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Popcorn Sales September 11 - $1 per bag

$1 per bag - Deadline for Elementary Money - Nov 22

Posted on Nov. 20, 2019

Elementary give your money to your teacher. Middle School sale at lunch in St. Pat's Place. If leftover popcorn, sales will continue on November 28

Collection of Batteries

Check out the Winners of the Battery Recycling Competition

Posted on Nov. 19, 2019

Mrs. Cej's Grade 1 class and Mr. Saretzky Grade 6 class will be enjoying a pizza lunch to celebrate winning their respective Elementary and Middle School competitions for collecting the most batteries.…

Mrs. Cej's Grade 1 class with Chocolate Mustaches

WAAG - November 18 - 22, 2019

Posted on Nov. 15, 2019

Senior Boys Basketball Tryouts have been added to the calendar for November 20 and 21.  Check out the times. DID YOU KNOW? When you come to school on Monday, December 3, St. Pat’s modernization will…

Mrs. Cej's Grade 1 class

Mrs. Cej's Grade 1 Students Enjoy Chocolate Mustaches

Posted on Nov. 15, 2019

Middle School Foods classes are making chocolate mustaches to raise money for the nation-wide campaign to support research for prostrate cancer. The mustaches have been so popular, they've been sold out…

Elementary Success Assembly Pictures

Posted on Nov. 8, 2019

Check out some pictures from the November 7th Elementary Success Assembly.

Term 2 CSDs

Posted on Oct. 31, 2019

CSD 1 6/7 French  Students will learn basic communication skills in French as a second language and learn about French culture. Through games, activities, oral communication, writing and reading, we…

Halloween Photos from St. Pat's

Posted on Oct. 31, 2019
Rosary Celebration Symbol

Go BLUE in Recognition of Child Abuse Prevention Month

Posted on Oct. 23, 2019

Please wear blue this Thursday to show your support for the children in our communities who need us to be their voice and help us build safer and stronger communities. By wearing blue, we are sparking…

Grade 4's at Alberta Quiz

Week at a Glance (WAAG) October 21 - October 25, 2019

Posted on Oct. 10, 2019

DID YOU KNOW? We have our School Council annual Family Halloween Dance on Monday, October 28 at 6:00-7:30pm in the gymnasium. Wear your Halloween costumes early and come and meet other STP’s families!…

Grade 4s @ Alberta History Quiz Show

Posted on Oct. 9, 2019

With Alberta's Lieutenant Governor presenting the Gold & Silver Medals, grade 4 students participated in Alberta's History Quiz Show. It was filmed at the Sports Hall of Fame on September 8th.  

Elementary Success Awards September 2019

Elementary Student Success Awards

Posted on Oct. 2, 2019

Photos from our September Elementary Student Success Awards assembly.

Grades 1-4 Parents: Watch this video to see how to…

Posted on Oct. 2, 2019

Parent Teacher Interviews for Parents from Edsby on Vimeo.

Grade 5 Photos - Discovering Mapping

Grade 5 Students Learn About Mapping

Posted on Sep. 27, 2019

Some photos .... take a peek!

Photo Gallery of Kindergarten Discovery Days

Kindergarten Discovery Days

Posted on Sep. 18, 2019

More photos have been added to Kindergarten Discovery Days gallery. Check them out. 

St. Pat's / Dawe Run - September 24

St. Pat's - Dawe Run

Posted on Sep. 11, 2019

More photos have been added. Check them out.  

Grades 1-5 Parents - Have you logged on to Edsby lately?

Posted on Sep. 5, 2019

We use an online reporting program called Edsby for grades 1-5. The main reason is so parents can see their child’s progress on an ongoing or “live” basis. Our teachers will be adding information…

Children's Choir

Youth Choir at Sacred Heart Parish

Posted on Sep. 4, 2019

Youth, kindergarten to grade 12, are invited to join a youth choir. James Eidem is attempting to form a Youth Choir for the Sunday evening 5:00 pm mass (new time) at Sacred Heart Parish. First practice…

School Council Update

Posted on Aug. 29, 2019

On Monday, August 26, we hosted our School Council Establishment meeting.  We were able to fill the Executive Position of Treasurer.  We are still looking for interested parents to fill: Chair/Co-Chair…

Term 1 CSDs

Posted on Aug. 14, 2019

CSD 1 6/7 Hand Sewing:  This class is designed to develop sewing skills and techniques to construct a home or personal accessory. Students learn how to safely use and care for sewing equipment and tools..…

Picture of a Clock

New Bell Times

Posted on Aug. 8, 2019

Doors Open at 8:25 a.m. Classes Start at 8:35 a.m. School End at 3:15 p.m.  EXCEPT for Monday, Classes End at 2:05 p.m.

Front Entry Door

No Front Door Access for Start of School

Posted on Aug. 7, 2019

Construction of Phase 3 closes access to our regular front door. Please use first door on the west side to access the school.  

New Microwave Expectations for 2019-2020

Posted on Aug. 6, 2019

Please see the following letter from our principal, Mrs. Mundorf, on our new practice involving microwave use: No Microwaves

School Supplies for 2019/2020 School Year

Posted on Jun. 17, 2019

Your teachers at St. Patrick's Community School are excited to offer you the opportunity to purchase your school supplies through School Start for 2019/2020 school year. Please check out our website to…

Grade 6 Track & Field Day! St. Pat's Gr. 6 students…

Posted on Jun. 12, 2019

more pictures

Grade Ones learn about new life in library with Mrs.…

Posted on Jun. 11, 2019

New little visitors give students hands on learning about new life. more pictures

Wednesday, June 5, Grade Nine Farewell.

Posted on Jun. 6, 2019

Our school community and families celebrated with our Grade nine students yesterday. We send prayers and blessings with each student as they prepare to travel to new schools next year. May the strength…

A day of fun and bowling to celebrate our grade nine…

Posted on Jun. 6, 2019

more pictures on facebook

Gr. 4 Visit Jungle Farm on May 27

Posted on May. 28, 2019

They went through 3 tasks at the farm near Innisfail, including making pies, learning about local plant life and exploring the grounds (greenhouses and farm animals). The favourite part of the visit for…

Grade 9 Students Field Trip to Calgary Zoo

Posted on May. 27, 2019

Check out more pictures on Facebook

School Council Meeting - Monday, August 26 @ 4:00…

Posted on May. 24, 2019

All parents welcome.    

Discover E Workshops come to St. Pat's for hands on…

Posted on May. 23, 2019

Grade 3 had a visit from DiscoverE science today. We talked about Building and Structures with some U of A engineering students!!Successful bridge building happened too!

Coming Soon! Jump Rope for Heart!

Posted on May. 21, 2019

Jump Rope for Heart is a fundraising and physical activity program built around the idea of skipping. The program is designed to teach students the how and why of physical activity, while raising…

Friday, May 10 - Celebrate Catholic Education by wearing…

Posted on May. 6, 2019

Don't forget to wear blue!

Grade 8 Badminton Tournament.

Posted on May. 1, 2019

Congratulations to all who participated! John Contreras and Kevin Basangan won Gold in boys doubles. Way to go!  

Hats On for Mental Health - Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Posted on Apr. 29, 2019

Wear a special hat to school on May 1, 2019, to raise awareness of the importance of good mental health!

We Celebrate Easter today!

