Blessing of the Animals

Blessing of the Animals picWe are celebrating the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi on October 4th. The feast commemorates the life of St. Francis, who was born in the 12th century and is the Catholic Church’s patron saint of animals and the environment.  As such, join us for the Blessing of the Animals, celebrating the joy of God’s creatures, on Saturday, October 4th at 10:00 a.m. in the school parking lot.  Bring your pets, and have them receive a blessing from God.

National Junior Honor Society

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Membership to the National Junior Honor Society is one of the highest honors that can be awarded to a student.  This is the nation’s premier organization established to recognize outstanding middle level students.  More than just an honor roll, NJHS serves to honor those students who have demonstrated excellence in the areas of scholarship, leadership, service, citizenship and character.

Please read the below memorandum on eligibility.

NJHS Membership Letter Sept 2014

Just in: Lockers!

LockersAnother enhancement to Our Lady of Grace School this year, is the addition of lockers.  The 7th and 8th graders will have lockers…so come ready the first day of school and bring in a “Master Lock”. 

School administrators will teach the students how to manage the lockers, its contents, and time.

The goal is to introduce the lockers to the 6th graders during the 2nd trimester.