Our school respectfully acknowledges that we are located on the ancestral, traditional and unceded Indigenous territory of the Algonquin Peoples, 
on whose territory we pray, learn, play and work.

Class Timetable

Grades 7-8

 Warning Bell

Period 1
Period 2
Period 3

Period 4 (Grade 7)
Lunch (Grade 8)

Period 4 (Grade 8
Lunch (Grade 7)

Period 5
Period 6


8:00  -  8:08
8:08  -  8:58
9:00  -  9:50
9:52  - 10:42

10:44 - 11:34
10:44 - 11:34

11:36 - 12:26
11:36 - 12.26

12:28 - 1:18
1:20  -  2:10

Frank Ryan Catholic Intermediate School

Located at 128 Chesterton Dr, Nepean, Ontario, Frank Ryan CIS is part of the Ottawa Catholic School Board. 

Frank Ryan CIS integrates the educational, technological, social and religious needs of our students.  Our School Motto is "Respect and Responsibility".

Steeped in Catholic values, through the meshing of Family, School and Church, our school is a safe, accepting and inclusive school community.


Catholic Character Formation

Learning Commons
As a centre for collaborative learning and inquiry, reference and research, the Learning Commons encourages students to pursue projects, develop interests and skills, and become knowledgeable and informed members of society. The Learning Commons also offers opportunities for students to complete homework and read for pleasure in a relaxed and studious environment. Staff are available to facilitate the research process and help guide students on their quest for quality sources of information. Staff are also able to support students and staff with technological questions and recommend the best web tools for academic purposes.

Literacy and Academics Corner

Study Skills Review for Grades 7 & 8 Students - Click Here

Please click here for a copy of the top 10 reasons for reading, 

Five of the best quotes from children's literature

School Administration and Staff

Please follow our school community on 
Twitter:  FrankRyanOCSB

Also, please follow staff accounts highlighted below.

Mr. Michael Raso, Principal
Mme Maria Stafrace-Dupont, Vice-Principal

Support Staff
Mr. J.P. Allard, EA
Mr. Steve Barbe, Head Custodian
Ms Brayton Brennen, EA (.75)
s Courtney Fields,   EA 
Ms. Rose-Mary Kolanko, Office Administrator
Ms. Joceline Le, Office Administrator
Ms. Michelle MacDonald,  Library Technician
Mr. Jason Sadler, EA

Chaplaincy Leader
Ms. Jaclynne Neri

Grade 7 Homeroom Teachers
Mr. Shaun Forster 
Mme Caroline Haering
Mr. Pietro Peloso
Mme Janette Perron 
Mr. Richard Starcevic
Mr. Mark Sullivan

Grade 8 Homeroom Teachers
Ms Michele Becker
Ms. Gillian Dennett 
Mme Kathryn Erickson 
Ms. Jana Hurdle
Ms. Trina Larose
Mr. Kyle Mazerolle
Ms. Brianne NicholS
Mr. Pierre Rozon

Additional Teachers
Mr. Taylor Burns,   Resource/Matth
Ms. Maxine Holland-Rolland, Resource/Inclusion Coordinator
Ms. Anne Jardin, Student Success/Phys. Ed                   
Mr. Kevin McNamara, Phys. Ed./Religion
Ms. Louise Montgomery, Guidance
Mr. William Morrison, Virtual Academy
Ms. Karen Tai ,  Arts/Drama/Language
Mr. Michael TencarreVirtual Academy
Ms. Diana Tratch,  Language/Arts/Drama/Phys. Ed.

Affiliated Schools

St. Pius X High School
1481 Fisher Avenue, Ottawa
Phone:  613-225-8105

Our Parishes

St. Monica Catholic Church
2080 Merivale Road, Nepean
Phone: 613-727-1067

St. Maurice Catholic Church
4 Perry Street, Nepean
Phone: 613-224-1892

St. Augustine Catholic Church
1060 Baseline Road, Ottawa
Phone: 613-225-7388