Division Event Calendar

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Monday, April 24, 2017
St. Teresa of Avila School - Buffalo Presentation
Time: 8:30 am - 9:30 am
Location: St. Teresa of Avila School (190 Glendale Boulevard, Red Deer)

Grade 5 students will be explore the importance of the buffalo to the First Nations people of Alberta by hearing a legend, learning hunting strategies in the prairies and examining cultural items in the learning commons.

For more information, please contact Rori-Lynn Daniel at 403-346-0505.

Monday, April 24, 2017
Father Henri Voisin School - Bucket Filler Awards
Time: 12:45 pm - 1:45 pm
Location: Father Henri Voisin School (60 Clearview Drive, Red Deer)

All are welcome to join the school community for a Bucket Filler Assembly, which celebrates students' gifts and talents.

For more information, please contact Lorelei Whittemore at 403-341-4548.

Monday, April 24, 2017
St. Elizabeth Seton School - Bucket Filler Assembly
Time: 12:45 pm - 1:45 pm
Location: St. Elizabeth Seton School (35 Addinell Ave, Red Deer, AB T4R 1V5)

Please join the school community in celebrating the gifts and talents of their students during their Bucket Filler Assembly. All visitors are welcome to join.

Please contact MaryKate Kelly for more information at 403-343-6017.

Monday, April 24, 2017
St. Francis of Assisi Middle School - Girls Badminton City Finals
Time: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: St. Francis of Assisi Middle School (321 Lindsay Avenue, Red Deer)

Grade 8 Girls singles and doubles will be playing in city finals at St. Francis of Assisi Middle School.

For more information, please contact Tobi Blais at 403-314-1449.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
École Mother Teresa Catholic School - Elementary Awards
Time: 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Location: École Mother Teresa Catholic School (79 Old Boomer Road, Sylvan Lake)

The school community will gather together to recognize and honour elementary students. The awards are for faith, crusader pride, physical education, music, French and Spanish courses. All are welcome to attend.

For more information, please contact Cara Belcher at 403-887-6371.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
St. Dominic Catholic High School - Grant MacEwan Information Session
Time: 10:00 am - 10:45 am
Location: St. Dominic Catholic High School (5502 - 50 Street, Rocky Mountain House)

A representative from Grant MacEwan will present information about the university to students.

For more information, please contact Erika Stewart at 403-845-5313.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Kindergarten Here I Come - Red Deer Schools
Time: 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Parkland Mall (4747 - 67 Street, Red Deer)

Families are invited to participate in a rainforest adventure and meet community partners that will help your child's school readiness skills for Kindergarten. All children registered for Kindergarten in 2017 at either Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools or Red Deer Public Schools are invited to attend and receive a free learning bag.

Parents of students attending St. Gregory the Great Catholic School in Blackfalds are invited to attend this event as well. 

Please plan at least two hours for all activities.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
St. Martin de Porres School - CREATE
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:14 pm
Location: St. Martin de Porres School (3911 57a Ave, Red Deer, AB, AB T4N 4T1)

CREATE (Children Regularly Engaged Actively to Excel) is the name of the new fine arts infused, flexible scheduling that St. Martin de Porres School is engaging their students in once a month. Staff, community partners and parents offer seventeen different engaging sessions for students to choose from, such as: making prayer beads, juggling, art, puppetry, costume makeup, Lego car racing, cats cradle, finger knitting, ukulele, cooking, zumba, poetry and more. All students, from Kindergarten to Grade 5 have a voice in their sessions. Once students choose their three sessions for the afternoon, they complete a passport to learning and are then immersed in a variety of hands on learning experiences.

Please contact Cathy Cameron at 403-347-5650 for more information. 

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
St. Teresa of Avila School - Author, Tyler Enfield Visit
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: St. Teresa of Avila School (190 Glendale Boulevard, Red Deer)

Tyler Enfield presentation will draw from his award-winning children’s novel series, Wrush: Volumes One and Two (for ages 7-12). Wrush is the story of Tabetha Bright, an eight-year-old girl in a wheelchair who uses creativity to overcome obstacles. With the help of a magic pen, Tabetha escapes the dreary walls of her hospital, writing her way into faraway worlds where adventure, friendship, and incredible challenge reveal the inner strength that lies hidden within her.