Posted on Apr. 18, 2019

WF Kindergarten paper mache-ing and painting their Easter Eggs...we love to make messes! Kindergarten Grade One

Spring Break!! April 19 - 28

Posted on Apr. 18, 2019

April 19 - 28.  Classes resume on Monday April 29. Have a lovely break!

 We are working with fractions in grade 3!

Posted on Apr. 15, 2019

Today is about playing with fraction blocks. Tomorrow we will use them to compare fractions!

Student Vote has started at St. Pats

Posted on Apr. 15, 2019

Student Vote

Gr. 5 Visit Michener Extendicare

Posted on Apr. 12, 2019

  Grade 5 Nett class travelled to the Michener Extendicare on Thursday to help make beautiful Easter wreaths with the residents to hang in their rooms. Lots of cooperation and love went into those wreathes.

Mini St. Pat's Run Club!

Posted on Apr. 8, 2019

Ms. Crook has a group of students who are enjoying a fun active time together, 3 days a week.First run day was a huge success!! They happily ran a full kilometer in under 9 minutes! Big smiles at the…

Mrs. Skene's Gr. 4 Class sent a video to Mrs. Cej's…

Posted on Apr. 5, 2019

What a lovely gift it was! They sent a message of "You are Loved" along with a beautiful song. To view click on picture!

Grade 8 Social Justice Hot Dog Sale - April 3 - A…

Posted on Apr. 4, 2019

Students lined up to get their hotdog yesterday and helped raise funds for the Miurine Primary School in Africa. Next chance to help out and enjoy a yummy hotdog is Wednesday, April 10!

Our Grade 8 classes will be raising money to help…

Posted on Apr. 1, 2019

Watch for hot dog sales coming up and your chance to support the Gr. 8 Social Justice cause. Message from Miurine Primary School  

Kindergarten Students enjoy Discovery Learning Centre…

Posted on Mar. 27, 2019

Ms Crook’s Kindergarten class is enjoying their day at Discovery school with Mr. Sia.Discovery Learning Centre is a nature based and inquiry based program that our kinders get to experience all week…

Mrs. Cej's Grade 1 Class finding a cozy spot in the…

Posted on Mar. 25, 2019

One of the priorities in our school division is to focus on literacy. Our grade ones are working hard and enjoying reading, reading, and more reading! check out more pictures on Facebook

St. Teresa Book Fair in Library

Posted on Mar. 24, 2019

Come check out all the great books during St. Teresa's Book Fair. March 27 & 28 - 3:00 - 7:00 pm.  

We Celebrate Our Middle School Students' Success with…

Posted on Mar. 22, 2019

Congratulations to all the recipients at the Middle School Awards today! Check out more pictures on Facebook

Becoming Architects!

Posted on Mar. 13, 2019

Our kindergarten students became architects today! They assessed their materials, made a plan of what they needed and how to put it together, and then assembled their house! Making their own creation…

Wednesday is Popcorn Day!!! $1.00 per bag

Posted on Mar. 12, 2019

Lunch Hour in the 1300 wing!

The grades 6 did an Iroquois Confederacy Gallery Walk…

Posted on Mar. 12, 2019

Each member had to be an expert on a certain topic for their tribe. We are very proud of their hard work. More pictures in Facebook

Junior Boys Basketball team defeating Eastview in…

Posted on Mar. 8, 2019

More pictures on facebook

Ash Wednesday Liturgy and the beginning of Lent at…

Posted on Mar. 6, 2019

Our school community gathered together with St. Joseph High School for our Ash Wednesday Liturgy and the beginning of Lent.

St. Pat's students start Shrove Tuesday with donuts!

Posted on Mar. 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) or Pancake…

Register Now! Online Pre-K and Kindergarten Registration…

Posted on Mar. 3, 2019

Online registration for 2019-2020 school year is now available! Please visit https://rdcrs.ca/schools/registration-information

Grade 5 Boys Basketball!

Posted on Feb. 23, 2019

St. Patrick's grade 5 boys basketball teams travelled to St. Elizabeth Seton on Wednesday for some friendly competition. Thank you St. Elizabeth Seton school for hosting!

Accountability Survey information Video -Feb.22 complete…

Posted on Feb. 20, 2019

Parents and guardians of students in grades 4 and 7 please take a moment to watch this video on the importance of completing the Alberta Education Accountability Survey that was mailed to you in January. …

Wear Pink on Pink Shirt Day - Friday Feb. 22

Posted on Feb. 19, 2019

Pink Shirt Day is a way for schools to show solidarity against and raise awareness about bullying. This year St. Pat's will wear pink on Friday, Feb. 22 to show that we, as a school community, committ…

Valentines Day in Kindergarten

Posted on Feb. 19, 2019

Facebook

High School 101 - Notre Dame High School for Parents/Guardians…

Posted on Feb. 14, 2019

This is an information evening just for parents/guardians who are new to the high school experience.  It will be an overview of the credit system, courses and the social aspect for those students who…

Gr. 9 students had a blast checking out St. Joseph…

Posted on Feb. 14, 2019

More pictures of Gr. 9 Discovery Days on Facebook

Gr. 9 Social Justice Bake Sale - Thurs. & Fri. This…

Posted on Feb. 12, 2019

Help Gr. 9 students raise money for their Social Justice project and enjoy sweet treats! Thurs. Feb 14 and Fri. Feb 15 at lunch.

Grade One classes celebrated 100 Days in School!

Posted on Feb. 11, 2019

More Pictures of Gr. One 100 Day Celebration on Facebook

St. Pat's Grade 5 Basketball Teams in action!

Posted on Feb. 8, 2019

Check our Athletics calendar to see when all the St. Pat's teams practice and have games!   Gr. 5 Basketball Facebook Pictures!  

The Gr. 7 classes showcase their homes that they built…

Posted on Feb. 8, 2019

More pictures of Gr. 7 Project on Facebook

Faith Buddies create together and build relationships!

Posted on Feb. 6, 2019

More Pictures of Faith Buddies on Facebook # 1 More Pictures of Faith Buddies on Facebook #2  

Students are in the new classrooms today!

Posted on Feb. 4, 2019

Parents can tour the classrooms tomorrow Feb 5 at 3:30 pm Thanks to all staff for their hard work getting classrooms moved.

February 1 - Staff Professional Development Day

Posted on Jan. 31, 2019

No classes for students.

School Modernization Construction Update

Posted on Jan. 29, 2019

Take a look at the latest Modernization update. Teachers will be on the move very very soon!

Accountability Survey information Video 7 Jan 23

Posted on Jan. 23, 2019

Parents and guardians of students in grades 4 and 7 please take a moment to watch this video on the importance of completing the Alberta Education Accountability Survey that was mailed to you in January. …

Accountability Survey information Video 6 Jan 22

Posted on Jan. 22, 2019

Parents and guardians of students in grades 4 and 7 please take a moment to watch this video on the importance of completing the Alberta Education Accountability Survey that was mailed to you in January. …

Accountability Survey information Video 5 Jan 21

Posted on Jan. 21, 2019

Parents and guardians of students in grades 4 and 7 please take a moment to watch this video on the importance of completing the Alberta Education Accountability Survey that was mailed to you in January. …

Accountability Survey information Video 4 January…

Posted on Jan. 18, 2019

Parents and guardians of students in grades 4 and 7 please take a moment to watch this video on the importance of completing the Alberta Education Accountability Survey that was mailed to you in January. …

Read & Win! Family Literacy Day Facebook contest...

