Join the OP PTA team!

We have a lot of opportunities for you to join the PTA team.  These committee leads and committe members allows parents to be a key part in making OP the place to be!

SLT Needs Your Vote!

Click here to vote for our 2020-2021 SLT members.

The primary mission of the School Leadership Team is to assist with the design and implementation of the annual School Improvement Plan. Parent members provide feedback to the principal and staff about initiatives at the school. Parent members also have the opportunity for input regarding the varied academic and community experiences at Olde Providence.

There are 2 positions available on the team, so please vote for your top TWO choices.

Please vote by June 4th

Edukit Ordering Has Begun!

Great news!
Edukit ordering has officially started!
Click here to order.


OP offers the EduKit program as a convenient option for busy families to order school supplies for the 2020/2021 year. EduKits include the supplies approved by your school.

Be sure to order by June 21, 2020 for best pricing and free shipping!

Kindergarten Registration for Fall 2020

Due to COVID-19, our physical office
is currently closed to the public.

As of May 6th, we are accepting Kindergarten registration forms electronically.  Please scan all documents and email them to Ms. Hopkins at

Enrollment documents and requirements are found on CMS's website, Please select "New to CMS" after clicking HERE.  You can print them out and scan to Ms. Hopkins once you have all the required documents.


Ms. Hopkins will be able to answer any questions you may have!

Free Cucumber Seeds!

Join OP’s budding scientists to learn about the world around us! View the garden lessons here.

There are 5 lessons available with more to come! To receive your seeds via your mailbox:

  1. Check out a garden lesson.
  2. Email a photo, completed assignment or note about your lesson to Ms. Heather at
  3. Let Ms. Heather know where you would like your seeds delivered, and she will drop them in your mailbox.

*If you would like, we will post your work on the PTA website with our other growing gardeners and scientists!


Governer Announces Schools Remain Closed

Click here to read more from CMS

OP Specials Distance Learning

OP Specials!

Our awesome Specials Team has created a website for each of their classes! Each website has materials that can be used to support your child's learning at home. Please feel free to continue with the activities outlined in the daily learning plan for specials or use the resources within each teacher's website!

Click here for even more resources at our new Distance Learning page!

A message from Mrs. Johanson

Yesterday was a true collaboration of displaying support to one another.  So many families took the time to make signs and spread cheer to my team. We are so fortunate to be part of such a caring, kind, thoughtful, and giving community.

Thank you for making the parade an event my team and I will NEVER forget.


The OP Teacher Parade in the News!

Our incredible OP staff and the parade are featured in a story onWFAE!

Check it out at WFAE!

January PTA Meeting

At our first PTA meeting of 2020, Taylor Shirkey presented an informative discussion on anxiety and children. Did you miss the meeting on the 30th or want to see Taylor's presentation again? Click the link below to view the pdf.


If you attended the meeting, please consider submitting anonymous feedback through this survey. Thank you!



If you would like to celebrate your child’s birthday or special occasion on the spirit rock please sign up!  

Remember, you get to paint the rock at 4pm on the day before you signed up.  It is a sad thing to have your rock painted over, so please pay attention to the sign up.  This is first come, first served,

Tax ID: 56-1684413. Your donation will benefit our Helping Hands fund which helps students from OP and Idlewild Elementary receive materials that they need to be academically successful and to reach their full potential. (TO DONATE go to under the “STORE” tab)

Register as a CMS Volunteer

OP has many different ways to contribute your time as a volunteer. In order to serve as an OP volunteer, in a classroom or PTA setting, you must be a registered CMS Volunteer. Click here to register as a volunteer. (If you registered as a volunteer for a previous school year, you still need to renew your volunteer status each school year.)
Not sure if volunteering is for you? Check out the Top 10 Reasons to Volunteer at Olde Providence below.

Click here to read more.