HFCRD News


Congratulations Lauri Goudreault, Principal of École Providence School

  June 24, 2020

The Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) warmly congratulates Lauri Goudreault who will be the new Principal of École Providence School in McLennan starting in September 2020. Lauri is movi

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Congratulations HFCRD 2019/20 Long Service Award Recipients

  June 23, 2020

The Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) warmly congratulates the 2019/2020 Long Service Award recipients. As a small token of appreciation, staff members who complete 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30,

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September 2020 School Re-Entry Guideline Documents

  June 19, 2020

As you may be aware, the Government of Alberta released several school re-entry documents last week that describe the three possible scenarios for September. Alberta Education will announce by August

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Congratulations Krista Veitch, Principal of Holy Family School

  June 19, 2020

The Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) warmly congratulates Krista Veitch who will be the new Principal of Holy Family School in Grimshaw. Krista is transferring from Ecole Providence Scho

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HFCRD Welcomes Ziona Peetso as Financial Administrative Assistant

  June 16, 2020

The Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) is pleased to welcome Ziona Peetso as the Financial Administrative Assistant at Central Office in Peace River. Ziona brings a wealth of experience as

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Congratulations Victoria Cornick, Principal of Good Shepherd School

  June 15, 2020

The Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) is pleased to announce that Victoria Cornick will be the Principal of Good Shepherd School in Peace River. Victoria, who is currently the Principal o

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HFCRD Seeking Feedback for School Re-Entry Planning

  June 8, 2020

The Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) is seeking feedback from students, parents, and staff members about the re-entry process for the 2020/21 school year. Now is the perfect time for HFC

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2020 Catholic Education Week, a Message from Board Chair Kelly Whalen

  May 19, 2020

This week is Catholic Education Week! Across Alberta, Catholic school divisions together with their school communities are celebrating the gift of publicly-funded Catholic education. This year’s Cat

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Congratulations 2020 Edwin Parr Award Nominee Cassidy Yasinski

  May 12, 2020

At the April 21st Regular Board Meeting, the Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) Board of Trustees unanimously voted in favour of awarding the 2020 Edwin Parr Award Nomination to Cassidy Ya

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HFCRD Donating Nutrition Grant Funds to Local Food Banks

  May 6, 2020

The Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) is proud to announce that all remaining funds received through the Nutrition Grant are being donated to local food banks in every school community. T

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Mental Health Week 2020, a Message from Board Chair Kelly Whalen

  May 4, 2020

This week we are celebrating Mental Health Week from May 4 to 10, 2020. In our world right now, mental health is more important than ever. While we are changing routines and adapting to our new normal

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Education Week 2020, a Message from Board Chair Kelly Whalen

  April 27, 2020

This week we are celebrating Education Week at HFCRD! This year’s theme is Learning is a Journey. Wow, what a journey this year has been! With this year’s COVID-19 pandemic, I think we would all s

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HFCRD Board of Trustees Approve 2020/21 School Calendars

  April 24, 2020

At the April 21st Regular Board Meeting, the Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) Board of Trustees approved the 2020/21 School Calendars. Decisions about the school calendars were made to b

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All HFCRD Playgrounds Closed to Prevent Spread of COVID-19

  March 27, 2020

At this time, Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) is prohibiting access to all playground equipment at all schools as a precautionary step to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Signage is bein

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Guidelines for Schools in Developing a Home Learning Plan

  March 20, 2020

Holy Family Catholic Regional Division has been monitoring the COVID-19 updates closely and following all guidelines from Alberta Health Services and Alberta Education. We have received direction from

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Class Cancellation Effective Monday March 16, 2020

  March 15, 2020

The Government of Alberta announced today that all K-12 classes across Alberta are cancelled starting Monday March 16th, 2020. Staff will continue to be at their respective schools to create a plan to

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Letter to All Parents & Staff Regarding COVID-19

  March 12, 2020

To all Parents & Staff, The Holy Family Catholic Regional Division is deeply concerned about the ongoing spread of COVID-19 (the Coronavirus), and we are aware that many of you share these same

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Christmas Hours at HFCRD Central Office

  December 20, 2019

The Holy Family Catholic Regional Division Central Office will be closed from December 23 to 27th, 2019 and will reopen on Monday December 30th and Tuesday December 31st from 8:30am to 4:30pm (closed

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HFCRD Welcomes Appointed Trustee Donna Duda

  December 13, 2019

Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) warmly welcomes new appointed Trustee Donna Duda, who was sworn in at the Regular Board Meeting on Tuesday November 12th. Trustee Duda was appointed by t

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HFCRD Board of Trustees Approves 2019/20 Revised Budget

  December 6, 2019

On Wednesday December 4th, the Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) Board of Trustees held their annual Special Board Meeting where the Audited Financial Statements, the 2019/20 Revised Budg

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Congratulations Joanne Baird, Acting Vice-Principal of St. Andrew’s School

  October 3, 2019

Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) is pleased to announce the appointment of Joanne Baird as Acting Vice-Principal of St. Andrew’s School in High Prairie starting October 15th. Joanne ha

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Trustee Whalen Re-Elected as Board Chair and Trustee Hill Elected as Vice Chair

  August 28, 2019

Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) is pleased to announce the results of the 2019 Organizational Meeting where Kelly Whalen was re-elected as Board Chair and Brian Hill was elected as Vice

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Summer Hours at HFCRD & Back-to-School Information

  June 30, 2020

Holy Family Catholic Regional Division is pleased to provide the following summer hours for our central office. Please note that due to COVID-19, our office doors will remain locked. Monday – Thur

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Community Partners Sign Mighty Peace Violence Threat Risk Assessment Community Protocol

  December 4, 2019

Holy Family Catholic Regional Division, together with our partner organizations (listed below), is proud to announce the signing of the first Violence Threat Risk Assessment (VTRA) Protocol. Partners

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Kyara Garnett Receives Great Kids Award

  September 27, 2019

Holy Family Catholic Regional Division (HFCRD) warmly congratulates Kyara Garnett, a grade nine student at Holy Family School in Grimshaw, who is one of only 16 students across Alberta who received a

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Welcome Back to School!

  September 3, 2019

A new school year has begun and excitement is in the air! On behalf of the Board of Trustees, I wish students, parents, staff and community members a fantastic 2019/20 school year! We are very excited

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