The presentation will also cover his newly released children’s book, Hannah And The Magic Eye, a fast-paced, magical adventure about two children searching for the lost treasure of King Solomon’s Temple. Wrush was awarded the Moonbeam Award, the ForeWord Reviews Book of the YearAward, the Writer’s Federation of New Brunswick Literary Prize.

For more information, please contact Vickie Fox at 403-346-0505.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
St. Francis of Assisi Middle School - Boys Badminton City Finals
Time: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: St. Francis of Assisi Middle School (321 Lindsay Avenue, Red Deer)

Grade 8 Boys singles and doubles will be playing in city finals at St. Francis of Assisi Middle School.

For more information, please contact Tobi Blais at 403-314-1449.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
École Secondaire Notre Dame High School - Badminton Areas
Time: 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: École Secondaire Notre Dame High School (50 Lees Street, Red Deer)

Girls and Boys (Grades 10, 11 & 12) singles and doubles, as well as mixed doubles will participate in areas in the École Secondaire Notre Dame High School gymnasium.

For more information, please contact Gino Castellan at 403-342-4800.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017
École Our Lady of the Rosary School - Milk & Cookie Days
Location: École Our Lady of the Rosary School (4520 Ryders Ridge Blvd, Sylvan Lake)

As a learning incentive through Alberta Milk, on April 26 and 27 students will have the opportunity to measure and mix cookie dough. After parent volunteers bake the cookies, students will have the opportunity to enjoy cookies and milk with their classmates. The milk will be provided by school council and Alberta Milk will supply colour changing straws.

For more information, please contact Loretta Zolinski at 403-343-2568

Wednesday, April 26, 2017
École Secondaire Notre Dame High School - Cabane à sucre
Time: 10:45 am - 12:00 pm
Location: École Secondaire Notre Dame High School (50 Lees Street, Red Deer)

French Immersion students will be celebrating Cabane à sucre by tasting maple taffy and participating in activities and games. This will happen in the front of the school during Block 2.

For more information, please contact Sara Lambert at 403-342-4800.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017
St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School - BEAR Awards
Time: 1:50 pm - 2:50 pm
Location: St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School (4453 - 51 Avenue Innisfail, AB T4G 1A7)

This monthly award celebration recognizes student successes in academics and athletics. Students are also awarded for demonstrating being part of the St. Marguerite community by developing positive virtues and interactions. This event will take place in the school's gymnasium.

Please contact Adam Sia at 403-227-2123 for more information. 

Wednesday, April 26, 2017
St. Francis of Assisi Middle School - Girls Badminton City Finals
Time: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: St. Francis of Assisi Middle School (321 Lindsay Avenue, Red Deer)

Grade 7 Girls singles and doubles will be playing in city finals at St. Francis of Assisi Middle School.

For more information, please contact Tobi Blais at 403-314-1449.

Thursday, April 27, 2017
2017 Regional Skills Competition
Location: Red Deer College (100 College Blvd, Red Deer) & École Secondaire Notre Dame High School (50 Lees Street, Red Deer)

Students from École Secondaire Notre Dame High School will be competing in the 2017 Regional Skills Competition in the following Career and Technology Studies (CTS) areas: 

  • Baking at École Secondaire Notre Dame High School at 8:30 a.m. with awards at 1:45 p.m.
  • Electrical Installations at Red Deer College from 8:30 - 11:30 a.m. and 12:00 - 2:00 p.m. with awards at 4:00 p.m.
  • Hairstyling Junior at École Secondaire Notre Dame High School from 9:00 - 10:30 a.m. with awards at 1:45 p.m.
  • Hairstyling Intermediate at École Secondaire Notre Dame High School from 11:30 – 1:00 p.m. with awards at 1:45 p.m.
  • Welding at Red Deer College from 9:00 - 11:30 a.m. and 12:00 - 2:30 p.m. with awards at 4:00 p.m.
Thursday, April 27, 2017
École Our Lady of the Rosary School - Milk & Cookie Days
Location: École Our Lady of the Rosary School (4520 Ryders Ridge Blvd, Sylvan Lake)

As a learning incentive through Alberta Milk, on April 26 and 27 students will have the opportunity to measure and mix cookie dough. After parent volunteers bake the cookies, students will have the opportunity to enjoy cookies and milk with their classmates. The milk will be provided by school council and Alberta Milk will supply colour changing straws.

