Rosary's Newsletter 2021
Our Lady of the Rosary School: October 3, 2021
School's Mission Statement
We at Our Lady of the Rosary in partnership with the parents, exist to serve God through educating and nurturing the whole child. We will be held accountable for our faith and loyalty through consistency, leadership, and service to Christ. Our goal as a community is to academically challenge our students and to instill a sense of leadership, service, humility, and compassion.
Subject: Free Rapid Antigen and PCR Testing!
Hello, Our Lady of the Rosary School, Parents, and Staff!
We are proud to announce that we will begin offering COVID-19 testing on site. This testing
is through Primary. Health and starts soon. To get started, please pre-register for testing by
clicking this link: https://my.primary.health/r/oltrcatholicschool?registration_type=student
You only need to register once and complete a Consent Form. This Consent Form will be good for 1 year. The test will take no longer than 15 minutes.
Please note this program is free for all participants. Testing is not required but highly encouraged.
The school testing program and hours of operation for testing will begin on Wednesday, October 6, 2021. The testing will be conducted every Wednesday between 8:30 am – 12:00 pm.
If your child’s results are positive, they will be isolated from others, and the parents will be called to pick them up as soon as possible.
I’ve attached a frequently asked question sheet for your reference at this link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1EXndfjanhs2TIADeh1BkYByl64b6RxfD/view?usp=sharing
Asunto: ¡Pruebas rápidas gratuitas de antígenos y PCR!
¡Hola, Padres y Personal de la escuela Nuestra Señora del Rosario,
Estamos orgullosos de anunciar que comenzaremos a ofrecer pruebas de COVID-19 en nuestra escuela. Esta prueba es a través de Primary Health. Salud y comienza pronto.
Para comenzar, pre-regístrese para las pruebas haciendo clic en este enlace: https://my.primary.health/r/oltrcatholicschool?registration_type=student
Solo necesita registrarse una vez y completar un Formulario de consentimiento. Este formulario de consentimiento será válido por 1 año. La prueba no tomará más de 15 minutos.
Tenga en cuenta que este programa es gratuito para todos los participantes. No se requieren pruebas, pero son altamente recomendadas.
El programa de pruebas escolares y las horas de operación para las pruebas comenzarán el miércoles 6 de octubre de 2021. Las pruebas se llevarán a cabo todos los miércoles entre las 8:30 am y las 12:00 pm.
Si los resultados de su hijo son positivos, se aislará de los demás y se llamará a los padres para que los recojan lo antes posible.
He adjuntado una hoja de preguntas frecuentes para su referencia en este enlace: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1EXndfjanhs2TIADeh1BkYByl64b6RxfD/view?usp=sharing
State school worker vaccinate-or-test mandate information for staff and volunteers
Dear school volunteers,
Attached please find a letter to all ADLA school workers – employees and volunteers, regarding the state’s mandate to demonstrate proof of vaccine, or test weekly by October 15th. The Archdiocese is complying with this health order and all paid and unpaid workers (see letter for definition) are subject to this requirement.
This letter has been distributed to all staff members and volunteers on Friday, October 1, 2021.
Parents: Since you are a parent volunteer you are welcome to come and test on Wednesdays from 11:00-12:00. Please be patient because the students' testing will come first. Please register using the following link:
Our annual spooky event will take place on Friday, October 22 from 5:00-6:30 pm and then the trunk or treat from 6:30-7:30 pm. Please use this form to place your to-go spaghetti plate order and save money by preordering the food. Food Orders will go toward the Special Event Dinner Tickets. You need to place a minimum of $50.00. Individual plates will be sold at the event but not placed through this form. The Tickets will be given at the door. The cost of the plates will go up on the day of the event.
- You may use the following link to place your order https://forms.gle/6MWg6mPvHLL9TjHK9
- or drop off the attached order form to the school with payment.
**Nuestro evento anual tendrá lugar el viernes 22 de octubre de 5 a 6:30 pm y la decoración de carros y dulces para los niños de 6:30-7:30 pm. Utilice este formulario para ahorrar dinero y su pedido de platos de espaguetis para llevar or comer en su carro. Los pedidos de alimentos se destinarán su compromiso de eventos especiales. Necesita comprar un mínimo de $ 50.00. Los platos individuales se venderán en el evento, pero no se van ordenar a través de este formulario. Los boletos se van a dar en el día del evento.
- Puede utilizar el siguiente enlace para realizar su pedido https://forms.gle/6MWg6mPvHLL9TjHK9
- o deje el pago y el formulario de pedido a la escuela.
