K-3 Campus

Faith in Education

  • Weekly Mass with active student participation
  • Each day begins and ends with school wide prayer
  • Learn traditional Catholic prayers, the Rosary, Divine Chaplet of Mercy, and Stations of the Cross
  • Prayer Day Retreats
  • Celebrating Catholic Schools Week
  • Daily Religion Class using a USCCB approved Religion Curriculum
  • Advent and Lent activities and services
  • Opportunities to participate in Social Justice service projects following the works of mercy

Faith Formation

OCS students provide countless hours of service to others – putting their faith into action through various monthly service projects addressing the corporal and spiritual works of mercy.

Academic Excellence

  • Instruction and guidance built with the individual students in mind
  • Specially designed Kindergarten Transition Class for students needing additional time before advancing to 1st grade
  • Average class size of 21 students
  • Students attend music class two times per week with a certified music instructor
  • Students attend Art Class for one hour each week
  • The K-3 Campus partners with DCPS to provide a certified speech-language pathologist who works with small groups of students identified through DCPS guidelines
  • After school programs available until 5:30 PM
  • 2020-2021 School Supply List

Core Curriculum Courses

  • Religion
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Spelling
  • Math
  • English
  • Social Studies
  • Writing
  • Play curriculum in daily recess

Technological Advancements

  • Every classroom has a Smart TV and Apple TV used to enhance instruction
  • Students access online textbooks and individualized digital learning programs such as Lexia, Dreambox, and IXL
  • Google Apps for Education Students in 2nd and 3rd grade use Google Apps for Education (Forms, Docs, Slides, Classroom, etc.) to enhance learning
  • Certified Media Specialist in the Media Center