Division Event Calendar

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Tuesday, January 24, 2017
St. Thomas Aquinas Middle School - Jersey Day
Location: St. Thomas Aquinas Middle School (3821 39 St, Red Deer, AB T4N 0Y6)

Students and staff are encouraged to show their school spirit by wearing their favourite team jersey to school on this date.

Please contact Krista Huseby at 403-346-8951 for more information.

Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Father Henri Voisin School - Grade 5 Junior Achievement, Dollars with Sense
Time: 8:30 am - 10:30 am
Location: Father Henri Voisin School (60 Clearview Dr, Red Deer, AB T4P 0K4)

Volunteers from local banks will talk to students and allow them to experience and understand business by preparing them for leadership roles. They will help to enable young people to gain financial responsibility, make confident decisions, and become innovators. Volunteers will be at the school on January 24 and 26. 

Please contact Steve Jackson at 403-341-4548 for more details.

Tuesday, January 24, 2017
St. Patrick's Community School - Ralph Cervi Presentation
Time: 8:45 am - 11:45 am
Location: St. Patrick's Community School (#300, 56 Holt St, Red Deer, AB T4N 6A6)

Ralph Cervi, former RCMP officer, will join the Grade 6 - 9 classes to discuss making good choices and maintaining healthy relationships. Interlaced with humour, Ralph's message is honest and keeps with our modern times. Please note that Mr. Cervi will be at the school on January 24-27 at the same time of day.

Please contact Candice Gonsalves at 403-343-3238 for more information. 

Tuesday, January 24, 2017
St. Martin de Porres School - Junior Achievement Program, More Than Money
Time: 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: St. Martin de Porres School (3911 57a Ave, Red Deer, AB, AB T4N 4T1)

Volunteers from the Junior Achievement program will present to Grade 5 students by providing engaging, academically enriching, and experiential-learning sessions in economic education. Volunteers will be at the school on January 24 and 26.

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

Tuesday, January 24, 2017
École Mother Teresa School - Suicide Awareness
Time: 10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Location: École Mother Teresa School (79 Old Boomer Rd, Sylvan Lake, AB T4S 1Z4)

Grade 3,5 & 7 students will listen to presentations from Suicide Information and Education Services this week. The focus will be hopes and dreams, friendships, and coping with stress.

Please contact Heather Weaver at 403-887-6371 for more information.

Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Holy Family School - Bucket Filler Celebration
Time: 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Location: Holy Family School (69 Douglas Ave, Red Deer, AB T4R 2L3)

Students will come together as a school community to celebrate all of the wonderful achievements they have accomplished this month. Students will be recognized for filling people's buckets and the virtue of Goodness.

Please contact Gary Gylander at 403-341-3777 for more information. 

Tuesday, January 24, 2017
St. Martin de Porres School - Assembly and Crazy Hair Day
Time: 2:45 pm - 3:15 pm
Location: St. Martin de Porres School (3911 57a Ave, Red Deer, AB, AB T4N 4T1)

All are welcome to join staff and students for their monthly assembly in the gymnasium for student recognition. The school will celebrate student achievement, highlighting Kindergarten drama and giving away SMART prizes. The theme for the day is also Crazy Hair Day.

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

Wednesday, January 25, 2017
St. Patrick's Community School - Ralph Cervi Presentation
Time: 8:45 am - 11:45 am
Location: St. Patrick's Community School (#300, 56 Holt St, Red Deer, AB T4N 6A6)

Ralph Cervi, former RCMP officer, will join the Grade 6 - 9 classes to discuss making good choices and maintaining healthy relationships. Interlaced with humour, Ralph's message is honest and keeps with our modern times. Please note that Mr. Cervi will be at the school on January 24-27 at the same time of day.

Please contact Candice Gonsalves at 403-343-3238 for more information. 

Wednesday, January 25, 2017
St. Dominic Catholic High School - Sigmund Brouwer Workshop
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: St. Dominic Catholic High School (5502 50 St, Rocky Mountain House, AB T4T 1W6)

Sigmund Brouwer will be at the school for a literacy workshop with the Grade 9 students on this date. 

Please contact Nona Kanzig at 403-845-5313 for more information. 

Wednesday, January 25, 2017
St. Francis of Assisi Middle School - Street Ties Presentations
Time: 9:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: St. Francis of Assisi Middle School (321 Lindsay Ave, Red Deer, AB T4R 3M1)

Street Ties is an outreach program designed to divert youth from street involvement that may lead to sexual exploitation, drug addition, and crime. The presenter also speaks about the homeless shelter for youth in Red Deer.

