An Army of Clay Warriors
Ms. Ouyang's World History students recently created their own versions of the famous Qin Emperor's terracotta warriors. Below is a sampling of their sculptures!
Ninth Grade Olympics Continue!
This week, our 'nation states' competed in a footrace out on the soccer field. Congrats to Team Babylon for taking first place!
Tea and Talk
Thanks to everyone who joined us for this week's Tea & Talk! English teacher Mrs. Caeli Lanzilotti led us in an exploration of Homer's portrayal of emotion and his depiction of 'Home.' If you missed it, you can watch it now!
Family Enrichment
Large Group Session Dates:
  • November 20
  • January 15
  • February 12
  • March 5
  • May 7
There is still time to register ! Please contact Joana Allen with any questions.
Chargers Updates
Winter Sports Begin!
See the rosters for our JV Basketball, Varsity Basketball, and Varsity Swim Teams below. Rosters for the Middle School teams will be published after Thanksgiving.
Varsity Athletic Jacket
We will again be offering the Varsity Athletic Jacket for purchase. Varsity athletes who are interested should order the jacket before 11:59 pm on November 19, 2021. 
Upcoming Admissions Events
Giving Your Daughter the Gift of an Oakcrest Education
Tuesday, December 7
7:00 pm
Join us for an evening webinar with Cynthia Bertolini, Director of Admissions and Enrollment Management, Matt Buonocore, Chief Financial Officer and coordinator of our generous Tuition Assistance program, and a panel of Oakcrest parents. A brief presentation will be followed by a question and answer session.
Grandparents Day Celebration
Monday, November 22
Mass will be at 9:50 am with a reception immediately following. We look forward to welcoming our Oakie grandparents on Monday!
Fathers Club Christmas Decorating
Saturday, November 27
All Oakie dads are welcome to help set up and decorate the school for the Christmas season from 10am-12pm, Email Mike Barvick to volunteer.
Save the Date! Bunco Night for Moms
Thursday, December 2
7:30-9:30 pm
Join us for an evening of fun, fellowship, wine and chocolates! No experience necessary. Come join us and learn how to play.
Advent Mass and Dinner
Only 75 seats open for dinner—RSVP today
Saturday, December 4
Join us for our annual Advent Mass and Dinner. Mass will be at 5:00 pm, with dinner immediately following. We will be able to seat 300 people for dinner. Once 300 dinner guests are confirmed, a waiting list will be maintained and guests will be contacted should seating open up. Please RSVP no later than December 1.
Save the Date! Meditation and Tea: Living Advent
December 15
The meditation starts at 2:05 pm with tea to follow in the Lobby. All Parents, faculty, staff and friends are invited.
Oakcrest Is Hiring!
Oakcrest is hiring a part-time Middle School Computer Skills teacher beginning in January 2022. If you, or someone you know, is interested in learning more about this position, please click on the button below for more information on how to apply.
Get Your Oakie Outfitters Merchandise!
We have added several new items:
  • Nike Therma Fit Hoodie
  • 24-oz. Tervis Tumbler
  • White thermal bottle
Yuma Center Annual Work & Life Conference
Saturday, January 29
The theme of this year's conference will be "Grow your Gifts: The Lifelong Endeavor of Professional Development." Heidi Capozzi (Executive Vice President and Global Chief People Officer, McDonald's) will give the morning keynote. Conference tickets will be available starting December 1st. Yuma Center will have 100 tickets available for in-person attendees. Virtual participation will also be offered.