For more information, please contact Loretta Zolinski at 403-343-2568

Thursday, April 27, 2017
École Camille J. Lerouge School - Alberta Science Network Presentation
Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: École Camille J. Lerouge School (5530 - 42A Ave, Red Deer)

Grade 2C will host an Alberta Science Network presentation, where Malcolm Martinez a mechanical engineer will be on hand to inform and help students with experiments in their science class, which is part of the liquids unit.

For more information, please contact Sarah Corbière at 403-347-7830.

Thursday, April 27, 2017
St. Francis of Assisi Middle School - Boys Badminton City Finals
Time: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: St. Francis of Assisi Middle School (321 Lindsay Avenue, Red Deer)

Grade 7 Boys singles and doubles will be playing in city finals at St. Francis of Assisi Middle School.

For more information, please contact Tobi Blais at 403-314-1449.

Thursday, April 27, 2017
Family School Supper
Time: 5:30 pm
Location: St. Francis of Assisi Middle School (321 Lindsay Ave, Red Deer, AB T4R 3M1)

Come one, come all. It's pizza making time!

All families of Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools are invited to attend a Family School Supper on this date, hosted by our Family School Enhancement Counsellors at St. Francis of Assisi Middle School. Come prepare and enjoy a meal with your family. Bring an ingredient, and everyone will create a tasty meal. This month's theme is: pizza.

All ages are welcome. Supervision is not provided.

Please contact Mallory at 403-872-3993 for more information. 

Thursday, April 27, 2017
École Secondaire Notre Dame High School - Zone 4 West One Act Play Festival
Time: 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location: Hunting Hills High School (150 Lockwood Ave, Red Deer)

On April 27, 28, 29 & May 4 École Secondaire Notre Dame High School fine arts students will gather to celebrate theatre by putting on public performances in the Zone 4 West One-Act Play Festival.

For more information, please contact Stephanie Layden at 403-342-4800.

Thursday, April 27, 2017
St. Patrick's Community School - Easter Family Dance
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: St. Patrick's Community School (#300, 56 Holt Street, Red Deer)

School council is hosting a Easter Family Dance, where there will be a concession, DJ and a cake walk. Tickets are $5.00 per family.

For more information, please contact Kelly Jacobson at 403-343-3238.

Thursday, April 27, 2017
St. Dominic Catholic High School - French Evening of Excellence
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: St. Dominic Catholic High School (5502 - 50 Street, Rocky Mountain House)

The school's French students will participate in an Evening of Excellence to showcase their work and talents.

For more information, please contact Patrick Hughes at 403-845-5313.

Friday, April 28, 2017
École Mother Teresa Catholic School - Sacred Space
Time: 2:10 pm - 3:10 pm
Location: École Mother Teresa Catholic School (79 Old Boomer Road, Sylvan Lake)

Sacred Space assembly is a student-centred, joyously spiritual celebration featuring the gifts and talents of our school community. This assembly features a special book reader, a teaching by the Division's First Nations, Métis, and Inuit Support Team, and some of our students sharing their own God-given gifts! The assembly will be in the gathering area.

For more information, please contact Ken Meraw or Maria King at 403-887-6371.

Friday, April 28, 2017
Maryview School - Shining Stars Assembly
Time: 2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Maryview School (3829-39 Street, Red Deer)

Students that have shared their gift of "wisdom" with classmates will be recognized in a Shining Starts assembly. This event is in conjunction with the school's spirit day, where students will be encouraged to dress up like one of their favourite book characters.

For more information, please contact Curtis Lansing at 403-347-1455.

 

Friday, April 28, 2017
St. Patrick's Community School - Elementary Success Assembly
Time: 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm
Location: St. Patrick's Community School (#300, 56 Holt Street, Red Deer)

The elementary students will come together to celebrate their successes and achievements. 

