School News

2017

Important Dates and Information

Please make note of the following important dates: Friday, June 30 - Office closes for the summer Wednesday, August 23 - Office opens for the 2017-2018 School Year Tuesday, August 29 - 6:00 p.m. - PreK Parent Information Night at École Our Lady of the…

EOLRS's Got Talent

Tuesday was a spectacular day seeing many  students shine on the stage.  God has truly demonstrated that he's blessed many of our students here with incredible talents. We got to witness a whole bunch of different talents like singing, dancing, cheer…

Week At A Glance June 26-30

Week at A Glance June 26-30, 2017   Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength. Deuteronomy 6:5     Tuesday, June 27-11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. EOLRS’s Got Talent in the Gathering Area - All are welcome…

Sports Day 2016-2017

Much fun was had during our annual Sports Day this week!

RDCRS READS Summer Reading Program Bags

Our students have started bringing home their RDCRS Summer Reading Program books in their new green or blue bags this week.  In the bag you will find a pamphlet about the RDCRS Reads Summer Reading Program, the books your child chose to borrow from…

Christian Leadership Awards

Every year a student from each class is chosen to receive the Christian Leadership award.   Criteria for this award: A student who earns the Christian Leadership award demonstrates many or all of the following Christ-like qualities: ¨ Helping…

Kindergarten Graduation

Our Wednesday/Friday Kindergarten students graduated on Monday.  Congratulations to all of them!

Mr. Aimoe's Class-Boats and Buoyancy

Mr. Aimoe's class was busy building boats for the Boats and Buoyancy science unit last week.

Grade One Exhibition of Learning

After visiting the Calgary Zoo our grade one english students researched zoo animals and created an animal habitat.  They shared their creations and knowledge during an Exhibition of Learning.  Great job grade ones!

Week At A Glance June 19-23

Week at A Glance June 19-23, 2017   The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you.   I Thessalonians 5:28     Monday, June 19-Noon-Choir practice in the Gathering Area.  All students who are interested in singing at the year-end mass are invited…

Pre-K Visit Ellis Bird Farm

Mrs. Neilly and Mrs. Scherrens's PreK classes headed out to Ellis Bird Farm for a morning of exploring. We learned about owls, bats and the most favorite part - pond dipping where we found dragonfly nymphs, leeches, and lots of scuds. 

Parent Appreciation

On Tuesday staff extended their gratitude to parents for all they do for our students by handing out cookies and a water in the morning and having these items available in the gathering area during pick up.  We want all of our parents and guardians…

Fun in Gym Class

Miss. Hebert caught some great videos of our students having fun in gym class!  Thanks Miss. Hebert!

Bridging the Gap Picnic

Our school's Positive Mental Health Project is a collaboration between our students and seniors in our community to "Bridge the Gap" between generations.  Our goal of this project is to help improve the mental well-being for all those involved by showing…

Miracle Has Arrived

We are happy to announce one of our eggs hatched last week and the chick is doing great!  Mrs. O'Gorman named the chick Miracle.  The chick really is a miracle as there have been many eggs that have unsuccessfully rested in our incubator up until last…

Kindergarten Graduation

Mme Nermine and Mme Theresa's French Kindergarten classes along with Mrs. Holst's Tuesday/Thursday Kindergarten Class celebrated their Kindergarten Graduation on Monday.  Congratulations to all these kindergarten students!

Grade Twos Visit Telus Spark

Our grade two students attended Telus Spark on June 9th.  All classes attended a Workshop called Floating and Boating and then were free to explore the rest of Telus Spark, including an outdoor playground.  

Week At A Glance June 12-16

Week at A Glance June 12-June 16, 2017   The fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control.   Galatians 5:22   Monday, June 12-Noon-Choir practice in the Gathering Area.  All students…

Around the World YoYo Entertainment

Thank you to Around the World YoYo Entertainment for sending YoYo Performer, Tim Johnson, to entertain our students with a great YoYo presentation!

Backwards Day

Some of our students dressed backwards for a fun theme day on Thursday.

Mme Frolick & Mme Glynn's Classes Exhibition of Learning

Bravo Mme Frolick & Mme Glynn's classes on an energetic, fun and informative Exhibition of Learning!

Ebooks Online

Library Classes wrapped up this week.  All library books should be returned.  If your child has any outstanding books, they will be bringing home a reminder. During library times this week, classes listened to an ebook after checking in their books.…

Mrs. Sopracolle & Mr. Aimoe's Classes Exhibition of Learning

Congratulations to Mrs. Sopracolle & Mr. Aimoe's classes on a successful Exhibition of Learning! 

Mrs. Sopracolle's Class Visits Sylvan Lake Lodge

Mrs. Sopracolle's class enjoyed their visit at the Sylvan Lake Lodge on Tuesday!

Looking for Book Donations

Do you have any books you would like to donate to our school? We accept any age appropriate books except Disney and Encyclopedias. Any books we cannot use in the library or in our classroom libraries will be donated to the Women's Shelter in Red Deer. Mrs.…

Week At A Glance June 5-9

Week at A Glance June 5-June 9, 2017   In everything give thanks; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus. I Thessalonians 5:18     Monday, June 5-Noon-Choir practice in the Gathering Area.  All students who are interested in singing at…

English Kindergarten Classes Exhibition of Learning

Our English Kindergarten Classes held their Exhibition of Learning presentations this week.  The Project Based Learning (PBL) question they presented on was What do I want to be when I grow up? The students did a great job presenting to students, staff…

First Eucharist Celebration

This week we celebrated our First Communion students with a First Eucharist Celebration.  During the celebration we watched a beautiful slide show created by Mlle Bulger and students received some gifts.  The students received a certificate and a Sacraments…

Grade One FNMI Artifacts Presentation

Today we had Tracy Meneen, a member of the Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools First Nations, Métis, and Inuit (FNMI) Support Team,  join our learning community.  She taught all of the grade one students about Aboriginal culture in Canada.  She brought…

Happy 150th Birthday Canada

We celebrated Canada's 150th Birthday on the 150th day of school.  It was a busy day full of red and white and celebration!   In the morning Miss McMillan's class planted a maple tree at the front of the school.   In the afternoon we began the celebrations…

I Am A Leader - Habit #7

At École Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic School, we recognize student leadership.  We announce the students names at an assembly and post their certificates on our I am a Leader Bulletin Board which can be seen in our Gathering Area.  This month…

Grade One Calgary Zoo Field Trip

All of our grade one classes attended the Calgary Zoo on Friday, May 26th.  The weather was great for a day outside learning about animals.  Thank you to all of the staff who organized this event, School Council for covering the costs and of course…

Father Les Answers Questions

We were very blessed to have Father Les come to the school and meet with each classroom in the Chapel to answer our students' questions!  