Spooky Event Volunteer Information for Fri, Oct. 22, 2021
To the 7th and 8th grade parents:
Your child’s class is assigned to host our annual Halloween fundraising event. As hosts, you are asked to provide supplies and to work during this Special Event which will be held on October 22, 2021, from 5:00-6:30 p.m., and then the Trunk and Treat from 6:30-7:30 pm. We are asking for a donation of $15.00 to buy the food and paper goods needed for the event. Please send the money and this slip by October 8th.
Please fill out the coupon below and return it to the school office or you may sign up online at SingUpGenius https://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040844ADAF2EA3F85-olrs
· The hours completed during this event will go towards your service hours.
· It is mandatory for families in grades 7th & 8th to work on this event. If you choose not to work, please return the coupon with your payment of $30.00+$15.00=$45.00
Week of October 1-8
Wellness Wednesday October 6, 2021
Dress and paint yourself in Blue and Gold
Classes and teachers will compete against each other. Color hair, Face Paint, and show your Blue and Gold Warrior Spirit!
Activity: Rally Rehearsals 9:00 am
Activity: Jr. Olympics 10:30 am
Thursday, October 7, 2021
Living Rosary Lead by 8th Gr. 9:00 am
Student Council will help students make their own rosary bracelets.
Snack Sale: Student Council will sell hot chocolate and cookies for $1.00
Activity: Rally Performance 1:00 pm
Dress: Students need to follow the assigned movie themes.
Themes For Classes for Dance and Door Decorating
TK 4 - Laura, Julissa (Madagascar)
Kinder - Kaitlyn, Andrew (Zootopia)
1st - Becky, Ben (Despicable Me)
2nd - Nati, Matthew (Little Rascals)
3rd - Adrian, Isabela (Space Jam)
4th - Tony Hernandez, Daniela (Harry Potter)
5th - Evan, Camerin (Grease)
6th - Antonio, Jorge (Sandlot)
7th - Natalia/ Laura (The Peanuts Movie)
8th - Sal /Jacob (Back to The Future)
Student Council will help with the dance.
Week of October 11-15
Tuesday, October 12, 2021
Sunday, October 17, 2021 School Mass
TK-8 Wear Mass Uniform or Sunday's Best Outfit
Sunday Food Sale 6-2 pm
CPLA Student Referral for Counseling
Parents, teachers, and students may use this form for the school's counseling service.
Frequently Asked Questions
Covid-19 Testing Frequently Asked Questions
Is the testing for all the students?
It will be open for everyone but it will require consent from parents a link will be sent to all parents.
Is the testing the saliva or the nasal swab?
Rapid Antigen Shallow nasal swab test. We will know the results in 15 minutes. If it is positive they will use PCR to confirm the results and it will take 24 hours to know the results.
Who will be administering the test?
Heluna Health will be providing the staff.
If a student is vaccinated do they need to be tested weekly?
Only if they are in close contact with someone who tested positive.
Dear LA County Community Sector Partners,
Please see information below about no-cost COVID-19 testing at local health centers and select pharmacies.
The COVID-19 testing sites on the LA County COVID-19 Testing website offer no-cost (free) testing.
The City of Los Angeles also offers free COVID-19 testing.
U.S. Health and Human Services (HHS) has also partnered with pharmacies and retail companies to accelerate testing for more Americans in communities across the country (HHS website)
These companies are coordinating with state and local governments to:
- Provide Americans with faster, less invasive and more convenient testing
- Protect healthcare personnel by eliminating direct-contact with symptomatic individuals
- Expand testing to communities across the United States, especially those that are under-tested and socially vulnerable
Please visit these companies' websites to learn more about their efforts to provide timely and accessible COVID-19 testing or to schedule an appointment.
No-cost testing is available at local health centers and select pharmacies:
- Find a health center near you. Please call ahead to make an appointment.
- CVS Health
- Local independent pharmacies
- Rite Aid
- Walmart in partnership with Quest Diagnostics
For local testing information, visit the California health department's website.
Other pertinent information and resources can be found on the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health COVID-19 webpage.
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School hours will be from 8:25 am to 3:00 pm and on Wednesdays, 8:25 am- 1:00 pm
8:00-8:20 Arrival (Parent Drive Thru Drop off on Zone 1: TK-4th Zone 2: 5th -6th)
8:20-8:25 Students walk to their classrooms and the teacher will do health screening.
8:25 Gates are Closed
8:30 Tardy, Assembly Begins in the Hall, Student enter through the school's office
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School’s Office Hours
8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. M-T-TH-F
Office Closed for Lunch 1:00-1:30
8:00 a.m.—1:00 p.m. Wednesdays
Website: olrcatholicschool.comFacebook Page: Our Lady of the Rosary, Paramount