What's New

Chasing Buffalo Liturgy

June 3, 2020

Please join us for our fifth annual First Nations, Métis, and Inuit Liturgy called "Chasing Buffalo." One of the most fascinating characteristics of Buffalo is how they react when a storm is…

It's National Indigenous History Month!

June 1, 2020

June is National Indigenous History Month. It's a time for all Canadians to reflect upon and learn the history, sacrifices, cultures, contributions and strength of First Nations, Métis, and…

It's Pentecost

May 31, 2020

The Easter season culminates with the Feast of Pentecost—that day when the Holy Spirit descended upon Mary, the apostles and disciples in the upper room with such force and impact that they…

Feed a Family! #RDCRSCARES

May 28, 2020

During this time of school building closures, we have been working to provide lunches for families in need. To date, the division has supported over 70 families with basic lunch items, such…

Division Theme Art Contest

May 27, 2020

We are once again holding an art contest to acquire the art for next year's division faith theme: "Trust in the Lord with all your heart. Fais confiance au Seigneur de tout ton coeur." For…

We want parent/student input on the future of St. Gabriel Online School

May 25, 2020

We are looking for input from the students and parents about the future of St. Gabriel Online School. There will be a virtual town hall meeting on Thursday, May 28 at 6:30 p.m. If students and…

Let Us Pray: We are Grateful for our Students!

May 22, 2020

As we reach the finale of Catholic Education Week, we recognize the students in our schools. You are the life of the school; it is you who bring your strengths and weaknesses, your joys and…

Let Us Pray: We are Grateful for our School Staff

May 21, 2020

Today we take a moment to recognize all those people in our schools: the secretaries and educational assistants, the custodians and the librarians, the teachers, our youth ministers and chaplain…

Let Us Pray: We are Grateful for our Administrators

May 20, 2020

Let us remember in our prayer today the administrators who shape Catholic education in our schools and throughout the province: our Senior Administrators, our Division Principals, our Directors…

Let Us Pray: We are Grateful for our Parents

May 19, 2020

Let us be mindful today of those who parent us. They are our first teachers who taught us about faith through their care and kindness. They continue to nurture our faith by their example, especially…

Let Us Pray: We are Grateful for the Founders of Catholic Education

May 18, 2020

Let us remember in our prayer today those who planted the seeds of Catholic education: the bishops and priests, the religious sisters and brothers and the school trustees.We are especially grateful…

Catholic Education Week, 2020

May 17, 2020

We are pleased to celebrate Catholic Education Week! The theme for this year's Catholic Education Week is "United in Prayer and Grateful for Catholic Schools." Find out what the Catholic Bishops…

Last at-a-distance formal instructional day of the school year is June 19, 2020

May 15, 2020

The last day of formal at-a-distance instruction for students in our division for the 2019-2020 school year will be June 19. Schools will be planning alternative non-academic activities for…

Orange T-Shirt Design Contest

May 13, 2020

We would like to welcome all students in the division to participate in creating the Orange Shirt Day 2020 design for our school division. The deadline for entries is Monday, June 15. Learn…

School Re-Entry Planning Survey

May 12, 2020

Alberta Education and Alberta School Councils' Association are looking for input from parents/guardians regarding school re-entry planning for Kindergarten-Grade 12 students in the 2020-2021…

Our librarians are celebrating the love of reading!

May 8, 2020

What are you reading? Share by tagging @rdcrs or using the hashtag #rdcrsreads on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

Parent Help Line

May 6, 2020

Alberta Education has instituted a helpline and email for parents of students during COVID-19 and at-home learning. The line is 780-422-6548 (toll-free by first dialing 310-0000, followed by…

Hats on for Mental Health

May 6, 2020

You are invited to wear a hat to raise awareness of the importance of good mental health. Participating schools will encourage students to wear a hat at home and post a photo to social media…

French as a Second Language Programming for 2020-2021 school year

May 5, 2020

As we strive to provide our students with high quality and rich French as a Second Language experience, we will be moving the French Second Language program from Grade 4 and 5 and revitalizing…

Middle School Assessment Update

May 4, 2020

Dear Parents/Guardians,  We pray this letter finds you and your family safe and healthy. As mentioned over the past two months, we certainly are in unprecedented times. We are so proud of our…