi at 5:30 with SSC to follow. 

IMPORTANT MESSAGES
Mississippi Governor's School is a 2-week intensive residential summer program for rising juniors and seniors who have demonstrated exceptional ability and achievement in their studies and who show high intellectual, creative, and leadership potential. Applications are due for the priority application deadline no later than December 15, 2017. The final application deadline is January 26, 2018. Completed applications must be in prior to the extended deadline in order to be considered for the program. 
Program Dates for 2018 are June 4 - 16. Interested students wishing to verify if they meet qualifications should see Mrs. Gelpi in the Guidance Department.

PTO Meeting today at 6:00 p.m.  Students who parent attends the PTO meeting will receive a free cookie at lunch.

October Rewards this Friday, eligible students will receive a free ice cream during lunch.  You must check this list BEFORE Friday, see Mrs. Hinson if you think you name was left off by mistake.

Yearbook:  There will be an optional yearbook meeting before school tomorrow at 7:45 for any member with questions or needing help with the design program and their yearbook page assignment.  Remember, page deadline is Dec. 1.

Hospitality Sisterhood:  Don't forget to get your Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes into Ms. Ashley's room as soon as possible.  Deadline is today.

Hancock County needs us.  Once again, the annual Christmas party for the kids in foster care is around the corner.  We will collect toys or gift cards to Walmart until December 1st.  The gifts should be UNWRAPPED and brought to Mrs. Cuevas's room.  

QUIZ BOWL MEETING FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 17 AT 8AM IN MRS. ST. MARY'S ROOM.

OLA’s Interact Club will be hosting a pet drive for the Humane Society this week, Collection Boxes will be located in Mrs. Carter's classroom.

College Recruiters
Tomorrow - Lynn University @SSC
Friday, Nov 17th - Ole Miss @SSC

Seniors/6th Grade Lock-in Team Members: there will be lock-in planning meetings today and tomorrow during lunch.  Please grab your lunch and meet in the Art Room.

Campus Ministry will be hosting a food drive for the Saint Vincent de Paul Food Pantry.  Please bring in any nonperishable food items before the end of the day.  The class that brings the most food will receive donuts!

The Robotics Club will be selling Pop Brothers Popsicles during lunch, cost is $5.00.  Please support our Robotics Club by buying a Popsicle!

Hospitality Sisterhood, The Operation Christmas Child boxes must be in by this Friday
7th grade: for a 2-4 yr. old girl;
8th grade:  for a 2-4 yr old boy;
9th grade:  for a 5-9 yr old girl;
10th grade:  for a 5-9 yr old boy;
11th grade:  for a 10-14 yr old girl;
12th grade:  for a 10-14 yr old boy.
Please do not forget them.


That’s all from WOLA, Have a Great Day!

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 Morning Announcements

OUR LADY ACADEMY MORNING ANNOUNCEMENTS
Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Good Morning OLA!   Today is Tuesday, November 14, 2017.  Please stand for prayer. 

Morning Offering and Special Intentions:
Let us continue to pray for Maci Clarke, Mrs. Bennett, and their families.   As we Pray:   Loving Father, I stand before You in the midst of confusion and complexities of life. My future sometimes seems distant and unknown. Give me, O Lord, the vision to see the path You set before me. Grant me the courage to follow Your way, that through the gifts and talents You have given me, I may bring Your life and Your love to others. I ask this through Jesus, Your Son and my Brother.  Amen.

Please remain standing for the Pledge:
I pledge Allegiance to the flag of the United States of America and to the Republic for which is stands, one nation, under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

Birthdays
Celebrating their Birthday today Alice Ponte.  Happy Birthday Alice!

OLA Sports this Week:
Congratulations to the OLA Middle School Soccer team on their win last night over Central Middle School by a score of 7-0. With goals by Gabby Ferrill, Amy Pigott, Lexie Ladner, and 2 by Olivia Tartavoulle and Ava McArthur. Lexie Ladner had a shut out in the goal. 

Also congratulations to the OLA Middle School Basketball team for their win last night over Poplarville 30-16. With scoring by: Abby Whaley had 8 points , 9 rebounds, and 3 steals, Haley Cox had 6 points, Maria Schuyler had 4 points, Aennia Bridges had 4 points, Grace Bishop had 2 points, Jillian LaRosa had 2 points, Allie Gant had 2 points, and Ashton Aldermen had 2 points and 2 assists. Great job ladies. 

Soccer Parent Meeting TODAY at 5:00 at the Soccer Field.

