Welcome back to school!
We are overjoyed to welcome each of you to Oakcrest for the 2022-2023 school year! Students spent this week in orientations on Tuesday and Wednesday and then were welcomed by the senior class on Thursday morning as they began classes.
We hope to see you at Homecoming next weekend!

Join us September 16 and September 17 for a weekend packed with fun at Oakcrest!

Friday, Sept. 16, 3:30 p.m.
Upper School Students vs. Alumnae/Faculty & Staff Soccer Game, Ice cream treats for all! RSVP

Check out our full schedule and RSVP for the Founder's Day Mass and Dinner.

Thank you, Fr. Marty!
Welcome back, Fr. Gerry!
With deep gratitude, we thank Fr. Marty Miller for his five years as Chaplain at Oakcrest. Please join us in praying for him as he heads to South Bend, Indiana.

Please join us in welcoming Fr. Gerry Kolf as our new chaplain. Fr. Gerry previously served as chaplain of Oakcrest School from 2013 to 2016.
The Hills are Alive!
Introducing the Cast of our Fall Upper School Production, The Sound of Music. Save the date for Friday, Nov. 4 and Saturday, Nov. 5 at 7:00 pm at Ernst Theater in Annandale.
Introducing Yay Lunch!
Our new lunch service, Yay Lunch, will begin on September 19. Yay Lunch! provides freshly made, balanced meals for students, faculty, and staff through a simple online ordering process. All meals are prepared daily by local providers and delivered to schools by the Yay Lunch team. 

You can take 20% off one week of orders when you use the code SAYYAY20 at checkout – be sure to use the code before it expires October 2!

Menus will be ready on Thursday, September 15.
What is the secret to
Ms. Rondon’s Latin classes?
Ms. Rondon shares some of her secrets for helping students in the classroom.
Upcoming Events
Join us for College Counseling Parent Night

September 14
7:00 to 9:00 pm
Join Jessica DeVera, Director of College Counseling, as she gives an overview of College Counseling at Oakcrest. A panel of parents will also be present and available to answer any questions.
Oakcrest Dads are Formally Invited to Attend a Special Fathers Club Presentation by best selling author
Dr. Leonard Sax

Thursday, October 6, 7:00 pm

Forming Women of Courage: The Key Role Dads Play in the Intellectual, Spiritual and Character Development of Their Daughters
Meet our Students, Faculty and Staff
Student Profile:
Rima Al-Mosawy '23
Meet Rima, the Student Council President for the 2022-2023 school year. In addition to participating in Science Olympiad and the Ambassadors Club, Rima serves as a student tutor and plays on the Soccer and Track and Field teams. She is also a flutist in the Chamber Orchestra.
Faculty and Staff Profile: Terri Collins
Meet Terri Collins, our Associate Dean of School and Director of Parent Support. Throughout the past two decades at Oakcrest, Mrs. Collins estimates that she has commuted from her home in Silver Spring, Maryland the equivalent mileage of a cross-country drive not just once, but 19 times.
Chargers Updates
Introducing our Fall 2022 Sports Rosters!

Here's to a great Fall season, Chargers!!
Alumna Spotlight:
Shout out to Gabby Byrne '22 who is playing Lacrosse this year at Christopher Newport University!
A Summer Highlight
Oakcrest students and alumnae backpack in Colorado
with Camp Wojtyla
In July, five Oakcrest students and six Class of 2022 alumnae joined Dean of Students Meghan Hadley ’06 to hike in the backcountry of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains in Colorado.
Gear up for the school year
Shop Oakie Outfitters
Our online merchandise store is stocked with Oakcrest apparel and accessories! Shop now for the upcoming school year. Gift cards are also available for sale!