For more information, please contact Sharla Lord at 403-343-3238.

Friday, April 28, 2017
École Secondaire Notre Dame High School - Zone 4 West One Act Play Festival
Time: 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location: Hunting Hills High School (150 Lockwood Ave, Red Deer)

On April 27, 28, 29 & May 4 École Secondaire Notre Dame High School fine arts students will gather to celebrate theatre by putting on public performances in the Zone 4 West One-Act Play Festival.

For more information, please contact Stephanie Layden at 403-342-4800.

Friday, April 28, 2017
St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School - Spring Formal
Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School (4453 - 51 Avenue Innisfail, AB T4G 1A7)

Student Council will hold a Spring Formal on this date. Food bank donations will be accepted at the door.

Please contact Tyson Roth at 403-227-2123 for more information. 

Saturday, April 29, 2017
St. Dominic Catholic High School - Drive for You Event
Location: St. Dominic Catholic High School (5502 - 50 Street, Rocky Mountain House)

Students from St. Dominic Catholic High School and West Central High School, along with Edwards Garage are putting on the Drive for You Event at the Confluence Campus. Students hope to raise $10,000 for their schools by getting community members to test drive vehicles.

For more information, please contact Patrick Hughes at 403-845-5313.

Saturday, April 29, 2017
École Secondaire Notre Dame High School - Zone 4 West One Act Play Festival
Time: 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location: Hunting Hills High School (150 Lockwood Ave, Red Deer)

On April 27, 28, 29 & May 4 École Secondaire Notre Dame High School fine arts students will gather to celebrate theatre by putting on public performances in the Zone 4 West One-Act Play Festival.

For more information, please contact Stephanie Layden at 403-342-4800.

Monday, May 1, 2017
School Bus Driver Appreciation Day
Location: All Schools

In honour of School Bus Driver Appreciation Day we are asking students and parents/guardians to recognize and thank their school bus drivers. 

Tuesday, May 2, 2017
École Our Lady of the Rosary School - Kindergarten Here I Come
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: École Our Lady of the Rosary School (4520 Ryders Ridge Blvd, Sylvan Lake)

The school will host Kindergarten Here I Come to show families what Kindergarten is all about. Those who will be in Kindergarten at École Our Lady of the Rosary School in the 2017-2018 school year are encouraged to attend. 

For more information, please contact the school at 403-343-2568.

Wednesday, May 3, 2017
St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School - Kindergarten Here I Come
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School

The school will host Kindergarten Here I Come to show families what Kindergarten is all about. Those who will be in Kindergarten at St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School in the 2017-2018 school year are encouraged to attend. 

For more information, please contact the school at 403-227-2123.

Thursday, May 4, 2017
École Secondaire Notre Dame High School - Food "Truck" Wars
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Location: École Secondaire Notre Dame High School (50 Lees Street, Red Deer)

Food Studies 30 students will participate in a Food "Truck" Wars competition in the gathering area to raise money for an RCMP Victim Services Trauma Dog.

In this competition, student groups will each be preparing six different “food truck style” dishes to see who can raise the most money for charity. There will be lots of unique and tasty dishes, such as gourmet waffles, ramen noodle tacos, poutine, spring rolls and calamari.

For more information, please contact Jeff Lerouge at 403-342-4800 .

Thursday, May 4, 2017
École Secondaire Notre Dame High School - Zone 4 West One Act Play Festival
Time: 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location: École Secondaire Notre Dame High School (50 Lees Street, Red Deer)

On April 27, 28, 29 & May 4 École Secondaire Notre Dame High School fine arts students will gather to celebrate theatre by putting on public performances in the Zone 4 West One-Act Play Festival.

For more information, please contact Stephanie Layden at 403-342-4800.

Friday, May 5, 2017
Most Schools Closed

All schools, except those in Rocky Mountain House, will be closed on this date in lieu of parent-teacher interviews.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017
St. Matthew Catholic School - Kindergarten Here I Come
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: St. Matthew Catholic School (5735 - 58 Street, Rocky Mountain House)

The school will host Kindergarten Here I Come to show families what Kindergarten is all about. Those who will be in Kindergarten at St. Matthew Catholic School in the 2017-2018 school year are encouraged to attend. 

