Upcoming Dates

*Meet the Staff night & potluck
Tuesday, September 23rd, 5-7pm

*Subway Day and School Council Elections
Tuesday September 30

 *Pizza Day
Tuesday October 7

*Pizza Day and School Council Meeting
Tuesday October 14

*Pizza Day
Tuesday October 21

*Scholastic Book Fair
Wednesday October 22 to Saturday October 25: 

Saturday October 25

*Subway Day
Tuesday October 27




    Come to Hilson Avenue Public School’s Annual
    Meet the Teacher and Multicultural Potluck
    Tuedsay September 23, 2014
    Drop In from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.

    Intramural soccer has begun at Hilson for Junior students (grades 4-6). 125 students are signed up for fun games at recess, and the school team will be chosen from these games (players with great spirit, effort and teamwork).  Each student will get at least 3 games, and consideration for the school team will also take behaviour and completion of academic work into account.

    Great News!!!
    Hilson Avenue PS has been selected to participate in the Ottawa Walking School Bus Pilot!
    To register please follow this link....

    Participation is limited to 20 students.  If you have any questions, please call the school at 613-728-4607


    Sept 2014 - Primary supplies list



    French Immersion Homework Help!

     FSL Homework Toolbox/ Trousse pour devoirs 


    This is an FSL resource for parents and students in Ontario created by the Rainbow District School Board in partnership with the Ministry of Education. This resource includes a number of supports including 

    audio files in English and French

    · video clips demonstrating instructional strategies

    · reference guide for specific topics

    · list of French language learning websites

    · general tips for learning French


    Voilà Learning Homework Help-Online Homework Help In French 


    This is an online homework help support in French K-12 created in conjunction with the Ministry of Education. Ontario certified teachers are available to provide online support from 4-8 pm on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays for OCDSB students. Parents/Guardians/Students access the support by calling the toll-free number: 1 (866) 900 0658.

    The OCDSB has purchased a license to pilot the use of the online homework help program for the remainder of the school year. 


    Note: Although these sites target French Immersion, the content of the sites would also be supportive for Core French


    Visit to Hilson Avenue by Education Minister Liz Sandals and MPP for Ottawa Centre Yasir Naqvi.



    Hilson Avenue's GREENING Project! 

Read a blog post from Growing Up Organic about Hilson Avenue's planting efforts!
Hilson Avenue students, staff and parents are involved in a major effort to green our school yard! 
Please click for more information on this great initiative!
PowerPoint format (.ppt)
PDF Format
Please click on the COMMUNITY INFORMATION link on the left for opportunities for students!

 Hilson Avenue MFI Boundary Map