Posted on Jan. 17, 2019

Take part in the Read for 15 Challenge for Family Literacy Day! Send a picture of your student reading to teresa.janzen@rdcrs.ca All pictures will be posted on St. Pat's facebook page and  on January…

Accountability Survey information Video 3 January…

Posted on Jan. 17, 2019

Parents and guardians of students in grades 4 and 7 please take a moment to watch this video on the importance of completing the Alberta Education Accountability Survey that was mailed to you in January. …

Alberta Accountability Survey V2 January 16

Posted on Jan. 16, 2019

Parents and guardians of students in grades 4 and 7 please take a moment to watch this video on the importance of completing the Alberta Education Accountability Survey that was mailed to you in January.  

Accountability Survey information Video 1 January…

Posted on Jan. 16, 2019

Parents and guardians of students in grades 4 and 7 please take a moment to watch this video on the importance of completing the Alberta Education Accountability Survey that was mailed to you in January.  

Basketball This Week

Posted on Jan. 14, 2019

Pre K and Kindergarten Registration 2019/2020

Posted on Jan. 13, 2019

Online registration for 2019-2020 school year starts today! For more information and to register, please visit https://rdcrs.ca/schools/registration-information

2018

Merry Christmas

Posted on Dec. 21, 2018

What's better than Pajama Day? Reading with your friends…

Posted on Dec. 20, 2018

What's better than Pajama Day? Reading with your friends on Pajama Day!

Next draw for student update forms is Dec 19.....…

Posted on Dec. 19, 2018

If you have not filled out your Student Update Form online,  please click on the video below for instructions and your chance to win! Please call the school office or stop in for any help with this important…

St. Patrick's Advent Mass - Wed. Dec. 19 - 9:30 am

Posted on Dec. 17, 2018

All families welcome to join in our Advent Mass on Wednesday, Dec. 19 at 9:30 am.

First Christmas In Canada

Posted on Dec. 14, 2018

https://rdnewsnow.com/article/609865/st-pats-students-celebrate-first-christmas-canada

Popcorn Sale! Dec. 6 - $1.00/bag

Posted on Dec. 5, 2018

Family Advent Activity Night - December 6 - 6:00 -…

Posted on Dec. 5, 2018

Families are encouraged to attend the School Council sponsored Family Advent Activity Night. There will be cookie decorating, photo booth, karaoke, crafts and games. Don't miss it!

Twin and Triplet Day!

Posted on Nov. 30, 2018

Face2Face Retreats November 29 & 30

Posted on Nov. 30, 2018

Elementary and Middle school students spent a full day with Face2Face Ministries to learn how God and His will can be part of our everyday lives through prayer and the sacraments. 

Gr. 2 Math Night - Tues. Dec. 4

Posted on Nov. 30, 2018

Volleyball Wind Up Game vs. Staff!

Posted on Nov. 27, 2018

Video about student update forms.

Posted on Nov. 19, 2018

Please watch this video about how to access our digital student update forms.  We will have help at the school tonight from 3:45 until 6:00 pm to help you if you need it.

November 21 - Middle School Awards Assembly

Posted on Nov. 14, 2018

All parents and families are invited and welcome to attend! Come celebrate our students.

Building Day in Grade 3

Posted on Nov. 5, 2018

Sciencenetwork out of Edmonton came to build log houses to support our Structures unit in science.

Volleyball Games This Week!

Posted on Oct. 30, 2018

Halloween Dance - Tues. Oct 30 6:00 - 7:30 pm.

Posted on Oct. 30, 2018

$5.00 per familyThe canteen will be selling: Water, Hot Dogs, Chips, Green Ice Cream, and GLOW STICKS! Help is needed to work in the canteen. If you can help out, please contact the school office. Sponsored…

Grade 3 Construction Zone!

Posted on Oct. 22, 2018

Grade 3 Building unit in science. Looking to discover what base is the most stable and be ready to state your purpose of your structure.

Adopt a Grandparent - Grade 5

Posted on Oct. 18, 2018

On October 18 the Grade 5.3 kicked off the Adopt a Grandparent program by making witch hats. The craft and conversation was enjoyed by all!

Reminder

Posted on Oct. 18, 2018

No School - Friday, October 19 

St. Patrick's 2018 Turkey Trot

Posted on Oct. 4, 2018

The turkey came to visit today at our annual Turkey Trot and we are thankful!

School Interviews

Posted on Oct. 3, 2018

Parent/ Teacher Interviews will be held Wed. Oct. 17 & Thurs. Oct. 18  - 4-7 pm. To set up an interview for your student, please go to  http://schoolinterviews.ca/ Use the code bj4r9 An interpreter…

Gratitude

Posted on Sep. 28, 2018

Mrs. Cej's grade one class learned all about gratitude when Mrs. Rolheiser visited.

Bible Presentation

Posted on Sep. 27, 2018

Our Grade 4 students gathered together with all the grade 4 students in Red Deer Catholic schools and were presented with their very own bibles.

Pre-K class visits 95.5 Radio Station

Posted on Sep. 25, 2018

Pre-Kindergarten was very grateful today to have the opportunity to learn all about Radio! Thank you to Chelsea at 95.5/98.9 radio station for the amazing tour and thank you to all other employees for…

Friday, September 28 - 10:45 am

Posted on Sep. 24, 2018

Don't miss the Elementary Success Assembly on Friday!

Special Guest visits Grade One Classes!

Posted on Sep. 24, 2018

Grade One students were so excited with the visit of Zero the Hero!

Apple Fundraiser Pick-up Friday September28, 8:30…

Posted on Sep. 24, 2018

Please pick up your orders on time. Thank you for your support!

Terry Fox Run!

Posted on Sep. 18, 2018

St. Pat’s Grade One and Kindergarten students joined St. Teresa students in the Terry Fox Run this morning to raise awareness and funds for cancer research!

Make a joyful noise unto the Lord!

Posted on Sep. 17, 2018

Gr. 3 Hearing and sound unit. Making instrument that changes pitch.

Pre-K’s first visit to the library!

Posted on Sep. 14, 2018

Our Pre-K students learned all about the Dawe Public Library.

New Student Pizza Party!

Posted on Sep. 11, 2018

We welcomed new students to our St. Pat's school community with a pizza party!

Kindergarten & Grade One School Pictures (Mini St.…

Posted on Sep. 11, 2018

Picture Day is coming! Kindergarten and Grade One pictures are Wednesday, September 12 and Thursday, September 13.  

School Council Meeting - Monday September 10 - 4:30…

Posted on Sep. 7, 2018

All parents are welcome and encourage to come and be involved in school council this year.  

Mini St. Pat's - Kindergarten and Grade One Students!

Posted on Sep. 7, 2018

Wednesday, September 12 & Thursday, September 13 - School Pictures (at St. Teresa)    

Junior Volleyball Tryouts

Posted on Aug. 29, 2018

Junior Girls - Tuesday, September 04 - 7:30 am  and   Wednesday, September 05 - 3:30 pm                           Junior Boys - Tuesday, September 04 - 3:30 pm  and   Wednesday, September…

PRE K class

Posted on Aug. 29, 2018

Students and guests enjoyed an afternoon of ABC Yoga, creating strawberries and eating strawberries!

