The region is in close proximity to many secondary schools. St.Josephs and Renfrew Collegiate Institute are located 25 minutes east down Highway 17, Bishop Smith, Fellows, Jeanne Lajoie and L’Equinoxe are located approximately 25 minutes west down Highway 17 and Opeongo is located 15 minutes south down County Rd 8. The Region’s proximity to various post secondary institutions such as; Ottawa U, Carleton, Algonquin’s Ottawa and Pembroke campus provide vast opportunities for our residents.

School Locations and Contact Information

Cobden District Public School (JK to Gr.8)

16 Cowley St

Cobden, On

K0J 1K0

Phone: 613-646-2271


Beachburg Public School (JK to Gr.8)

20 Cameron St

Beachburg, On

K0J 1C0

Phone: 613-582-3528


Our Lady of Grace Catholic School (JK to Gr.7)

52 Grace Street

Westmeath, On

K0J 2L0

Phone: 613-587-4448