For Heaven's Sake

OLQHS - Back to School News

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Summer Reading

Click HERE for links to the 4 - 8 grade summer reading information!


If you ordered school supplies online, they will be delivered directly to your child's classroom. If you have any questions about the pre-ordered supplies, please contact Alicia Williams

There are a few items NOT included in the online supplies pack, click HERE to view this list.

If you still need to purchase supplies, click HERE for the full school supplies list.


Grades 1-3 use the standard denim chair backs. If you already have one, you may use that one for all 3 years, just make sure to wash it and mend any tears.

Chair backs are sold at Wal-Mart in their Back to School section in July.

Parent Open House Dates!

Open Houses: reminder these are for parents only. You will meet your child's homeroom teacher during this time and discuss expectations for the year. Class lists will be published at the beginning of August, and you can contact your child's teacher directly if you are unable to attend the Open House.

August 5th:

  • 1st Grade 5:00 pm
  • 2nd Grade 6:00 pm

August 6th:

  • 3rd Grade: 5:00 pm
  • 4th Grade: 6:00 pm

August 7th:

  • 5th Grade: 5:00 pm
  • **5th & 6th Grade Cell Phone Meeting: 5:45 pm
  • 6th Grade: 6:00 pm

August 8th:

  • Pre-K 5:00 pm
  • Kindergarten 6:00 pm
  • Mandatory Chromebook Meeting (7-8 grades) 5:30 pm
  • 7th & 8th Grade Open House will follow the tech meeting
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Student Meet and Greet

Friday, August 9 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

PK & K students will come for a short time between 11:00 am and noon, to meet each other and get acquainted with their new teacher and classroom! You will not drop off your child on this day, but will stay with them for a short visit, to introduce them to their new classroom area. It is not mandatory that your child attend this day. They do not need to be dressed in school uniform.

Start of School Dates

Monday, August 12:

  • Only Pre-K and K Boys Attend (PK & K report directly to classrooms)

Tuesday, August 13:

  • Only Pre-K and K Girls Attend (report directly to classrooms)

Wednesday, August 14:

  • All Pre-K and K students attend

Other IMPORTANT Information:

Backpacks are only for Kindergarten. PK students will be given a folder the first day.

Nap Mats

OLQHS will supply the standard mat (19" x 45" x 8.5")

Pre-K parents must supply:

  • removable mat cover to slip over the standard mat
  • no buttons or zippers, please
  • no roll-ups mats are permitted.
  • Travel size pillow and cover (16" x 20")
  • Small blanket

Kindergarten parents must supply:

  • removable cover to fit the mat OR a roll-up mat to be placed on top of the mat.
  • Travel size pillow and cover (16" x 20")
  • Small blanket

Extra Set of Clothes

Each child must have 1 set of extra clothes labeled in a large ziplock bag.

Boys: underwear, socks, blue shorts/pants and a light blue collared shirt*.

Girls: underwear, socks, uniform or plain navy shorts and a white collared shirt*.

*does not have to have the school emblem monogrammed.

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School Calendar 19-20

Click here to view the FULL calendar for 2019-2020.

Our Lady Queen of Heaven School

3908 Creole Street

Lake Charles, LA 70605

(337) 477-7349 - Main Office

(337) 564-5376 - Middle School

asbestos statement

Each year parents must be informed that the school has complied with all national standards regarding asbestos on campus. Certain vinyl floors and the panels that are below the quad windows will have to be handled appropriately if ever replaced. Our report indicates that existing asbestos is in good condition and we have the highest rating given. You are welcome to examine the asbestos file in the office if desired.

Donate Now

Donations can be made to: General Fund, Guardian Angel Fund, OLQHS Trust, Capital Campaign, or to an area of your choice.