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Grade 6 Art Exploratory in M. Gaudet's Room

Posted on October 15 2018

In today's exploratory, we have been working hard creating our skate decks.  All the students have been concentrating and doing their best.  

How do we make Static Electricity in 5-4??

Posted on October 15 2018

5-4 is experimenting with static electricity. How do we make static electricity? What will be attached to a charged balloon?

EMTS WAAG October 15-19, 2018

Posted on October 12 2018

I have come that they might have life, and have it to the full. John 10:10   Monday, October 15 - Day 5 2:15-3:45 p.m.-Junior Girls (6) Volleyball practice 3:30-4:30 p.m-Senior Girls Volleyball Practice…

Using our Bibles in 4-3

Posted on October 11 2018

The Grade 4 students in our division, received Bibles from the School Board last month.In our class, the students took the Bibles home to share them with their families and have now brought them back…

Guest Blogger-Malika Drevenak Reports from Room 217

Posted on October 11 2018

In 4-4, Mrs. Reynolds class, we were doing an activity to learn more about Canada for the end of our mapping unit.   -Malika

STEM Exploratory with Mrs. Griffin and Mr. Ziebart

Posted on October 11 2018

STEM for fun option. Students are working with little Bits kits to explore electronics! 

OUR LADY OF ASSUMPTION PARISH NEWS

Posted on October 10 2018

New Church Building - Parish Meeting   As many of you are aware, our Parish purchased 10 acres of land on the west side of Sylvan Lake several years ago in order to build a new church.  We fully paid…

EMTS Running Club Events!

Posted on October 9 2018

EMTS Running Club participated in two running events over the past week. Thursday, Oct 4th they were in Innisfail competing in the CENAA meet. Tuesday, Oct 9th our athletes braved the elements to run…

Leadership Exploratory Students in Ms. Cardinal's…

Posted on October 9 2018

Leadership Exploratory students joined in community with Ms. Cardinal’s 4-3 students as they explored patterns in Math class today! This was a celebration of our Catholic Characteristic of Humanness…

EMTS WAAG October 8-12, 2018

Posted on October 4 2018

We take captive every thought to make obedient to Christ. 2 Corinthians 10:5   Monday, October 8- No School Thanksgiving Monday Tuesday, October 9- Day 1 CWAJHAA Run 3:15-6:15 p.m.-Junior GIrls 7-8 Volleyball…

Thanksgiving Celebration

Posted on October 4 2018

With a thankful heart, students and staff at Ecole Mother Teresa School celebrated the beginning of the Thanksgiving weekend. We recognize that the greatest gift of all is the gift of life. We, at EMTS,…

Elementary Awards-September

Posted on October 3 2018

Celebrating our Grade 4 & 5 Students who are the month of September's Crusaders!

Mme. Tamalyn's Grade 4 French Class Explore Catholic…

Posted on October 3 2018

Peer editing is a great way to LIVE two of our eight Catholic Characteristics. Our 4-1 students showed "HUMANNESS" in appreciating each other's unique writing, as well as "COMMUNITY" by helping their…

Orange Shirt Day

Posted on October 1 2018

5-1 had a great discussion about Orange shirt Day.  We started by watching a video about Phyllis(the girl behind the movement of Orange Shirt Day). We then discussed what students faced in Residential…

Drams 6/7 Exploratory

Posted on October 1 2018

The Drama 6/7 students did an amazing job sharing their Serendipity book interpretations with the class last week.  

EMTS WAAG October 1-5, 2018

Posted on September 28 2018

Those who run in a race all run, but only one receives the prize? Run in such a way that you may win. 1 Corinthians 9:24 Monday, October 1- Day 3 Orange Shirt Day 2:15-3:45 p.m.-Junior Girls(Gr.6) Volleyball…

Grade 4 Bible Celebration

Posted on September 26 2018

All grade 4's attended a Bible celebration yesterday at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Red Deer. Students were very excited to have their very own Bible, blessed by Fr. Len and the congregation. After…

Grade 4 Fieldtrip to Waste management System

Posted on September 26 2018

Grade 4 students took a trip to the Red Deer Waste Management Facility.  Bring on the Science learning!  Ask your child what leachate is?  Or How many years until Red Deer will need a new landfill…

Mrs. McMullen's Grade 5 class are all about Feetsa…

Posted on September 26 2018

This week 5-4 have been practicing their science inquiry skills, creating hypotheses, and working together to find success. First, teams of students were challenged to create the tallest Leaning Tower…

LAB SKILLS practice- Saving Fred the gummy worm! -

Posted on September 25 2018

To practice developing hypothesis, testing them and Science lab reporting, we met the challenge to SAVE FRED! (A gummy worm stranded on top of his boat with his gummy life preserver under the boat while…

ROLLER COASTER TEAM BUILD in Mrs. McGaw's Grade 5…

Posted on September 25 2018

We love the cooperation, trial and error and stamina it takes to work as a group and build a paper roller coaster for a marble! Group work is going to be amazing in 5-2 this year!

EMTS WAAG September 24-28

Posted on September 21 2018

O Lord, the God of Israel, there is no God like You in heaven above or on earth beneath. 1 Kings 8:23   Monday, September 24- Day 4 11:20 a.m.-Fire Drill 2:15-3:45 p.m.-Junior Girls 2 Volleyball practice…

Science Anometers

Posted on September 21 2018

Mlle Bulger's class braved the colder weather outside today to test out their homemade anometers.  We used them to measure wind speed.  We were thrilled to enter inside the class and check that our…

Free Friday in 4-3 and 4-4!

Posted on September 21 2018

When Fox Run is away, we will play!

Today in Mme.Tamalyn's 4-1 Class!!

Posted on September 20 2018

4-1 used Humannes, Collaborative Learning, and Growth Mindset when working in a group to find as many solutions using only 1, 9, and 5 as digits. They rose to the challenge and all learned a lot from…

It's a Staticky Day in 5-3!!

Posted on September 18 2018

Students in 5-3 are learning about static electricity today! When extra electrons collect and stay in an object for a period of time, we call this static electricity! They modelled this by rubbing a balloon…

Extra support program being offered in Red Deer for…

Posted on September 18 2018

The Family Enrichment Program at Catholic Social Services will be offering a Group Teen Triple P starting October 3, 2018 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm until November 19, 2018. Please see attachment for more…

ADmazing Coupon Book Fundraiser!

Posted on September 18 2018

ADmazing $avings Ticket Packs are Available at the office for $25 We have Red Deer, Edmonton, Calgary, and Southern Alberta available until Oct.26 while quantities last.This year each book comes with…

Last Week in Mme. Bulger's Classroom!

Posted on September 17 2018

Mlle Bulger’s 5-1 class had a busy week cracking secret Science weather codes, playing place value Yahtzee and verb snakes and ladders. It’s amazing to hear all the French learning taking place during…

EMTS WAAG September 17-21, 2018

Posted on September 13 2018

Thanks be to God for His indescribable gift! 2 Corinthians 9:15 Monday, September 17- Day 5 3:45-5:30 p.m.-Sr. Girls Volleyball Practice Tuesday, September 18-Day 6 10:00 a.m - Campus-wide Fire Drill…

Having fun with literacy and numeracy in Grade 5!

Posted on September 13 2018

Mrs. McMullen's 5-4 class had an early snowball fight as they practiced stretching each other's sentences. Instead of just passing our pieces of paper, we threw them like snowballs! Also this week, we…

EMTS WAAG September 10-14, 2018

Posted on September 7 2018

God is able to bless you abundantly, so that in all things at all times, having all that you need, you will abound in every good work. 2 Corinthians 9:8   Monday, September 10- Day 1 3:45-5:30 p.m.-Sr.…

A Great Day 2 in 5-1 with Mme. Bulger!

Posted on September 7 2018

5-1 had a great time creating marble run tracks using only bamboo skewers, tape and posterboard.  The students were able to collaborate, share ideas, and compromise on ideas.  The best part of all is…

Flashlight Friday in Miss Cardinal's Grade 4.3 Class!

Posted on September 7 2018

Today in 4-3, the students started "Flashlight Friday"The students were very engaged with their reading today!  They shared books with friends or read to themselves, and enjoyed the novelty of reading…

Term 1 A & B Exploratories Preferences HERE

Posted on September 6 2018

Exploratory A Exploratory B

Exploratory Summaries for Term 1 2018-19

Posted on September 4 2018

TERM 1 EXPLORATORIES (2018-2019) Grade 6 students will be assigned to exploratories in order to ensure they meet the required Fine Arts hours.   Grades 7-9 will indicate their preferences on Thursday,…

EMTS WAAG September 3-7, 2018

Posted on August 31 2018

Monday, September 3-No School Labour Day Tuesday, September 4-Day 3 3:30 p.m.-Sr. Boys & Girls Volleyball Tryouts Wednesday, September 5-Day 4 4:45 a.m.-7:45 p.m.-Parent Information Night & Welcome Back…

Mme. Tamalyn Tardif's French Immersion Grade 4 Students!

