Jun 1 - Final Exam Schedule May & June 2017 and Practice Exam Question Links and Tips fo...

Diploma & Final Exam Schedule for May & June, 2017 (Last Update May 24th) (Scroll past study tips and practice exams for Schedule) Study Tips & Practice Exams: General Studying Tips for Students: https://www.oxfordlearning.com/complete-study-g...

May 31 - May 31st Education Foundation Scholarships Application Deadline

See Mrs. Martin for more details. Please advise all graduating students that the scholarship applications are available for the 2016-2017 graduates. There are scholarships available for all graduating students from all of our High Schools. The ful...

May 18 - ACSTA Catholic Trustee Information Session

Click Here to view original PDF Click Here to access our Catholic Trustee Election 2017 page. Are you Thinking About Becoming a Catholic School Trustee? Information Sessions to be held in: May 11 - Edmonton - St. Brendan School - 7 PM...

May 16 - 7:00pm School Council Meeting

Dear Parents, We invite you all to our next School Council meeting which is at 7:00 pm on Tuesday May 16th. We will meet in Main Conference Room which is located in the School Office. School Council is a great way to stay informed about school...

May 2 - Mighty Peace Day 2017 - May 2nd, 2017 - Revolution Place

Empowering youth to make a difference in our local, national and global communities. A POWERFUL day of celebration for the youth in the Peace Region which rewards them for making positive contributions to local, national and global issues. A...

Mar 29 - High School Boundary Information Package

Click Here to read PDF Version This is a very exciting time for our community. In February 2018, we will be opening St. John Paul II/Faculté St. Jean-Paul II to Grade 8-9 English and French Immersion students. I am very much looking forward to wo...

Mar 20 - Calling all Gr 8 -11 Students! OPEN HOUSE March 20th 7:00 - 8:00pm

Thinking of attending St. Joseph Catholic High School for the 2017-2018 School Year? Please attend our OPEN HOUSE! WHO: Open to all students in Grades 8, 9 and High School. Parents are encouraged to attend! WHAT: Open House to see and tour ou...

Mar 15 - Parent Teacher Conferences 4:00pm - 7:00pm March 15th & 16th

We encourage all parents to come out for Parent Teacher Conferences which are being held Wednesday March 15th and Thursday March 16th from 4:00pm to 7:00pm here in the school gymnasium. All teachers will be available for interviews on both these days...

Feb 21 - FNMI Parent Council Meeting 7:00pm Hosted by Mrs. Tina McDonald in the School Li...

Please consider joining us for our very first First Nations, Metis and Inuit Parent Council Meeting. For more information please e-mail Tina McDonald at tinamcdonald@gpcsd.ca or call her at 780-532-7779.

Jan 31 - Semester Two Begins Tuesday January 31st

Students, If you have questions or concerns with your semester two schedule please book an appointment to see Mrs. Martin in Student Services ASAP. A print-out of your semester two schedule can be picked up at the school office. Good luck on any f...

Jan 26 - Cash Raffle - Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the Basketball Cash Raffle! 1st Prize - $1000 – Phil Haworth 2nd Prize - $600 – Chancy Friesen 3rd Prize - $400 – Marie Brown    

Jan 23 - EXAM WEEK: Diploma Exam Schedule, Diploma Practice Questions & Writing Tips!!!

Be Informed & Be Prepared! Part A Diplomas: January 16th to January 19th. COMPLETED Part B Diplomas: January 20th to January 30th. Non-Diploma Final Exam Schedule:   January 2017 Exam Schedule. When students return on January 9th fro...

Dec 1 - Christmas Angels!

Dear Parents/Guardians, Christmas is always a time of giving. To brighten the season for those in need, right here in our school,  we are once again organizing the Christmas Angels program as well as a Christmas Hamper program at our school. C...

Nov 30 - Band Concerts November 30th & December 7th 7:00pm

As we near Advent please join us in Celebrating the Christmas Season by attending our Band Christmas Concerts. November 30th at 7:00pm at St. Joseph's School the Grade 7-12 District Band students will perform for you! December 7th at 7:00pm a...

Nov 24 - Report Cards

Grade 9 & 10 - Sent home Thursday November 24th. Grade 11 and 12 Report Cards have already been sent home.

Nov 18 - Provincial Curriculum Review - Calling All Albertans - Survey CLOSES Nov 18th!

HAVE YOUR SAY! The Alberta Government and Alberta Education are in the process of updating the K-12 Provincial School Curriculum. All Albertans are asked to consider giving their input via a survey. To access the survey go to http://fluidsurveys.com...

Nov 3 - Parent/Community Information Sessions

All sessions being held at the library in Peace Wapitit Academy School November 3rd  at 7pm  Drug use and Youth Detox Program November 29th  at 7pm Fentanyl and Naloxone February 23rd  at 7pm HIV, STIs, how to talk about...

