Our School Council
The council is
comprised of volunteer parents who wish to participate in the development of the
Vice Chair – Heather Ferguson
Treasurer – Colleen Lalonde
CSPA - Traci Clarke
Secretary – Beth Evans
Dates of council meetings for the 2016/2017 school year.
Tuesday, September 20th, 2016
Monday, November 7th, 2016
Monday, December 5th, 2016
Monday, February 6th, 2017
Monday, March 6th, 2017
Monday, April 3rd, 2017
Monday, June 5th, 2017
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
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.
(click on link to view minutes from meetings)
September 15, 2014