Discover our School

Our school respectfully acknowledges that we are located on the ancestral, traditional and unceded Indigenous territory of the Algonquin Peoples, on whose territory we pray, learn, play and work.

Our Family of Schools

We are an elementary school offering grades JK-6.

After grade 6, our students attend St. Mother Teresa High School.

School Day Schedule — Grades 1-6

Block 1 — 9:10 - 10:25

Morning Recess — 10:25 - 10:40

Block 2 — 10:40 - 11:55

Lunch — 11:55 - 12:15

Lunch Recess -- 12:15 - 12:55

Block 3 — 12:55 - 2:10

Afternoon Recess — 2:10 - 2:25

Block 4 — 2:25 - 3:40

Dismissal -- 3:40


The Ottawa Catholic Child Care Corporation operates a licensed child care program in our school with before and after school spaces for children 4-12 years.

Visit Strandherd School Age Program for more information.

Spiritual Theme

The OCSB's spiritual theme for 2021-2024 is: Gratitude rooted in Joy, fills us with Hope

In each of the next three school years, our school will focus on a different aspect of the Spiritual Theme: Gratitude, Joy and Hope.

“My brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of any kind, consider it nothing but joy, because you know that the testing of your faith produces endurance.”

– James 1: 2-3 (NRSV)

Our Parish

St. Andrew Roman Catholic Parish

services held at

St. Joseph High School

3333 Greenbank Road

Phone: 613-723-9767

Safe Schools Policies

MPB 2021-22 Bully Prevention and Intervention Plan

MPB 2021-22 Progressive Discipline Policy

OCSB Code of Conduct

MPB Code of Conduct( currently under review by Safe Schools Committee)


All school bus transportation is provided by the Ottawa Student Transportation Authority (OSTA). Visit the Transportation page of the OCSB website for more information