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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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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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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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Unofficial 2018 Grimshaw By-Election Results

Posted on October 15, 2018

Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) is pleased to provide the unofficial election results of the Ward 4 Sub 2 Grimshaw Catholic School Trustee By-Election.  HFCRD thanks both candidates for their interest in serving as a Catholic School Trustee and we thank the voters of Ward 4 Sub 2 for…

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

Posted on August 28, 2018

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 2018/19 HFCRD Board of Trustees Organizational Meeting earlier today.  Both nominations were uncontested. …

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HFCRD Welcomes Jarrett Fulcher as Director of Business and Operations


Posted on July 13, 2018

Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) is pleased to welcome Jarrett Fulcher as Director of Business and Operations. Jarrett joins us from Northland School Division, where he held the position of Transportation Safety Coordinator.  During his time with Northland School Division, he was responsible…

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HFCRD Seeking Members for Community NET Support Teams

Posted on May 24, 2018

The Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) is thrilled to welcome NET Ministries to our division for the 2018/19 and 2019/20 school years.  NET Ministries is a national evangelization team whose mission is to challenge young Catholics, bring them to Christ and encourage them to embrace the…

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On World Catholic Education Day May 10th, HFCRD Encourages All to Wear #BlueforCatholicEd

Posted on April 25, 2018

The Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) Board of Trustees invites all students, staff and supporters of Catholic Education to wear blue on World Catholic Education Day on Thursday May 10th.  This special day, which annually comes 40 days after Easter Sunday, is a worldwide celebration of…

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HFCRD Board of Trustees Approve 2018/19 School Calendars

Posted on April 25, 2018

At the April 17th Regular Board Meeting, the Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) Board of Trustees approved the 2018/19 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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Peter Jasinsky Named 2018 HFCRD Edwin Parr Award Nominee

Posted on April 17, 2018

Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) is pleased to announce Peter Jasinsky has been named HFCRD’s 2018 Edwin Parr Award Nominee.  Jasinsky was selected at the March 20th Regular Board Meeting after being nominated by Ecole Providence School Principal Krista Veitch.  Jasinsky, a first year…

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Rosary Perfect Peguins and St. Andrew’s People of the North Teams Win 12th Annual HFCRD Hand Games

Posted on April 13, 2018

Congratulations to the Rosary Perfect Penguins and the St. Andrew’s People of the North who are the winners of the 12th Annual HFCRD Hand Games.  The Rosary Perfect Peguins won the elementary division after a close win against the Holy Family Spirit Wolves. The St. Andrew’s People of the North…

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HFCRD Welcomes Michael Chiasson for 2018 Faith Day

Posted on April 13, 2018

Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) is pleased to welcome Michael Chiasson as the keynote speaker for the 2018 Division Faith Day on Monday April 23rd, student Faith Days on April 24 and 25, and a parent night on April 24th.  Michael Chiasson is a student-engagement expert who has spoken…

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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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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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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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