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Central Office Summer Hours & Back-to-School Information

Posted on July 4, 2019

Holy Family Catholic Regional Division is pleased to provide the following summer hours for our central office. Monday – Thursday8:30am – 12:00pm 12:30pm – 4:00pm(Closed 12:00pm – 12:30pm) Closed Fridays Summer hours commenced on Tuesday July 2nd, 2019.Regular hours will resume on Monday August…

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Good Shepherd School Presents the Rose Lizotte-Briscoe Annual Native Leadership Award for the Last Time After 25 Years

Posted on June 27, 2019

Good Shepherd School presented the Rose Lizotte-Briscoe Annual Native Leadership Award one final time on Tuesday June 25th. This award is annually presented to a grade five or six First Nations student who displays leadership qualities, just as Rose did. The award was created 25 years ago after grade…

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HFCRD Schools Walk 3266km in Support of Migrants and Refugees

Posted on May 16, 2019

In celebration of Catholic Education Week from May 6th to 10th, Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) schools walked 3266km with Share the Journey, an international campaign in support of migrants and refugees introduced by Pope Francis. Students and staff across HFCRD symbolically walked with…

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Congratulations John Meagher, Recipient of the 2019 Excellence in Catholic Education Award

Posted on May 14, 2019

The Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) would like to congratulate John Meagher, the recipient of HFCRD’s 2019 Excellence in Catholic Education Award. John, who has worked in the HFCRD for over 30 years, first as a Teacher, then as a Vice Principal and now as the Faith Permeation Coordinator,…

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Annika Jacobsson Named 2019 HFCRD Edwin Parr Award Nominee

Posted on May 8, 2019

Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) is pleased to announce Annika Jacobsson has been named HFCRD’s 2019 Edwin Parr Award Nominee. Jacobsson was chosen by a selection committee made up of HFCRD Trustees after being nominated by Good Shepherd School Principal Tina McDonald. Jacobsson, a first…

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Wear Blue to Support Catholic Education on World Catholic Education Day May 30th

Posted on May 7, 2019

As part of Catholic Education week, the Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) encourages all supporters of Catholic education to show their support by wearing blue on World Catholic Education Day on Thursday May 30th. This special day, which annually falls 40 days after Easter, is a worldwide…

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HFCRD Celebrates Catholic Education Week and Mental Health Week May 6th to 10th

Posted on May 6, 2019

Monday May 6th to Friday May 10th is Catholic Education Week and Mental Health Week across Alberta. This year’s Catholic Education Week theme is Rejoice and be Glad. As the Archbishops of Alberta and NWT have outlined in their pastoral letter, this theme is inspired by Pope Francis’ apostolic exhortation…

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HFCRD Schools Will Participate in Share the Journey, a Walk in Support of Migrants and Refugees

Posted on May 3, 2019

In celebration of Catholic Education Week from May 6th to 10th, Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) schools will be participating in Share the Journey, an international campaign introduced by Pope Francis. Pope Francis has challenged the faithful to embrace the experience of migrants and…

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Join us for our NET Team Farewell May 15th

Posted on April 30, 2019

The Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) invites our school and parish communities to say farewell to our NET Ministries Team on Wednesday May 15th from 5:30pm to 7:30pm at Glenmary School in Peace River. The informal evening will begin at 5:30pm with light snacks, and then an acknowledgement…

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HFCRD Celebrates Education Week 2019 – Learning is a Journey

Posted on April 29, 2019

Monday April 29th to Friday May 3rd is Education Week across Alberta. The Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) would like to take this opportunity to encourage all staff, students and community members to reflect on this year’s theme Learning is a Journey. Alberta is very blessed to have…

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Board of Trustees Vote to Add Grades at École Providence School

Posted on April 18, 2019

At the Tuesday April 16th Regular Board Meeting, the Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) Board of Trustees voted to add grades seven and eight at École Providence School in McLennan. The board motion includes adding grade seven in the 2019/20 school year and adding grade eight in the 2020/21…

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HFCRD Board of Trustees Approve 2019/20 School Calendars

Posted on April 18, 2019

At the April 16th Regular Board Meeting, the Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) Board of Trustees approved the 2019/20 School Calendars. Decisions about the school calendars were made to best meet student learning needs, as well as the needs of families and communities. Due to the transportation…

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Good Shepherd School Announces New Early Intervention Pre-Kindergarten Program for the 2019/20 School Year

Posted on April 10, 2019

The Holy Family Catholic Regional Division is pleased to announce that Good Shepherd School in Peace River will have an all new Early Intervention Pre-Kindergarten Program commencing in the 2019/20 school year. The program will be exclusively for children with English as their second language, or have…

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HFCRD Welcomes Steve Bell for 2019 Faith Day

Posted on April 3, 2019

Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) is pleased to welcome Steve Bell as the keynote speaker for the 2019 Division Faith Day on Monday April 8th.  Steve Bell is a songwriter, storyteller, and troubadour for our time. Over the course of a 25 year solo career, he has been sharing a message…

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Temporary Location Secured for HFCRD Central Office

Posted on March 29, 2019

The Holy Family Catholic Regional Division is pleased to announce that a temporary location has been secured for Central Office. Effective Monday April 1st, HFCRD Central Office will be operating on Main Street Peace River on the second floor of 9715-100th Street for a minimum of four months. The temporary…

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Fire at HFCRD Central Office on March 21st

Posted on March 26, 2019

As our school communities are aware, the HFCRD Central Office had a fire in the afternoon on Thursday March 21st, 2019. The fire began in a storage room in the basement and spread up the South side wall. The cause of the fire is undetermined. All staff members were safely evacuated, 911 was called and…

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Four Glenmary Students Earn Spots at 2019 Canada-Wide Science Fair

Posted on March 19, 2019

Congratulations to the winners of the 2019 Peace Country Regional Science Fair.  HFCRD students from Glenmary School and St. Stephen’s School had a strong showing overall at the PCRSF and all used their unique gifts and talents to create high quality science fair projects.  Although not all projects…

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2019 Kindergarten Open Houses

Posted on March 11, 2019

Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) invites our school communities to our 2019 Kindergarten Open House and Registration Nights.  We invite you to use this opportunity to visit our schools, tour our classrooms, meet our teachers and register your child. HFCRD is pleased to offer full-day,…

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Board of Trustees Exploring Viability of Adding Grade Levels at École Providence School

Posted on March 1, 2019

The Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) Board of Trustees has passed a motion to explore the viability of adding grades seven, eight and/or nine to Ecole Providence School for the 2019/2020 school year. The decision was made in response to the increasing enrolment at the school, which has…

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Announcing the St. Andrew’s School Breakfast Program for Grades K-4

Posted on February 27, 2019

The Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) is pleased to announce the new Breakfast Program for grades K-4 at St. Andrew’s School in High Prairie. The program will provide 214 free breakfasts each morning for every student in grades K-4 starting on Monday March 4th and ending Wednesday June…

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