Rapidly growing Barrhaven South includes zoning for several new schools. This page will be updated as new information is available.

Ottawa-Carleton District School Board

Half Moon Bay Public School - 3525 River Run Avenue

A new English Public Elementary School opened in the fall of 2016  River Run & Riverboat Heights intersection.

The new school has been funded for 600 students. More details can be found at

Ottawa Catholic School Board

St. Benedict - 2525 River Mist Road

Information on this school can be found at


St. Cecilia - 3490 Cambrian Rd.

The school offers the following programs and features:

  • Junior and Senior Full Day Kindergarten (Immersion)
  • Grades 1 through 6 Extended French
  • Grades 4-6 Middle French Immersion
  • Learning Commons and technology integrated into learning spaces and curriculum
  • Flexible learning spaces for differentiated learning styles, teams work, collaboration, and multiple sensory experiences for student engagement wireless technology, with SmartBoards in all classrooms

More information about this school can be found on the OCSB website.

Conseil des écoles catholiques du Centre-Est

Sainte-Kateri - 2450 River Mist Rd.

Information on this school can be found in french at: