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Red Ribbon Week

RED RIBBON WEEK – October 26 – 29  Monday: “I Pledge To Be Drug Free” At morning assembly all students will pledge to be drug free and will sign their name during the day on the Drug Free Banner.  Each class can come down to the banner throughout the day to have each child sign their […]

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Barrels of Giving – Second Harvest Food Bank Food Drive

Many thanks to the students and families that donated needed food for the Second Harvest Food Bank food drive.  The generosity was overwhelming as not one, not two, but SEVEN barrels were filled with food along with boxes and boxes! A big shout out to our Catholic Programs Co-Chairs, Amy Ivey and Keri O’Melveny for coordinating […]

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Save the Date – Annual School Auction 2016

            OLQA School Auction 2016 January 30, 2016 ~ Island Hotel, Newport Beach Don’t miss our OLQA’s annual auction fundraiser!  This event helps to support the many programs that impact our children’s education in academics, technology, the arts, spiritual development and sports. Underwriting packets were sent out so please consider […]

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Birthday Celebration for the Blessed Virgin Mary

Heartfelt thanks to our students for bringing the Blessed Mother flowers on her birthday, September 8th! Thank you to Keri O’Melveny and Amy Ivey, our PSA Chairpersons of Catholic Programs for organizing this beautiful and meaningful way to honor Mary.  Blessed Mother Mary is a source of strength and comfort for all of us and […]

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Welcome Back Luncheon for OLQA Teachers and Staff

On Friday, September 4th, our wonderful teachers and staff were hosted to a Harvest Luncheon welcoming them back to the new school year!  Hosted by Hospitality Co-Chairs Lisa Marie Costa and Valerie Clark, the luncheon featured a bountiful farm-fresh fare for all to enjoy! We love our teachers and staff at OLQA!

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2015 Golf Tournament was “On Par”

This year’s annual Golf Tournament was a great success!  A a bright, sunny day on May 7th was filled with great OLQA community spirit as golfers and volunteers enjoyed the beautiful venue at Strawberry Farms Golf Course.  Many thanks are extended to Dru Fanticola, our Chairperson, and Lori Swastek, Volunteer Coordinator,  and their committee for […]

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Mardi Gras School Auction a Success!

Thank you to the 2014-2015 Auction Co-Chairs, Beth Hopkins and Jennifer Carey and their entire team of volunteers!  OLQA’s  annual gala auction for the 2014-2015 school year – History in our Hearts….The Future in our Hands was a true success! The Mardi Gras themed event was held on February 7, 2015 at the beautiful Balboa Bay Club.  The […]

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St. Patrick’s Day 2015

Our annual St. Patrick’s Day celebration was a day of contests and green treats! It was an exciting day with fun balloons, decorations, lively music, musical chairs and a cake raffle! Thank you to our room moms and volunteers who served frozen green yogurt. A big thank you to Mrs. James for making this day […]

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Catholic Schools Week 2015

Catholic Schools Week is a joint effort of the National Catholic Education Association, NCEA, and the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops. Over the last few years, Catholic schools across our nation have focused on making a world of difference. Together with more than 2.6 million other students across the nation, we wish to extend our […]

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Open House 2015

As the official kick off for Catholic Schools Week, our school Open House was held Sunday, January 25th.  All school families were invited to attend the 8:30 am Mass where students proudly wore their uniforms and 8th graders served as Ambassadors.  Immediately following Mass, coffee and donuts were served in the school Jr. High Courtyard […]

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