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Glenmary Grade 7 Says Do Not Be Afraid! – Week 3 of the ADVENTure Contest!

Posted on December 15, 2017

The fourth entry in the ADVENTure Contest is from the grade 7 at Glenmary School.  The third week of Advent begins on Sunday December 17th, and the theme is Do Not Be Afraid!  Glenmary and HFCRD invite you to reflect on this theme:  are you trusting that God is guiding you throughout your life? …

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Corrective Actions in Place Following Glenmary School Closure

Posted on December 13, 2017

Following the Glenmary School closure in the afternoon of Monday December 11th, the Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) is pleased to report that the corrective actions outlined by Occupational Health and Safety (OH&S) have been put in place in order for construction to resume.  On Monday…

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Providence Grade 5/6 Says Do Not Be Afraid! – Week 3 of the ADVENTure Contest!

Posted on December 12, 2017

The third entry in the ADVENTure Contest is from the grade 5/6 at Ecole Providence School.  The third week of Advent begins on Sunday December 17th, and the theme is Do Not Be Afraid!  Providence and HFCRD invite you to reflect on this theme:  are you trusting that God is guiding you throughout your…

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School Bus Collision Yesterday

Posted on December 12, 2017

Yesterday, a school bus collision occurred at the Roma Drive intersection with Highway 2, approximately 12 kilometers west of Peace River, and 12 kilometers northeast of Grimshaw.  Eleven students were on the school bus, including seven Holy Family Catholic Regional Division students and four Peace…

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Safety Inspection to be Done Following Glenmary School Closure

Posted on December 11, 2017

As you are all aware, Glenmary School was closed this afternoon due to air quality concerns relating to the ongoing modernization.  Again, all students and staff are safe.  A piece of construction machinery was expelling diesel exhaust fumes through the air vents in the school.  This unexpected situation…

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Glenmary School Closed for Afternoon

Posted on December 11, 2017

Due to air quality concerns, Glenmary School has closed for the afternoon and will reopen tomorrow December 12th.  All students and staff are safe.  Parents and guardians have been notified and the majority of students have been picked up.  Remaining students will stay at TA Norris School until they…

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St. Stephen's Grade 6s Encourages You to Prepare – ADVENTure Contest Week 2

Posted on December 8, 2017

The second entry in the ADVENTure Contest is from the grade 6 class at St. Stephen’s School.  The second week of Advent begins on Sunday December 10th, and the theme is Prepare!  St. Stephen's and HFCRD invite you to reflect on this theme: how are you preparing for Jesus' birth?  For the second…

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St. Andrew’s Art Club Encourages You to Keep Awake – ADVENTure Contest Week 1

Posted on December 4, 2017

The first entry in the ADVENTure Contest is from the grade 5/6 art club St. Andrew’s School.  The first week of Advent begins on Sunday December 3rd, and the theme is Keep Awake!  St. Andrew’s and HFCRD invite you to reflect on this theme: are you keeping awake and watching for the many ways that…

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HFCRD Prioritizes Access to Technology and Specialized Furniture with Classroom Improvement Fund

Posted on November 27, 2017

The Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) Classroom Improvement Fund Committee’s proposal, which improves access to technology and specialized furniture for students, has been approved by Alberta Education.  The proposal included using the $314,000 fund to purchase Chromebooks for grades…

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Whalen Re-Elected Board Chair and Fisher Elected as Vice Chair

Posted on October 31, 2017

Holy Family Catholic Regional Division No. 37 (HFCRD) is pleased to announce the re-election of Kelly Whalen as Board Chair and Gary Fisher as Vice Chair.  The nominations and elections took place at the 2017/18 HFCRD Board of Trustees Organizational Meeting earlier today.  Both nominations were uncontested. …

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Good Shepherd and Glenmary Schools Scare Hunger with Peace River Go Auto

Posted on October 30, 2017

Kelly Whalen of Peace River Go Auto, and Board Chair of the Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) kicked off the annual We Scare Hunger campaign at Good Shepherd School and Glenmary School this week.  Just as in previous years, students and staff were challenged to donate non-perishable food…

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HFCRD Welcomes Minister of Education David Eggen to Holy Family School

Posted on October 26, 2017

The Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) was pleased to welcome Minister of Education David Eggen to Holy Family School in Grimshaw this morning.  Minister Eggen toured the school for the first time, met two of HFCRD’s new Trustees, and mingled with staff and students throughout the school. …

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Official Election 2017 Results

Posted on October 20, 2017

Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) is pleased to provide the official election results of the Ward 4 Sub 3 Peace River/Nampa Catholic School Trustee Election.  HFCRD thanks all candidates for their interest in serving as a Catholic School Trustee.     Official Results John Kuran 449…

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St. Andrew’s Saints Raise $4500 for Kelsi Smith

Posted on October 19, 2017

Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) would like to recognize the St. Andrew’s School community for raising $4509.50 to support St. Andrew’s Saint Kelsi Smith as she goes through cancer treatments.  Kelsi was diagnosed with osteosarcoma in May 2017 and is currently in her 4th of 6 chemotherapy…

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HFCRD Board of Trustees Votes to Eliminate Use of FNMI Acronym

Posted on October 18, 2017

At the October 10th Regular Board Meeting, the Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) Board of Trustees unanimously voted to eliminate the use of the acronym FNMI.  The full version First Nations, Métis and Inuit will now be used across the division.  This motion was created keeping in spirit…

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Unofficial Election 2017 Results

Posted on October 16, 2017

Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) is pleased to provide the unofficial election results of the Ward 4 Sub 3 Peace River/Nampa Catholic School Trustee Election.  HFCRD thanks all candidates for their interest in serving as a Catholic School Trustee.      Unofficial Results John Kuran…

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Remembering Jessica Klymchuk

Posted on October 12, 2017

The staff, students and trustees of the Holy Family Catholic Regional Division were shocked and saddened by the sudden loss of Jessica Klymchuk, a devoted mother, companion, daughter, colleague and friend.  Her life came to a sudden and tragic end on October 2nd, 2017.  Jessica Klymchuk was a dedicated…

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Carmelle Lizee Returns as Ward 1 High Prairie Trustee

Posted on September 26, 2017

The Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) is pleased to announce that the Ward 1 High Prairie seat at the Board Table has been filled by incumbent Trustee Carmelle Lizee.  Although Trustee Lizee had intended not to serve again as a Trustee, she said she could not leave the seat vacant. “My…

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Nomination Results for Catholic School Trustee Election 2017

Posted on September 18, 2017

Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) is pleased to announce the official nomination results as follows.   Official Nomination List Ward 1 - High Prairie                                                                                *Carmelle Lizee -…

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Regular Board Meeting Date Change

Posted on September 15, 2017

Please be advised that the next Regular Board Meeting date has been changed from Friday September 22nd to Tuesday October 10th beginning at 10:00am at the Catholic Conference Centre (10307 - 99 St) in Peace River.  All Regular Board Meetings are open to the public - please join us!

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