Please contact Twila Moline at 403-314-1449 for more information.

Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Maryview School - Mr. Alan Mallory Presentation
Time: 9:25 am - 10:25 am
Location: Maryview School (3829-39 Street, Red Deer)

As part of safe and caring week, motivational speaker, Alan Mallory (his family is the first to summit Mount Everest) will speak to students about positive mental health and leadership. For more information about Mallory or his book "The Family That Conquered Everest," please visit alanmallory.com.

For more information, please contact Natalie Surridge at 403-347-1455.

Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Holy Family School - Career Day
Time: 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Holy Family School (69 Douglas Ave, Red Deer, AB T4R 2L3)

17 presenters from the surrounding community will come to the school to present information to Grade 3-5 students about their specific careers. Students chose the sessions they want to attend and are most interested in.

Please contact Nicole May-Sholdice for more information at 403-341-3777.

Wednesday, January 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. 

Wednesday, January 25, 2017
St. Martin de Porres School - Career Week CREATE Session
Time: 1:15 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: St. Martin de Porres School (3911 57a Ave, Red Deer, AB, AB T4N 4T1)

 

The school will celebrate Career Week from January 22-27. All students will be engaged in a variety of discussions and writing activities surrounding careers. On January 25, the school will be having Career "CREATE" session in which all students, Kindergarten to Grade 5, will be involved in a career conference, which will see them choose 4 different guest career speakers to visit throughout the afternoon.

Please contact Kristie McCullough at 403-347-5650 for more information. 

Thursday, January 26, 2017
St. Francis of Assisi Middle School - Teen Education Presentations
Location: St. Francis of Assisi Middle School (321 Lindsay Ave, Red Deer, AB T4R 3M1)

Presentations will be made to Grade 9 classes regarding relationships and dating. The Teen Education program supplements our religion and health programs.

Please contact Twila Moline at 403-314-1449 for more information. 

Thursday, January 26, 2017
Father Henri Voisin School - Grade 5 Junior Achievement, Dollars with Sense
Time: 8:30 am - 10:30 am
Location: Father Henri Voisin School (60 Clearview Dr, Red Deer, AB T4P 0K4)

Volunteers from local banks will talk to students and allow them to experience and understand business by preparing them for leadership roles. They will help to enable young people to gain financial responsibility, make confident decisions, and become innovators. Volunteers will be at the school on January 24 and 26. 

Please contact Steve Jackson at 403-341-4548 for more details.

Thursday, January 26, 2017
St. Patrick's Community School - Ralph Cervi Presentation
Time: 8:45 am - 11:45 am
Location: St. Patrick's Community School (#300, 56 Holt St, Red Deer, AB T4N 6A6)

Ralph Cervi, former RCMP officer, will join the Grade 6 - 9 classes to discuss making good choices and maintaining healthy relationships. Interlaced with humour, Ralph's message is honest and keeps with our modern times. Please note that Mr. Cervi will be at the school on January 24-27 at the same time of day.

Please contact Candice Gonsalves at 403-343-3238 for more information. 

Thursday, January 26, 2017
St. Martin de Porres School - Junior Achievement Program, More Than Money
Time: 9:30 am
Location: St. Martin de Porres School (3911 57a Ave, Red Deer, AB, AB T4N 4T1)

Volunteers from the Junior Achievement program will present to Grade 5 students by providing engaging, academically enriching, and experiential-learning sessions in economic education. Volunteers will be at the school on January 24 and 26.

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

Thursday, January 26, 2017
St. Patrick's Community School - Refugee Presentation
Time: 1:40 pm - 3:10 pm
Location: St. Patrick's Community School (#300, 56 Holt St, Red Deer, AB T4N 6A6)

A member from C.A.R.E. (Central Alberta Refugee Effort) will present to Grade 9 Social classes about refugees on this date.

Please contact Lara Souter at 403-343-3238 for further information.