Today we learned about symbols that represent Red…

Posted on Aug. 24, 2018

Ms. Day’s grade three class is hard at work learning about where their community fits into the world. 

Hands on learning in Grade One!

Posted on Aug. 23, 2018

Our class learned all about primary and secondary colors the fun way!

St. Patrick's Opening School Mass

Posted on Aug. 22, 2018

Sacred Heart Parish Friday, August 24 9:30 am Students, staff and families will gather together to celebrate the new school year.

First Rider Bus Program

Posted on Aug. 21, 2018

St Pat’s Kindergarten classes participated in the First Rider bus program this morning.This interactive program helps students few more comfortable riding the bus.

Get Involved! School Council Meeting - Tuesday August…

Posted on Aug. 17, 2018

All parents are welcome and encouraged to attend! Meeting to take place in the bandroom.

Alberta Health Services Oral Health Program

Posted on Aug. 16, 2018

 Central Zone  Oral Health Program  School Oral Health Services   The Oral Health Program will be coming to your child’s school to offer free fluoride varnish for all children from kindergarten…

Dental Care

Posted on Aug. 16, 2018

Dental Outreach of Red Deer  (Alberta Health Services) Free urgent dental treatment for children 5-8 years of age having difficulty accessing dental care. Services are provided at the Red Deer Johnstone…

St. Patrick's Kindergarten & Grade One at St. Teresa…

Posted on Aug. 16, 2018

Our Kindergarten and Grade One students enjoy recess and playing on new playground!

Welcome Mrs. Bishop!

Posted on Aug. 14, 2018

Mrs. Bishop joins our staff as our new Grade 3 teacher!

Meet our new Grade 6 teacher, Mr. Glover.

Posted on Aug. 14, 2018

He has returned as part of our staff after completing his school practicum in our school last year,  

Meet Ms. Cote!

Posted on Aug. 13, 2018

Ms. Cote is our new Kindergarten teacher. She will be teaching a Tuesday/Thursday class this year.

Meet our new Pre-Kindergarten teacher Ms. VandenBrink.

Posted on Aug. 13, 2018

She is excited to meet her new students and to a great school year!

St. Patrick's bell times:

Posted on Aug. 7, 2018

Monday: start 8:45am; end 2:10pm   Tuesday - Friday: start 8:45am; end 3:20pm

St. Teresa bell times:  (Kindergarten & Grade One)

Posted on Aug. 7, 2018

Monday: start at 8:30am; end 1:57pm   Tuesday - Friday: start at 8:30am; end 3:05pm    

Busing Registration

Posted on Aug. 7, 2018

if you have not yet registered for busing, please call our Transportation Dept. @ 403-309-8801. If you require bussing for your child going to St. Teresa, please register under 'St. Patrick's Community…

Lost and Found

Posted on Jun. 28, 2018

Please pick up any missing belongings from our lost and found. Any unclaimed items will be donated on Friday June 29th.

Elementary Fun Day

Posted on Jun. 28, 2018

Elementary Students are winding up the school year with a Fun Day outside filled with activities.

First Rider - Tuesday August 14 1:00-3:00 pm and 6:30-8:00…

Posted on Jun. 25, 2018

Please join us for a great learning experience for first-time school bus riders, as well as parents/guardians who would like to know the general safety rules, etiquette and guidelines of their child's…

Congratulations St. Pat's!!

Posted on Jun. 22, 2018

OUR SCHOOL RAISED $1796.45 FOR THE HEART ASSOCIATION IN OUR JUMP ROPE FOR HEART THIS YEAR! CONGRATULATIONS TO MS. FLECKENSTEIN’S GRADE ONE CLASS FOR RAISING $467.00 THEY WIN A CLASS SET OF OUTDOOR EQUIPMENT!

Middle School Awards - Friday June 22, 9:00 am

Posted on Jun. 21, 2018

Come celebrate the success of our Middle School Students! Parents and Families are welcome.  

The grade 5's visited the Telus Spark (Calgary Science…

Posted on Jun. 15, 2018

The feature exhibit was about whales. It is a travelling exhibit that students were able to learn more about the different types of whales, sizes, diets, and migration patterns. Other exhibits in the…

Grade 3 Butterflies!

Posted on Jun. 13, 2018

The grade 3 students finally got to have their “butterfly release party”! Some students were lucky enough to be able to hold one of these amazing creatures!

Grade 5 gym class

Posted on Jun. 11, 2018

Playing First Nations, Metis, and Inuit games. These games used skills that were used in their every day lives.

PreK Classroom Transformed into Working Pet Clinic

Posted on Jun. 8, 2018

PreK classroom is a busy place this morning. It has become a Vet’s clinic, complete with Dr. bags, x-rays, waiting room and of course little doctors busy working on pets.

Grade 5 Adopt a Grandparent Visit at Michener Extendicare

Posted on Jun. 8, 2018

Today we concluded our Adopt A Grandparent by flying the kites we decorated with our senior friends. The weather was fantastic! Everyone had a great time. We had to say good bye to our senior friends.…

NEWCOMER ORIENTATION WEEK

Posted on Jun. 7, 2018

For immigrant students who will be starting high school for the first time. FREE! August 22, 23 & 24.  Central Alberta Refugee Effort. Check poster for more details.  

Grade 9 Farewell was celebrated on Tuesday, June 5th.

Posted on Jun. 7, 2018

May the strength of God pilot you. May the wisdom of God instruct you. May the hand of God protect you. May the word of God direct you.

School Bus Registration for 2018-2019 Deadline

Posted on Jun. 6, 2018

The deadline for registration has been extended until Tuesday, June 12 for 2018/2019 school bus service. Please register today by visiting https://rdcrs.ca/schools/school-bus-information/school-bus-registration

Grade 6 students learn about flight!

Posted on Jun. 6, 2018

The grade 6s received a presentation on Flight from the Alberta Science Network. Students have been studying flight, air and aerodynamics.

Fang the Skunk visits Grade One Classes!

Posted on Jun. 4, 2018

Grade One students have enjoyed learning about animals and what they need to survive. Medicine River Wildlife Centre visited our classroom with "Fang" the skunk. They told us all about animal adaptations…

Our grade 5 students had a blast at the Cultural Street…

Posted on May. 31, 2018

This event was a celebration of multiculturalism. There was henna tattoos, ethnic cuisine, traditional dances and games.

Mrs. H's Pre-K students enjoyed some playtime at Kin…

Posted on May. 30, 2018

On our Community Day on May 28th we had fun in the sun and at the park.

PreK Students "On Air" at Big 105 Radio Station

Posted on May. 29, 2018

On Monday May 28th Mrs. H.'s Pre-K classes had a special Community Day. We were invited to have a tour at Big 105 and we met the morning crew: Jamie, Allysa. The afternoon class met Carla Rider. It was…

Grade 7 students Visit Royal Tyrrell Museum in Drumheller

Posted on May. 28, 2018

Classes were guided through the museum and the area surrounding the museum. 

Grade 5 Adopt a Grandparent Visit at Michener Extendicare

Posted on May. 28, 2018

The goal of the program is to foster communication and relationship building skills between students and senior residents. Aside from communication and relationship building, the Catholic students learn…

RCMP Forensics visits Grade 6 classes.

