Friday, August 5th 2022
UPDATES AND EVENTS

See News and Notes on the website:

Go to the CALENDAR & NEWS page here (under the ACADEMICS tab): omahachristianacademy.org/calendar/

FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL: Wednesday, August 10th.

  • PS-6th grade starts at 8:15
  • (Elem. students can be dropped off at the gym door between 7:30-8:00am)

  • 7th-12th grade starts at 8:00
  • (MS/HS students can be dropped off at the front door as early as 7:30am)

DRESS CODE: Download PDF here

SAVE THE DATE
  • Homecoming Week: September 19-23.
  • Homecoming Dinner: Saturday, September 24th.
Back to School Bash is Tonight!
Families of OCA Students:

Join us for our annual Back to School Bash!


Dear OCA Families,

We are excited for our upcoming Back to School Bash TONIGHT - Friday, August 5th, 5:30 pm - 7:30 p.m. at Lake Flanagan!

We will be gathering on the north entrance of the park off of Ida Street (playground).

PARKING: Parking is limited in the parking lot and field next to the playground. Cars may need to park along Ida Street.

FOOD: Families may choose to bring a picnic dinner or order from one of the food trucks. Please bring a blanket or lawn chairs for your family.

Kona Ice will only be available from 5:30-6:30.

WHAT TO EXPECT: Our Back to School Bash is going to be an evening of gathering, meeting new families, meeting teachers and celebrating the beginning of the upcoming school year.

There are lots of fun activities to look forward to:

  • Introduction of fall sports teams
  • Jr. Cheer Camp performance
  • OCA's High School Cheer Team performance
  • Cash & carry food trucks (Sauce Bosses BQ, Hawks Pizzas, & Kona Ice)
  • Meet the teachers, Mrs. Krehbiel (Principal), and Mrs. Cochran (Assistant Principal)
  • Free balloon twisting & face painting
  • Information table for current & new families

Welcome Table: Please stop by the welcome table to pick up a name tag and a schedule of events for the evening. Middle School & High School student schedules will be available for pick up.

New Family Table:
Stop by the New Family Table and see Mrs. Colling for any questions you may have. Complimentary OCA car decals will be available.

Pick Up Number Table: Elementary families will be able to receive their pick-up numbers (needed for picking up students after school).

Yearbook Table: 2021-2022 yearbooks that were pre-ordered may be available for pick-up.

Families are encouraged to bring yard games.

No registration required.

We look forward to having you join us tonight!

Please contact Mrs. McCoy with any questions amccoy@ocamail.org.
Order your OCA Swag
Get your OCA Eagles Swag!


Do you love OCA? Order your Eagles T-shirts and Sweatshirts!

Orders must be placed by August 17th. Orders will be delivered to Omaha Christian Academy approximately two weeks after the store closes.

Cross Country Update
HIGH SCHOOL

Highschool students going out for cross-country, we will meet August 8, 2022 from 4 – 5 for the first day of practice.

Be prepared to run by having the proper shoes, clothing attire, and water for the weather. We will make the adjustments to for the heat as needed. At the end of practice, we will have a short meeting to go over expectations.

 
MIDDLE SCHOOL

Middle School students going out for cross-country practice will begin August 10th immediately following school from 3:45 to 5.

Middle school practice schedule this year will be M-F from 3:45 – 5. Be prepared to run by having the proper shoes, clothing attire, and water for the weather. We will make the adjustments to for the heat as needed. At the end of practice, we will have a short meeting to go over expectations.
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Score Vison Sponsorship Opportunity
Now is the Time! 
 
Sign up now to have your business featured on our Score Vision scoreboards at all Volleyball and Boys and Girls Basketball Home Games/Matches. 
 
We have the following Sponsorship Levels - $10,000 level is sold out for this year.


We are giving OCA Registered Families first shot at this – the window of opportunity is July 15 -- August 15. 

We are limiting two per specific industry or target markets per year. 

There is a two-week approval process (Industry must align with OCA principles).

For more information contact Tim Neal at (402) 399-9565 or tneal@ocamail.org.  

School Supplies

Click on a grade below to view school supply list!



TIP: School Supply list is found on our website SCHOOL SUPPLIES & CALENDAR page here.
Job Opportunities
OCA is hiring!

Current job openings:

– Teachers
  • Middle School Language Arts Teacher
  • K-12 P.E. Teacher

– Facilities Manager


Benefits of working at OCA:
– Salary (varies based on candidates' experience and skills)
– Health insurance
– Discount for children attending OCA
– Positive, Christian work environment
– Friendly and dedicated team
– Ability to impact the next generation with a Biblical worldview and Christian values

We Would Love to Hear From You!
Share your comments, questions, concerns, or suggestions with the OCA school board!

You can email: board@ocamail.org (all current board members will receive your email).
Stay Connected
Download the attached document to see the many ways you can stay connected with OCA!

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