Grade 7 and 8 Awards
On Thursday June 13th, Ottewell will be celebrating the achievements of our Grade 7 & 8 students. We will have a celebration for the Grade 7s in period 2 (9:20-10:10) and the Grade 8s in period 3 (10:19-11:05).
The celebration will look like this
- 10 minute slideshow of academic award recipients
- Medals distributed in the following categories: Food Studies, Construction, Computer Studies, Art, Beginner French, Intermediate French, Beginner Mandarin, Intermediate Mandarin, Drama, Music, Top Male Athlete, Top Female Athlete, Gauss Math, Most Improved, Highest Academic
The celebration will end with an opportunity for parents to take pictures of their children with their awards and/or teachers. Please note that letters will be sent home to those students who will be receiving a citizenship or one of the top awards. We will also upload a video of the awards presentation on SchoolZone for those who are unable to attend.
Titan Track and Field
A HUGE CONGRATULATIONS to the Ottewell track team for their perfomance in the city finals. The team went to the podium 9 times, bringing home 1 bronze, 3 silvers and 5 golds! There were also numerous 4th place finishes and many personal bests. All athletes should be very proud of their accomplishments. Thanks for representing Ottewell at it's finest!
A huge CONGRATULATIONS to the Ottewell Grade 7 Band, Grade 8 Band and Concert Band. All three bands received the highest award possible---SUPERIOR----at the Alberta Band Association Festival of Bands in Red Deer. Also, Concert Band received a special award the "Adjudicator's Choice" for the top junior high band at the festival! Congrats to all the music students for your hard work and dedication!
Grade 9 PAT Reviews
It has been the practice at Ottewell School to offer after school review sessions to help students better prepare for the Provincial Achievement Exams held during the last week of June. Once again, the review sessions will be held from 2:00 until 3:00 pm every Thursday beginning May 30th. Check out the review sessions schedule.
Grade 9 Farewell Fundraising
Please send items for our white elephant sale to support the grade Farewell this year. Any items that are clean and in good repair similar to garage sale items.
Registering Your Child for School
To register your grade 7 child for Ottewell School please see the Registration Information Form for the 2013-2014 school year.
Please visit Edmonton Public Schools' Registration Information Web Page for all important information about registering your child for a school in Edmonton.
Academic Challenge Information for the Upcoming 2013-2014 School Year
Once again, Ottewell had proven to be a top school again. Check out the 2011-2012 Year Achievement Results.
Alberta Health Services sends out Public Health Newsletters for Teachers, School Staff and Parents. Check out the June Health Talk Newsletter with some information on having a safe and healthy summer.