Notre Dame News

January 18-22

Happy are those who make the Lord their trust. (Psalm 40.4)


  • January 25: All textbooks due at the Learning Commons
  • January 28-29: No school
  • February 1: Semester 2 begins

Semester 2 Timetables

Please make sure you are checking PowerSchool to see your Semester 2 timetable. No paper copies will be distributed from the office.

If you are wanting to request a timetable change, fill out the following form: ND Request for S2 Timetable Changes. The deadline for timetable change requests is January 20. Please note the following:

  • You must be logged into your school Google account.
  • Form can only be submitted once.
  • All timetable changes are final.
  • Online classes classes are full.
  • There is no guarantee that requests can or will be accommodated.
  • It will take time to make any approved changes, so please be patient.

School Email - Check!

Students, don't forget to check your school email regularly. You may be missing communication from our counsellors, administrators, or teachers containing reminders or follow up on timetable requests.

Grad Photos - February 1-12

Grade 12 students, make sure you sign-up for Grad Photos on our school website. ALL graduating Grade 12 students must have their grad photo taken!

Prayer and Praise!

Register to join us for prayer and praise in person Thursday, January 21 in the chapel, or join us on instagram @rdcrsym at 8:10am. Everyone welcome! Contact Ms. Jeanette ( to register or for more information.

Learning Commons - Closed for Exams

The Learning Commons will be used for Diploma Exam Writing and will be closed to students not writing on January 20-28. The textbook window will remain open during this time, so please see the librarian there with any library-related questions. Best wishes to those writing!

Textbook Return

Are you done with your textbooks? Textbooks can be returned to the Learning Commons textbook window and LC book drops now! All your textbooks must be returned by January 25th. And don't forget to pick up your deposit from the textbook window! **Student ID is required to pick up your deposit.

Creativity Workshop

Monday, January 25th is our next Creativity Workshop after school! Access all that the Art and Design Labs have to offer while spending time with like-minded, creative people!

Service Projects

It's not too late to join in on our annual Service Project. Get a team with 5 friends, 1 ND staffer and a parent. The week of ridiculous runs March 8-13. Work together to complete challenges, raise funds and awareness for Smiles Thru Lindsey Foundation. Join in the fun and make a difference. See Ms. Nivens for details and team reg forms

Optimist International Scholarship Program (Essay Contest)

Please submit 4 copies of your essay to Ms. Halter by January 30,2021. This year's topic is "Reaching Your Dreams by Choosing Optimism". Winning essays at the Red Deer Club level will be considered at the District level for the chance to win $2,500. More details and to download the application: