The school day for all grades at Our Lady Help of Christians consists of classroom instruction, recess, and lunch.
School is in session Monday through Friday from 7:55 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. (with the exception of Kindergarten, which does not have classes on Wednesdays).
Barring an occasional modification for field trips or special feast days, the regular week-day schedule proceeds as follows:
- 7:50 a.m. First bell, Line-up
- 7:55 a.m. Attendance, Prayer
- 8:00 a.m. Classes Begin
- 11:30 a.m. Mass
- 12:15 p.m. Lunch
- 3:25 p.m. Prayers
- 3:30 p.m. Dismissal
View the complete 2022-2023 OLHCA Annual Academic Calendar for term dates, exam schedules, Parent/Teacher Conferences, vacation days and other days off, etc.
Students also participate in a variety of after-school activities. The dates and times of these after-school gatherings are announced as these events are scheduled, and can be found in the school's weekly-distributed "Messenger" or by checking the Events page. These activities may include:
- Server Practice for low and sung Masses and special feast days
- Meetings of the Scouts of Christ the King
- St. Stephen's Guild meetings
- Maids of Mary events