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Graduation Update 2020

May 15 School Update

St. Joseph High School Awards Applications

St. Joseph High School Awards applications are now available on the SJHS website under scholarships and in the Grade 12 Career Centre classroom. Contact Ms. Spafford if you require further information

School Year Calendar 2020 - 2021

At the Board Meeting on April 28, Trustees approved the 2020-2021 school year calendars for Red Deer, Sylvan Lake, Blackfalds, as well as our year-round St. Patrick’s Community School. Please read this letter about changes for the upcoming school year.

Wellness Together Canada

If you are struggling at home with anxiety, fear, violence or problematic substance use, there's help...," said Dr. Theresa Tam, Canada's Chief Public Health Officer in her remarks on Friday, April 24. Over 100,000 Canadians have already sought that…

We Need Your Help! Make our Yearbook Complete

Mother's Day Run Re-Imagined

April 24 School Update

2020 Grad Letter

St. Gabriel Summer School Registration

Happy Easter from the SJHS Staff   

April 1 Student and Family Counselling Update

April 3 School Update

GrACE March Newsletter

GrACE March Newsletter

City School Transit Passes

Please note that as of today, all school city transit passess will be cancelled.

Locker Clean Out

We recognize that not all students had the opportunity to pick up the contents of their lockers.  We have set aside three days this week for students to come into school.  Again we ask students to come and grab their contents and not mingle in the…

March 30 School Update

Message to Students & Parents

March 19 School Update

Counselling Parent and Student COVID-19 Information and Support

March 17 School Update

UPDATED Locker Clean-up and Pick Up of Personal Belongings

Athletics Clothing Orders

For all families who have purchased athletics clothing from our online store, please note the following information for pick up: You will need to contact TBS to arrange for order pick up at their store location. Please contact TBS at 403-342-2278 ext.…

SJHS Week at a Glance - March 16-20

SJHS Week at a Glance    

Sister Act - Important Notice

The Sister Act performance for Friday, March 13 and Saturday, March 14 has been cancelled.  If you wish a refund of your ticket price, please contact the school office by March 19 for a full refund. If you do not require a refund, all remaining ticket…

Update on Student International Trips

Please read the letter from our Board of Trustees regarding our international trips over spring break.

COVID-19 Communication

Family Day & Winter Break

February 25 - Student and Parent Orientation Open House

St. Joseph High School is hosting the Student and Parent Orientation Open House on February 25 at 7:00 p.m.  All incoming Grade 9 students and parents are invited to attend the evening.  Families will be provided with an overview of the high school…

Adding/Dropping a Course

SJHS Add/Drop Course Deadlines March 6- Drop a course March 13- Add a course

Information regarding the Novel Coronavirus from Alberta Health Services

Please find attached information from Alberta Health Services regarding the Novel Coronavirus:   Letter For Parents

SJHS Corporate Clothing Store Now Open

Our NEW online webstore is up and running and features freshly-designed SJHS clothing items! You can visit the link here: Show off your Falcon pride and grab your new custom apparel today!

Valentine's Day Flower Sale

Valentine's Day Chocolate Sale

Information Regarding Novel Coronavirus

Upcoming Athletic Photos

English & Social Part A Diploma Exams

High school students writing diploma level final exams next week need to make every effort to be at school during their scheduled exam dates even if busses do not run due to inclement weather. If diploma exams are missed students will not be able to…

Falcon's Handball Camp - February 9, 2020

If you're interested in attending the Falcon's Handball Camp, please fill out the registration form and bring into the St. Joseph Administration Office. Deadline is January 17.


Merry Christmas

Classes resume on Monday, January 6  

SJHS Christmas Bake Sale!

Spaghetti Supper & Basketball Games!

Ball Academy Information Session - February 13, 2020

Sally Ann Community Christmas Day Dinner

SJHS Apparel

If you wish to order some SJHS Apparel, please click on the link. All orders will be available for pick up at SJHS 3-4 weeks after ordering.

Dessert Night & Trade Show

Dominican Republic Trip - April 2021

Winter Wear Giftaway!

Halloween Sign Up

Sylvan Lake Screams

Mark your Calendars!!

School Council

Attention all Graduates....

Enforcement of Smoking & Vaping on School Grounds

Our school is working together with the City of Red Deer to enforce smoking and vaping on our property. 

Radon Testing Report

Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools, in partnership with Radon Care, tested all facilities earlier last school year to determine levels of radon gas using "Alpha Track Detectors" and were placed in most rooms for 90-100 days. Radon gas is a naturally…

Important Dates for the 2019/2020 school year

Photos and Timetable Changes: August 23, 26 (9:00 - 3:00) & 27 (9:00 - 12:00) Office Opens for New Student Registration: Monday, August 26 Grade 10 Orientation: Tuesday, September 3 (Lunch will be provided) Grade 10/11/12 First Day of School: Wednesday,…

June 2019 Community Calendar

June 2019 Community Calendar

SJHS Spirit Week!

Changes to Attendance Notifications

Please Note..... As of Monday, June 3, the option to email your child's attendance will no longer be available. If your Son/Daughter receives an Unexcused Absence throughout the day, an automated phone call and text will be sent home Monday through Friday…

Calling all SJHS Girls......Volleyball Season has started

SJHS Girls Volleyball Our Season has started! June 13th & 17th All future Grade 10, 11 & 12 girls are Welcome! If you are interested in playing Volleyball and meet other players and the coaches, please join us!