Thursday: Varsity Basketball at the St Patrick tournament, Middle School Basketball at home vs Pass Christian at 5:00, Junior High Soccer at Hancock at 5:30.
Friday: Varsity Soccer at Biloxi at 5:30 with SSC to follow. 

IMPORTANT MESSAGES
PTO Meeting tomorrow (Wednesday, November 15th) at 6:00 p.m.  Students who parent attends the PTO meeting will receive a free cookie at lunch.

October Rewards this Friday:  Eligible students will receive a free ice cream during lunch.  To be eligible, students must have good attendance (only 1 absence due to a doctor’s appointment or funeral; with no discipline referrals).  Please check the list posted on the office window to see if you are eligible.  If you feel you were omitted by mistake, please see Mrs. Hinson during your break or lunch period.  You must check this list BEFORE Friday.

Yearbook:  There will be an optional yearbook meeting afterschool Today at 3:30 and before school on Thursday at 7:45 for any member with questions or needing help with the design program and their yearbook page assignment.  Remember, page deadline is Dec. 1.

Hospitality Sisterhood:  Don't forget to get your Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes into Ms. Ashley's room as soon as possible.  Deadline is Wednesday.
Hancock County needs us.  Once again, the annual Christmas party for the kids in foster care is around the corner.  December 3rd actually!   These children may not have a Christmas without our help.  We will be collecting toys for these children so share your blessings with those that are less fortunate.   We will collect toys beginning Monday but will continue to collect until December 1st.  All NEW toys are accepted for all ages 0-17.
If you would rather get a gift card to Walmart that is welcome too.  Keep the amount $25 or below so that everyone will be able to enjoy them.  We would rather have more gift cards for smaller amounts than a few for larger amounts.  Pair up with your friend and go in to get a bike, scooter, video game, or larger toy.  The gifts should be UNWRAPPED and brought to Mrs. Cuevas's room.  Thank you for your support.

QUIZ BOWL MEETING FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 17 AT 8AM IN MRS. ST.MARY'S ROOM.

OLA’s Interact Club will be hosting a pet drive for the Humane Society this week! They would be DOGgone happy if you brought in items such as: pet food, treats, toys, cat litter, newspaper, paper towels, bleach, or dawn dish soap! The grade that brings in the most will receive a hot chocolate bar at lunch.  Collection Boxes will be located in Mrs. Carter's classroom.

College Recruiters
Thursday, Nov 16th - Lynn University @SSC
Friday, Nov 17th - Ole Miss @SSC

Seniors/6th Grade Lock-in Team Members: there will be lock-in planning meetings on Wednesday and Thursday during lunch.  Please grab your lunch and meet in the Art Room.

Campus Ministry will be hosting a food drive for the Saint Vincent de Paul Food Pantry.  Please bring in any nonperishable food items before TOMORROW.  The class that brings the most food will receive donuts!

The Robotics Club will be selling Pop Brothers Popsicles during lunch, cost is $5.00.  Please support our Robotics Club by buying a Popsicle!

If you want to take your pumpkins home from the decorating contest, they are in the biology lab. If they are not picked up by today, they will be discarded. Also, congratulations to the Junior class for winning!


That’s all from WOLA, Have a Great Day!

Monday, November 13, 2017

Monday, November 13, 2017 Morning Announcements

OUR LADY ACADEMY MORNING ANNOUNCEMENTS
Monday, November 13, 2017

Good Morning OLA!   Today is Monday, November 13, 2017.  Please stand for prayer. 

Morning Offering and Special Intentions:
Let us continue to pray for Maci Clarke, Mrs. Bennett, and their families.   As we Pray:   Lord, may this day be Yours.  May my actions glorify You.  May my words flow from You.  May my spirit find rest within You. 
In Christ’s Name, Amen. 

Please remain standing for the Pledge:
I pledge Allegiance to the flag of the United States of America and to the Republic for which is stands, one nation, under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

Birthdays
Celebrating their Birthday today Madeline Willis.  Happy Birthday Maddie!

OLA Sports this Week
Congratulations to the OLA Varsity Soccer team on their play Saturday in the Laurel tournament. They beat Laurel 4-0 with goals by Olivia Gelpi, Allie Gant, Ashlyn Davis, and an own goal. They tied an outstanding Madison Central team 0-0. 

Also, Congratulations to the OLA junior high soccer team on their 4-0 win over St Martin. 3 goals by Ava McArthur, 1 goal by Olivia Tartavoulle and 29 total shots on goal.  Lexi Ladner had a shut out in the goal.

Great job ladies.

