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Class of 2020 Hosts Annual Thanksgiving Dinner

9th graders Christian Ufitikirezi, Marisa Becerra, Ren Fultz, Chloe Mankin and Abbi Kellar hosted a wonderful dining in the OFS Dining Room on Thursday night.

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Summarizing Samurai: Calligraphy and Haiku

#OnlyAtOlney Students gather an appreciation for the beauty of Japanese writing as they combine calligraphy and haiku during their Summarizing Samurai Endeavor.

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Students Learn to Bake in Survival Endeavor

In recent years, one of the more popular electives at Olney Friends School has been a wilderness survival Endeavor that places students in a hypothetical post-apocalyptic world where they are forced to forage for themselves without the luxuries and conveniences that have stifled the self-sufficiency of recent [...]

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Respect, Responsibility, and Helpfulness in Grade 10 Humanities

On Friday, August 26th, students in Grade 10 Humanities worked on group projects with the aim of creating visual representations of how respect, responsibility, and helpfulness are displayed in the Olney Friends School community.

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Belmont SWCD Hosts Annual Passport to Fishing at Olney

Kim Lawson is the Watershed Coordinator at Belmont Soil and Water Conversation District.

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Passport to Fishing: July 13th

Belmont Soil and Water Conservation District is holding a Passport to Fishing program on Wednesday, July 13th from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. This free program will be held at the Olney Friends School's Livezy Lake, located at 61830 Sandy Ridge Road, Barnesville, Ohio. Registration will begin at 8:45 a.m.

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Olney Celebrates an Incredible Year of Community Art!

The Celebration of the Arts was a true showcase of our community's creativity. The Olney Spirit continues to inspire our students. They created some amazing pieces this year, and our student's musical talents were so evident in their performances. The entire Main was transformed into a gallery and students sold prints [...]

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Gallery: Olney Poetry Slam 2016

On Friday night, April 29th, Olney students, faculty, and even a board member took the stage to perform at Olney's annual Poetry Slam event! Photos can be found below.

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