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Ontario. Ministry of Education

Site: Ottawa Regional Office

Alternate Name OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Nepean
Address & Map
1580 Merivale Rd, Suite 504
Ottawa, ON K2G 4B5
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Intersection Merivale Rd and Meadowlands Dr W
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Office responsible for maintaining a liaison between the Ministry of Education and school boards, private schools and education programs in facilities. * Connections to Ontario school boards, colleges, and universities websites are among the extensive links to education, training, and employment information services provided on the Ministry's website. 
The Ministry of Education's Field Services Branch coordinates the activities of the regional office. The major functions of the regional office include: 
* Supporting school boards in the implementation of education programs 
* Monitoring education programs and policies in the elementary/secondary education system 
* Clarifying ministry policies and education programs to the elementary/secondary education community and to parents 
* Ensuring field input in the development of ministry policies 
* Reporting on the effectiveness of the school system 
* Providing field intelligence to the Ministry Policy Office, Financial, and Operating Branches
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4:45 pm
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Hastings County ; Lanark County ; Leeds and Grenville United Counties ; Lennox and Addington County ; Ottawa (City of) ; Prescott and Russell United Counties ; Prince Edward County ; Renfrew County ; Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Visit website or call for more information
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Service Categories Child Care Provider Referrals ; Internet Information Resources ~ Education Issues ; Provincial/Territorial Government Departments ~ Education Issues ; Provincial/Territorial Government Information Services ~ Education Issues
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-225-9210
Toll Free Phone 1-800-267-1067
Fax 613-225-2881
Social Media Twitter YouTube
Other Details
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Education
Print Material Brochures * directories * lists * resource guides * reports * website * statistics 
Hard copies may be obtained from ServiceOntario Publications 1-800-668-9938
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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