Newslist update

Good day parents/guardians/community members,
I would like to take a moment to apologize for the recent discussions for a message that was sent with good intentions to our Council mailing list.  The e-mail addresses on Council's mailing list is only comprised of those from parents/guardians who have provided us with information from the volunteer forms and not gathered from the school's database.
If you wish to "un-subscribe," please send an e-mail to
A reminder that our next & last Council meeting for 2016 will be held on December 12th from 7:00-9:00 in the library.
Thank you to everyone for their support and patience and have a wonderful (and snowy) day.
Carol Malatesta
Chair-Parent Council

Conference for Parents and School Councils: Bridging Home and School

2016-11-19 08:30
2016-11-19 13:00

From the OCDSB:

Location: Longfields-Davidson Heights Secondary School – 149 Berrigan Drive

Parents, guardians and school council members come join us on Saturday, November 19th at 8:30 a.m. as we celebrate this years Parent Conference and School Council Training Day. Participants will have the opportunity to attend three workshops focusing on everything from managing emotions to helping your child succeed. The day is designed to encourage discussion, embrace new ways of doing things and networking with your neighbours. There is no cost or fee to participate in this conference. Free parking is available behind the school.

OCDSB International Certificate Program - Information Session

2016-11-16 19:00
2016-11-16 21:00

WHO:     OCDSB Students and Parents/Guardians
WHAT:    International Certificate Program Overview
WHEN:     Wednesday, November 16, 2016 @ 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
WHERE:     Confederation Education Centre Cafetorium
1645 Woodroffe Avenue

What every grade nine parent should know


OSCA's Youth Advisory Committee meeting

2016-11-03 18:00
2016-11-03 19:30

OSCA wants to hear from You-th!

The Old Ottawa South Community Association (OSCA) is inviting kids in grade 6-10 to come to the Firehall on Thursday night (November 3rd) to chat about programing ideas they might have.  See the attached poster.

November 2016 Council Meeting

2016-11-14 19:00
2016-11-14 21:00


October 1016 Council Meeting

2016-10-17 19:00
2016-10-17 21:00

Please mark your calender for the next Parent Council meeting to be held on Monday, October 17th in the library.   Parent Council is the perfect environment for every parent/guardian to have a voice to discuss topics that matter to you.  We welcome all comments/feedback.

YouthNet’s Understanding Mental Health workshop for Teens

2016-10-11 16:00
2016-10-11 17:30

This workshop explores the topics of mental health and mental illness, the issue of stigma, and discusses effective ways of promoting mental wellness. We create healthy and interactive discussions that focus on learning positive coping strategies and learning lifestyles that help increase mental wellness. For ages 13-20.

Location: Sunnyside Library

Online registration required : register here

Volunteering With After 4 at OSCA

2016-09-29 17:30
2016-09-29 18:30


OSCA’s After School Program is a great opportunity for youth to contribute to the community while learning skills they can apply in a variety of environments. Volunteers receive hands-on training comprehensive experience in: children’s programming, group dynamics and group control, safety, team building, leadership, ages and stages, and much more.  Students may also use volunteer hours toward the Ontario High School Community Service Program.  A police check will be required for all volunteers prior to placement.  Students must complete on-line and on-site training before being offered a position. Placement is not guaranteed.

Fall Fundraiser - Gin & Jazz, a Celebration of Glebe in the 20s

2016-10-28 19:00
2016-10-28 23:00

When Glebe Collegiate Institute first opened its doors to students in 1922, World War I had ended just four years earlier. The mood was celebratory, the Jazz Age was in full swing.

On Friday October 28, the cafeteria at Glebe Collegiate will be transformed into a 1920s Jazz Club where alumni, current and former staff, students, parents, and community friends will gather to celebrate Glebe Collegiate’s first decade – the roaring twenties.

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