For all grade seven students, there will be an orientation day, Wednesday, August 30th. Students should arrive at the school for 9:00 a.m. A short introduction exercise will be held, then, the group will be off to Lac Philippe for a day at the beach and some canoeing. They are expected back at the academy at 4:00 p.m. Students are required to bring a packed lunch, a swimsuit, a beach towel, a hat and sunscreen lotion. (If your child cannot attend this event, please let us know in advance by calling the school, (613) 744-8898.)