Forms & Correspondence

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School Newsletters

August 2021
August 29

September 2021
September 5
September 12
September 19
September 26

October 2021
October 3, 2021
October 10, 2021
October 17, 2021
October 24, 2021

November 2021

December 2021

January 2022

February 2022

March 2022

April 2022

May 2022

June 2022

Catholic School Council

The School Council is comprised of the school Principal, and members representing:

  • Parents/guardians

  • Teaching Staff

  • Community Representatives

Meetings are held on the 3rd Tuesday of each month. See the school calendar located on our school website for changes.

All parents/guardians are welcome to attend and join - we value your input.

2021 - 2022 School Council members:

Chair: Melanie Bakker

Vice Chair: Stephanie Luedee

Treasurer: Kerri Curry

Secretary: Laura Wingate

Communication Rep: Brett Stuckey

Parish Rep: Suzanne Di Nardo

CSPA Rep: Alanna McDonell

Parent Representatives: Darcie Laur, Chloe Van Oostende, Geeta Gera, Andria King

Teacher rep: Elisabeth Larock

Vice Principal: Nadine Vigneault

Principal: Shelly Lyonnais

School Council members provide input and advice to the Principal on topics such as:

  • local calendar of events and activities

  • school code of student behavior

  • school curriculum and program goals

  • selection of the Principal through the identification of a profile-type for the school

  • school budget priorities

  • school-community communication strategy ie methods of reporting to parents and the community

  • extra-curricular activities in the school

The School Council needs your voice, your input, your contribution to make the school better for all students, including yours!

Meeting Dates & Minutes: 2020 - 2021











Board-wide Parent Organizations

Catholic School Parents’ Association (CSPA)

The Catholic School Parents’ Association (CSPA) is a volunteer group representing all Ottawa Catholic School Board parents. They are a resource for school councils and the parent community for information on local and provincial education issues. Through their website, Twitter feed, and email newsletters, they we provide updates on education in Ottawa & Ontario, as well as tips, resources and information to help parents support their children in school. All parents are welcome and encouraged to join CSPA's e-mail list, follow CSPA on Twitter, or attend CSPA monthly meetings.

Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC)

The OCSB’s Special Education and Advisory Committee (SEAC) makes recommendations to the Board in respect of any matter affecting the establishment, development, and delivery of special education programs and services for exceptional pupils.

OCSB Parent Involvement Committee (PIC)

The Ottawa Catholic School Board Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) is a provincially mandated committee made up of parents, a trustee, a principal and the Director of Education. The purpose of PIC is to support, encourage and enhance parent engagement at the school board level in order to improve student achievement and well-being. The parent members of the OCSB PIC are appointed by CSPA.