Maryvale News

Maryvale 10th Anniversary Gala | Jan 31, 2015
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Letter from the Archbishop on the occasion of our 10th anniversary gala

Great items and prizes to be won at live and silent auctions!

Please click here for the live auction items.

Open House & Information Night | Tuesday, February 10, 2015
There will be a School-Day Open House from 8:30 am to 3 pm. Parents and potential students are invited to come for all or part of the school-day to visit and observe classes. Please contact the Principal at 321-2186 x:2 to register.

There will also be an Evening Open House from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm with an Information Session at 7 pm (no registration needed for the evening).
Visitors Welcome!
Maryvale welcomes visitors anytime! To schedule a day to observe classes or to meet with the Principal, please call 613-321-2186, ext. 2

Enrolment 2014-2015
Applications for the 2014-2015 academic year are now being accepted for JK and SK Kindergarten and grades 1 to 8. Please contact Helena Champion, our principal, at 613-321-2186 ext. 2, or principal@maryvaleacademy.ca for more info or to schedule a visit.

Please see the Education pages for information on our programs.

Please see also the Admissions pages for more information on admission, including tuition rates, enrollment forms, etc.
Maryvale Newsletters | Fall 2014
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Welcome to Maryvale Academy of Ottawa

Maryvale Academy is an independent Catholic school located in west central Ottawa at 2191 Benjamin Ave. Ottawa, Ontario, very near the Woodroffe Ave. North exit off the 417.

Currently, Maryvale Academy comprises a lower school, from JK and SK up to grade 8.

Our Vision and Hope is...

Students who are given the opportunity to embrace their faith in a true Catholic setting will embark on a life-long journey of learning and living their faith for the greater glory of God and love of neighbor according to the great commandment. (Matthew 22:37)

Maryvale's Mission

Under the protection and guidance of Mary, with parents and the Church, Maryvale Academy seeks to provide an authentic Catholic environment where the great theological virtues of faith, hope, and love are nurtured and developed through the Classical approach to education, allowing students to reach their highest potential in all areas of learning and spiritual growth.

Why choose Maryvale?

Classical-based Philosophy of Education

Training in Wisdom and Virtue

Our students are academically formed using the tried and tested classical approach to be life long learners and to strive for wisdom and virtue in their lives.

Strong Academics and Sports

- Our school has a French bilingual program for the younger grades.
- Small class sizes allow for one-on-one time with the students.
- Physical exercise and sports are fully enjoyed by all staff and students.
- A learning environment that is fun, personal, and thorough.

Affordable Tuition!

Our school has tuition rates far below other independent or private schools in Ottawa.
Genuine Catholic Spiritual Growth

Blessed Sacrament Reserved in School Chapel

Students have the privileged opportunity to visit our Lord in the Blessed Sacrament frequently with their class and individually at free moments during the day!

Catholic Education Par Excellence

- We are fundamentally committed to a rich Catholic education aimed at the formation of the whole person.
- Students not only learn about all aspects of the Catholic faith, they are constantly challenged to live out the faith in a deep and personal way.
- Faith and virtues form an integral part of the entire curriculum.