For more information, please contact the school at 403-845-2836.

Thursday, May 11, 2017
Go Girls
Thursday, May 11, 2017
Grow Boys
Thursday, May 11, 2017
Celebration of Excellence
Time: 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Friday, May 12, 2017
St. Elizabeth Seton School - Friday Coffee
Time: 8:30 am - 9:30 am
Location: St. Elizabeth Seton School (35 Addinell Ave, Red Deer, AB T4R 1V5)

School Council members will sponsor "Friday Coffee" on the first Friday of the month as a way to help build community. This event will take place in the Gathering Area. 

Please contact Erika Pottage at 403-343-6017 for more information. 

Monday, May 15, 2017
Holy Trinity Catholic School - Kindergarten Here I Come
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Holy Trinity Catholic School (6610-57 Street, Olds AB)

The school will host Kindergarten Here I Come to show families what Kindergarten is all about. Those who will be in Kindergarten at Holy Trinity Catholic School in the 2017-2018 school year are encouraged to attend. 

For more information, please contact the school at 403-556-9444.

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Student Leadership Workshop
Location: Sacred Heart Catholic Church (5508 48A Ave, Red Deer, AB T4N 3V6)

Health Champions from each school will connect and collaborate during this fun and challenging day devoted to student health actions team and physical literacy.

Please stay tuned for more details. 

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Student Leadership Workshop
Time: 8:45 am - 2:30 pm
Location: Sacred Heart Catholic Church (5508 48A Ave, Red Deer, AB T4N 3V6)

Teams made up of 4-6 students and 1-2 adults from each school will participate in this special workshop with the theme, "Ways to Wellness."

Please contact Char Andrew at 403-343-1055 for more information. 

Friday, May 19, 2017
Schools Closed

All schools will be closed on this date. Teachers in Olds and Innisfail will be participating in a day of professional development. Other schools are closed for the Victoria Day break. 

Monday, May 22, 2017
Victoria Day

All schools will be closed in observance of Victoria Day. Our central office will also be closed. 

Thursday, May 25, 2017
St. Martin de Porres School - CREATE
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:14 pm
Location: St. Martin de Porres School (3911 57a Ave, Red Deer, AB, AB T4N 4T1)

CREATE (Children Regularly Engaged Actively to Excel) is the name of the new fine arts infused, flexible scheduling that St. Martin de Porres School is engaging their students in once a month. Staff, community partners and parents offer seventeen different engaging sessions for students to choose from, such as: making prayer beads, juggling, art, puppetry, costume makeup, Lego car racing, cats cradle, finger knitting, ukulele, cooking, zumba, poetry and more. All students, from Kindergarten to Grade 5 have a voice in their sessions. Once students choose their three sessions for the afternoon, they complete a passport to learning and are then immersed in a variety of hands on learning experiences.

Please contact Cathy Cameron at 403-347-5650 for more information. 

Monday, May 29, 2017
St. Elizabeth Seton School - Bucket Filler Assembly
Time: 12:45 pm - 1:45 pm
Location: St. Elizabeth Seton School (35 Addinell Ave, Red Deer, AB T4R 1V5)

Please join the school community in celebrating the gifts and talents of their students during their Bucket Filler Assembly. All visitors are welcome to join.

Please contact MaryKate Kelly for more information at 403-343-6017.

Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Red and White Day

In celebration of Canada's 150th birthday, our Division is encouraging all students and staff to wear red and white to school today, on May 30, the 150th day of the year. 

Please stay tuned for more information. 

Tuesday, May 30, 2017
St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School - BEAR Awards
Time: 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School (4453 - 51 Avenue Innisfail, AB T4G 1A7)

This monthly award celebration recognizes student successes in academics and athletics. Students are also awarded for demonstrating being part of the St. Marguerite community by developing positive virtues and interactions. This event will take place in the school's gymnasium.

Please contact Adam Sia at 403-227-2123 for more information. 

