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Dear Parent(s) and Guardian(s),
Approved boundary changes for the Riverside South Community
The Ottawa Catholic School Board approved the New Riverside South Elementary School attendance boundary and associated boundary revisions to St. Jerome and St. Leonard elementary schools and St. Francis Xavier and St. Mark high schools. The approved changes come into effect with the opening of the new school, currently scheduled for September 2024.
Summary of Changes
A summary of the recommendations which were approved, are as follows:
The New Riverside South elementary school will open as a Junior Kindergarten to Grade 6 facility with a full complement of grades.
JK to Grade 6 students attending St. Jerome and St. Leonard elementary schools, who reside within the approved New Riverside South elementary school boundary, will be relocated in a full block move to the new school.
For more details on the changes, you can read the full report: New Riverside South Elementary School - Attendance Boundary Consultation Final Recommendations Report
Thank you for your feedback
We would like to thank families for participating in the consultation process through your feedback and participation in the public meeting.
Boundary changes coming to schools in the Findlay Creek Community (2024)
The Ottawa Catholic School Board has approved the new Findlay Creek Elementary School attendance boundary and associated boundary revisions to St. Bernard, St. Thomas More and St. Mary elementary schools. Consequently, the existing boundaries of St. Francis Xavier, St. Mark and St. Patrick's high schools are also affected. These changes will go into effect at the opening date of the new school in September 2024. Visit the Board website for more details.