Division Event Calendar

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Thursday, June 21, 2018
National Indigenous Peoples 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:

  • École Our Lady of the Rosary School: The school community will get to experience an indigenous dance performance at 9:00 a.m. Then students will get the opportunity to listen to stories and create items that reflect indigenous culture.
  • Holy Trinity Catholic School: in the morning all students and staff will gather outside to smudge during recess. From 12:45 - 3:12 p.m., Kindergarten, Grade 1 and 2 students will participate in activities and indigenous games.
  • St. Elizabeth Seton School: will play the Cree version of O'Canada and there will be a morning prayer reflecting indigenous culture.
  • St. Joseph High School: staff will gather for a professional development session to learn more about the Sixties Scoop, as classes are done for the year.
  • St. Martin de Porres School: there will be a CREATE session from 1:30 - 3:15 p.m. Activities will include smudging, paper bag teepees, aboriginal games, west coast native art, jingle dress dancing, bannock making, eagle feather craft, totem pole painting, drumming, First Nations book and craft and aboriginal bingo.
  • St. Matthew Catholic School: students will be able to participate in First Nations, Métis, and Inuit activities during their elementary track and field day.

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

Thursday, June 21, 2018
St. Matthew Catholic School - Elementary Track and Field
Location: St. Matthew Catholic School (5735 - 58 Street, Rocky Mountain House)

Grades 1-5 students will participate in track and field events on this date.

For more information, please contact Teresa Johnson at 403-845-2836.

Thursday, June 21, 2018
École Mother Teresa School - Elementary Sports Day
Location: École Mother Teresa School (79 Old Boomer Road, Sylvan Lake)

Grade 4 and 5 students will get the opportunity to experience a variety of outside spots on this date.

For more information, please contact Kelly Johannesson at 403-887-6371.

Friday, June 22, 2018
Holy Trinity Catholic School - Centennial Park National Indigenous Peoples Day Celebrations
Location: Centennial Park (50 Ave & 53 St, Olds)

In the morning, Grade 6, 7 and 8 classes will attend Centennial Park's National Indigenous Peoples Day Celebrations. There will be drumming, dancing, food and indigenous activities. In the afternoon, Grade 3 and 5 students will attend these celebrations.

For more information, please contact Valerie Norman-Organ at 403-556-9444.

Friday, June 22, 2018
Father Henri Voisin School - Outdoor Exhibition of Learning
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Michael O'Brien Wetland (3050 55 St, Red Deer)

The Grade 3 students will host an Outdoor Exhibition of Learning at Michael O'Brien's Wetland. Students have designed, planned and built structures aimed at enhancing this natural space.

For more information, please contact Cody Huseby at 403-341-4548.

Monday, June 25, 2018
Father Henri Voisin School - Track and Fun Day
Time: 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Father Henri Voisin School (60 Clearview Drive, Red Deer)

The entire school will participate in a variety of activities that promotes health and wellness through active living.

For more information, please contact Cody Huseby at 403-341-4548.

Monday, June 25, 2018
Holy Family School - Track and Fun Day
Time: 9:30 am - 1:30 pm
Location: Holy Family School (69 Douglas Ave, Red Deer)

Students will get to experience different track and field, as well as outdoor activities throughout the day.

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

Wednesday, June 27, 2018
École Camille J. Lerouge School - Elementary Track and Field Day
Location: École Camille J. Lerouge School (5530 - 42A Avenue, Red Deer)

Elementary students will participate in a full day of track and field games, as well as outdoor sports.

For more information, please contact Anita Friez at 403-347-7830.

Thursday, June 28, 2018
Last Day of School
Thursday, June 28, 2018
Holy Trinity Catholic School - Year-End Celebration
Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Holy Trinity Catholic School (6610 - 57 Street, Olds)

All students will partake in outdoor games and activities to celebrate the end of the school year.

For more information, please contact Tammy Stankeivich at 403-556-9444.

Thursday, June 28, 2018
St. Patrick's Community School - Elementary Fun Day
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: St. Patrick's Community School (56 Holt Street, Red Deer)

To celebrate the end of a successful school year, elementary classes will join in games and sports activities. These activities include three-legged races, high jump, potato sack races, etc. 

For more information, please contact Sherri Day at 403-343-3238.

