School News

2017

Alberta Health Services Update

Please see attached letter from Alberta Health Services regarding mumps. Please click here for further information. Alberta Health Services Memo

Grade 4 PBL Kickoff

It was an exciting afternoon in Grade 4 yesterday with the kickoff of our Games PBL. The Division's Health and Wellness Coordinator Char Andrew, joined us for our PBL entry event. She talked about the importance of daily physical activity, eating healthy…

Volunteers Needed!

If you are interested volunteering for Shrove Tuesday on February 28th, please contact Miss Clark at samantha.clark@rdcrs.ca.  Duties are 8:15-10:30

Culture Club: Italy Graffiti Art!

Culture Club studied Italy this week. Check out our graffiti art!

Celebrating 100 Day in Grade 2

Presentation of the Lord Liturgy

Our grade 1's led us in our Presentation of the Lord Liturgy held yesterday in our gym.

Grade 4 Home Depot Trip

The grade fours had an adventurous morning at Home Depot. Each student had the opportunity to construct and decorate a fire truck. In addition, students were sent on a scavenger hunt where they had to find designated items and then classify them as either…

FHV Family Skate

Bring your skates and helmets for an afternoon of family fun! Brought to you by School Council Sunday February 12 1:00pm – 3:00pm Hot chocolate and treats will be supplied   Weather and ice condition dependent – Cancelled if colder than -20 with…

Hummingbird Kits

Learning Commons/Maker Space Group consists of 14 students in Gr. 3-5.  They meet a couple times a week to work on a Hummingbird Kit which is designed to enable engineering and robotics activities.  It involves making robots, kinetic sculptures, and…

Spotlight Auditions

Talented students are needed to perform for sponsors and the general public at the Red Deer Regional Catholic Education Foundation's Spotlight event on March 16, 2017. We are looking for current students who excel in the following areas, but not limited…

FHV News

Dear Parents/Guardians, Before the end of January, Alberta Education will be sending grade 4 & 5 families a satisfaction survey.  The results of the Alberta Education survey, along with the Schollie Survey you will receive from the school are used to…

Epiphany Celebration

Today we had our Epiphany Celebration in our gymnasium.  Our Gr. 4s did a great job of leading the celebration.  A big thanks to all of the parents who joined us as well as to Father Tom.

Family Literacy Day Photo Contest

Win a Chapter’s gift certificate by sharing how you “Read and learnanywhere, anytime” with your family. Entries must be submitted by3pm Jan 26th. Here’s how to send your entries:• Post the photo and caption on our Facebook page:www.facebook.com/FatherHenriVS/•…

Sylvan Learning PD Day Camps January 31st

Check out our upcoming camps and courses, http://locations.sylvanlearning.com/ca/red-deer-ab/schedules 

Upcoming Family Enrichment Workshops

Click here for workshop information

Pre-Kindergarten & Kindergarten Registration for 2017-2018

Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten online and in-school registration will start this upcoming Monday, January 9, 2017 at 8:15 a.m. Please note that parents/guardians are able to access online registration to start filling out the application for: Pre-Kindergarten…

2016

Grade 5 Literacy Back Pack Shopping

Grade 5's went shopping at Parkland Mall to buy supplies for their literacy backpacks. Authentic learning during our PBL!!!

A Christmas Message from Archbishop Smith

Archbishop Richard Smith has a special Christmas message to our school communities. The message includes a letter and prayer for all our families, both of whom were inspired by this season, and His Holiness Pope Francis’s Apostolic Exhortation, Amoris…

Lifetouch Studio Retakes

Please be advised that Lifetouch will be offering individual retake appointments in their studio on Tuesday, December 6th between the hours of 3 pm and 5:45 pm.  The studio address is #2, 7895 49th Ave in Red Deer.  Please contact the Lifetouch…

Nativity Scene Photo

Father Henri Voisin students were chosen by the school division to participate in a Nativity scene photo to be published in local newspapers.

Guest Reader Grade 1

Thank you LeeAnn Arsenault for being an amazing guest reader for our Grade 1 PBL!

Family Movie Night!

