What's New

New Appointments of Priests in the Archdiocese

August 7, 2019

We are happy to welcome three new Priests to our Parish communities: Sacred Heart Parish, Red Deer Father Jan Sobkowicz, was the Pastor Holy Trinity Parish in Spruce Grove and is appointed Pastor,…

RDCRS READS Summer Reading Program 2019

July 8, 2019

We have developed the RDCRS READS Program to foster a love of reading through continued access to books. This is done through a partnership with schools' Learning Commons and creating classrooms…

Community Activities for Summer 2019

July 5, 2019

To learn more about what family activities are available in your area this summer: Explore Red Deer and Area Summer Activity Guide Red Deer and Area Day Camps Red Deer and Area Vacation Bible…

School Bus Operators Job Fair

July 3, 2019

Red Deer Catholic Transportation Department is seeking dedicated School Bus Operators to join our team: Part-time hours, 4-6 hours a day. Perfect for a stay-at-home parent, entrepreneur, or…

Thanks to our Retirees!

July 2, 2019

We would like to thank all of our retirees for their hard work and dedication to Catholic education: Joyce Christie-Blundell, St. Elizabeth Seton School Lynnsey Tetreau, Holy Family School Shelley…

Happy Canada Day!

July 1, 2019

God keep our land glorious and free!" Happy Canada Day everyone! We wish each and every one of you a safe, memorable and happy day with family and friends. Please note that our Central Office…

Congratulations to our Graduates

June 28, 2019

Congratulations to our students who are graduating today: École Secondaire Notre Dame High School in Red Deer The Graduation Day/Ceremony will begin at 9:00 a.m. and the Graduation Banquet…

Congratulations to our École Secondaire Notre Dame High School, St. Joseph High School and St. Gabriel Learning Centre Graduates

June 27, 2019

May God guide and direct you to a bright and blessed future. Click here to see the full graduate insert from the Red Deer Advocate.

It's the last day of school!

June 27, 2019

It's the last day of school! God, we praise and thank you for the gift of this school year. Let our efforts of this past year bear fruit. Bring all of our plans to a joyful conclusion and bless…

Administrative & Staff Changes for 2019-2020 School Year (Pt. 4)

June 26, 2019

Please join us in congratulating the following people on their appointments for the 2019-2020 school year. New positions will begin in August 2019.  Andrea Gringhuis, Vice Principal, St. Patrick’s…

Congratulations to our St. Dominic Catholic High School Graduates

June 26, 2019

Congratulations to our St. Dominic Catholic High School Class of 2019! May the Lord bless you with courage and endurance to thrive towards your dreams.

Schools assist 30+ non-profit organizations throughout Central Alberta

June 24, 2019

Our school division spans across four counties (Clearwater County, Lacombe County, Mountain View County and Red Deer County) and operates 21 schools throughout Central Alberta. Each year our…

Thank you Fr. Tom!

June 24, 2019

Thank you, Fr. Tom for your dedication and commitment to our school division. As our Division Chaplain, you have helped our students lead a rich sacramental life and a deeper understanding of…

It's Corpus Christi

June 23, 2019

Today we celebrate The Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ or Corpus Christi. It is a solemn commemoration of the institution the sacrament of the Eucharist. It is, moreover,…

Important dates for 2019-2020

June 21, 2019

We are excited to enter a new school year knowing we have such amazing students and dedicated staff. Please note the following dates for the 2019-2020 school year: St. Patrick's Community School…

It's National Indigenous Peoples Day

June 21, 2019

Our schools are celebrating the heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding achievements of the First Nations, Métis, and Inuit this month. For more information, please visit the Government…

Archdiocesan Camps Renewal Project: Update 1

June 19, 2019

Planning for the redevelopment of Camp Encounter and Our Lady of Victory Camp is underway and the first steps have been taken toward site preparation at Camp Encounter. The Archbishop has appointed…

Faith Theme Contest Winners, 2019

June 19, 2019

Each spring we ask for feedback on proposed faith themes for the upcoming school year. The top faith theme is chosen and we host an internal contest where students and staff submit artwork for…

Funding Distribution for 2019-2020

June 14, 2019

The Red Deer Regional Catholic Education Foundation is pleased to announce funding for 16 school-based projects ($42,000), three division-wide projects ($7,500) and one alumni scholarship ($500)…

Administrative & Staff Changes for 2019-2020 School Year (Pt. 3)

June 13, 2019

Congratulations to Rob Melenchuk, Selena Frizzley, Lisa Alford, Diane Kulczycki, Stacey Martz, Valerie Norman-Organ and Dana Pikkert on their appointments for the 2019-2020 school year: Rob…