Friday, June 2, 2017
P.D. Day

Holy Trinity Catholic School and St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School will be closed on this date with teachers participating in a day of professional development. All other schools will be open with classes resuming as normal. 

Friday, June 2, 2017
St. Elizabeth Seton School - Friday Coffee
Time: 8:30 am - 9:30 am
Location: St. Elizabeth Seton School (35 Addinell Ave, Red Deer, AB T4R 1V5)

School Council members will sponsor "Friday Coffee" on the first Friday of the month as a way to help build community. This event will take place in the Gathering Area. 

Please contact Erika Pottage at 403-343-6017 for more information. 

Monday, June 26, 2017
St. Elizabeth Seton School - Bucket Filler Assembly
Time: 12:45 pm - 1:45 pm
Location: St. Elizabeth Seton School (35 Addinell Ave, Red Deer, AB T4R 1V5)

Please join the school community in celebrating the gifts and talents of their students during their Bucket Filler Assembly. All visitors are welcome to join.

Please contact MaryKate Kelly for more information at 403-343-6017.

Thursday, June 29, 2017
Last Day of School

This is the official last day of the 2016-2017 school year. 

Friday, June 30, 2017
Organizational Day

There are no classes at any of our schools on this day.

Friday, June 30, 2017
École Secondaire Notre Dame High School - Graduation
Location: ENMAX Centrium (4847A 19 St, Red Deer, AB T4R 2N7)

The morning ceremony begins at 10:00 a.m. This part of the day includes The Liturgy of the Word, Valedictorian Address, presentation of certificates and tossing of the caps. No tickets are needed. All are welcome. 

The evening ceremony begins at 7:00 p.m.  This part of the celebration includes the Grand March, speeches and tributes, dessert reception, refreshments and a dance.  Tickets are needed for this part of the evening.  

Tickets will be sold online beginning June 2 until June 22. Graduates do not need a ticket, but guests do. There is not a limit as to the number of tickets available for purchase.

Please contact the school at 403-342-4800 for more information. 

Friday, June 30, 2017
St. Dominic Catholic High School - Graduation
Time: 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Grade 12 students will graduate on this day. Please see the order of events:

5:00 p.m. - Graduating students photo

5:30 p.m. - Supper

7:00 p.m. - Ceremony 

Please stay tuned for further details, or contact the school office at 403-845-5313.

Saturday, July 1, 2017
Canada Day

Our Central Office at Montfort Centre will be closed on this date in observance of Canada Day. 

Monday, August 7, 2017
Civic Holiday

Our central office will be closed on observance of the Civic Holiday on this date. 

Thursday, August 10, 2017
St. Patrick's Community School - First Day of School

Today is the first day of the 2017-2018 school year for St. Patrick's Community School. 

Tuesday, August 15, 2017
First Rider - Red Deer
Location: École Secondaire Notre Dame High School (50 Lees St, Red Deer, AB T4R 2P6)

First Rider is a fun introduction to riding the school bus safely. With a focus on Kindergarten and Grade 1 students as well as students who are new to taking the bus, this interactive event helps students feel more comfortable riding the bus on their first day of school and throughout  the school year.

Where & When

Red Deer & Area
Tuesday, August 15  

1:00 - 3:00 p.m. & 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
École Secondaire Notre Dame High School
Parking Lot 
50 Lees Street , Red Deer

Olds & Area
Wednesday, August 16
1:00 - 3:00 p.m. & 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.

Olds College South Parking Lot
4500 50 Street, Olds


Rain or Shine! Please plan to spend about 45 minutes with us.

Parents must accompany their child throughout this event.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017
First Rider - Olds and Area
Location: Olds College (4500 50 St, Olds, AB T4H 1R6)

First Rider is a fun introduction to riding the school bus safely. With a focus on Kindergarten and Grade 1 students as well as students who are new to taking the bus, this interactive event helps students feel more comfortable riding the bus on their first day of school and throughout  the school year.

Wednesday, August 16
1:00 - 3:00 p.m. & 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.

Olds College South Parking Lot
4500 50 Street, Olds

Rain or Shine! Please plan to spend about 45 minutes with us.

Parents must accompany their child throughout this event.

