Category: General News

ISANA Octavia Academy Student and Family Needs Survey

ISANA Octavia Academy Student and Family Needs Survey

Dear Families, Thank you for your trust and partnership as we have shifted to distance learning these past few months. As we plan for next year, we believe your voice is critical as we work to improve our communication, academics, and overall experience. Please take 15 minutes to complete this survey between now and June […]

The Lion Roar 🦁

The Lion Roar 🦁

Hello ISANA Octavia families, Please read the The Lion Roar. We’ll be sharing monthly updates, important announcements, and student shout-outs. Thank you for reading! Hola familias de ISANA Octavia, Los invitamos a leer nuestro boletín informativo The Lion Roar. En el compartiremos actualizaciones mensuales, anuncios importantes y agradecimientos a los estudiantes. ¡Gracias por leer! 2021-2022 […]

ISANA Expands Daily Free Meal Offerings to Weekends

ISANA Expands Daily Free Meal Offerings to Weekends

Hello ISANA Families! We have some exciting news to share! Beginning, Tuesday, March 2, 2021, we are extending our meal distribution program to include meals for the weekend. Families will now receive seven breakfasts and seven lunches every week. All meals will be packed in an easy-to-carry box and will include a half-gallon of milk. […]

An Important Message from our CEO Regarding In-Person Instruction

An Important Message from our CEO Regarding In-Person Instruction

Letter Regarding In-Person Instruction/Carta sobre el regreso a instrucción en persona – English and Spanish FAQ/Preguntas Frecuentes – English and Spanish Friday, March 19, 2021 Hello ISANA Families, I hope this message finds you well.  In lieu of our weekly Friday newsletter, please read this comprehensive message with information regarding our return to in-person instruction. […]

Apply Now for the Emergency Broadband Benefit Program

Apply Now for the Emergency Broadband Benefit Program

Community Resource: The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is currently taking applications for their Emergency Broadband Benefit Program which can provide eligible families a $50 monthly coronavirus pandemic discount on their monthly internet bill. More than 800 internet providers are participating in the program, including AT&T, Comcast, T-Mobile and Verizon. Visit the Get Emergency Broadband site [...]

Mobile Dental Van Makes Stop at Octavia

The “Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures” mobile dental van is helping us raise awareness about the importance of children’s dental health.  Earlier this week, volunteer dental professionals made a two-day visit at ISANA Octavia.  Some of our students received free dental check-ups and treatment referrals, and others received oral health learning materials with brushing instructions […]