CLARKS SUMMIT — Our Lady of Peace welcomes new principal, Mrs. Colleen Jumper, as well as new teachers Ms. Alyssa Owens, fourth-grade language arts; Mrs. Finley, gym; and Mrs. Kathleen Petty, fourth-grade social studies, math and science.
Principal Jane Quinn is retiring after many altruistic years at OLP.
Our first day of school is Aug. 31. The first week is half days. Peacemakers on the Run, a five kilometer run, and Back to School Family Picnic, for OLP families and new OLP families, will be held on Saturday, Sept. 12 with the eighth-grade class volunteering.
To end the summer, “Back to School Night” will be held at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 15. At this event, students meet with their teachers.
Stephanie Yatko is a sixth-grade student at Our Lady of Peace. Reach the Abington Journal newsroom at 570-587-1148 or firstname.lastname@example.org.