Join our school community for a FREE movie night, Thursday, December 15th.  Doors open at 5:45, movie starts at 6pm sharp. Kids will receive a (free) bag of popcorn BRING: blankets, pillows, teddy bears, water bottles, lawn chair if you wish Pajamas…

Decoration Raffle

We are preparing for Jesus in our hearts during Advent.  The Grade 5 Faith Leadership Team is organizing a missionary spirit project.  They will be selling raffle tickets ($0.25 for 1 or $1.00 for 5) starting on December 1st!  However, they want it…

Culture Club

Students from Grades 1-5 met in the Learning Commons this week to learn more about Japan as part of a Culture Club activity. They learned about the Japanese alphabet, translated common phrases, made cherry blossom paintings and found Red Deer and Japan…

School Bus Safety Information - Red Lights

Did you know that only in the City of Red Deer and the Town of Olds there is a bylaw that prohibits school buses from using alternating flashing amber or red lights?  However, outside of these two areas, alternating flashing red lights are used and…

Lost and Found

Our lost and found is growing.  If your child has lost any items, please check out the lost and found located in the Gathering Area. Please remember to label items so we can help return them to their owner. Thank you to Danielle VanHyfte for setting…

Kindergarten Booster Juice Field Trips

Our Kindergarten classes are learning about healthy choices and foods for their health class.  They walked over to Booster Juice for a tour and a tasty treat.

Lifetouch Picture Orders

Picture orders are due Tuesday, November 8th.  Re-takes are Friday, November 18th  - morning only.

Curriculum Survey

Last week, Education Minister David Eggen and Premier Rachel Notley announced the launch of the online curriculum survey to hear feedback from Albertans in every corner of the province. The survey can be accessed at curriculumsurvey.alberta.ca, and…

Book Fair November 8 & 9

Grade 2B Villa Marie Centerpieces

Mrs. Bolen's and Mrs. Barrow's grade 2 students made spooky centerpieces filled with a sweet and salty treat and delivered them to the residents of Villa Marie.

Picture Day Schedule

Tuesday, October 18th 8:30 a.m. – Kindergarten Patterson9:00 a.m. – Grade 1M9:30 a.m. – Grade 4 G10:15 a.m. – Kindergarten Sola10:45 a.m. – Grade 1H11:15 a.m. – Grade 1B12:30 p.m. – Grade 4 A1:00 p.m. – Grade 2 R1:30 p.m. – Grade 2…

Curriculum Development!

You are invited to join a conversation about curriculum development with Education Minister, David Eggen, on Tues, Oct. 18 at Father Henri Voisin School from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Everyone Welcome!

Turkey Trot

Thank you to Sinnott's Independent Grocers for their Annual donation of Turkeys and Pumpkin Pies for our Turkey Trot!!

Hot Lunch Instructions

Our first hot lunch is October 12th!  Please click on Hot Lunch Instructions for information on how to register.

Friendship Meal

Dear families of Father Henri Voisin,   On Sunday we were blessed to host the Friendship Meal at Sacred Heart Church, but even more than hosting, we are unbelievably blessed to have your support. The meal was a great success, no one at the meal went…

Dawe Run 2016

Congratulations to the grade 4 and 5 students from Father Henri Voisin for participating in the Dawe Run! A huge Thank you to Central Alberta Co-Op for providing healthy snacks for after!!

FCC Drive Away Hunger

It is time for FHV's 3rd annual food drive!We are teaming up with Farm Credit Canada in their Drive Away Hunger Campaign. From September 26th to October 7th we will be having a friendly competition between classes.  Mrs. Stengler's Grade 2 class will…

Sportball Update

Due to low enrollment, Sportball will not be starting until September 19th. Thank you!

Father Henri Voisin Parent Night

Confused at how your child is learning math? Did you learn it differently? Want to know alternate ways tounderstand and retain math skills? On September 27 from 6:00 pm 7:00 pm, together we will explore the connection between understanding mathand memorizing…

Milk Tickets

Students and parents can purchase milk tickets from the office. The price is 10 for $10.00.  White and chocolate milk will be available starting Wednesday, September 7th.

Register for the 2016-2017 School Year

Register now for the 2016-2017 school year! To see the school boundary map, click here. Click on the links below to download the forms needed to register: Pre-Kindergarten Kindergarten Grade 1-5 Once you have completed filling in the forms, please…