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29 Lisgar Street
Ottawa, Ontario
K2P 0B9

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Telephone (613) 239-2696

Attendance Reporting or (613) 232-7874

Fax (613) 235-7497

Principal David McMahon

Vice-Principals Ashley Shaw & Bruce Summers

Student Council Co-Presidents Metin Ali & Akash Pharasi
Student Council Executive

Webmaster For website comments contact the webmaster. Please note that the webmaster is unable to answer school related questions.

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Motto "Alere Flammam" (To nourish the flame)

Description Lisgar is conveniently located in downtown Ottawa and boasts a building with history and prestige. Its music program is among the best in Canada, and its high academic standards breed excellence in its students.

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Principal's Message Welcome to the Lisgar Collegiate Institute Website! We hope you find the information located here both worthwhile and stimulating. We focus on the three "A's" - Academics, Athletics and the Arts, with a strong emphasis on our community. We are extremely proud of our accomplishments and welcome any opportunity to work in partnership with others to develop all Lisgar students in the areas of excellence, leadership and citizenship."

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2014-2015 School Information

OCDSB Secondary School Course Guide 2014-2015 (01/20/2014)
Lisgar Collegiate Institute Course Selection 2014-2015 (01/29/2014)
Lisgar's Assessment, Evaluation and Reporting - Guiding Principals (04/01/2011)
Supporting your Child's Learning through Assessment, Evaluation, and Reporting (12/01/2010)
2014-2015 Clubs List (09/30/2014)
Community Involvement Form (12/01/2010)
Community Involvement Guidelines (12/01/2010)

Information for Prospective Students

OCDSB Secondary School Course Guide 2015-2016 (01/20/2015)
Grade 8 Information Evening - Slideshow (01/12/2015)
Advanced Placement Brochure
Lisgar Program Highlights
Applied and Academic Admissions
Gifted Program Admissions and Documentation Requirements
Grade 9 Gifted Differentiation Statements

Is Lisgar your home school?
Use the OCDSB School Locator to find out.

Is Lisgar your designated Gifted Centre?
Lisgar is your designated Gifted Centre if the OCDSB School Locator tells you that your home school is one of:
Cairine Wilson, Canterbury, Colonel By, Glebe, Gloucester, Hillcrest, Lisgar, Nepean, Osgoode Township, Rideau, Ridgemont, Sir Wilfrid Laurier, or Woodroffe. Please see the Gifted Program Boundaries Chart for more information.

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