Our School Council (2018-2019)

Chair
Colleen Mullin

Secretary
Lisa MacDonald

Treasurer
Louise McIntyre

Parish Rep
D'Arcy Peeling

CSPA Rep
Anita VandenBygaart 

Parent Reps
Tricia Allen, Amal Mohammed

Staff Reps
Stephanie Goodwin, Amy Heximer, Amanda O'Flaherty

Student Reps
Members of the Student Council Executive

For information about what happens at school council meetings, please read  A Parent's Guide to Holy Trinity School Council



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.


School Council News

School Council Fundraising


SCHOOL COUNCIL PIZZA NIGHT FUNDRAISER


This Wednesday, November 21st give yourself a break from cooking and support Holy Trinity School Council initiatives. Order pizza from Domino's (700 Eagleson Rd) by calling (613) 592-1022 or online at www.dominos.ca and choose any of the following 3 options:


Please quote the coupon code at the end of each option when ordering.

  • 1 large pizza with 3 toppings + 2L bottle of pop + pasta OR wings for $23.99 (coupon code HTC1
  • 2 medium pizzas with 3 toppings each + 2L bottle of pop + breadsticks OR dessert* for $24.99 (coupon code HTC2
  • 2 large pizzas with 3 toppings each + 2L bottle of pop + breadsticks OR dessert* for $29.99 (coupon code HTC3

*Dessert options include: Cinna Stix, 6 pc Marbled Cookie Brownie or 2 pc Chocolate Lava Crunch Cake 


Note: Delivery is an additional $4.49


Domino’s will generously donate $5 from every order to Holy Trinity School Council.


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SCHOOL COUNCIL RAFFLE


Love the arts? Sports fanatic? Whether you enjoy watching these live or from the comfort of your warm, cozy (temperature-controlled home!) - either way, we’ve got you covered.  To support our Parent Council fundraising initiatives, we are raffling off 3 amazing prizes that have been generously donated to us from families in our school community. Tickets are $5 each or 3 for $10 and can be directed towards the prize pack of your choice. You can purchase your tickets at the School Council table which will be set up at various events over the next few months (parent-teacher interviews, school play etc) or by visiting the

school’s office.  The lucky winners will be drawn on Thursday, December 13.

Prize Pack #1

2 tickets to Rodgers and Hammerstein's’ Broadway production of The King and I at the NAC (valued at $200)

March 17, 2019 at 1 p.m.

Prize Pack #2

Nest Learning Thermostat

(from Reliance Home Comfort - valued at $300)

Prize Pack #3

2 tickets to Ottawa Senators vs Nashville Predators

December 17, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. (valued over $100)




Fundscrip

Simplify your Christmas shopping. Fundscrip has gift cards for over 200 leading retailers, restaurants and services.  Place your order before Dec. 4 at 9:30am to receive free shipping to the school on Dec. 7.  You pay face value for the gift cards, while Holy Trinity School Council earns a percentage from each purchase. Proceeds benefit students (e.g. bursaries, special equipment, etc.).




School Council Meetings

The school council meets monthly, from 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. in the Learning Commons. The dates for the meetings are as follows:

October 2, 2018 (Elections)

November 13, 2018

December 11, 2018

January 15, 2019

February 12, 2019

March 19, 2019

April 9, 2019

May 14, 2019

June 11, 2019



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.