Friday, January 27, 2017
Family Literacy Day

January 27 marks the 19th annual Family Literacy Day. As a way to promote literacy in our schools, many have chosen to host events that support this initiative:

 

  • École Camille J. Lerouge School - Elementary students are encouraged to bring their favourite books to school and will read with their "Family Groups" (older students mixed with younger students). The school will also poll their students to find out who their favourite author is.
  • École Our Lady of the Rosary School - Author Shane Hitchcock will visit the school at 2:00 p.m. to read to the entire school community.
  • Holy Trinity Catholic School - Students are encouraged to dress as their favourite book character. "Celebrity" readers will be at the school starting at 9:00 a.m., and at 2: 30 p.m., parents are invited to read with their child in the hallways.
  • St. Elizabeth Seton School - Families are invited to join their child and the school community for a picnic lunch, and are encouraged to bring their favourite books.
  • St. Francis of Assisi Middle School - Grade 6 students will blog as part of their book club on this date.
  • St. Martin de Porres School - The school is inviting families to the Family and Friends Literacy Hour (2:30-3:30 p.m.), in which families can come to the school and share in an hour of reading and writing with their children. Students can take some of that time to showcase their career writing that we have been working on as a school and of course, share in a good book together. For the two weeks leading up to this day, the school provided students with mystery book clues over morning announcements. Students entered guesses throughout the day and once student won a book each day, up until January 27.
  • St. Patrick's Community School - Reading buddies will get together throughout the day for activities and reading time.
Friday, January 27, 2017
St. Patrick's Community School - Ralph Cervi Presentation
Time: 8:45 am - 11:45 am
Location: St. Patrick's Community School (#300, 56 Holt St, Red Deer, AB T4N 6A6)

Ralph Cervi, former RCMP officer, will join the Grade 6 - 9 classes to discuss making good choices and maintaining healthy relationships. Interlaced with humour, Ralph's message is honest and keeps with our modern times. Please note that Mr. Cervi will be at the school on January 24-27 at the same time of day.

Please contact Candice Gonsalves at 403-343-3238 for more information. 

Friday, January 27, 2017
St. Dominic Catholic High School - Junior Basketball Tournament
Time: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: St. Dominic Catholic High School (5502 50 St, Rocky Mountain House, AB T4T 1W6)

Junior Boys and Girls Basketball teams will host a tournament from January 27-28. All are welcome to watch and cheer on our teams!

Please contact Aaron Helmer at 403-845-5313 for more information. 

Friday, January 27, 2017
Holy Family School - Family Movie Night
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Holy Family School (69 Douglas Ave, Red Deer, AB T4R 2L3)

School Council will host a Family Movie Night to provide an opportunity for the school community to come together and build community.

Please contact Gary Gylander at 403-341-3777 for more information. 

Friday, January 27, 2017
St. Patrick's Community School - Wake-a-thon
Time: 8:00 pm
Location: St. Patrick's Community School (#300, 56 Holt St, Red Deer, AB T4N 6A6)

This year's Grade 9 Wake-A-Thon is a fundraiser for Ronald McDonald House. Students will stay awake from 8:00 p.m. until 8:00 a.m. to participate in fun activities and crafts while also raising funds.

Please contact Candice Gonsalves at 403-343-3238 for more details. 

Monday, January 30, 2017
Middle School Massed Band Day
Location: Radisson Hotel (6500 67 Street, Red Deer)

All middle school band students (Grades 6-9) in the Division will come together to play in a band concert from 5:00 – 5:45 p.m. Leading up to the concert on that day, students will be able to experience some musical hands-on learning through clinics, rehearsals and activities. 

For more information, please contact Tim Brehaut at 403-342-4800.

Monday, January 30, 2017
St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School - BEAR Awards
Time: 10:20 am - 11:20 am
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. 

Monday, January 30, 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, January 31, 2017
P.D. Day

There will be no classes for students at any of our schools on this day. Staff will participate in a day of Professional Development. 

Friday, February 3, 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. 

Friday, February 3, 2017
St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School - Principal's List/Honour Roll List
Time: 12:30 pm - 1:10 pm
Location: St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School (4453 - 51 Avenue Innisfail, AB T4G 1A7)

Students who have earned honours for Term 1 are invited to a pizza lunch with the principal to celebrate their achievements. 

Please contact Shane Chisholm at 403-227-2123 for more information.

Thursday, February 9, 2017
École Secondaire Notre Dame High School - Seussical the Musical
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Red Deer Memorial Centre (4214 58 Street, Red Deer)

Fine arts students will present Seussical the Musical at the Red Deer Memorial Centre.

Tickets are $20 per person and children under 5 years of age are free. You can purchase tickets from the school's main office or from any cast/crew member.

For more information, please contact Director Stephanie Layden at 403-342-4800 ext. 263257.

Friday, February 10, 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, February 10, 2017
École Secondaire Notre Dame High School - Seussical the Musical
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Red Deer Memorial Centre (4214 58 Street, Red Deer)

Fine arts students will present Seussical the Musical at the Red Deer Memorial Centre.

