School News

2017

Lifetouch MyFamily Rewards

Lifetouch MyFamily Rewards program rewards your families and ensures you get the best values when making multiple picture purchases. Families who enroll in MyFamily Rewards receive a free high resolution digital image download and earn ongoing discounts…

Remembrance Day Celebration

Thank you to everyone who came to our Remembrance Day Celebration and to our Grade 5's for doing a great job hosting.  Special thanks to Corporal Colin Hallam, Constable Tyler Hagel, Constable Ian Hoyland, Constable Brett Girard, Constable Greg Crane…

Book Fair

Click here to see a preview of items available at our book fair! Book Fair Times: Monday, November 6 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 7 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m & 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, November 8 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. & 4:00 p.m. - 7:00…

Faith Buddies

Our Grade 4 and Grade 1 Faith Buddies reading together 

School Bus Drivers Needed!

Looking for a corner office with a view and love to travel? Train with us to be a Professional School Bus Operator and make an impact in a child's life.   Click Here for more information!  

School Council Meeting

School Council Meeting tonight- Wednesday, November 1st at 6:30 pm Everyone Welcome!

Sylvan Learning Center

Click here to see what Sylvan Learning Center is offering for the November 10th PD Day.

FHV Math Night!

Thank you to everyone who came out to our FHV Math Night!

Picture Day is Coming! Thursday, October 26 & Friday, October 27 ~ Click for Schedule

Thursday, October 26th                                                  8:30 a.m. – Kindergarten Patterson                                 9:00 a.m. – 1 Connolly                             …

Remembrance Day

If there are any family members who are military, RCMP, or peace officers and are interested in joining our Remembrance Day Commemoration on November 8th at 10:45, please contact Gillian Hallam at gillian.hallam@rdcrs.ca.  We would be honoured to…

Hot Lunch Update

Hot Lunch Update: We are now able to order at least one gluten free option from each of our hot lunch vendors. Please note that wraps at Booster Juice are not gluten free, but the smoothies are. The menus and prices have been updated in hotlunches.net

Guest Reader

Thank you Constable Tyler for reading with the Grade 1s and 2s. The students loved your enthusiasm for reading!​

FCC: Drive Away Hunger Campaign

Father Voisin once again participated in the FCC: Drive Away Hunger Campaign. Farm Credit Canada helps deliver the food we collect to the Red Deer Food Bank. Our school community collected 53 bags of food (634.69 lbs).  Thank you for all the support…

Read Around the School

On Friday, October 13, as part of our FHV Reading Celebration Day we will be once again having "Read Around the School" from 2:20 pm to 2:50 pm. Students are invited to wear pajamas all day and bring a cozy blanket, pillow or stuffy. Parents, grandparents…

Read-A-Thon Kickoff!

We welcomed special guests from BIG 105 as they shared their love of reading with us for our Read-A-Thon Kickoff!!

Father​ ​Henri​ ​Voisin​ ​School ​ ​Family​ ​Math​ ​Night

Father​ ​Henri​ ​Voisin​ ​School ​ ​Family​ ​Math​ ​Night October 26, 2017 - 6:00 - 7:00 PM Confused at how your child is learning math? Did you learn it differently? Want to know what you can do to help your child at home? On…

FHV News Thankful For Edition

Grade 2B Thanksgiving video made using Green Screen technology in preparation for Thanksgiving Mass.  

Green Screen Technology

Mrs. Bolen's and Mrs. Chacko's grade 2 class has been using Green Screen Technology to create a video called "We are Thankful for Those Who Produce Our Food".

FCC: Drive Away Hunger Campaign

Father Voisin is once again participating in the FCC: Drive Away Hunger Campaign. Farm Credit Canada helps deliver the food we collect to the Red Deer Food Bank. If you are wishing to donate non-perishable food items at this time, please bring them…

Mini Makers Blog

Please check out our new Mini Makers Blog under the News tab above.We will be posting a weekly schedule here and photos of the students.

A Message from School Council

Thank you for buying ADmazing Ticket books and supporting our School Council.  We are starting to send the ADmazing Ticket books home.  There might be a delay on some books getting to your home as we are waiting to get more books from the distributor.…

October Child Programming at the Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery (MAG)

Please click here to view events happening at the Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery

School Council Meeting

Just a reminder that FHV School Council is Wednesday evening at 6:30 p.m.  Please consider attending as we are in need of more parents. We want to continue to provide for field trips, guest speakers, and special events for the school and the more parents…

Milk Sales

Milk Sales will begin on Tuesday, September 19.  White and chocolate milk are available. Tickets can be purchased at the office in a sheet of 10 tickets for $10.

