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STAR Catholic partners with area agencies to sign VTRA Protocol

Drayton Valley — St. Thomas Aquinas Roman (STAR) Catholic Schools and Wild Rose School Division are among the Drayton Valley partners that have come together to share information and work collaboratively for the protection, safety and betterment of youth and the public. STAR Catholic, Wild Rose School Division, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Alberta Health […]

Notre Dame School teacher nominated for Edwin Parr Award

March 21, 2017 Fun, nice and the best teacher I have ever had are just some of the ways students describe Pierrette Folefack.  A first year, Grade 1 French Immersion teacher at Notre Dame School in Leduc, Pierrette Folefack is St. Thomas Aquinas Roman (STAR) Catholic School Division’s nominee for the Alberta School Boards’ Association […]

Poster and Video Contest gets STAR Catholic students thinking about Bus Safety

STAR Catholic students have brought their own creativity to a message of bus safety. St. Thomas Aquinas Roman (STAR) Catholic School students were asked to create posters and short videos for the message of Be Safe, Be Responsible, Be Respectful. The message is meant to help students know the expectations when it comes to riding […]

New Principal named for Académie Saint-André Academy

February 23, 2017 Beaumont— St. Thomas Aquinas Roman (STAR) Catholic Schools is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Curt Baron as the new Principal of Académie Saint-André Academy as of the 2017/2018 school year. Mr. Baron is currently the Vice – Principal at Académie Saint-André Academy in Beaumont, where he has served in that […]

Principal named for École Mother d’Youville School

February 15, 2017 Beaumont— St. Thomas Aquinas Roman (STAR) Catholic Schools is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Jim McMullen as Principal of École Mother d’Youville School, which is currently under construction in the Place Chaleureuse neighbourhood of Beaumont. Mr. McMullen is currently the Principal at Académie Saint Andre Academy in Beaumont and has […]

STAR Catholic Board votes to reduce to seven trustees

January 6, 2017 STAR Catholic Board votes to reduce to seven trustees Leduc— St. Thomas Aquinas Roman Catholic Schools’ Board of Trustees will be making a request to the Minister of Education to reduce its board configuration from nine to seven trustees, following an extensive Ward Boundary Review process and approval at a subsequent special […]

Being the stable owner this Christmas

On a December evening a couple seeks a place to rest, as the young woman is with child. An innkeeper turns them away and as it grows cold and dark, it looks as though they may not find comfort for the night. But, they carry on and find a humble resting place. Their long journey […]

STAR Catholic December 2016-2017 Surplus List

St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Schools offers the items listed below for sale. If you are interested in purchasing any item for the asking price, please send an email to surplus@starcatholic.ab.ca between December 5, 2016, and December 23, 2016, expressing your intent to purchase the item. All offers will be reviewed shortly thereafter. In the event […]

STAR Catholic approves 2016-2017 Operating Budget and Three-Year Education Plan

NEWS RELEASE November 29, 2016 STAR Catholic approves 2016-2017 Operating Budget and Three-Year Education Plan Leduc — St. Thomas Aquinas Roman Catholic Schools’ (STAR Catholic) Board of Trustees approved the Division’s 2016-2017 Operating Budget of just over $45 million at its Budget Review Board Meeting November 24, 2016. The budget includes a transfer of nearly […]

Catholic Education Sunday

STAR Catholic celebrates Catholic Education with its annual Catholic Education Sunday Brochure. Please download the brochure below: Catholic-education-sunday-brochure