Attention all Graduates....

This is a friendly reminder.... All grade 12 students must complete the Stole Ceremony google form no later than Monday May 27 at 3:30 p.m.  Students who do not complete this form will have their selections made for them.    …

Grad Banquet Ticket Deadline

Host Families Needed.....

We are looking for Host Families Red Deer Catholic Schools and Canada Homestay Network are looking for host families for students for the 2019-2020 school year.    Hosts receive a reimbursement of $700/month for providing a private bedroom, 3 meals,…

Catholic Education Week Video

Catholic Education Week Video

On Alert - May 1, 2019

This afternoon the school was placed on an "On Alert," which required students to remain in their learning community.  As a result, the RCMP were called to ensure students were safe.  Upon arrival, RCMP confirmed that students and staff were indeed…

Free Parent Workshop!

School Closed

Please note that our school will be closed on Friday, April 19 and Monday, April 22 for Good Friday and Easter Monday

Scholarship Applications!

"Scholarship applications are now available online and at the Career Centre. Students who meet criteria for these community sponsored awards are required to submit their applications to Ms. Spafford by the deadline of May 16!"

Tennis Meeting

Bell Schedule - Monday, April 15

Student Vote will be taking place during TAG this morning. Here is the modified bell schedule:  BELL TIMES  BLOCK 1 - 9:46 - 10:45 BLOCK 2 - 10:47 - 11:46 LUNCH - 11:46 - 12:20 BLOCK 3 - 12:20 -1:19 BLOCK 4 - 1:21 - 2:20

Easter 2019

Become a Homestay Family!

Kids Plus Accident Insurance

Effective 2019-2020, the Kids Plus Accident Insurance program is being discontinued. All active policies and claims currently being processed for the 2018-2019 school year will remain in force until expiry on September 30, 2019. They will still be accepting…

Middle School Ball Academy Session

SJHS Open House

Godspell Production

RV Technician Showcase

Snapchat - Parents Guide

Shrove Tuesday

Winter Break

Pink Shirt Day!

Falcons Handball

Handball Tryouts for Girls and Boys will be: February 19 - 3:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. February 20 - 5:15 p.m.-7:00 p.m. February 21 - 5:15 p.m.-7:00 p.m.  

Valentines Day Bake Sale!

Parker Thompson Presentation - Today at 10:15 a.m. in the Gym

Parker Thompson Presentation  

Ball Information Session - January 29

Grad Photos!

Attention Grade 12's! Book your grad photo appointment online now at

Timetable Changes

Timetable Change Information: Dates - Jan 28, 29, 30 from 8:51 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. each day.Location - 1500 Learning Community

Grief Recovery Method

Falcons Handball Camp Registration Form

Falcons Handball Camp


Support over Christmas Break...

Did you know that children and youth can access a trained volunteer Crisis Responder with the Kids Help Phone through confidential text message? If a child or youth needs support over the Christmas break or at anytime during the year, the Kids Help Phone…

Central Europe Trip - $300 Travel Discount!

Christmas Dinners in Central Alberta

There are many Christmas dinners taking place around central Alberta this holiday season for those in need. Christmas Dinners in Central Alberta

Falcon's Softball Academy Showcase Camp

Falcon's Softball Academy Showcase Camp Registration

SJHS Christmas Spirit Week!

Candy Grams for sale!

SPARC Christmas Greetings

Falcons Clothing Sale!

Falcons Clothing Sale!

Ball Academy Information Session - January 29, 2019

Europe Trip - Spring 2020!

St. Joseph High School is planning a trip to Central European Cities(Berlin, Prague, Krakow, and Budapest) during Spring Break 2020 There will be an informational parent meeting on Thursday, November 29th, at 6:00 p.m. at St. Joes for any parents who…

On Alert Ended

The On Alert has ended. All students are safe and accounted for. 

Registration for Falcon's Baseball Academy Showcase Camp

Ball Academy Showcase Camp

Want to further improve your baseball skills? This camp will help develop and showcase your baseball skills. Instructors include St. Joseph High School coaching staff, U.S. college, university coaches and local coaches.

Parent Teacher Interviews - St. Joseph

Parent Teacher Interviews - St. Gabriel Students

St. Gabriel co-enrolled parents and students can book sessions with St. Gabriel: Interviews will be held at St. Gabriel's from 5:00 - 8:00 pm on October 5th and 6th.

Europe Trip - Spring 2020!

St. Joseph High School is planning a trip to Central European Cities(Berlin, Prague, Krakow, and Budapest) during Spring Break 2020 There will be an informational parent meeting on Monday, November 12th, 7:00 p.m. at St. Joseph High School, or visit for…

Grad Parent Night Presentation - October 10, 2018

St. Joseph High School 3 Year Travel Plan

High School 101

Costa Rica School Trip

Please note that space is limited, deadline to register is September 28th. See Mrs. Roth for further information

Kids Plus Accident Insurance

Kids Plus™ Accident Insurance Our school board is offering you the opportunity to voluntarily purchase student accident insurance through the Kids Plus™ Accident Insurance program, underwritten by Industrial Alliance Insurance and Financial Services…

Meet the Teacher Evening

Attention ALL Parents..... Tonight we will be hosting our Meet the Teacher evening, starting at 7:00 p.m. We hope to see all of you there!