School News


Remembrance Day Submissions..looking for

Students to bring in pictures in addition to a little summary of those people in their family who have served in any of the wars or peacekeeping missions.  All submissions can be handed into the office no later than November 3.  

Trickster Theatre

Trickster Theatre will spend a week with St Martin in residency where each class will spend time daily with one of their theater artists. In the end result, students will create an original theatrical piece to perform on Friday that follows the theme…

ADmazing coupon books available at the school office

Books will be available for sale until October 31, 2017.

Operation Education Fundraiser

Submit your Boston Pizza Receipts from Sep 1 to Dec 31, 2017. Our school will earn 5% cash back on submitted receipts. Proceeds will go towards Social Justice.

Trickster Theatre

St. Martin de Porres is excited to welcome Trickster Theatre to our school from October 23-27.   Click here for more information  

School Photos - October 11

Oct 11 - Photos for KWF to Gr. 5 Oct 12 - KTT

Hot Lunch Program

First Hot Lunch is Monday, Oct 16 Click here for information on how to register Go to to order hot lunches  

Food Donations Welcome

Our school collects non-perishable food items year-round.  The collected food is taken to Sacred Heart Parish in support of the St. Vincent de Paul Society.  Thank you for your continued support!

School Photos

Oct 11 & 12. More info to come home next week.

Orange Shirt Day - Fri, Sep 29

Every Child Matters/Orange T-shirt Day Orange Shirt Day is an opportunity for First Nations, local governments, schools and communities to come together in the spirit of reconciliation and hope for generations of children to come.

Alberta Culture Days event at RDC

Grade 1-5 students will be attending a performance on the morning of Fri, Sep 29 at the Red Deer College as part of Alberta Culture Days. This theatrical performance allows students to access the actor & Magician Steve Harmer with a question and answer…

Mexico need us!

Our school is collecting donations for Mexico. Donations will be accepted at the school until Thu, Sep 28, 2017. Looking for the following: Clothes Shoes Towels Diapers Feminine hygiene products Tooth brushes Air mattresses Blankets Tarps Cots Toys

Sep 28 - Year opening Mass

Please join us Sep 28, 2017 @ 11:15 am Sacred Heart Church

No School - Fri, Sep 22

Reminder: No school on Friday, Sep 22. Staff professional development day.

QSP Magazine Fundraiser - Deadline extended to Sep 29, 2017

All orders must be submitted by 9:00 am on Sep 29.

School Council Fundraiser

Dawe Run-Grades 4/5 (September 19)

Note to parents: Because of construction at Bower Ponds the finishing area of the Dawe Run will be different this year.   There are very limited parent parking spaces, at the new parking lot, near Cronquist House.  The students will be finishing the…

Reconciliation and Eucharist Registration

All those registering for 1st Reconciliation/1st Eucharist MUST register online  at St. Mary's  or Sacred Heart  AND attend a Parent Orientation Registration Session   Click here for more info…

School Council Meeting - Sep 11, 2017

Please join us for school council meeting being held September 11 from 7 to 8 pm.

Student Agendas

Student agendas are made available to all students in Grade 1 to 5 for a cost of $10 each. If you have not already done so could you please forward your payment to the school office or come in and pay by credit or debit. Thank you.

Toonies for Terry - September 15

During Mindset on Sep 11 students will be introduced to the Terry Fox story and learn how Terry was a person with a growth mindset and grit to push for his dreams.   On Friday, Sep 15, Run Day, students are asked to bring a toonie with all proceeds…

Attention Parents: We need your support!

Your child has come home with a package of information on our School Council Fundraiser. Please help by sharing our project with your friends and family! Money and order forms are due: Sep 21, 2017 SCHOOL ONLINE ID CODE: 4986873 Go to:

ADmazing coupon books available at the school office

Pick up your coupon book at the school office. $20/book with 50% of funds remaining at the school Available until October 31, 2017

Friendship Meal - Sunday September 24

School council is looking for volunteers for the Friendship Meal at Sacred Heart Church. Please contact Shirley at 403-848-4404 if you are able to come out and help. Thank you.

Alberta Child Health Benefit

School Fees

We will no longer be collecting school fees. However we will be collecting $10 for student agendas. School clothing will also be available for purchase through the school.

Administrator's Message

WELCOME BACK! Read message from Administration here A Reminder: Please return Summer Reading Books

Meet the Staff

When: August 31, 2017  - 8:45-9:15 am Where: St. Martin de Porres School Please bring you children to school, on their very first day, and spend a few minutes meeting the staff that will be working with your child's class. There will be muffins and…

Dental Health

News update

June 28 - Assembly @ 1:15 - School Spirit Day - come dressed  in your school clothing June 29-  No school for students June 30—Report card pick-up day. No busses will be running.   Thank you to School Council for the much appreciated  treats last…

Grade 5 fundraiser a success!

After learning about Children Who Work earlier this term, grade 5 classes decided that they would raise money for a social justice project with Plan Canada to help children who are not as fortunate as most children in Canada. As a result, and with the…