Week at A Glance May 29 - June 2

Week at A Glance May 29-June 2, 2017   Encourage one another and build up one another. I Thessalonians 5:11     Monday, May 29-8:45 a.m.-Gathering & I Am A Leader Awards Habit #7 led by Mr. Aimoe’s Class Tuesday, May 30-Wear Red & White to Celebrate…

World Catholic Education Day

Thursday, May 25th was World Catholic Education Day.  On Thursday each class held an in class liturgy to celebrate Catholic education.  Mlle Bulger's class gathered with other students and staff from the Division at St. Mary's Parish to celebrate being…

May 23rd French Kindergarten Hospital Tour

Mme Nermine's French Kindergarten Class attended the Red Deer Hospital this week for a field trip.  Getting to see how many germs were left on hands when they aren't washed well was a highlight of the trip.  As you can see from the pictures, the students…

2016-2017 Religion Retreat

Our 2016-2017 Religion Retreat began with a staff led liturgy and was followed by a variety of activities focused on this year's theme of kindness.  The main message of the day was the importance of following in Jesus' footsteps by being kind to one…

Pre-K Learning About Constellations

Mrs. Neilly's morning Pre-K class is learning about constellations and having lots of fun doing so!

Mlle Bulger's Class Exhibition of Learning

Mme Bulger's class taught us about Festivals this week during their Exhibition of Learning.  Each student used a Chromebook to create a presentation about the festival they designed.  They did a fabulous job!  Bravo!

Week at A Glance May 22-26

Week at A Glance May 22-26, 2017   Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God. Matthew 5:9     Monday, May 22-NO SCHOOL - Victoria Day Tuesday, May 23-Mrs. Holst’s class visits Safety City Tuesday, May 23-Mme Nermine’s…

Miss McMillan's Class Saves the World

Miss.McMillan's class applied their knowledge of Magnets to save the world ! Her class worked in groups of three collecting clues leading to the codes needed to unlock the locks. The class gathered clues and broke through all four locks! They have shown…

May 16th French Kindergarten Hospital Tour

Mme Theresa's French Kindergarten Class attended the Red Deer Hospital this week for a field trip.  One of the highlights of the trip was putting a cast on a stuffie.  As you can see from the pictures, the students had fun and learned a lot. 

EOLRS Slideshow

Thank you Miss McMillan for creating this lovely slideshow that showcases some of the great things that have happened at EOLRS so far this year!  

Rosary Recess

Thursday, May 11th was our last Rosary Recess of this school year. Five times throughout the year, Mlle Bulger and Mrs. O'Gorman teach one decade of the rosary to students who attend.  This year we had 246 visitations. The students yesterday each received…

RCMP Boat

Our grade two students explore boats as part of their curriculum.  They were fortunate to have an exciting visit from Cst. Mike Lee and Cst. Mark Pillsworth on Wednesday!  Cst. Lee and Cst. Pillsworth brought the RCMP boat to the school and talked…

Congratulations Mrs.Halwa and Mrs.Garrett

On Thursday evening Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools held their Celebration of Excellence 2017.  Mrs. Halwa, one of our Pre-K Educational Assistants, was awarded an Excellence Award.  Congratulations Mrs. Halwa!  Mrs. Garrett, one of our bus drivers,…

Week at A Glance May 15 - 19

Week at A Glance May 15-19, 2017   Cast all your anxiety on Him because He cares for you.    I Peter 5:7     Monday, May 15-Spring/Grad Photos-Mrs. Holst, Pre-K classes, Miss. Kinsella, Mrs. Gates, Mrs. Tighe, Mme Frolick & Mme Glynn Monday, May…

Exhibition of Learning - French Kindergarten Classes

Our French Kindergarten Classes did a great job teaching us about Noah's Ark yesterday afternoon during their Exhibition of Learning!

Bridging the Gap

As part of our Bridging the Gap program Mrs. Neilly's Pre-K morning class visited Bethany Care and Miss. Kinsella's class visited the Sylvan Lake Lodge this week.  Mrs. Neilly's class really enjoyed making a daffodil craft and reading with the residents…

Kindergarten Here I Come

On May 2nd we hosted Kindergarten Here I Come for our 2017/2018 Kindergarten students and their families.  Many families attended and much fun was had!  Mrs. O'Gorman was kind enough to take pictures of our future students and staff who ran the centers…

I Am A Leader - Habit #6 Synergize

At École Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic School, we recognize student leadership.  We announce the students names at an assembly and post their certificates on our I am a Leader Bulletin Board which can be seen in our Gathering Area.  This month…

Bringing Escape Rooms into Classrooms

Yesterday staff participated in Professional Development with Dave Martin, RDCRS's Math/Science Lead Teacher.  The staff were very busy breaking out of boxes when I captured these photos.  

Mrs. Holst's Class Visited the Paediatric Unit

Thank you to the Red Deer Hospital for allowing Mrs. Holst's class to tour the paediatric unit!  Highlights included putting casts on stuffies, weighing and measuring them and listening to heart beats with a stethoscope.

Firefighter Bob Visits Mrs.Holst's Class

Firefighter Bob came to visit KEA on May 2nd and taught us all about what it's like to be a firefighter.  Some students even got to try on his gear! He also talked a lot about fire safety and invited the kids to visit the station whenever they wanted.

Week at A Glance May 8 - 12

Week at A Glance May 8-12, 2017   Hope does not disappoint, because the love of God has been poured out within our hearts through the Holy Spirit. Romans 5:5     Monday, May 8-8:45 a.m.-I am a Leader Awards led by Mrs. Sopracolle’s class in Gathering…

Mental Health Awareness Week

May 1 - 4th was EOLR Mental Health Week 2017.  Mrs. Gamroth, our School Counsellor, along with the help of our other amazing staff, organized activities that focussed on the mind, body, spirit and our emotions.  On Monday students watched the Inside…

Spring Family Dance, Cake Walk and Scavenger Hunt

Litterless Lunch

The results have been tallied and Mme Frolick's class had the highest percentage of students that brought Litterless Lunch event.  Miss Kinsella's class came in second place.  Thank you to everyone who participated in this event for caring for our…

Week at A Glance May 1-5

Week at A Glance May 1-5, 2017   He must labor, performing with his own hands what is good, so that he will have something to share with one who has need. Ephesians 4:28   May 1 - 4 is EOLRS Mental Health Week 2017  Monday, May 1-Bus Driver Appreciation…

Milk and Cookie Day

This week our students participated in Milk and Cookie Day.  Each class followed a recipe and worked together to make cookies with their teachers and our parent volunteers.  Club Moo, which is a milk program that encourages children to develop the…

13 Reasons Why

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 we are unaware of any specific incidents related to…

Pen and Ink Art

All Grade 1 and 2 classes have successful completed a Pen and Ink project in which a variety of strokes and techniques were taught and then recreated on a card with a picture of Noah’s Ark. The students’ creations were unbelievable. I hope the art…

Miss. McMillan's Class Boats and Buoyancy Field Trip

Tuesday, Miss.McMillan's class got to pilot a new field trip experience in Central Alberta. Teacher's Pet is a company which offers in-school Field Trips. Yesterday's field trip was based around Boats and Buoyancy with the focus involving.... PIRATES!…

Mr. Aimoe's Class Led Second Sunday of Easter Celebration

Thank you 2A for a job well done!  We heard so many positive comments about your singing and of course all of the readers did an excellent job as well!

