Ever since Alta Vista Public School opened its doors in April, 1949, it has been a vital part of a wonderful community. Our dedicated staff nurtures a positive attitude towards self and others. Through challenging learning experiences, our school helps build responsible members of society in a safe and caring learning environment. Our parent volunteers and members of School Council add to the rich learning environment that we offer our children. We reach out to our greater community through various projects, and our Ottawa community uses the school for sports programs, leasing the gym most evenings and some weekends.
Our School Offers:
• A vibrant population of approximately 575 students
• JK-8 English plus Early (SK-8) French-Immersion
• A highly involved parent community
• A dedicated and nurturing staff
• Quality, specialized string and drumming music programs in grades 7 & 8
• A wide variety of extracurricular activities
• Special Education and English Language Support
• System Learning Disability Class (grades 4-8)
Kindergarten Registration Period for September 2013
Alta Vista will be offering Full Day kindergarten beginning in September 2013. The instructional day for all Alta Vista students will be from 9:00-3:30 pm.
Before and after school care for will continue to offered at Alta Vsita by a third party provider-- Vista Daycare.
NEW FOR 2013: When you register your child for Kindergarten during the initial Kindergarten registration period—Monday January 28 to Friday February 1, 2013—you will also be able to indicate your interest for before and after school care provided by Vista daycare at Alta Vista.
Vista Daycare will also continue to offer before and after school care at Alta Vista for students in grade 1-6.
Should you have questions about Vista Daycare, please call 613-266-3344
Alta Vista Public School is a Safe and Caring community where we develop independent, respectful and responsible citizens, who engage in life-long learning.