School News & Announcements


Popcorn Wednesdays Start This Week

posted Jan 12, 2020, 5:46 PM by Cindy Bissonnette

Something new is 'popping up' at Dr. F. J. McDonald. Every Wednesday, students will have an opportunity to buy a bag of Papa Jack's popcorn, available in a variety of flavours. Bags will be sold at lunch time for $1.00 each. 

Skating this Friday

posted Jan 8, 2020, 6:53 PM by Cindy Bissonnette

This Friday is our first Skate Day! Students from Grades 1-6 will be going to the Belltown Dome to skate in the afternoon. Permission forms were sent home yesterday. Students must have a signed permission form in order to participate. We are looking forward to having some fantastic skating fun! 

Advent Mass Tomorrow

posted Dec 9, 2019, 7:01 PM by Cindy Bissonnette

We will be celebrating our Advent Mass at Our Lady of Fatima Church at 9:45 tomorrow. All families are welcome to join us.

Play and Christmas Luncheon at Notre Dame High School - Wednesday, December 11th

posted Dec 8, 2019, 7:41 AM by Cindy Bissonnette

Our annual Christmas visit to Notre Dame High School is scheduled for this Wednesday, December 11th. This is for students from grades one to six. We will be leaving the school at 9;15 am and returning at approximately 12:30 pm. Please ensure that your child arrives to school on time in order to attend this special activity. 

Catholic School Council Meeting - December 9th, 6:00 pm

posted Nov 29, 2019, 10:07 AM by Cindy Bissonnette

Our next School Council meeting is scheduled for December 9th at 6:00 pm. All parents/guardians are welcome to attend. If you have any questions, please contact the school at 613-829-3878. 

Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week

posted Nov 18, 2019, 6:52 PM by Cindy Bissonnette

This week is Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week. Many activities have been planned throughout the week to highlight this important issue. Things kicked off today with primary and junior assemblies. We have challenged ourselves to build a long chain of kindness. Each thoughtful act adds a link to our chain. 

Ottawa Family Cinema - 'Abominable' Notre Dame High School, November 16th, 2pm

posted Nov 12, 2019, 1:06 PM by Cindy Bissonnette   [ updated Nov 12, 2019, 1:06 PM ]

This is a correction to our previous post. The movie that will be showing on November 16th at Notre Dame High School is 'Abominable'. Free tickets are available at the office at Dr. F. J. 

Ottawa Family Cinema Tickets

posted Nov 8, 2019, 2:08 PM by Cindy Bissonnette

Dear Dr. F. J. families, 
We have free tickets to give away for a movie night through Ottawa Family Cinema at Notre Dame High School. The movie is "The Adams Family" and it will take place on Saturday, November 23rd. Please see Mrs. Sue or Ms. Bissonnette if you would like some tickets. It will be a night of family fun!

School Council Meeting September 30th, 6:30 pm

posted Sep 26, 2019, 6:41 PM by Cindy Bissonnette

Our first School Council Meeting of the year will take place on Monday, September 30th at 6:30 pm. All parents/guardians are welcome and encouraged to join us. 

Reminder - Sacramental Registration and Information Thurs., Sept. 26th, 6:30 pm

posted Sep 24, 2019, 11:21 AM by Cindy Bissonnette

This is a reminder that there will be an information evening this Thursday, September 26th at 6:30 pm at the Our Lady of Fatima Church hall.  This is for parents of students in Grades 2 and 6 who are preparing for their First Communion or Confirmation. Please click on the link below for more information. 

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