Posted on May. 24, 2018

Joe Towers and Jeff Lunder from Global Forensics came to Grade 6 Science classes to review with key concepts from their Evidence and Investigation Unit. They spoke to students about footprint, handprint,…

We Celebrate our Terrific Kids at Elementary Success…

Posted on May. 23, 2018

Terrific Kids are students who are Thoughtful, Enthusiastic, Respectful, Responsible, Inclusive, Friendly, Inquisitive and Capable. We are thankful that our students are so TERRIFIC!

Grade 4 Classes Visit Sunnybrook Farm Museum

Posted on May. 23, 2018

Grade 4 students learned about pioneer life and participated in activities with pulleys, winches and levers at Sunnybrook Farm Museum.

Grade 6 Class Field Trip to Our Lady of Victory Camp.

Posted on May. 23, 2018

On Tuesday, May 22, the sixth grade went on a field trip to Our Lady of Victory retreat. Students participated in activities such as games, sessions, skits, music and opportunities for prayer. They were…

Grade 9 classes experiment with Discover E from U…

Posted on May. 22, 2018

Thursday May 17th the Grade 9 G class was treated to awesome demonstrations and activities from Discovery E.  Great way to review Matter and Chemical Change.

Grade 2 classes experience pioneer life at Sunnybrook…

Posted on May. 17, 2018

Our grade 2 students travelled back in time and visited Sunnybrook Farm Museum. They learned what pioneer life in Central Alberta was like, got to see farm animals, do farm chores and see old farm equipment.…

Gr. 5 Boys attend Grow Boys!

Posted on May. 17, 2018

Grade 5 boys attended Grow Boys. Gr. 5 boys from across Red Deer come together and participate in many new skills and activities. It was a fun day by all who attended.

Grade 5 girls attend Go Girls!

Posted on May. 17, 2018

Grade 5 girls attended Go Girls Conference at the Collicutt Centre. Girls from all over Red Deer come together and are encouraged to move and be active. It wa a fun time to try out new healthy activities.

Kindergarten classes visit City Hall

Posted on May. 14, 2018

The Kindergarten class enjoyed learning about our City counsel and what it means to vote and be a part of our community. Students then challenged themselves with a mini fitness class and enjoyed a picnic…

Being good stewards of our world!

Posted on May. 14, 2018

PreK students doing their part to keep Red Deer clean and green in Red Deer's annual Green Deer Challenge.

Grade Ones receive trees on Arbor Day!

Posted on May. 11, 2018

Our grade ones took home a seedling to plant and grow and benefit our community.

Easter Mass - Friday May 11 9:00 am

Posted on May. 9, 2018

Our school community will gather together at Sacred Heart Parish and celebrate Easter Mass. All families are welcome to attend.

Grade 5 Rosary Presentation

Posted on May. 9, 2018

Our Grade 5 students were each presented with their very own rosary at St. Mary's Parish yesterday.

WELLNESS WEDNESDAY - May 9, 2018

Posted on May. 7, 2018

All Parents are invited to attend. Come join us for discussion 7 strategies on how to build healthy relationships with your children. Wednesday, May 9, 5:45 - 6:00 p.m for refreshments with presentation…

Kindergarten learn First Nation culture

Posted on May. 4, 2018

THe Kindergarten class was blessed to have Mrs. Valerie Norman-Organ come to teach the students about First Nations culture. Students learned about the sacred medicine wheel and the importance of respecting…

Green Deer

Posted on May. 3, 2018

Our students and staff are participating in the Green Deer Challenge organized by the City of Red Deer. This week, each class will clean a portion of our school grounds to help make Red Deer clean and…

Hot Lunch Forms Due May 8th

Posted on May. 3, 2018

Lunch will be supplied by Burger Boy.

Hats On for Mental Health Day

Posted on May. 2, 2018

Our school community is raising awareness today for the importance of positive mental health.

First Friday Coffee - St. Pat's Place

Posted on May. 1, 2018

Parents, you are invited to St. Patrick's Place this Friday, May 4, from 8:30 am to 9:30 am for our School Council sponsored morning coffee event. Come for some free coffee, meet and chat with other parents…

Assembly - Wednesday May 2

Posted on Apr. 30, 2018

Our school community will be participating in Jump Rope for Heart. This month our students will be jumping and skipping to promote heart health!

Grade 9 Wake-A-Thon

Posted on Apr. 30, 2018

Grade 9 Students participated in this year's Wake-A-Thon to celebrate their successful service project. The service project this year was collecting items to go into shoeboxes to donate to Salvation Army.…

Classroom Prayer Walls

Posted on Apr. 25, 2018

Teachers have been asked to begin having open conversations about faith, prayer and sharing personal stories. Students have been guided to write their own personal prayers as a way to develop a personal…

Father Tom Visits our Classrooms.

Posted on Apr. 19, 2018

Our students love it when Father Tom comes for a visit. It is always a great time and definitely one of our favourite people!

Hallelujah! Christ is Risen!

Posted on Apr. 19, 2018

Grade 8 & 9 Band Students Travel to Band Festival

Posted on Apr. 18, 2018

St. Pat's Band showcased their talent and hard work at the Kiwanis Band Festival at Red Deer College yesterday. Well done band students and Mrs. Shippelt!

Basketball Pep Rally

Posted on Apr. 17, 2018

St. Pat's Basketball Teams wrapped up a successful season with a Students vs Staff game. Both staff and students and spectators enjoyed the fast paced game!  

Grade 4 Prayer Wall

Posted on Mar. 28, 2018

This is our prayer wall in grade four. We display our faith in many different ways and our prayer wall is the newest addition to the classroom. We use a concise formula called "GTAPA" to write reverent…

Kindergarten classes visit Red Deer Regional Hospital

Posted on Mar. 27, 2018

Kindergarten students toured and had a hands on tour of the Pediatrics Ward at Red Deer Regional Hospital.  They even got a chance to make a cast for their bears that came along on the field trip.

St. Patrick's Face2Face Faith Retreat

Posted on Mar. 22, 2018

Students and staff at St. Pat's are participating in a school-wide 2 day faith retreat with Face2Face Ministries, where we will be challenged to live a life of holiness and to proclaim the fullness of…

Grade 9 students travel to Red Deer College Makerspace

Posted on Mar. 22, 2018

The students explored measurement concepts in the math curriculum through real-life application. Students used measurement skills as they created their own keychain using computer technology and a laser…

First Eucharist Class

Posted on Mar. 21, 2018

Students who are participating in their First Eucharist celebration this year have a class on Saturday, March 24 from 9:30-10:30 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church.

St. Pat's Got Talent Show

Posted on Mar. 19, 2018

 On Friday, March 16, we gathered and were treated to a show of some very talented students. We are thankful for all the different gifts God has given our school community.  

Gr 9 students visit Try-A-Trade at St. Joseph High…

Posted on Mar. 16, 2018

On March 14th grade 9 students who will be attending St. Joseph High school in the fall were treated to a sneak peek at the available CTS courses.  Our students had a great time and we would like to…

Pre-K Classes Lenten Activity

Posted on Mar. 14, 2018

On Monday March 12, the Pre K classes had a Community Day and the children participated in a Lenten Activity where they learned about Prayer and then made pretzels together.

