Student Life

Outside of the school day, OLQA students participate in a range of extracurricular programs and have the opportunity to pursue varied interests. See below to learn more about what we offer.

  • Athletics

    A strong body makes for a healthy child. In addition to weekly Physical Education classes, OLQA offers weekly tennis program through Sportime NY for the 1st and 2nd grades and intramural basketball and soccer club for grades 6-8.

  • Upper Room

    Partnering with our neighbors, the Franciscan Sisters of the Renewal, OLQA offers an after-school youth group devotion time and activities.

  • Chess

    Through NYC our after-school students receive top-notch chess instruction. Professional coaches teach students the basics of the game so that any beginner can associate chess with fun. Students have the opportunity to participate in chess tournaments against students from other schools and show off their newfound talents.

  • Musical Keyboard

    After-school students connect with music through our musical keyboard program. Activities include keyboard fundamentals, basic note reading, and singing. 

  • Summer Program

    Summer at OLQA is never quiet! From sleep away options to in-school programs, students and parents have a variety of summer activities from which to choose.