Tickets are $20 per person and children under 5 years of age are free. You can purchase tickets from the school's main office or from any cast/crew member.

For more information, please contact Director Stephanie Layden at 403-342-4800 ext. 263257.

Saturday, February 11, 2017
École Secondaire Notre Dame High School - Seussical the Musical
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Red Deer Memorial Centre (4214 58 Street, Red Deer)

Fine arts students will present Seussical the Musical at the Red Deer Memorial Centre.

Tickets are $20 per person and children under 5 years of age are free. You can purchase tickets from the school's main office or from any cast/crew member.

For more information, please contact Director Stephanie Layden at 403-342-4800 ext. 263257.

Saturday, February 11, 2017
École Secondaire Notre Dame High School - Seussical the Musical
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Red Deer Memorial Centre (4214 58 Street, Red Deer)

Fine arts students will present Seussical the Musical at the Red Deer Memorial Centre.

Tickets are $20 per person and children under 5 years of age are free. You can purchase tickets from the school's main office or from any cast/crew member.

For more information, please contact Director Stephanie Layden at 403-342-4800 ext. 263257.

Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Valentine's Day
Monday, February 20, 2017
Family Day

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

Tuesday, February 21, 2017
February Break

Holy Trinity Catholic School and St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School will be closed on this date. All other schools will be open with classes resuming as normal. 

Wednesday, February 22, 2017
February Break

Holy Trinity Catholic School and St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School will be closed on this date. All other schools will be open with classes resuming as normal. 

Thursday, February 23, 2017
P.D. Day

All schools will be closed on this date with teachers participating in a day of professional development. Classes will resume on Monday, February 27. 

Friday, February 24, 2017
P.D. Day

All schools will be closed on this date with teachers participating in a day of professional development. Classes will resume on Monday, February 27. 

Monday, February 27, 2017
St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School - BEAR Awards
Time: 9:20 am - 10:20 am
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. 

Monday, February 27, 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.

Wednesday, March 1, 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. 

Friday, March 3, 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. 

Thursday, March 9, 2017
P.D. Day

All schools will be closed on this date with teachers participating in a day of professional development. Classes will resume on Monday, March 13. 

Friday, March 10, 2017
P.D. Day

All schools will be closed on this date with teachers participating in a day of professional development. Classes will resume on Monday, March 13. 

Tuesday, March 14, 2017
École Mother Teresa Catholic School - Beauty and the Beast Jr.
Time: 6:45 pm - 9:30 pm
Location: École Mother Teresa Catholic School (79 Old Boomer Road, Sylvan Lake)

École Mother Teresa Catholic School presents Beauty and the Beast Jr. in the Fine Arts Room. Doors open at 6:45 p.m. with the show beginning at 7:00 p.m.

Come for an enjoyable evening of Grade 6-9 students singing and acting! Tickets are $5 per person or $20 per family. Tickets are available at the door.

The Beauty and the Beast Jr. tells a story of an enchantress who turns cruel and turns the Prince into a hideous beast. To break the spell, the beast must learn to loved and be loved before the last petal falls from an enchanted rose.

For more information, please contact Joanne Michaud or Maria King at 403-887-6371.

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
École Mother Teresa Catholic School - Beauty and the Beast Jr.
Time: 6:45 pm - 9:30 pm
Location: École Mother Teresa Catholic School (79 Old Boomer Road, Sylvan Lake)

École Mother Teresa Catholic School presents Beauty and the Beast Jr. in the Fine Arts Room. Doors open at 6:45 p.m. with the show beginning at 7:00 p.m.

Come for an enjoyable evening of Grade 6-9 students singing and acting! Tickets are $5 per person or $20 per family. Tickets are available at the door.

The Beauty and the Beast Jr. tells a story of an enchantress who turns cruel and turns the Prince into a hideous beast. To break the spell, the beast must learn to loved and be loved before the last petal falls from an enchanted rose.

For more information, please contact Joanne Michaud or Maria King at 403-887-6371.

Thursday, March 16, 2017
Spotlight
Time: 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location: St. Joseph High School (#100, 2700 67 St, Red Deer, AB T4P)

This event will be a night to remember! The Spotlight is on Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools’ students and the new St. Joseph High School. The Red Deer Regional Catholic Education Foundation has planned Spotlight as a fundraising event in two parts:

 

  • On Thursday, March 16, St. Joseph High School will open its doors at 5:00 p.m. for sponsors only. Join us for a special reception. Enjoy designer appetizers prepared and served by École Secondaire Notre Dame School Foods students. Listen to the outstanding talents of our auditioned students performing live for you. Bid on silent auction items, check out the incredible displays of art throughout the school. As a sponsor you will witness the talents of our students and get the first peek at the completed St. Joseph High School. Sponsors may be treated to a few surprises as well! This is a night not to be missed! 
  • Doors open at 7:00 p.m. for general admission ticket holders. The evening continues with student entertainment, art displays, school tours and silent auctions. Tickets are $5.00 per person and can be purchased online (stay tuned for the link) or at the door. 

