School News & Announcements

Have an amazing Summer Holiday!

posted Jun 28, 2018, 11:51 AM by St. Philip School

We would like to wish all of our St Philip Catholic Families a safe and relaxing summer filled with amazing memories.

We will open again on Monday, August 27th, 2018 to prepare for the first day of school on Tuesday, September 4th, 2018

Summer Registration Information

posted Jun 28, 2018, 11:51 AM by St. Philip School

Over the summer months, parents may register their children for elementary school by visiting the
Catholic Education Centre at 570 West Hunt Club Road, between the hours of 9:00 a.m.
to 4:00 p.m. To register for high school, please call the high school main office (open
during the summer) to make an appointment. Newcomers whose home language is not
English should contact the Family Welcome Centre at 613-233-5670.

Be a School Bus Driver!

posted Jun 25, 2018, 12:17 PM by St. Philip School

Do you know someone who wants to make a difference in kids' lives?  Be a school bus driver!  OSTA's Operators are hiring now.  Visit for more information today.

* Great part-time job that's different and exciting
* Stay-at-home-parents, bring your little ones along
* Park-outs available
* Weekends and holidays off
* Ministry Bonus and other benefits

You can make a difference!

Social Networking & Online Safety

posted Apr 4, 2018, 12:01 PM by St. Philip School   [ updated Apr 15, 2018, 3:39 PM by Margie Butler ]

Movie Knight "Coco" - April 20th at 6:30 pm

posted Apr 4, 2018, 11:17 AM by St. Philip School

St Philip's grade six grads and Knights of Columbus will be holding their next Movie Knight on Friday April 20 at 6:30 pm in the Parish Hall.  The movie will be Disney-Pixar's "Coco". Half of the proceeds raised will go toward Grade Six Grad fundraising and half will supports the Knights of Columbus.  Admission is a canned food item or a $2 donation for the Richmond Food Bank. 

Milestone Retakes

posted Mar 19, 2018, 12:29 PM by St. Philip School

Graduation/Milestone Portrait Retakes

Edge Imaging is hosting local graduation and milestone portrait session days for students who missed all opportunities to have a portrait taken at their school earlier in the year. This appointment does not guarantee that photos will be in the school yearbook or on the graduation composite.

Please feel free to share these details with interested students:

Ottawa West Studio Day:
Monday, April 23, 2018

Minto Recreation Complex – Barrhaven “Cambrian Room”
3500 Cambrian Rd, Nepean, ON K2J 0V1

Ottawa East Studio Day:
Wednesday, April 25, 2018

St. Laurent Centre "Solarium Room"
525 Côté Street, Ottawa, ON K1K 0Z8

Students may book their location and time by calling Edge Customer Care at
1-888-416-3343 (EDGE) or by emailing

Thank you,
The Edge Team 

2018 Science Fair

posted Mar 19, 2018, 8:33 AM by St. Philip School   [ updated Mar 19, 2018, 8:49 AM ]

Calling All Scientists!

The 2018 Science Fair will be held on Thursday May 10th at 6:00 PM in the school gym.  The science fair is open to students from Grade 1 to 6. All information and forms are available on the school council website:

Registration forms with signatures are due by Thursday April 12th.

Jr Ski Trip Cancelled Feb 23rd

posted Feb 23, 2018, 3:31 AM by Margie Butler

Unfortunately, our Jr Ski trip will not go ahead today as all school buses and vans have been canceled due to freezing rain expected in the afternoon.

Ski Trip and Buses

posted Feb 22, 2018, 10:36 AM by St. Philip School

Please note IF school buses for the Ottawa Catholic School Board happen to be cancelled on Friday, February 23, our ski trip to Mount Pakenham would be cancelled.  Junior students would have regular classes.  Remember: families can check for cancellations at

Mount Pakenham Junior School Ski Trip

posted Feb 5, 2018, 12:55 PM by St. Philip School

Our Junior grades (4-6) will be traveling to Pakenham on Friday February 23 and/or Friday March 2, 2018.
Students must be dropped off no later than 7:45am and will return to St Philip for 3:45pm

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