STAR Catholic Schools is a large urban-rural school division in central Alberta with more than 4,000 students and 400 staff. We have 12 schools in six communities and offer programming from pre-school to Grade 12 through the Alberta Education curriculum. We are a publicly-funded, Christ-centred Catholic community and welcome students of all faiths.
Souls seeking Christ on a journey of faith, learning and love
Rejoicing in the way of Christ, we nurture a love of learning in faith-filled Catholic schools!
We are dedicated to dignity, love of God and each other, the Gospel message, excellence, and Catholic education…for life!
- Christ is the focus of our Catholic Education and integral to our everyday actions.
- Parents are the first and most important educators of children and that schools exist to assist them in providing a high quality education.
- The education of students is a shared responsibility among the home, school and parish.
- All students have the right to receive a sound academic education to enable them to apply learning to daily life.
- Every member of our community has the right to a safe, secure environment where everyone is consistently treated with dignity and respect.
- In accepting, understanding, and celebrating the diverse cultures within our school communities.
- In the need to inspire all with a sense of hope.