School News & Announcements

Afro-Caribbean Mentorship Program - Networking Event Friday, November 29th

posted Nov 20, 2019, 8:02 AM by Kathleen Power   [ updated Nov 20, 2019, 8:06 AM ]

  Afro-Caribbean Mentorship Program (ACMP) is dedicated to making Afro-Caribbean Black (ACB) high school, undergraduate, and graduate student experience positive while encouraging them to be confident members of our Ottawa community.  In doing so, ACMP has organized its second annual "More Than Networking" event.

This event will include Afro-Caribbean Black (ACB) and racialized/non-racialized professionals and community members teaching students how to network while also networking with them.  The event will take place on Friday, November 29th, 2019 from 6:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. at Carleton University, Robertson Hall Room #608.

For more details see the information below:



School Council Meeting - Monday, November 25th!

posted Nov 19, 2019, 11:03 AM by Kathleen Power

School Council Meeting

                Our next School Council Meeting will be held on 
                Monday, November 25th at 3:00 p.m.in the office conference room.  
                
                We hope you can join us.  All are welcome!

Top Marks - November 19th

posted Nov 13, 2019, 10:02 AM by Kathleen Power


A representative will be at the school to assist you with your uniform 
needs on

Tuesday, November 19th from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. 


Call customer service at 1-800-667-7105 to book an appointment.

  You can also place your order by contacting them at info@topmarks

 Our school password is: PAT02



H.S. Mid-term Report Cards

posted Nov 13, 2019, 8:09 AM by Kathleen Power

  
Mid-term Report Cards
for Grades 9 to 12

    Mid-term report cards for high school students will be distributed tomorrow,
 Thursday, November 14th, afternoon.

Grade 7 & 8 Parent-Teacher Interviews - November 7th

posted Oct 31, 2019, 8:04 AM by Kathleen Power


  Parent interviews for grade 7 & 8 students have been scheduled, based on the interview form completed on-line.  Interviews have been scheduled for 10 minute periods between 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 7th, 2019.

  Please note that all students (both high school & 7/8) will be dismissed at 1:30 p.m., on Thursday, to allow teachers time to prepare for your meeting.

HS Parent-Teacher Interviews - Wednesday, October 30th

posted Oct 28, 2019, 8:03 AM by Kathleen Power


  Parent interviews for high school students have been scheduled, based on the interview form completed and returned to the teacher by your child.  As previously, interviews have been scheduled for 10 minute periods between 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 30th.

  Please note that all students (both high school & 7/8) will be dismissed at 1:30 p.m., on Wednesday, to allow teachers time to prepare for your meeting.


Did You Create Your SchoolMessenger Account?

posted Sep 12, 2019, 9:20 AM by Kathleen Power


Reminder - Early Bird Sessions!

posted Aug 26, 2019, 1:50 PM by Kathleen Power


ATTENTION

ST. PATRICK’S HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

FOR 2018/2019


Students entering grades 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, & 12 in September 2019, 

please mark this important date in your calendar…


EARLY BIRD SESSIONS

In a few short weeks, we will be welcoming students back to a new school, and a new school year, at St. Patrick’s High School.  As you are aware, the first day of classes will commence on Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at 8:30 a.m.  In order to assist you in obtaining and/or providing the school with some important information, prior to classes beginning, we are hosting early bird sessions on Wednesday, August 28 and Thursday, August 29, 2019.  Please see the times below for your grade...


August 28, 2019:

  • Grade 7 -    9:00 a.m.  to 10:30 a.m.

  • Grade 8 -   11:00 a.m.  to 12:30 p.m. 

  • Grade 9 -     1:00 p.m. to   2:30 p.m.


August 29, 2019:

  • Grade 10 -   11:00 a.m. to 12:30 a.m.

  • Grades 11 & 12 -    1:00 p.m. to  3:00 p.m.


We invite you to join us in the school gymnasium, where you will be able to...

  1. pick up your PrestoCard for the new school year once your student fee ($45, for grades 7 to 11) has been paid (this covers the cost of your yearbook, student ID card, field trip subsidies, guest speakers, etc.);  

  2. graduating students your fee is $95.00 - this includes the student fee and your Grad fee;

  3. set up an “on-line banking” account for your ease of payments of sports fees, field trips, etc;

  4. pick up your June 2019 report card, if you have not already done so;


Please note:  If you are in grades 9 to 12, laptops will be available for you to register your PrestoCards....it is mandatory that all cards be registered before leaving the school.  Students who plan on paying their student fee at a later date will receive their PrestoCards on the first day of school, Tuesday, September 3, 2019. If you make your payment through our on-line banking system, it is important that you print out your receipt and bring it in with you to obtain your PrestoCard.


