School Mission
We believe in:

  • Providing a positive learning climate;
  • Fostering an atmosphere that enhances the self-esteem and success of our students and staff;
  • Teaching individuals the skills necessary for success in education and society;
  • Providing the children with the skills needed to seek further knowledge and;
  • Fostering an interst in life-long learning.

School History
The school was built in 1964 and at that time registered students from junior kindergarten to grade 8. To alleviate overcrowding the west wing was built in 1967. The upstairs west wing was added in 1973 and the office and new gymnasium was created in 1992. In 1993, the students from grades 5 to 8 moved to Scott Young Public School.

General Information

  • Motto and school song is “Be the Best You Can Be”
  • Motto is promoted through an extensive Character Education recognition initiative
  • Conflict Resolution Program established to encourage good choices and effective communication
  • Commitment to fostering an adult learning community focused on accountability, instruction, and student success
  • On-site daycare facility

Parent Participation

  • Positive, collaborative relationships with parents and guardians
  • Very involved and dedicated School Council
  • Committed parent and community volunteers
  • Fundraising committee

Programs

  • Focus on learning, with an emphasis on literacy and numeracy (mathematics)
  • Regular instructional programs from junior kindergarten to grade 4
  • Full Day Kindergarten
  • School based Resource Team
  • Resource program
  • Character Education program
  • Daily nutritional program

Events and Activities

  • Concerts and guest performers
  • Variety of sports teams and clubs
  • Intramurals
  • Initiatives to support charitable organizations
  • Leadership opportunities
  • School trips
  • Community-based events – Omemee Santa Claus Parade, Remembrance Day Assembly, Omemee Food Bank, Speaking and Story Telling events etc.

Enrolment: 215