Week of March 5 – March 9

Announcements
 
2018-19 Enrollment Information
OLP is again partnering with School Admin for enrollment of all returning students for the 2018-19 school year. School Admin online streamlines enrollment by integrating with your current OLP FACTS account and affords a central site for completing and submitting required forms for enrollment such as Contact Information Form, Emergency Contact Form, etc. The deadline to electronically sign your Tuition Agreement, pay your non-refundable registration fee and activate your FACTS account is Monday, March 19, 2018Learn more.
 
You're Invited to Morning Mass & Parents in Prayer on Tuesday
Please join us for Morning Mass at 7 am followed by Parents in Prayer on Tuesday at 7:45 am in our beautifully restored Chapel. Coffee and fellowship will follow in Pilot Cafe.
 
Join us for Coffee with Counselors on March 7
All parents are welcome to join us for Coffee with Counselors on March 7th at 8 AM in the Carondelet Library. The topic of discussion will be the four-year academic planning process.
 
Tickets Almost Gone for OLP's Fourth Annual Women's Symposium!
OLP's fourth annual women's symposium is on Friday March 9 and few tickets remain! This event brings in speakers from the greater San Diego community for a day of inspiration, networking, and empowerment. It's a chance to show our students the many faces of success, and to inspire them to live their dreams. Visit our website to learn more, and reserve your tickets today!
 
Join us in Valle de Guadalupe!
Join the OLP Community on  April 22 for a family day in the Valle de Guadalupe in Mexico.  We hope you will join us for a bilingual mass in a beautiful outdoor chapel, followed by family-style lunch with music, all while celebrating OLP. This event is open to all OLP and Saints families, future Pilots, alumnae families, and their friends. Learn more and reserve your spot on our website.
 
Week of March 5 - March 9
 
Week of March 5 - March 9 
Monday, March 5: (DEGF)
Tuesday, March 6: (ACGB) - 7:00 am Morning Mass; 7:45 am Parents in Prayer
Wednesday, March 7: (DFGE) - 8:00 am Coffee with Counselors
Thursday, March 8: (ABGC)
Friday, March 9: (DEF) - 12:45 pm Early Dismissal; Women's Symposium
 
Special Schedule: Friday, March 9
7:45 - 8:15 Block D
8:20 - 8:50 Block E
8:55 - 9:25 Block F
9:25 - 9:35 Break
9:35 - 10:15 - Keynote Assembly (40 min)
10:20 - 11:00 - Session 1 (40 min)
11:00 - 11:15 - Break (15 min)
11:15 - 11:55 - Session 2 (40 min)
11:55 - 12:05 - Break (10 min)
12:05 - 12:45 - Closing Assembly (40 min)
 

New Spirit Wear Items Available
You talked and we listened! Thank you for all who gave us feedback and requested items for our Spirit Store. We're proud to announce we have new and exciting items including Columbia blue crewneck sweatshirts, blue athletic/workout racerbacks, teal tank tops and gray short sleeve v-neck shirts. Come check out the new offerings in the Spirit Store on Fridays! It's not too late to let us know what you want to see in the store. Click here to submit your feedback.

The OLP / SAHS Junior Boat Dance Is Right Around the Corner
We would love for you to join your class for this very special event! The OLP/SAHS Junior Boat Dance will be held on Friday, March 16, 2018 from 7:00-11:00 pm at the Bahia Hotel (998 W Mission Bay Dr, San Diego, CA 92109). Juniors will board the William D. Evans Sternwheeler starting at 7:00 pm for an exciting boat cruise around the San Diego Bay. The event will include dinner, dessert, a live DJ, a photo booth, and plenty of time to catch up with your friends. Attire is semi-formal. Tickets are $75 per person. Junior Boat Dance Agreement Forms and Off-Campus Guest Applications are available outside Mrs. Conroy's office. Please submit the agreement form and guest application prior to purchasing a ticket. Tickets will be on sale starting on Monday, February 26th. The last day to purchase a ticket is Tuesday, March 13th at 11:59 pm.
 
The Library Launches STEM Speaker Series

The OLP Library is kicking off a STEM Speaker series for students at lunch! This series is part of the STEM certification program but is open to all OLP students. On March 5 we will have a Skype visit from Olivia Simpson. Aside from currently working as a data scientist at Adobe, she also earned her PhD in Computer Science at UCSD. She will be discussing the journey that led her from high school to a full blown career with one of the world's most widely used computer software programs. She will also answer questions from students.

STEM Speaker at OLP Library March 13th

As part of the STEM Speaker Series, come to the Library on March 13th at lunch for an amazing Skype visit with Ivanna Escala! Ms. Escala is a third year graduate student and NSF/Ford Graduate Research Fellow at the California Institute of Technology in the Department of Astronomy. She is currently working with Phil Hopkins and Evan Kirby on galactic chemical evolution. Learn more about her here.

Upcoming Local Immersion Trips!
In March, OLP will be offering several local immersion experiences to interested students. On March 10, we will be taking a day trip to Tijuana, open to students of all grade levels. On March 17-18, members of the junior and senior classes are invited to participate in an overnight San Diego immersion. Keep an eye out next week for more specific information on the trip itineraries and how to sign up. Spots will be limited to 7-8 participants on each trip and will be decided on a first-come, first-served basis.
 
Peer Tutoring is Back!
Student tutors from our National Honor Society are available Monday through Thursday during lunch (12:05 - 12:50 pm) and after school (2:30 - 3:15 pm) starting February 5. Tutoring is being offered in almost every subject and there is no need to make an appointment, students can just stop by the Student Commons and our Peer Tutors will be happy to help! The schedule of when subjects are offered can be found here.
 
Athletics Announcements
This Week's Recap: 
 
Softball

Varsity Softball played their first game of the season on Wednesday beating Fallbrook High School 7-2. Marin Musicant '18 pitched a great game to Isabella Buckley '21. Musicant and Kaleigh Lane '18, hit back to back home runs in the second inning to start the game. Jillian Klima '21 hit a hard ball to left scoring three runs to secure the win. On Thursday, the Pilots faced Coronado with a 9-4 win. Kelsey Way '18 pitched a great game to Kayley Gibbons '18.

 
Soccer
Varsity Soccer has had another incredible showing in the CIF San Diego Section Division II playoffs. They shutout Westview High School 3-0 in the quarterfinals last week advancing them to the play the semifinals against Mission Hills High School on Wednesday. Once again, the Pilots had a complete shutout with a final score of 3-0 against the Grizzlies. For the second year in a row, the Varsity Soccer team will play in the Division II Championship game! The game will be played tomorrow, Saturday, March 3 at 4:30 pm at La Jolla High School against the #2 seed El Camino. Tickets will be $10 for adults and $6 for students and senior citizens. Come out and support the Pilots and don't forget to follow OLP Athletics on Instagram for updates!

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 - Créme of Asparagus
Plat du jour - Chicken Piccata, potato au gratin, sauteed broccoli

 

Thursday:

Soupe du jour - Red Bell Pepper Pear

Plat du jour - Steak, pommes frites, green beans