Contrast: On/ Off       Text Size: A A A

Social Networking Safety | April 27

Paul Davis April 27With his 24 years experience in Information Technology, Paul Davis has his finger on the pulse of what kids are doing online. He uses a direct approach to guide parents on the use of Facebook/Twitter/Instagram, CyberBullying, HandHeld Devices, Texting, Legal Matters. Paul has a Common Sense Approach to dealing with the technology your children are using.  Presented by St. Mark CSC and CSPA.

Monday, April 27, 7:00 PM
Saint Mark High School, 1040 Dozois Road (Limebank at Mitch Owens)


Supporting Your Anxious Child | April 28

Anxiety St. Mary April 2015Learn how anxiety manifests itself in young children.
Discover strategies to help children learn positive thinking habits and coping skills.

Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Saint Mary School, 5536 Bank Street, Greely          


How to Help Your Child Succeed in School | April 18

April 18 IL EventCSPA, and the OCSB International Languages Program present

How to Help Your Child Succeed in School

Let's talk about helping our children be successful.  What role do parents and school councils play?  Join us as People for Education's Jacqui Strachan shares some insight on the Ontario Education System and parent involvement.

Saturday, April 18th  9:30 - 11:30  AM
Notre Dame High School, 710 Broadview Ave

Math Workshops | April 13

Math Apr 13 2015CSPA, in collaboration with St. Pius X High School is pleased to present, Math Workshops for Parents  

Tuesday, April 13th   7:00 - 8:30 PM
St. Pius X High School, 1481 Fisher Avenue

Two workshops will be offered

  • Inquiry-based Mathematics in the Elementary Classroom (JK-Gr. 6)
  • So Much Homework, So Little Time. Why is High School Math So Difficult? (Gr. 7-12)  


2015 Director's Forum | April 7

DirectorForumPoster2015Keeping Home and School Connected   Speaker:  Dr. Joe Mazza  

The 2015 Director's Forum will take place on Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at St. Paul High School.  This annual event brings together school council members and principals from every school in the board to learn and discuss issues common to us all.      

Join the conversation as we discuss the many challenges of school and home communication in the digital age.  This free event for OCSB parents/guardians, staff and school council members will offer new skills to improve your relationship with your child and your school.  Together, we will explore high and low tech solutions to improve communication.  This event is intended for everyone, whether you are new to social media or a seasoned online expert. Guests are encouraged to B.Y.O.D -- bring your own device to get the most out of this interactive learning experience.


More Articles...

  1. Responsibility Matters | March 26
  2. Supporting Your Anxious Child | March 5
  3. Technology Tools to Support Your Child's Learning | March 3
  4. Boot Camp for School Councils 2014
  5. Parenting Now Symposium | November 15

Monthly Prayer

A Lenten Prayer

Loving God you walk with us always in times of joy and sorrow,
Strength and weakness,work and rest........more

View Prayer Collection      

CSPA Event Calendar

cspa-calendar-graphicView the CSPA Event Calendar, or synch our Google calendar with your own! Learn how

CSPA Meeting Information

All OCSB parents/guardians are invited to attend our meetings!

The next CSPA meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, April 26, 2017.

February 22nd meeting agenda.

OCSB Boardroom
570 West Hunt Club Road
7:30 to 9:30 PM

Minutes from CSPA Meetings


School Councils: Have something to share?

Post it on your school website and email the link to us at