Welcome to Oak Mountain's Lower School
Happy New Year! We hope everyone enjoyed a wonderful Christmas and New Year. Welcome back to the Mountain. I hope this new year brings good health, peace, and contentment.
There are many exciting events coming up in the next few weeks. Please check the calendar and your child's folder regularly to stay updated. Here is a sample of what's to come:
ReadER program: Please send your gently used children's books to school by Jan. 5. These books will be donated to Tanner Medical to be used in their ReadER program, where books will be available in the ER waiting room while children are waiting.
Homecoming: Homecoming is Saturday, January 13. Please check the school calendar for game times. Here are the themes to show school spirit next week:
Monday: Ball Out- dress in your favorite college team. Tuesday: Rock Out- Dress as your favorite rock star. Wednesday: Freak Out- also known as Tacky Day. Thursday: Far Out-dress up like you are from outer space. Friday: OMA Spirit Day
STEAM Night: Please join us in the gym on Thursday, January 18, from 5:00-7:00 PM. There will be a variety of stations set up for students and their families to experience.
Boosterthon Fun Run: Jan. 19. This is an exciting fundraising venture led by Brandy Carlile. Please understand that our desire is for students to get sponsors other than their parents. Information about htis event will be sent out very soon.
Career Day: We will offer Career Day in the gym for students in grades 5-8. If you are interested in sharing your career with our students please contact Delisa Gledhill ASAP at firstname.lastname@example.org. Teachers in younger grades will offer an alternative for their Career Day. You will be receiving information from your child's teacher about what they will be doing.
Hall of Presidents: All are welcome to join 3rd Grade's Hall of Presidents on Wednesday, February 21, from 8:15-9:30. Each 3rd grade student selects a president to research, then they dress up like that president and share what they learned. They have worked very hard on this, and you won't want to miss it!
We have eggs for sale! Please contact Mrs. Gledhill for your fresh eggs (email@example.com).
Have you ordered your yearbook? Yearbooks are on sale NOW!