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7:00am - 3:30pm
2013 - 2014 School Year Calendar
Our school is located in the southwestern sector of the
City of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada in the village of Richmond
For over a half century South Carleton High School has been
recognized for continued academic and athletic excellence.
The school opened its doors in 1952 to 263 students and 13
teachers. Today, we have a student population of more than
1100, with 69 teaching staff. In the intervening years, thousands
of students and staff have passed through the halls and classrooms
of South Carleton High School.
Though many things about South Carleton HS have been transformed
by time, our commitment to excellence continues to endure
steadfast into the twenty-first century.
South Carleton High School operates under the jurisdiction
of the Ottawa-Carleton District
South Carleton High School is a caring, community school. Our
team of staff, students, parents and community promote a sharing,
inclusive and welcoming environment. We respect the individual,
honour our traditions, encourage daily excellence, and prepare
students for their future.
December's Character Education theme
- Have confidence in yourself and in others.
Quit Smoking Programs. Ottawa Public Health offers a variety of programs to help students quit smoking. If you want to quit smoking, look for information about programs being offered at South Carleton in the new year. For more information, contact our public health nurse, Susan Brown-Charbonneau at 613-580-6744 ext. 15806. More info...
Math Homework Help for grade 9 and 10 students.
Grade 9 and 10 math students have access
to free interactive live online tutoring from Ontario certified
math teachers. The tutoring component of Math Homework
Help is available Sunday through Thursday from 5:30 pm to 9:30
pm. All other components of the site (i.e. the glossary, interactive
tutorials, and best sessions) are available at all times. Students
must create an individual user account by registering online.
Parents, guardians and teachers may also access this site and login
as a guest to view the various tools and virtual tutor chat rooms
that are available.
To learn more, go to http://www.ocdsb.ca/stu/FreeOnlineMathHomeworkHelp/Pages/default.aspx) or read the parent information flyer.
SCHS Tuck Shop.
Students, staff and family may purchase a wide variety of SCHS
clothing from the Tuck Shop, located off the Alcove. The Tuck Shop will be open Tuesdays and Thursdays at lunch. Check out the Tuck Shop page for more
Did you know. . . that there is a South
Carleton YouTube channel? As well as examples of student work,
there are videos of Storm Surge performances and the Thriller flash
mob on Hallowe'en 2011. More content will be added when available. Check
Teen Suicide Information.
The Do It For Daron (D.I.F.D.) Campaign is still working hard to
raise awareness of teen suicide. One resource that is available
is a fact sheet for teenagers,
prepared by the Royal Ottawa Hospital, about suicide prevention.
More information on youth mental health and D.I.F.D. is available
The voluntary $30 fee helps to subsidize interscholastic
and intramural sports, student activities, Students' Council and
graduation and awards ceremonies. For families with more than
two children attending SCHS, the total fee will be $60.00.
Students who pay the voluntary school fee will receive discounts on many school events.
School Buses. Bus schedules
are available on the Ottawa
Student Transportation Authority website. Students are advised
to be at pick up points 10 minutes ahead of the scheduled time. Students
should be aware of the bus driver's name and location of bus for
afternoon pick up at the back of the school. Buses leave the school
at 2:25 pm. If you have any concerns or need to report a change
of address please call 613-224-8800.
Students requiring transportation to more than one
guardian residence must complete an Empty Seat Request form available
in the Main Office.
Students are not allowed to travel to or from school
on another student's bus. The school is not authorized to permit