International Mother Language Day
International Mother Language Day (IMLD) is a worldwide annual observance held February 21 to promote awareness of linguistic and cultural diversity and promote multilingualism.
Check out this video featuring LCSD staff and families sharing their Mother Languages.
LCSD Announces Siobhan Winterhalt as this Year's Nominee for Excellence in Catholic Education
This year Lakeland Catholic School District’s nominee for the Excellence in Catholic Education Award is Siobhan Winterhalt.
Siobhan is an excellent Catholic Educator and servant-leader who models Catholic values and lifestyle. As Youth Minister at École Notre Dame High School (ÉNDHS), Siobhan works tirelessly to engage students and staff, leading them in activities that bring them closer to God while building community. Her Youth Liturgical Leadership (YLL) team is continuously involved in the faith life of the school and Parish. She builds leadership capacity through social justice projects, prayer, liturgies and masses. Siobhan is deeply devoted to her faith and her love for God is evident in all she does.
To read the full announcement, please click pdf here (1.23 MB) .
Register for Camp St. Louis Today
Registration for Camp St. Louis is now open.
Spaces are limited, so register today at www.campstlouis.ca
Counsellor Week - July 8-13
10-12 Year Old Week - July 15-20
All Ages Week 1 - July 22-27
8-9 Year Old Week - Aug 6-10
All Ages Week 2 - Aug 12-17
13-14 Year Old Week - Aug 19-24
Day Camp - Aug 20-23
Habitat for Humanity Hosts Key Ceremony in Cold Lake
Today Habitat for Humanity presented a local family with the keys to their brand new home at a celebration that took place at 11:00 am (4910 54 Avenue, Cold Lake).
In the 2014-2015 and 2015-2016 school years, Lakeland Catholic School District (LCSD) was instrumental in supporting this project through prayer and fundraising, raising a total of $45,000.00. LCSD is proud of the many staff and students from across the District who contributed their time and skills into making this home come to fruition.
The master of ceremonies for the event, local Organizational Committee Director Andrea Sandmaier and members of the organizational committee were in attendance as well as dignitaries including MLA Colin Piquette, Mayor of Cold Lake Craig Copeland and Reeve of the M.D. of Bonnyville Greg Sawchuk.Habitat for Humanity’s Brenda Netter, Director of Development and Communications provided remarks thanking all of those involved in making this project such a success.
Several representatives from LCSD attended the ceremony including Board Chairperson Mary Anne Penner; Trustees Vicky Lefebvre, Vincent MacDonald and Laurent Gamache; Superintendent Joe Arruda and Deputy Superintendent Pamela Guilbault; Religious Education Coordinator Nicole Hebert, principals and students. Father Nong provided an opening prayer and a blessing of the new home.
Congratulations to Jennifer, Jumboy and their children on their new home. We wish you all the best in this new chapter of your lives.
To read the News Release, please click here.
What is Lent?
- Lent is one of the five liturgical seasons in the liturgical year.
- During this time, the People of God are called to commemorate and reflect on the Lord's passion through spiritual preparation, conversion and penance.
- This Holy Season is an invitation to renew our baptismal call. To live as sons and daughters of God and as disciples of Christ, our Lord and saviour.
Official Opening of École Notre Dame High School
The Opening Celebration of École Notre Dame High School took place on Friday, December 8 with Honourable Minister of Education David Eggen and a number of dignitaries.
To read the News Release, please click pdf here (266 KB) .