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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Ice Cream & Plant Sale

  This Friday after school you will find Mia’s and Lena’s classes raising funds for a trip to the Teton Science School. Yummy ice cream, delicious dairy-free frozen banana stuff and plants for sale- $3 each! Also available hand-crafted plant

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In which Lena’s math class helps to answer a question.

Recently KUTV’s  Matt Gephardt came to the O.C. and we learned why pencils have “lead”.

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Love Utah=Love the O.C.

Today only* a chance to give to the Open Classroom! Even a small donation can make a big difference. See our Love Utah Give Utah page and show the Love- http://loveutgiveut.razoo.com/story/Open-Classroom   *You can actually support our learning any day

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Curiosity is Welcome

If you have ever wondered about who we are, what we do and how we do it come to our Parent Education Night this Wednesday, November 19th at 6 pm. We will meet in the gym  for some lovely food

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