First Communion Rehearsal

Our First Communion candidates took time after mass on Sunday to rehearse for their upcoming First Communion.  You could feel the excitement in the air as the students practiced slowly walking in with their partner, genuflecting, holding lit candles,…

Exhibition of Learning - Grade One English Classes

Mrs. Gates and Ms. Kinsella's classes did a wonderful job teaching our students and guests about our five senses during their Exhibition of Learning event today!

Mini Golf

Ms. Hebert shared some pics of our students playing mini golf in the gym this week.  The whole gym was transformed into a mini golf course thanks to Ms. Hebert and her parents who volunteered their time while here visiting.  The students really had…

Week at A Glance April 24 - 28

Week at A Glance April 24 - April 28, 2017   And my God will supply all your needs according to His riches in glory in Christ Jesus.  Philippians 4:19     Monday, April 24-Noon-Dodgeball Intramurals-Grade One Teams 1,2,3,4 Monday, April 24-1:15 p.m.-Celebration…

Mr. Aimoe's Class Learning About Meteghan

As Mr. Aimoe's class finishes up their unit on Meteghan they learned about some of the different music the community likes to participate in. Mrs. Warrener, being an East Coaster, brought in her accordion and fiddle for the kids try out. 

Teacher Appreciation Week

A huge thank you to everyone who helped School Council make Teacher Appreciation Week a success!  Parents were very generous with their donations of food and students did a great job colouring and completing the Thank You forms that went home!  Thanks…

The Eggs Have Arrived

We are excited to announce the chicken eggs have arrived and are safely tucked away in the incubator in the library.  The mother hens are Isa hens and the fathers are Barred Rock, Rhode Island Red and Easter Egger.  It typically takes 21 days for eggs…

Hip Hop for Muscular Dystrophy

We participated in the Hip Hop for Muscular Dystrophy with DJ Sabotage and Pound It Hip Hop Instructor Rico Martinez.  Our Students had a blast learning about Hip Hop and dancing the day away!  Our school raised $698.80 for this fundraiser.  Kim…

Week at A Glance April 18 - 21

Week at A Glance April 18 - April 21, 2017   Whoever confesses that Jesus is the Son of God, God abides in him, and he in God.  John 4:15   April 14th - Good Friday - No School April 17th - Easter Monday - No School     Wednesday, April 19-Chicken…

Ukrainian Dancers

A big thank you to the Kvitka Red Deer Canadian Ukrainian Dance Club students who attended the school this week and showed our Grade Two students some of their dance moves.  We also had a brief lesson about Ukrainian Dance.  Thank you so much!

Mr. Aimoe's Class Awarded Chopped Leaf Prize

Congratulations Mr. Aimoe's class for being awarded Chopped Leaf Kid's Meals for their great library skills! 

Moving on Up March Winners

Our “Moving on Up” program is sponsored by Sylvan Lake Boston Pizza.  It encourages our students to repeatedly read their Home Reading books so they effortlessly reach their reading potential. When this occurs, they are entitled to submit their…

Move Your Mood Challenge Winners

A big thank you to all of the families who participated in the Move Your Mood Challenge this winter!  Our winners have been drawn.  The Hodges Family won two day passes to Incline, the Hewson family won a one month membership to Best Body Fitness and…

Palm Sunday Liturgy

Our Kindergarten French Immersion students did a lovely job leading the Palm Sunday Liturgy Monday afternoon!  A special thank you to Mme. Nermine for sharing the beautiful cross made from woven palms by herself and other women at her church!  It was…

Library Cards

‘Card for Kids’ We are still collecting the ‘Card for Kids’ forms for our Summer Reading Program. We have reached the three-quarters mark of returned forms which will qualify students to receive a free public library membership for June, July…

Kindergarten Easter Parades

Mrs. Holst and Mrs. Tighe's Kindergarten classes sure had fun last week going to Bethany Care and The Lodge for Easter Parades.  Each student made a special Easter hat and wore it while they all sang Spring and Easter themed songs and paraded around.…

Week at A Glance April 10 - 17

Week at A Glance April 10 - April 17, 2017   I can do all things through Him who strengthens me.  Philippians 4:13   April 10-13 Teacher Appreciation Week     Monday, April 10-Noon-Dodgeball Intramurals-Grade One Teams 1,2,3,4 Monday, April 10-1:15…

Choir Spring Showcase

Our choir held an amazing performance on Wednesday night.  Much gratitude for all who attended the Spring Showcase to support our choir!   Thanks so much Mrs. Tighe and Mme Frollick for encouraging and expanding our students' love and knowledge about…

March Scholastic Book Fair

The March Book Fair was a great success.  Below is a message of gratitude from Mrs. O'Gorman...   Parents, Thank you does not express enough gratitude for your support and generosity at our book fairs. Our spring book fair rewarded us over $3200.00…

Mrs. Tighe's Class Visited Pathways Animal Clinic

A huge thank you to Pathways Animal Clinic for teaching Mrs. Tighe's Kindergarten class about caring for animals and the duties of a veterinarian!  Our students really enjoyed themselves!

