Notre Dame News

September 14-18

May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in your faith, so that in the power of the Holy Spirit you may be rich in hope. (Romans 15:13)

Entering/Exiting Building

Remember to sanitize/wash your hands EVERY time you enter or exit our school. This includes before school, at lunch, and after school. Our collective efforts will ensure a safe learning environment for all!

Musical Theatre

Auditions are Monday, September 14th and Tuesday, September 15th. Make sure to sign up for an audition spot using the QR codes outside of the Fine Arts room (rm 1618/1617). If you have any questions email

J-Net's Youth Ministry Blitz Sign-up Day!

Register on Monday September 14th at lunch right outside the Youth ministry office (room 1305) for various activities within the youth ministry program including:

  • Edge Middle School leaders
  • High School Youth Group
  • Alpha
  • Morning Prayer Committee
  • Friday Hangouts
  • And More ...!

If you would like to challenge the FSL or Spanish exam this fall, please see Mme Lambert in room 2405 or email her before September 24th.

Gotcha! Time for some FUN!! Are you game?

Join in on our school wide water gun tag game. Each player gets a target. Tag your target and avoid being tagged yourself! Make a tag and move on to that person’s target. Game ends with the last person standing. $5 entry fee gets you a registered water gun and your first target. Sign up Sept 15, 16, 17 in the Gathering Area Kick off meeting Monday, September 21 @ noon in the gym. See Ms. Nivens for more information.

Work Experience

If you are enrolled in Work Experience this semester you will have received an email to your school gmail account with directions on how to sign up. Please follow the directions and you'll be set to go!

Online Classes

Students who are registered in any online classes, should now have access to all their courses. If you are still having trouble, contact Mr. Birch @

Cougars Den

The Cougars Den will be open Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:15-8:40. There is a maximum of 2 customers in the store at once. Please check out the online store for hoodies and t-shirts using this link: If you have any questions, please see Mr. Caine in 1204.

Career Appointments: Book Online!

Booking a career appointment is now done online. Appointment slots will become available two weeks at a time. Grade 12 students are encouraged to book a career appointment with Ms. Halter to explore career options, to look at education/training requirements needed to obtain employment in a particular field, to learn about post-secondary programs and gain information on scholarships. Appointments will become available to Grade 10 and 11 students in the second semester! Use this link to book an appointment online:

NEW CLASS: ND Entrepreneurship!

This is an amazing and unique opportunity for you to receive CTS credits through, well, anything you can set your sights on! Anything that you are passionate about, interested in, perhaps a skill or talent that that you have ... If you enroll in this class, you are able to create a meaningful project and gain CTS credits. That project could be a product, an event, a campaign... any sort of initiative that you take. You are able to sit down with Mme Gabert, tell her what you are interested in, and together we will find CTS credits! This is an awesome opportunity as it's entirely student driven, and it would look great on a resume or college application. Please talk contact Mme Gabert by email ( or come see her in room 2404 if you have any questions!

Alberta Post Secondary Institution Fair

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s post secondary fair (which has previously been held in our gym) will be taking place virtually from 6pm - 8pm on Thursday September 24. Students with their parents/guardians can join the virtual event from the comfort of their homes. The virtual event will be booth style, where students will be able to gather digital publications, watch videos and chat with recruiters, plus more. The link to this event will be emailed to all students prior to September 24. If you have questions, please contact Ms. Halter by email.

Learning Commons Update

Can I access books while the Learning Commons is opening? Of course you can! Please click the image for instructions on how to place holds on books.