OCSB Notices

Length: Full Day Topic: Professional Development to Support School Achievement Plans (SAP) Entity Hosting: The Ottawa Catholic School Board Presenter(s)/Facilitators: School Administrators and Central Staff Description: School communities will gather to learn, discuss and plan strategies to support student learning and their School Achievement Plan. Professional Development (PD) sessions will be offered in the following […]

The Education Act empowers a school board to enact a by-law implementing education development charges (EDC) on residential and commercial development within its jurisdiction, where such development leads to increased education land costs. These charges are collected to fund the acquisition and provision of municipal services for future school sites. This helps to create a […]

The Ottawa Catholic School Board would like to invite all stakeholders to participate in a public input session regarding the 2024-2025 Budget. This session typically includes presentations from the public, that occur before the Board meeting. That period to present would start at 5:15 pm on Tuesday, March 26, 2024. Individuals interested in making a […]

During the Spring and Summer, the Ottawa Student Transportation Authority (OSTA) successfully negotiated contracts with 9 of 10 bus companies serving Ottawa area schools. However, despite OSTA’s best efforts, transportation disruptions for students in the Ottawa Catholic School Board and the Ottawa-Carleton District School Board could occur this fall. These disruptions relate to on-going bus […]

If you own or rent property in Ontario, you must select the school board you want to support, even if they do not have children attending school. This process is known as the school support designation. You must choose one of the following: If you do not declare your school support choice, it will automatically […]