Division Event Calendar

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Tuesday, April 24, 2018
St. Francis of Assisi Middle School - Grade 7 Literacy Workshop
Location: St. Francis of Assisi Middle School (321 Lindsay Avenue, Red Deer)

Grade 7 students will participate in a Literacy Workshop on this date. Authors Paul Hankins, Tyler Enfield and Robin Pawlak will be in attendance to share their expertise with students.

For more information, please contact Micaela Wasylik at 403-314-1449.

Tuesday, April 24, 2018
École Mother Teresa School - Grade 4 Exhibition of Learning
Time: 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Location: École Mother Teresa School (79 Old Boomer Road, Sylvan Lake)

Mme. Tamalyn's Grade 4 class will host an Exhibition of Learning on the regions of Alberta. Students will travel into the past to explore the time period of the First Nations before European arrival and visit fur trade until the present day.

For more information, please contact Tamalyn Tardif at 403-887-6371.

Tuesday, April 24, 2018
St. Elizabeth Seton School - Spring Musical
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Memorial Centre (4214 58 St, Red Deer)

The school will be putting on a spring musical performance at the Memorial Centre. Each class will perform a song and dance to illustrate belonging to Canada.

Tickets are $2.50 and are available at the school office.

For more information, please contact Sinead Armstrong at 403-343-6017.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Holy Family School - Wellness Fair
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Holy Family School (69 Douglas Ave, Red Deer)

The school community will learn that good nutrition can taste great. Students will be able to partake in interactive booths that will have healthy foods that they can make and eat.

For more information, please contact Jackie Weddell or Cori Bussard at 403-341-3777.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018
St. Francis of Assisi Middle School - Mock Interviews
Time: 9:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: St. Francis of Assisi Middle School (321 Lindsay Avenue, Red Deer)

Grade 9 students will take part in mock interviews on April 25 and 27, where business people and community leaders will volunteer their time to act as prospective employers and give students a chance to practice going through a job interview process. This ties in directly with the Language Arts and Health curriculum they've been learning about in school.

For more information, please contact Twila Moline at 403-314-1449.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018
École Camille J. Lerouge School - Sky Science Presentation
Time: 9:40 am - 11:40 am
Location: École Camille J. Lerouge School (5530 - 42A Avenue, Red Deer)

Robbie Halonen, from the Alberta Science Network, will teach Grade 6 students about constellations and night sky.

For more information, please contact Joel Peterman at 403-347-7830.

Wednesday, April 25-27, 2018
École Secondaire Notre Dame High School - Girls Rugby Game
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Rimbey Junior Senior High School (5302 52nd St, Rimbey)

The Girls Rugby team will face the Rimbey Junior-Senior High School Spartans.

For more information, please contact Ian Rattan at 403-342-4800.

Thursday, April 26, 2018
Maryview School - Wisdom Presentation
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Maryview School (3829-39 Street, Red Deer)

The First Nations, Métis, and Inuit Support Team will lead classroom lessons on the sacred teaching of "Wisdom." Students will learn how First Nations, Métis, and Inuit culture connects with our culture and Catholic faith.

For more information, please contact Melissa Meyer at 403-347-1455.

Thursday, April 26, 2018
St. Patrick's Community School - Adopt a Grandparent
Time: 10:10 am - 12:10 pm
Location: St. Patrick's Community School (56 Holt Street, Red Deer)

The program Adopt a Grandparent is a partnership between the Michener Extendicare Centre and participating schools in Red Deer. The goal of the program is to foster communication and relationship building skills between students and senior residents.

Aside from communication and relationship building, students learn empathy, patience and a passion for community volunteerism. The Adopt a Grandparent program gives the senior residents an opportunity to connect with the students through conversation and strengthens their fine motor skills by working on a craft with the student.

St. Patrick's Community School Grade 5 students will visit Michener Extendicare Centre on this date.

For more information, please contact Janis Nett at 403-343-3238.

Thursday, April 26, 2018
St. Patrick's Community School - Planetarium
Time: 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Location: St. Patrick's Community School (56 Holt Street, Red Deer)

Grade 6 students will observe the night sky in a planetarium that will be set up in the gymnasium.

For more information, please contact Amanda Oberg at 403-343-3238.

Thursday, April 26, 2018
École Secondaire Notre Dame High School - Boys Rugby Game
Time: 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Wetaskiwin Composite High School (4619 50 Ave, Wetaskiwin)

The Boys Rugby team will face the Wetaskiwin Composite High School Sabres.

For more information, please contact Ian Rattan at 403-342-4800.

Friday, April 27, 2018
École Mother Teresa School - Crazy Sock Day
Location: École Mother Teresa School (79 Old Boomer Road, Sylvan Lake)

To promote school spirit students and staff will wear the craziest socks.

For more information, please contact Heather Weaver at 403-887-6371.

