OCCS News and Announcements
January 7, 2020
Spiritual Theme: "Devoted to Prayer"
Theme Song for the School Year: "Before the Throne of God Above"
Welcome New Students/Families
We would like to welcome the Cooley family to OCCS. Anne Cooley joined Mrs. Noteboom's fourth grade class this month. Her parents are Bill and Monique Cooley. Welcome to OCCS!
Hearing Screening
Hearing screenings will take place at OCCS on January 23 & 24 for students in grade PS-5th & 8th grade. If you would not like your child to be tested, please fill out the attached form and return it to the office: Click here for Form .

If you would like to have your child tested who is not in one of these classes, please contact the OCCS office (737-2274).
Iowa Assessments
Advance Notice: the week of Jan. 13-17, all OCCS students in grades 3-8 will be taking Iowa Assessments Tests. Testing will take place first thing in the morning so please make sure your students are on time. We also encourage a good night of sleep beforehand so they are ready for testing!

Friday Flicks at the Library
The library is showing movies on Friday afternoons for early dismissal days. Check out the attached schedule for more information: Link to Friday Flicks
TRIP News
  • A TRIP payout was made as of 12/31/19. Look for the payout on your January tuition statement.
  • Main Street Theaters update: Our local theater, Holland Plaza, has been sold and is under new ownership. They will no longer accept the Main Street gift cards. If you have Main Street cards, there are theaters still open in Le Mars and Sioux City. There are more Main Street cards available for purchase if you will be heading to one of these locations.
  • TRIP hours are Monday, Thursday, and Friday from 8:00am - 12:30pm. and Tuesday and Wednesday from 8:00am - 3:30pm.
  • Find information about the OCCS TRIP program on our website by clicking the following link: OCCS TRIP Website
  • Need help on how to use the Shop with Scrip Website or My Scrip Wallet? Click here for step by step instructions: Family Ordering Guide