Our very own Jessica Harman was recently featured by Channel 7 News as an Arts All-Star. Jessica, pictured with Ms. Sara Pabis, is a Senior at OFA and is passionate about music in her daily life. Jessica hopes to pursue a career as a veterinarian after she graduates but plans to keep her love for music alive and well. You can watch Jessica's full interview here: https://www.wwnytv.com/2023/01/06/arts-all-star-jessica-harmon/
As we approach the start of our winter break on Friday, December 23, I would like to thank staff, students, and their families for a successful start to the 2022-23 school year. The constant buzz and excitement of academic and extracurricular activities have finally returned in full swing, and we are looking forward to all of the good things to come in 2023. Please take good care of yourselves and your loved ones over this winter break. We look forward to seeing students and staff back in our hallways in the new year on Tuesday, January 3. Wishing you a healthy and happy holiday season. Sincerely, Kevin K. Kendall Superintendent of Schools
The Ogdensburg City School District will be closed today, Friday, December 16, 2022, due to inclement weather.
Thursday 12/15/2022; Annual Ben Cordwell Girls' Basketball Tournament In anticipation of poor weather conditions, we have made some changes to the tournament schedule for this evening. Small Gym: JV OFA (white) versus Norwood-Norfolk (dark) at 5:00 p.m. JV Hammond (white) versus Madrid-Waddington (dark) at 6:30 p.m. Main Gym: Varsity Hammond (white) versus M-W (dark) 5:00 p.m. Varsity OFA (white) versus N-N (dark) 6:30 p.m. All schools will have games at 5:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Hammond and M-W will have their varsity (5:00 p.m.) play before their JV teams (6:30 p.m.)
The Annual K-12 Fall Art Show will be on display in the Montpelier Art Gallery at Ogdensburg Free Academy until January 2023. General viewing hours are on Thursdays, from 3-4:00 p.m. The show will also be open to viewing during most auditorium events. Additional show viewing appointments can be made by contacting OFA art teacher Dianne Drayse-Alonso at 393-0900.
Don't miss out on these upcoming musical performances at Ogdensburg City Schools: Friday, December 2 @ 7 p.m.: Elf the Musical, at O.F.A. Saturday, December 3 @ 1 p.m.: Elf the Musical, at O.F.A. Tuesday, December 6 @ 6 p.m.: JFK Grades 4, 5 & 6 (Chorus) and 5 & 6 (Band) and Madill Grades 5 & 6 Chorus and Band Holiday Program at JFK Elementary Friday, December 9th @ 9 a.m./1:30 p.m.: Madill Grades JK-6 Holiday Program at Madill Elementary Tuesday, December 13 @ 6 p.m.: Grades 7/8 Winter Concert at O.F.A Wednesday, December 14 @ 9a.m./1:30 p.m.: JFK Grades Kindergarten-3 Holiday Program at JFK Elementary Wednesday, December 14 @ 6 p.m.: Grades 9-12 Winter Concert at O.F.A. Tuesday, December 20 @ 9 a.m.: UPK & Jr. Kindergarten Holiday Program at JFK Elementary Tuesday, December 20 @ 9 a.m.: UPK & Jr. Kindergarten Holiday Program at Madill Elementary
The Ogdensburg Free Academy Positive Messaging Team, along with administrators, faculty, staff and parents, displayed positive messaging at the entrances of OFA to welcome students back to school for the 2022-2023 school year.