Our School Council



The council is comprised of volunteer parents who wish to participate in the development of the school community. 

Chair – Charlene Knight

Vice Chair – Heather Ferguson

Treasurer – Colleen Lalonde

CSPA - Traci Clarke

Secretary – Beth Evans


Dates of council meetings for the 2017/2018 school year. 

 

Tuesday, September 19th

Monday, October 2nd

Monday, November 6th (6:30pm start)

Monday, December 4th

Monday, February 5th

Monday, March 5th

Monday, April 9th

Monday, June 4th (end of year social)


School Council News


Welcome to the St-Joseph Catholic High School Council Web Page

The purpose of this web page is to connect with parents and provide valuable information in regards to the school community as it relates to the Council responsibilities.

COUNCIL'S MISSION STATEMENT

Partnership between school, home, community and parish, to provide ideas and opinions to assist the principal and when appropriate Board and Trustees on educational issues, to enhance learning environment and emphasize Catholic education.

PARENT VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

The school council is always in need of parent volunteers to assist in events like the Jag Jog and the Grade 12 Graduation. If you can help, please contact any of the members of the school council. We welcome the assistance in making these events memorable and fun for our students!

Useful Links For Parents
Internet Safety
Ministry of Education
Ministry of Education School Councils
Work Smart Ontario (Information for parents about the law and safety for young workers)
Public Services Health & Safety Association of Ontario



OCSB Parent Involvement Committee (PIC)


The Ottawa Catholic School Board Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) is a provincially mandated committee made up of parents, a trustee, a principal and the Director of Education. The purpose of PIC is to support, encourage and enhance parent engagement at the school board level in order to improve student achievement and well-being. The parent members of the OCSB PIC are appointed by CSPA.

Learn more about OCSB's PIC on the PIC page of the Board website.



The Catholic School Parents’ Association (CSPA)
 is a volunteer group representing the parents in our school board. We are a resource for school councils and the parent community for information on local and provincial education issues. Through our website, Twitter, and email newsletters we provide updates on education in Ottawa & Ontario; plus we share great tips, resources and information to help parents support their children in school. All parents are welcome and encouraged to join our e-mail list, follow us on Twitter or attend CSPA monthly meetings.

Visit the CSPA website to learn more about CSPA and the work we do to support parents and their children in our schools.

School Council Meetings


The school council meets once/month on Mondays at 7:00 PM in the Learning Commons. Everyone is welcome.

 Meeting Minutes 
(click on link to view minutes from meetings)














September 15, 2014

October 6, 2014

November 3, 2014

December 1, 2014 – Christmas social

January 5, 2015 – NO MEETING

February 2, 2015

March 2, 2015

April 6, 2015 – NO MEETING

May 4, 2015

June 8, 2015