Open Enrollment Begins February 21
We understand that each and everyday is important to the life of your child, and that is why we are dedicated to excellence in every aspect of our service to the children in our care. We are committed to providing the most up to date curriculum, the most thorough training for the teachers, and a superb learning environment. The most important part of our job is to make sure that our students receive lots of loving attention and they enjoy time spent at Owens Christian Academy.
Angenita F. Owens,
June Fun Facts
Do you know what happened in Black History during the month of June?
June 3, 1949- Wesley A. Brown became the first Black graduate of Annapolis Naval Academy.
June 8, 1953- In 1953, King, Sr., performs the marriage ceremony of King, Jr., and Coretta Scott at the Scott home near Marion, Alabama.
June 13, 1990-Bernadette Locke becomes the first female on-court coach when she is named assistant coach of the University of Kentucky men's basketball team.
June 19, 1865- Freedmen’s Town is a nationally registered historical site. The site was originally a community located in the fourth ward of Houston, Texas that began in 1865 as the destination for former enslaved people from surrounding plantations in Texas and Louisiana after the Civil War.
June 21 ,1945- Col. B.O. Davis Jr. Named commander of Godman Field (Ky.) and became the first Black to head an Army Air Force base in the United States.
June 30,1917-Lena Horne was born, she was a notable twentieth century woman associated with American entertainment industry and Civil Rights Movement.
"Cast your cares on the LORD and he will sustain you; he will never let the righteous be shaken."
—Psalms 55:22 (NIV)