School News & Announcements

Ringette Opportunity

posted Mar 28, 2017, 5:35 AM by Shelly Lyonnais

Do you know someone that would like to try ringette?  Here is an opportunity to try it for free! 

Parent Event

posted Mar 27, 2017, 6:45 AM by Shelly Lyonnais

Recognizing and supporting the mental health needs of our children and youth

This session will explore the concepts of "normal stress" and the "continuum of mental health" along with the signs and symptoms of potential mental health issues in children and youth.  When and where to access services and supports for mental health within our community will be discussed. Strategies to foster resilience in our children and youth will be shared.

Presenter: Dr. Elizabeth Paquette

Thursday, April 27, 2017

7:00-9:00 PM

Immaculata High School

140 Main Street, Ottawa

Weekly Newsletter

posted Mar 26, 2017, 6:16 AM by Shelly Lyonnais

Cyber Bullying Event

posted Mar 22, 2017, 12:38 PM by Shelly Lyonnais

The Ottawa Bullying Prevention Coalition in partnership with Ottawa Public Health and Ottawa Police Service will be hosting an event for parents on cyber bullying. The event will bring together key partners across sectors including mental health experts, police and research to facilitate a conversion on cyberbullying and building a more supportive and safe community for all those impacted.


Thursday, March 30th, from 6:30pm to 9:00 pm at Ben Franklin Place, 101 Centrepointe, Ottawa ON


Our Target Audience: Parents and caregivers


Evening Program Time:

            6:00-6:30 pm: Agency Fair Setup

6:30-7:00 pm: Registration / Service Fair Booths

7:00-8:00 pm: Speaker: Dr Hazen Gandy CHEO

            8:00-8:30pm: Speaker: OTTAWA POLICE SERVICE, Cst Cindy Cybulski and Cst Geneviève Hupé

8:30-9:00pm: Question Period /Service Fair Booths


Registration is limited, please have parents register using Event Brite at:


A message from the Motherisk Commission

posted Mar 21, 2017, 1:28 PM by Shelly Lyonnais

A message from the Motherisk Commission regarding hair strand testing used to test for drugs and alcohol. For more information please see the link.

Weekly Newsletter

posted Mar 19, 2017, 5:48 AM by Shelly Lyonnais

Here is our weekly newsletter for March 20-24, 2017.  
See you all tomorrow morning!

Parent Meeting Regarding Fentanyl and Opioids

posted Mar 10, 2017, 7:41 AM by Shelly Lyonnais

Notice of Parent Information Meeting

Subject:  Fentanyl and Opioids


The Ottawa Catholic School Board (OCSB), in conjunction with Ottawa Public Health (OPH), is hosting a public information session aimed at parents to talk about counterfeit drugs found in Ottawa, overdose response, overdose prevention and substance abuse education in our schools.

Staff from Rideauwood Addiction and Family Counselling, Ottawa Police Services, OPH and other community partners will be represented.

When: Monday, April 3rd -- Parent information session -- 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.- open to the public

Where: St. Paul High School, 2675 Draper Avenue, Ottawa (near Greenbank and Baseline)   Link to location map:

Marketplace: There will be a partner display area at the event with front line staff to answer questions.

The OCSB continues to work with the City’s Overdose Prevention Task Force to help educate our community and support our students.    

City of Ottawa/Ottawa Public Health opioid/Fentanyl resources:

For more information, please contact Mardi de Kemp, Manager of Communications, by phone at 613-224-4455 Ext 2326 or by email at


March Break and Summer Camps

posted Mar 10, 2017, 7:30 AM by Shelly Lyonnais

March Break and Summer Camps

Registration is now open for all 2017 March Break camps and summer camps.

Our Continuing & Community Education Department offers a wide variety of exciting spring youth art classes, and camp programs across the city. There is also a free summer International Languages program (July 4 - Aug ​4) offered at a number of our school sites

Weekly Newsletter

posted Mar 5, 2017, 3:59 AM by Shelly Lyonnais

Here is the March 6-10, 2017 newsletter.   Happy reading!

Workshops for Parents of Children with Special Needs

posted Feb 28, 2017, 1:40 PM by Shelly Lyonnais

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