Established in 1989, Heritage Academy is an Ottawa Private school specifically designed for students with DYSLEXIA, ADD/ADHD and similar learning exceptionalities. Our mission is to provide each student with the support they deserve to enable them to reach their full academic potential. By promoting the values of honesty, perseverance, and respect, Heritage Academy fosters acceptance and growth among our students.
Come visit us to see how we support students with a variety of learning differences!
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MARCH NEWSLETTER 2014
H.A.S.C (Heritage Academy Steering Committee) – our next committee meeting which was scheduled for tomorrow will be postponed until Tuesday March 18th at 5PM.
If any parents would like to attend, please confirm with Ms. Rowney-Giroux at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Heritage Athletic Department is having a T-Shirt SALE – 3 for 30$ for a limited time only. No order form is required. Please see Mr. Mike Lance for more details.
March Break- There will be no school from Friday March 7th until Friday March 14th. Students will return to classes on Monday March 17th.
FIELD TRIPS/SPECIAL EVENTS
Career Day- On Thursday March 6th, students in grades 8 through 12 will be listening to professionals speak about their achievements and careers.
O.S.S.L.T Information for Parents- Parents of students writing the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test are invited to come in and meet with Mr. Difrancesco on March 6th from 3:15 to 4pm to obtain more information about study sessions and the test itself.
Grade 8 Transition to High School Meeting- On Thursday March 20th from 4 to 5pm parents of students in grade 8 that will be transitioning into high school next year are welcome to come in and meet with our Academic Advisor, Ms. Graham to receive information on making the leap.
O.S.S.L.T. Test Day- Students in grade 10 that have been registered will be writing the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test on Thursday March 27th.
REMINDERS AND IMPORTANT NOTES
Student absenteeism- If your child is absent or has an appointment, please notify the Administrative Assistant, Sarah Larocque via email (email@example.com), or phone (613-722-0133).
School Uniform Orders- The next deadline for uniforms will be April 25th. Parents may place the orders before the due date. If items are in stock, we can complete the orders before the deadline. I Don’t Bully T-Shirts and Athletic Apparel can be ordered at any time.