November 11 – 15 Exciting news! One of our OES 5th grade students made it as a finalist in the “I Voted” sticker contest sponsored by the Maryland State Deptartment of Education/Fine Arts. Please vote for her design (RED elementary school option) before the November 15th deadline and share with family, friends and neighbors. There is no limit to how many times you can vote. The 3rd graders are conducting a food drive to benefit Olney HELP. Please send in nonperishable foods to help families in our community who are in need by this Friday. This week is Mental Health Awareness Week at Olney ES. Students are encouraged to participate in the Spirit Week activities in order to promote mental health and wellness. The Spirit Week schedule can be found in this week’s edition of Dragon Tales along with information about the food drive, Staff Appreciation Pie Drive and more.