Grade Two French Immersion Pen and Ink Drawings

In the Grade 2 Social Studies program, the children have been introduced to three different people groups: the Inuit of Iqaluit, the Acadians of Meteghan, and the Ukrainians who settled in the area we now know as Saskatoon.  These people groups, amongst…

Choir Spring Concert

Our choir has worked hard all year and will be showcasing their talent at a Spring Concert on Wednesday April 5, 2017 at 6:00pm in the Gathering Area.  There will be a light snack following the concert for families to have an opportunity to socialize. …

Easter Triduum 2017

2017 Prayer Walk

Staff Team Building

During the March 10, 2017 PD day our staff participated in a very fun team building activity organized by Lynda Gamroth and Toni Lassu.  We were put into teams with staff we didn't know very well and each team created a team name, which we wrote on…

Mrs. Tighe's Kindergarten Class Visits Sobeys

Mrs. Tighe's Kindergarten class has a blast visiting Sobeys on March 22!  Sobeys provided the students with an incredible experience visiting many departments!  At the bakery students watched a baker decorate a cake.  At the meat and seafood department…

First Communion Retreats

Our First Communion students attended a very fun and informative retreat on March 19 that was facilitated by Mr. Peter van Kampen.  There were many laughs and also time for reflection as the students participated in fun activities that taught them…

Pre-Kindergarten Exhibition of Learning

Each year our classes spend work hard using the Project Based Learning (PBL) model to research, study, and investigate a topic related to the curriculum.  The students then create a project and share their hard work with the school, parents, family, and…

Week at A Glance March 27 - April 7, 2017

"Whatever you do in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus."  Colossians 3:17 Friday, March 24 - NO SCHOOL - Lieu Day   March 27-31-SPRING BREAK-NO SCHOOL Monday, April 3-Noon-Extra Choir Practice-Mme. Frolick’s classroom Tuesday, April…

Mme.Glynn's Class Led Celebration

Mme. Glynn's Grade One French Immersion class did a wonderful job leading Celebration this week!  We have some great public speakers and actors in that class that did a super job teaching us all about Habit #5.  Thank you Mme. Glynn's class!

Register now for 2017-2018 school year

Are you new to Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools and wanting to register your child for the 2017-2018 school year? Grade 1-3 registration is now open.

Lost and Found

Our Lost and Found is getting quite large.  With the new season upon us we are asking parents/guardians to ensure you take some time this week to look through the items in the lost and found to claim any of your child(ren)'s items.  We will be donating…

Scholastic Book Fair

There is a Scholastic Book Fair being held in the library this week, March 22 and 23rd from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Our students have had an opportunity to browse some of the items available and will be bringing a "wish list" home.  The book fair is…

St. Patrick's Day Celebrations

I Am A Leader - Habit #5 Seek First To Understand, Then To Be Understood

At École Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic School, we recognize student leadership.  We announce the students names at an assembly and post their certificates on our I am a Leader Bulletin Board which can be seen in our Gathering Area.  This month…

Ms.McMillan's Class and Nova Scotia Lobsters

Ms. McMillan's class made a social studies connection by meeting lobsters from Nova Scotia on Friday.  A huge thank you to Sylvan Lake Sobey's for enriching our student's education!

Mrs. Gates' Class Walking to Bethany Sylvan Lake

Mrs. Gates' class enjoyed the walk over to Bethany Sylvan Lake this week.  Our students are really enjoying the opportunities they've had to connect with the residents of Bethany Sylvan Lake and the Sylvan Lake Lodge. 

Rosary Recess

Two leprechauns kindly presented our Rosary Recess program with lovely rosaries.  The program teaches students how to pray the rosary.  We appreciate and say thank you to all those involved. 

Recess Fun with Mrs. Lavallee

Week at A Glance March 20-March 24, 2017

For God so loved the world, that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish, but have eternal life.  John 3:16     Sunday, March 19-1 p.m.-4 p.m.-First Communion Retreat for First Communion Students at Our Lady of…

Practicing Emergency Procedure

Please note we will be practicing one of our Emergency Procedures today, March 17, 2017 at 9:50 a.m.  

Cards for Kids

Please ensure you return the "Cards for Kids" paper form your student(s) brought home ASAP if you haven't already done so. We ask that you return the form even if you already have a library membership.  If your student needs a new form they can get…

Lenten Penitential Services

First Communion Retreats

Attention First Communion Parents The First Communion Retreat for Students will be this Sunday, March 19, 2017, at Our Lady of the Assumption Parish from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Mr. Peter Van Kampen will be facilitating the Student Retreat.  Students…

Heavy Equipment Mechanic Visits Mrs. Holts's Kindergarten Class

Mr. Holst, a heavy equipment mechanic, visited Mrs. Holst's Kindergarten class today. He talked to the kindergarten students about the types of machines he works on, including combines, oversized haul trucks and construction equipment.  He brought…

Mrs. Sopracolle's Class Led Celebration

Mrs. Sopracolle's class did a wonderful job leading Celebration today!  Thank you to Mrs. Sopracolle and all your students and of course all of those who supported the students by being their audience!

"Moving On Up" February Winners

Congratulations to our February “Moving on Up” program winners! This program, sponsored by Sylvan Lake Boston Pizza, encourages our students to repeatedly read their Home Reading books so they effortlessly reach their reading potential. When this…

Reading Nonfiction

Mrs. O'Gorman wants to share some great tips for parents/guardians about Reading Nonfiction with their child(ren).  

Move Your Mood Week 5

The Great Big Crunch

Due to there being no school tomorrow, we celebrated The Great Big Crunch day today.  The Great Big Crunch day is a day when kids across Canada learn about healthy food and celebrate the day with a simultaneous apple crunch.  Thank you to Ms. McCarthy…

Mrs. Neilly's AM Pre-K Class Awarded Chopped Leaf Coupons

Mrs. Neilly's morning Pre-Kindergarten class were our February's winners for Chopped Leaf coupons.  Everyone in the class brought their books back for their library time. Great job students and parents!

Week at A Glance March 13-March 17, 2017

Be like-minded, be sympathetic, love one another, be compassionate and humble. 1 Peter 3:8     Sunday, March 12-Please Remember to change your clocks one hour ahead for Daylight Savings Monday, March 13-1:15 p.m.-Celebration-2nd Week of Lent-Led by…

Irish Stew Supper 2017

Day of Confessions 2017

Mrs. Holst's W/F Kindergarten Class Led 1st Week Lent Celebration

Mrs. Holst's M/F Kindergarten Class did a great job leading Celebration this week.  Thank you for all the effort you put in to make the celebration a success!

Reading Rocks Read-A-Thon Raised $4411

The Reading Rocks Read-A-Thon resulted in our students reading (or being read to) 18,240 minutes and raising $4411 for field trips.  Way to go!!  A big thank you to all of those who participated in this fundraising event!

