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Easter Message

April 08, 2020
We are Regina Catholic Schools. Currently Closed. Continually Learning. Constantly Praying. When Jesus had received the wine, he said, "It is finished." Then he bowed his head and gave up his spirit. John 19:30
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We entered Holy Week during what has undoubtedly been one...
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Supplemental Learning

March 30, 2020

As the operational "pause" in our schools comes to an end, our school administration and staff are busy working on supplemental learning opportunities for your child. You can expect your child's classroom teacher to reach out to your family early this week to provide more information about the learning...
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Learning Update

March 27, 2020

March 27, 2020
Dear Families;
Thank you all for your patience this week as we took a "pause" in educational operations as directed by the provincial government. We hope you are well. We pray our collective efforts have made a difference, and continue to help stop the spread...

Help Available

March 26, 2020

If you or someone you know needs help during this pandemic, please know that there are places you can go. The City of Regina is working with the provincial government and many non-profit organisations to address critical needs in our city. The primary concerns are food security and safe shelter. 

Theodore Court Case Appeal Decision

March 25, 2020

On March 25, 2020, we received some very good news: the Saskatchewan Court of Appeal ruled in  favour  of the appeal of the Theodore case in a unanimous decision. This decision overturns the 2017 ruling that sought to restrict public funding for students who choose to attend Catholic schools in Saskatchewan...
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Update on School Closures

March 25, 2020

Dear Families;
Thank you for staying informed and keeping us in your prayers. We appreciate that so many of you joined us as we watched faith leaders in Regina share scripture and pray together at noon today.
We are still in 'pause' mode until Friday, and looking forward to working...
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March 24, 2020

Dear Families;
We pray you are all well and making family memories to bring a bright light into a somewhat dark time. It's important to remember our playgrounds should be as empty as our classrooms. Playground equipment is not cleaned regularly and the COVID-19 virus could be present on...
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Family Letter from Response Planning Team

March 22, 2020
As we settle into this new reality, we thank you for following the guidelines for health and safety. In general, thorough hand washing and social distancing are highly recommended by the Saskatchewan Health Authority.
It's important to remind all families that the term "social distancing" means to stay away from others....
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Help Available

March 20, 2020

​It's okay to not be okay. These are difficult times. Here are some places you can reach out to for support if needed.

Kids Help Phone Kids Help Phone is Canada's only 24/7, national support service. We offer professional counselling, information and referrals and volunteer-led, text-based support to young...
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School Closures: Update March 19 4:30PM

March 19, 2020

March 19, 2020, 4:30 PM
With prayers for health and safety, beginning tomorrow, Friday, March 20, 2020, at the direction of the Saskatchewan Government, we will close our schools to help reduce the spread of COVID-19.
From Friday, March 20 until Friday, March 27, we will pause all school...

From the Archdiocese of Regina

March 19, 2020

March 18, 2020
Dear brothers and sisters in Christ of the Archdiocese of Regina,
Grace and peace to you in our Lord Jesus Christ.
In this challenging time, it is as important as ever for the Church to be close to the People of God, and I want to...
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School Closures: Update March 18

March 18, 2020

March 18, 2020, 12:30 PM
Thank you for your patience and understanding as we prepare for our schools to close indefinitely beginning Friday, March 20, 2020 to help reduce the spread of COVID-19.
The Saskatchewan Government instructed us to pause all educational operations from Friday, March 20 to Friday, March...
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Update on COVID – 19 and School Closures

March 16, 2020

March 16, 2020, 2:40 PM We thank you for your patience and understanding as we work through this rapidly changing environment. You have likely heard the latest news outlining restrictions and guidelines for COVID – 19 for the country and the province. Please visit for more details, including directions for...
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School Closures

March 16, 2020

March 16, 2020, 11:20 AM
Dear Families and Staff;
We thank you for your continued calm, and for staying informed. We are in regular communication with the Ministry of Education, Saskatchewan Health Authority, and the Chief Medical Officer. Please check for the most current information.
The government announced school closures...
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Updates in Reaction to COVID-19

March 13, 2020
​ March 13, 2020
We thank everyone for remaining calm with the frequently changing information regarding the COVID-19 virus. Please continue to rely on the Saskatchewan Health Authority website ( for accurate and up to date information as we move forward. The Regina Catholic School Division's Pandemic Team will provide updates...

