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Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Academy!

On August 30th , in honor of the launch of Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Academy, Bishop Frank J. Caggiano celebrated a Mass that was followed by a ribbon-cutting ceremony.
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Soccer is Back at OLF!

The success of last Spring's program made it easy to offer even more soccer this Fall! Lessons will start the first week of SEPT (3,4, & 6) and will take place immediately after school, 3-4:00pm. Coach Dan and his DIG USA coaches are back to make this another fun season of soccer!
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NEW RECYCLING PARTNER TO HELP US FUNDRAISE

It's a win-win-win situation. OLF Academy has partnered with USAgain recycling organization. Our community collects textiles (clothes, shoes, belts, bedding, table linens, etc.) in ANY CONDITION to service folks in need while raising funds for our school.

Introducing Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Academy

Providing the Foundation for Tomorrow’s Leaders

We are pleased announce that Our Lady of Fatima Catholic School is now Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Academy.   The launch of the new academy model features the continuation of our successful Personalized Approach to Learning for each student in Pre-K through Grade 8 and the introduction multi-age classrooms for Pre-K through Grade 5. These academic offerings will allow Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Academy students to continue to achieve excellence beyond standardized testing norms. Learn more about how we are evolving to provide the strongest foundation for tomorrow’s leaders!
 

Did You Know

 
Fatima is not always what you may expect?
 
Our students are from:
-2 states
-13 towns
-49% from Norwalk
-80% are Catholic
-100% are Welcome 
 
We love our stats, but
We love our families more!
 
 #EveryoneIsWelcome #NotJustANumber 
 
No matter where you are from, you'll make a difference.
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Did You Know

 
Big things come in small packages?

Fatima's Student:Teacher is 12:1
 
The Diocesan Personalized Learning Initiative is fully implemented at Fatima including but not limited to:
- Station Rotation
- Maker Space
- Full technology infusion
- Edmentum Exact Path for student use/teacher analysis creating a well balanced day between Teacher and Tech
 
#SmallButMighty  # LeadersGrowHere  #NotJustANumber
 
Come see why we are different.
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ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE BEST SCHOOL

The Principal's Newsletters

SEPTEMBER 20TH, 2019

Experience the Fatima Difference

PERSONAL TOURS
Explore our Personalized Approach to Learning! Traditional Classroom learning blended with the latest technology infrastructure that provides personalized learning for each student. STEM curriculum, small class sizes, a nurturing environment and more! For questions about our Open Houses, Shadow Days, or to schedule an appointment for a tour contact Principal Stanley Steele at ssteele@olfcatholic.org.
 
 
PROVIDING THE FOUNDATION FOR TOMORROW’S LEADERS
A PERSONALIZED APPROACH TO LEARNING
 
Personalized Learning allows students to learn in an environment that taps their unique needs and strengths in order to engage, inspire and empower them to reach their highest potential. 
 
While many teachers already personalize learning and differentiate instruction, this initiative provides the tools to take what they already do to the next level:
 
- Technology: one of several tools to enhance curriculum and encourage student creativity, critical thinking, collaboration and communication. Fatima utilizes Edmentum Exact Path aiding in individualized learning.
- “Station-Rotation”: incorporates teacher directed instruction to small groups based on a student’s needs and student collaboration on a teacher assigned project, to create and communicate mastery of skills and knowledge.
- Fatima continues to offer its STREAM curriculum enhanced by Innovation Labs tools and Maker Space.  
 
Smaller Class sizes with a Personalized Approach to learning allow Fatima students to continue to achieve excellence beyond standardized testing norms. 
  • donate100% Welcome 80% of Fatima students are Catholic
  • 13 Towns Students come from all around Connecticut and New York
  • 30 Charities We live to give! Students donate time,
raise money & give love
  • 80% Student Athletes Fatima Falcons play an average of two sports during the year
  • extracurricular Budding Thespians 75% of students participate in the Theatre Group

What People Are Saying

My family will forever be grateful to Our Lady of Fatima for the priceless education that my children received. While academically speaking the education was extremely competitive with other schools in the area in math, reading, & science skills, OLF taught our kids the most valuable and priceless of lessons: those of faith, respect, and compassion. What they learn at OLF is gradual, their day seemingly no different than other kids from other schools, but as a parent, you see it in the little things: from them being excited about a story discussed in religion class that day, to discovering they know the entire Star Spangled Banner at a sports game, to them asking if they could donate half of their birthday money to charity. All it takes is a grain of sand.... OLF is just that.
Paula Restrepo
Former Parent
 
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