On the first day of school, Tuesday, September 3, 2019, homeroom locations (Day 1, Period 1) will be posted in the following areas:

  • Grade 7   - Gym

  • Grade 8   - Gym

  • Grade 9   - Cafetorium

  • Grade 10   - Mall / Lobby

  • Grade 11   - Library

  • Grade 12   - Locker Bay

Have a safe and relaxing summer.  We look forward to seeing you on August 28 & 29th.

Carrie Bowie,

Principal


Public Transit Training - August 27 & 28, 2019

posted Aug 20, 2019, 9:46 AM by Kathleen Power

  OSTA and OC Transpo present Public Transit Training on Tuesday, August 27th and Wednesday, August 28th.  
Students learn about safety features on the city bus and train, travel planner, presto cards and much more!

During OSTA's annual route planning cycle, students are assigned to yellow bus, van service, or public transit, based on students' location and the program/school they are attending.  More than 20,000 students take public transit to school every day across the city of Ottawa.  See OSTA Bus Stop Finder to find out which mode has been selected for the coming school year.

OSTA and OC Transpo are providing public transit training for students in grades 7 to 12 of Ottawa-Carleton District School Board and Ottawa Catholic School Board.  Topics include:
How to use OC Transpo Travel Planner
Safety features on the bus, train and stops
How to use a Presto card and Student ID
What to do about lost Presto cards

The transit training will take place at:

        St. Paul High School, 2675 Draper Avenue, on Tuesday, August 27, 2019 from 7 to 8 p.m. and at
             Notre Dame High School, 710 Broadview Avenue, on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 from 7 to 8 p.m.

For more information visit the following websites:

https://www.octranspo.com/en/ 
https://www.ottawaschoolbus.ca/school-bus-routes/oc-transpo-public-transit-information/





Early Bird Sessions - August 28 & 29th!

posted Jul 19, 2019, 5:31 AM by Kathleen Power

ATTENTION

ST. PATRICK’S HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

FOR 2018/2019


Students entering grades 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, & 12 in September 2019, 

please mark this important date in your calendar…


EARLY BIRD SESSIONS

In a few short weeks, we will be welcoming students back to a new school, and a new school year, at St. Patrick’s High School.  As you are aware, the first day of classes will commence on Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at 8:30 a.m.  In order to assist you in obtaining and/or providing the school with some important information, prior to classes beginning, we are hosting early bird sessions on Wednesday, August 28 and Thursday, August 29, 2019.  Please see the times below for your grade...


August 28, 2019:

  • Grade 7 -    9:00 a.m.  to 10:30 a.m.

  • Grade 8 -   11:00 a.m.  to 12:30 p.m. 

  • Grade 9 -     1:00 p.m. to   2:30 p.m.


August 29, 2019:

  • Grade 10 -   11:00 a.m. to 12:30 a.m.

  • Grades 11 & 12 -    1:00 p.m. to  3:00 p.m.


We invite you to join us in the school gymnasium, where you will be able to...

  1. pick up your PrestoCard for the new school year once your student fee ($45, for grades 7 to 11) has been paid (this covers the cost of your yearbook, student ID card, field trip subsidies, guest speakers, etc.);  

  2. graduating students your fee is $95.00 - this includes the student fee and your Grad fee;

  3. set up an “on-line banking” account for your ease of payments of sports fees, field trips, etc;

  4. pick up your June 2019 report card, if you have not already done so;


Please note:  If you are in grades 9 to 12, laptops will be available for you to register your PrestoCards....it is mandatory that all cards be registered before leaving the school.  Students who plan on paying their student fee at a later date will receive their PrestoCards on the first day of school, Tuesday, September 3, 2019. If you make your payment through our on-line banking system, it is important that you print out your receipt and bring it in with you to obtain your PrestoCard.


On the first day of school, Tuesday, September 3, 2019, homeroom locations (Day 1, Period 1) will be posted in the following areas:

  • Grade 7   - Gym

  • Grade 8   - Gym

  • Grade 9   - Cafetorium

  • Grade 10   - Mall / Lobby

  • Grade 11   - Library

  • Grade 12   - Locker Bay

Have a safe and relaxing summer.  We look forward to seeing you on August 28 & 29th.

Carrie Bowie,

Principal


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