Response to COVID-19

March 12, 2020

March 12, 2020
While there are currently no confirmed cases of COVID-19 in our city, or in our schools, Regina Catholic Schools is working on its planning to minimize any potential impact on our student and staff. Our Pandemic Planning Team is working with public health officials and the...
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Important: Restriction of Services

March 09, 2020

March 9, 2020
The Government of Saskatchewan and the Saskatchewan Teachers' Federation (STF) have been unable to negotiate a new agreement. The Regina Catholic School Teachers' Association (RCSTA) and STF have given us notice that teachers will withdraw their voluntary services.  The notice given to the Regina Catholic School Division...

Almsgiving for Lent

March 05, 2020

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Board of Trustees Newsletter

March 02, 2020
Greetings from the Regina Catholic School Division Board of Trustees!

We are now in the season of Lent, and we look forward to journeying with all our students and families toward the miracle of Easter and the Resurrection of our Lord, Jesus Christ.
"Lent is a time of grace, a...

Feb 12-March 3 News

February 12, 2020

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Feb 4-11, 2020 Memo

February 05, 2020


Family Literacy Night

February 05, 2020

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Board of Trustees Newsletter

February 03, 2020
Greetings from the Regina Catholic School Division Board of Trustees!
As we enter February, we look forward to more learning, honouring St. Valentine by showing love and friendship to one another, and spending Family Day with those closest to us! "Beloved, since God loved us so much, we also ought to...

Jan 28, 2020 News

January 30, 2020

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Jan 14, 2020 News

January 23, 2020


Extreme Weather

January 15, 2020

Regina Catholic Schools' policy is to cancel all transportation services when the temperature hits -45 or colder according to Environment Canada as of 6:00 am.  That means yellow school buses, paratransit, and cabs.  If this is the case, all extra curricular activities are also cancelled for the day. 
We anticipate...
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January 14, 2020
Thank you for keeping yourself informed by checking the web-site often.

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Pizza Fundraiser

January 09, 2020
Please support Mrs. Brassard and her Grade 6 class fund raise for an exciting class trip.  During the month of January 2020
Tuesdays and Thursdays only
SENIOR end students only
BRING YOUR OWN LUNCH!  This is only a treat and there may not be enough...
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Board of Trustees Newsletter

January 03, 2020
Greetings from the Regina Catholic School Division Board of Trustees!

A new year is here, and we welcome 2020 with excitement as we enjoy the Christmas season. Welcome back to school!
"Ask, and it will be given you; search, and you will find; knock, and the door will be...

Dec 17, 2019 News

December 20, 2019

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Newsletter - Dec 2, 2019

December 06, 2019

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Board of Trustees Newsletter

December 02, 2019
Greetings from the Regina Catholic School Division Board of Trustees!  
This month, as Advent begins, so too does a new liturgical calendar. We now enter Year A, and four weeks of reflection and waiting.
The beginning of the good news about Jesus the Messiah, the Son of God, as...
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Nov 26, 2019 News

November 26, 2019


StudentAchieve Parent Portal

November 12, 2019
​ As of November 12, 2019, we will be opening our Gr 1-8 StudentAchieve Parent Portal.  It is essentially an on-going digital report card.   A printed copy will not be sent home in November. The Parent Portal offers a comprehensive, timely, accurate, and informative digital summary of your child's progress in...
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Lest we forget...

November 07, 2019
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November 07, 2019
​ ​​ Book yours today - just click the following link to get started Conference booking instructions (eng).pdf

Dental Health

November 05, 2019

A Saskatchewan Health Authority, Oral Health Professional will be in your school November 25-28, 2019. Please watch for consents coming home with your child offering the Fluoride Varnish program to Pre-Kindergarten, Kindergarten students and Dental Sealant Program to students in Grade 1 with follow up in Grade 2. The oral...
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Board of Trustees Newsletter

November 03, 2019
​ Greetings from the Regina Catholic School Division Board of Trustees! This month we remember those who have left this earth for everlasting life as we mark All Saints Day and All Souls Day. I pray that you may have the power to comprehend, with all the saints, what is the...
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Lest We Forget...

