We teach students how to learn before they head to high school
At Macdonald-Cartier Academy, we teach Grade 7 & 8 students the basic learning skills that are essential for those who want to excel in high school and university. One of the top-rated private schools in Ottawa, MCA offers a full French immersion program combining accelerated academics with athletics and fun, experiential, learning. Enrollment is limited to 60 students per year, keeping class sizes small to provide an individualized education environment.
At Macdonald-Cartier Academy, we are committed to:
the entirely new dimension of a second language as the vehicle of instruction, and the opportunity to communicate in the two Official Languages of this land;
small classes (maximum size of 16) and a manageable teaching assignment for our staff which ensures a quality, individualized and personal educational environment;
providing the opportunity for involvement in a wide range of clubs and activities during recess and lunch, and the daily activity period at the end of each school day;
the living of real life experiences through a challenging outdoor experiential education programme;
the development of sound ethics, moral values, and social responsibility;
a fair, sensible, consistent discipline that ensures order, safety, pride and courtesy in the student body, and the adherence to the “French only” environment of the school; the issuance of comprehensive anecdotal report cards that reflect closely the attitudes, conduct and progress of each student;
the issuance of comprehensive anecdotal report cards that reflect closely the attitudes, conduct and progress of each student;
follow the Ontario Ministry of Education guidelines administered by a dynamic professional staff that really cares about the balanced academic and social growth of young people.
To arrange a private tour and meeting with the Head Master, please email or call Jean Mantha Include a link to your email address and you phone number