Week of January 29 -February 2

Announcements:

You're Invited to Parents in Prayer on Tuesday
Please join us for Parents in Prayer on Tuesday at 7:45 am in our beautifully restored Chapel. Coffee and fellowship will follow.
 
Parents and Students Are Invited to Our Poetry Out Loud Contest
Don't miss out on the Poetry Out Loud Contest at OLP on Tuesday, January 30! Students will be reciting poetry in front of an audience and a panel of judges. Two winners will move on to the next round of competition against other San Diego schools. Come to the Library on January 30 during lunch to witness some amazing poetry come to life! Parents and students are welcome.
 
Last Chance to Register for AP Exams
Attention AP students: AP exam registration is now open. This is an exclusive online registration process through AP Test Services. The registration window closes this Monday, January 29.There is no late registration. The fee is $97 per test. For questions about registration, contact Elloise at APTS: [email protected]Sign Up Here
 
Spring Sing Tickets On Sale!
Buy your tickets for the spectacular production of Spring Sing 2018: Where the Wild Things Are on February 16-17! Find Them Here
 
Buy Your Miss OLP Tickets!
The Miss OLP Ball: Time Flies will be held on February 3, 2018 from 8:00-11:00 pm at the La Gran Terraza at USD. Click here to purchase tickets!
 
Gala Tickets Are On Sale Now!
Join us for the 33rd annual Gala and Auction: Soir en Noir et Blanc on Saturday, March 3, 2018. This year's event will truly inspire you as we highlight OLP's 135-year history! The annual Gala features an elegant cocktail reception followed by an exquisite meal by The French Gourmet, premium wine and champagne. You can learn more about the event on our website. Reserve your tickets, sponsorship or underwriting support today by contacting Stephanie Kanaski '99 at [email protected] or 619-725-9136, or by purchasing online.
 
Bishop Flores Tuition Assistance Program 2018-19 Deadlines
The Bishop Flores Scholars Tuition Assistance Program is offered through the Diocese of San Diego. If you'd like to apply for assistance for the 2018-19 school year, please note that the application will close on February 28, 2018. Learn more on their website.
 
Week of January 29 - February 2: Catholic Schools Week 
 
Monday, January 29: (DEGF) - Celebrating our Sisterhood - Students wear Pilot Blue add-ons
Tuesday, January 30:  (ACGB) - Celebrating OLP Pilots - Free dress for students -- Donuts for students at break on Upper Plaza
Wednesday, January 31: (DFGE) - Celebrating World Cultures -- Students may wear add-ons to celebrate world cultures
Thursday, February 1: (ABC) - Pep Rally Schedule -- Celebrating the Sisters of St. Joseph -- Miss OLP Assembly
Friday, February 2: (DEF) - Celebrating our Teachers and Staff
 
Common Grounds
Please note that Common Grounds has extended hours due to Spring Sing rehearsals.
Monday-Thursday: Open until 4:45 pm
Friday: Open until 3:45 pm
 
Freshmen Service Lunch Meeting
If any frosh have questions about OLP Service Hours, how to set up your x2vol.com account or service requirements, Mr. White and Mrs. Wilson will be hosting a lunch meeting on Tuesday, January 30 in the Student Commons to answer your questions. We will be going over the frosh service requirements and how to post your hours on x2vol.com.
 
Sophomore and Junior Service: Learning Q & A
If any sophomores or juniors have questions about OLP Service Hours, how to set up your x2vol.com account or service requirements for your grade, Mr. White and Mrs. Wilson will be hosting a lunch meeting on Thursday, February 1 in the Student Commons to answer your questions. We will be going over the service requirements and how to post your hours on x2vol.com.
 
Apply for CSF By February 2!
The California Scholarship Federation is now accepting applications for the 2017 fall semester from all current 10th, 11th, and 12th graders. Applications can be found online or outside room 201 and must be turned in with a print out of your final grades from last semester to Ms. Cunningham (Room 201) no later than Friday, February 2 at 12:45 pm. No late applications or applications without printed grades will be accepted. Please see Ms. Cunningham for any questions regarding eligibility or the application process.
 
Sign Up: Spring Break Appalachian Immersion at Nazareth Farm
Join us for the Spring Break Appalachian Immersion at Nazareth Farm on April 2-7, 2018. The Appalachian Immersion gives students the opportunity to spend a week of simplicity and service at Nazareth Farm, a Catholic community in rural West Virginia that offers a service-retreat experience. Throughout the week, our students will deepen their faith through the cornerstones of community, simplicity, prayer and service. Don't miss this opportunity, only 6 spots available. The deadline for submitting applications is January 29, 2018Apply Now.
 
Apply for the Reproductive and Oncofertility Summer Program at UC San Diego
The Reproductive and Oncofertility Academy at UC San Diego, an all-girls' program open to students from any high school in San Diego County, is now accepting applications for the 2018 Summer Academy. Rising juniors and seniors in good standing who have successfully completed one year of Biology and/or Chemistry by June 2018 are eligible to apply. This is a 6-week intensive program at UCSD. You will meet three times a week and have three additional mandatory field trips. Applications are due February 9, 2018. Apply Now.
 

Spring Sports Registration Due February 8
If you are planning to tryout for a spring sport, please complete the online registration by February 8, 2018. If you have already turned in your current physical (dated after June 1, 2017) to the school, there is no need to upload it. Once your account has been reviewed, you will get an email from Coach Blackbourn with an attached emergency card. That will need to be signed by a parent/guardian and given to your coach on the first day of tryouts in order to participate. As a reminder, you will still need to complete this process even if you played a fall or winter sport. Please email Coach Blackbourn with any questions at [email protected]

Attention All Softball Enthusiasts
Coach McMillan is holding workouts on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:15- 4:15 pm at the Point. Although pre-season softball workouts are not mandatory, they are a great way to spend time after school getting to know other student-athletes and future teammates, especially if you are not participating in a winter sport. Please contact Coach McMillan with any questions at [email protected].

Last Chance to Join Archery
If you plan to participate in Archery this season, please meet Coach Lucero this Monday, January 29 at 3:00 pm at the Point (behind the Event Center). If you have any questions regarding the Archery team, please email Coach Lucero at [email protected].

Pilots Make the Sweep!
Pilot golfers Catalin Yturralde '19 and Brooke Ryback '21 swept the Girl's Divisions this weekend in the first San Diego County Junior Golf full field (Scott Simpson Junior) event of the year. Catalin won the Championship Division and Brooke won the 13-14 Division. Go Pilots!

 

Morning Announcements:

Food Menus:

Pilot Cafe:

Monday: Soupe du jour -Cream of Broccoli. Plat du jour - Pasta with meat or marinara sauce, Caesar salad, garlic bread, fresh Parmesan cheese

Tuesday: Soupe du jour -Tomato Basil. Plat du jour - Kobe Beef Burger Sliders, oven roasted potatoes, glazed carrots

Wednesday: Soupe du jour -White Bean. Plat du jour -  Chicken Piccata, macaroni and cheese, sauteed broccoli

Thursday: Red Bell Pepper Pear.  Plat du jour - Steak, pommes frites, green beans