Posted on August 31 2018

Great times in Grade 4 French playing DICE as a way to practice Place Value, mental strategies for addition, taking risks, supporting each other, accepting small defeats and choosing strategies! Awesome…

EMTS WAAG August 30-31, 2018

Posted on June 27 2018

God, let them see You in me! Dieu, laisse-les Te voir en moi!   August 22-August 28, 2018 School Office Open from 8:15-4:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 29-No School Office Closed 12:00-4:00 p.m. for Staff…

Farewell Mr. Choi

Posted on June 26 2018

It was such a blessing to work at École mother Teresa this school year. I have learned a lot from wonderful staff members and admin this year. Als,o it was an amazing experience to teach and coach all…

Grade 4 Math PBL Finale

Posted on June 26 2018

The Grade 4 English classes were eager to showcase their learning with their classmates, guests and Mayor Sean McIntyre.  The students worked on a Math PBL to learn about 2D shapes, 3D objects and measurement. …

Information for Grade 9 Students Attending NDHS for…

Posted on June 26 2018

NEW Student Letter for Grade 10

Project Based Learning in Mrs. McMullen's & M. Corbiere's…

Posted on June 26 2018

Grade 5 students have been working hard for over a month on their First Nations PBL presentation. Today 5-1 and 5-4 presented to members of the school community and family members were invited as well.…

EMTS WAAG June 25-29, 2018

Posted on June 22 2018

You shall do what is right and good in the sight of the Lord. Deuteronomy 6:18   Monday, June 25 -Day 5 Hot Lunch-Sobey’s Grade 6 & 9 Science PAT Science Final Exam   Tuesday, June 26-Day 6 Grade…

Elementary Sports Day!

Posted on June 21 2018

Math PBL Kickoff

Posted on June 21 2018

The grade 4s kicked off their Math PBL with a visit from the regional manager of Melcor, Mr. Greg Broks. He taught the students about what goes into planning, designing and building neighbourhoods. The…

EMTS Staff Farewell

Posted on June 19 2018

Project Based Learning in Mrs. Hick's Grade 4 Class

Posted on June 19 2018

Students in grade 4-2 are learning what it takes to develop a town or a city, through a PBL Math project. Students had to plan and develop quarter sections with roads, green spaces and infrastructure.…

Wetlands Walk

Posted on June 18 2018

On Monday, June 18, Grade 5 students explored a wetland ecosystem. The goal was to examine wetland animals, insects, and plants. Using nets and buckets, students were able to have a close-up view of various…

EMTS WAAG June 18-22, 2018

Posted on June 15 2018

And what does the Lord require of you but to do justice, to love kindness and to walk humbly with your God. Micah 6:8   Monday, June 18 -Day 6 Hot Lunch-Taco Time   Tuesday, June 19-Day 1 11:15-13:00…

Welcome, Mr. Shane Chisholm, as Our New Principal!

Posted on June 15 2018

Greetings parents and students of Ecole Mother Teresa School. My name is Shane Chisholm I have been most recently appointed Principal of Ecole Mother Teresa. A bit about myself. I am from Antigonish,…

Elementary Retreat at OLVC

Posted on June 15 2018

Middle School Year End Awards

Posted on June 13 2018

Middle School Term 3 & Year End Awards

Final Sacred Space

Posted on June 13 2018

Final Sacred Space activity was for each child in grade 4 and 5 to complete a leaf for the "Fruits of the Spirit" tree to share 1 way they used the fruits of the spirit this year in or out of school. …

Year End Elementary Awards

Posted on June 13 2018

Celebrating the achievements of our Elementary Students today through our year-end awards celebration!

Mrs. Reynold's Class has a Book Club!

Posted on June 11 2018

The past couple of weeks Mrs. Reynold's 4-4 Class was doing a book club. Every day when we have Language Arts they get in their groups and to read and discuss the book.   By: Jake MacLeod

EMTS WAAG June 11-15, 2018

Posted on June 8 2018

Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength. Deuteronomy 6:5   Monday, June 11 -Day 1 Hot Lunch-Wok Box   Tuesday, June 12-Day 2 8:00am-6:30pm-Grade…

Au revoir Mme. Smith, tu me manquera!

Posted on June 7 2018

It is with bittersweet emotion that I share with the families of École Mother Teresa School that I will no longer be the principal here next year. I have been incredibly blessed to serve the students,…

Mrs. McGaw's 5-2 Social Project

Posted on June 6 2018

We are full into our PBL (project based learning) with an FNMI focus. Looking forward to seeing how they showcase all their learning! 

Mrs. McGaw's 5-2 Class Book Club

Posted on June 6 2018

We are loving learning cooperatively while studying non-fiction articles! We all have leader roles, goals to meet and are reading too! 

EMTS WAAG June 4-8, 2018

Posted on June 1 2018

The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you. 1 Thessalonians 5:28   Monday, June 4 -Day 2 Hot Lunch-Subway Grade 8/9 Track and Field   Tuesday, June 5-Day 3 Grade 7 track and Field   Wednesday,…

Elementary Awards for May

Posted on May 31 2018

Today, we celebrated the Elementary students who in the month of May received awards in Faith, Physical Education, Music, Spanish, Growth Mindset and School Spirit.

Tristan Cormier is the BOSS of his hearing loss!

Posted on May 31 2018

May has been Speech and Hearing Month!!  Grade 4-3 had an amazing presenter, their very only Tristan Cormier, who explained how he has become the "Boss of his Hearing Loss".   

We are jumping off beams & flipping off bars in gym…

Posted on May 30 2018

Mrs. McMullen's class is enjoying the gym equipment today that is on tour at our school this month!

Light & Shadows in Mrs. Reynolds 4-4 Class by guest…

Posted on May 29 2018

Today, in 4-4, we made an aluminium foil figurines, put them in the sun and drew their shadow. All of us thought it was a fun activity! Jake MacLeod

Makerspace has arrived at EMTS!

Posted on May 29 2018

Makerspaces provide hands-on, creative ways to encourage students to design, experiment, build and invent as they deeply engage in science, engineering and tinkering. A makerspace is not solely a science…

Learning about First Nations Culture in Mrs. Myette's…

Posted on May 28 2018

Students have begun research for their collaborative PBL project on the First Nations. Each group found clues to a different tribe. Now they must learn all they can about that tribe and present what they…

We are Growing Vegetables in 4-2 with Miss Klassen!

Posted on May 28 2018

We have radishes!  4-2 Science (Klassen) has been growing radishes.  We started them in a CD cover with a wet paper towel.  They had started to sprout within 24 hours.  After 5 days, we looked at…

Learning New Technology with our Buddies

Posted on May 28 2018

Mrs. McMullen's 5-4 Class has begun learning about short stories. We used the expertise of Mrs. Maynard and her 7-3 class to teach us how to use the new-to-us technology called Story Bird. Over two different…

Elementary Assembly May 25, 2018

Posted on May 25 2018

Today, our Grade 4 & 5 students shared their gifts with our school. Thank you to all the parents and grandparents who attended and supported these talented students.

Sharing Your Gift!

Posted on May 25 2018

Jayden McLeod in grade 5 came to Mrs. Hick’s class, 4-2 to share his gift: the skill of origami. Students learned how to make a cross with a square piece of paper. Thank you, Jayden! 

EMTS WAAG May 28-June 1, 2018

Posted on May 25 2018

The fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control Galatians 5:22   Monday, May 28 -Day 3 Hot Lunch-Sobey’s 7:45 am-4:30 pm-Grade 7…

Triple HS rocks out at Mother Teresa School! 

Posted on May 24 2018

Triple HS is a Rock Band option group from Hunting Hills High school in Red Deer.  They brought 20 students to entertain us with songs from the 70's, 80's and current pop songs.  This 1 hour performance…

Todd Nivens Career Presentation to Grade 4 & 5's

Posted on May 18 2018

On Thursday Todd Nivens visited the grade 4 and 5 students as part of our line up of guest speakers talking about careers.He spoke to the students about the many roles he has taken on and how he has learned…

EMTS WAAG May 21-25, 2018

Posted on May 18 2018

In everything give thanks; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus. 1 Thessalonians 5:18   Monday, May 21 -No School Victoria Day   Tuesday, May 22 -Day 5   Wednesday,  May 23 -Day 6   Thursday,…

Plastercraft Sculpture Art Class

Posted on May 17 2018

This years art exploratory, the students have been creating plaster craft sculptures.  Some students are casting their hands and others are creating inanimate objects.  The results have been amazing!

Grade 5 Go Girls and Go Boys!

Posted on May 16 2018

Light & Shadows in 4-3

Posted on May 16 2018

The students in 4-3 are learning about Light and Shadows in Science right now.   This week, they traced their shadows in order to observe the movement of the sun and how it affects the size, shape and…

Mrs. Reynold's Class Gets Help from their Grade 7…

Posted on May 15 2018

Brandon Kohlert-Auger reports that today in Mrs. Reynold's 4-4 class they are working on a storyboard. They made their own stories and poems with support from their Grade 7-2 buddies.  

Help EMTS Start an Aquaculture Club!

Posted on May 11 2018

EMTS WAAG May 14-18

Posted on May 11 2018

Cast all your anxiety on Him because He cares for you. 1 Peter 5:7   Monday, May 14 -Day 1 Hot Lunch- Boston Pizza 5:30-7:00 pm-ABA Band Festival Grade 6 Band   Tuesday, May 15 -Day 2 7:30 am-4:30 pm-Grade…

The NED Show arrived at EMTS today!!

