School Council Members


Every year, our Catholic School Council (CSC) is elected by parents at the first meeting of the school year.  

Council members for the current school year are:


Chair
Kelly Tremblay 

Secretary
Jacqueline Peter 

Treasurer
Andy Pocrnic 

Council Meeting Information


All meetings take place in the Learning Commons from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.  All parents are welcome to attend the meetings.

Meeting dates for the St. Augustine School Council:

September 26, 2016
October 24, 2016
January 23, 2017
February 27, 2017
March 27, 2017
April 24, 2017
May 29, 2017
June 19, 2017  


                         Special Events

Cake Raffle

Thursday, December  15, 2016


Our School Council is excited about the Cake Raffle Fundraiser that will take place December 2016 in the Learning Commons at St. Augustine.


The Cake Raffle is a School Council initiative – our success depends on the parents and guardians support.  


Here is how you can help:

  • Bake a nut free cake or baked goods (ie: cup cakes, pies, pastries, squares (store bought goodies are also welcome)

  • Buy raffle tickets so your child/ren can vote to win their favourite cake.  Tickets are $1.00 each, or $3.00 for 5 tickets or $5.00  for 10 tickets

  • Consider making a monetary donation, (cash) in order to ensure all students in the class have a chance to purchase tickets.  


Please click here for more information about and to volunteer for the Cake Raffle

Raffle Ticket Order Form



Parent Workshop


Dr. Jean Clinton

“Connection Is The Key:

Why It Is Important To Connect With Our Children”


Tuesday, November 15, 2016

6:30 - 8:30 p.m.  

Frank Ryan Catholic Intermediate School

128 Chesterton Dr, Nepean, ON K2E 5T8


This workshop is being planned in collaboration with the Frank Ryan Catholic School Council and seven other Catholic School Councils.


The relationships that we have with our children are essential components of healthy brain development. These relationships play a key role all the way from early brain development to healthy adolescent development.  This presentation will explore brain development through the lens that relationships and love build brain.


Register Now To Attend: http://bit.ly/jeanclinton


Free childminding available (advance registration is required)


This workshop is funded with the MInistry of Ontario Parents Reaching Out (PRO) Grant.  The grant is designed  designed to support parents in identifying barriers to parent engagement in their own community and to find local solutions to involve more parents in support of student achievement and well-being.



SAVE THE DATE

June Family BBQ

Thursday, June 8, 2017

(Details will follow in May 2017)



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.


Council  News & Information


The St. Augustine Catholic School Council works in cooperation with the principal and school staff to ensure the best for our students.  

Our Catholic School Council strives to be active and vital in our school community.   Your support in our activities and fundraising always goes directly back to our school community in many ways.



Catholic School Council Nominations 2016


St. Augustine Catholic School Council would like to extend a warm welcome to all students and families returning to St. Augustine for another exciting, fun filled year!  On behalf of the entire St. Augustine community, we would also like to extend a special welcome to the students and families who will be starting their journey at St. Augustine  this year.  Our first council meeting and the executive elections 2015 will be held on Monday, September 26, 2016 (6:30 - 8:00 pm) in the Learning Commons.  Anyone who is interested in serving on the School Council should complete the  "self-nomination form" and return it to the school, with your child, addressed to "St. Augustine Catholic School Council".  A hard copy of the nomination form was sent home with each student.  Please click on the links below for more information.

September Council News 2016

St. Augustine School Council Nomination Form 2016