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It's Lent!

March 7, 2019

Lent is a special time of prayer, penance, sacrifice and good works in preparation for the celebration of Easter. Father Mike Schmitz of Ascension Press offers some ideas to consider when "picking…

It's Ash Wednesday

March 6, 2019

Today is Ash Wednesday and the first day of the Lent season. Lent is a time when many Christians prepare for Easter by observing a period of fasting, repentance, moderation and spiritual discipline.…

It's Shrove Tuesday!

March 5, 2019

Today is Shrove Tuesday! This day is marked by feasting and celebration, which traditionally precedes the observance of the Lenten fast. Other names for this day are Mardi Gras (Fat Tuesday)…

What's Happening in our Division

March 4, 2019

Looking back on February, check out what happened in our division.

Raise Your Glass to Catholic Education

February 28, 2019

The Red Deer Regional Catholic Education Foundation is celebrating their 10th anniversary with an unforgettable evening! Please join them on Thursday, March 7, 2019, from 7:00 – 10:00 p.m.,…

It's Pink Shirt Day

February 27, 2019

Wearing pink shirts is a way to stand against bullying and show kindness. Many of our schools are closed this week for Winter break. As a result, many schools have chosen to participate on different…

Family Day

February 18, 2019

All schools and Central Office will be closed today for Family Day. We wish everyone a happy and safe long weekend! Classes will resume tomorrow (Tuesday, February 19), with the exception of Holy…

Happy Valentine's Day

February 14, 2019

Happy Valentine's Day! St. Valentine taught us to stand up for what is right in the name of love. Today we honour him and go the extra mile to show those around us that we love them. ❤️❤️❤️

Students excited to be torchbearers at Canada Winter Games!

February 13, 2019

We are pleased to have two students participate as torchbearers in the 2019 Canada Winter Games. On Friday, February 15, 2019, Kalian and Kentice Odongo will run alongside Mayor Tara Veer and…

Annie Jr.

February 12, 2019

St. Francis of Assisi Middle School students are pleased to showcase the production Annie Jr. starting tomorrow for both matinee and evening performances at the Memorial Centre (4214 – 58…

Run to be a Trustee!

February 9, 2019

Nominations are now open! Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools holding a Trustee By-election in conjunction with the City of Red Deer as a result of the resignation of Adriana LaGrange. Interested…

Pre-Kindergarten & Kindergarten Registration

February 8, 2019

Register online now for the 2019-2020 school year! The online form is now available at www.rdcrs.schoolengage.ca/#/login. If you need some help/instruction, please follow the Parent User…

Do You Wanna Dance?

February 7, 2019

Musical theatre students from École Secondaire Notre Dame High School are pleased to showcase “Do You Wanna Dance?," on starting today at the Red Deer Memorial Centre (4214 58 St, Red Deer,…

It's Winter Walk Day

February 6, 2019

Winter Walk Day encourages people across Alberta to be active outdoors in winter. Many of our schools will be participating. Due to the cold weather, schools may decide to have students and…

Out of Boundary Requests

January 31, 2019

The division has an Administrative Procedure for school attendance boundaries and student placement for Grades 1-12. Please familiarize yourself with Administrative Procedure (N. 304) before…

Handle with Care

January 28, 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

Read for 15

January 25, 2019

Libraries across Central Alberta once again are encouraging local communities to celebrate Family Literacy Day (January 27) by reading for 15 minutes today.  Today many of our schools will…

Lots to Discover!

January 22, 2019

Discovery Learning Centre is a nature and inquiry-based program for children registered and attending our Pre-Kindergarten or Kindergarten programs in Red Deer. The Centre provides the opportunity…

Engaging students in learning through relationships and cooperative support

January 17, 2019

Our First Nations, Métis, and Inuit Support Team provides staff and students with an understanding and appreciation of the richness of First Nations, Métis, and Inuit cultures, interwoven…

Share a Wellness Story

January 16, 2019

We invite you to share a wellness story, whether it's from in the classroom or outside the school by using the hashtag #rdcrswellness on Twitter and Instagram. This can include our staff's personal…