Welcome to the Ottawa Catholic School Parents’ Association (CSPA) website!
CSPA is a volunteer parent organization that represents parents and elected school council members of the Ottawa Catholic School Board. Our site contains information and resources for anyone looking to support their child’s educational journey.

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This section contains a selection of reflections, prayers and prayer sites which councils may wish to use when selecting a prayer for meetings or other occasions. Councils are encouraged to send us their own favourites to post and share.

View Prayer Collection

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The next CSPA meeting is scheduled for
Wednesday, February 26, 2020
OCSB Boardroom, 570 West Hunt Club Road
7:30 to 9:30 PM

All OCSB parents/guardians are invited to attend!

See Meeting Agendas & Minutes


School Councils

CSPA strives to support school councils in their efforts to engage the parent community of each school. We have compiled a collection of resources and best practices to help school councils conduct their business efficiently and effectively.

Go to our school Council Page

CSPA Meeting

CSPA Meetings
Wednesday, 04 September 2019 07:30 PM
OCSB - CEC Boardroom - 570 W Hunt Club Rd, Nepean, ON K2G 3R4, Canada
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CSPA Meetings include a presentation from OCSB Staff, a Board Update and a "Brainstorm and Mingle" where we discuss School Council challenges and share best practices. Meeting Agendas & Minutes can be found here: http://www.ottawacspa.ca/cspa/about-us/meetings-schedule-agenda-minutes

Everyone is welcome! We look forward to seeing you!


September 25, 2019  OCSB Capital Plan Overview
October 23, 2019  School Council Communication Strategies
November 27, 2019  Safe Schools Overview
January 22, 2020  Arts at the OCSB
February 26, 2020  Humane Use of Technology
April 22, 2020

 School Cash Online: Tips, Tricks & Best Practices for School Council Treasurers

 Insurance for School Councils

May 27, 2020

 Indigeneous Education at the OCSB

 Greening Initiatives: How Councils Can Get Involved


All Dates

  • Wednesday, 27 May 2020 07:30 PM
  • Wednesday, 22 April 2020 07:30 PM
  • Wednesday, 26 February 2020 07:30 PM
  • Wednesday, 22 January 2020 07:30 PM
  • Wednesday, 27 November 2019 07:30 PM
  • Wednesday, 23 October 2019 07:30 PM
  • Wednesday, 25 September 2019 07:30 PM