Forms & Correspondence

Catholic School Council

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

  • Parents/guardians

  • Teaching Staff

  • Community Representatives

Meetings are held at 6:00 pm in the Learning Commons. This year meetings are virtual. Meeting dates will be posted in School Announcements.

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

Parent Council Email:

2020 - 2021 School Council members:

Co-Chair: Andrew Quinlan

Co-Chair: Ana Marsland

Past Chair: Cat Hooker

Secretary: Tara Baran

Treasurers: Victoria Colizza, Jackie Sandoz

CSPA rep: Heather Barrett

Volunteer Co-ordinator: Amanda Black

Parking Co-ordinator: Julian Ovens

Members at Large: Lena Devlen, Meghan O'Brien

Teacher Rep: Jeannie Wong

Principal: Christine Queen

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

May 17, 2022

Meeting Minutes

April 13, 2022

Meeting Minutes

March 8, 2022

Meeting Minutes

December 8, 2021

Meeting Minutes

November 10, 2021

Meeting Minutes

October 13, 2021

Meeting Minutes

September 29, 2021

Meeting Minutes

School Council Meeting Dates

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.