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

November 2018


Upcoming Activities

November 2018


Friday November 2nd Grade 8 girls visiting The Young Women Shelter

Friday November 9th Remembrance Day assembly at 10:20 am

Thursday November 15th Book Exchange outside Salon Desjardins

Tuesday November 20th Board Meeting

Wednesday November 21st Grade 7 and 8 Badminton tournament at Turnbull

Wednesday November 21st Annual General Meeting (AGM) 6 pm

Thursday November 22nd Grade 5 and 6 Badminton tournament at Ashbury

Friday November 23rd PD day

Thursday November 29th Resilience assembly 9 am and Photo retake

Friday November 30th Grandparents'/Special Person's Day 8:30 am  


December 2018


Wednesday December 5th STEM Day UOttawa Maker Mobile

Thursday December 6th Parent-Teacher Interviews and Red Cross Babysitting Course

Friday December 7th Parent Teacher Interviews

Thursday December 20th Christmas Concert


Coming in the new year:

February 13th to 15th STEM Fair 

Friday March 1st Ski Day

Tuesday March 19th Sugar Shack