Friday, April 27, 2018
St. Francis of Assisi Middle School - Mock Interviews
Time: 9:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: St. Francis of Assisi Middle School (321 Lindsay Avenue, Red Deer)

Grade 9 students will take part in mock interviews on April 25 and 27, where business people and community leaders will volunteer their time to act as prospective employers and give students a chance to practice going through a job interview process. This ties in directly with the Language Arts and Health curriculum they've been learning about in school.

For more information, please contact Twila Moline at 403-314-1449.

Friday, April 27, 2018
St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School - Talent Show
Time: 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School (4453 - 51 Avenue, Innisfail)

Students will partake in the annual talent show in the gymnasium and there will be a surprise performance put on by a few staff members.

For more information, please contact Diana Bushell at 403-227-2123.

Friday, April 27-28, 2018
St. Patrick's Community School - Wake-a-thon
Time: 8:00 pm - 8:00 am
Location: St. Patrick's Community School (56 Holt Street, Red Deer)

Grade 9 students will participate in a wake-a-thon in the gymnasium, where they will partake in various activities and games to celebrate this year's grad service project. The service project was collecting items to go into shoeboxes to donate to the Salvation Army. To date students have made 47 shoeboxes!

For more information, please contact Lara Souter at 403-343-3238.

Monday, April 30, 2018
Education Week

Education Week is a celebration of our outstanding education system, which helps Albertans no matter where they are in their journey of lifelong learning. Learn more at www.education.alberta.ca/education-week/.

Tuesday, May 1, 2018
Education Week

Education Week is a celebration of our outstanding education system, which helps Albertans no matter where they are in their journey of lifelong learning. Learn more at www.education.alberta.ca/education-week/.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018
Education Week

Education Week is a celebration of our outstanding education system, which helps Albertans no matter where they are in their journey of lifelong learning. Learn more at www.education.alberta.ca/education-week/.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018
Hats on for Mental Health

The following schools will wear hats to support mental health:

RED DEER

  • École Camille J. Lerouge School
  • Holy Family School
  • Maryview School
  • St. Elizabeth Seton School
  • St. Martin de Porres School
  • St. Teresa of Avila School

BLACKFALDS

  • St. Gregory the Great Catholic School

ROCKY MOUNTAIN HOUSE

  • St. Matthew Catholic School

SYLVAN LAKE

  • École Mother Teresa School
  • École Our Lady of the Rosary School
Thursday, May 3, 2018
Education Week

Education Week is a celebration of our outstanding education system, which helps Albertans no matter where they are in their journey of lifelong learning. Learn more at www.education.alberta.ca/education-week/.

Thursday, May 3, 2018
St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School - Middle School Spring Formal
Time: 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School (4453 - 51 Avenue, Innisfail)

Student council will be hosting their annual Middle School Spring Formal in the gymnasium.

For more information, please contact Tyson Roth at 403-227-2123.

Friday, May 4, 2018
Education Week

Education Week is a celebration of our outstanding education system, which helps Albertans no matter where they are in their journey of lifelong learning. Learn more at www.education.alberta.ca/education-week/.

Friday, May 4, 2018
Two Schools Closed

Schools in Olds and Innisfail will be closed on this date as teachers participate in a day of professional development. 

Monday, May 7, 2018
School Bus Driver Appreciation Day

Today we show our appreciation for all of our school bus drivers.

Thursday, May 10, 2018
World Catholic Education Day

Every year, 40 days after Easter on Ascension Thursday, Catholics across the globe give thanks for the gift that is Catholic education through the celebration of World Catholic Education Day.

Thursday, May 17, 2018
Celebration of Excellence
Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools values its staff and practices servant-leadership. Our Division will recognize the service of staff, inductees and staff accomplishments with appropriate gifts and awards at the annual Celebration of Excellence. 

Friday, May 18, 2018
All Schools Closed

All schools will be closed on this date as teachers participate in a day of professional development. Schools in Rocky Mountain House have the day off as a holiday. 

Monday, May 21, 2018
Victoria Day

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

Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Discover Pre-Kindergarten
Time: 2:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: River Bend Golf & Recreation Area Club House (3800 River Bend Drive, Red Deer)

Students entering Pre-Kindergarten in the 2018/2019 school year and their families are invited to an afternoon of fun, food, and festivities. There will be a BBQ and an opportunity to meet the Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools early learning family.

Please RVSP at http://tiny.cc/ro4qry or by calling Liz McCulloch at 403-343-1055.

Friday, June 1, 2018
Rocky Mountain House Schools Closed

Schools in Rocky Mountain House will be closed on this date as teachers spend the day in professional development. 

Friday, June 8, 2018
Two Schools Closed

Schools in Olds and Innisfail will be closed on this date as teachers spend the day in professional development. 

Thursday, June 21, 2018
National Aboriginal Day

Our schools are celebrating the heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding achievements of the First Nations, Métis and Inuit this month.

The following schools will be participating in First Nations, Métis and Inuit activities on this day:

  • Father Henri Voisin School
  • Holy Trinity Catholic School
  • St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School
  • St. Martin de Porres School
  • St. Teresa of Avila School

For more information, please visit the Government of Canada website.

