How to Register at Sacred Heart Catholic High School

Are you eligible to attend?
All students who live within our attendance boundaries, of all religious denominations, are welcome to attend Sacred Heart. To determine whether your address falls into our boundaries, please visit the OCSB school locator or call Mrs. Smart, Student Services Office Administrator at 613-831-6643.

What documentation is required for registration?
All students must submit the following documentation:
  • OCSB Registration Form
  • Proof of Age (Birth Certificate) 
  • Proof of Address (e.g.: Utility Bill, tax bill, proof of purchase/rental agreement) 
  • Academic Records 
  •             - Grade 7 & 8 (Report cards, Individual Education Plans from your child's previous school) 
  •             - Grade 9 -12 (Report cards, Individual Education Plans, Transcripts, Credit Counselling Summary from your child’s previous school) 
  • For students entering Grade 9-12 only: a completed Course Selection Contract

Are you new to Canada or Ottawa, and English is NOT your first language? 
The Family Welcome Centre can help you! The caring, experienced, and knowledgeable staff will help you learn more about our community and provide you and your child with a free assessment service to ensure your child received a great education here in Ottawa.

Who should visit the Family Welcome Centre?
· families whose home language is not English, with children new to our schools and who have been in Ontario for less than six months
· families whose home language is not English, and have previously received instruction in a language other than English
· families whose home language is not English, and have been studying abroad for more than one year
· international students whose home language is not English
· this includes permanent residents, refugees, international students, individuals with work permits, Canadian citizens and diplomats

My child is eligible to attend, and I have all of my documentation. What’s next?
Please deliver your completed registration package to Mrs. Smart in Student Services. Once we have received your complete registration package, your child and a parent will be invited to attend a mandatory registration meeting, after which your child’s registration will be complete. 

If you require any further information, you are welcome to contact Mrs. Smart at 613-831-6643 or