School Calendars

Gr. 8 Field Trip

Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Queens Business Park, #170, 106 Queensland Cres,, Red Deer, AB T0M 0J0, Canada

Gr. 8 Service Project. Students will be planting trees. Please dress for the weather. Students should bring sunscreen insect repellent, water & a snack.

Gr. 6 Orientation

Time: 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: St. Thomas Aquinas Middle School, 3821 39 St, Red Deer, AB T4N 0Y6, Canada

The students who will be attending St. Thomas in the 2019-2020 school year are invited to St. Thomas during the morning from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. for a tour of the school, involvement in fun orientation activities, and will have an opportunity to meet some of the St. Thomas Aquinas leadership students.

Gr. 8 Field Trip

Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Queens Business Park, #170, 106 Queensland Cres,, Red Deer, AB T0M 0J0, Canada

Gr. 8 Service Project. Students will be planting trees. Please dress for the weather. Students should bring sunscreen insect repellent, water & a snack.

Gr. 8 Science Field Trip

Time: 9:00 am - 2:10 pm
Location: Crimson Lake Provincial Park, Rocky Mountain House, AB T0M 0C0, Canada

Gr. 6 Science Field Trip

Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Des Crossley Demonstration Forest Range Rd 85A, Caroline, AB T0M 0M0

Connect with the forest by examining the natural and human factors that shape the forest landscape. Students will identify our forest plant species, and use real forestry tools to explore careers. Activities include investigating the living and non-living components of a forest; identifying native plants with a dichotomous key; using forestry tools to study and evaluate the health and age of the forest; and considering the impacts of multiple users such as forestry, oil and gas, agriculture, and recreation. Curriculum Connections: Trees and Forests; Evidence and Investigations

Gr. 6 Science Field Trip

Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Des Crossley Demonstration Forest Range Rd 85A, Caroline, AB T0M 0M0

Connect with the forest by examining the natural and human factors that shape the forest landscape. Students will identify our forest plant species, and use real forestry tools to explore careers. Activities include investigating the living and non-living components of a forest; identifying native plants with a dichotomous key; using forestry tools to study and evaluate the health and age of the forest; and considering the impacts of multiple users such as forestry, oil and gas, agriculture, and recreation. Curriculum Connections: Trees and Forests; Evidence and Investigations

Grade 6 Retreat

Time: 9:00 am - 3:15 pm
Location: Kasota East Camp, Box 8951, Sylvan Lake, AB T4S 1S6, Canada

Annual Faith retreat for grade 6 students. Activities are centered around our division Faith Theme.

Year End Mass/Grade 9 Farewell

Time: 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: St Mary's Catholic Parish, 6 McMillan Ave, Red Deer, AB T4N 5X8, Canada

gr..8 1:00 p.m. - church hall 2:00 p.m. - school Mass 3:30 p.m. - students go home as usual 5:00 p.m. - grads meet at school for group photo 5:30 p.m. - celebration at St. Mary's Church 6:30 p.m. - supper at STA

Gr. 7 Science Field Trip

Time: 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Drumheller, AB, Canada

Museum tour; tour of Badlands; Alberta Unearthed Program

Grade 9 Field Trip Zoo

Time: 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
Location: Calgary Zoo, 210 St. George's Drive NE, Calgary, AB T2E 7V6, Canada

Parent Council Meeting

Time: 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: St. Thomas Aquinas Middle School, 3821 39 St, Red Deer, AB T4N 0Y6, Canada

Spring Band Concert

Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: St. Thomas Aquinas Middle School, 3821 39 St, Red Deer, AB T4N 0Y6, Canada

Grade 8 Retreat

Time: 9:00 am - 3:15 pm
Location: Kasota East Camp, Box 8951, Sylvan Lake, AB T4S 1S6, Canada

Annual Faith retreat for grade 8 students. Activities are centered around our division Faith Theme.

Gr. 9 P.E. Field Trip

Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Siffleur Falls, Clearwater County, AB T0M, Canada

Our Grade 9 Physical Education classes will be traveling to Siffleur Falls for a hiking experience. The group will leave on Thursday, June 13 at 7:00 a.m. and return at 5:30 p.m. Siffleur Falls is located in the Kootenay Plains, just west of Abraham Lake. The bus ride will take 2.5-3.0 hours. Once there, the students will go on a 4km hike to the first set of falls. Student Expectations – this is a school-sponsored trip. All school rules & behaviour expectations are in effect. Students are expected to conduct themselves in a manner that reflects our school community. Supervisors are to be treated with respect. If it is necessary to send a child home for any/all major infractions it will be at the parent’s expense. Students need to pack a bagged lunch and drinking water (1 liter minimum) Students should dress in layers in case of inclement weather Pack a jacket in case of rain. Sunscreen is recommended.

Year End Awards

Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: St Mary's Catholic Parish, 6 McMillan Ave, Red Deer, AB T4N 5X8, Canada

Student BBQ

Time: 12:30 pm - 2:20 pm
Location: St. Thomas Aquinas Middle School, 3821 39 St, Red Deer, AB T4N 0Y6, Canada

PAT - Math Part A - Gr. 6

Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

PAT - Math Part A - Gr. 9

Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

PAT - Gr. 9 Social

Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

PAT - Gr. 6 Social

Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

PAT - Gr. 9 Social K&E

Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

PAT - Gr. 6 Science

Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

PAT - Gr. 9 Science K&E

Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

PAT - Gr. 9 Science

Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

PAT - Math Part B - Gr. 9 K&E

Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

PAT - Math Part B - Gr. 9

Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

PAT - Math Part B - Gr. 6

Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Last Day of Classes

Time: All Day

PAT - Language Arts Part B - Gr. 9

Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

PAT - Language Arts Part B - Gr. 9 K&E

Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

PAT - Language Arts Part B - Gr. 6

Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Teacher Organizational Day - no school for students

Time: All Day

School Picture Day

Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: St. Thomas Aquinas Middle School, 3821 39 St, Red Deer, AB T4N 0Y6, Canada

Lifetouch will be in to take individual and class photos.

Picture Retake Day

Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: St. Thomas Aquinas Middle School, 3821 39 St, Red Deer, AB T4N 0Y6, Canada

Lifetouch will be in to take individual photos for students who require retakes or who missed the first picture day.