Our Lady of Lourdes Parish School works diligently to stay atop of technology trends and advancements. Students in grades 3-8 have use Chrome books and lower grades have desktops computers and iPad to create a technology station. Classrooms utilize online programs such as Renaissance Learning and Khan Academy and teachers have iPads, Apple TV, document cameras, and projectors to enhance instruction. Students learn to use technology as well as enrich content understanding. In addition, students collaborate through technology using Google Docs and Google Classroom.
Our Lady of Lourdes Parish School participates in the Small School Athletic League . Specific sport teams at Our Lady of Lourdes Parish School vary annually depending on student interest and coaches availability. Typically, boys flag football, girls’ volleyball, and boys and girls basketball are held each year.
The focus of all sports is to teach and build teamwork and good sportsmanship. Participants, coaches, and parents are all expected demonstrate Christian behavior during games and practices.
Our Lady of Lourdes Parish School offers art projects weaved into daily curriculum; however, students in 5th through 8th grade also experience a weekly art classes. The class focuses on influential artists and create a project inspired by their learnings.
In light of COVID-19, Our Lady of Lourdes Parish School does not anticipate hosting any overnight field trips in 2020-2021. In addition, day field trips held in the fall must meet social distancing and county health department protocols. The priority during this time of fluidity is to keep our students as safe as possible.