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  • We believe in:

    We believe in:

    • the uniqueness and worth of each individual in our learning community
    • the ability of every child to learn
    • a team approach to learning – school staff, students, parents and the community
    • working together to promote excellence in education

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  • Principal

    Principal's Message

    Welcome to Ottewell School! This is an exciting time for prospective students and parents as you explore options and choices of junior high schools. Ottewell is an exciting, innovative junior high with a rich tradition of excellence and high standards for all our students. Ottewell School attracts motivated students from over 30 elementary schools who are seeking an academic experience second to none. We are very proud of our school and the variety of programs and extracurricular activities which are open to all students at Ottewell. Our school is focused on excellence in academics, our award-winning Band program, athletics, Mandarin Bilingual program, and the development of high-quality citizens.

    Outstanding programs, excellent facilities, and a safe and productive environment await you at Ottewell School. Make your junior high school experience memorable as you participate in a wide variety of teams, clubs, and school events. Strive for excellence while developing the character, citizenship and leadership skills that will give you a distinct advantage in high school and beyond. The highly skilled staff at Ottewell is dedicated to helping each student acquire the knowledge, skills, and attitudes they need to reach their potential. Together we can achieve great success and create a school where excellence is the standard!

    I encourage you to visit our school so that you may experience our fantastic programs, meet our outstanding staff and experience the sense of Titan pride and commitment to our positive school culture that is evident in our classrooms and hallways.

    Mike Morison

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  • We are commited to:

    We are commited to:

    • providing high-quality teaching
    • setting high expectations for student attitudes, behaviour and achievement
    • maximizing opportunities for individual growth
    • providing and promoting the establishment of strong relationships based on mutual respect, fairness and trust between students and teachers
    • providing a welcoming, high-quality learning and working environments
    • providing clear expectations for learning
    • emphasizing literacy, numeracy, and critical and innovative thinking
    • engaging students in learning through a focus on 21st-century literacies across all curriculums
    • empowering students to take responsibility for their own learning

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Student Registration for 2019-2020 School Year

Schools start accepting registration forms from new students beginning February 4th, 2019. Submitting a registration form after April 15 may limit your options to schools with available space.

Current Edmonton Public students will be able to choose their 2019-2020 school through SchoolZone.

New to Edmonton Public Schools? Parents of children who are new to Edmonton Public Schools must complete a student registration form which is available in our school office or by going to our registration page.

If you are new to the Ottewell area or if you have any other inquiries, you can contact us by email (ottewell@epsb.ca) or by calling the school on regular school days between the hours of 8 AM and 4 PM.

Academic Challenge Program

Are you an excellent student who likes to be challenged to innovate, strategize, use creative problem-solving strategies, collaborate with others, and seek solutions to real-world problems? If yes, then our Academic Challenge Program may be for you! Visit our Academic Challenge webpage for more information and application package. If you have any other questions please email (ottewell@epsb.ca) or call our main office. (780)466-7331

2019-2020 Open House

Our school open house for prospective students will be April 4th from 6 - 8 PM. More information will be posted here soon.


If your child is a current Ottewell student, please log in to SchoolZone for all the latest news, information, and academic information. If you have forgotten, or have never used SchoolZone, please call our main office for more information. (780) 466-7331

Ottewell School Viewbook

New 2019-2020 Viewbook coming soon!

Click here to see our 2018-2019 viewbook!

Report an absence?

If you would like to report an absence or excuse a late, please contact us at the school by phoning, or sending an email to ottewell@epsb.ca If you are leaving a voice message or using email, please ensure that you leave your student's full name and the reason for absence or late.

ETS Information

Visit the ETS Website for information about bus transportation to and from Ottewell School.