St. Patrick's Day Liturgy - Friday March 16 - 9:15…

Posted on Mar. 14, 2018

All parents and families are welcome!

High School Parent Student Orientation and Open House…

Posted on Mar. 13, 2018

Hosted at Ecole Secondaire Notre Dame High School and St. Joseph High School. For more information, contact Notre Dame High School at 403-342-4800 or St. Joseph High School 403-341-4423

Congratulations to Jezreel Clitar!

Posted on Mar. 13, 2018

He placed first in the Knights of Columbus Free Throw Competition!  Well Done!

Learning fractions in Ms. Pawluk's grade 3 classroom

Posted on Mar. 7, 2018

What could be more fun and delicious than learning fractions using chocolate bars!

First Friday Coffee - St. Pat's Place

Posted on Mar. 2, 2018

Parents gathered together this morning in St. Pat's Place for School Council's morning coffee event. Stay tuned for more coffee events in the future!

Notre Dame Cougars Football Season

Posted on Mar. 2, 2018

If you have a son or daughter that is interested in playing football for the JV (gr.7-9) or SR (gr.10-12) Cougars Football team in the 2018 season, we would invite you to come to Notre Dame High School…

St. Pat's students and staff wear pink today!

Posted on Feb. 28, 2018

Pink Shirt Day aims to raise awareness of bullying.

First Friday Coffee - St. Pat's Place

Posted on Feb. 27, 2018

All Parents welcome to attend our first School Council sponsored morning coffee event. Come for a free coffee, meet and chat with other parents and help us build a stronger parent community at St. Pat's.

Pre-K Classes attend Discovery School.

Posted on Feb. 26, 2018

Discovery School empowers children to discover, play, engage, and embrace their natural curiosities about the world that surrounds them. It was an awesome time to experience the state of the art classroom…

Grade 5 Classes Visit Michener Extendicare Centre

Posted on Feb. 16, 2018

Grade 5s participated in the Adopt a Grandparent program as their Social Justice project. This is a partnership between Michener Extendicare Centre and schools in Red Deer. The goal of the program is…

Flag Day

Posted on Feb. 15, 2018

Grade 3 classes celebrated Flag Day with the story of Canada's flag and their very own miniature flags and pins from Canadian Heritage.

February 27, 2018 - 7:00 p.m. High School 101

Posted on Feb. 15, 2018

For Grade 9 parents only who are new to the high school experience.  There will be an overview of the credit system, courses and the social aspect. Ecole Secondaire Notre Dame High School and St. Joseph…

Grade 5W create candy dispensers!

Posted on Feb. 14, 2018

Shrove Tuesday Pancake Breakfast

Posted on Feb. 13, 2018

Staff and Students gathered together and celebrated Shrove Tuesday with pancakes this morning!

Ash Wednesday Mass - February 14

Posted on Feb. 12, 2018

Sacred Heart Church  9:30 - 10:30 a.m. Families Welcome.

Spring Family Dance

Posted on Feb. 9, 2018

Families Welcome! Come join the fun! Volunteers Needed!  http://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090548a5ab28a0f49-shrove

Grade 9 Service Project

Posted on Feb. 8, 2018

This year the Grade 9's donated shoeboxes with toiletries and consumable items that people need on a daily basis.  Completing this activity allows them entry into the annual Grade 9 Wake a thon. The…

Grade 5 Boys Basketball!

Posted on Feb. 8, 2018

Grade 5 Boys Basketball kicked off their season this week at St. Teresa of Avila School. The boys demonstrated skill and sportsmanship. Well done!

Volunteers Needed for Shrove Tuesday Family Dance!

Posted on Feb. 8, 2018

St. Patrick's Shrove Tuesday Family Dance is next Tuesday from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m. and we are in need of parent volunteers to help in the concession and at the admission table. Easy to do and would be very…

House Building

Posted on Feb. 6, 2018

The grade seven students built houses to demonstrate their understanding of temperature and heat, and how heating systems work. Students from other classes around the school came to see the houses and…

Wednesday, February 7, 5:30 p.m. at Sacred Heart Church

Posted on Feb. 5, 2018

First Eucharist Class   Please bring a 2" X 3" photo if you have not already submitted one. If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Koopmans at St. Pat's.

DATE CHANGE

Posted on Feb. 1, 2018

Open House Knowledge & Employability (K&E) Notre Dame High School Thursday, March 1 - 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. This evening is students and parents who have been referred to the K&E program at Notre Dame.

Pre-K Classes enjoyed Teddy Bear Picnic and a visit…

Posted on Jan. 30, 2018

For Community Day on Jan. 29, we had a story by the fireplace and a special story hour, received free library cards and enjoyed our tour of Dawe Library.

St. Pat's students learn about mental health

Posted on Jan. 29, 2018

"We want to make sure students know what it means to feel sad, happy and all the other emotions, and that they understand their friends' emotions as well"

Mass Band Clinic and Concert - Jan. 30 12:00 noon…

Posted on Jan. 29, 2018

ALL PARENTS ARE WELCOME! The concert and all activities will take place at Crossroads Church - 38105 Range Road 275, Red Deer, AB T4S 2N4. Students can leave after they perform, but please let Mrs. Shippelt…

Our School Community Celebrates Family Literacy Day…

Posted on Jan. 26, 2018

Students and staff came dressed as a favorite character or as they would as they read.  Classes will be reading with buddies and have special guests, including DJs from Big 105 radio station, read to…

Gr. 5 students attend Michener Extendicare and participate…

Posted on Jan. 26, 2018

A wonderful time was had by both students and seniors with crafts and visiting.

Notre Dame - Grade 10 Orientation and Registration

Posted on Jan. 22, 2018

Please click on link below for Activities and Dates for Transition from Grade 9 to Grade 10 at Notre Dame. Schedule of Activities 2018

St. Joseph High School Grade 10 Orientation and Registration

Posted on Jan. 22, 2018

Please click on the link below to find activities and dates for Transition from Gr. 9 to Grade 10 at St. Joseph High School. Schedule of Activities

St. Pat's Celebrates Family Literacy Day with a Photo…

Posted on Jan. 17, 2018

Win a Chapter's Gift Card by posting your family/student reading photos! Here’s how to enter: Post your pictures of your family/child reading on your facebook page and TAG St. Patrick's Community School.…

Fatih & Fun Day at Rogers Place

Posted on Jan. 15, 2018

The Archdiocese is sponsoring an afternoon game between the Edmonton Oil Kings and Red Deer Rebels at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, February 10.  Tickets are $18 a ticket (regular $29).   The first 400 ticket…

Registration is now open!

Posted on Jan. 8, 2018

Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten registration is now open!  To fill out the form, click here. Please have a copy of your child's birth certificate, legal and immigration documentation for registration.

2017

Merry Christmas! St. Pat's will be closed from Dec.…

Posted on Dec. 22, 2017

Classes will resume on Monday, Jan. 15, 2018. Enjoy your break!

Pre-Kindergarten & Kindergarten Registration (2018-2019)

Posted on Dec. 22, 2017

Pre-Kindergarten & Kindergarten online registration for the 2018/2019 school year starts on Monday, January 8, 2018, at 8:00 a.m.  You will be able to fill out the online form; however, you will not…

Elementary Success Assembly

Posted on Dec. 21, 2017

This week we gathered together to celebrate some Terrific Kids! Terrific Kids is a student-recognition program that celebrates character development, self-esteem and perseverance. Congratulations to all!

