March 2018 eNewsletter: Athletics

Athletics Update Basketball Novice: After a year hiatus,  Novice Basketball returned to learn, develop, and play basketball for the 2017-2018 season. The team consisted of 8 players who bonded quickly after their first game by scoring 26 points, but also unfortunately allowing 49 points.  Improvement was evident in every game they played through December and into… Read more »

Renaissance Faire 2018 Winners

Alchemy (Tie) Halle Wilson, Karel Gonzalez, Aimee Ramirez, Loren De Los Santos Olivia Bilodeaux, Jasmin Salem, Jordan Williams, Naya Spencer Globe Theater Anjali Paye, Coral Miner, Sarah Glick, Isabella Esparaza Fashion Ellie Kerr, Lola Diaz, Gracie Bradley Queen Elizabeth Anna Andreu, Lucia Ramirez, Luciana Lopez The Bubonic Plague Fiorella Hunter, Seney Larson Moreno, Anna Pingol,… Read more »

A Day of Infinite Love

By Shawn Hanley Love has been describes as, “an intense feeling of deep affection.” In other words, “love is what one feels. … Love should be seen not as a feeling but as an enacted emotion. To love is to feel and act lovingly.” AP Psychology students are studying how the human brain processes emotions… Read more »

Architects of Change Highlight: Women’s Symposium

Architects of Change Monthly Highlight: Women’s Symposium By Rivka Bent, Executive Assistant to the Head of School Modeled after Universities, OLP began an annual symposium, during Women’s History Month, to bring together the top women leaders across California and now the nation. The focus is to empower the next generation of women leaders to manage… Read more »

Week of February 26 – March 2

Dear Parents and Guardians,   This week, the school has returned to the usual buzz of a typical OLP school year. Sadly, the sounds of Spring Sing, that have filled the air for the past month, have subsided. Although in its simplistic description it is a 48-year tradition of a musical extravaganza, at its core… Read more »

Week of February 19-23

We Pray for Parkland, Florida O God of the Broken and Wounded, We barely know what to ask… It would seem as the death toll rises So goes our tolerance, our paralysis, Our uneasiness. Restore and revive our spirit this day! Strengthen our resolve To tend the wounded, To cradle the grieving, To comfort the… Read more »