Cpl. Halwa Visits Mrs. Holst's Kindergarten Class

Cpl. Halwa took time out of his busy schedule to visit our Kindergarten students this week.  Students were shown the tools on Cpl. Halwa's uniform and informed about what RCMP officers do.  Our students were very excited about the colouring books,…

Week at a Glance March 6-March 10, 2017

  We know that when He appears, we will be like Him, because we will see Him just as He is. 1 John 3:2  Monday, March 6-8:45 a.m. School Council Budget Meeting RESCHEDULED for Wednesday, March 22-1:00 p.m. Monday, March 6-1:15 p.m.-Celebration-1st…

Move Your Mood Week 4

Stations of the Cross

Farewell to Mrs. Baker and Welcome to Mrs. Spotter

This week we said farewell to Mrs. Baker as she left our school community and joined École Mother Teresa.  We are so grateful for all the work Mrs. Baker did at EOLRS and of course her warm smile!  We extend many blessings to her at her new school.…

Pre-K Science Family Session

The Pre-K hosted a science themed family session this week.  At the session the families explored different materials and tried many different experiments.  The favourite experiments were making a rainbow, creating a rain cloud and of course making…

Ash Wednesday Service

A big thank you to Father Les for taking time out of his very busy schedule to ensure our students had the opportunity to participate in an Ash Wednesday Service!  We are also grateful for our choir, the readers, our Faith Coaches and all the parents…

Shrove Tuesday Pancake Breakfast

Our annual Shrove Tuesday Pancake Breakfast to mark the Lenten Season was a huge success!!  This year we were so happy to serve 270 plates of pancakes and sausage.  A very big thanks goes out to Olymel, Tim Hortons and EOLRS School Council for supplying…

Ash Wednesday 2017

I am a Leader-Habit #4 Think Win Win

At École Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic School, we recognize student leadership.  We announce the students names at an assembly and post their certificates on our I am a Leader Bulletin Board which can be seen in our Gathering Area.   This month…

Big Daddy Pizza Visits Kindergarten!

As part of the Kindergarten PBL study on careers in the future, Big Daddies Pizzeria owners Craig and Trish Poirier came into to the Kindergarten English Wed/Fri classes to present to students all of the things that you need to do to run your own pizzeria. …

Pink Shirt Day

Week at a Glance February 27-March 3, 2017

This is the promise which He Himself made to us: eternal life. 1 John 2:25    Monday, February 27-8:45 a.m.-Gathering & Awards-Think Win Win Habit #4 Monday, February 27-Noon-Choir Practice-Mme. Frolick’s Classroom Tuesday, February 28-Noon-Intramurals-Handball-Grade…

Mrs. Holst's Kindergarten Class Visits the Hospital

Mrs. Holst's Tuesday/Thursday Kindergarten class visited the Pediatric Unit at Red Deer Regional Hospital. Here we are with our stuffies...each one has a hospital wristband with the stuffy's weight and length printed on it, and their stuffy also got…

Move Your Mood Week #3

Sylvan Lake Lodge Buddies visit with 1GF

Mme. Glynn's class walked to the Sylvan Lake Lodge today to play Bingo with our buddies there.

2017-2018 Enrollment Intentions École Our Lady of the Rosary School

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Learning Commons Buddies Mme. Bulger, Mme. Wiart & Mme. Basta Classes

Last week, Mme. Bulger's Grade 2 class read stories with their Learning Commons Buddies from Mme. Wiart and Mme. Basta's French Kindergarten class. Afterward, they collaborated on drawings of the stories they just read.

Mechanic Candy Lackie Visits Kindergarten

Mechanic Candy Lackie visited our English  Kindergarten classes last week. She spoke to the students and answered questions about what it's like to be a mechanic and why being a mechanic is an important job!

Zentangle Drawing in Mrs. Sopracolle's Grade 2 Class

The students in 2S had a lot of fun using form, relaxed hands and their creative minds drawing these beautiful pictures!

Week at a Glance February 20-24, 2017

We are God's handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works. Ephesians 2:10  Monday, February 20 -Family Day-NO SCHOOL Tuesday, February 21-8:45-11:40 a.m.-KEB visits Red Deer Regional Hospital Tuesday, February 21-10:00-11:00 a.m.-Sylvan Lake…

KEB2 Goes to the Dentist

Learning Common Buddies

Today, Pre-Kindergarten and Miss Kinsella's Grade 1 class we had an opportunity to meet with our Learning Common Buddies. This was our first time to meet so we got to know each other while we built puzzles.

Big News!

We are excited to announce that this summer four portables will be installed at our school. Students going into Grade 3 in September 2017 will remain at our school, instead of proceeding onto our sister-school, École Mother Teresa Catholic School. Therefore,…

Mr. Aimoe's Grade 2 Class Visit Our Bethany Buddies on Valentine's Day

Mr. Aimoe's Grade two class did not go without Valentine's this year as they got to spend an hour delivering Valentine's Day cards and reading to our friends at The Bethany Care Center. We even got a lovely performance on the piano from Ava Parker. The…

Sharing Love with our Friends!

And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these is love. 1 Corinthians 13:13

Firefighter Al Visits Kindergarten

Firefighter Allan Zimmerman came in to the Kindergarten English classes last Friday as part of their project based learning on careers and community helpers. Firefighter Al talked to the classes about fire safety and showed them all of the tools firefighters…

Our Grade 2 Canadian Travellers!

2M and 2A came together yesterday to share all their favourite things about Iqaluit ! Each class split into pairs and made slide shows. They took turns being presenters and audience members. Now we are off to our next Canadian stop..... stay tuned !…

Move Your Mood Week #2

Week 2 Challenges:Being physically active and playing active games helps your child learn basic fundamental movement skills which Being physically active and playing active games helps your child learn basic fundamental movement skills which enhances…

Reading Rocks Read-A-Thon 2017

École Our Lady of the Rosary School Council is excited to announce the start of our new fundraiser, the Reading Rocks Read-A-Thon!!!!     The proceeds from this fundraiser will be used to pay for field trips.  A few of the tentative field trips scheduled…

The 2M Scientists Are Back!!

Miss.M's scientists are back at it today! They used their knowledge of insulation and temperature to build a device to keep an ice cube frozen for two hours!! 

100 Days of School!!

Today, we celebrated 100 days of school!

Week at a Glance February 12-17, 2017

Do not merely look out for your own personal interests, but also for the interests of others. Philippians 2:4   Sunday, February 12-5:30-6:30 p.m.-First Communion Class at Our Lady of the Assumption Parish Monday, February 13-Read-A-Thon Continues-School…

Celebration led by Mme. Glynn's Garde One French Class

Our celebration was for the 5th Sunday of Ordinary time, we discussed the topic of light and where we see light in the world (sun, candles, lamps), the symbolism of light and how Jesus wants us to be the light and show His goodness and kindness to the…

RCMP Constable Smith Visits Kindergarten

Our Kindergarten classes enjoy a visit with one of our Red Deer RCMP members Constable Smith. We made police hats and sang police songs to him. We were able to hold his handcuffs, see his bullets for his gun, see his baton and it stretched out like…

Week at a Glance February 6-10, 2017

Since the creation of the world His invisible attributes, His eternal power and divine nature, have been clearly seen, being understood through what has been made. Romans 1:20       Monday, February 6-1:15 p.m.-Celebration 5th Sunday in Ordinary Time…

1GF and PREK PM Class Learning Commons Buddies

Pre-K afternoon class and Mme. Frolick's Grade 1 French class met in the Learning Commons this week and we worked on making puzzles together with our buddies.

