Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic School

Success starts herePK3 through 8th Grade

Special Areas

Creativity and expression are fostered through the exploration of art, music, physical education, world language and the Media Center. Weekly activities include:

  • Weekly Art Instruction for all students PK3 – 8th grade.
  • Weekly Music Instruction for all students PK3 – 8th grade.
  • Students engage in outdoor activities throughout the day to develop gross motor skills, hand-eye coordination and understanding spatial boundaries in PK3 – Kindergarten.
  • Spanish is taught through prayers and music in PK3 – PK4.
  • Spanish classes are conducted for PK3 – 8th grade.
  • Physical Education and physical fitness activities for PK3 – 8th grade are held 2x per week.
  • The Media Center is open to students throughout the week and they are encouraged to check out books for reading exploration.



In addition to the core curriculum, students at Our Lady of Lourdes Parish School enjoy a variety of specialty subjects designed to complement and enrich their overall academic experience.


All students receive weekly instruction in Spanish. The Spanish curriculum is implemented using age appropriate activities in a creative, interesting and engaging classroom environment.

Students in grades K – 5th, visit the Spanish classroom once per week and focus on the basic language skills of speaking, listening, comprehension, reading and writing.

Students in grades 6 - 8th receive Spanish instruction twice per week, further deepening their knowledge. Through hands-on activities, songs, games and projects, students acquire both linguistic skills and a greater cultural awareness.


Education in the visual arts is important to the development of creative expression. Through the study of visual arts, students develop creativity and build self-confidence. Our visual arts curriculum provides students with aesthetic experiences and builds an understanding of and an appreciation for a variety of cultures.

Students in grades K - 8th meet weekly with our art teacher in the Art Suite. Students are instructed in Art history, drawing, painting, and sculpture work as well as a variety of other methods and media. They are encouraged to create their own works of beauty and individuality.


Music education is an essential component of a child’s education. Through music, students develop creativity, imagination and expression. The music curriculum introduces students to a broad cultural awareness and deeper appreciation of the arts while developing life-long skills.

Students in grades PK3 - 8th participate in weekly music classes in the Music Suite. Our focus is on developing young singing voices, learning music skills, appreciating music, and sharing musical gifts. Elementary students work on learning rhythm, reading notes and of age-appropriate songs.


Our physical education program is designed to develop the necessary skills and experiences that benefit students physically, emotionally, socially, and spiritually. By fostering physical fitness, teamwork, and healthy lifestyle choices, students establish a positive self-concept.

Elementary students in grades PreK3 - 8th grade enjoy physical education classes two times each week in our outdoor athletic facilities. Through fun, fitness and fair play, our students develop eye-hand coordination, basic strength, balance and agility. They learn the skills and rules related to a variety of sports. The elements of improving personal skill level, supporting teammates, respecting opponents and the quality of sportsmanship are stressed.