About Our School
Information for Families
Our schools hours are 7:25-2:20 for grades K-5, and 7:25-4:30 for grades 6-8. Our school opens for drop off at 7:05. Breakfast is served in the cafeteria from 7:05-7:25 for students in grades 1-5. Kindergarten students eat breakfast with their class at 7:30. Breakfast is served on the 3rd floor for students in grades 6-8. Students who arrive after 7:20 are provided a breakfast from the breakfast cart located near the late desk.
- All students are expected to wear our school uniform daily.
- K-5: yellow polo shirt, navy pants, (optional) navy sweater
- 6-8: white or navy polo shirt, khaki/navy pants, (optional) navy sweater
- Coming soon! The first newsletter will be sent home on October 4th.
- Back to School BBQ
- Time: August 30, 2017, 2:00-4:00PM
- Location: Orchard Gardens Recess Area
- Join us to meet teachers, enjoy food, and purchase uniforms!
- First Day of School!
- We welcome back grades 1-8 on Thursday, September 7th! 1st and 2nd graders will report to the cafeteria, 3rd-5th graders to the play yard and 6-8th graders to the auditorium first thing! Staff will be on hand to help you find your class!
- Our kindergarten students start school on Monday, September 11th!
- Food Pantry
- Time: Wednesday, September 20, 2017, 3:30-4:45PM
- Location: Orchard Gardens Cafeteria
- Back to School Night
- Time: Thursday, September 28, 2017, 5:00-7:00PM
- Location: Your Child’s Classroom
Important Documents for Families:
The OGPS Blog
OGPS Students Were Guests at Governor Patrick’s ‘Lone Walk’
Students and other members of the OGPS community were invited by Governor Patrick to be guests at the traditional ‘Lone Walk’… Read More
NPR Profiles OGPS’ Arts Success
WBUR, one of Boston’s NPR stations, profiled the great work being done at OGPS. Read More