Grade 7 students brighten the day of the many seniors…

Posted on Dec. 20, 2017

They were beyond respectful, listened to the seniors tell stories, told their own, helped make cookies, played cards and games, plus brought each and everyone of the 118 residents a door hanger for their…

PreK Community Day - Health & Wellness

Posted on Dec. 19, 2017

PreK kiddos and parents had a great time learning all about Fitness Circuits with Char Andrew, Red Deer Catholic Health and Wellness Coordinator. 

St. Patrick's School Improvement Plan

Posted on Dec. 18, 2017

Please click here to see St. Patrick's School Improvement Plan

Milk Cards available to office

Posted on Dec. 15, 2017

Milk cards are no longer on Hot Lunch Forms but can be purchased at office in the amounts of $5, $10, $20.

First Christmas in Canada

Posted on Dec. 13, 2017

St. Pat's Place was full of celebration Tuesday!   All students who were new to Canada in 2017 came together and celebrated their First Christmas in Canada. There was pizza, crafts and even a surprise…

Congratulations to the Sr. Boys Basketball team for…

Posted on Dec. 12, 2017

The boys displayed excellent team work and hustle to pull out the 1 point win.Notable mention to Jesse Starchuk who earned player of the game for his excellent offensive game. Go Celtics!!

Red Deer Titans Winter Flag Rugby Registration

Posted on Dec. 11, 2017

For registration or more info contact:  Titansrugby.com  

Grade Two students wrote and made Christmas cards…

Posted on Dec. 8, 2017

Their messages come from the heart and are sure to bring a smile to the community members that will receive them. Merry Christmas from Gr. 2!

Snap Immigrant Youth Program

Posted on Dec. 7, 2017

Snap Immigrant Youth Program provides FUN extracurricular activities and events Wednesdays at 3:20 p.m. at our school.   This fun, free program's vision is that all immigrants and refugees feel welcomed,…

A wonderful time was had by all ages!

Posted on Dec. 7, 2017

Yesterday 5 Nett travelled to the Michener Extendicare.  Students were paired with a resident senior, engaged in dialogue and a Christmas craft. This program reinforces our Christian compassion and teaches…

3W already has a great start to our Kindness initiative…

Posted on Dec. 6, 2017

As a way to highlight the spirit of the season, we will be starting a school-wide activity that focuses on kindness for the month of December. Christmas bulbs are used to encourage students to recognize…

School Advent Mass

Posted on Dec. 6, 2017

Staff & students will gather at Sacred Heart Catholic Church to celebrate the Advent season.  Family are welcome.

Volleyball Pep Rally - December 1

Posted on Dec. 5, 2017

What a fun way to finish the Volleyball season with our medal winning teams vs school staff!

It's Advent! Wishing you a season of warmth and love…

Posted on Dec. 5, 2017

From Office staff and Admin of St. Pat's Community School

Brush to Win Contest

Posted on Dec. 4, 2017

Congratulations to Chariz DeCastro from 1F who was the winner of a piggybank in the Brush to Win contest.

Field Trip for Kindergarten Class

Posted on Dec. 1, 2017

Ms. Crook's Kindergarten class was so excited to attend St. Joseph High School's production of You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown.  

These are some Terrific Kids!

Posted on Nov. 29, 2017

Today's Elementary Success Assembly celebrated students who are great examples of being a responsible citizen and student. Congratulations! Thanks to the Kiwanis Club who generously support these awards.

Health Champions raise funds during Movember

Posted on Nov. 28, 2017

What a fun way to raise money for our school Health Champions. Every moustache cookie sold earned votes for the best Teacher moustache.  

Giving Tuesday at The Mustard Seed.

Posted on Nov. 28, 2017

The Mustard Seed gives 22 lunches every day at our school - that's over 4000 lunches every year! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cJbQ1jBBIdI

Junior Boys Win Silver Medal this weekend!

Posted on Nov. 27, 2017

It has been a very successful Volleyball season... Congratulations to our 3 Jr. Volleyball Teams who have won GOLD, SILVER and BRONZE! Thanks to Mr. Lynch, Mr. Kuehne, Ms. Sagan, and Ms. Oberg for coaching.…

Fish Tales Play

Posted on Nov. 23, 2017

Fish Tales Musical, performed by RDCRS Home Education group, was a Christian story of some young fishers enjoying their sport while listening to some fish tales - Bible stories about fish.

Under My Skin

Posted on Nov. 23, 2017

Grade 7 students participated in a body image program that included a half-hour play, followed by group discussion and activities.

Confirmation Registration Now Open - for students…

Posted on Nov. 16, 2017

Please register online at www.stmarysparishreddeer.com under Sacraments/Confirmation PARENT/STUDENT ORIENTATION SESSION: Monday, Nov 27, 2017 @ 6:30 pm in the church at St. Mary's Parent(s) and students…

CWAJHAA Volleyball Tournament

Posted on Nov. 16, 2017

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 8:00 a.m. Sr. Girls & Sr. Boys Volleyball Tournament at Mother Teresa School, Sylvan Lake.

Confirmation Registration Now Open - for students…

Posted on Nov. 16, 2017

Please register online at www.sacredheartrd.ca under Sacraments/Confirmation PARENT/STUDENT ORIENTATION SESSION: Monday, Nov 16, 2017 @ 6:30 pm in the church at St. Mary's Parent(s) and students please…

Most Sales for Apple Fundraiser

Posted on Nov. 14, 2017

Kindergarten student Zaiden Schultz had the most sales in our Apple Fundraiser this fall. Zaiden sold $420 worth of apples.  Congratulations Zaiden! Thanks to everyone who participated.

Gr. 2 Inuit Presentation

Posted on Nov. 8, 2017

Grade 2 students learned about Inuit culture, geography and customs.

Remembrance Day Assembly

Posted on Nov. 8, 2017

Students, staff and families will gather together to remember and honor the courage and sacrifice for those who went to war to protect our freedom.  The assembly will take place in gymnasium 10:45 -…

Hot Lunch Day!

Posted on Nov. 7, 2017

HOT LUNCH DAY! November 15. Lunch will be provided by Burger Boy.

School Bus Driver

Posted on Nov. 2, 2017

  Red Deer Catholic Transportation is looking for part time bus drivers.  School Bus Driver

Happy Halloween

Posted on Oct. 31, 2017

Success Assembly

Posted on Oct. 31, 2017

Come celebrate our Terrific Kids success and achievements! 11:15 - 11:45 a.m.

Family School Dance

Posted on Oct. 24, 2017

School Council is hosting a family dance on Monday, Oct.30/17 from 5:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m. in the gymnasium. $5.00 per family. *Please do not drop your children off. Please enter/exit the school through the…

Apples are ready for pickup!

Posted on Oct. 23, 2017

Thank you to those people who ordered apples from St. Patrick's School Council. Apples can be picked up: Monday, Oct. 23 9am-4pm Tuesday, Oct.24 9am-4pm Wednesday, Oct.25 7:30am-5:30pm Please come to…

Fall Break

Posted on Oct. 5, 2017

  St. Patrick's School will be closed October 6-15. We pray that our families will enjoy time together and be blessed with a safe and joyful holiday!