 

Thursday, August 31, 2017
First Day of School

Today is the first day of the 2017-2018 school year for all schools (except St. Patrick's Community School). 

Monday, September 4, 2017
Labour Day

All schools will be closed on this date in observance of Labour Day. Our central office will also be closed. 

Tuesday, September 19, 2017
St. Pat's/Dawe Run

The date of the annual St. Patrick's/Dawe Run will be Tuesday, September 19 with an alternate rain-out date of Tuesday, September 26. Please stay tuned for more information. 

Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Halloween
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
All Saints' Day

All Saints' Day is a solemn holy day of the Catholic Church celebrated annually on November 1. The day is dedicated to the saints of the Church, that is, all those who have attained heaven.

Thursday, November 2, 2017
All Souls' Day

This day is observed annually on November 2, and is a day to honour those who have passed away.

Saturday, November 11, 2017
Remembrance Day

All schools, as well as our Central Office, will be closed on this day in honour of Remembrance Day. 

Sunday, December 24, 2017
Christmas Eve
Monday, December 25, 2017
Christmas Day
Tuesday, December 26, 2017
Boxing Day
Sunday, December 31, 2017, 2017
New Year's Eve
Monday, January 1, 2018
New Year's Day
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Valentine's Day
Saturday, March 17, 2018
St. Patrick's Day
Sunday, July 1, 2018
Canada Day

Our Central Office at Montfort Centre will be closed on this date in observance of Canada Day. 

Wednesday, October 31, 2018
Halloween
Sunday, November 11, 2018
Remembrance Day

All schools, as well as our Central Office, will be closed on this day in honour of Remembrance Day. 

Monday, December 24, 2018
Christmas Eve
Tuesday, December 25, 2018
Christmas Day
Wednesday, December 26, 2018
Boxing Day
Monday, December 31, 2018
New Year's Eve
Tuesday, January 1, 2019
New Year's Day
Thursday, February 14, 2019
Valentine's Day
Sunday, March 17, 2019
St. Patrick's Day
Monday, July 1, 2019
Canada Day

Our Central Office at Montfort Centre will be closed on this date in observance of Canada Day. 

Thursday, October 31, 2019
Halloween
Monday, November 11, 2019
Remembrance Day

All schools, as well as our Central Office, will be closed on this day in honour of Remembrance Day. 

Tuesday, December 24, 2019
Christmas Eve
Wednesday, December 25, 2019
Christmas Day
Thursday, December 26, 2019
Boxing Day
Tuesday, December 31, 2019
New Year's Eve
Wednesday, January 1, 2020
New Year's Day
Friday, February 14, 2020
Valentine's Day
Tuesday, March 17, 2020
St. Patrick's Day
Wednesday, July 1, 2020
Canada Day

Our Central Office at Montfort Centre will be closed on this date in observance of Canada Day. 

Saturday, October 31, 2020
Halloween
Wednesday, November 11, 2020
Remembrance Day

All schools, as well as our Central Office, will be closed on this day in honour of Remembrance Day. 

Thursday, December 24, 2020
Christmas Eve
Saturday, December 26, 2020
Boxing Day
Thursday, December 31, 2020
New Year's Eve
Wednesday, March 17, 2021
St. Patrick's Day
Thursday, March 17, 2022
St. Patrick's Day
Friday, March 17, 2023
St. Patrick's Day
Sunday, March 17, 2024
St. Patrick's Day
Monday, March 17, 2025
St. Patrick's Day
Tuesday, March 17, 2026
St. Patrick's Day
Wednesday, March 17, 2027
St. Patrick's Day
Friday, March 17, 2028
St. Patrick's Day
Saturday, March 17, 2029
St. Patrick's Day
Sunday, March 17, 2030
St. Patrick's Day
Monday, March 17, 2031
St. Patrick's Day
Wednesday, March 17, 2032
St. Patrick's Day
Thursday, March 17, 2033
St. Patrick's Day
Friday, March 17, 2034
St. Patrick's Day
Saturday, March 17, 2035
St. Patrick's Day
Monday, March 17, 2036
St. Patrick's Day
Tuesday, March 17, 2037
St. Patrick's Day