Jean Vanier Catholic School

April 5th, 2019

Jean Vanier: Our School's namesake: Be Like Jean Vanier Integrity Month of April

Jean Vanier teaches us to live by your highest values. It is being honest and sincere. Integrity helps you listen to your conscience, to do the right things, and to tell the truth.
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Looking Ahead

Mon. April 8th Milk Day: Assembly 8:50 am Hosted by 2A & 2L Please join us! Clay kids kindergarten Pani Sombyk

Tues. April 9th: Clay kids kindergarten Pani Sombyk

Wed. April 10th Milk Day, Father Jojo visits us

Thurs. April 11th

Fri. April 12th

Registration for 2019-2020

Registration for all new students (Pre-K to Grade 4) is now open. To register your child or to direct a friend or relative to register their child please go to our division website to register. Register here


For 2019-20 we will be running full day kindergarten classes. Our English language program will run on Tuesdays & Thursday with alternating Fridays. Our Ukrainian program will run on Monday and Wednesdays with alternating Fridays. If there are enough requests we may be able to offer a half day program Monday to Friday.

Ukrainian Bilingual Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten Registration


Registration is OPEN!

To register for the Ukrainian Bilingual Kindergarten program in the 2019-2020 school year, your child must be five years old on or before December 31, 2019. For Pre-Kindergarten, your child must be four years old on or before December 31, 2019.

Follow this link to find out more information on Pre-K/Kindergarten Registration:https://www.eics.ab.ca/about-us/media-room/post/pre-k-and-kindergarten-registration-open-tuesday-january-22-2019

Here at Jean Vanier, many teachers utilize content from FORMED in their classes, and now families can access this amazing resource, too! Sign up is easy and, best of all, free! Visithttps://olphsherwoodpark.formed.org

and click "Register now". Enter your name, email, create a password, and then click "Create Account". That's it! For more information please contact Mrs. Beliveau at joclynb@eics.ab.ca or Billy Spinder atbspindler@shaw.ca.

Confirmation Update From OLPH

A make-up session for those parents who chose the 3 evening option for their Confirmation retreat has been added. The make-up session will be on Monday, April 8th from 6:30pm to 8:00pm.

Celebration of Learning: Student competency: Creativity and Innovation

Mass Times


8:30am Seven Days a Week
6:15pm Tuesdays and Thursdays

Saturday 5:00pm
Sunday 8:30am, 10:30am, 12:30pm and 7:00pm
Sunday at 11:00am at St. Francis of Assisi in Tofield, AB

Sacraments Information

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Divine Liturgy Sunday 10:00 am

  • 1st Sunday of the month "Children's Liturgy" in English
  • 2nd and 3rd Sundays of the month regular Liturgy in English
  • Last Sunday of the month - regular Liturgy with Ukrainian Response

Children's Sunday School Programs every Sunday except during Children's Liturgy (1st Sunday of the month).

please contact Lisa Melnychuk at (780)922-0201 or email lisagreg3@hotmail.com

2018-2019 School Calendar

2019-2020 School Calendar

Jean Vanier Catholic School

To contact any of our staff members via email, on our website under the "Contact" tab, is a conatct form that you can fill out. Select the staff member from the dropdown box you wish to contact, fill in your name, your email address, your message and hit send. Staff will receive emails and respond within 24-48 hours. Thank-you.
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