Posted on May 10 2018

Today we had the NED show perform to all grade 4, 5 and 6 classes. It really inspired our students to never give up, encourage others and to always do your best. The NED Show was free because we're…

Check out what Mrs. Hick's Grade 4-2 class has been…

Posted on May 10 2018

Students in grade 4-2 have put their creativity to work, creating crafts as they crochet.  All grade 4’s in Spanish class created “Alebrijes” to celebrate learning about the traditions of the Mexican…

Grade 5 Rosary Mass at St. Mary's in Red Deer

Posted on May 9 2018

Grade 5 had the honour of being gifted a blessed Rosary at Mass on Tuesday. After travelling to Red Deer to St. Mary's parish, we prayed the ROSARY led by other students. Father Les presided over the…

2018 Leaders of Tomorrow Awards Night

Posted on May 8 2018

The following students were recognized at the community "Leaders Of Tomorrow" evening for their contributions to the community, our school or church.  Jensen Nielsen, Jacobi Wannop, Izzy Prete, Connor…

Grade 5's Kick-Off Their Project Based Learning with…

Posted on May 7 2018

The Grade 5 students had a wonderful and enriching cultural experience on Friday. The FNMI (First Nations, Metis, Inuit) team came and led us in four unique sessions. We learned about Indigenous games…

God Bless You, Jayden, on Your First Holy Communion

Posted on May 7 2018

Jayden Moore received his First Eucharist on May 6th, 2018 and Our Lady of the Assumption Parish. May you always know the peace of Jesus, the light of His love, and the joy of His life within you.

EMTS WAAG May 7-11, 2018

Posted on May 4 2018

Whatever is born of God overcomes the world; and this is the victory that has overcome the world-our faith. 1 John 5:4 Parents, we are part way through Term 3 and this is a great time to check in on how…

Grade 8 Badminton Tourney at EMTS

Posted on May 4 2018

Welcome Guest Blogger Brandon Kohlert-Auger from Mrs.…

Posted on May 4 2018

As part of our PBL on Everest, we made prayer flags. They are to promote peace, compassion, strength and wisdom. By: Brandon Kohlert-Auger

Grade 6 Badminton Finals at St. Joseph High School

Posted on May 4 2018

Students in Mrs. Myette's Class presented their Significant…

Posted on May 3 2018

Creating our own priceless masterpieces in Mrs. McGaw's…

Posted on May 2 2018

Artist study: Vincent Van Gogh and oil pastels techniques. 

Catholic Women's League and EMTS Grade 5 Students…

Posted on May 1 2018

Sylvan Lake's Catholic Women's League have been partnering with EMTS for many years to make rosaries to then share with those unfortunate. Over the years the rosaries are sent many places: orphanages,…

Elementary Awards for the month of April!

Posted on April 30 2018

Today, we celebrated the Elementary students who in the month of April received awards in Faith, Physical Education, Music, Spanish, Growth Mindset and School Spirit.

Welcome Mrs. Lynda Gamroth

Posted on April 30 2018

Thank-you for the warm welcome to the Ecole Mother Teresa School community. I am excited to start my new adventure as one of your school counsellors in the Fall, working alongside Mr. Reinhart. I have…

Bonjour Mme. Amanda Bulger

Posted on April 30 2018

I'm absolutely ecstatic to be joining the staff of EMTS next year.  This is my 5th year with Red Deer Catholic.  I am currently teaching grade 2 French Immersion and have been in that role my whole…

EMTS WAAG April 30-May 4, 2018

Posted on April 27 2018

  Monday, April 30 -Day 3 Hot Lunch- Sobey’s 9:00-10:00 am- Elementary Awards  Tuesday, May 1 -Day 4 4:00-8:30 pm- Grade 6 Badminton Finals @STJHS Wednesday,  May 2 -Day 5 Hats on for Mental Health…

Summiting Everest with Phil Bota!

Posted on April 27 2018

Today, our staff and students were very honoured to have Phil Bota visit us once again.  Phil summitted Mount Everest in 2011, at the age of 22!  He told us about his training, his preparation, and…

St. Hilda Catholic School Band Tour Performs at EMTS

Posted on April 27 2018

A group of band and choir students from St. Hilda Catholic Junior High travelled from Edmonton to Sylvan Lake as part of their school tour.  Under the direction of their teacher, Brandise Fehr, they…

Family Groups

Posted on April 26 2018

5-4 has been researching members of the Famous Five and creating presentations. We were able to meet with our buddies in our 8-2 Family Group to perfect our presentations. Our buddies helped us with things…

So long Mr. Koopmans....

Posted on April 26 2018

It is with a heavy heart that I announce I will be departing the Ecole Mother Teresa School at the end of this school year. Mother Teresa has been a huge blessing as I began my education journey as a…

Grade 5 Spanish Class with Mrs. Hick

Posted on April 25 2018

For the last month, students in all grade 5 Spanish classes have been learning about the traditions that surround the Day of the Dead or "Dia de Los Muertos".  Students conducted research, created posters…

Good-Bye Mrs. Weaver....

Posted on April 25 2018

I helped open the doors of EMTS in 2000 wearing a hard hat and all. My youngest daughter was baptized in the chapel at this school in 2002 and I have been teaching middle school and some elementary as…

It's Admin Assistant Appreciation Day!

Posted on April 25 2018

Today is a special day, we are blessed beyond measure to have the opportunity to celebrate two amazing staff members. Leigh and Corinne who are called upon each and every day to wear many hats; nurse,…

pH Testing in Mrs. McMullen's Grade 5-4 Class

Posted on April 25 2018

Today, 5-4 experimented with acids and bases! We used pH paper to test ten different substances and classify them as acids or bases. Based on the colour of our results, we plotted them on the pH scale.…

Farewell M. Corbiere

Posted on April 24 2018

It is with a touch of sadness and a heavy heart that I will be leaving the community of École Mother Teresa School at the end of this school year. I have been extremely blessed and very privileged to…

Guest Blog Post Collaboration from 4-4 Katie & Jayden!

Posted on April 24 2018

Today 4-4 in Science class were wondering does light travel in a straight line? We have index cards that have a hole in it and we are going to shine a light through the holes and see if it will travel…

Easter Celebration (4th Sunday of Easter) led by 4-3…

Posted on April 20 2018

7-3 and 4-3 led the celebration today for the Fourth Sunday of Easter.  We were blessed to have Father Tom join us and share his wisdom and humour with us.  The students shared their talents and gifts…

EMTS WAAG April 23-27, 2018

Posted on April 20 2018

And this commandment we have from Him, that the one who loves God should love his brother also. 1 John 4:21 Monday, April 23 -Day 4 Hot Lunch- Wok Box   Tuesday, April 24 -Day 5 9-10:30 am-  4-1 Exhibition…

Storyboarding with Norma Jean

Posted on April 18 2018

We had a guest author, Norma Jean, who visited our students and worked on Storyboarding with our Grade 4 - 6 students.  Her energy and passion for writing was a joy to listen to!  The students enjoyed…

Badminton!

Posted on April 18 2018

Whenever we are able to, we love opening up all 3 of the gyms!  Yesterday, students in Grade 4 and Grade 6 joined together for a massive badminton tournament.  This gave the Grade 6s an opportunity…

Stations of the Cross in Grade 4 English

Posted on April 18 2018

Before Easter, the Grade 4 students in 4-2, 4-3, and 4-4 worked through the Stations of the Cross together. They learned about Holy Week and the events of Jesus’ life leading up to and including Easter.

Badminton Teams Compete at Hunting Hills

Posted on April 16 2018

Badminton Team Photos from the Wildrose Tournament at Hunting Hills Congrats to Peyton and Shelby who took gold and Morgan and Seth who won silver.

Band Camp Rocks!

Posted on April 16 2018

Band Camp 2018 was a blast!  82 students from 3 schools (MTS, St. Marguerite's (Innisfail) and Holy Trinity (Olds)) joined together on April 10th and 11th at Camp Caroline for another year of making…

EMTS Parent WAAG April 16-20, 2018

Posted on April 13 2018

I can do all things through Him who strengthens me. Philippians 4:13 Monday, April 16 -Day 5 Hot Lunch- Subway   Tuesday, April 17 -Day 6 3:30-5:00 pm-Grade 7 Badminton Tryouts 3:30-5:00 pm-Grade 8 Badminton…

Discovery Day at SJHS for Grade 9

Posted on April 12 2018

Grade 9 English students engaged in a Discovery Day at SJHS on Wed. April 11, 2018. Students selected various CTS courses to explore and enjoyed interacting with high school students who assisted with…

Our 4-1 French Fairy Godmother and Her Princess Assistant

Posted on April 12 2018

La fée des adjectifs and La princesse qui décrit visited 4-1 and engaged the students in an interactive lesson to learn about French adjectives.  The students not only learned a lot, they took risks…

Mr. Choi's Math 8

Posted on April 12 2018

In Mr.Choi's Math 8 class, the students demonstrated an understanding of Cartesian coordinate system with designing image on x and y plane. The students design various image related to their interests…

EMTS WAAG April 9-13, 2018

Posted on March 29 2018

Walk in a manner worthy of the calling with which you have been called. Ephesians 4:1   Monday, April 9 -Day 6 Hot Lunch- Taco Time Tuesday, April 10 -Day 1 6:30am-Band Camp Leaves for Camp Caroline…

Science & Relgion in Mrs. Reynold's Class by Patric…

Posted on March 29 2018

Religion-In preparation for Easter Mrs. Reynold's 4-4 Class made wreaths. In Science, we made cars for vehicles that move unit. Our final race was today!! By. Patric Sanderson

Holy Week Celebrated in Mme. Tamalyn's Class

Posted on March 29 2018

The Grade 4 French class used Bible passages to put the events of The Passion and Easter in order.   Some chose to work alone while others worked independently. Everyone gained a deeper understanding…

Middle School Term 2 Awards

Posted on March 29 2018

Elementary March Awards

Posted on March 28 2018

Mme. Tamalyn's Class Learn to Work Together!

