Celebrate MLK Day!

On January 17th, let’s honor Martin Luther King Jr. Day by reading with our kids, learning more for ourselves and having a conversation about race with our family. Not sure how to talk to your kids about race? Here are some resources to help! Listen to this Ted talk “Is My Skin Brown Because I … Continue reading Celebrate MLK Day!

PTA Executive Committee 2022/2023- We Need You!

Olive-Mary Stitt PTA is seeking nominations for officers to serve for the 2021-2022 school year. Executive positions for nomination include: President-Elect 2nd Vice President (Ways & Means/Fundraising) 3rd Vice President (Legislation) Each term is for two years. If you or someone you know is interested in serving Olive-Mary Stitt in one of the above positions, … Continue reading PTA Executive Committee 2022/2023- We Need You!

Magic Show by The Great Boodini for Kindergarten and First Graders in the OMS Commons on Thursday January 13, 2022

The Great Boodini, an award winning magician, is coming to perform for the Kindergarten and First Graders. Please sign up to join us for a fun filled evening. Due to COVID, space is limited to the first 55 children with one parent/guardian to accompany, no siblings please. Registration will be open until the spots are … Continue reading Magic Show by The Great Boodini for Kindergarten and First Graders in the OMS Commons on Thursday January 13, 2022

1st Grade Daisy Troops

OMS 1st Grade Daisy Troops went caroling around our neighborhood this weekend and raised donations for our PTA! See some photos here. Special thanks to Crystal Gausden, Meg Senesac, Jenny Vuckov for their generosity and kindness!

School Planters

Once again, our Ecology Club co-chairs Nancy Weber and Diane Beardmore, were hard at work next to the students decorating the school planters with holiday cheer and created nature inspired crafts to take home! Ecology Club will continue to meet once a month and students can join at any point throughout the school year.

Successful Coat Drive

Thank you to all who donated to The Owl Way sponsored coat drive benefiting Palatine Assisting Through Hope. We were blown away by generosity of the OMS community- with a total of 391 winter items collected! Stay tuned for future The Owl Way sponsored events.

Looking for Nominations for the Nominating Committee

Are you, or someone you know, interested in recruiting next year’s Executive Committee? The Nominating Committee is a group of PTA members who find and nominate the following year’s Executive Committee. The Executive Committee is the elected board that directs all of the PTA committees at our school. These people will be actively recruiting and … Continue reading Looking for Nominations for the Nominating Committee

November is National Native American Heritage Month

During National Native American Heritage Month, let's celebrate the rich and diverse culture, traditions, and the countless contributions of Native peoples past and present, along with acknowledging their hardship and struggles both throughout history and in the present day. Did you know that we owe lots of things to Native innovation? Things that we might … Continue reading November is National Native American Heritage Month

Chess Club is Back, Sign Up Below!

Chess club is back so get ready to take on the Queen’s Gambit. Chess Club will run from 3:35-4:35. Space is limited this year and signing up below will be for the first three sessions. We will have another sign up after Winter break. Chess Club Registration