School News & Announcements

Motherisk Commission

posted Mar 22, 2017, 10:21 AM by St. Isidore School

Please see the attached flyer for information regarding the Motherisk Commission. 

Spring Musical Theatre Performance

posted Mar 21, 2017, 10:32 AM by St. Isidore School   [ updated Mar 21, 2017, 10:33 AM ]

Please see the attached link for information and a short survey about our upcoming Spring Musical Theatre Performance. We look forward to seeing you on March 30.

Parent Information Session - Fentanyl and Opioids

posted Mar 10, 2017, 1:25 PM by St. Isidore School

Please see the attached flyer and memo regarding an upcoming session for parents on April 3.


NEW DATE - Parent Focus Group on Student Well-Being

posted Feb 17, 2017, 10:22 AM by St. Isidore School

Well-Being

Our Students, Your children...  a common goal             **New date**


YOUR input needed: Parent focus group on student well-being. What does “well-being” mean to you? How can students' well-being be supported at school?

The Ontario Ministry of Education is looking to develop a K-12 student well-being framework to help support the mental health and wellness of all students.  

CSPA is hosting this parent session with Dr. Elizabeth Paquette (OCSB Mental Health Lead), to collect your ideas and opinions to share with the Ministry.  We know that students who have strong relationships and a positive sense of self are in a better position to reach their full potential. Come learn more about current initiatives in OCSB schools and share your ideas to promote well-being.

Register Now: http://bit.ly/CSPA17wellbeing

Thursday, March 2, 2017

7:00 - 9:00 PM

Holy Trinity Catholic High School

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   180 Katimavik Road, Kanata

NEW Mazzola Order Form

posted Feb 10, 2017, 9:59 AM by St. Isidore School

Please see the NEW Mazzola Order form for March - April. Orders are due February 24th. 

Thank you!




Parent Focus Group on Student Well-Being

posted Feb 3, 2017, 1:36 PM by St. Isidore School

Parent Focus Group on Student Well-being


YOUR input needed: Parent focus group on student well-being. What does “well-being” mean to you? How can students' well-being be supported at school?

The Ontario Ministry of Education is looking to develop a K-12 student well-being framework to help support the mental health and wellness of all students.  

CSPA is hosting this parent session with Dr. Elizabeth Paquette (OCSB Chief Psychologist & Mental Health Lead), to collect your ideas and opinions to share with the Ministry.  We know that students who have strong relationships and a positive sense of self, are in a better position to reach their full potential. Come learn more about current initiatives in OCSB schools and share your ideas to promote well-being.

Register Now: http://bit.ly/CSPA17wellbeing

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

6:45 - 8:45 PM

Holy Trinity Catholic High School

180 Katimavik Road, Kanata

Cathy Philpott
Co-Chair, CSPA 
www.ottawacspa.ca

Family Services Seminars

posted Jan 10, 2017, 10:14 AM by St. Isidore School

Join us for Effective Parenting through Positive Discipline SEMINAR  on Thursday January 26

 

FRIENDS for Life (an anxiety prevention program for children 10-12 years with mild to moderate anxiety) starts Wednesday January 25. (Offered only once a year!!)

Parenting through HIGH CONFLICT Separation and Divorce starts Tuesday January 31 or Thursday February 2.


Flyers are attached for display purposes.

For information and registration, please contact us at 613-725-3601 ext. 207 or visit us at www.familyservicesottawa.org to register online.


An Important Note About Immunization

posted Jan 9, 2017, 6:19 PM by St. Isidore School   [ updated Jan 9, 2017, 6:20 PM ]

Some parents/guardians will have received a notice from Ottawa Public Health (OPH) advising them that their child’s immunization records are incomplete.  If you have received such a notice, please be advised that your child will be suspended from school beginning on February 8th, and will be unable to return until OPH advises the school that he/she may be readmitted.   If you have any questions, please contact Ottawa Public Health at 613-580-6744.


Opportunities for Parents - Strong Not Tough

posted Jan 9, 2017, 6:13 PM by St. Isidore School

Strong Not Tough;

The healthy family step plan to manage anxiety & prevent depression

As adults, we experience many life changes; workplace transitions, entering & ending relationships, financial difficulties, the loss of a loved one, supporting friends or family members with mental illness or substance/alcohol abuse.  Feeling overwhelmed or anxious is natural.

Gain the know-how and confidence to navigate everyday life challenges!

This workshop will provide you with positive coping skills and coping step plans to help you navigate experiences, effectively manage feelings and be resilient.  Come and participate in creating a family that can bend, not break. We all need a community that is strong, not tough.

Register Now:  http://bit.ly/CSPAstrong17

Monday, January 23, 2017

6:45 - 8:45 PM

 St. Mark Catholic High School

1040 Dozois Rd, Manotick

Opportunities for Parents - Educating Boys

posted Jan 9, 2017, 6:10 PM by St. Isidore School

Educating Boys:  Strategies for engaging boys in academic work

Gain a better understanding of how you can help boys achieve greater success at school.

Speaker Kenton Biffert will present:

  • Developmental stages for boys from young child to adult
  • Factors that may impede boys’ academic achievement
  • Strategies parents and guardians can use to engage boys

Register: http://bit.ly/CSPA17boys

Thursday, January 19, 2017

6:45 - 8:30 PM

St. Joseph High School

3333 Greenbank Rd, Nepean


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