On May 23rd, during the 25th Anniversary celebration of the founding of Classroom Inc., Our Lady of Grace School was awarded the prestigious Innovation in Education Award. The award was presented to the school by legendary NBC broadcaster, Tom Brokaw.
The introduction read as follows:
“Classroom Inc. is pleased to honor Our Lady of Grace School for its commitment and dedication to academic excellence. For over 66 years, Our Lady of Grace has administered to the educational, spiritual and social needs of its students. Today, Our Lady of Grace is home to over 350 students and 30 faculty and staff members. The school is proud of its reputation for providing a quality learning experience to all who enter its doors.
Thanks to successful results, Our Lady of Grace has expanded its use of the Classroom Inc. programming within the school to strengthen students’ literacy and 21st century skills, as well as build confidence and foster career-awareness. The Read to Lead literacy and leadership program has been incorporated within all middle school grade levels, having started with two teachers several years ago. Classroom Inc. programs are also used as part of the Our Lady of Grace Summer Enrichment Program. Principal Richard Helmrich has supported his teachers and they use the Read to Lead to enthusiastically embrace new methods of teaching. Each year the Our Lady of Grace team challenges themselves and their students to take new creative leaps, Read More →
May 8, 2017
April 21, 2017
Sunday, April 23rd (Mount Saint Michael Academy, 4300 Murdock Ave, Bronx, NY 10466)
Kindergarten-Grade 8 Students
12:15PM Start Time
Saturday, April 22nd (Games at OLPH, 575 Fowler Ave, Pelham, NY 10803)
11:00AM Girls Varsity
11:45AM Girls Junior Varsity
12:30PM Girls Varsity
Sunday, April 23rd (Games at St. John’s, 670 Yonkers Ave, Yonkers, NY 10704)
6:00PM Girls Junior Varsity
6:45PM Boys Team Read More →
April 12, 2017
April 11, 2017
March 7, 2017
There are limited tickets still available for our school event at the Barclays Center on March 17th. Students who attend the event will participate in a wide range of athletic activities and games on the court where the NBA stars will play later that night. The cost of each ticket is $50.00 and includes entry into our 2 hour school event and tickets to the Brooklyn Nets and Boston Celtics game later that night. To purchase tickets, please stop by the school or e-mail Mr. Helmrich at firstname.lastname@example.org Go Jaguars!
February 28, 2017
January 18, 2017
Registration is now open for our FREE 2017-2018 Pre-K For All Program. Students must have been born in 2013 and reside in New York City. Please reach out to your relatives, friends, co-workers and neighbors who would be interested in joining our school community!
Free early morning drop-off is available at 7:00AM and the program runs daily from 8:25AM-2:45PM. Parents can register today at nyc.gov/prek and must enter our school code (XACK) during the registration process. School staff is available each day from 7:00AM-6:00PM to assist with the online registration process. Thank you for spreading the word about our Early Childhood Program at Our Lady of Grace School!
November 30, 2016
We are proud to announce that registration for new students for the upcoming school year will begin on December 1st. Please consider recommending a friend or family member to join our school community. Re-registration for our current students will take place in late January.
Registration for new families takes place online and the link is posted on our school website located a www.olgschoolbronx.com. Newly released scholarship funds will be available to current students during re-registration and will also be available for new families joining our school next year. Please note that our current Universal Pre-K families will be able to apply for Kindergarten at our school beginning on December 1st!
November 2, 2016
Our Lady of Grace 7th grade students and 8th Grade teacher Mrs. Smith welcomed Councilman Andy King at the first annual “OLG Community Health Awareness Day”, held earlier this month. Some of the highlights of the event included a Wellness On the Go Van, blood pressure checks, Zumba classes, CPR demonstrations, juice and salad bars and massage chairs. We would like to thank Councilman Andy King for joining us and speaking to our students about staying active and healthy! We are already planning our “Community Awareness Day” for next year!