Snow?! Now what?

Time for all of those boots, gloves, warm socks and coats. Recess is going to be awesome today! A reminder of the who-what-how-when-why of weather related school closures and delayed starts from your friendly SLC School District! And don’t forget

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Special Visitors

On  Wednesday, October 26th we had the honor of hosting some amazing visitors to our school! Picture book author Kristi Yamaguchi came and talked to some of our younger classes and students from the Avenues Preschool about her newest book

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Student Safety – Reports of Clowns

Dear parents,   You may have seen the news recently regarding schools receiving threats from anonymous social media accounts associated with clowns. This has been happening in other states for some time and has just recently been happening in Utah

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Did you see it?

At the bottom of your  registration page. The part where you can sign your child up for a SLC library card? Do it. If your child does not already have one, do it. It is free even if you do

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A Letter to Students from Kathy Hollicker

Dear students,   Greetings!  My husband and I have just finished driving through 11 states, beginning in Maine, in four days and three nights to be with you!  I can barely wait to meet you!   A few things about me:

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Welcome OC’s new Principal Kathy Hollicker

Dear Open Classroom Community: I am writing to introduce myself, give you a little information about my background and to say how thrilled I am to join your community! I am a progressive leader who has strong ability to assist

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PTKs & Book Fair!

Hey! Next week is our PTKs! These meetings between parents, teachers and kids are very important to our community. Our students have been evaluating how they feel about their progress and learning at school. They get to reflect on their

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Summer Reading!

There are so many free, easy and entertaining ways to keep kids reading this summer! Story times, crafts, performances, prizes, workshops and BOOKS! Public Library Reading Programs- http://www.slcpl.lib.ut.us/events/view/3969/   Trackers will be handed out on the 29th. http://www.slcolibrary.org/le/lesp/index.htm The Utah State Fair- http://www.utahstatefair.com/readandwin 

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ART STROLL

Seriously, the posters for this year’s Art Stroll are amazing. I can hardly wait. Friday May 8th (tomorrow!) 5:30-8:30 at the school. Food trucks on the playground, more food and seating in the cafeteria, photo booth in the music room,

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Congratulations Teachers!

In the spirit of Learning Together, our 6-8 grade teachers- Claudia, Tina M., Gaby and Denny Jo have finished a technical certification course through Adobe Utah! As a result, our upper students have some new skills to use in creating

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