Posted on March 28 2018

The Grade 4 French class learned that working together and outside was the best way to understand how our shadows change throughout the day.  Mlle Haley's lesson plan was super engaging and tons of fun! …

Miss Cardinal's 4-3 Class & Miss Land's 7-3 Class…

Posted on March 27 2018

Our Family Group with 4-3 and 7-3, joined together to share in fellowship and talk about how they share their light with the world.The family groups are a wonderful opportunity for the younger students…

The Stations of the Cross in Mrs. Myette's Class

Posted on March 27 2018

The Stations of the Cross are also known as “Way of Sorrows” or simply “The Way”. It reminds us of the Passion of Jesus.  In grade 5-3 as we read each station, we picturize Jesus and his…

Miss Klassen's 4-2 Social Studies Class is Learning…

Posted on March 26 2018

Miss Klassen's grade 4-2 Social Studies class is learning about our First Nations culture in Alberta.  Today, we learned that the Indigenous People had a great deal of respect for everything they used…

Edsby - Parent Portal Information & Simple Steps

Posted on March 22 2018

We have gone live on Edsby! If you have set up your PowerSchool you should be receiving an email from Red Deer Catholic Regional School Division. Please check your junk/trash folders if the email is…

EMTS WAAG March 26-30, 2018

Posted on March 22 2018

Do not withhold good from those to whom it is due, when it is in your power to do it. Proverbs 3:27 Monday, March 26 -Day 2 Hot Lunch-Sobey’s   Tuesday, March 27-Day 3 6:00am- Lake Louise Trip   Wednesday,…

École Mother Teresa School Enrollment Intentions…

Posted on March 21 2018

École Mother Teresa School Enrollment Intentions 2018-2019   Wow - another amazing year is flying by and SPRING is in the air! As we start to make plans for the 2018-2019 school year please take a few…

Family Groups!!!

Posted on March 21 2018

8-2 and 5-4 are paired as Family groups. We have been learning about Matthew 5:14-16  “You are the light of the world. A town built on a hill cannot be hidden. Neither do people light a lamp and…

"Little Mermaid Jr."

Posted on March 19 2018

Foods 8/9 with Mme. Boyd Finish Term 2 with a Masterchef…

Posted on March 19 2018

Basketball Pep Rally

Posted on March 16 2018

EMTS WAAG March 19-23

Posted on March 16 2018

Whatever you do in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus. Colossians 3:17 Monday, March 19 -Day 4 Hot Lunch-Tim Horton’s Term 3 begins Festival du Livre & Scholastic Book Fair in LLC Tuesday,…

Welcome Guest Blogger Patric Sanderson Reporting on…

Posted on March 15 2018

The grade 4-4 class is learning about Indigenous Canadians in Social Studies. We made tipi's with symbols and tortillas. By: Patric Sanderson 4-4

March Madness

Posted on March 15 2018

The students in Miss Cardinal's class are taking advantage of March Madness happening right now, to learn about statistics and probability! Today, the students and Miss Cardinal looked over the teams…

Wampum Belts

Posted on March 14 2018

Bound on strings, wampum beads were used to create intricate patterns on belts. These belts are used as a guide to narrate Haudenosaunee history, traditions and laws. Wampum served as a person’s…

STOMP in Grade 4 Music with Miss Klassen

Posted on March 12 2018

Another successful STOMP year in grade 4 music.  We definitely made a joyful noise!  Students worked hard to create songs using a variety of challenging rhythm patterns as well as trying to create a…

Bucket Drumming in Grade 5 with Miss Klassen

Posted on March 12 2018

Bucket Drumming for grade 5 music is a "HIT"!  Students enjoyed learning proper sticking techniques and challenging rhythm patterns.  We began our unit as 1 larger group and created a song that all…

EMTS WAAG March 12-16, 2018

Posted on March 7 2018

Be like-minded, be sympathetic, love one another, be compassionate and humble. 1 Peter 3:8   Monday, March 12 -Day 5 Hot Lunch-Boston Pizza 12:00 pm- Cast Photos for The Little Mermaid Jr. Tuesday, March…

Join us "Under the Sea" for Our Production of The…

Posted on March 6 2018

Journey "under the sea" with Ariel and her aquatic friends in Disney's The Little Mermaid JR., adapted from Disney's Broadway production and the motion picture (featuring the enormously popular Academy…

Exploratory Term 3 A & B

Posted on March 6 2018

EMTS Term 3 Exploratory A    EMTS Term 3 Exploratory B

Grade 7 & 8 Students Attend the Science Olympics!!

Posted on March 5 2018

Red Deer APEGA Science Olympics took place on Saturday, March 3.  EMTS student participants included Anwyn Rubletz, Corissa Crowther, Claire Carnegie, Karla Oxner, Dakota Trimper, Stryder Hamilton and…

EMTS WAAG March 5-9, 2018

Posted on March 2 2018

There is a time for everything and a season for every activity under the heavens. Ecclesiastes 3:1   Elementary Parents:   If you haven't completed your PowerSchool account activation, please do so…

Senior Boys Basketball End the Season this Week!

Posted on March 2 2018

Senior Boys had an intense week of basketball to end their season with a game at home on Tuesday and games in Innisfail and Spruceview on Monday and Thursday.  The boys and coaches should feel proud…

Canadian Math Contest

Posted on March 2 2018

In every year, Waterloo University holds Canadian Math Contest for Grade 7 to 12 students. Over 30,000 grade 9 students participate the Canadian math contest from all of the provinces and overseas. In…

Term 3 Exploratory Summary

Posted on March 1 2018

TERM 3 EXPLORATORIES 7-9 Exploratory A Visual Arts 7-8 Come join the world of visual arts.  This fine art will allow you to explore your creativity to the fullest by covering a number of disciplines.…

Mrs. McGaw's Class had a Guest Scientist!!

Posted on March 1 2018

GUEST SCIENTIST: Manuel Juarez from Alberta Science Network. Outstanding hands on chemical reactions today.

Cougars Football 2018 Season

Posted on March 1 2018

If you have a son or daughter that is interested in playing football for the JV (grade 7-9) or SR (grades 10-12) Cougars Football team in the 2018 season, we would invite you to come to Notre Dame High…

Pink Shirt Day!

Posted on February 28 2018

Duffelbag Theatre

Posted on February 27 2018

The “Nearly World Famous” Dufflebag Theatre has become one of the most celebrated companies at festivals and schools across the country. The Dufflebag actors begin the retelling of original adaptations…

Elementary Awards for February

Posted on February 27 2018

Today, we celebrated the Elementary students who in the month of February received awards in Faith, Physical Education, Music, Spanish, Growth Mindset and School Spirit.

EMTS WAAG February 26-March 2, 2018

Posted on February 16 2018

  Give! Give the love you have received to those around you. You must love with your time, your hands, and your hearts. You need to share all that you have. Mother Teresa   Monday, February 26 -Day…

Cooking Class with Miss Cardinal and the Grade 8/9…

Posted on February 14 2018

The students in 4-3 joined the Grade 8/9 Foods class this week!  They chose lettuce and herbs from the Tower Garden that the Grade 4s have been taking care of, and used them with Mrs. Parsons' recipe…

VALENTINE's Activity in 5-2 Understanding GOD's Love.

Posted on February 14 2018

We covered our 'sin' and showed His love to be 'all-encompassing/never-ending/eternal" by covering a few of us in streamers to represent His love. 

Happy Valentine's Day from 4-4

Posted on February 14 2018

Alexys Gajardo's Mom made 4-4 a beautiful cake for our class. Then Mrs. Reynold's class decorated paper bags for our Valentine's cards. We had a few treats and made beautiful memories. By: Johannah Garrett 

Alberta Foundation for the Arts Travelling Exhibition…

Posted on February 14 2018

  DISPLAY DATES: February 28-April 4, 2018 VENUE: Learning Commons-EMTS ADDRESS: 79 Old Boomer Road Sylvan Lake, AB CONTACT: Jacquie Heuhn TEL: 403-887-6371 “Grids surround us every day. They are the…

Mindstorm Robotics Kit with Mr. Choi

Posted on February 13 2018

In Mr.Choi's Robotics class, the students start creating their own style robot with Mindstorm robotics kit. They also demonstrate an understanding of the application of basic drag and put coding method…

Shrove Tuesday Pancake Breakfast

Posted on February 13 2018

As our school community gathered today to celebrate Shrove Tuesday before the beginning of our Lenten fast. We are so thankful to the many parent volunteers for their support in cooking so many PANCAKES!!…

5-2's Junior Achievement Program Complete!

Posted on February 13 2018

Thanks to Dave, Jordan & Rylie for volunteering and presenting the J.A. " Our Business World" program to us. We learned loads about entrepreneurship and had fun too!

Welcome Guest Blogger, Jake MacLeod from Mrs. Reynolds…

Posted on February 12 2018

Today, in 4-4 almost everyone finished their Social Studies project on the 6 regions of Alberta.   By: Jake MacLeod

EMTS WAAG February 12-16, 2018

Posted on February 9 2018

Walk in Him, having been firmly rooted and now being built up in Him and established in your faith, just as you were instructed. Colossians 2:6-7   Monday, February 12 -Day 4 Hot Lunch-Taco Time 9:00-11:00…

Mrs Hicks class had fun Friday morning baking Valentines…

Posted on February 9 2018

A Whole Lotta Valentine Love!!

