Volunteers Needed! Open Houses, Gymwear Fitting, Walkathon, Pumpkin Run

Volunteers are needed for several upcoming school events. If you are able to help with any of the events below, please contact the person indicated. Wed. Sept. 10th Open Houses (9-11 am or 6:45-8:30 pm) – help with refreshments centre setup & lead tours of the school –> contact Virginia Dawson at v.dawson@ocschool.org or call […]

Photos from the First Week

On Tuesday September 2nd, OCS students and staff kicked off a brand new school year. Here’s a photo album with some images of the first week.    

Book Review:

Desiring the Kingdom: Worship Worldview and Cultural Formation. (2009), James K. A. Smith. Some Key Questions What is critical to pass on and nurture a love for God and a desire to see his Kingdom come? Is passing on a “Christian perspective” the key to desiring the Kingdom, or is training the mind of lesser […]

Get ready for the 44th Annual OCS Walkathon!

Mark your calendars for Saturday, September 27th, at 8:30 am for our 44th annual Walkathon fundraiser. This special community event is a great time to get to know others in the OCS community, as we walk around Barrhaven and finish up back at the school with a BBQ and picnic. The fundraising target for this […]

Strandherd-Armstrong Bridge Updates

Gloucester-South Nepean Councillor Steve Desroches provides regular updates regarding the long-awaited Strandherd-Armstrong Bridge opening on his website. According to his latest post (June 16th) a timeline update is expected at the end of June and it is looking like the bridge may open early! Please pass the word on to any families in Riverside South […]

Mayor for a Half Day?

On Monday May 12th, Ottawa Christian School’s grade three class visited Ottawa City Hall as part of a Creation Studies unit about their local community. They were welcomed by Barrhaven Councillor Jan Harder, who shared her wealth of knowledge and experiences as a City Councillor as they toured City Hall. As a bonus, Mr. Fleming […]

Spring Has Arrived … At Last!

Spring has arrived at long last at OCS! Students wasted no time getting back into the coatless swing of things in the playground during their recess breaks!