Thursday, June 28, 2018
St. Matthew Catholic School - Awards Ceremony
Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: St. Matthew Catholic School (5735 - 58 Street, Rocky Mountain House)

Grades 1-8 students will receive awards in academics, athletics, and fine arts. There are also awards for students who demonstrate compassion throughout the school year.

For more information, please contact Gina Crouch at 403-845-2836.

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)

The graduation dinner and ceremony will take place at the Lou Soppit Community Centre. The schedule is as follows:

  • 5:30 p.m. - Banquet/Dinner to start, toast during/after dinner.
  • 7:30 p.m. - Graduates enter in cap and gowns for the ceremony, followed by the grand march.

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

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

The Graduation Day/Ceremony will start at 11:00 a.m. at St. Joseph High School. The Graduation Banquet will start at 6:00 p.m. at the Sheraton Hotel.

For more information, please contact Ashley Visscher at 403-341-4423.

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

The Graduation Day/Ceremony will be at 9:00 a.m. and the Graduation Banquet will start at 7:00 p.m. at Westerner Park.

For more information, please contact Shannon Nivens at 403-342-4800.

Sunday, July 1, 2018
Canada Day

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

Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Family Picnic and Bike Parade
Time: 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Location: Maryview School (3829-39 Street, Red Deer)

Families are invited to come to decorate their bikes, ride around the neighbourhood and enjoy a picnic. Decorations and hot dogs will be provided. Those interested in attending are asked to bring a bike, bike helmet and appropriate footwear. Please RSVP by texting "@bikepicnic" to 289-812-3780 by July 9, 2018.

For more information, please contact Cathy Swinston at 403-318-1434.

Monday, August 13, 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

Thursday, August 16, 2018
Family Pizza and Game Night
Time: 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: St. Teresa of Avila School (190 Glendale Boulevard, Red Deer)

Families are invited to a Pizza and Game Night. Pizza will be provided. However, families are welcome to bring a game and a snack. Please RSVP by texting "@famgames" to 289-812-3780 by August 15. 

For more information, please contact Rozalyn Vickery at 403-348-9811.

Thursday, August 30, 2018
Red Deer, Sylvan Lake and Blackfalds - First Day of School

Our Red Deer, Sylvan Lake and Blackfalds schools begin the 2018-2019 school year on this date. Please click here to access the school's calendar.  

Tuesday, September 4, 2018
Innisfail, Olds and Rocky Mountain House - First Day of School

Our Innisfail, Olds and Rocky Mountain House schools begin the 2018-2019 school year on this date. Please click here to access the school's calendars.  

Thursday, September 13, 2018
St. Elizabeth Seton School - Playground Grand Opening
Time: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Location: St. Elizabeth Seton School (35 Addinell Avenue, Red Deer)

The school will host a grand opening for their new playground. There will be a barbeque lunch for all attendees.

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

Tuesday, September 18, 2018
St. Patrick's Community School/Dawe Run
Location: Great Chief Park (5202 Farrell Ave, Red Deer)

On this 40th year, committees from St. Patrick’s Community School and G.H. Dawe School have joined forces to organize this fall run for students in Grade 4-12.

This annual run usually has 4,000-5,000 runners. The date of the annual event is Tuesday, September 18 with an alternate rain-out date of Tuesday, September 25. 

Please contact Terri Lynn Mundorf at 403-343-3238 for more information.

Tuesday, October 9, 2018
St. Francis of Assisi Middle School - Literacy Week
Location: St. Francis of Assisi Middle School (321 Lindsay Avenue, Red Deer)

The school will host a week to explore and celebrate all the facets of literacy in addition to the foundational literacy of reading and writing.

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

Wednesday, October 10, 2018
St. Francis of Assisi Middle School - Literacy Week
Location: St. Francis of Assisi Middle School (321 Lindsay Avenue, Red Deer)

The school will host a week to explore and celebrate all the facets of literacy in addition to the foundational literacy of reading and writing.

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

Thursday, October 11, 2018
St. Francis of Assisi Middle School - Literacy Week
Location: St. Francis of Assisi Middle School (321 Lindsay Avenue, Red Deer)

The school will host a week to explore and celebrate all the facets of literacy in addition to the foundational literacy of reading and writing.