Spanish Class in Grade 4 & 5 this week with Mrs. Cunningham

Posted on February 8 2018

Grade 4 and 5 students in Mrs. Hick's Spanish classes had a guest teacher, Mrs. Cunningham, and had great fun creating “Ojo de Dios” or God’s Eye Crafts.  Ojo de Dios are artifacts that were originally…

Junior Achievement Presenters in Grade 5

Posted on February 7 2018

Junior Achievement is a great display of local businesses (like bankers etc.) partnering with a non-profit organization (Junior Achievement) to take time away from their "regular' work day to volunteer…

Update on Junior Boys Team 1 Basketball Season

Posted on February 6 2018

Last week our Jr. Boys team 1 played back to back games Wednesday and Thursday. Our home game on Wednesday was against Normandeau. It was a very close game but we came up short by 6 points. These two…

Welcome Back, Katie Muir, Guest Blogger from 4-4

Posted on February 6 2018

Today, 4-4 are making fixed and moveable pulleys and pulleys are one part of simple machines that we are learning about.   By: Katie Muir

Senior Boys Basketball Team Take Second Place in Penhold…

Posted on February 5 2018

Congratulations to the Senior Boys basketball team for their awesome performance at the SkyHawks Tournament in Penhold last weekend Jan. 26 & 27.  Despite having a short bench and a few injuries the…

Mr. Choi's Math 8 Class Create Tessellations!

Posted on February 2 2018

In Mr.Choi's math 8 class,  the students learned how to create a 2D tessellation with translation and rotation of polygon. The students demonstrate their understandings of the outcome by project-based…

Grade 9 French Immersion Parents...You are Invited!!

Posted on February 2 2018

Mrs. Hick is Teaching her Spanish Students about Christmas…

Posted on February 2 2018

Grade 5-3 students were so excited to take their piñatas home. This was a project they completed while learning about the Christmas traditions in Mexico.

Middle School Band Students Attend Massed Band Workshop

Posted on February 2 2018

Massed Band Workshop on Tuesday, Jan. 30th at Crossroads Church was a smashing success. Students had a blast making music. Awesome work, Band students. You rocked the stage!

Science 4-2 is studying light and shadow with Miss…

Posted on February 2 2018

Happy Ground Hog Day! We (Science 4-2) saw our shadows! Spring is on the way! What do you mean, it has to be a groundhog that sees it's shadow?

Grade 9 French Students Organize School-Wide Food…

Posted on February 1 2018

Students in 9-1 organized a food drive that involved all students and staff of EMTS. 683 items of food were collected and taken to the Sylvan Lake Food Bank by school bus on February 1st. It was deemed…

Free “Friday” on a "Thursday"!!

Posted on February 1 2018

4-3 and 4-4 enjoyed a Free “Friday” in gym class today. Although it isn’t Friday really, the students don’t have school tomorrow, so a free day was had today. The students enthusiastically…

EMTS WAAG February 5-9, 2018

Posted on February 1 2018

God saw all that He had made, and behold, it was very good. Genesis 1:31   Monday, February 5 -Day 5 Hot Lunch-Wok Box 3:30-5:00 pm-Junior Boys Basketball Home Game VS Gateway 3:30-5:00 pm-Junior Girls…

Welcome, Johannah Garrett, as our guest blogger from…

Posted on February 1 2018

Today, 4-4 wrote on the whiteboard how much they love Mrs. Reynold's. And everyone wrote their name! I love Mrs. Reynold's! By: Johannah Garrett

Our Lady of the Victory Camp Survey Invitation

Posted on February 1 2018

As the Archdiocesan youth camps prepare for our upcoming 2018 camp season we would like to share anticipated changes affecting Camp Encounter and Our Lady of Victory Camp that were announced late last…

Elementary Awards January

Posted on January 30 2018

Today, we celebrated the Elementary students who in the month of January received awards in Faith, Physical Education, Music, Spanish, Growth Mindset and School Spirit.

Order Your Pink Shirt Now!!

Posted on January 29 2018

ORDER YOUR 10TH ANNIVERSARY SHIRTS.  To support Pink Day in Alberta, the  Canadian Red Cross is offering schools the opportunity to purchase Pink Day shirts at low cost for students, staff, and…

Please Sign-up to Volunteer for the Shrove Tuesday…

Posted on January 29 2018

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Read for 15 at EMTS

Posted on January 26 2018

443 members of the EMTS community Read for 15 this afternoon for a combined total of 6645 minutes!!! Join the community and the Sylvan Lake Municipal Library's initiative for Family Literacy Day tomorrow!!

Students from M. Corbiere’s Grade 5-1 Class Learn…

Posted on January 26 2018

We had fun learning how to multiply by using math manipulatives such as using sticky notes, tape and Base 10 blocks. Ecole Mother Teresa School lets your child have fun while learning. Here are a few…

EMTS WAAG January 29-February 2, 2018

Posted on January 26 2018

Conduct yourselves in a manner worthy of the gospel of Christ. Philippians 1:27   Monday, January 29 -Day 1 Sobey’s Hot Lunch 3:30-5:00 pm-Senior Boys Basketball Practice Tuesday, January 30 -Day 2…

Mrs. McGaw's 5-2 PICASSO Art study

Posted on January 25 2018

Attempting a Picasso style abstract self-portrait with watercolours. 

Mrs. McMullen's 7-3 Social Studies Class Continue…

Posted on January 25 2018

7-3 took the opportunity to change history. Each student was randomly assigned a group's perspective (British Fur Traders, French Fur Traders, French Missionaries, Anishinabe First Nation, or Haudenosaunee…

Reminders for ÉMTS Wake-A-Thon 2018 This Friday January…

Posted on January 24 2018

Thank-you so much to all of our awesome students & families for participating in our Grade 6/7 Wake-A-Thon fundraiser! Together we have raised almost $5000! In order to continue with the success of this…

Former EMTS Student Raising Funds for his Grad Service…

Posted on January 24 2018

Ethan West,  a grade 12 student at Notre Dame High School and EMTS Alumni and is involved in the grad service project to raise money for Aspire Special Needs Resource Centre. His team is coming to Mother…

Junior Girls Basketball Team Update

Posted on January 24 2018

The Jr Girls had a busy week so far with two great games! Monday they travelled to Eastview Middle School. It was such a close game and the girls played hard but ended in a loss 24-22. Last night they…

Mrs. McGaw's 5-2 Class are Learning Extraordinary…

Posted on January 19 2018

The 5-2 class participated in a Science Lab of Data collection and Homemade slushies! Through testing our hypothesis, group collaboration, design and constructing in preparation for our lab and along…

EMTS WAAG January 22-26, 2018

Posted on January 19 2018

Like the Holy One who called you, be holy yourselves also in all your behaviour. 1 Peter 1:15   Monday, January 22 -Day 2 Taco Time Hot Lunch 4:00-6:00 pm-Junior Girls Basketball Game @ Eastview School…

Mrs. Myette's 5-3 Class Had a Guest Speaker Today!

Posted on January 18 2018

Grade 5-3 enjoyed learning all about opening businesses today with Mr.Broks from Junior Achievement. 

It's Time for Quesadilla's in Mrs. Hick's Class!

Posted on January 18 2018

Students in Mrs. Hick’s class, 4-2, got to learn about traditional foods in Mexico while enjoying a tasty “quesadilla”. Mrs. Hick had promised her students to cook the quesadillas if food donations…

The Canadian Fur Trade in Grade 7-2 and 7-3 Social…

Posted on January 16 2018

7-2 and 7-3 have been learning about the Canadian Fur Trade. Students completed a project where they needed to create their own fur trading post. Students were given the choice to create a drawing or…

Robotics Exploratory "Construct Your Dreams" with…

Posted on January 16 2018

The Robotics class introduce programming various microcontrollers inducing the MBot kit. The students learn how to build robot with manual and how to do coding with a simple drag and drop format programming…

Jr Boys Basketball Team 1 Game Report by Guest Blogger…

Posted on January 16 2018

January 15, 2018 Bus cancellations due to extreme cold temperatures last Thursday had our Junior Boys basketball (Team 1) were feeling stranded. After a few phone calls and the generous offer from our…

Red Cross two-day session - Beyond the Hurt, Youth…

Posted on January 12 2018

In the last two days students at Ecole Mother Teresa School who were selected to take part in Beyond the Hurt training workshop learned about bullying awareness, conflict resolution, and interventions…

EMTS WAAG January 15-19, 2018

Posted on January 12 2018

He who began a good work in you will perfect it until the day of Christ Jesus. Philippians 1:6  Monday, January 15 -Day 3 Chopped Leaf Hot Lunch 3:30-5:00 pm-Junior Girls Basketball Practice 3:30-5:00…

Welcome Kheler Wannop as this Week's Blogger!

Posted on January 9 2018

We began the New Year building samples of levers with K'Nex in Science class. #neverforget #buildingisfun   By: Kheler Wannop

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EMTS WAAG January 8-12, 2018

Posted on December 22 2017

For we have seen His star in the East and have come to worship Him." Matthew 2:2 Monday, January 8 -Day 4 Boston Pizza Hot Lunch 2:00-3:30 pm- Jr Girls Basketball Practice 3:30-5:00 pm-Senior Boys Basketball…

Mrs. McGaw's 5-2 Classes Last Day of 2017 Together

Posted on December 22 2017

Gumdrop Christmas tree build challenge, Christmas Math challenges and then beautiful fellowship with a movie and snacks. Looking forward to 2018!

Christmas Movie Time in Grade 4

Posted on December 22 2017

Garde 4's are enjoying a must needed movie and snacks before we break for Christmas!

Mr. Choi's Gingerbread Contest Winners!

Posted on December 22 2017

Connor Cunningham and Tosh Marshall won the contest by 1 vote!!! Runner-ups were Shelby Battenfelder and Izzy Prete!

Hands of Mother Teresa Ambassadors​

Posted on December 22 2017

Last night, the ambassadors handed out hot chocolate packets to all families that came out to enjoy the beautiful advent concert. The ambassadors just wanted to encourage everyone through the holidays to…

Christmas Candy Jar Guessing Contest!!

