School Staff

Principal - Elaine Phinney

Office Administrator - Judie Roberge

Resource - Scott Croteau 

JK/SK French - Diane El Hajjar 
JK/SK English - Elvira Rino 
JK/SK Prep - Mark Kassabri

ECE - Jennifer Mayor 

French Immersion
(Grade 3-4 Blended) - Alix Ranger (Marie-Claude Latour on leave)
(Grade 5-6) - Anna-Maria Strizzi

French Extended 
(Grade 2-3) - Anna-Maria Strizzi
(Grades 1-2 & Grade 5/6) Alix Ranger (Marie-Claude Latour on leave)

Grade 1/2 - Barbara Giroux 

Grade 2/3 - Tamrin Ma

Grade 3/4 - Virginia Brophy

Grade 5/6 - Nick Maiorino 

Educational Assistants Julie Foster, Reta Elzy,  Ngan Lam, 

Library Technician - Kristy Terry

Head Custodian - Marc Saumure    

Night Custodian - Raul Alvarado

About Our School

At Uplands Catholic we believe that our partnership between home, parish and the school allows us to follow in the footsteps of Jesus Christ. We believe that we are life long learners who are always trying to grow spiritually, academically, physically and socially in a safe, dynamic and nurturing environment. We try to be the best we can be and contribute to our world with the gifts and talents we have been given by God.

General Info 

Uplands Catholic School is an elementary school - JK (Junior Kindergarten) to Grade 6.

We are located next to the MacDonald-Cartier Airport on CFSU (Canadian Forces Support Unit) Ottawa Uplands at 17 De Niverville Private. Our boundaries include the residential areas of Elizabeth Park and Windsor Park.


You can park just past the bus lane on the right on De Niverville - our front entrance is at the end of the pathway (past the flagpole), up the concrete steps, through the glass doors.
OR There is parking at the dead-end of Croil (turn right at the 4-way Stop).

Directions to Our School

Uplands Catholic School is accessible via the Airport Parkway; exit right on Uplands Drive; left on Breadner Private.; right on De Niverville Private; pass the public school and the 4-way Stop
- Uplands Catholic is on your right.

West on Hunt Club; left on Uplands Drive; right on Breadner Private.; right on De Niverville Private.

East on Hunt Club; right on Paul Benoit Dr.; left on De Niverville Private.

Activities, Clubs & Teams

Environment Club: 
  • Eco-Team (grade 3-6)
  • Water Project
  • Gardens 

Social Justice Club  (grades 5 and 6)
  • Ottawa Food Drive
  • OK Clean Water
  • "Caught You Caring"
  • Me to WE Day
  • Peace Festival 

Sports Teams
  • Soccer
  • Volleyball
  • Badminton
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Track and Field

Reading Club, Games Club