Archive for the 'Extracurricular Activites' Category

OLQA Sports Teams

New school year, new sports season!  For Fall 2017, the OLQA sports teams are being led by our new Athletic Director, Coach B.  Boys flag football and girls volleyball teams compete in the toughest divisions of the Parochial Athletic League.  Thank you athletes and coaches for all your hard work to represent OLQA! Hope to […]

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St. Patrick’s Day Celebration

The OLQA School celebrated St. Patrick’s Day with a special mass in the morning presided by Father Kerry.  Green-dressing students and faculty then enjoyed windpipe performance and music chair competition.  The Cocchi family generously donated delicious gelato for all to enjoy – what a treat!  Thank you to PSA Spirit Chair Jenny Bartz for planning and […]

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Variety Show

Smashing performances were showcased in this year’s talent show on February 17 inside of the Parish Hall.  Directed by Mrs. Custer and Ms. Dillon, our students shared many of their talents including dancing, singing, piano-playing, hula-hooping and stand-up comedy.  Bravo to all the performers!

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Fourth Grade Retreat

On October 11, our fourth grade students spent a day at the Sacred Heart Retreat Center in Santa Ana to learn about the vocation of serving God.  They heard the Sisters’ personal stories of finding and responding to God’s call.  Father Brandon gave a service during which he shared his own journey of coming to serve God.  Students also played […]

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Halloween Celebration

A great, fun celebration took place at the OLQA School on Halloween.  PSA Enrichment Chairs Amy Chung, Vivian Schroeder and School Spirit Chair, Jenny Bartz, along with many other volunteers worked long hours to ensure it was a fun and safe day for all. Balloons and blow-up stations were placed around the school to create […]

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Save the Date for the Harvest Celebration

In lieu of the annual auction, the PSA is hosting a community building celebration co-chaired by Amy Denoon, Amy Macedo and Amy Williams.  The event features an open bar, heavy appetizers, live auction, fundraising games, DJ, live music, dance and more.   Hope to see you there!

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First Holy Communion

First Holy Communion was celebrated with our second graders and parish children on the first two weekends in May. The joy radiating from the children on this special occasion was touching. The parents’ loving participation in this Sacrament made this family event a true celebration for our parish community. Everyone at the Masses experienced the […]

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8th Grade in Washington D.C.

Our Eighth Graders visited our nation’s capital along with Fr. Charles,  Mrs. Fedak, Mrs. Moore, and Mr. Bergeron. Our students toured many of the capital’s historic sites including Mount Vernon, Annapolis, Capitol Hill,  Arlington National Cemetery and The White House.  Four of our students had the privilege of laying the wreath at the tomb of the […]

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8th Grade and Seniors Luncheon

The Eighth Grade class hosted a special luncheon for our Senior friends at OLQA. During the past year these Eighth Grade students and Senior friends became pen pals exchanging letters and learning about each other . For the luncheon, the students baked apple pies and Irish soda bread, and made potato soup for their guests. The […]

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Detention! The Musical

Our parish Children’s Choir presented their annual musical on Friday, April 22 in the Parish Hall.  This year’s event, Detention! The Musical was created for OLQA by our own dynamic team of Barbara Brennan and Michael Upward.  It was a delightful event for all ages  as our talented young parishioners, many of them OLQA students, told the story […]

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