Notre Dame News

June 21-25

O give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; for his steadfast love endures forever. (Psalm 107)


June 21: National Indigenous People's Day


June 27: Gradation Rehearsal (1:00 pm) @ the Centrium

June 28: Graduation! (1:00 pm) - GRADS - be inside the Parkland Pavilion by 12:30!


  • Any graduating and departing students: your RDCRS account (gmail, drive, etc.) will be DEACTIVATED on June 30! Make sure you have transferred your school Google account to a personal Google account. (The only exception is if you are taking summer school.)

  • Follow the instructions in this LINK.

Locker Clean Out!

All lockers will need to be cleaned out by the end of the day on June 23.

Once you have emptied your locker, leave it OPEN. Leave the lock in the locked position on the inside. This way, we know it is empty and ready for cleaning.

Learning Commons: It's Return Time!

Materials Return/Deposit Refund Dates:

  • Monday, June 14th - Wednesday, June 23rd: (for students on-site)
  • June 24th, 25th and 28th - 10:30 am - 6:00 pm in front of the school (for all at home learning students)

**Please remember you will need your student ID with you in order to claim your textbook deposit refund. All loaned materials (chromebooks, calculators, textbooks, Learning Commons items, etc) must be returned in order to collect your deposit.


Grads, please ensure you submit your grad blurb using the form below ASAP! If you don't, you never know what creative things might be said as you cross the stage!!

Grad Blurb Form

Grad Yard Signs

Grad and Grad Parents! If you are wanting to order a custom yard sign, here is the LINK.

$10 from each sign sold will be used as a donation to the grad service project - Smiles Thru Lindsey.

Summer Counselling Supports

Kids Help Phone- 1-800-668-6868
TEXT- Kids Help Phone- text CONNECT to 686868

Alberta Mental Health Helpline- 1-877-303-2642

Walk in appointments are always available at Mental Health and Addictions Services- 4733 49 St, Red Deer

See your GRADE GOOGLE CLASSROOM for more information!


Please use this form if you are interested in participating with one of our Volleyball teams in 2021 -

Please use this form if you are interested in participating with one of our Golf teams in 2021 -

Please use this form if you are interested in participating with one of our XC Running teams in 2021 -

Please use this form if you are interested in participating with one of our Football Teams in 2021 -

ND's Got Talent WINNERS!

Congratulations to the following winners!

  • 1st Place: Grace Lemus
  • 2nd Place: Evan Creighton
  • 3rd Place: Haley Rowland

Musical Theatre 2021-22

THE VERDICT IS IN! The ND Musical Theatre team for 2021-22 presents, FREAKY FRIDAY!! When an overworked mother and her teenage daughter magically swap bodies, they have just one day to put things right again. It will make you laugh, make you dance, and make you remember how good it feels to be understood.

Auditions mid September! Watch announcements for specific dates.

Grade 12s: My Pass Accounts

Grade 12s - Have you set up your myPass account yet? It is important for all high school students to have a myPass account prior to graduation. myPass is used to order your Alberta High School Transcripts, to view Diplomas and much more.

If you are in grade 12 and have NOT yet set up your account, please reach out to Mrs. Wilkins ( in the office or to Mr. Deschenes ( to help you.

Note: It is VERY IMPORTANT that you use a PERSONAL email for myPass. After June, your rdcrs student account will not longer be active for graduates. Using a personal email ensures you will continue to have access to key information moving forward.

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Student Loans and Grants

The application for student loans & grants for the 2021/2022 school year is now available. Apply today at

Alexander Rutherford Scholarship

The Alexander Rutherford Scholarship application for the 2021/2022 school year will be available in August. Check the Student Aid Alberta website for information:

Alberta Advanced Education - My Career Path | Summer Research Opportunity

Help improve the post-secondary career planning experience!

Alberta Advanced Education wants to better understand the experience of Alberta students planning their post-secondary careers and is conducting a 6-week summer research project between June 21 to July 30. Students who sign up to participate will receive a $75 honorarium for their time.