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,
Monday, March 1, 2021
Virtual PTA Meeting 5:00 pm
Friday, February 12, 2021
Tag Day-College Day
Monday, March 29, 2021
Virtual Executive Board Meeting
Monday-Thursday, March 29- April 1, 2021
Thursday, April 1, 2021
Easter Celebration 9:00-11:00 am
Easter Party 3:30-4:30 pm
3rd Quarter Assessments/Report Cards
Friday-Monday, April 2-9, 2021
March Fun Facts
Do you know what happened in Black History during the month of March?
March 1, 1949- Joe Louis retired as heavyweight boxing after holding the title for a record eleven years and eight months.
March 3, 1990-Carole Gist crowned first black Miss USA.
March 7, 1942-First cadets graduated from flying school at Tuskegee.
March 16, 1846-Rebecca J. Cole, 2nd Black Female Physician. Cole was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on March 16, 1846.
March 18, 1933- Unita Blackwell was born this day in Lula, Mississippi. She became the first black woman mayor elected in Mississippi.
March 23, 2007- Barrington Irving is the first African American to fly solo around the world and, as of 2010, the youngest person to complete the feat.
March 26, 1937-William H. Hastie confirmed as judge of Federal District Court in Virgin Islands and became the first Black federal judge.
"Ask the Lord for rain in the springtime;
it is the Lord who sends the thunderstorms.
He gives showers of rain to all people,
and plants of the field to everyone."
—Zechariah 10:1 NIV