It's Groundhog Day!

Mrs. Neilly's Pre-Kindergarten classes have been busy making their predictions on whether the groundhog sees his shadow today or not!

Move Your Mood Challenge Week 1

Our Week 1 of the challenge is off to a great start!

I am a Leader Habit #3 Put First Things First

At École Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic School, we recognize student leadership.  We announce the students names at an assembly and post their certificates on our I am a Leader Bulletin Board which can be seen in our Gathering Area.   This month…

Spotlight Auditions

Talented students are needed to perform for sponsors and the general public at the Red Deer Regional Catholic Education Foundation's Spotlight event on March 16, 2017. We are looking for current students who excel in the following areas, but not limited…

Book Character Day

Week at a Glance January 30-February 3, 2017

      He brought forth the Word of truth, so that we would be a kind of first fruits among His creatures. James 1:18           Monday, January 30-8:45 a.m.-I am a Leader Awards Habit #3 Monday, January 30-Noon-Intramurals-Floor Hockey-Grade 1…

Elementary Family Math Night

  Confused at how your child is learning math?  Did you learn it differently?   Want to know alternate ways to understand and retain math skills?   On January 25, from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm, together we will explore the connection between understanding…

Welcome Back Mrs. Shannon, Farewell Mrs. Smith

This week we said good-bye to Mrs. Smith who has been our Educational Assistant in Kindergarten English since September and welcomed back Mrs. Shannon to our school community! We wish Mrs. Smith all God's blessings as she leaves École Our Lady of the…

Mrs. Sopracolle's Class Visit Our Bethany Buddies

Week at a Glance January 22-27, 2017

Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father. JAMES 1:17 NIV       Monday, January 23-Noon-Intramurals-Floor Hockey-Grade 1 Tuesday, January 24-Noon-Intramurals-Floor Hockey-Grade 1 Wednesday, January 25-Noon- Choir-Mme.…

Inukshuk Building in Mr. Aimoe's Grade 2 Class

Mr. Aimoe's class was busy building Inukshuks and Igloos for their Iqaluitaluit unit this week! 

Sensei Doug Visits EOLRS

On Wednesday January 18th, 2017 Sensei Doug Smith came to EOLR and taught the students about Karate. The student had fun learning some self-defense techniques and even had the chance to learn some Japanese! The students learned the importance of respect…

Grade 2 Scientists!

Moving on Up Winners

Our 'Moving on Up' program is a sponsored incentive for students in our Home Reading program.  If they accelerate in their reading level during the month, they can enter their name for a draw for a free Boston Pizza Kid's Meal. This is an initiative…

Family Movie Night

Using Math While Playing Games 1F & 1G

Mme. Frolick and Mme. Glynn's grade 1 classes are starting a project that explores using math while playing games.  We are hoping that students will create their own games to solve the problem of not knowing what to do at recess.  Tracy and Valerie…

Week at a Glance January 15-20, 2017

    All things have been created through Him and for Him.  Colossians 1:16     Sunday, January 15-5:30-6:30 p.m.-1st Communion/Reconciliation class at Our Lady of the Assumption Parish Monday, January 16-Noon-Intramurals-Floor Hockey-Grade 1 Tuesday,…

Author Shane Hitchcock Coming Soon!

SAVE THE DATE: Local Author, Shane Hitchcock, will be presenting at our school on January 27, 2017 from 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. for Family Literacy Day!       Shane loves performing high energy readings that allow children to participate and escape into…

Move Your Mood Challenge

Pre-Kindergarten & Kindergarten Registration for 2017-2018

Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten online and in-school registration will start this upcoming Monday, January 9, 2017 at 8:15 a.m. Please note that parents/guardians are able to access online registration to start filling out the application for: Pre-Kindergarten…

2016

Last School Day of 2016!

What a wonderful last day shared together for the 2016 calendar year! Our staff and students dressed in Christmas sweaters and pyjamas today! Our Kindergarten students delivered more Christmas cards around to our neighbours, we had parties in all our…

Week at a Glance January 9-13, 2017

Christmas Prayer-We rejoice with all the angels of Heaven and earth to celebrate your birth, Lord Jesus, Let our hearts and voices announce your arrival, as we share with the world your glorious grace. May we never stray far from remembering the grace…

Pyjama and Movie Day

We all gathered in the gym to watch a Christmas movie in our pyjama's! The best school day EVER!

Advent Concert 2016

What an amazing evening! Thank you to everyone who had a hand in making it such a success and enjoyed by all! The students were confident, enthusiastic and eager to showcase the performance they had prepared and they all looked so darling in their holiday…

Advent Concert-Last Minute Details!

Dear Parents, We are so excited to once again to be hosting our Advent Concert at École Mother Teresa School this year.The concert will be on Wednesday, December 21 at 6:30 p.m., with doors opening at 6:00 p.m. for entrance to the concert venue. The…

Intramurals Students versus Teachers

This week our Grade 1 and Grade 2 students are playing floor hockey in intramurals against their teachers! How fun!

Celebration-4th Week of Advent-Miss Kinsella's Grade 1 Class

Miss Kinsella's class led us in the 4th week of Advent celebration on Monday afternoon. We lit the candle of love.  The students had been focusing on showing love to others as this is their gift to Jesus during Advent.

Dr. Paul Stewart Shares Stories with Our Students

Dr. Paul Stewart from our Division Office attending Mass with us this morning at Our Lady of the Assumption Parish.  After Mass, Dr. Stewart came to École Our Lady of the Rosary School to read to our students a winter story and a Christmas story complete…

Week at a Glance December 19-23

Since the creation of the world His invisible attributes, His eternal power and divine nature, have been clearly seen, being understood through what has been made. Romans 1:20 Monday, December 19- 1:15 p.m.- Celebration 4th Week of Advent- 1K Monday,…

Catholic Women's League Visit December 15

Today, when the ladies of the Catholic Women's League visited our school they taught the students about St. Francis and the Nativity.  We sang Little Drummer Boy and We Wish You a Merry Christmas! What a joy to have these ladies share their knowledge,…

Mrs. Sopracolle's Class Discovers Equalities and Inequalities

Mrs. Sopracolle's Grade 2 English class has been working on equalities and inequalities with their addition problems this week! Way to go 2S!

