Red Deer Catholic Regional School Division

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FCSS grant helps pay for counselling at central Alberta Catholic school

‘It will enrich the mental health of students’

 

Game Changers in the Modern Workforce scholarships were awarded to eight former students from Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools. (Image contributed)

Former Red Deer Catholic students receive scholarships

$1,000 scholarships awarded to high school apprenticeship students

 

Red Deer Catholic schools report 1% drop in enrolment

Red Deer Catholic schools report 1% drop in enrolment

Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools’ enrolment is 10,364 students. The number includes…

  • Oct 5, 2020

 

Artwork by Grade 8 student Deneen Hawryszko will represent Orange Shirt Day at Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools. (Photo contributed)

Student invokes bear to represent Indigenous strength

Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools project

  • Sep 29, 2020
Artwork by Grade 8 student Deneen Hawryszko will represent Orange Shirt Day at Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools. (Photo contributed)
The Julie Burke Memorial Bench was unveiled to the Father Henri Voisin School community on Wednesday. (Photo contributed)
The Julie Burke Memorial Bench was unveiled to the Father Henri Voisin School community on Wednesday. (Photo contributed)
Maryview School students arrive for their first day of classes Monday. “Back to school is always a special time. It’s always a busy time and an exciting time, I think this year more so,” says Bruce Buruma of Red Deer Public Schools, which begins welcoming its students back Tuesday. (Photo by SUSAN ZIELINSKI/Advocate staff)

Two-metre distancing rule doesn’t apply to schools

Schools reopen for Red Deer Catholic Regional School students

Maryview School students arrive for their first day of classes Monday. “Back to school is always a special time. It’s always a busy time and an exciting time, I think this year more so,” says Bruce Buruma of Red Deer Public Schools, which begins welcoming its students back Tuesday. (Photo by SUSAN ZIELINSKI/Advocate staff)
Students will have to try to maintain social distancing to prevent the spread of COVID-19 when they return to classes in the fall. (File photo submitted by Red Deer Catholic Schools)

No delay in classes for Red Deer students

Classes resume before Labour Day

Students will have to try to maintain social distancing to prevent the spread of COVID-19 when they return to classes in the fall. (File photo submitted by Red Deer Catholic Schools)
Students will have to try to maintain social distance to prevent the spread of COVID-19 when they return to classes in the fall. (File photo submitted by Red Deer Catholic Schools)

Social distancing will be a challenge in classrooms

Parents insist on consultations with school boards

Students will have to try to maintain social distance to prevent the spread of COVID-19 when they return to classes in the fall. (File photo submitted by Red Deer Catholic Schools)
Red Deer Public Schools’ board of trustees has approved a $125.8-million budget for 2020-21. (File photo contributed by Red Deer Public Schools)

Red Deer school boards make difficult budget decisions

Facing new funding formula for education

Red Deer Public Schools’ board of trustees has approved a $125.8-million budget for 2020-21. (File photo contributed by Red Deer Public Schools)
Four students from École Secondaire Notre Dame High School recently competed in the the 2020 Skills Alberta Virtual Competition. (Photo from Facebook)
Four students from École Secondaire Notre Dame High School recently competed in the the 2020 Skills Alberta Virtual Competition. (Photo from Facebook)
School jurisdictions will have to wait for Alberta Education and Alberta Health Services to decide how schools will operate in September. (Photo contributed by Red Deer Public Schools)

‘There’s a ton of implications’ to reopening schools

Government provides no date for announcing September plan

School jurisdictions will have to wait for Alberta Education and Alberta Health Services to decide how schools will operate in September. (Photo contributed by Red Deer Public Schools)
Most students with Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools have chosen online learning at home during the pandemic, but they can still choose pen and paper. (Photo contributed)

Old habits continue during COVID-19 schooling

Options available to central Alberta students

Most students with Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools have chosen online learning at home during the pandemic, but they can still choose pen and paper. (Photo contributed)
File photo by ADVOCATE staff                                Kathleen Finnigan, Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools interim superintendent, said the division is looking at eliminating St. Gabriel Online School.

Red Deer schools bracing for reductions

Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools propose changes to online learning

File photo by ADVOCATE staff                                Kathleen Finnigan, Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools interim superintendent, said the division is looking at eliminating St. Gabriel Online School.
Lindsay Thurber Comprehensive High School students celebrated the end of their high school careers a few years back. This spring, such formalities are in doubt because of the COVID-19 pandemic. (File photo by BLACK PRESS)

Question mark hangs over graduation ceremonies

Students await decisions of central Alberta school jurisdictions

Lindsay Thurber Comprehensive High School students celebrated the end of their high school careers a few years back. This spring, such formalities are in doubt because of the COVID-19 pandemic. (File photo by BLACK PRESS)
St. Joseph High School theatre students will perform “Sister Act.” (Photo from Facebook)

“Sister Act” coming to St. Joseph High School’s stage

Performances on March 5, 6, 7, 8, 12, 13 and 14

St. Joseph High School theatre students will perform “Sister Act.” (Photo from Facebook)
Central Alberta school jurisdictions are still examining the numbers released in last week’s provincial budget, in a March 4, 2020 story. (File photo by BLACK PRESS)
Central Alberta school jurisdictions are still examining the numbers released in last week’s provincial budget, in a March 4, 2020 story. (File photo by BLACK PRESS)
Associate superintendent Kathleen Finnigan has been appointed interim superintendent for Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools. (Photo by SUSAN ZIELINSKI/Advocate staff)

Red Deer Catholic awaits budget day

Classroom support a priority

Associate superintendent Kathleen Finnigan has been appointed interim superintendent for Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools. (Photo by SUSAN ZIELINSKI/Advocate staff)
Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools has appointed Kathleen Finnigan interim superintendent. (Contributed graphic)

Alberta Education declines comment on administrative changes

Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools appoints interim superintendent

Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools has appointed Kathleen Finnigan interim superintendent. (Contributed graphic)
Paul Mason is no longer the superintendent of Red Deer Regional Catholic Schools. (Photo contributed)

Employment concluded for Red Deer Catholic superintendent

Interim superintendent appointed

  • Feb 20, 2020
Paul Mason is no longer the superintendent of Red Deer Regional Catholic Schools. (Photo contributed)
St. Teresa Avila School held a Valentine’s Carnival this week to nurture student mental health and family wellness. Families were given passports to 13 activities designed to elevate mood, inspire creativity and foster calm. (Contributed photo).

PHOTOS: Red Deer school holds Valentine’s carnival to promote mental health

St. Teresa Avila holds event to strengthen links between families and the community

St. Teresa Avila School held a Valentine’s Carnival this week to nurture student mental health and family wellness. Families were given passports to 13 activities designed to elevate mood, inspire creativity and foster calm. (Contributed photo).