Apples Fundraiser

Posted on Sep. 13, 2017

Our school council is having an apples fundraiser with proceeds going towards school spirit activities. This year the school council has decided to do something very different for our primary fundraiser.…

Picture Day!

Posted on Aug. 30, 2017

Get your smiles ready for Picture Day - Thursday, August 31!

School Council Meeting

Posted on Aug. 29, 2017

School Council meeting - Thursday, August 31 at 4:15p.m.  All are welcome, hope to see you there!

All Are Welcome. All Belong.

Posted on Aug. 28, 2017

Our 2017-2018 Division Faith Theme is All are welcome. All belong (Soyez tous les bienvenus. Vous appartenez ici.). We are pleased to reveal this year's faith theme poster by Grade 6 student, Sophia Rolheiser.…

PD DAY - No School Aug. 30

Posted on Aug. 25, 2017

Wednesday, August 30 is a PD Day and Opening Mass for staff only.  No school for students!

Family Enrichment Program

Posted on Aug. 24, 2017

The Family Enrichment Program at Catholic Social Services is offering a series of free educational workshops for parents and caregivers that focus on enhancing family relationships through increased awareness…

Trade Fair - Save the Date!

Posted on Aug. 23, 2017

St. Pat's annual Trade Fair is being held on Tues., October 3, 3:20 - 7:00p.m. Christmas shopping! Food trucks! Come on out and have some fun!

Opening Mass

Posted on Aug. 22, 2017

All are welcome to join us for Opening Mass on Thursday, August 24 at 9:30am at Sacred Heart Church as we welcome the new school year!

Welcome Back/Meet the Staff BBQ

Posted on Aug. 10, 2017

Join us on Wednesday, August 16 for a Welcome back/Meet the staff family barbeque!

First Time Rider

Posted on Aug. 10, 2017

Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools proudly partners with First Rider to introduce students to riding the school bus safely. With a focus on Kindergarten and Grade 1 students as well as students who are…

Welcome Back August 10!

Posted on Aug. 9, 2017

STUDENTS return for a full day on Thurs., Aug. 10 Doors open at 8:30a.m., First bell at 8:40a.m. Bring all your supplies with you on the first day.

Registration opens today!

Posted on Aug. 3, 2017

Register now for the upcoming school year. Please have a copy of your child's birth certificate, legal and immigration documentation for registration. For more information and to register, click here.

NEW! Changes to School & Playground zones

Posted on Aug. 2, 2017

Student safety is our top priority. Please note on August 1, 2017 Red Deer school and playground zones times will change.  See the City of Red Deer website for more information.

New Vice-Principal for 2017-2018 school year

Posted on Aug. 1, 2017

We would like to congratulate Adam Sia on being appointed Vice-Principal for the 2017-2018 school year. Adam graduated from the University of Alberta a Bachelor of Education, focusing on the middle years.…

END OF SCHOOL YEAR CHANGES

Posted on Jun. 21, 2017

** Please note year-end CHANGES: June 29 - TEACHER ADMIN DAY (staff only) June 30 - LAST STUDENT DAY

Welcome to Kindergarten!

Posted on Jun. 19, 2017

Tonight, June 19 at 4:00 we are holding our Welcome to Kindergarten information session for parents and your kindergarten child.  Come and meet the teacher and see your classroom!

Aquathon

Posted on Jun. 13, 2017

Come cheer on students and staff in our 7th Annual Aquathon competition on Friday June 16 at 1:00!  Run, swim, run!!

Year-end Mass

Posted on Jun. 12, 2017

Please join us for year-end Mass June 13 at 9:30a.m. at Sacred Heart Church, all are welcome!

Grade 9 Farewell Mass

Posted on Jun. 8, 2017

Grade 9 students will celebrate their final year at St. Pat's with a Mass and celebration at Sacred Heart Church on June 9, 5:00p.m.  CONGRATULATIONS!!!

Grade 8/9 Poetry Slam

Posted on Jun. 4, 2017

On June 7 at 9:30a.m. we are holding the 3rd Annual Poetry Slam event for Grade 8 and 9 students in which original poetry is created and performed for an audience and a panel of judges.  Parents are…

Yoyo Presentation

Posted on Jun. 1, 2017

Elementary students get to join Tim Johnson, performer for a yoyo presentation today!

Elementary Success Assembly

Posted on May. 31, 2017

Come out to celebrate the successes of our Elementary students on May 31 at 2:30p.m. in the gym!

Celebrating Canada's 150th Birthday!

Posted on May. 30, 2017

On May 30, (150th day of school) Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools is extremely proud and honoured to participate in Canada's 150th Birthday celebrations. The colours red and white symbolize Canada's…

Alberta Education Survey

Posted on May. 26, 2017

Parents, we need your input. In fall 2016, we asked Albertans to help confirm the direction of our work and provide feedback on the current K–12 provincial curriculum. Since then, Alberta Education…

Twin/Triplet Day - School Spirit

Posted on May. 25, 2017

On May 26, show your school spirit and dress up for Twin/Triplet Day!

World Catholic Education Day

Posted on May. 23, 2017

May 25 is World Catholic Education Day!  Various activities will be going on in our classrooms throughout the day to celebrate!

Family Play in the Park - CANCELLED

Posted on May. 17, 2017

**CANCELLED - due to weather** School Council is hosting "Play in the Park" on May 25, 3:30 - 5:00.  Come join us outside to play and have fun!

New Vice-Principal for 2017-2018 school year

Posted on May. 17, 2017

We would like to congratulate Brandon Heck on being appointed Vice-Principal for the 2017-2018 school year. Brandon is a University of Alberta graduate, who received his Bachelor of Education degree…

Victoria Day long weekend

Posted on May. 16, 2017

Reminder there is no school Friday, May 19 and Monday, May 22 for Victoria Day long weekend.

A World of Flavours

Posted on May. 16, 2017

International Appetizer/Dessert Event – A WORLD OF FLAVOURS. All students and families of St. Pat’s are invited to attend. The event will take place on Wednesday, May 17th from 5:30 to 7:30 pm, in…

Spring Band Concert

Posted on May. 11, 2017

Please join us on May 16, at 6:30p.m. in the St Patrick's gym for our annual Spring Band Concert - students in grades 4 through 9 are performing!

Grow Boys/Go Girls

Posted on May. 10, 2017

On May 11, Grade 5 boys and girls participate in a day of activities to promote happy, healthy growth and development.

School Council Meeting

Posted on May. 9, 2017

All are welcome to join us for our School Council Meeting, Monday, May 15 at 6:30.  Childcare available.

Commemorative Tree Planting

Posted on May. 9, 2017

On May 10 as part of an Arbour Day celebration, the City of Red Deer has chosen St. Patrick's School to plant a tree on the West side of the school.  The mayor has been invited as well as City Councillors…

13 Reasons Why

Posted on May. 8, 2017

The Netflix series 13 Reasons Why is trending nationally, as well as in our school community. It is generating controversy and concern amongst mental health authorities and school officials. While…

Grade 5 Rosary Presentation

Posted on May. 8, 2017

On May 9, all Grade 5 students will go to St. Mary's at 10:30am and each be presented with a Rosary of their own.

Elementary Success Assembly

Posted on Apr. 27, 2017

Come and support the Elementary students in their successes at the assembly April 28 at 2:30p.m. in the gym!