Our Lady of Consolation

Student art on display

April 21, 2011 // 0 Comments

Bishop Hills has hosted a local art show for many years in April. The winners from every elementary school in Jim Bodener interviews Joshua Haskell, a third-grader from Our Lady of Consolation School. the Rockford area are on display. The residents are always impressed with the extraordinary talent of these young art students. Thursday, April 14, a reception was held. The [...]

Girl Scouts celebrate Thinking Day 2010

April 8, 2010 // 0 Comments

Over 100 Rockford Girl Scouts, leaders and parents gathered together at Our Lady of Consolation (OLC) to celebrate the 84th Annual World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS) Thinking Day on Saturday, Feb. 27. This special day is celebrated around the world as Girl Scouts and Girl Guides set aside time to think of each other and give thanks and appreciation [...]

OLC kids collect winter gear for giving

December 31, 2009 // 0 Comments

Kindergartners and preschoolers of Our Lady of Consolation School in Rockford learned about Christian charity this Advent season. After reading a recent article printed in the Advance newspaper stating the need for children’s coats, Mrs. Huffman and Mrs. Milan decided to take action. The children learned about giving from the heart and helping others who are less [...]

Belmont Wins Book Battle

March 12, 2009 // 0 Comments

Belmont students recently swept the Battle of the Books competition by winning all battles and the trophy. This competition has taken place annually since 1991. The competitors include teams of fifth-graders from each of Rockford’s elementary schools as well as Assumption of Belmont and Our Lady of Consolation. Students on each team must work together to answer [...]
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