Headstart Nursery School

Pinecrest-Queensway Headstart Nursery School is a fully subsidized preschool program located at Dr. F.J. McDonald School. Families who are eligible for subsidy are eligible to attend.  The program operates in two large classrooms, with an outdoor climber and a spacious play area. Headstart’s curriculum fosters creativity, curiosity, independence, interaction, communication and respect for others.

Children may be registered for the full day program which runs 8:30 am – 3:00 pm Monday to Friday. Spaces are limited.

The Headstart Nursery program is for children aged 2½ to 5 whose parents are receiving social assistance benefits. Limited transportation is available within PQCHC’s catchment area. For more information and eligibility requirements call 613-829-1125.

Pinecrest-Queensway Headstart Nursery School
at Dr. F.J. McDonald School
2860 Ahearn Avenue
Ottawa, ON  K2B 6Z9
School Website: dfj.ocsb.ca