 

Thursday, June 28, 2018
Last Day of School
Friday, June 29, 2018
Organizational Day
Friday, June 29, 2018
St. Dominic Catholic High School - Graduation
Location: Lou Soppit Community Centre (4733 54th Ave, Rocky Mountain House, AB)

Graduation Dinner and Ceremonies will occur on Friday, June 29, 2018, at the Lou Soppit Community Centre. Please stay tuned for further details. 

Saturday, June 30, 2018
St. Joseph High School - Graduation

Graduation Day/Ceremony - Saturday, June 30, 2018 - 1:30 p.m., 
Westerner Park

Graduation Banquet - Saturday, June 30, 2018 - 6:00 p.m., 
Sheraton Red Deer Hotel

Saturday, June 30, 2018
École Secondaire Notre Dame High School - Graduation

The Class of 2018 will celebrate Graduation on Saturday, June 30, 2018. Please stay tuned for further details. 

Sunday, July 1, 2018
Canada Day

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

Tuesday, August 7, 2018
St. Patrick's Community School - First Day of School

St. Patrick's Community School offers quality, year-round, Catholic education and begins the 2018-2019 school year on this date. Please click here to access the school's calendar.  

Tuesday, August 14, 2018
First Rider - Red Deer
Time: 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: École Secondaire Notre Dame High School Parking Lot (50 Lees Street, Red Deer)

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.

This event will take place at the École Secondaire Notre Dame High School parking lot (50 Lees Street, Red Deer) from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. and 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.

For more information, please visit https://rdcrs.ca/schools/school-bus-information/first-rider

Wednesday, August 15, 2018
First Rider - Olds
Time: 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Olds College South Parking Lot (4500 50 Street, Olds)

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.

This event will take place at the Olds College South Parking Lot (4500 50 Street, Olds) from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. and 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.

For more information, please visit https://rdcrs.ca/schools/school-bus-information/first-rider

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, 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
Friday, June 21, 2019
National Aboriginal Day

Our schools are celebrating the heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding achievements of the First Nations, Métis and Inuit this month.

The following schools will be participating in First Nations, Métis and Inuit activities on this day:

  • Father Henri Voisin School
  • Holy Trinity Catholic School
  • St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School
  • St. Martin de Porres School
  • St. Teresa of Avila School

For more information, please visit the Government of Canada website.

 

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
Sunday, June 21, 2020
National Aboriginal Day

Our schools are celebrating the heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding achievements of the First Nations, Métis and Inuit this month.

The following schools will be participating in First Nations, Métis and Inuit activities on this day:

  • Father Henri Voisin School
  • Holy Trinity Catholic School
  • St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School
  • St. Martin de Porres School
  • St. Teresa of Avila School

For more information, please visit the Government of Canada website.

 

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
Monday, June 21, 2021
National Aboriginal Day

Our schools are celebrating the heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding achievements of the First Nations, Métis and Inuit this month.

The following schools will be participating in First Nations, Métis and Inuit activities on this day:

  • Father Henri Voisin School
  • Holy Trinity Catholic School
  • St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School
  • St. Martin de Porres School
  • St. Teresa of Avila School

For more information, please visit the Government of Canada website.

 

Thursday, March 17, 2022
St. Patrick's Day
Tuesday, June 21, 2022
National Aboriginal Day

Our schools are celebrating the heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding achievements of the First Nations, Métis and Inuit this month.

The following schools will be participating in First Nations, Métis and Inuit activities on this day:

  • Father Henri Voisin School
  • Holy Trinity Catholic School
  • St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School
  • St. Martin de Porres School
  • St. Teresa of Avila School

For more information, please visit the Government of Canada website.

 

Friday, March 17, 2023
St. Patrick's Day
Wednesday, June 21, 2023
National Aboriginal Day

Our schools are celebrating the heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding achievements of the First Nations, Métis and Inuit this month.

The following schools will be participating in First Nations, Métis and Inuit activities on this day:

  • Father Henri Voisin School
  • Holy Trinity Catholic School
  • St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School
  • St. Martin de Porres School
  • St. Teresa of Avila School

For more information, please visit the Government of Canada website.

 

Sunday, March 17, 2024
St. Patrick's Day
Friday, June 21, 2024
National Aboriginal Day

Our schools are celebrating the heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding achievements of the First Nations, Métis and Inuit this month.

The following schools will be participating in First Nations, Métis and Inuit activities on this day:

  • Father Henri Voisin School
  • Holy Trinity Catholic School
  • St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School
  • St. Martin de Porres School
  • St. Teresa of Avila School

For more information, please visit the Government of Canada website.

 

Monday, March 17, 2025
St. Patrick's Day
Saturday, June 21, 2025
National Aboriginal Day

Our schools are celebrating the heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding achievements of the First Nations, Métis and Inuit this month.

The following schools will be participating in First Nations, Métis and Inuit activities on this day:

  • Father Henri Voisin School
  • Holy Trinity Catholic School
  • St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School
  • St. Martin de Porres School
  • St. Teresa of Avila School

For more information, please visit the Government of Canada website.

 

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