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
Grade 8 lunch & Grade 7 recess
 Grade 7 lunch & Grade 8 recess
Period 4
Period 5
Period 6
8:00  - 8:10
8:12  - 9:02
9:04  - 9:54
9:56  - 10:46
10:46 -11:08
11:09 -11:31
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.

Dream Big at Frank Ryan CIS - View the Dream BIG movie

Inside Frank Ryan CIS

Take a virtual tour inside Frank Ryan


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.

Mme J. Mathé, Principal
Mme M. Stafrace-Dupont  Vice-Principal

Support Staff
Mr. Allard, EA
Mr. Barbe, Head Custodian
Ms. Kolanko, Office Administrator
Ms. Le, Office Administrator
Ms. MacDonald,  Library Technician
Mr.  Sedlar, EA

Chaplaincy Leader
Father Gerard Monaghan

Grade 7 HomeroomTeachers
Mr. Forster
Mme Haering
Ms. Larose
Mr. Mazerolle
Mme Perron
Mme Shane
Mr. Sullivan
Ms. Tratch

Grade 8 Homeroom Teachers
Ms. Becker
Ms. Dennett
Ms. O'Donaghue (LTO)
Mr.  Peloso
Mr.  Rozon
Mr.  Starcevic
Ms. Tai (LTO)
Mr. Tencarre,      Twitter:

Additional Teachers
Mr. Belanger, Leave 
Mr. Burns & Resource/Math
Mr. Dale, Social Studies
Ms. Holland-Rolland, Resource
Ms. Jardin, Student Success/Phys. Ed                   
Mr.  McNamara, Phys. Ed.
Ms. Montgomery, Guidance
Mr.  Morrison,  Arts/Drama
Ms. Nichols (Mat. Leave)
Mme Theriault

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