Nov 1 - Student Services Updates

UPDATE FROM STUDENT SERVICES NOV. 1ST, 2016 All grades à GPRC and Augustana (U of A campus) will be here on November 1st through block 3 (Sr. High Focus and Lunch) to speak with students regarding programs, deadlines, etc. All grades à You...

Oct 31 - GPCSD Boundary Updates!

GPCSD Boundary Update Newsletter for Parents– Please access the information through the following link:http://gpcsd.ca/documents/general/Boundary%20Update%20October%2028%202016.pdf Keenan Oatway Communications Officer Grande Prairie & Dist...

Oct 31 - Halloween Costumes - Be Responsible

Dear parents, On Monday October 31st like most schools in Canada St. Joe's will be filled with school spirit as students and staff come dressed in costumes and participate in some fun activities throughout the day. There will be some fundraisers o...

Oct 26 - Awards Presentation

Families are invited to join us as we celebrate our academic success from last year. The celebration begins at 12:40pm in the School Gymnasium. THank you to our students for their dedication to their studies!

Oct 24 - SAVE THE DATE 2017 Grad Fashion Show

St. Joseph’s Graduating Class of 2017 presents their annual Fall Fashion Show 7:00 pm, Monday, October 24th, 2016 Doors Open at 6:30pm $8 with food bank item/ $10 without Come out for a wonderful evening of fashion, refreshments an...

Oct 12 - Parent Teacher Conferences 4:00pm - 7:00pm Oct 12th & 13th

We encourage all parents to come out for Parent Teacher Conferences which are being held Wednesday October 12th and Thursday October 13th from 4:00pm to 7:00pm here in the school gymnasium. All teachers will be available for interviews on both these...

Sep 27 - Student Services Update!

UPDATE FROM STUDENT SERVICES Grade 12s only  The Loran Scholars Foundation is accepting applications for scholarships until October 19th. Applicants must have a minimum overall average of 85%. You can apply at loranscholar.ca/apply Grade 1...

Sep 22 - Picture Days - September 22nd and 23rd

School Photo Day is Coming! Paquin Photographs will be at our School on Sept 22 - Grade 9 & 12 Sept 23 - Grade 10 & 11 Keep in mind for clothing choices that bold bright colours look great on the blue toned background. Send a comb or brus...

Aug 31 - Bell Schedule, Day 1 + Day 2 Calendar and Supply Lists!

Three Important Things for your first day of school! 1) Bell Schedules Grade 9 Bell Schedule LINK High School Bell Schedule LINK 2) Day 1 / Day 2 Calendar LINK 3) Basic Supply Lists are listed below (individual teachers and their c...

Aug 29 - Welcome Back - Important Dates & Info

We welcome all families to the 2016-2017 School Year! To get you of to a good start please find some important dates below: August 18th - Office Opens August 22nd and 23rd - Fee Collection and Locker Sign-Out August 22nd to August 25th - Ou...

Jul 1 - Celtic Academy Summer Schedule & Camps

Why Celtic Academy? The Celtic Academy is dedicated to creating elite student athletes in all sports and activities. By delivering quality programming based on developmentally appropriate sport and physical activity. The central component of the p...

Jun 29 - Diploma & Final Exam Schedule for May & June, 2016 (Update May 5th)

Study Tips: General Studying Tips for Students: http://www.oxfordlearning.com/study-tips-for-exam-success/ Preparing for Diploma Exams? Check out these resources: https://education.alberta.ca/students/exams/guides/ Thank you to School Counc...

May 24 - 7:00pm School Council Meeting & Latest News

Parents,  Check out our Latest News by clicking the 'PARENTS' tab and then 'School Council' tab right here on out Home Page. We invite you all to our next meeting which is at 7:00pm on Tuesday May 24th in the Office conference room. School...

Apr 21 - Student Services Important News!

INFORMATION FROM STUDENT SERVICES UPDATED Apr. 21st, 2016 Grades 9 – 11  Online Course Selection for 2016-2017 is now complete! Thank you to everyone for their help in making this process as smooth as possible and thank you to all staff w...

Apr 13 - Spring Band Concert 7:00pm

Tunes for Toonies Spring Band Concert April 13th, 2016 at 7:00pm St. Joseph Catholic High School Come & Enjoy Many Toe Tapping Songs Played By: The Grades 5-8 Bands, Wind Ensemble & Jazz Band You Can Purchase: Honey Bears, Sysco Foo...

Mar 18 - Dr. Eva Olson - Holocaust Survivor - 9:30am

We are Blessed to have Dr. Eva Olson speak to our Grade 9 - 12's about breaking her silence and her dedication to leading a life committed to teaching peace and justice for the good of humanity. Dr. Olson will tell her story of survival and how bully...

