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Our Lady of Good Counsel School 
Weekly Update

Dec. 12, 2017 

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13 School Board Meeting 4:30pm


15 2 Hour Delay 10:05 am
17 Lessons and Carols 4 pm & 7 pm

18 Primary Nativity Play- Gym 1:45pm

21 12 pm dismissal; 9am Prayer Service- Gym; UGLY SWEATER PARTY
Dec. 22 - Jan. 1 CHRISTMAS BREAK!

Friday, December 15th will be a two-hour delay at 10:05 a.m. Buses will be running on a delayed schedule.  If you would like to use a.m. care please contact primary@

Come sing with us and hear our choirs perform during Lessons and Carols Sunday, Dec. 17 at 4 pm and 7 pm. Bring the whole family!


Financial Aid is now OPEN for 2018-2019 school year

Tuition assistance is available. The FACTS Grant & Aid application is now available online.  Deadline for Round 1 is March 2, 2018. Deadline for Round 2 is May 18, 2018.


Other Tuition Grant Opportunities



This year our Annual Appeal with be the YOUCARING FUND for the new speaker system in the school gym.  Please click on this link to direct you to our YOUCARING page!

We are at 67% of our goal!




AM Arrivals

AS A REMINDER:  In an ongoing effort to keep your children safe, please be advised, that your child is not permitted to wait by the school entrance doors before 8:05; there is no supervision before this time.  Please note temperature drops with winter season and other weather concerns.

Also, documentation of names of students will be taken, that are waiting outside prior to 8:05.  Parents will be receiving the necessary contacts home as warnings.  


After School Concerns

  1. Please note that after our 3:00 pm dismissal, all car/walker students are under parent's supervision.  Any child left without a parent pickup is to report back into the building.  These students will report to Aftercare, and the normal fees will apply.  Any student that remains in the parking lot must be under parent supervision.  The school will not be held liable for students unattended.

  2. Students/Parents must use the CROSSWALK.  We were notified that students/parents are crossing throughout the streets, and must be using the designated crosswalks.


Teacher/Class Gift

In keeping with past holiday traditions, we would like to invite you to participate in your

child’s teacher “group gift”. We have found this to be an overwhelming success for both

parents and teachers. It gives you, as parents, the convenience to just send in money

rather than shop, while giving teachers a substantial gift.


SERVICE PROJECT-Student Volunteers Needed Please!

5th grader, Ben Daloisio, is organizing an service project for the Cathedral Kitchen in Camden. They are looking for decorative holiday placemats for their guests. The goal is to make 100 that will be dropped off in time for meals being served on Christmas Eve. If we could make more, that would be even better!

Date: Wednesday December 20th

Time: 3-4:15.

We can meet in front of the office. All supplies will be provided. A snack will be provided too.

Please respond to Deena Daloisio at or 609-685-3172.



Dear Friends and Families at OLGC,
This year our school is turning 90 years old and  we have a limited number of 90th Anniversary T-Shirts for sale in adult  sizes only.  They are $10 each.  Please contact Lori Gamble at to order. Thank you to everyone who has purchased gift cards for the PTA giving tree.  All donations were due into the Main Office by today, if you were unable to send your donation in, please contact me at to arrange a pick up.
Our winter enrichment will now offer Karate. See the flyer on dates and how to sign up.
When making room for Santa's gifts help our school by donating those old items to our clothing drive!  It will be held on Saturday, January 13th.  We get paid by the pound, the more the collection weighs, the more we raise!! See the flyer for details!
Purchase your gift cards thru Use id# 7B7AF57D1648. Everyone who orders online will earn credit towards tuition for next year. See flyer for more details. Only 12 more shopping days until Christmas!!  Wawa hoagies and Chick-Fil-A Calendars make great stocking stuffers, gifts for bus drivers or letter carriers. Email for Wawa or for CFA Calendars.



Thank you for your support of the PTA!


Jamie Manall

"Take time to breath and enjoy the season"~Heather Stillufsen



                Dr. Carla Chiarelli, Principal

Our Lady of Good Counsel
Elementary School 

23 W. Prospect Ave.
Moorestown, NJ 08057


2015 National Blue Ribbon School  


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