White Elephant Sale

Thank you to our amazing parent volunteers and our School Council members for supporting this shopping extravaganza! We so appreciate all your help in setting this event up in the Learning Commons and then supporting each one of our students in making…

Mme. Frolick's Class Recreates the Nativity Scene

Mme. Frolick's Grade 1 French class is learning about people, places and maps. They have listened to the story of the Nativity and decided to re-create the story in the library. In preparation, they compared Sylvan Lake to Bethlehem (clothing, animals,…

First Reconciliation Sacrament

Congratulations to our Grade 2 students who received the Sacrament of First Reconciliation this past Sunday. May the Lord bless you as you continue to seek Him, May you always know the peace of Jesus, the light of His love and the joy of  His life within…

Family Dance

What an AMAZING night we had with our École Our Lady of the Rosary School students and their families! We raised $309.80 for families in need and lots of food donations for our local Food Bank! D. J. Sabotage shared his musical and dance talents with…

Week at a Glance December 11-16, 2016

Praise the Lord in song, for He has done excellent things; let this be known throughout the earth. Isaiah 12:5   Sunday, December 11-5:30 p.m.-Reconciliation Classes-Our Lady of the Assumption Parish- Grade 2 candidates Monday, December 12- Noon- Basketball…

Archbishop Smith's Christmas Message to Catholic School's

Holy Family of Nazareth,grant that our familiesmay become schools of mercy,where the sting of condemnationis replaced with the tenderness of forgiveness.Joseph, husband and father,grant that all mensee in women and childrenthe dignity that is theirs,…

2B's Social Justice Project Update

Our cheque for $420 was dropped off yesterday at the Sylvan Lake Christmas Bureau.  The lady working was near tears and was so touched by the generosity shown by our school.  Madame Bulger's class had a great time delivering fruit cups for everyone…

Pre-Kindergarten Angel Family Session

Our Pre-Kindergarten students and their parents were invited to our Angel Family Session on Tuesday where they played gingerbread games, sorted Christmas bows and made beautiful angel ornaments together.  Luke 2:9,10 An angel of the Lord appeared to…

Bonjour Mme. Basta

We welcome Mme. Nermine Basta to our French Kindergarten team and our school community. She will join Mme. Theresa and Mme. Josée and our Tuesday/Thursday classes. “Therefore welcome one another as Christ has welcomed you, for the glory of God.”…

The Magic of Magnetism

This afternoon Mrs. Holst and Miss McMillan's classes came together to join in the magic of magnetism. Miss M's Grade 2 class worked hard to build fishing magnetic games with filled with fish containing kind words. They brought their buddies from Kindergarten…

2M Flying to Iqaluit

Miss McMillan's Grade 2 class took a virtual trip to Iqaluit during Social Studies class! They even arranged their chairs as if they were on a real plane!  The city of Iqaluit is located on Baffin Island at the northern end of Frobisher Bay near the…

St. Nicholas Day

Mme. Frolick's grade one French class listened to the story of St. Nicholas today and the joy of giving. The were so surprised to discover candy canes in their shoes this morning.  They are all wearing miters to reflect that St. Nicholas was a bishop.…

White Elephant Sale is coming Next Week!

Kindergarten students in Mrs. Tighe's class have been sorting, counting and bagging jewelry for the White Elephant sale. They are very excited to sell these items and raise money for families in need. The White Elephant Sale will be December 13 & 14th…

Week at a Glance December 5-9, 2016

Lord, Be with us in our school community as we prepare for your arrival. As we journey together over this Advent season, ready our hearts and minds to celebrate the coming of Our Saviour. Grant us the patience that you gave to Mary and Joseph who also…

Visiting with Father Les

Our students so enjoy their visits with Father Les and our Kindergarten students were affectionatley calling him Father Bless...what a blessing to have him a part of our school community!

Pre-Kindergarten & Kindergarten Information for 2017-2018

Registration for the 2017-2018 school year:       Pre-Kindergarten RegistrationOn December 21, 2016, parents/guardians will be able to access online registration to start filling out the application. The registration application cannot be submitted…

Pajama Day-Social Justice Project 2B

Dear: Parents          Madame Bulger’s class has decided to do a Social Justice project and wants to include the whole school.  We are looking to raise money for the Sylvan Lake Christmas Bureau to sponsor a family or two and assist them with…

Christmas Story Time

Today, Mrs. Tighe's Kindergarten class and Mr. Aimoe's Grade 2 class had a wonderful time sharing Christmas stories together in the Learning Commons.

2M Reads to Sylvan Lake Bethany Residents

Thursday, Miss McMillan's Grade 2 English class walked over to Sylvan Lake's Bethany Care Centre.  Once there there they engaged with the residents by reading Christmas stories together. It was a wonderful morning sharing across the generations a love…

Mrs. Neilly's Pre-Kindergarten Morning Class Visits Sylvan Lake Lodge

Mrs. Neilly's morning class took a short walk to the Sylvan Lake Lodge this morning. Once there they met with many of the residents where they shared stories and made a Christmas craft.  The visit was thoroughly enjoyed by our students and the residents. 

Week at a Glance November 28-December 2, 2016

    All things for which you pray and ask, believe that you have received them, and they will be granted to you. Mark 11:24 NASB         Monday, November 28-1:15 p.m.-Celebration-1st Week of Advent- Led by 1GE Monday, November 28-Noon- Basketball…

I am a Leader Awards-Habit #2

At École Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic School, we recognize student leadership.  We announce the students names at an assembly and post their certificates on our I am a Leader Bulletin Board which can be seen in our Gathering Area.    This month…

Rabbit and Bear Paws Presentation

 Rabbit and Bear Paws is for the young and the young at heart. This series is set in 1750’s colonized North America and features the comical adventures of two brothers, Rabbit and Bear Paws. Using Traditional Native Teachings and humour, the stories…

Week at a Glance November 21-15, 2016

Teach [God's commands] to your children, talking about them when you sit at home and when you walk along the road, when you lie down and when you get up. Deuteronomy 11:19 NIV     Monday, November 21-8:45 a.m.-I am a Leader Awards- Led by 2B Monday,…

Catholic Women's League Visit November 17

Today, the ladies of the Catholic Women's League from Our Lady of the Assumption Parish came to teach our students about Francis and the poor Claire's.

Celebration of Excellence Induction Ceremony, Retirement, Service and Awards

The ATA recognizes those teachers who are new to the profession or new to teaching in the province of Alberta. Lindsay Fader ATA Inductee Renee Frolick ATA Inductee Karen Glynn ATA Inductee Carmen Holst ATA Inductee           These award's recognizes…

Snowman Building at Recess

Do you want to build a snowman? Come on lets go and play! What a wonderful time all of our students had today playing in the snow and building frosty friends!