Mar 15 - Calling all Gr 8 -11 Students! OPEN HOUSE March 15th 7:00 - 8:30pm

Thinking of attending St. Joseph Catholic High School for the 2016-2017 School Year? Please attend our OPEN HOUSE! WHO: Open to all students in Grades 8, 9 and High School. Parents are encouraged to attend! WHAT: Open House to see our students...

Mar 10 - MADD Presentation Gr 12's & Graduation Contracts

Grade 12 students will have a presentation from MADD Canada and also be given their Graduation contracts to take home. These contracts will outline the expectations of Graduates before and during Graduation ceremonies. The goal of the MADD presentati...

Feb 29 - Parent Teacher Conferences 4:30 - 7:30 Feb 29th & March 1st

  We encourage all parents to come out for Parent Teacher Conferences which are being held Monday February 29th 4:30pm - 7:30pm and Tuesday March 1st 4:30pm - 7:30pm. All teachers will be available for interviews on both these days with the exce...

Feb 8 - Graduation 2016 Updates

    Grads must get a baby picture into Dawn Martin, in the school library.  This photo is for the grad video that will be used at the Grand March as well as our year end mass. Please note that we would prefer that the pictures are emai...

Feb 1 - Canadian Parents for French News

              Fun and Camaraderie -- and no final exam! FRENCH FOR IMMERSION PARENTS An introduction to French and helpful hints for parents* of immersion students LEVEL 1 Children’s vocabulary (gre...

Dec 18 - SCHOOL SPIRIT - Christmas Mass, Christmas Dinner & Air-Band Challenge

In Dec 18th students will be bussed to St. Joseph's Parish for a 10:00am Christmas Mass. Upon return our Foods classes and volunteers will have prepared Christmas dinner. The full day of School-Spirit events will conclude with an Air-Band competition...

Dec 10 - 7:00pm Dual Credit in Oil & Gas Production Opportunity!

Please join us at St. Joseph Catholic High School for an Opportunity to Explore Dual Credit Career Paths in: Oil & Gas Production Operations Open to interested students in  Grade 10 or Grade 11, parents and school educators. For more informati...

Dec 1 - Grande Prairie Center for Newcomers

"The Grande Prairie Centre for Newcomers Student Settlement in Schools Program (SSIS)  Are you a Newcomer to Canada? We are here to support you. The Grande Prairie Centre for Newcomers is a community-driven initiative. We welcome newcomers to Can...

Nov 27 - Student Safety Alert

November 27, 2015 Dear Parents and Guardians, This morning there was a report of an attempted abduction of a student in the Alexander Forbes area at a bus stop. We feel it is important to let you know that we will be talking to all students abo...

Nov 24 - Dual Credit Presentation 10:15am - 11:15am

An Opporrtunity to Explore Dual Credit Career Paths in: Oil & Gas Production Operations & Water & Wastewater Operations FIND OUT HOW TO GET YOUR CAREER STARTED  LEARN ABOUT CRITERIA FOR PROGRAM ENTRY  EARN HIGH SCHOOL CR...

Sep 1 - Welcome Back - Important Need to Knows!

Welcome back students! A few important tips and reminders to make the first few days at St. Joe's go smoothly for you! New Student orientation nights are set for Aug 30th and Aug 31st from 7pm to 8pm! All are welcome to attend. Sept 1st is...

Jun 26 - Health & Counselling Contacts - Supports, Services & Contacts

Click Open for a full list of services, supports and contact information. 24 Hour Crisis Lines Distress Line 1-877-321-2747 AHS Addictions/Mental Health 1-866-332-2322 Mental Health Help Line 1-877-303-2642 Bullying Help Line...

Jun 22 - my Pass Account - Grade 12 Students

Grade 12's, Alberta Education now requires students to create a myPass account in order to access the following information and documents: View and print diploma exam result statements Order transcripts View progress towards a credential...

Jun 15 - High School Course Selection & Program Options for 2015-2016

Dear Parents and Students, Our wonderful Student Services team is working with students to ensure they are signing up for the programs and courses that best fit their short and long-term education and career plans. Here at St. Joe's Miss Brenda Be...

Jun 14 - Colby Smith Memorial Flag Football Tournament

In memory of Colby Smith, who passed away at the age of 19 on April 25, 2015 after a 4 year battle with cancer, this memorial tournament will honour his love of football while raising money for two causes: The Colby Smith Memorial Scholarshi...

Jun 5 - Graduation Important Reminders & Times for June 5th & 6th!

Friday, June 5: 8:00 Breakfast  (you can be at the school by 7:45) Guys should be wearing dress-pants, a shirt with a collar and a tie (it looks really weird if you wear a collarless shirt) Girls can wear dresses or pants You should be w...

May 31 - TRC Final Event - Message from Archbishop Gerard Pettipas

19 May 2015 To All the Faithful of the Archdiocese of Grouard-McLennan Re:     TRC Final Event The Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) is coming to the end of its mandate of bringing about healing and reconciliation between our Nati...