Happy Summer!

All of us at OTA wish all of our families a wonderful summer break. Please take advantage of this special time, and enjoy all that San Diego has to offer. When you’re ready to pick up school supplies, the links below describe what is needed for each grade level and/or content area. Happy Summer! Kindergarten…


Amazon Smile

Our Old Town Academy Parent Foundation has registered on Amazon, and has added Old Town Academy to the AmazonSmile program. Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the charitable organizations selected by their customers. There is no cost to this program, and for those already shopping on Amazon, this is “free money” for OTA!…


New Date and Location for the 2017 OTA Gala!

The OTA Parent Foundation is excited to announce a new venue location and date for this year’s Gala. Mark your calendars! The date for the Gala has changed to Saturday, April 22, 2017, please update your calendars to reflect this new date. Wear your high heels! The 2017 OTA Gala will be held at the…


Last Call!

Wednesday, November 16 is the final day to turn in any Jogathon Pledge Money laying around the house, to be turned in for credit towards awards. The Jogathon Awards Ceremony will be Thursday, November 17, at 8:00 a.m. As a reminder, Parent Conferences are Wednesday, November 16 to Friday, November 18. Each day is a minimum…


Staff Directory & Blogs

(Click on a blog or staff name for more)

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