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

Friday, October 12, 2018
St. Francis of Assisi Middle School - Literacy Week
Location: St. Francis of Assisi Middle School (321 Lindsay Avenue, Red Deer)

The school will host a week to explore and celebrate all the facets of literacy in addition to the foundational literacy of reading and writing.

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

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 Indigenous Peoples 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:

  • École Our Lady of the Rosary School: The school community will get to experience an indigenous dance performance at 9:00 a.m. Then students will get the opportunity to listen to stories and create items that reflect indigenous culture.
  • Holy Trinity Catholic School: in the morning all students and staff will gather outside to smudge during recess. From 12:45 - 3:12 p.m., Kindergarten, Grade 1 and 2 students will participate in activities and indigenous games.
  • St. Elizabeth Seton School: will play the Cree version of O'Canada and there will be a morning prayer reflecting indigenous culture.
  • St. Joseph High School: staff will gather for a professional development session to learn more about the Sixties Scoop, as classes are done for the year.
  • St. Martin de Porres School: there will be a CREATE session from 1:30 - 3:15 p.m. Activities will include smudging, paper bag teepees, aboriginal games, west coast native art, jingle dress dancing, bannock making, eagle feather craft, totem pole painting, drumming, First Nations book and craft and aboriginal bingo.
  • St. Matthew Catholic School: students will be able to participate in First Nations, Métis, and Inuit activities during their elementary track and field day.

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 Indigenous Peoples 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:

  • École Our Lady of the Rosary School: The school community will get to experience an indigenous dance performance at 9:00 a.m. Then students will get the opportunity to listen to stories and create items that reflect indigenous culture.
  • Holy Trinity Catholic School: in the morning all students and staff will gather outside to smudge during recess. From 12:45 - 3:12 p.m., Kindergarten, Grade 1 and 2 students will participate in activities and indigenous games.
  • St. Elizabeth Seton School: will play the Cree version of O'Canada and there will be a morning prayer reflecting indigenous culture.
  • St. Joseph High School: staff will gather for a professional development session to learn more about the Sixties Scoop, as classes are done for the year.
  • St. Martin de Porres School: there will be a CREATE session from 1:30 - 3:15 p.m. Activities will include smudging, paper bag teepees, aboriginal games, west coast native art, jingle dress dancing, bannock making, eagle feather craft, totem pole painting, drumming, First Nations book and craft and aboriginal bingo.
  • St. Matthew Catholic School: students will be able to participate in First Nations, Métis, and Inuit activities during their elementary track and field day.

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 Indigenous Peoples 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:

  • École Our Lady of the Rosary School: The school community will get to experience an indigenous dance performance at 9:00 a.m. Then students will get the opportunity to listen to stories and create items that reflect indigenous culture.
  • Holy Trinity Catholic School: in the morning all students and staff will gather outside to smudge during recess. From 12:45 - 3:12 p.m., Kindergarten, Grade 1 and 2 students will participate in activities and indigenous games.
  • St. Elizabeth Seton School: will play the Cree version of O'Canada and there will be a morning prayer reflecting indigenous culture.
  • St. Joseph High School: staff will gather for a professional development session to learn more about the Sixties Scoop, as classes are done for the year.
  • St. Martin de Porres School: there will be a CREATE session from 1:30 - 3:15 p.m. Activities will include smudging, paper bag teepees, aboriginal games, west coast native art, jingle dress dancing, bannock making, eagle feather craft, totem pole painting, drumming, First Nations book and craft and aboriginal bingo.
  • St. Matthew Catholic School: students will be able to participate in First Nations, Métis, and Inuit activities during their elementary track and field day.

