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Alternate Name Adult Literacy and Essential Skills ; LBS ; LES ; Literacy and Basic Skills ; Literacy and Essential Skills ; MTCU ; OCR ; Ottawa Catholic SB
Former Name OCCSB ; OCDSB ; Ottawa Carleton Catholic School Board ; Ottawa Catholic District School Board
Legal Name Ottawa Catholic District School Board
Public Comments Satellite office located at 20 Graham Ave. Ottawa -- call 613-228-8888 for more information
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
St. Nicholas Adult High School
893 Admiral Ave
Ottawa, ON K1Z 6L6
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Intersection Merivale Rd and Carling Ave
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Literacy and basic skills training, including numeracy, digital, communication and interpersonal skills * helps learners prepare for employment, apprenticeship, secondary-school credit, post-secondary education and greater independence
Hours Administration Mon-Fri 8:30 am-3:30 pm * Classes Mon-Fri 9 am-1 pm * Skill-Specific Classes Mon-Fri 9 am-12 pm
Areas Served Ottawa
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and up 
Ontario residents 19 years and older, with reading, writing and math skills below Grade 12 of the Ontario Curriculum * must have facility in English
Application Call to arrange interview
Languages English
Fees Service - $20 material fee ; None - for instruction
Service Categories Adult Basic Education ; Adult Literacy Programs
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-224-6281
Fax 613-228-9967
Other Details
Established Two School Boards amalgamated in 1998 * Program: 1988
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Colleges and Universities ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 869963967 RR0001
Print Material Provides class materials but not supplies.
Resources Website
Accreditation No * St. Nicholas operates under the Education Act and its regulations. Gateway to Learning operates under the LBS Guidelines of the Ministry of Colleges and Universities

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