Joan of Arc Academy / Academie Jeanne d'Arc


A Tradition of Excellence

Ottawa’s only bilingual girls school since 1954


A look inside JOA

Come and experience the difference - Joan of Arc Academy prides itself on being an open door school.  No need to wait for our Open House - come at your convenience and we will gladly provide you with a tour of our grounds.  Please contact our office to book a tour!

Meet our wonderful staff and see how a Joan of Arc education can make a difference in your daughter's life.



Joan of Arc Academy, More than a School!



Joan of Arc Academy

Joan of Arc Academy is committed to empowering girls in Junior Kindergarten to Grade 8 in an advanced bilingual environment. At the Academy we are shaping the leaders of the future and enabling students to reach their full potential in both official languages.

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Joan of Arc Academy is proud to announce the launch of the 2018 Summer Camps program.


Boys and girls aged 4 to 9 are invited to join us for six (6) weeks of themed activities on the beautiful grounds of the school.  This year again, our Summer Camp Program is offered entirely in French making us a unique offering in the Ottawa region.  Our program is only offered from June 25 to August 3, 2018.

Please consult our website for more details or to register (click here for website) as we have very limited spaces.  You may also email the program coordinator at  Please note that all registration is done online.

See you in June!


Current Activities

September 2018

Thursday September 13, 2018            

Meet the teacher night


Upcoming Activities

September 2018

Thursday September 13th Meet the teacher Night 4 pm to 6pm

Monday September 17th Head Girl candidate speeches and vote for Head Girl and First day of the Milk Program

Tuesday September 18th First Board Meeting 6:30 pm 

Wednesday September 19th Hot lunches begin 

Thursday September 20th Back to School BBQ from 4 pm to 6 pm 

Friday September 21st First Pizza day

Tuesday September 25th Franco-Ontarian Flag Day Non Uniform Day-Must wear green or white clothes 

Thursday September 27th  Field Trip to Mountain Apple Orchard (teachers and students only)

Friday September 28th AM- Respect Value Assembly PM- Terry Fox Run with parents