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Welcome Back to School!

Posted on September 4, 2018

On behalf of the Board of Trustees, I wish students, parents, staff and community members a fantastic 2018/19 school year!  We are very excited to welcome new and returning families to our schools.  I hope you all had a restful summer break and are ready to go back to school.  As the Board Chair…

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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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Summer Hours at HFCRD & Back-to-School Information

Posted on July 4, 2018

Holy Family Catholic Regional Division is pleased to provide the following summer hours for our central office. Monday - Thursday8:30am - 12:00pm12:30pm - 4:00pm Closed Fridays Summer hours commenced on Tuesday July 3rd, 2018.Regular hours will resume on Monday August 20th, 2018. Helpful Links 2018/19…

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Glenmary Student Broenyn Armstrong on 2018/19 Minister’s Youth Council

Posted on June 25, 2018

Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) proudly congratulates Glenmary School student Broenyn Armstrong who has been selected to be on the 2018/19 Minister’s Youth Council.  Broenyn is one of 33 high school students selected from across Alberta from over 300 applicants.  The Minister’s…

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Glenmary School Student Jodd Abundo Recognized with Senator’s Contribution Award

Posted on June 15, 2018

Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) warmly congratulates Glenmary School student Jodd Abundo who has received the 2018 Senator’s Contribution Award.  This award is given to deserving graduating students who have made an important and meaningful contribution to the greater good of their…

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EvelineCharles Academy Officially Open in Peace River Attached to Glenmary School

Posted on June 13, 2018

Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) was thrilled to take part in the grand opening of the new EvelineCharles Academy on Tuesday May 29th.  The new academy is located in Peace River attached to Glenmary School.  This facility is the first of its kind in Northern Alberta and will offer the…

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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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Kaitlyn Coen of Glenmary School Wins Engineering Innovation Award at Canada-Wide Science Fair

Posted on May 17, 2018

Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) proudly congratulates Kaitlyn Coen, a Glenmary School student, who won the Engineering Innovation Award at the 2018 Canada-Wide Science Fair in Ottawa.  This award, sponsored by the Engineering Institute of Canada, is awarded for an outstanding project…

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Families Encouraged to Take Student Transportation Survey from Alberta Education

Posted on May 16, 2018

The Government of Alberta is seeking feedback from families regarding upcoming updates to the student transportation eligibility criteria.  Student transportation is an essential part of the education system and HFCRD encourages all families to take this opportunity to voice their opinions. According…

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HFCRD Announces Orange Shirt Day Contest

Posted on May 7, 2018

Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) is pleased to announce the 2018 HFCRD Orange Shirt Day Contest.  Orange Shirt Day is a national movement that recognizes the experience of survivors of residential schools, honours them, and shows a collective commitment to ensure that every child matters. …

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Education Week – What Do You Love About Your Catholic School?

Posted on April 30, 2018

This week, April 30 – May 3th, we are celebrating Education Week.  The Board of Trustees would like to take this opportunity to encourage all staff, students and community members to reflect on what you love about your Catholic school.  In Alberta, we are very blessed to have the gift of Catholic…

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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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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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School Bus Driver and First Responders Recognized for their Courageous Actions in December 11th School Bus Collision

Posted on February 7, 2018

Yesterday, Board Chair Kelly Whalen and Superintendent Betty Turpin recognized School Bus Driver Anna Enns and Glenmary First Responders Clayton Diesel and Amber-Lynn Boone for their courageous actions after the school bus collision on December 11th.  The special ceremony was at Glenmary School in…

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Valentine’s Day in HFCRD

Posted on January 24, 2018

For the first time since 1945, Valentine’s Day and Ash Wednesday will fall on the same day and this means school Valentine’s parties and festivities, in our division, will see some changes. This year school Valentine’s Day activities will be held on Tuesday February 13th, 2018.  Ash Wednesday…

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Accountability Pillar Surveys Out Now!

Posted on January 24, 2018

The Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) reminds parents that the annual Accountability Pillar survey from Alberta Education is being distributed this month.  Parents of grade 4, 7 and 10 students are highly encouraged to use this opportunity to have their say in their child’s education. …

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Congratulations Ecole Providence School, Winner of the ADVENTure Contest!

Posted on January 15, 2018

Congratulations to the grade 5/6 class at Ecole Providence School who won HFCRD’s ADVENTure Contest!  The school earned 176 likes on their entries on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram combined.  As the rules stated at the beginning of the contest, the enrolment of the school was factored in when selecting…

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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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