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All Saints and All Souls' Day

November 1, 2019

What exactly is the difference between All Saints and All Souls' Day?  All Saints' Day November 1 Video: All Saints' Day Solemn Holy Day Dedicated to Saints in heaven Tends to focus on the…

Happy Hallows' Eve!

October 31, 2019

Happy Hallows' Eve!   This Halloween let us shine like the jack o’ lantern. God picks us from the patch, brings us in and washes all the dirt off of us. Then God cuts off the top and scoops…

Grateful Advocates for Catholic Education (GrACE)

October 30, 2019

The gift of publicly-funded Catholic education in Alberta is a blessing. As a community, we are called in gratitude, faith and action to ensure that our children and future generations continue…

Congratulations to Michael Mann, recipient of David Peterkin Award

October 28, 2019

Michael Mann, a teacher at École Camille J. Lerouge School has received the David Peterkin Award for his excellent service to music education and the band community. His peers, who are part…

Catholic Education Sunday 2019

October 27, 2019

Sunday, November 3 is Catholic Education Sunday and with that comes the opportunity to celebrate Catholic schools in the province of Alberta. Publicly funded Catholic education is a gift that…

Waste Reduction Week in Canada

October 21, 2019

Waste Reduction Week runs from October 21-27, 2019. According to the Recycling Council of Alberta, the "Program’s goal is to inform Canadians about the environmental and social ramifications…

School Bus Safety Week

October 20, 2019

It's School Bus Safety Week!  Each year the Alberta Student Transportation Advisory Council hosts a school poster contest for students focusing on a new annual theme. This year's focus is,…

World Mission Sunday, 2019

October 18, 2019

October 21 is World Mission Sunday. Today marks the day the Catholic Church publicly renew its commitment to the missionary movement: "The Church is on mission in the world. Faith in…

5,360 Students to Vote

October 16, 2019

We anticipate approximately 5,360 students from our school division will participate in National Student Vote Week from October 15-18.  Student Vote is an authentic learning program that…

Happy Thanksgiving!

October 12, 2019

We wish you a wonderful Thanksgiving weekend! All schools, as well as our Central Office, are closed on Monday, October 14. Please note that St. Patrick's Community School is now on their fall…

World Mental Health Day

October 10, 2019

October 10 is World Mental Health Day. This year's focus is on suicide prevention. Learn more. 

Federal Election Day Polling Stations

October 7, 2019

The following schools are polling stations for the upcoming Federal Election on Monday, October 21. These polling stations are open from 7:30-7:30 p.m. Father Henri Voisin School, Poll No. 204…

Mental Illness Awareness Week

October 6, 2019

Mental Illness Awareness Week is an annual national public education campaign designed to help open the eyes of Canadians to the reality of mental illness and runs from October 6–12, 2019.…

World Teachers' Day

October 5, 2019

We love our teachers! In 1994, UNESCO inaugurated October 5 as World Teachers’ Day to commemorate the joint UNESCO and International Labour Organization’s (ILO) signing of the Recommendations…

Love of Reading Foundation

October 2, 2019

The Love of Reading Foundation through Indigo, Chapters, and Coles has adopted St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School in Innisfail until October 6, 2019. The Love of Reading Foundation is…

October is National Principals’ Month!

October 1, 2019

Thank you administration for all you do for our school communities and Catholic education. 

Today we recognize Orange Shirt Day

September 30, 2019

Please join us in this national movement by wearing an orange shirt today to recognize the experience of survivors of residential schools, to honour them and to show a collective commitment…

Button Contest for Orange Shirt Day

September 27, 2019

For Orange Shirt Day this year, our First Nations, Métis, and Inuit Support Team hosted a button design contest that was open to all students. In this contest, students were required to come…

International Day of Peace

September 20, 2019

September 21 is the International Day of Peace. The United Nations' General Assembly has declared this as a day devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace, both within and among all nations…

Handle with Care

September 19, 2019

Our schools are welcoming, respectful, safe, and caring Catholic environments that promote the well-being of students and staff. Learn more at: https://rdcrs.ca/schools/handle-with-care