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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…

Information on Summer Activities in Red Deer area for this summer

Summer calendars are out: June, July & August!  Explore Summer info activity guide as well as a non-exhaustive list of camps, day camps, and VBS in the area

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Carnival - June 22, 2017

Event Details Come one, come all to our “Under the Big Top” evening on Thursday, June 22, 2017, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Some of the activities include bouncy houses, face painting, a cake walk, popcorn, snow cones, cotton candy and many other fun, exciting…

Yearbook Order Deadline is June 14

  Order your 2016-2017 yearbook here ID Code: 1275117  

Ice Cream Day Sale - June 26

Explore Red Deer and area this summer

  Click here to Explore Red Deer & area activities Click here for information on regional Summer Day Camps, Vacation Bible Schools and Overnight Camps  

Kindergarten Registration

Cookie Sale - Fri, Jun 16

Cookie Sale Friday at noon.  $0.25@.  Sponsored by grade 5 classes to raise money for Plan Canada (Social Justice)

School supplies for 2017-2018

School supply list are now available. You can order online, submit your order to the school office before June 16, 2017 or use the list to purchase on your own. Click here for more information. 

Spring Showcase

To all our families: we are looking forward to seeing you all tomorrow night for our Spring Showcase at Notre Dame High School from 6-8 pm.  

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…

Plant Sale Fundraiser

You have until May 10 to submit your plant order form. Click here for more information.

Assembly and Tacky Tourist Day

Please join us for our monthly assembly on Fri, May 28 @ 2:45. Theme is Tacky Tourist.

School Clothing Orders

If you would like to order school clothing we are putting in another order this month.  Please submit the attached form to the school office, with your payment by April 24!  There are size samples at the school if you are unsure of sizing. School…

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 1-5 registration is now open.

Canada 150 Celebration - Wed, Mar 1

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…

Celebrate Family Literacy Day on January 27, 2017

Inviting family and friends to join us to read with students from 2:30 to 3:30 PM.

Move Your Mood Family Challenge

January 20 is the deadline to register for the Move Your Mood Family Challenge. Go to Sign up NOW!

Kindergarten Registration for 2017-2018

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: Kindergarten Registration…


Assembly - Dec 23

Please join us for our monthly assembly at 2:30 pm. Theme is Ugly Christmas Sweater/PJ Day

Third week of Advent Celebration

Please join us Dec 16 @ 2 PM as we continue to prepare for the Nativity of Jesus at Christmas.

Advent Mass -

Join us and celebrate the second week of advent on Friday, Dec 9 - 11:15 am @ Sacred Heart Church

Advent Celebration

First Week of Advent Celebration taking place Dec 2 @ 2 pm

Poinsettia Delivery

Poinsettias will be available for pick-up starting at 2:15 pm on Monday, Dec 5

School Council Poinsettia Sale

Reminder that orders are due on Nov 24, 2016. Thank you in advance from school council for your continued support.

Servus Free Family Fun Nights at Alberta Sports Hall of Fame and Museum

Enjoy free access on the first Wednesday of every month from 6 to 8pm. Each month will have a different theme with activities and demonstrations: October – What's Behind Closed Doors          Get an up close and personal tour of the museum collections

No school for students - Oct 28,2016

Staff will be attending PD on Friday.

School Photos

Proofs coming home with your child today. You have until Nov 1 to submit you order to the school office or place your order online. Retakes are Nov 8. Please have your child bring their proofs to the photographer for retakes.

ADmazing $avings Books

Books will be available at the school office until the end of Oct. Please help support our school by purchasing one, $20/book. 50% of the proceeds stay at the school. Thank you for your continued support.

School Clothing orders

Deadline for orders has been extended to September 30, 2016.

Students paint Little Free Libraries

As a part of National Literacy Day, students at our school painted Little Free Libraries, which will then be distributed throughout the community. Little Free Libraries are wooden boxes containing free books. People in the community are able to access,…

Meet the Staff Evening & Unveiling of our New Logo

Please join us on Wed, Sep 7 at 7:00 pm

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: Kindergarten Grade 1-5 Once you have completed filling in the forms, please bring the documentation…

Year end Assembly

Please join us June 24 @ 2 PM in the school gym for our final assembly this year. Theme is TACKY TOURIST!

Year end Mass

Please join us for year end mass at Sacred Heart Church on June 23 @ 11:15 AM. Grade 5 Farewell to follow.

Register now for September 2016!