OLA Sports this Week:
Today: Junior High Soccer at home vs Central at 5:30 with SSC to follow, Middle School Basketball at home vs Poplarville at 4:00 with two SSC games to follow. 
Tuesday: Varsity Basketball at the St Patrick tournament. 
Thursday: Varsity Basketball at the St Patrick tournament, Middle School Basketball at home vs Pass Christian at 5:00, Junior High Soccer at Hancock at 5:30.
Friday: Varsity Soccer at Biloxi at 5:30 with SSC to follow. 
There is no JV/ Varsity soccer practice on TODAY.

IMPORTANT MESSAGES
Another great Youth Legislature in the books.  Congratulations Ashley, Brooke, Avery, Emily and Megan for getting your bills signed into law.   Congratulations Brooke Raziano for being recognized as an outstanding Representative.    Lastly, Crescents you can be proud of Lydia Cates and Anna Denette who represented OLA well as presiding officers.

HYLA Jr. High Interviews will be held on today, starting at 8:30 a.m.  We will be calling two students at a time to report to the office for their interview.

Domino’s Pizza will provide a Free Pizza Party for the Class that raises the most money for St. Jude.  Class Presidents from each grade, please stop by the office to see Mrs. Hinson for more details.

Hospitality Sisterhood:  Don't forget to get your Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes into Ms. Ashley's room as soon as possible.  Deadline is Wednesday.

QUIZ BOWL MEETING FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 17 AT 8AM IN MRS. ST.MARY'S ROOM.

Yearbook:  There will be an optional yearbook meeting afterschool on Tuesday at 3:30 and before school on Thursday at 7:45 for any member with questions or needing help with the design program and their yearbook page assignment.  Remember, page deadline is Dec. 1.

OLA’s Interact Club will be hosting a pet drive for the Humane Society this week! They would be DOGgone happy if you brought in items such as: pet food, treats, toys, cat litter, newspaper, paper towels, bleach, or dawn dish soap! The grade that brings in the most will receive a hot chocolate bar at lunch.  Collection Boxes will be located in Mrs. Carter's classroom.

College Recruiters
Thursday, Nov 16th - Lynn University @SSC
Friday, Nov 17th - Ole Miss @SSC

Seniors/6th Grade Lock-in Team Members: there will be lock-in planning meetings on Wednesday and Thursday during lunch.  Please grab your lunch and meet in the Art Room.

Campus Ministry will be hosting a food drive for the Saint Vincent de Paul Food Pantry.  Please bring in any nonperishable food items before Wednesday.  The class that brings the most food will receive donuts!

The Robotics Club will be selling Pop Brothers Popsicles during lunch, cost is $5.00.  Please support our Robotics Club by buying a Popsicle!

Reminder to all students:  If you are having lunch or any other item dropped-off to you at school, parent MUST check-in through the office.  Items cannot be taken straight to the courtyard or to the commons and given to student. 


That’s all from WOLA, Have a Great Day!

Friday, November 10, 2017

Friday, November 10, 2017 Morning Announcements

OUR LADY ACADEMY MORNING ANNOUNCEMENTS
Friday, November 10, 2017

Good Morning OLA!   Today is Friday, November 10, 2017.  Please stand for prayer. 

Morning Offering and Special Intentions:
Let us continue to pray for Maci Clarke, Mrs. Bennett, and their families.   As we Pray:  Lord,   May all that we do this day, from morning until night, begin with your inspiration, and continue with your powerful help.  May our work this day be rooted in love and mercy, so that we might love you, and love our neighbors, as perfectly as you love us.  We ask this through our Lord Jesus Christ. Amen.

Please remain standing for the Pledge:
I pledge Allegiance to the flag of the United States of America and to the Republic for which is stands, one nation, under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

Birthdays
Celebrating Birthdays today are Briann Knight, Cara Scarborough, Madelyn Amacker and Rylee McCaffrey.  Celebrating Birthdays this weekend are Olivia Breisacher and Alma Hearin.  Happy Birthday to ALL!

OLA Sports this Week
Congratulations to the OLA Basketball team for their 41-40 win over CCA. Victoria Wolf had 16 points and 6 steals, Isabel Wolf 13 points, Cali Reinhart 6 points,  Samantha Arcana 6 points ,  great defense by Melissa Gremillion, Katelyn Casey and Hunter Grimes,  Sophia Schuyler had two assists and Hanna Dawley and Kati Albright battled in the paint.  We were 11 of 15 from the free throw line.   Great job ladies.

Congratulations to the OLA junior high soccer team on their 4-0 win over St Martin. 3 goals by Ava McArthur, 1 goal by Olivia Tartavoulle. 29 total shots on goal.  Lexi Ladner had a shut out in the goal.