Sacred Teachings-RESPECT

Seven Sacred Grandfather TeachingsThe teachings originate from the legends of the Mohawk and represent the traditional concepts of respect and sharing that form the foundation of the Aboriginal way of life. Each teaching honors one of the basic virtues…

Mrs. Fader's Last Day & Welcome Mr. Aimoe

We are saying good-bye to Mrs. Fader today as she leaves our school community. Mrs. Fader's family will be growing from 3 members to 4 in the next few weeks! We extended many blessing to Mrs. Fader and look forward to welcoming her new addition to our…

Remembrance Day Service

Week at a Glance-November 14-18, 2016

Faithfully obey the commands I am giving you today-to love the Lord your God and to serve Him with all your heart and with all your soul.  Deuteronomy 11:13  ***We will be re-taking all class photos Monday & Tuesday due to a camera malfunction Monday,…

Moving On Up Reading Program October Winner

Boston Pizza in Sylvan Lake sponsors our ‘Moving On Up’ reading program.  When the students go up a level in their home reading, they submit a coupon and we have a monthly draw for a free Kids’ Meal personal pizza. Our first winner of the year…

Week at a Glance-November 7-11, 2016

By faith we understand that the worlds were prepared by the word of God, so that what us seen was not made out of things which are visible.  Hebrews 11:3     Sunday, November 6-Catholic Education Sunday-Our Lady of the Assumption Parish Sunday, November…

All Saint's Day Celebration

How to be an Influenza Champion

Our Librarian, Mrs. O'Gorman read books to classes this week regarding how to wash your hands and how to sneeze or cough into your arm in order to stop bad germs from making us get sick. Then they were asked to show those at home how to keep bad germs…

Happy Halloween

Week at a Glance-October 31-November 4, 2016

     Jesus said, “With people it is impossible, but not with God; for all things are possible with God.” MARK 10:27 NASB           Monday, October 31-Happy Halloween-Costumes All Day! Costume parade at 9:00 a.m. Monday, October 31-Soccer…

Habit #1- -I am a Leader Awards!

At École Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic School, we recognize student leadership.  We announce the students names at an assembly and post their certificates on our I am a Leader Bulletin Board which can be seen in our Gathering Area.     This month…

Catholic Women's League Visit EOLRS Students

The lovely ladies from the Catholic Women's League spent the day with us yesterday teaching our students through song and skits all about St. Francis of Assisi. We are honored to have these lovely ladies join us every few months during the school year…

Chromebooks have arrived!

In February 2016, School Council was asked to raise up to $11,000 to purchase 30 Chromebooks for EOLRS students.  They immediately got to work planning fundraisers with the sole purpose of raising money for Chromebooks. With the help of Brenda Moffatt…

Week at a Glance-October 24-28, 2016

    He is your praise and He is your God, who has done these great and awesome things for you which your eyes have seen. Deuteronomy 10:21             Monday, October 24-8:45 a.m.-Gathering & I am a Leader Awards Habit #1-Led by Miss McMillan’s…

Mrs. Tighe's Kindergarten Class' Fall Adventures

Please see our photos below: We haveMrs. Tighe's  Kindergarten (KEB2) class learning all about Thanksgiving with their Turkey Crowns. Layla Chernawski, Rylen Hoiland and Cooper Kowalla enjoying the beautiful fall weather on Mrs. Tighe's Fall Nature…

Week at a Glance-October 16-21, 2016

    Faith comes from hearing the message, and the message is heard through Word of Christ. ROMANS 10:17 NIV   Sunday, October 16- 5:30 p.m.Grade 2's Sacrament of Reconciliation First Meeting at École Our Lady of the Rosary School Monday, October…

Project Based Learning-Miss M's Grade 2 Class

Miss.McMillan's grade two class began their journey into Project Based Learning this year. They have begun by investigating three different types of communities. They looked at Urban, Rural and Suburban Communities, on maps, near-pod, google earth,…

Week at a Glance-October 10-14, 2016

 O Gracious God, we give you thanks for your overflowing generousity to us. Thank you for the blessing of the food we eat and especially this feast day. Thank you for our home, family and friends. Thank you for our health, our work and our play. Please…

Farewell Mrs. Miller & 2B Feast Day Celebration

Mme. Bulger's Grade 2 French Immersion class led our Feast Day celebration this morning.  It was wonderful to hear our students share what they are thankful for. We also said farewell to Mrs. Miller as she leaves our school community today to join St.…

Turkey Trot

The Turkey came to share in our Thanksgiving festivities again this year, although she is getting slower and showing signs of molting. We all met her in the gym to hear some of the cheers and do a little shaking of the drumsticks, thighs, tail and…

Kindergarten Apple Day!

Happy Apple Day! The children had a wonderful time on Apple Day!  We filled our day with apple crafts, apple counting and sorting, exploring our senses with apples and cinnamon, and we read some amazing apple themed literature.  Our classroom was also…

Terry Fox Run

Today the Students at École Our Lady of the Rosary School ran the Terry Fox Run! Every Student participated and it was a beautiful morning. All the students did an amazing job running. The staff at EOLRS are very proud of the students effort to raise…

Week at a Glance-October 3-October 7,2016

Please see below for what’s happening at École Our Lady of the Rosary School this week! Week at a Glance October 3-7     Monday, October 3-Soccer Intramurals-Grade 1 Tuesday, October 4-School Council Meeting at 8:45 a.m. Tuesday, October 4-Soccer…

FNMI-Seven Sacred Teachings

Today's celebration incorporated the concepts of respect and sharing that form the foundation of the Native American way of life.  This is built around the seven natural laws , or sacred reachings.  Each teaching honours one of the basic virtues intrinsic…

Week at a Glance-September 26-September 30, 2016

            Please see below for what’s happening at Ecole Our Lady of the Rosary School this week!  Week at a Glance-September 26th-September 30th.   Wednesday, September 28th- FNMI Sacred Teachings Celebration at 9:00 a.m. Friday, September…

Canadian Parents for French

AGM Notice Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 at 7:00pm École Camille J. Lerouge School Learning Commons The Red Deer Canadian Parents for French Chapter needs your help to stay in existance.  Board members are urgently required if parents want to have…

Week at a Glance-September 19-September 23, 2016

Please see below for what’s happening at Ecole Our Lady of the Rosary School this week!   Week at a Glance-September 19-September 23,2016.   Monday, September 19th-Stone Soup Celebration at 8:45 a.m. in the Gathering Area. All parents are welcome…

Crosswalk Safety!

Good Morning Parents...please drop off near the playground  when dropping off in the morning. Please have your children  use the crosswalk on the south side of the school in that location.  Our bus drivers and supervisors have expressed concern…

New Bell Times for 2016-2017 Year!

Welcome Back everyone! Just a gentle reminder for the 2016-2017 school year our bell time have changed: First Bell 8:20 a.m. Classes start 8:24 a.m. Outside supervision begins at 8:15 a.m.

Register for the 2016-2017 School Year

Register now for the 2016-2017 school year! To see the school boundary map, click here. Click on the links below to download the forms needed to register: Pre-Kindergarten Kindergarten Grades 1-2 Once you have completed filling in the forms, please…