Welcome to Fisher Park P.S. / Summit Alternative

Fisher Park P.S. / Summit Alternative

250 Holland Avenue, Ottawa, ON K1Y 0Y5

Office Hours: 8:15 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. • School Hours: 8:45 a.m. to 3:15 p.m
Main Phone: 613-729-5054 • Fax: 613-729-5698

ATTENDANCE LINE: 613-729-5062


Photo of Fisher Park Public and Summit Alternative School

Established in the 1994-95 school year, Fisher Park Public School with its Summit Alternative program is a grade 7 and 8 site within the Ottawa Carleton District School Board. There are approximately 570 students in 5 programs: English, Early French Immersion, Middle French Immersion, French Gifted and Alternative.


Our Students

Our student population reflects the diversity and richness of Canadian culture. Our students come from 38 countries, their parents from 74. An impressive 64% of our students speak another language fluently. The Summit Alternative Program is the only intermediate alternative setting in the OCDSB. Our school offers students the opportunity to develop their talents in the areas of academics, the arts, athletics and leadership across a number of programs.


The FPSA acronym was adopted during the 20th year of the alliance between Fisher Park and Summit Alternative





Let's talk tea

Let's talk tea is coming to FPSA this December 9th. Students are invited to the cafeteria during lunch for an hour of wellness. Tea, crafts and good conversations are only some highlights to look forward to. Keep tuned for more details to come.


Exciting new Fundraiser - Equator Coffee

Exciting new Fundraiser Equator Coffee this is 100% organic speciality coffee from a local roastery offering freshly roasted coffee every week.

You can order coffee or hot chocolate online by going to https://fisherpark.hotlunches.net

Please ensure the order is placed by Wednesday December 9th. All orders will available for collection at the school by students/parents on Thursday December 17th and Friday December 18th just in time for Christmas. Thank you again for your continued support.


Cookie Dough fundraiser

Summit School Council is doing a Cookie Dough fundraiser. Orders are due the November 30th. Order forms are available under the forms tab or in the main office. Thank you for your support


Holiday Fundraiser

Our Student Leaders are doing a fundraiser for the holidays in support of the charity “Free the Children”. We are selling rafiki chains. Rafiki chains are handmade bracelets made by Kenyan women to help send their kids to school and secure their futures.

>To read more in a letter to parents, click on this link


Annual Gift Sale is here again!

The Fisher Park/Summit Annual Gift Sale is here again!  This event is a great place for our students to do some of their holiday shopping very inexpensively while supporting families in our community. In order for the gift sale to happen we need donations of gently used books, toys, knick knacks or anything else that you think someone else might enjoy. 

>To find out more, click on this link


Student Leaders at the Fisher Park

Community Craft Show & Sale

Saturday, December 5th, 2015 from 9 am – 3 pm

Our Student Leaders will be assisting in the sale of beautiful hand woven baskets, colourful textiles and stunning handbags, all artisan made and brought from Rwanda.

>To find out more, click on this link

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