Today: Varsity and JV Soccer at Ocean Springs at 6:00/7:30
Saturday: JV and Varsity Soccer at the Laurel Tournament, Varsity plays at 3:15 and 5:45 and JV plays at 4:30, Middle School Basketball at the Vancleave tournament at 11:00/12:00.

IMPORTANT MESSAGES
Reminder to all students:  If you are having lunch or any other item dropped-off to you at school, parent MUST check-in through the office.  Items cannot be taken straight to the courtyard or to the commons and given to student. 

HYLA Jr. High Interviews will be held on Monday, November 13th, starting at 8:30 a.m.  We will be calling two students at a time to report to the office for their interview.

Domino’s Pizza will provide a Free Pizza Party for the Class that raises the most money for St. Jude.  Class Presidents from each grade, please stop by the office to see Mrs. Hinson for more details.

Hospitality Sisterhood:  Don't forget to get your Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes into Ms. Ashley's room as soon as possible.  Deadline is next Wednesday.

College Recruiters
Nov 16th - Lynn University @SSC
Nov 17th - Ole Miss @SSC

Campus Ministry will be hosting a food drive for the Saint Vincent de Paul Food Pantry.  Please bring in any nonperishable food items through November 15th.  The class that brings the most food will receive donuts!

The Interact Club is hosting a pet drive for the Humane Society next week starting Monday the 13th to Friday the 17th,   The class who collects the most pet supplies will get a hot chocolate bar at lunch. The most needed items for the shelter are cleaning supplies such as bleach and paper towels, newspaper, treats that are not rawhide, food, and toys. Collection Boxes will be located in Mrs. Carter's classroom.

The Robotics Club will be selling Pop Brothers Popsicles during 4th and 5th period lunches.  Cost is $5.00, please support our Robotics Club by buying a Popsicle!

School Mass
"Mass Day" next Tuesday, November 14th, all students should wear their oxford shirts.  Mass will start at 10:00 a.m.  As always, parents are invited to attend.


That’s all from WOLA, Have a Great Day!

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Thursday, November 9, 2017 Morning Announcements

OUR LADY ACADEMY MORNING ANNOUNCEMENTS
Thursday, November 9, 2017

Good Morning OLA!   Today is Thursday, November 9, 2017.  Please stand for prayer. 

Morning Offering and Special Intentions:
Let us continue to pray for Maci Clarke, Mrs. Bennett, and their families.   As we Pray:  Our Father, Who art in heaven Hallowed be Thy Name; Thy kingdom come, Thy will be done, on earth as it is in heaven.  Give us this day our daily bread, and forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those who trespass against us; and lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil. Amen.

Please remain standing for the Pledge:
I pledge Allegiance to the flag of the United States of America and to the Republic for which is stands, one nation, under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

OLA Sports this Week
Today: Middle School Soccer at home vs St Martin at 5:30 with SSC to follow, Varsity basketball at the Long Beach Tournament at 5:00.
Friday: Varsity and JV Soccer at Ocean Springs at 6:00/7:30
Saturday: JV and Varsity Soccer at the Laurel Tournament, Varsity plays at 3:15 and 5:45 and JV plays at 4:30, Middle School Basketball at the Vancleave tournament at 11:00/12:00.

IMPORTANT MESSAGES
Hospitality Sisterhood:  Don't forget to get your Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes into Ms. Ashley's room as soon as possible.  Deadline is Nov 15.

College Recruiters
Mississippi College will be on the SSC campus today.
Nov 16th - Lynn University @SSC
Nov 17th - Ole Miss @SSC

Campus Ministry will be hosting a food drive for the Saint Vincent de Paul Food Pantry.  Please bring in any nonperishable food items through November 15th.  The class that brings the most food will receive donuts!

Sarah Deano will be selling CAC T-Shirts before school in room 17 Friday.  Some sizes are already sold out so don't delay.  We will be able to wear the CAC t-shirt on December 21 to school so don't be left out. 

The Red Cross Blood Drive is scheduled for today from 10 to 4.  Please sign up with Mrs. Cranford or online at redcrossblood.org.  Please ask your parents and friends to sign up.

The Complete ACT Math Course by Mike Gemelli will be held Monday through Thursday, November 27th to 30th.  See flyer in office window.           

The Robotics Club will be selling Pop Brothers Popsicles during 4th and 5th period lunches.  Cost is $5.00, please support our Robotics Club by buying a Popsicle!


That’s all from WOLA, Have a Great Day!