School News & Announcements



Early Dismissal

posted Mar 21, 2019, 6:10 AM by Cathy Parij

Due to HS Parent-Teacher Interviews, there will be early dismissal today, Thurs., Mar. 21st at 1:30 pm.  All modes of transportation will be ready to take the students home at that time.

Literacy Test

posted Mar 20, 2019, 4:46 AM by Angela Harrison

The Literacy Test is on March 27, 2019. Students are to arrive to their designated rooms before 8:45 am. They are to bring a black or blue pen, pencil, eraser, bagged lunch and a book to read in case they finish early. 

High School Interviews

posted Mar 4, 2019, 8:12 AM by Angela Harrison

Semester 2 Letters of Intervention will go home this Friday.  Parent-teacher interviews are scheduled for Thursday, March 21, 2019.  If you would like to book an interview with your son/daughter’s teachers, please follow the instructions provided below. If you do not have access to a computer to book your appointments, please contact the main office.

To Book an Interview:


Visit the Interview Website:
https://sites.google.com/a/ocsb.ca/lbp-parent-interviews/

To access a teacher’s interview schedule, click on High School and then select the teacher’s name.

A Google Form will open for you to complete. Please note that there is limited availability. Out of courtesy to other parents, please book only one time slot per teacher. If you require additional time, please contact the teacher outside of the interview process.

Once you have selected a time slot, an email confirmation will be sent to you.   

Thank you and we look forward to seeing you on March 21, 2019.


School Play: The Heart of Robin Hood

posted Feb 24, 2019, 9:04 AM by Angela Harrison

Lester B Pearson's play, "The Heart of Robin Hood", will be performed on March 28,29,30.  It will begin at 7:00 pm and tickets cost $10.00 and $5.00 for children under the age of 10. 

Program Night for 7&8 February 28th

posted Feb 19, 2019, 8:44 AM by Angela Harrison   [ updated Feb 28, 2019, 12:24 PM by Lester B. Pearson Catholic High School ]

This Thursday, February 28th, LBP is hosting a Program Night 7:00 pm,  in the learning commons. 

Electronic Sign up for Grade 7&8 Parent Teacher Interviews

posted Feb 15, 2019, 9:22 AM by Angela Harrison

Electronic Sign up for Grade 7&8 Parent Teacher Interviews on Thursday, February 21, 2019

All interviews will take place in the gymnasium.

The online booking for Intermediate Interviews will open on Friday, February 15, 2019, at approximately 6 pm.  Information was sent home with your son or daughter regarding booking the interviews with their term 1 report card.

*Please note that if you are unable to use the electronic system, the traditional method of booking can still be used by calling the school to make an appointment.

We are providing parents with an opportunity to book interviews electronically. This will allow parents to select an interview time from the available times for each teacher directly online. Upon submission of your booking, you will receive an email confirmation.

In order to secure an interview time, please click here and then click on the teacher’s name. We ask that you only book interviews where you feel that there is a concern. Out of courtesy for all parents, please book only one time slot per teacher

If you have any questions on this procedure, please contact the main office.  Thank you for your continued support.


Schools Opening Thursday, February 14th

posted Feb 13, 2019, 12:24 PM by Angela Harrison

Schools opening Thursday


Ottawa Catholic School Board schools will be open Thursday, February 14. Essential staff have been in the schools today/Wednesday and snow clearing efforts continue for parking lots, access points, and walkways.

All extended day programs, child care centres will reopen. Community use of schools will resume for Thursday.

Parents are being reminded that information about school bus transportation is always available at the website of the Ottawa School Transportation Authority at ottawaschoolbus.ca; sign up there to receive email notifications of cancellations and major delays.

If you have any questions about your status, please contact your principal, supervisor, or manager.

February 13 Schools Closed

posted Feb 12, 2019, 1:21 PM by Angela Harrison

OCSB schools will be closed for Wednesday, February 13


The Ottawa Catholic School Board is closing all schools and administration offices including the Catholic Education Centre on Wednesday, February 13. This decision was made in consultation with the City’s Emergency Preparedness Office, and our education partners including the Ottawa School Transportation Authority (OSTA).


Only essential services staff will be required to report to work as directed by your supervisor.


On Wednesday February 13, there will be no before- or after-school care/activities, no after hours classes, and no after school/evening activities, including community use of schools. Child care run by the Ottawa Catholic School Board and the Ottawa Catholic Child Care Corporation will not operate.


We expect schools to re-open Thursday, February 14. If this changes for any reason, we will send another message to families, staff, and media.

Amendments to the Smoke-Free Ontario Act, 2017

posted Feb 6, 2019, 4:49 AM by Angela Harrison


February 5th Snow Day

posted Feb 5, 2019, 3:30 AM by Angela Harrison

Today OSTA has cancelled all yellow buses & vans for today. Schools are open.  Parents/guardians are responsible for transportation of students attending open schools and responsible for pick up at end of day. 

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