December 12: Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe
Our students will celebrate the Feast of Our
Lady of Guadalupe on Monday, December 12.
We will have a
prayer service and play by the third graders at
10:40 AM in the pavilion.
Parents and Friends
Who is Our Lady of Guadalupe, and why is she
important to Catholics? Click here to find
Monday, December 12: Last
Scrip Preorder for 2016
Get your special
preorders in for Christmas and/or Teacher's gifts. Updated preorder
forms are a
December 13: Advent Performance 6:00-7:00 PM
Your child in grades one through six
will be participating in the Advent Program as part of his/her music education
at Old Mission School.
We are preparing to
perform for the school and parents. Your children
are working hard, and we are excited to present our
program in Old Mission Church!
will be approximately one hour long. Please have
your children sit with your and supervise them until
the program begins. They will know when their time
comes to sing.
performance: Tuesday, December 13, 6:00-7:00 PM
Dress: Holiday Attire that is dressy
arrive by 5:50 PM
Please don't be
will not open until 8:00 PM.
What is Advent, and
why is it important to Catholics? Click here to find
December 15: Middle School Social
The Middle School Social will be held from
1:00-3:00 PM at Cal Poly.
Sports Pictures, 3:30 PM in the Mission Gardens
Cards for Sale!
Old Mission School has created sets of
Christmas cards featuring the spectacular artwork of our first and second
We are selling
three different packages of eight unique designs
with envelopes. Assorted Christmas greetings are
included. Each pack sells for $12.00. If you buy all
three sets, you will have 24 cars created by 24
Please see BJ in
the OMS office to purchase your holiday cards.
December 12: Last 2016 Pizza Day
Pizza days will resume Monday, February
6. A sign-up form can be downloaded
here, and is also shown on the right sidebar of this webpage. and listed
below. Please return form by Friday, January 9, 2017.
Thank you for your
continued support of this fundraiser!
8th Grade Parents
Eighth grade baby and "through the
years" photos for yearbook.
Every year, we have
photo pages created especially for the graduating
class. One section is for baby pictures, and the
other is for pictures of two or more classmates from
years past (birthdays, sport teams, dance,
turning in baby pictures and "through the years
pictures" of Class of 2017 is December 13, 2016.
If you prefer to
send scanned or digital photos please make sure they
have a resolution of 300 dpi. Email to
firstname.lastname@example.org or share with me on
will be scanned and returned. Please make sure
student name is on the back. Place in envelope in
8th grade homerooms.
send photos printed from a home printer.
space limitations, the yearbook team selects a
variety of photos for the "Through the Years"
Here's What's Happing at Mission Thrift
Shop and donate to Mission Thrift!
3rd and 4th grade families: Your
service hours must be completed by January 30, 2017. Please
call 544-0720 to schedule your service hours. See the OMS
Double hours for furniture pick ups: We
need parents from all grades. If you are interested, please call Mission
Thrift at 544-0720. Pick ups require muscle and lifting.
Mark your calendars: Holiday Open House
December 1,2, & 3.This is the best of the best of our donations. We will
have unique gifts and lots of FUN! A great way to get to know your
thrift store and support the school. Now is the time to donate for this
OMS Christmas Boutique: Did you know
Mission Thrift donates supplies and gifts to the Christmas Boutique every
year? If you are helping with that event (bless you!) come use and
support Mission Thrift to find craft items and gifts! Come in for more
details: 2640 Broad St., San Luis Obispo.
Our Mission: To generate monetary funds
to supplement tuition and enhance the educational environment for all
students at Old Mission School.
Our Vision: To engage the community in
supporting students at Old Mission School by providing access to quality
used clothes, household items, and furniture in a convenient,
affordable, and professional manner.
Please follow us on Instagram or Twitter!
Campus Absentee Procedures
If your child is ill and cannot attend school,
please call or
school office at 543-6019 before 9:00 AM.
This is very important - BJ will have to call
you if you do not call in, and you can help her avoid this cumbersome task.
We thank you in advance for teaming with her
to protect your children!
Please Share Your School Photos with Us
We are in need of photos for the yearbook and
our Facebook page. Please send photos to:
You may also submit
cds to the front office; please write "For Yearbook"
on the disk or you may share with us at
email@example.com on Dropbox.
We are especially
looking for school event photos - first day of
school, Halloween, Walkathon, Class Awards, Class
Parties, Field Trips, Advent Program, etc. You get
the picture - we're proud of our students.
Note: OMS Extended Care Phone Number
OMS has a direct-dial telephone number for the
The telephone number is (805) 548-0299
Parents who volunteer or visit classes on the
OMS campus are required to sign in and out every time they visit.
This policy was implemented to assure safety
on the OMS Campus, and it enables school staff to know who is on campus at all
times. Please help us protect your children by complying with this policy.
After 2:45 PM, parents are welcome to enter
the side doors to wait for their children by their classrooms if they are not
parked on Peach or Broad streets.
Old Mission School Teachers are now Online and on Twitter!
OMS teachers now have individual wiki pages containing live twitter feeds with classroom updates.
will provide regular updates regarding homework
assignments, class news, and important announcements.
If you have as
account, make sure to """follow"
your children's teachers. If you don't have a Twitter
account, don't worry. It is not necessary for you to have
one in order to view teachers' Twitter feeds - just click on
one of the following links:
If you need to get in
touch with a teacher, please continue to either call or send
an email (we're new to Twitter and want to make sure we are
able to get back to you in a timely manner).
Parents can now sign-up online to complete your volunteer hours!
to access the online volunteer signup page.
[The online volunteer link is also
available from the menu at the top of this page by
selecting: Parents /Volunteer Online
All parent volunteers must register
Vulnerable prior to volunteering on campus. Click
more information and to visit our Parent Volunteer page.
view the volunteer requirements.
New and Updated Driver Forms
The following three forms are
required to be eligible to drive students:
the OMS Forms Gallery
or from the main menu select: Mainsite / Handbooks & Forms)
* Calendars &
* School Handbooks
* Parent Forms
All downloads require