Catholic School Council

The School Council is comprised of the school Principal, and members representing:

Please feel free to email the School Council directly to volunteer or with any other inquires:

St. Andrew School Council Constitution

Meetings are held on the the third Thursday of the month 6:30 pm in the learning commons. All parents are welcome to attend and join - we value your input. 

Elections for School Council will be held at the first meeting in September.  Minutes and financial statements from previous School Council meetings are available for viewing in the learning commons.

School Council members:

Chair: Sarah de Boer 

Vice Chair: Susan Muleme Kasumba 

Secretary Kimmie Tang                                 Treasurer: Brianna Boyer                                       CSPA Representative: Bob Theberge               Parish representative: Jason Renault - 

Parent Representatives:

Karen Hennessey

Kimmie Tang

Sarah DeBoer

Bushi Yang

Susan Muleme Kasumba

Julia Conistis

Yamila Diaz-Cabrera

Bob Theberge

Melanie Felhaber

Brianna Boyer

Maria Saad-Amed

Guaciara rhein Pereira

Breeanna Hickman

Janelle Sears

Edward Daw

Davina Mullaley

Jason Renaud

Erim Davidson

Teacher Rep: Ms. Shelton,                                                               

Principal:  Jennifer Flinn

School Council members provide input and advice to the Principal on topics such as:

The School Council needs your voice, your input, your contribution to make the school better for all students, including yours!  

Meeting Dates & Minutes: 


October 19

November 23








Board-wide Parent Organizations

Catholic School Parents’ Association (CSPA) 

The Catholic School Parents’ Association (CSPA) is a volunteer group representing all Ottawa Catholic School Board parents. They are a resource for school councils and the parent community for information on local and provincial education issues. Through their website, Twitter feed, and email newsletters, they we provide updates on education in Ottawa & Ontario, as well as tips, resources and information to help parents support their children in school. All parents are welcome and encouraged to join CSPA's e-mail list, follow CSPA on Twitter, or attend CSPA monthly meetings. 

Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC)

The OCSB’s Special Education and Advisory Committee (SEAC) makes recommendations to the Board in respect of any matter affecting the establishment, development, and delivery of special education programs and services for exceptional pupils.

OCSB Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) 

The Ottawa Catholic School Board Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) is a provincially mandated committee made up of parents, a trustee, a principal and the Director of Education. The purpose of PIC is to support, encourage and enhance parent engagement at the school board level in order to improve student achievement and well-being. The parent members of the OCSB PIC are appointed by CSPA.