School Council Members


The continuing role of the School Council at St. Michael School, Fitzroy is to act as a channel for communication among the parents, teachers and school community, as well as to keep parents informed about relevant issues within the school environment.

The School Council supports the school's efforts to provide a sound educational and spiritual environment, and acts as a support for school activities.

All parents/legal guardians are welcome and encouraged to become active on the Council.

A schedule of the Council will be made available at the start of the year.

A copy of the School Council Constitution is available in the school library and online.  

2020/21 School Council Executive:

Co-Chairs: Christy Wilson/ Shannon Cobb

Vice Chair:  Rick Beekmans

Treasurer:  Ange Boutillier

Secretary: Tanya Bellinger 

Community Rep:  Dianne Leafloor

Virtual Academy Rep:  Jennifer McRae

Parent Reps:  Anna Hutchinson, Samantha Piquette,  Aleisha Hanna, Riley Egan, Shaunna Lavergne

To send a message to School Council, please email MIFSchoolCouncil@gmail.com







Council News & Information


Events
Please see the Home page Announcements for our monthly Parent Involvement Winners.


Newsletters



Agendas



Minutes





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. CSPA a resource for school councils and the parent community for information on local and provincial education issues. Through its website, Twitter, and email newsletters CSPA provides updates on education in Ottawa & Ontario; and share great tips, resources and information to help parents support their children in school. All parents are welcome and encouraged to join the CSPA our e-mail list, follow on Twitter or attend CSPA monthly meetings.

Visit the CSPA website to learn more to support parents and their children in our schools.

Council Meeting Information


Meeting Dates:  
                                               
St. Michael School Council meets virtually (via Google Meet) on the third Tuesday of each month.

The meeting schedule for the 2020-21 year is:
  • Tuesday, October 20 at 6:30 pm
  • Tuesday, November 18 at 6:30
  • Thursday, December 10 at 6:30
  • Tuesday, January 19 at 6:30
  • Tuesday, February 16 at 6:30
  • Wednesday,March 24 at 6:30
  • No Meeting:  April Break
  • Wednesday, May 19 at 6:30
  • Wednesday, June 16 at 6:30


To confirm your participation at a meeting and receive the meeting link, please email:  http://mif.ocsb.ca/catholic-school-council or phone the school at 613-623-3114. 
Everyone is welcome.

Why participate?

·   Connect with other parents.

·   Be the first to hear about important news and upcoming events at St. Michael's.

·   Have a voice in the activities and programs supported by Catholic School Council.

·   Learn how students, staff and parishes benefit from our work.

·   Volunteer your time to make a difference in our school community.