Proposed calendar dates for the 2019-2020 school year
The Ottawa Catholic School Board (OCSB) has submitted its proposed calendar dates for the 2019-2020 school year to the Ontario Ministry of Education for approval. The dates cannot be considered until final approval is granted by the Ministry in May 2019. The approved dates will be posted to this webpage.
School year calendar 2018-2019
School year calendars are distributed to all students at the beginning of each school year. The school year calendar lists school holidays and other important dates. Add our digital calendars to your own personal calendars and devices to keep track of important dates.
Sync with our Google calendar
Use the following address to add our public Google calendar to your own. You can also use this address to access our digital calendar from other applications which support the iCal format, such as Outlook. Log in into your own personal Google calendar. Click on the drop-down arrow menu next to “Other calendars” on the left-hand side. Select “Add by URL” and copy and paste the following text:
Sync with our iCloud calendar
Click on the following link to subscribe to our public iCloud calendar on your iPhone or iPad. Click “allow” then “subscribe.” Our iCloud calendar will send one-day reminder notices before PD Days.
Need to go back or ahead?
View the 2017-2018 School Year Calendar if you need to review key dates from last year. Proposed dates for the next school year (2019-2020) will be made available on this webpage in March 2019, but will not be considered final until approval is granted by the Ministry of Education in May 2019.
Summary of key dates for 2018-2019
|September 4, 2018||First day of school|
|October 5, 2018||PD Day (all grades)|
|October 8, 2018||Thanksgiving (no school)|
|November 16, 2018||PD Day (all grades)|
|December 24, 2018 to January 4, 2019||Christmas Break|
|January 25, 2019||PD Day (JK-6 only)|
|January 30, 2019||PD Day (7-12 only)|
|February 15, 2019||PD Day (JK-6 only)|
|February 18, 2019||Family Day (no school)|
|March 11 to 15, 2019||March Break|
|April 19, 2019||Good Friday (no school)|
|April 22, 2019||Easter Monday (no school)|
|May 17, 2019||PD Day (all grades)|
|May 20, 2019||Victoria Day (no school)|
|June 7, 2019||PD Day (all grades)|
|June 26, 2019||Last day of school for 7-12|
|June 27, 2019||Last day of school for JK-6|