Category Archive: General News

Nov
04

Touchstone Crystal Holiday Fundraiser

Starting to think about holiday presents? There are so many lovely options in the Touchstone Cyrstal catalog to consider. This idea was inspired by the paw print necklace which just shouts OPS! All sales will generate the donation but to help you narrow down the choices we have highlighted a few gift-priced options in the …

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Nov
04

Nicholas Market’s Recipe Contest 2019!

Is your child a budding Bobby Flay? If so then this could be the PERFECT contest for him/her! Nicholas Markets runs this program every year.  This year COULD BE OUR YEAR!! 🙂 But you have to be in it to win it. What’s the prize? There are two: Each school will have a winning submission …

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Oct
27

Want to help clean up the Garden?

Let’s help get the Garden ready for Winter! When?: RESCHEDULED to November 13th from 3:00-4:00 pm after school No Gardening Experience Required Bring the kids! PRINTABLE FLIER Questions? Please contact our Gardening Committee, Jennifer Kleinbaum, Sandy Greco and Morgan Smith at garden@oradellpta.org

Oct
27

Upper Grades Book Club

Attention fourth, fifth and sixth graders! The Upper Grades Book Club will be reading……  When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead! When: Thursday, November 21st, 2019 Time: 3:00-4:15 pm Where: Library & World Language Room Dismissal will be from the library. You can read about the book on  Goodreads, BCCLS or Wikipedia The trivia games and group discussions are …

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Oct
15

Reflections Art Contest Fall 2019

The Annual PTA Reflections Art Contest for students in Grades K through 6 is here! This year’s theme is “Look Within” Categories include: dance choreography, film production, literature, music composition, photography and studio arts (such as crayons, markers, painting, drawing, collage).   The deadline for all submissions, is Tuesday, December 10th. There are TWO registration forms required: 1 Fill …

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Oct
15

Reflections Art Workshops! Fall 2019

PTA REFLECTIONS ART WORKSHOPS We will be having TWO workshops for students interested in exploring inspirations for the PTA Reflections Art Contest. When: Thursday, November 14th and 21st from 3:00-4:00 Where: Library at OPS For whom: 2nd through 6th grade Registrations are on a first come, first served basis.  This workshop typically sells out quickly! REGISTER HERE …

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Oct
12

Gobble for a Good Cause!

 OPS 4th Annual Turkey Trot This program brought to OPS by the PTA’s community outreach committee and OPS staff offers our students the opportunity to see their work deliver a value to those in need. Here’s how it works: Every student will run during Phys Ed classes on 10/28-10/30. Students will ask for pledges of …

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Oct
10

Class Photo Orders!

Place your order for school pictures ONLINE! So you go got your proofs and now your ready to order pictures! Awesome! Click through to the online order form below. CLASS PHOTO ORDER FORM Here are a few things to know before you place your order: * Add-on items require the purchase of a package. * …

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Jul
09

President’s Message

Time to Turkey Trot and Get Excited for Field Day! We’re in full swing now.  It’s sweater weather.  Who doesn’t love sweater weather? Here’s a couple of reminders for what’s coming your way this fall 🙂 ✔️ Email blasts on Monday mornings list all PTA related activities for the coming month.  That email also has …

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