School News & Announcements

Saturday Learning Club

posted Jan 22, 2020, 11:37 AM by Jean-Paul Cloutier


Ottawa Catholic School Board

Continuing & Community Education Department

893 Admiral Avenue

Ottawa, ON K1Z 6L6

Phone: 613-723-7757

Fax: 613-228-9967

Saturday Learning Club

For Students in Grades 8 to 10

When: Saturdays, 8:30am to 12:30pm

  • Every Saturday, from November 2, 2019 to June 13, 2020

2 Sites: St. Nicholas Adult High School, 893 Admiral Avenue, Ottawa

St. Patrick High School, 2525 Alta Vista Drive, Ottawa

Focus Student Group - English Language Learners and other students requiring support.

The Program:

  • Saturday learning will develop skills for improved literacy (oral communication, reading and writing) and numeracy.

  • Students will have opportunities to collaborate, leverage technology, develop study habits, improve learning skills. Students can prepare for EQAO testing, school day projects, tests, quizzes and culminating activities, etc. 

  • Students will have access to technology.

  • Fitness activities will also be incorporated into the Saturday Learning Club. 

  • No cost to families. FREE to all students.

How to Register:

  • Students currently enrolled in grades 8 or 9, 10. This program is designed for students who are presently achieving at level 2 or lower. 

  • Regular attendance is required.

  • Parents must complete and sign the required registration form.

  • The student’s day school principal must approve the registration. 

  • Registration Form - Link Here. Students and parents will be notified via e-mail. 

  • Completed registration forms should be sent to Adam Hobbins, Continuing and Community Education Department, St. Nicholas Adult HS, Admiral Campus.  

Europe 2021

posted Jan 10, 2020, 5:40 AM by Jean-Paul Cloutier   [ updated Jan 10, 2020, 5:40 AM ]

St. Pius X High School students will have the opportunity to travel to Venice, Florence, Ortona and Rome, Italy from May 14 - May 23, 2021!  Among many cultural and educational highlights, a private Remembrance Ceremony at Moro Cemetery in Ortona will be a particularly meaningful experience. Students will also visit St. Mark’s Square in Venice, the Accademia in Florence, and Vatican City in Rome, to name but a few of the highlights of this impressive trip.  For more information regarding this opportunity please visit and go to Tour ID: Goldsmith-9513.  Students can pick up a permission form from Ms Goldsmith in C305. Parents are welcome to contact Ms Goldsmith at to inquire about this trip.

River Ward Christmas Party

posted Dec 3, 2019, 11:09 AM by Jean-Paul Cloutier

Please see the attached PDF for more information. 

Outdoor Rink Volunteers Needed

posted Nov 29, 2019, 10:44 AM by Jean-Paul Cloutier


Join us!

posted Nov 29, 2019, 10:31 AM by Jean-Paul Cloutier

Follow Alice down the rabbit hole in this whimsical adaptation of the classic children's tale. With plenty of colourful characters, and a healthy dose of nonsense, this family-friendly show will delight every audience.  The show runs Dec 4, 5, & 6.   


posted Nov 21, 2019, 6:35 AM by Jean-Paul Cloutier   [ updated Nov 21, 2019, 6:40 AM ]


Grad Photo Information

posted Oct 31, 2019, 7:41 AM by Jean-Paul Cloutier

Please click here to view information regarding the Graduation Photos.  The options for the portrait session are here for you to view.  

Europe Trip Parent Meeting

posted Oct 31, 2019, 7:38 AM by Jean-Paul Cloutier

Europe Trip 2020 Parent Meeting: Families are welcome to join us on Thursday, November 7th at 7:00pm for an information session about this year’s Europe Trip to Ireland, Scotland and England taking place from March 9th to March 20th, 2020. This meeting will be held in the St. Pius X Library.  All families from our St. Pius X and Holy Trinity communities are welcome to attend and learn more about this incredible opportunity. Please be aware this information session is intended for families that were not able to make the previous September 19th meeting held at St. Pius X.  Families can also search using the Tour ID: Goldsmith-9977 or contact Ms Goldsmith at for more information. 

Parent/Teacher Interviews

posted Oct 17, 2019, 7:19 AM by Jean-Paul Cloutier   [ updated Oct 23, 2019, 4:46 PM ]

Booking for parent/teacher interviews is now closed.

Parent-teacher interviews will take place on Thursday, October 24, 2019 from 2:00-4:30pm and 5:30-7:30pm. Dismissal from school on interview day is at 1:30pm.

Midterm Report Cards will be distributed Thursday, November 14.

Ottawa Senators ticket deal!

posted Oct 14, 2019, 7:43 PM by Jean-Paul Cloutier

St. Pius X Season Long Fundraiser


Money from every ticket sold through the link below will go back to St. Pius X!


Share with all of your friends and family and come support the Ottawa Senators.

Everyone who buys through the link will receive savings off of the gate price and contribute to the fundraiser.


A minimum of $5 from every ticket purchased goes back to St. Pius X!


Contact Nicholas Ryan at 613-271-5620 or for more information, to book tickets over the phone or book as a group.

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