Registration is open for the 2016-2017 school year. Register now by visiting

2015-2016 Yearbooks

Deadline to order yearbooks is June 17, 2016. Order here

Fundraising for Fort McMurray

Our neighbourhood Fas Gas has generously donated Jumbo Freezes which we will be selling at lunch recess on Wed, May 11  $1/eachwith proceeds going to the Red Cross Relief for Fort McMurray

May 4 - Hats on for Mental Health & Star Wars Dress up Day

Rainbow Day

Please join us on Friday, Apr 29 @ 2:30 pmRainbow Day Assembly Kindergarten - Red    Grade 1 - Orange   Grade 2 - Yellow     Grade 3- GreenGrade 4 - Blue     Grade 5 - Purple

School Council Meeting

Reminder: School council mtg this evening at 7:00 PM

RDCRS READS Summer Reading Program

Our school is excited to participate in the 2016 RDCRS READS Summer Reading Program! This award-winning program is designed to eliminate summer reading loss and foster a love of reading through continued access to books. Students going into Grade 2…

Have a Blessed Easter

School Office will be closed from Friday, March 25 to April 3, 2016. Have a wonderful Easter!

Feedback & Intention Form

A reminder: Please complete the form which came home with your child's report card and return to school office by April 8, 2016. Thank you Click here for copy of form

The Great Big Crunch

Bring your fruit or vegetable to school  for the The Great Big Crunch at 12:14  pm tomorrow, March  9.

Family Fun Night

January 15, 2016 Family Skate at Westpark Community Rink (across from St. Martin’s)  from 6:00 - 8:00 pm. Join us for hot chocolate and cookies at  St. Martin’s School gym from 7:00 - 8:30 pm $5.00/family

Kindergarten Registration

New! Parents/Guardians wishing to register their child for our 2016-2017 Kindergarten program now have the option to do so online or in person. Online registration application can be submitted today! Also, registration can be completed in person. If…


Family Fun Night - postponed

Postponed until Jan 15, 2016

Comprehensive Music Pilot Program

The Comprehensive Music Program is designed to expose elementary school students to all facets of music, including singing, listening, moving, reading, writing, creating music and playing all types of instruments. This multi-faceted program gives students…

T-Shirt order forms went home today

Please submit your order forms by Dec 2. Another apportunity will be available to submit orders in the new year.

Monday, Nov 30 - Theme Day - Twin/Triplet Day

Poinsettia Pickup

Poinsettia's will be available for pick-up starting at 2:00 PM on Dec 1.

Thank you for your support.

Thank you for your poinsettia orders. Delivery will be on December 1.    Also a reminder to pick up your raffle tickets at the school office. Tickets are sold in books of 10/$5 each a total of $50. Please pre-pay at time of pick-up. Draw date is December…

Bottle Drive

School Council will be holding a  Bottle DriveMon, Nov 9 & Tue, Nov 10 from 5 - 7 PM We appreciate your help in supporting School Council and especially in helping to raise funds for St. Martin de Porres School's production of Narnia!

Poinsettia Sale Fundraiser

Click here to view information and order forms for School Council's Poinsettia Fundraiser

Raffle tickets available

Tickets can now be picked up at the school office.    

Monday is Black & Orange Day!

Assembly at 11:45 AM - Theme is Black & Orange Day

Parent Council Meeting

Reminder: Parent Council meeting is being held tonight @ 7:30 PM

Raffle Tickets coming next week

Tickets will be available at the school office next week.  Check your e-mail for more information. School Council thanks you in advance for your support.

Milk Program

St.Martins de Porres School Council E-News Hello Parents, Our Milk program is up and running again for this year. It has been set up with the same system used with hot lunches. It will be assigned with the month and milk orders right behind it to differentiate…

Helping those in need.

Please consider bringing a food donation to school to help support those in need this Thanksgiving.

Monday Assembly at 11:45

Please join us for Assembly on Mon, Sep 28 at 11:45. Kick off for our 7 - Habits, The Leader in Me. Monday is also "CRAZY, TIE, HAT & HAIR DAY!                                     


Heritage Ranch/Bower Bonds Tue, Sept 22. Run begins at 11:30 AM.

School Council Mtg.

Please join us for School Council Mtg. on Sep, 21 @ 7 PM


STUP Books for 2015/2016 are now available at the school office. They are $20. Thank you in advance for your support.

Meet the Staff Evening

Parents and students, please join us on Sep, 10 @ 7 PM and meet our staff.

School supplies are here

If you ordered school supplies they are now at the school. They can be picked up from 8:00 PM to 4:00 PM everyday from now until Aug 31 except for Friday, Aug 28. The office will be closed from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM on that day.


New student registration starts August 24 at St. Martin de Porres School. See links below for registration information and to download forms needed to register: Kindergarten Grades 1 - 5 Classes start on September 1.