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The CECCE is a leader recognized for transforming the learning experience, for its excellent, caring Catholic schools, and for its synergy with the community. With around 24,500 students attending its 43 elementary schools and 12 high schools, as well as its school for adults, the CECCE is the largest Canadian network of French-language schools outside Quebec.
At the Ottawa Catholic School Board, all students are inspired and guided to realize their spiritual, social and academic potential, and to take their place in the world as thoughtful, well-rounded citizens. The mission of the Ottawa Catholic School Board is to provide all our students with a well-rounded education for the mind, body and spirit through an emphasis on academic excellence, social responsibility and Catholic values. The Ottawa Catholic School Board’s balanced approach to preparing students for leadership, fulfilment and lifelong learning in a rapidly changing world is founded on four pillars.
At Tumblers Gymnastics Centre we strive to provide a fantastic gymnastics experience for all of our members. This means providing a safe and fun environment where athletes of all ages, skills and abilities have the opportunity to develop new skills and progress to be the best athletes they can be. We not only offer the community recreational and competitive gymnastics but also trampoline and tumbling. In 2019 Tumblers Gymnastics will be moving to the corner of Innes Rd. and Mer Bleu Rd, as the anchor tenant in a new 65,000 square foot sports facility.
Tiny Hoppers is the creation of Brigida Aversa and Theresa Bertuzzi. After seeing a void in the market for quality child care, Brigida, an experienced business professional, and Theresa, a certified, primary school teacher, with additional qualifications in Early Childhood Education, decided to establish their own early learning centre. With humble beginnings, in 2005, Tiny Hoppers began in the Ottawa South region. Our popularity grew as parents and their young ones fell in love with Tiny Hoppers’ theme based learning and original programs. Today Tiny Hoppers has 12 locations in Ontario with more centres scheduled to open soon, we have the privilege of enlightening thousands of children.
The National Gallery of Canada - A must-see destination housing the world's most comprehensive collection of Canadian art with a large number of works by the Group of Seven, and rich collections of European, Contemporary, Aboriginal and Inuit Art. Special exhibitions bring additional works from around the world, making every visit to the gallery unique. Explore art with kids at the Artissimo kiosk, open weekends, holidays, and daily in July and August! Enjoy a range of activities, including Art Buddies, Art From Above collage, and Super Structures blocks. Have fun making art and leave the mess behind at the Artissimo Studio, offered weekends and holidays from October-April. Bring your family to create, learn and have fun during Family Sundays (visit the website for details on upcoming events). Located in Ottawa's historic ByWard Market, the Gallery's award-winning architecture, featuring the luminous Great Hall, spacious galleries and interior gardens and courtyards, is in itself worth the visit.