Posted on December 22 2017

Winners :Jar #1 : Matthew Schwartz 5-1Jar #2: Jack Orich 4-2Jar #3: Korbyn Pollock 4-1Jar #4: Grady Johannesson 5-1Jar #5: Addy Penny 6-1Jar #6: Heather Williams 7-1

5-2 ADVENT fun while still learning!

Posted on December 21 2017

From eating candy canes while solving 12 days of Christmas MATH riddles; to designing our mural; to creating surprise custom gifts for someone special; to  practicing our gift wrapping skills... oh what…

Exhibition of Learning in Mrs. Hick's & Mrs. Reynold's…

Posted on December 21 2017

Today, 4-4 and 4-2 showed the school and Parent's what they have been working on for about 3 weeks and it was our PBL!! We were studying about "Christmas Around the World" and got to make a snack for…

Christmas Activites Sign-Up for Friday!!

Posted on December 21 2017

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Royall Tyrell Museum Distance Learning in Grade 4

Posted on December 20 2017

Today, all the Grade 4's took part in the Royall Tyrell Museum Distance Learning.

Exhibition of Learning in Miss Cardinal's Classroom

Posted on December 20 2017

Miss Cardinal's class finished their PBL project by hosting 2 exhibitions of learning. Parents, family members and some VIP guests joined the students as they showcased their learning about Christmas…

Middle School Awards Term 1

Posted on December 19 2017

December Elementary Awards

Posted on December 19 2017

Today, we celebrated the Elementary students who in the month of December received awards in Faith, Physical Education, Music, Spanish, Growth Mindset and School Spirit.

Project Based Learning in Grade 4-2 with Miss Klassen!

Posted on December 19 2017

Mrs. Hick's grade 4 class is preparing to present their PBL's for parents this week. To practice and fine-tune their presentation they warmed up with Mr. Locke's middle school buddy groups.

Escape the Band Room!!!

Posted on December 19 2017

Grade 6 and 7-9 band students celebrated the end of the term with an incredibly successful concert and then they got to "Escape the Band Room".  This activity is based on the new escape rooms that are…

We are Studying Levers in 4-4!

Posted on December 19 2017

In 4-4 we are learning about levers and today we are building samples of levers! By: Katie Muir

Junior Boys Basketball has a Great Start to the Season!

Posted on December 18 2017

Last Thursday marked the start of the junior boy's basketball season and we are so excited! The boys played three games in the tiering tournament at Camille J Lerouge. Despite coming up short in all three,…

Welcome Back, Guest Blogger Katie Muir from Mrs. Reynold's…

Posted on December 18 2017

During Advent, Mrs. Reynold's 4-4 class made wreaths for Advent. Today, we put up our 3rd candle which is JOY!    

Mrs. Sugden's Grade 8 English Class Explore Edgar…

Posted on December 18 2017

The grade 8 ELA class was busy performing Edgar Allan Poe's short story, The Tell-Tale Heart last week.  It was a lot of fun!

Mme. Boyd's Grade 6/7 Foods Exploratory

Posted on December 15 2017

We are decorating cookies today!! YUM!

EMTS WAAG December 18-22, 2017

Posted on December 15 2017

Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer. Romans 12:12 Monday, December 18 -Day 5 Candy Kisses Contest Planned by School Council Subway Hot Lunch 2:15-3:15pm- Junior Girls Basketball…

Welcome Parent Guest Blogger, Barbie Nielsen, Reporting…

Posted on December 13 2017

What a great way to start the basketball season! The Jr Girls worked so hard at their first tournament at Camille J Lerouge last night. They played 4 games and won 2!! First win was against St. Patrick's…

EMTS 6/7 Wake-A-Thon Volunteers Needed!

Posted on December 12 2017

Parents, we need your support on this upcoming School Council Fundraiser Friday, January 26 and Saturday, January 27, 2018! See photo for more information.     CLICK HERE to volunteer for the EMTS…

Guest Blogger from 4.3- PBL work continues by Lily…

Posted on December 12 2017

We are finishing up our PBL projects on Christmas Around the World, which is going to create Global Awareness.  We have each chosen a country and we are learning about Christmas there.  We need a bit…

Welcome Our Newest Blogger from 4-4 Katie Muir!

Posted on December 12 2017

Today, in 4-4 we are working on our PBL. We are studying about Christmas in different countries, this group is studying Christmas in Turkey. By: Katie Muir 4-4

Scavenger Hunt Excitement

Posted on December 12 2017

Students were introduced to a Christmas Scavenger Hunt this morning and were eager to get started!!  The students in Miss Cardinal and Mrs. Myette's class set out right away and were quick to use teamwork…

Grade 4 Experts in Miss Cardinal's and Mme. Tamalyn's…

Posted on December 12 2017

The students in 4-1 Tardif and 4-3 Cardinal came together to share their expertise and learning in Science.  4-3 built vehicles after learning about friction, wheels, and axles and 4-1 will be working…

Hour of Code in Mrs. McGaw's 5-2

Posted on December 8 2017

We keep "trying on" different occupations; this week we tried the computer science field by trying coding and computer programming. Thankful for a district that provides resources like this international…

EMTS Week At A Glance (WAAG) December 11-15, 2017

Posted on December 8 2017

Praise the Lord in song, for He has done excellent; let this be known throughout the earth. Isaiah 12:5 Monday, December 11 -Day 6 Scavenger Hunt Planned by School Council Freshii Hot Lunch 3:30-5:00…

Blanket Excercise in Grade 4 Today!

Posted on December 8 2017

Today Miss Tracy and Mrs. Taylor visited our Grade 4 classes.  They are part of our FNMI (First Nations, Metis and Inuit) team and they were here to share an activity called the Blanket Exercise.  This…

Mrs. Sugden's Grade 6-7 Dance Exploratory Showcase…

Posted on December 8 2017

Today in Mrs. Sugden's dance option they were learning Spanish dances. They invited a few guests to watch them and were excited to showcase what they had learned.

Ambassaders Community Rudoulph Secret Mission

Posted on December 8 2017

Storytime in the Learning Commons with Miss Cardinal's…

Posted on December 8 2017

Today in Library, Miss Cardinal's class enjoyed story time with Mrs. Huehn and special guest, Mrs. Johannesson. Both staff shared Christmas stories with the students while sitting around the fireplace.…

Mr. Choi's Grade 8 Students find the Christmas Spirit…

Posted on December 8 2017

In Mr.Choi's Math 8 class, the students learned how to draw and construct nets for 3-D objects. Math 8 students demonstrate their understanding of outcomes with Christmas Spirit to build gift package…

We are like a Snowflake all Different in our own Beautiful…

Posted on December 7 2017

We made Snowflakes in Art class today!! By Sage Moos 4-4

Check out the Brilliant & Resilient Show at EMTS Today!

Posted on December 7 2017

The students in grade 4, 5 & 6 were treated with an inspirational show by Steve Harmer that used magic to help our students relate to themselves called Brilliant and Resilient. The presentation focused…

Our Advent Play "The Christmas Chronicles" is Coming.....

Posted on December 6 2017

Elementary music students are working hard??? Believe it or not, they are! The countdown is on to the Advent Play "The Christmas Chronicles" by John Jacobson and Roger Emerson. All are welcome! Thursday,…

Advent Band Concert

Posted on December 5 2017

Super proud of the grade 6 and 7-9 band students. They brought down the house with their awesome performances. We even included Canada's 2nd National anthem "The Hockey Night in Canada Theme Song". Way…

Guest Blogger Blake Hughes Reports on Christmas Around…

Posted on December 5 2017

Miss Cardinal asked Mr. Locke to come in and talk to us because he is one of our Faith Coaches. Mr. Locke came because we are studying Christmas Around the World and how to be understanding of others. …

Advent Message from Father Tom our Division Chaplain

Posted on December 5 2017

EMTS Week At A Glance (WAAG) December 4-8, 2017

Posted on December 1 2017

Come to Me, all who are weary and heavy-laden, and I will give you rest. Matthew 11:28   Monday, December 4 -Day 1 Booster Juice Hot Lunch Term 2 Begins 3:30-5:00 pm-Senior Boys Basketball Practice  …

Mr. Choi Makes a Healthy Breakfast with 7-3

Posted on December 1 2017

The students learned to make responsible and informed choices to maintain health and to promote safety for self and others in Mr.Choi's Heath 7-3 class. Health 7-3 students designed healthy breakfast…

Thank you for Supporting Operation Christmas Child

Posted on November 30 2017

Thanks to:  Rylie Rescendes,  Jorja Moffat, Joey Sayers and Tony McLeod,  for minding the Christmas-box- ” Ideas” table during parent-teacher interviews.                                                                                                                                                                Phaedra…

Mr. Giroux's Movember!!

Posted on November 30 2017

Winners 8-1 Movember challenge in Mr. Giroux's class. All classes combined raised $381.05 for Men's Health and Cancer Research.

Elementary Awards November

Posted on November 30 2017

Today, we celebrated the Elementary students who in the month of November received awards in Faith, Physical Education, Music, Spanish, Growth Mindset and School Spirit.

Did you know we have a Ukulele club??

Posted on November 29 2017

Students are learning to strum and play cords at lunch with Mrs. Sugden. We are still looking for used ukuleles that students may use.

