77th Annual


  • Networking Reception (Hotel) Friday Night 7:00 pm -10:00 pm
  • Conference & AGM (Madonna CSS) Saturday 8:00 am to 3:30 pm
  • Mass & Commissioning Saturday (Hotel) 5:30pm
  • Gala Awards Dinner Saturday (Hotel) 7:00 - 10:00 pm


Hotel - Montecassino Hotel and Event Venue, 3710 Chesswood Drive, Downsview, ON, M3J 2W4

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Space is limited in some of the workshops based on classroom size.

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Friday May 6, 2016 at 7:00 PM EDT
Saturday May 7, 2016 at 10:00 PM EDT

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Madonna Catholic Secondary School
20 Dubray Ave
Downsview, ON, M3K 1V5

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Ontario Association of Parents in Catholic Education





The Ontario Association of Parents in Catholic Education     

 invites You to the

77th Annual Conference, AGM & Gala Dinner

 a full day conference for parents, caregivers and our partners in publicly funded Catholic Education in Ontario

 "Many Gifts, One Voice: Living Our Virtues in a Virtual World"

Co-hosted by OAPCE Toronto and the

Toronto Catholic District School Board




Keynote Speaker


Michael Redfearn

Michael has been a secondary school teacher for 21 years, and a former school district K-12 technology and eLearning Coordinator. He is the author of over 60 published articles on education, technology, media literacy, popular culture and youth. He is passionate about helping students learn to use digital technology and social media to create authentic and positive online presence, while embracing the tenets of Catholic education.


In addition to hearing from our engaging Keynote speaker, join us for networking and an opportunity to attend informative workshops.





During the breaks visit our vendor mall. 

 A variety of vendors with information about education, parent engagement and fundraising options.

Mass and Commissioning 

Join us after the conference to celebrate Mass.

Mass Celebrant: His Eminence Cardinal Collins

                      Mass will be celebrated at 5:30pm at the hotel (Montecassino Hotel and Event Venue).                            Register if you wish to attend. 


  Gala and Awards Dinner  


                   OAPCE has a long tradition of recognizing volunteers                             from across the province. 

Nominations will open February 15th and close on March 31st.

Nominate volunteers in your school and parish communities.

More information about the awards


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This conference was made possible by the support of our

partners in Catholic Education.