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SMES Christmas Concert

The annual St. Mary's Christmas Concert will be on Tuesday, December 20, starting promptly at 6:30 pm. It is promising to be a great show! Students are hard at work practicing their parts, in order to be performance ready by Tuesday evening!  The final…

Annual Christmas Dinner for SMES Students and Staff

On December 16, Mrs. Dyck our cook, will prepare a turkey dinner with all the fixings, for our students and staff.  Parent and community volunteers are coming in to help supervise the students during lunch and recess, so that the whole staff can eat…

Door Decorating Contest!

The Student Council has challenged all classes to participate in a door decorating contest for Christmas! Teachers and classes are getting quite creative in this activity! Drop by St. Mary's to see the doors, or watch for pictures to be posted on our…

"Formal Day"

The SMES Student Council Choose December 14th as "Formal Day"!  Everyone was encouraged to dress up for the day. And boy, did they dress up!  Almost all of our students participated. Check out the photos in our photo gallery!

Grade 4 Bake Sale

The Grade 4 class had a bake sale on Dec. 14, to raise money for the FVSS Christmas Hamper program.  It was a huge success with lots of delicious baking! Thank you to all the parents who baked treats for this event! 

School will be open on Monday, Dec. 12

The Northern Lights Gas Co-op has informed the school division that natural gas pressure is rising and that schools can open normally on Monday.SCHOOL WILL BE OPEN ON MONDAY.  

School Cancelled on Friday Afternoon (Dec. 9) due to low gas pressure in the region

The Fort Vermilion School Division closed schools at Hillcrest, Sandhills Elementary, Ridgeview Central, La Crete Public, Buffalo Head Prairie, Blue Hills Community, Fort Public and St. Mary’s Elementary at noon on Friday, Dec. 9. We have been requested…

No Stone Left Alone November 7, 2016

On November 7, 2016, six students each from St. Mary's Elementary School and Fort Vermilion Public School participated in a ceremony at the local cemeteries called No Stone Left Alone. This event was organized by Mr. Darwyn Toews of the Fort Vermilion…

No Stone Left Alone

On Monday morning, Nov. 7, six students from St. Mary's, along with six students from Fort Public, will be participating in a ceremony at the local cemeteries, as part of a program called No Stone Left Alone. They will be placing poppies on veterans'…

Parent Presentation on ADHD

There will be a presentation for parents of children affected by ADHD at Spirit of the North Community School, on Wednesday, Nov. 9, from 7 - 9 pm. All are welcome. Session is FREE. Although the poster says to preregister, parents can also just show…

Preschool Program

Starting on Oct. 11, there will be a preschool program running weekly at St. Mary's!  All preschool children and caregivers are welcome.  It will be on Tuesdays, and will alternate between afternoons and mornings (1 to 2 pm, or 10:30 to 11:30 am).…

Family Math Night!

St. Mary's is hosting a Family Math Night for parents and students on Wednesday, Oct. 12, at 6:30 pm.  There will be a presentation in the gym, as well as activities and games in the classrooms.  Can we "count" on you attending?! See poster in Publications…

Parent Council Meeting

The first School Council Meeting (AGM) was held on Tuesday, Sept. 27. The next meeting will be on Tuesday, October 25th. All are welcome!

Divisional Cross Country Run

Students have been practicing all week for the Divisional Cross Country run being held next Wednesday, Sept. 28.