Guest Blogger, Sage Moos, Reports Mrs. Reynold's 4-4…

Posted on November 29 2017

We made perspective snowman in Grade 4-4 art class. They look awesome. By:Sage Moos

French Canadian "La Tire" (Pull Taffy)

Posted on November 29 2017

On Wednesday,  Grades 4 and 5 French Immersion students enjoyed making traditional French Canadian pull taffy called, "La Tire de Ste. Catherine" in celebration of Canada's first teacher, Sister Marguerite…

Advent Penitential Services

Posted on November 28 2017

Advent Band Concert is Tuesday, December 5th!!

Posted on November 28 2017

Grade 6 band working hard to prepare for our first Band concert on Tuesday, December 5th at 6:30 PM in the Fine Arts Room. All are welcome to come and celebrate the beginning of this festive season…

Christmas and New Year's Masses

Posted on November 28 2017

EMTS Term 2 Exploratory

Posted on November 28 2017

Exploratory A   Exploratory B

Grade 4 Students to Sing at Mass this Sunday!

Posted on November 27 2017

Ann Falk and Anneloes Van Den Akker from Our Lady of the Assumption Parish practiced "Children of the Light" with 4-1 and 4-2 today. All EMTS Grade 4 students are invited to sing this at Mass on Sunday,…

EMTS WAAG November 27-December 1, 2017

Posted on November 23 2017

Keep this commandment which I am commanding you to do, to love the Lord your God, to walk in all His ways and hold fast to Him. Deuteronomy 11:22 Monday, November 27 -Day 2 Sobey’s Hot Lunch Tuesday,…

TERM 2 EXPLORATORIES

Posted on November 23 2017

Exploratory A Visual Arts 6 Come join the world of visual arts.  This fine art will allow you to explore your creativity to the fullest by covering a number of disciplines.  From drawing, painting and…

Guest Blogger from 4-4 Carter Fleming Reports on Robot…

Posted on November 22 2017

The 4-4 class is showing their final robot that they made for science class. All of them are really good, mostly.  Just kidding. By: Carter

Mrs. McMullen's Grade 5's Explore Circuitry 

Posted on November 22 2017

On Wednesday 5-4 students are all scientists! We used batteries, wires, and lightbulbs to create closed circuits. After we got the hang of it, we used more materials to create circuits "hands free"! After…

Congratulations Admazing Savings Fundraiser Winners!

Posted on November 22 2017

Top Seller Logan Donselaar 8-2 1st Place-$100 Amazon Gift Certificate Top Seller Rylee McCulloch 6-3 2nd Place-$50 Amazon Gift Certificate   Random Draw Winners for $25 Amazon Gift Certificate Deziree…

Project Based Learning Research Begins for Miss Cardinal's…

Posted on November 22 2017

Miss Cardinal's class has started their first PBL of the year.  The students will be working on a PBL called: My Christmas, Your Christmas... let's understand each other.  The project is meant to encourage…

Senior Girls Volleyball Finish the Season Strong!

Posted on November 21 2017

We finished 4th at CWAJHAAs this past weekend in our final tournament. Next game is against the teachers in the upcoming pep rally!

Miss Klassen's 4-2 Science Class are Off to the Races…

Posted on November 20 2017

Miss Klassen's 4-2 science class has spent 2 weeks building our first draft race cars in our Building Devices and Vehicles that Move unit.  We have used all recycled material to create our racers and…

EMTS WAAG November 20-24, 2017

Posted on November 17 2017

Teach (God’s commands) to your children, talking about them when you sit at home and when you walk along the road, when you lie down and when you get up. Deuteronomy 11:19   Monday, November 20 -Day…

Guest Blogger Carter Writes About Gym Class

Posted on November 17 2017

In gym today all of the grade 4 classes had free time Friday. You can use skipping ropes, scoops, basketball and lots more! By: Carter

Guest Blog Post on Fossils by Carter

Posted on November 17 2017

Today 4-4 class is writing about types of fossils. This is adding to when we all made clay fossils. By: Carter

Young Scientists at Work in Mrs. McGaw's Class!

Posted on November 17 2017

5-2 Scientists at work creating circuits. Thankful our division provides these hands-on resource kits ("Little Bits" kits) for enhancing our classroom learning.

Mrs. McGaw's Grade 5 Class are Learning Mistakes are…

Posted on November 17 2017

HEALTH classes present research. Our take aways: mistakes are okay, part of growing and often result in amazing discoveries; like the accidental invention of post its! Thanks, Mrs. Weaver.

Every Day is Pink Shirt Day!

Posted on November 16 2017

The Canadian Red Cross provided a unique opportunity to bring Travis Price, the co-founder of PinkDay to Ecole Mother Teresa School this year. A strong advocate of bullying prevention, this was Travis's…

Guest Blogger Carter Fleming from 4-4

Posted on November 16 2017

Today, we in 4-4 class is trying to find books in the Bible. I found it fun learning the Bible. By: Carter Fleming

Indy 500 Race Day in Miss Cardinal's Class

Posted on November 15 2017

The students in Miss Cardinal's class have been working through steps to build a vehicle/device that moves.  They have taken their learning about wheels and axles and used this to create a vehicle that…

M. Corbière's Grade 5 French Immersion Science Class!

Posted on November 15 2017

Today in M. Corbière's grade 5 French Immersion science class students took part in a science experiment. They are trying to create crystals. The students were extremely engaged and were very curious…

Remembrance Day Celebration

Posted on November 8 2017

Remembrance Day Celebration

EMTS WAAG November 13-17, 2017

Posted on November 8 2017

However many years anyone may live, let them enjoy them all. Ecclesiastes 11:8   Monday, November 13 -Day 5 Chopped Leaf Hot Lunch 3:30-6:00 pm Senior Girls Volleyball Exhibition Game Vs. St. Marguerite…

Butt Ugly Presents to Grade 6 Students

Posted on November 7 2017

Butt Ugly combines a social issue drama created and performed by youth for youth with one-on-one peer mentoring to address the issues of youth tobacco use. The Butt Ugly Program involves post-drama interaction…

Mme. Boyd's Grade 8.1 Science Students!

Posted on November 7 2017

They are creating a life-size model for a science project.

Grade 4's Introduced to Gears by a Power Engineer

Posted on November 7 2017

Mr. Ted Haist is a Power Engineer.He works in Fort MacMurray at one of the mines and volunteers for the Alberta Science Network.  He came in on Monday and Tuesday this week to talk to all of our…

Mme. Tamalyn's Grade 4-1 Class Participates in a Waste…

Posted on November 7 2017

Leanne Bertram and Linlee Landsiedel  from Clean Conscience Recycling led our class in an interactive garbage digging activity.  A day's worth of trash was saved and this morning, we sorted it into…

PUMPKIN ALLEY Votes are done!

Posted on November 6 2017

Our top 3 pumpkin creators received a gift card and each won $100 grand- which is actually a chocolate bar! :) We also had an honourable mention as the difference between them was ONE vote! Congrats Mercedes…

PUMPKIN ALLEY Votes are done!

Posted on November 6 2017

Our top 3 pumpkin creators received a gift card and each won $100 grand- which is actually a chocolate bar! :) We also had an honourable mention as the difference between them was ONE vote! Congrats Mercedes…

Mrs. McGaw's 5-2 at work being EDITORS!

Posted on November 6 2017

The power of the red pen was felt.Getting our writing from okay- to good- to our best-  takes work; and friendś help.

EMTS WAAG November 6-10, 2017

Posted on November 3 2017

Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see. Hebrews 11:1   Monday, November 6 -Day 2 Tim Horton’s Hot Lunch 8:30 am Scholastic Book Fair Starts Retake for School…

Mrs. Hick's Spanish Classes Celebrate All Souls Day

Posted on November 2 2017

Students in Mrs. Hick's room set up an altar to learn about the "Day of the Dead" or "All Souls' Day"  in their Spanish class. The main teaching from this activity is for students to take time to remember…

Mrs. McMullen's Grade 5 Class are Building Circuits…

Posted on November 2 2017

Today 5-4 got to experience Little Bits. We are learning about electricity and circuits and these gizmos are a fun and engaging challenge to grow our brains. We all had so much fun working together to…

PUMPKIN MATH Lab Part One in Mrs. McGaw's 5-2 Class

Posted on November 2 2017

Finding, height, circumference, and weight of our class pumpkin.

Who Knew You Could Do Math with Pumpkins in Mrs. McGaw's…

Posted on November 2 2017

Our FLOAT Test- surprised even Thad who joined us! Estimation and then grouping for our seed count. 530! Nice groupwork and problem-solving grade 5.Who knew we could do SO much Math with our own little…

Check out the Circuit Making in Mrs. Myette's Class!

Posted on November 2 2017

Grade 5's are making circuits in Science! 

Mme. Tamalyn's Students Display Attributes of Mother…

Posted on November 2 2017

Sofia H was helping Lily cut out her symmetry monster this week. Not skipping a beat, Sofia exemplified the true loving and helpful nature of Mother Teresa when she helped our injured student, Lily, cut…

Monstres et 9e

Posted on November 2 2017

The Grade 4 French Immersion class described their monsters that they created during Art using mostly recycled and repurposed materials.  The Grade 9 FI students were such respectful listeners and asked…

Histoires des 9e

Posted on November 2 2017

The Grade 9 French Immersion class read their Halloween stories that they wrote with Mme Michaud in FLA 9.   Their stories were well-written and fun to hear. The Grade 4 French Immersion class was in…

Grade 5 French are Mad Scientists in Studying Chemistry!!

Posted on November 2 2017

M. Corbiere's Grade 5 class was busy learning about today! They were creating solutions and discovering whether solutions or mixtures could be separated. The students were having a blast mixing different…

Elementary Awards for October

Posted on November 1 2017

Today, we celebrated the Elementary students who in the month of October received awards in Faith, Physical Education, Music, Spanish, Growth Mindset and School Spirit.