October 31, 2019
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October 15, 2019
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FAMILY NIGHT Oct 24 6-7:30

October 15, 2019

Board of Trustees Newsletter

October 01, 2019
​ Greetings from the Regina Catholic School Division Board of Trustees! October brings us to a month of Thanksgiving. "You will say in that day: I will give thanks to you, O Lord, for though you were angry with me, your anger turned away, and you comforted me."   Isaiah 12:1...
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Sept 20, 2019 School News

September 20, 2019
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2019-2020 School Year Calendar

September 20, 2019

Board of Trustees Newsletter

September 03, 2019
Greetings from the Regina Catholic School Division Board of Trustees!   Welcome back to school! We're so happy to begin another year of learning, praising God, and growing together. "For where two or three are gathered in my name, I am there among them."   Matthew 18:20 The start of a...

Board of Trustees Newsletter

June 03, 2019
​ Greetings from the Regina Catholic School Division Board of Trustees! Welcome to the final month of the school year! We know June is coming, but every year, this month and all the many activities it brings seems to arrive as a surprise. "Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving...
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What's On This Week?

May 16, 2019
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Moving in Faith 2019

May 06, 2019
Registration is on now for Moving in Faith 2019! This is our tenth annual Moving in Faith event, and we can't wait! Register h​ere, and join us for a 2K or 5K route, plus lots of family fun including face painting, dino bouncers, balloon animals, soccer, taekwondo, yoga, and a FREE...
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Parent Night: Guest Speaker Tony Dalton

May 06, 2019
​All parents ​and guardians are invited to hear from guest speaker Tony Dalton. He will speak on Wednesday, May 15, 6:00pm - 7:30pm at Miller Comprehensive Catholic High School. Please RSVP to 306-751-4647 or to confirm your attendance.  Tony Dalton - Poster FINAL.pdf

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Board of Trustees Newsletter

May 01, 2019
Greetings from the Regina Catholic School Division Board of Trustees!
  "Who then is the one who condemns? No one. Christ Jesus who died—more than that, who was raised to life—is at the right hand of God and is also interceding for us."   Romans 8:34 Our prayers were answered,...

Grand Prize Winner!!

April 24, 2019
​ The Regina Catholic School Division was makes the 2019 Grand Prize Winner of the Follett Challenge!!! We can’t wait to celebrate more after the break, but took some time to share the news during the holiday! Congrats to the whole Tinker Tub team: Leader Sherry Chase, Genna Rodriguez, Jillian Laursen, Kyle Webb,...

CEC Centralization Message

April 16, 2019
Please see the correspondence below from your Board of Trustees. CEC Centralization Message to Families April 16, 2019.pdf
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Education Engagement Survey

April 12, 2019

  Dear Partners in Education,
A new online survey has been launched inviting Saskatchewan residents to provide their input into the future of education. In addition to the meeting opportunities we are facilitating to gain input, we encourage all staff, students and parents to provide their input by taking...
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What's On This Week?

April 06, 2019
​What's happening from April 12-19.
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My Children, My Decision

April 05, 2019

A letter from one of our non-Catholic families on why they chose a Catholic, faith-based education for their children.
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April Calendar

April 01, 2019
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Board of Trustees Newsletter

April 01, 2019
​Greetings from the Regina Catholic School Division Board of Trustees! ​​

Where should we fix our gaze along the journey of Lent? On the Crucifix. Jesus on the Cross is the compass of life that points us to H​eaven. ~ Pope Francis
We continue to journey through Lent,...
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What's On This Week?

March 28, 2019
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My Children, My Decision

March 25, 2019
​ The following is a letter from a teacher and parent in the Regina Catholic School Division. Dear Director of Education Domenic Scuglia, The choice to move my children to the Catholic division was a conscious one, however, after comparing my own professional experience of both public and Catholic schools it...
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Board of Trustees Newsletter

March 01, 2019
Greetings from the Regina Catholic School Division Board of Trustees!   As the days get longer, we can sense the promise of spring. As Christians, we are hope-filled people. It is the hope that the cold winter weather breaks to allow our families and children to enjoy the outdoors. As a...
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Financial Literacy Presentation

March 01, 2019
​Date: March 20, 2019 Time: 7pm to 8:30 pm Location: Catholic Education Center - Gratton Room 3120 - 14th Ave. (south side entrance) Registration Required - Limited Seating
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March Calendar of Events

February 20, 2019

Board of Trustees Newsletter

February 01, 2019
Greetings from the Regina Catholic School Division Board of Trustees! The church sometimes has locked itself up in small things, in small-minded rules. The most important thing is the first proclamation: Jesus Christ has saved you. ~Pope Francis
Through the darkness and cold of winter, the days are now becoming...
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What's On This Week?

