About Us

STAR Catholic Schools is a large urban-rural school division in central Alberta with approximately 3,900 students and 350 staff. We have 11 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.

The School Board is comprised of nine trustees and the Central Office is located in Leduc.

Our Vision

Souls seeking Christ on a journey of faith, learning and love

Our Mission

Rejoicing in the way of Christ, we nurture a love of learning in faith-filled Catholic schools!

Core Values

We are dedicated to dignity, love of God and each other, the Gospel message, excellence, and Catholic education…for life!

We Believe…

  • 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.