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

Thursday, March 17, 2022
St. Patrick's Day
Tuesday, June 21, 2022
National Indigenous Peoples 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:

  • École Our Lady of the Rosary School: The school community will get to experience an indigenous dance performance at 9:00 a.m. Then students will get the opportunity to listen to stories and create items that reflect indigenous culture.
  • Holy Trinity Catholic School: in the morning all students and staff will gather outside to smudge during recess. From 12:45 - 3:12 p.m., Kindergarten, Grade 1 and 2 students will participate in activities and indigenous games.
  • St. Elizabeth Seton School: will play the Cree version of O'Canada and there will be a morning prayer reflecting indigenous culture.
  • St. Joseph High School: staff will gather for a professional development session to learn more about the Sixties Scoop, as classes are done for the year.
  • St. Martin de Porres School: there will be a CREATE session from 1:30 - 3:15 p.m. Activities will include smudging, paper bag teepees, aboriginal games, west coast native art, jingle dress dancing, bannock making, eagle feather craft, totem pole painting, drumming, First Nations book and craft and aboriginal bingo.
  • St. Matthew Catholic School: students will be able to participate in First Nations, Métis, and Inuit activities during their elementary track and field day.

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

Friday, March 17, 2023
St. Patrick's Day
Wednesday, June 21, 2023
National Indigenous Peoples 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:

  • École Our Lady of the Rosary School: The school community will get to experience an indigenous dance performance at 9:00 a.m. Then students will get the opportunity to listen to stories and create items that reflect indigenous culture.
  • Holy Trinity Catholic School: in the morning all students and staff will gather outside to smudge during recess. From 12:45 - 3:12 p.m., Kindergarten, Grade 1 and 2 students will participate in activities and indigenous games.
  • St. Elizabeth Seton School: will play the Cree version of O'Canada and there will be a morning prayer reflecting indigenous culture.
  • St. Joseph High School: staff will gather for a professional development session to learn more about the Sixties Scoop, as classes are done for the year.
  • St. Martin de Porres School: there will be a CREATE session from 1:30 - 3:15 p.m. Activities will include smudging, paper bag teepees, aboriginal games, west coast native art, jingle dress dancing, bannock making, eagle feather craft, totem pole painting, drumming, First Nations book and craft and aboriginal bingo.
  • St. Matthew Catholic School: students will be able to participate in First Nations, Métis, and Inuit activities during their elementary track and field day.

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

Sunday, March 17, 2024
St. Patrick's Day
Friday, June 21, 2024
National Indigenous Peoples 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:

  • École Our Lady of the Rosary School: The school community will get to experience an indigenous dance performance at 9:00 a.m. Then students will get the opportunity to listen to stories and create items that reflect indigenous culture.
  • Holy Trinity Catholic School: in the morning all students and staff will gather outside to smudge during recess. From 12:45 - 3:12 p.m., Kindergarten, Grade 1 and 2 students will participate in activities and indigenous games.
  • St. Elizabeth Seton School: will play the Cree version of O'Canada and there will be a morning prayer reflecting indigenous culture.
  • St. Joseph High School: staff will gather for a professional development session to learn more about the Sixties Scoop, as classes are done for the year.
  • St. Martin de Porres School: there will be a CREATE session from 1:30 - 3:15 p.m. Activities will include smudging, paper bag teepees, aboriginal games, west coast native art, jingle dress dancing, bannock making, eagle feather craft, totem pole painting, drumming, First Nations book and craft and aboriginal bingo.
  • St. Matthew Catholic School: students will be able to participate in First Nations, Métis, and Inuit activities during their elementary track and field day.

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

Monday, March 17, 2025
St. Patrick's Day
Saturday, June 21, 2025
National Indigenous Peoples 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:

  • École Our Lady of the Rosary School: The school community will get to experience an indigenous dance performance at 9:00 a.m. Then students will get the opportunity to listen to stories and create items that reflect indigenous culture.
  • Holy Trinity Catholic School: in the morning all students and staff will gather outside to smudge during recess. From 12:45 - 3:12 p.m., Kindergarten, Grade 1 and 2 students will participate in activities and indigenous games.
  • St. Elizabeth Seton School: will play the Cree version of O'Canada and there will be a morning prayer reflecting indigenous culture.
  • St. Joseph High School: staff will gather for a professional development session to learn more about the Sixties Scoop, as classes are done for the year.
  • St. Martin de Porres School: there will be a CREATE session from 1:30 - 3:15 p.m. Activities will include smudging, paper bag teepees, aboriginal games, west coast native art, jingle dress dancing, bannock making, eagle feather craft, totem pole painting, drumming, First Nations book and craft and aboriginal bingo.
  • St. Matthew Catholic School: students will be able to participate in First Nations, Métis, and Inuit activities during their elementary track and field day.

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