January 21, 2019
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Make the Regina Catholic School Division a Winner!

January 21, 2019
​The Regina Catholic School Division is in the running to win $60,000, and we need your support to win!   We entered the Follett Challenge, a program which rewards schools for applying technology, content and creativity in ways that engage students, foster literacy and promote critical thinking. As part...
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Board of Trustees Newsletter

January 03, 2019
Greetings from the Regina Catholic School Division Board of Trustees!
Happy New Year, and a very Merry Christmas to those who celebrate the birth of Jesus according to the Byzantine Rite! We pray 2019 brings our families peace, joy, and happiness as we continue to walk together with our Lord...

Advent Service Projects

December 09, 2018
​ ​The students at St Francis Community School are donating their time and talents to support our community and children around the world.  Click below to see all of our classroom Advent projects. Service Projects.pdf
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Board of Trustees Newsletter

December 03, 2018
​Greetings from the Regina Catholic School Division Board of Trustees!
This month as Advent begins, so too does a new liturgical calendar. We now enter Year C, and four weeks of reflection and waiting. The days are surely coming, says the Lord, when I will fulfill the promise I made...
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December Calendar

November 22, 2018
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February Break Wellness Camp

November 19, 2018
Looking for something to do during the February break?  Mrs.  Hegi is hosting a Wellness Camp Feb 19 to 22nd.  Click on the links below for registration information.  Early Bird pricing ends on December 3rd.
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DQ Fundraiser Lunch

November 16, 2018
​Mr. McCulloch’s grade 6/7 class are hosting a DQ lunch.  All proceeds from this fundraiser will go to Christmas hampers.   Orders are due Monday, November 26th.   
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November Calendar of Events

November 05, 2018
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Weekly Memo - Nov. 2

November 02, 2018
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Parents Matter

November 02, 2018
​Helen Pearson describes the factors in childhood that predict success later in life.  
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Board of Trustees Newsletter

November 01, 2018
Greetings from the Regina Catholic School Division Board of Trustees!
As a school division, we spent October being grateful and celebrating Thanksgiving. In November, we remember and pray. November 1st is All Saints Day, when we honour and pray to our Saints in heaven; and November 2nd is All Soul’s...
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Donate Your Skates!

October 28, 2018
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Weekly Memo - Oct 29

October 22, 2018
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Distinguished Alumni Nominations

October 05, 2018
The Regina Catholic School Division theme is, "Let Your Light Shine." This theme is based on Matthew 5:16, which says, "In the same way, let your light shine before others, so that they may see your good works and give glory to your Father in heaven." We believe our almuni are...

Board of Trustees Newsletter

October 02, 2018
Greetings from the Regina Catholic School Division Board of Trustees!   While September brought us a busy and happy start to the new school year, we now enter the month of Thanksgiving. Yes, it comes with a holiday and a wonderful opportunity to spend time with loved ones. It also provides...
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October Calendar

September 14, 2018
​What's happening at St. Francis School!
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Board of Trustees Newsletter

September 07, 2018
Greetings from the Regina Catholic School Division Board of Trustees! Welcome to a new school year! We are thrilled to welcome back so many students, and honoured to welcome our new students to the Regina Catholic Schools family. For where two or three are gathered in my name, I am there...
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Drop Your Backpack - Thursday at 5:30

August 28, 2018
"Drop Your Backpack" on Thursday, August 30 th from 5:30 – 6:30 , and get a sneak peek before the first day of school! ​Meet your teacher! Check out your classroom! Drop off that heavy backpack full of all your new supplies! First Day Back to Class is Tuesday, September 4...
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Supply Lists for 2018-19

August 28, 2018

Elementary School Registration

August 20, 2018
​Welcome Back!
Office staff will be in schools beginning Wednesday, August 22 to prepare for the new school year. In person registration for the 2018-2019 school year will be on Wednesday, August 29 from 1:00 PM until 3:30 PM, and on Friday, August 31 from 9:30 AM until 12:00 noon. Please bring...
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Kids Plus Accident Insurance

July 05, 2018
​   For your convenience, RCSD has made arrangements for families to voluntarily purchase student accident insurance through the Kids Plus™ Accident Insurance program, underwritten by Industrial Alliance Insurance and Financial Services Inc (iA Financial Group). Kids Plus™ Accident Insurance offers protection against the unexpected costs of injury from accidents, and is...

