Forms & Correspondence

Catholic School Council

The School Council is comprised of the school Principal, and members representing:

Our meetings start at 6:30 pm on the 2nd last Wednesday of the month.

All parents/guardians are welcome to attend and join - we value your input. 

For general school council inquiries, please  contact

STM School Council Constitution Revised April 26th, 2023

2023 -2024School Council members:

Chair:  Nada Strathearn




Parent Members at Large: 

Kevin Brown, Sanyu Bedele

Teacher Rep:  Angela Ross

Vice Principal:  Charlene Davidson 

Principal:  Chris Risto

School Council members provide input and advice to the Principal on topics such as:

The School Council needs your voice, your input, your contribution to make the school better for all students, including yours!  

2023/24 Meeting Dates & Minutes: 

All meetings are at 6:30pm in the Learning Commons

Board-wide Parent Organizations

Catholic School Parents’ Association (CSPA) 

The Catholic School Parents’ Association (CSPA) is a volunteer group representing all Ottawa Catholic School Board parents. They are a resource for school councils and the parent community for information on local and provincial education issues. Through their website, Twitter feed, and email newsletters, they we provide updates on education in Ottawa & Ontario, as well as tips, resources and information to help parents support their children in school. All parents are welcome and encouraged to join CSPA's e-mail list, follow CSPA on Twitter, or attend CSPA monthly meetings. 

Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC)

The OCSB’s Special Education and Advisory Committee (SEAC) makes recommendations to the Board in respect of any matter affecting the establishment, development, and delivery of special education programs and services for exceptional pupils.

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.