School Closure & Opening

The School will be closed for summer break Monday, July 3 to Tuesday, August 22, 2017.  The office will open for new registrations on Wednesday, August 23, 2017 from 9:00-3:00 p.m.  If you need assistance before August 23rd, please call the Red Deer…

FHV Aboriginal TRACK and FUN DAY

  Tuesday, June 27th Track and Fun Day will include traditional Aboriginal activities which will allow students to learn about First Nations, Metis and Inuit culture and sporting events. We are looking for parent volunteers to assist on Tuesday, June…

Servus Credit Union and Timberlands Co-Op BBQ!

You are invited to the Servus Credit Union and Timberlands Co-Op BBQ on Tues. June 20 from 11:00am to 2:00pm at Timberlands Co-Op.  All proceeds from the BBQ will be donated to Father Henri Voisin School Council and put towards our Makerspace to purchase…

RDCRS READS Summer Reading Program!

Our school is participating in the 2017 RDCRS READS Summer Reading Program! This award-winning program started in the summer of 2014 and is designed to eliminate summer reading loss and foster a love of reading through continued access to books. For…

New! School and Playground Zone Changes

Please note on August 1, 2017 Red Deer school and playground zones times will change.   See the City of Red Deer Website for more information.

Canada 150 Celebration

This morning we had our Opening Ceremonies for our Canada 150 celebration. Thank you to Red Deer City Council members, Dianne Wyntjes, Lynne Mulder, Tanya Handley, Buck Buchanan, Lawrence Lee and Ken Johnston as well as our Red Deer Catholic Board…

Canada's 150 Birthday Celebration!

We will be celebrating Canada's 150 Birthday on Tuesday, May 30.  Please join us for our opening ceremonies and/or our afternoon activities. 8:30 - 9:30 - We will sing O Canada outside by the flag pole. We will then parade around the school and into…

Spring Flower Pick Up

Spring Flower Pick Up - Thursday, May 11 2:30 - 5:30 p.m. Plants will be available out front of the school. Didn't order? Don't worry, flowers will be available to purchase: Hanging Baskets - $25.00 Planters - $35.00 Cash ONLY please.

School Bus Registration

If your child requires school bus service for the 2017-2018 school year, please register online by June 15, 2017. To register, please visit http://rdcrs.ca/parents/school-bus-information/how-to-request-busing.

New Assistant-Principal for the 2017-2018 school year

We would like to congratulate Dana Pikkert on being appointed Assistant-Principal for the 2017-2018 school year. Dana Pikkert is a graduate of the University of Alberta Collaborative Program and the Bachelor of Education in the Middle Years Program at…

Hats on for Mental Health!

On May 3 we will be raising awareness for Mental Health by participating in "Hats on for Mental Health". Also throughout the week, students will participate in lessons on understanding mental health and the importance of removing the stigma associated…

13 Reasons Why

The Netflix series 13 Reasons Why is trending nationally, as well as in our school community. It is generating controversy and concern amongst mental health authorities and school officials. While we are unaware of any specific incidents related to…

Father Henri Voisin 2017 Plant Sale

School Council Spring Flower Fundraising Sale! Click here for more information & Ever-Green Order From   All Orders due by April 24th.   Forms are available at the office!

Earth Day!

FHV will be celebrating Earth day on Friday, April 21!We will be participating in Green Deer, a city wide clean up initiative, between 1:00 and 2:00pm. Our school is responsible for the community of Clearview Ridge.  Here are a few things we need your…

Register now for 2017-2018 school year

Are you new to Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools and wanting to register your child for the 2017-2018 school year? Grade 1-5 registration is now open.

Understanding & Managing Childhood Anxiety Workshop

Family Counselling Centres is excited to announce that they will be offering a workshop for parents, teachers, school counsellors, and mental health professionals:  At this workshop caregivers and professionals will learn about the psychological and…

Ash Wednesday Celebration

Here are photos from our Ash Wednesday celebration yesterday afternoon. Thank you to Father Tom Puslecki for leading us in prayer and reflection.

Grade 4 FNMI Presentation

Tracy Meneen from the First Nations, Metis and Inuit Support Team visited the Grade Fours yesterday. Tracy taught us all about the Metis people and their impact on the history of Alberta.

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…

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…

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/•…

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…