Please note that there will be a VIP Lounge for sponsors to relax in for the duration of the event.

Established in 2009, The Red Deer Regional Catholic Education Foundation raises funds to support faith-based initiatives that are not provided by Alberta Education. These projects vary from an environmental focus to fine art projects, from spiritual leadership workshops to digital citizenship programs and scholarships helping student achieve their educational goals. Joining us as a sponsor will help to ensure our students continue to thrive in their Catholic education.

Friday, March 17, 2017
St. Patrick's Day
Monday, March 20, 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.

Friday, March 24, 2017
Schools Closed

All schools will be closed on this date in lieu of parent-teacher interviews. 

Monday, March 27, 2017
March Break

All schools, except Holy Trinity Catholic School and St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School will be closed from Monday, March 27 to Friday, March 31 for March Break. 

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
March Break

All schools, except Holy Trinity Catholic School and St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School will be closed from Monday, March 27 to Friday, March 31 for March Break. 

Wednesday, March 29, 2017
March Break

All schools, except Holy Trinity Catholic School and St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School will be closed from Monday, March 27 to Friday, March 31 for March Break. 

Thursday, March 30, 2017
March Break

All schools, except Holy Trinity Catholic School and St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School will be closed from Monday, March 27 to Friday, March 31 for March Break. 

Thursday, March 30, 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. 

Friday, March 31, 2017
March Break

All schools, except Holy Trinity Catholic School and St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School will be closed from Monday, March 27 to Friday, March 31 for March Break. 

Monday, April 3, 2017
St. Patrick's Community School - Spring Break

St. Patrick's Community School will be closed from March 27 until Friday, April 7 for Spring Break. Classes will resume on Monday, April 10. 

Tuesday, April 4, 2017
St. Patrick's Community School - Spring Break

St. Patrick's Community School will be closed from March 27 until Friday, April 7 for Spring Break. Classes will resume on Monday, April 10. 

Wednesday, April 5, 2017
St. Patrick's Community School - Spring Break

St. Patrick's Community School will be closed from March 27 until Friday, April 7 for Spring Break. Classes will resume on Monday, April 10. 

Thursday, April 6, 2017
St. Patrick's Community School - Spring Break

St. Patrick's Community School will be closed from March 27 until Friday, April 7 for Spring Break. Classes will resume on Monday, April 10. 

Friday, April 7, 2017
St. Patrick's Community School - Spring Break

St. Patrick's Community School will be closed from March 27 until Friday, April 7 for Spring Break. Classes will resume on Monday, April 10. 

Friday, April 7, 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. 

Thursday, April 13, 2017
P.D. Day

St. Mathew Catholic School and St. Dominic Catholic High School in Rocky Mountain House will be closed on this date as teachers participate in a day of professional development. 

Friday, April 14, 2017
Good Friday

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

Monday, April 17, 2017
Easter Monday

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

Monday, April 17, 2017
Spring Break

Holy Trinity Catholic School and St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School will be closed from Monday, April 17 to Friday, April 21 for Spring Break (in lieu of March Break). Classes will resume on Monday, April 24. 

Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Spring Break

Holy Trinity Catholic School and St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School will be closed from Monday, April 17 to Friday, April 21 for Spring Break (in lieu of March Break). Classes will resume on Monday, April 24. 

Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Spring Break

Holy Trinity Catholic School and St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School will be closed from Monday, April 17 to Friday, April 21 for Spring Break (in lieu of March Break). Classes will resume on Monday, April 24. 

Thursday, April 20, 2017
Spring Break

Holy Trinity Catholic School and St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School will be closed from Monday, April 17 to Friday, April 21 for Spring Break (in lieu of March Break). Classes will resume on Monday, April 24. 

Friday, April 21, 2017
Spring Break

Holy Trinity Catholic School and St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School will be closed from Monday, April 17 to Friday, April 21 for Spring Break (in lieu of March Break). Classes will resume on Monday, April 24. 

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.

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. 

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. 

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.

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. 

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
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. 

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, 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