SHARE
About Us

The Ottawa Network for Education (ONFE) is the hub of a network of education and community partners committed to enriching public education in Ottawa.  ONFE's collaborative programs harness the resources of the Ottawa community to help students succeed in a rapidly changing world.  Together with our partners in education, business, government and the community, ONFE has played a lead role in developing over forty innovative education programs since its inception in 1985.

Our VISION:

Through education and community collaboration, Ottawa students will have the best possible learning experience.

Our MISSION:

We are a catalyst for discussion and collaborative action to enrich public education in Ottawa.

We harness the resources of the Ottawa community to help students succeed in a rapidly changing world.

These six CORE VALUES guide all we do:

  • Accountability
    Demonstrating responsible use of resources.
  • Collaboration
    Working together with a broad range of partners, demonstrating sensitivity and respect for their uniqueness; we aim for win-win solutions.
  • Excellence
    Committed to ensuring a professional, effective and entrepreneurial approach.
  • Inclusiveness
    Committed to supporting success for all students.
  • Innovation
    Committed to finding new and creative ways to meet the needs of our partners and enhance the quality of education in Ottawa.
  • Service
    Striving to provide the highest possible quality of service to our stakeholders.