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Black Canadian Scholarship Fund

Please submit your applications directly to the Black Canadian Scholarship Fund in time to meet the deadline of May 31st, 2021.

A yet-to-be-determined number of awards valued at $6,000 each will be offered and the Black Canadian Scholarship Fund Committee will select the recipients.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact 613-236-1616 ext. 231 or jadams@ocf-fco.ca

Link to the Application can be found here

Sign up for ND's Virual Parent/Guardian Q&A Night

This year, we present to you this video series, designed to help students and their families make important decisions about courses at Notre Dame.

After watching the videos, if you have any questions, you are welcome to either contact the school or to attend our Virtual Q&A Evening on Thursday, February 11 from 6 to 8pm.

In order to attend, you will need to submit a request for an invitation using the form linked here: invite request.

Invitations will be emailed on Thursday, February 11 before the Meet (please check your junk/spam folder if you don't see yours). Please note that there will not be a formal presentation that evening, but school staff will be available online to answer your questions.

Thank you for joining us to watch these videos that show some of the programming and supports that are offered to our students and their families at this amazing school.

Eagle Wear now on sale!

It is that time of year. Eagle Wear is on sale!

Learn more and place an order.

Notre Dame's Parent Information Video

Have you ever wondered what makes ND so special? Or had questions like:

  • What courses do we offer?

  • What after school programs do we have?

  • What does our athletics program look like?


If you're considering choosing Notre Dame check out ND's Program Night Letter. and our video Links

"Let the Music Play" Cappies Presents speaker series — Feb 16 @ 4pm

The next Cappies Presents session set for Tuesday, February 16th at 4 pm. The theme is "Let the Music Play," and we have some incredible guests lined up:

  • NAC Orchestra's conductor Alexander Shelley,

  • Canadian pop star Amanda Rheaume,

  • our Cappies Musical Director Gary Morton, and

  • local singer/songwriter/actress Stephanie La Rochelle


NDHS Students check your OCSB email for the link to sign up

Student trustee applications now being accepted

Calling all 2021/2022 grade 11 & 12 students interested in being Notre Dame's Student Trustees. Check out what this opportunity can do for you, and what you can do for your school.

Applications are due February 15. If you have any questions please see Mr. Cuffaro or Mrs. Barlow.

Black History Month events at Notre Dame

February is Black History Month and we are celebrating our rich and diverse history here at Notre Dame High School by participating and organizing in events like custom T-Shirts, virtual assemblies, guest speakers, Netflix Nights, and so much more!!

We will be posting more about these events has they happen!!!

Until then, check out the OCSB Black Student Forum Newsletter for February, let’s continue to work together to dismantle racism in our schools and across our community.

Join our Artist-in-Residence program

Jamaal Jackson Rogers invites all artists to join RAPSody, our exclusive to ND artist-in-residence program.

Students who are interested in the arts, film production, video, graphic design, improving presentation skills, or would just like to check out something new, positive, and creative are encouraged to join.

It is completely free to our students. New joiners are always welcome. To join or for more information, check out this weeks Principal Newsletter

The Show Must Go On!!!

Drama Club has a virtual opportunity for you to participate in a STUDENT WRITTEN, STUDENT DIRECTED showcase.

Gr. 7-9s' "Romeo & Juliet- Disconnected"

Gr.10-12's "Clue: Interactive".

Deadline for sign up is Wednesday January 26. Ask your Homeroom Teacher for the link to sign up!

After School Program for 7 & 8 ND Students

Notre Dame Intermediate School and The Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa are pleased to offer a FREE, virtual, after-school program for all grade 7 and 8 Notre Dame students, including those currently enrolled in the Virtual Academy. Parents / Guardians are asked to check their emails for more information.