Home Goods Drive!

From May 28th to May 31st, OTA will be holding a home goods drive to support the organization, Humble Designs, an organization that helps furnish homes for people that just come out of homelessness. We need objects such as towel racks, shower curtains, shower rods, as well as neutral prints for objects such as beds…


Grandparents Day – May 3

OTA’s annual Grandparents Day is Friday, May 3. All grandparents are welcome to join their grandkids in interactive lessons, listen to special musical performances, and network with other proud grandparents! The event starts at 9:00, and schedules are listed below. It is also a minimum day, with a 12:00 dismissal, and we encourage families go out…


OTA Gala = Date Night Done Right!

Fiesta De OTA: Date Night Done Right DATE NIGHT at OTA GALA May 4, 2019 $170.00 for two tickets all you and eat and all you can drink. Grandparents in town for Grandparents Day on May 3 which may equal FREE BABYSITTING! FREE CHILDCARE is also available at Mathnasium Point Loma! Click on the link: …


Teachers are Heroes

Ms. Klim, our outstanding 2nd grade teacher, was selected as one of 12 teachers in San Diego County for the Teachers are Heroes award! KSON, Azusa Pacific University, and the San Diego Office of Education are the sponsors, and we appreciate their generous contributions. In addition to a $100 gift card to Staples, students get…


Staff Directory & Blogs

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Kindergarten - Alexandra Halverstadt

First Grade - Jenny Blackwood

Second Grade - Michelle Klim

Third Grade - Jennifer Ciampa

Fourth Grade - Chelsea VanWerden

Fifth Grade - Sarah Cook

6th-8th Social Studies - Jennifer Church

6th-8th English Language Arts - Turner Watts

6th-8th Grade Math

STEM - Taylor Vickers

Music - Ellyn King

Spanish - Cynthia Ostrowski

Physical Education - Kevin Killacky

Education Specialist - Kirsten Ramirez

Speech Language Pathologist - Jessica Reed

Instructional Aide - Cori Rashad

Instructional Aide - Jennifer Garcia

Instructional Aide - Jade Talbott

Core Knowledge Advisor & StandUp For Kids Coordinator - Bob Hamm