Important News

Please check our ONLINE calendar for upcoming Events at Metcalfe Public School!

Please remember!
Metcalfe Public School is a Nut Free & Scent Free School.
 

Our February, 2015 newsletter is now online!  Please click here!

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 is TOONIE TUESDAY.  Please donate $2 or more on February 24th.  Give a little, help a lot.  Students helping other students. Please click here for more Information.

Attn: Grade 8 students & Parents!
Upcoming Family Night / Open House on February 17, 2015 from  7 - 9 pm, at Osgoode Township High School. Students and staff will be happy to welcome and answer any questions about high school life at OTHS. For More Info

Please Note changes to transportation/walking areas for The 2015/2016 School Year.

JK/SK (800 metre walk zone) (Please note areas in yellow area will be bussed, white area outlined in green will be walking students)

Grades 1-8 Walk Zone (1.6 km walk zone) (Please note areas in yellow area will be bussed, white area outlined in green will be walking students)


2014/2015 Yearbook Order Form!  Please click here!

School Council Newsletter
November, 2014

Visitor, Volunteer & Student Pickup Reminders
When visiting, or volunteering at Metcalfe PS, please ensure that you sign in and out at the office, each time you are in the school.  When picking up students throughout the day, or at dismissal, parents are asked to come to the office to sign out your child, and remain in the office/lobby area, and your child will be called down. 
Thank you.


Community Bulletins/Events

Email - Attendance
Did you know that we now have an additional way to report your child's absence?  You can now send us an email through absentmps@ocdsb.ca

Balanced School Day Timetable 2014-2015

We have a new provider for the majority of our transportation this school year.  For any late bus concerns, you can reach
Roxbourough Bus Lines at their Greely Office
613-821-1414 or

Barr Bus Lines - 613-826-3155
Direct Transpo - 613-749-0660


Day 1-5 Numerical Calendar


Insure My Kids Protection Plan
Information available here.
If you require a paper copy, please request one from the office. 

Homework Help in Mathematics
The Ottawa-Carleton District School Board, the Independent Learning Centre and the Ontario Ministry of Education continue to partner together to bring Homework Help in Mathematics to students. This free website focuses on live math help from certified teachers for students taking Grades 7, 8, 9 and 10 Math during this school year

**NEW**
2014 / 2015 Elementary Calendar 

 


Principal:  Andrew Postma
Vice Principal:  Louise Labonté
Office Administrator:  Jane Hawkins
Office Assistant:  Sarah Lafrance
Chief Custodian:  Bruce Marleau

Welcome to Metcalfe Public School

JK-8 English/Core French
Middle French Immersion



Important Upcoming Registration Dates:

Kindergarten Official Registration Week - 2015-2016 School Year January 26th-30th, 2015 http://www.ocdsb.ca/programs/ki/Pages/default.aspx

Middle French Immersion Registration Period - 2015-2016 School Year Tuesday, February 17 - Monday, February 23, 2015 -
http://www.ocdsb.ca/programs/ele/fi/Pages/default.aspx

2015-2016 Student Transfer Application Period: February 9-20th, 2015 -
http://www.ocdsb.ca/par/st/Pages/default.aspx

Are you interested in Before and After School Care?

Extended Day programs offer parents of children in the kindergarten program to age twelve, access to before and after school child care on all regular school days.  Programs run from 7:00 am until school starts, and after school ends until 6:00 pm.  Parents may register their child for the morning program, afternoon program, or both.

For more information, please visit
www.ocdsb.ca/programs/extendeddayprogram or call Eleanor Heap at 613-239-2378.

Please Note changes to transportation/walking areas for The 2015/2016 School Year.

JK/SK (800 metre walk zone) (Please note areas in yellow area will be bussed, white area outlined in green will be walking students)

Grades 1-8 Walk Zone (1.6 km walk zone) (Please note areas in yellow area will be bussed, white area outlined in green will be walking students)

Attendance Boundary Map for Metcalfe Public School
Jr Kindergarten - Grade 6 English Attendance Boundary
Middle French Immersion - Gr. 4-8 Attendance Boundary
Gr. 7-8 English Attendance Boundary

 


 

School Bus Delays

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