First Ride 2018

July 04, 2018
If your child will be riding the school bus for the first time, don't wait until September 4 for that first ride... join us for First Ride! On August 21 and 22, we have four different times and places to let your child see a bus up close, learn about safety while...
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June News

June 29, 2018
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CSCC Dunk Tank Fundraiser

June 18, 2018
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June 14 Week at a Glance

June 14, 2018
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DQ Fundraiser Lunch

June 04, 2018
​​​Mr. McCulloch's grade 7/8 class are hosting a DQ lunch on Thursday,  June 14th.   Orders are due​ Monday, June 11th.
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CSCC Carnival Thursday, May 24th

May 16, 2018
​Family Carnival and BBQ Fundraiser Information.
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May Calendar of Events

April 17, 2018
​Check out all the amazing things happening in the coming weeks!
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March Calendar of Events

March 12, 2018

Student Involved Conferences

March 06, 2018
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Student Involved Conferences

February 28, 2018
​ This March, parents will be invited to a Student Involved Conference or Celebration of Learning to discuss your child's progress so far this school year.  The approach we have used to report student learning is one that is a multi-faceted process. The Student Involved Conference is an important and valuable part...
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Feb 15, 2018 Week at a Glance

February 15, 2018
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Count Your Blessings Lenten Project

February 13, 2018
St. Francis students and staff will be undertaking a number of initiatives to raise money for the Holy Childhood Association during this Lenten season.
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Safety First

January 29, 2018
Student safety is always our number one priority, and we're blessed to have support from our friends at Regina Public Schools and the Regina Police Service, who created a video sharing an important message. Special thanks for Regina Police Chief Evan Bray for sharing these important words.
Motorists, please remember to pay...
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What's Happening the Week of Jan 22nd

January 22, 2018
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January Calendar

January 17, 2018
​There's so much happening at St. Francis School!!​

CSCC Movie Night

January 16, 2018
​Join us for a family movie on February 4th!​

Jan 8 - 12 Week at a Glance

December 22, 2017

Dec 15 Week at a Glance

December 15, 2017

FREE Microsoft Office 2016

December 13, 2017
​Giving someone a new laptop this Christmas?  You'll need this link.
The Regina Catholic School Division provides all its staff and students with Microsoft Office 365 accounts for as long as anyone is part of the division. Office 365 provides access to important Microsoft Office programs – such as Word,...

Important December Reminders

December 12, 2017
​Please see the attached newsletter for important information related to the last few weeks of December.

Christmas Food Hampers Donations

December 06, 2017
​St. Francis is once again collecting donations for Christmas food hampers. Please see the attached for a list of items required for each hamper. We would most sincerely appreciate any donations to the hampers that your family can contribute during this time of year. All donations will go directly to the food...

Dairy Queen Lunch

November 29, 2017
​On Friday, December 8th, Mr. MCCulloch's grade 7/8 class will be hosting a Dairy Queen lunch with proceeds going to Christmas hampers for needy families.  Orders are due Monday, December 4th.  ​

Conference Sign Up Instructions

November 21, 2017
​​Please see the attched instructions to book a conference time with your child's teacher on either Wednesday, November 29th or Thursday, November 30th.  You can book your preferred time until Thursday, November 24th at 10PM.

November 2017 Calendar

November 09, 2017
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Week at a Glance

November 02, 2017
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Week at a Glance

October 13, 2017

Filipino Hot Lunch Order Form

October 11, 2017

Football Schedules

September 12, 2017
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June 9th Week at a Glance

June 09, 2017

June 2017 Calendar

June 07, 2017
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Week at a Glance

May 12, 2017

May Calendar

May 04, 2017

May 1-5 Week at a Glance

May 01, 2017
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RCSD Moving In Faith

April 27, 2017
​ Please see the attached poster for registration information. ​
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RCSD Calendar

April 27, 2017
​ Parents, be sure to check the calendar for 2017-18 school days.