School News

2015

Christmas party invitation

Christmas is coming! Canada Homestay Network,Red Deer Public and Red Deer Catholic International Student programs invite all international students and host families to a Christmas party on Saturday,Dec 5.  There will be games,fun and of course some…

Nakiska Ski Trip Decemeber 12

Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools International Services and Red Deer Public International Services are organizing a joint a one day ski trip to Nakiska on Saturday, December 12 from 5:45 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.  To register, please complete the Nakiska…

Think Globally Art Contest

Students in Kindergarten to Grade 12 are invited to participate in the Think Globally Art Contest to highlight Alberta’s relationship with Japan. Student artwork entries are requested by January 15, 2016. Click here for more information. 

Student Photo Contest

Current international students studying with us are invited to participate in a fun photo "contest"! Winners will be randomly selected and not "judged". Be sure to submit some photos through Instagram, Twitter, Facebook or by email for your chance to…

Drumheller Trip October 2015

On October 22, international students explored Drumheller and the Royal Tyrrell Museum. It was a wonderful day!

October 22 Field Trip

A reminder of the field trip Thursday, October 22 for our international students. We will be leaving the school at 8:30 am and returning at 3:30 pm. Please meet at the front entrance of Notre Dame by the main office. Please make sure you are dressed…

Drumheller Field Trip

All international students are welcome to come on the Drumheller field trip on October 22. If you are interested, please fill out the Drumheller field trip form and return it to your International Student School Coordinator by October 19.

International Student Welcome Dinner

You’re invited to the École Secondaire Notre Dame High School International Student Welcome Dinner. Come out and enjoy some fun games, food and meet some new friends! Location: École Secondaire Notre Dame High School (50 Lees Street, Red Deer) Time…

Ski dates finalized

We finalized the dates for 2 International Student mountain ski trips with Red Deer Public School international students. We will be going to Nakiska resort on Dec. 12 and Sunshine resort in Banff on March 5. There will be more details as we get closer…

Important dates coming up

Two important events are coming up: 1) International Student and Host Family Welcome BBQ on October 14.We invite international students and their host families to a welcome bbq on Oct 14 at Ecole Notre Dame High School. Spefic details will be sent out…

Congratulations!

We have a winner! We randomly drew from the entries received for photo contest and we wish to say congratulations to the Foster family! We will arrange for them to receive a $25.00 iTunes gift card. Thank you to all of the families who entered the photo…

Photo contest!

ONE MORE WEEK TO GO! WE WOULD LOVE MORE PHOTOS FROM HOMESTAY PARENTS AND STUDENTS Check it out! We are hosting a little photo contest! All current International Students and Homestay families are encouraged to send us photos, such as when they arrived…

Canada Education Fair

Our international student services manager, Rick Foret, will be attending the Edu Canada /FPP education fair in São Paulo on September 19/20. Students from Brazil make up the second largest number of international students studying in our schools since…

Homestay information guide 2015-16

The following homestay guide was shared with parents at the CHI host information night on September 9th. It is intended to guide parents with information and ideas in hosting students. For more information please conatct Sabrina,CHI homestay coordinator…

Tony Melendez Concert Tuesday Sept 8

Students and host families are invited to watch the Tony Melendez concert (see attachment) at St. Mary's Church on Tuesday,Sept 8th at 7:00 pm. It is free.  It is an optional event.

Orienation booklets and presentation

Over the past week information was shared with new international students regarding key contacts,information and forms. In addition to maps,medical cards and tourism guides it is hoped the information gives the student basic information for the adjusting…

Homestay information night for Canada Homestay International parents

Canada Homestay International(CHI) invites host parents to an information meeting on September 9th at 7:00 pm. Canada Homestay International(CHI) parents from Red Deer Catholic Schools and Red Deer Public Schools are encouraged to attend. A variety of…