5-2 Becoming Statisticians!

Posted on November 1 2017

Our Pumpkin Alley vote tallying is in process! We have learned lots about collecting, displaying & analyzing data! 

Elementary Dance-A-Thon!!

Posted on October 31 2017

Congratulations to all our Elementary students! We have raised $2500.00 for the Elementary Dance-a-thon today!!! A big thank you to DJ Sabatoge, our parent volunteers and all you donated to our fundraiser!

Guest Blogger from Class 4.4 Leea Browning Writes…

Posted on October 31 2017

In 4-4 we love making fun things! Like how we made fossils in Social Studies with molding clay! By: Leea Browning

It's Halloween!

Posted on October 31 2017

Grades 4 and 5 Immersion students enjoyed Halloween centers.  In one center, students learned all about symmetry and created symmetrical monsters, owls, and other creepy Halloween themed creatures.  

5-2 SCIENTISTS Creating Electromagnets

Posted on October 30 2017

Math in Action!!!

Posted on October 30 2017

5-2 MATH in action: our first student-led # Talk by Jack and Kamrynne takes the lead in estimating the number of ballot slips needed for the Pumpkin Alley voting on Monday. Nice work.

Today's Share Your Gift Assembly

Posted on October 27 2017

Kaiden Ross 'sharing his gift' of break-dancing for the Sacred Space assembly. Students learn how to appreciate and share their gifts. 

M. Corbière's Class Paint Pumpkins!!

Posted on October 27 2017

Today, M. Corbière's grade 5 French class began painting their pumpkins for Halloween. All four grade 5 classes are painting pumpkins different colours, schemes, designs, and themes to show to the school. On…

EMTS WAAG October 30-November 3, 2017

Posted on October 27 2017

The earth is the Lord’s, and everything in it. 1 Corinthians 10:26   Monday, October 30-Day 3 Sobey’s Hot Lunch 3:30-5:30 pm Senior Girls Volleyball Practice   Tuesday, October 31-Day 4 Happy Halloween-Costumes…

Grade 4's Were Visited by Otis the Owl!

Posted on October 25 2017

Erin Young, from the Medicine River Wildlife Centre, visited the Grade 4 English classes today. The students have been reading Owls in the Family and have been researching owls in Canada. She taught us…

We are Brewing Halloween Recipes in Miss Cardinal's…

Posted on October 25 2017

Miss Cardinal’s Grade 4 class brewed up some Halloween themed recipes.  Some recipes sound delicious, while others are more on the yucky side of things.  The students learned about some units of measurement,…

Mrs. Sugden & Miss Land's Drama 6/7 Class are Natural…

Posted on October 25 2017

Drama6/7 practices their salesmanship skills as they tried to sell an item for 1$ that is free.

Mrs. McGaw's Class Make Pumkins!!

Posted on October 24 2017

5-2 Pumpkin creations: sketching with thick lines of glue while trying to create depth by overlapping shapes; then finishing with chalk pastels to create beautiful shading on our black backdrop. They…

ELECTRICITY in Mrs. McGaw's 5th grade.

Posted on October 24 2017

FORTIS Alberta presented to us and we learned so much about safety and later even attempted to be a FORTIS employee by reading our meters at home. Labs in the class saw some very static filled hairdos!

Flashlight Friday in Miss Cardinal's Grade 4 Class!!

Posted on October 23 2017

Students in Miss Cardinal's class took part in Flashlight Friday! This is a way to further engage students in their reading... in a new, fun way! This will be a regular occurrence as it was a hit!

Pumpkin Pastel Art in Mrs. Myette's Grade 5-3 Class

Posted on October 20 2017

It's Flashlight Friday in Mrs. McMullen's Class

Posted on October 20 2017

5-4 is getting in the spooky spirit with our Flashlight Friday routine. 

WAAG October 23-27, 2017

Posted on October 20 2017

He is your praise and He is your God, who has done these great and awesome things for you which your eyes have seen. Deuteronomy 10:21   Monday, October 23-Day 4 3:30-5:30 pm Senior Girls Volleyball…

EMTS Tutoring Program

Posted on October 19 2017

Mr.Choi's brilliant recommended Grade 8 and 9 students are providing free student tutoring this year.It will not only help the students get extra help but also give good opportunity to check student…

We are having FUN in MATH with Mrs. Hick!

Posted on October 19 2017

 Students in 4-2 use manipulatives to represent numbers and increase their number sense.

Science with Miss Klassen's Grade 4's!

Posted on October 19 2017

Miss. Klassen's grade 4 science class building simple machines with gears and levers.  Shay-Lynn and Avery built an exercise bike.  Gracie and Kian built a Scale Balance.

Worms are Cool!

Posted on October 19 2017

Grade 4 Immersion got our first peek at our red wrigglers hard work.  In 10 days, they have decomposed a lot of vegetables and created a lot of rich castings to use as natural fertilizer!   Thanks…

We are Growing Plants in Grade 4 French!

Posted on October 19 2017

As an enrichment Science activity related to our Grade 4 study of plants, these Grade 4 French Immersion students learned how to transplant and see the intricate network of roots a plant grows!

Miss Cardinal's Class is Mapping the School!

Posted on October 16 2017

Miss Cardinal's Grade 4 class was mapping the school the other day.  They were learning important skills to improve their ability to create and read a map.  Now they know where everything is in the…

EMTS Students Vote & Engage in Our Democratic Process

Posted on October 13 2017

Today, the student got to exercise their democratic right to vote in the municipal elections. Results will be announced next week! It’ll be our turn on October 16th!!

Week at a Glance (WAAG) October 16-20, 2017

Posted on October 13 2017

Permit the children to come to Me; do not hinder them; for the kingdom of God belongs to such as these. Mark 10:14 Monday, October 16-Day 5 3:30-5:00 pm Senior Girls Volleyball Practice   Tuesday, October…

Junior Boys Volleyball

Posted on October 12 2017

École Mother Teresa Students Advance to Sylvan's…

Posted on October 12 2017

Great News! Auditions are over for Sylvan's Got Talent and three of École Mother Teresa Catholic School's students are advancing to the Finale on Nov. 3, 7 pm at Gospel Chapel. Congratulation to Coryn,…

Grade 4 Bible Celebration

Posted on October 12 2017

Every year, the Grade 4 students in Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools come together to receive their very own Bible!  St. Mary's Church was full to the brim with students, staff and family members who…

Grade 4 Landfill Field Trip

Posted on October 12 2017

Grade 4 students travelled to the Red Deer Waste Management Treatment Facility to learn about the landfill and concepts being taught in their Waste and Our World Science unit.  The students took part…

Drama 6/7 are Practicing Skits Today!

Posted on October 11 2017

Miss Land and Mrs. Sugden's drama class are practicing a skit called ITSA, where the prop in hand is not the prop in the skit.

Mr. Choi's Math Challenge September Winners!

Posted on October 10 2017

Mr.Choi loves to challenge Grade 8 and 9 students with a Math question. In every month, there is math challenge question on Mr. Choi's classroom wall.It can be mathematical riddle question, high-level…

Elementary Awards-September 2017

Posted on October 10 2017

École Mother Teresa School honours our students monthly in recognition of their efforts to be a responsible citizen and student in the areas of Faith, Crusader, Music and Physical Education.

Running Club Attends Race in Innisfail

Posted on October 10 2017

EMTS Running club attended the annual CENAA Championship race in Innisfail. Many students placed within the top 5. Isabella Pritchard placed 2nd for grade 6 girls and Asher Michael placed 1st for grade…

Fortis Alberta Presentation to Grade 5 Students

Posted on October 5 2017

Grade 5 students enjoyed the electrical safety program sponsored by Fortis Alberta. 

Week at a Glance October 9-13, 2017

Posted on October 5 2017

Monday, October 9-No School Have a Happy Thanksgiving!   Tuesday, October 10-Day 1 12:00-1:00 pm Junior Boys Volleyball Practice 4:00-6:00 pm Junior Girls Volleyball EMTS @ Camille 4:15-5:45 pm Senior…

Mrs. McGaw's 5-2 Students are SOCIAL Cartographers!!

Posted on October 5 2017

In 5-2 we have been practicing CARTOGRAPHY; a.k.a. map-making. Using our knowledge of Canada, its' capitals and other landmarks we made some fabulous maps that will be going home for bedroom wall art…

Miss Klassen's Band is Hard at Work!

Posted on October 4 2017

Working hard to learn songs for Remembrance Day.

We are Learning About Levers in Miss Cardinal's Class!

Posted on October 3 2017

Miss Cardinal's Grade 4 class has been learning about Levers. Today, they headed outside to practice using them in real life. By putting themselves with the levers, they were able to identify the fulcrum,…

Checkout What Our 7.3 Class is Learning in Science!

Posted on October 2 2017

The grade 7 science class is learning about the human impacts on the schoolyards ecosystem. Students completed a quadrant analysis lab to figure out if the impacts of humans greatly affect certain areas.

Thank you Mr. Cann!!

Posted on October 2 2017

A big thank-you to Mr. Cann for donating safety glasses for Ecole Mother Teresa's construction 8/9 option.

Terry Fox Run

Posted on September 29 2017

Thank you to all the staff, students, and parents who helped out for such an awesome afternoon. We raised $3522.85 for the Terry Fox Cancer research Fund! We had an amazing effort by all our runners in…

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Week at a Glance October 2-6, 2017

Posted on September 28 2017

I just wish people would realize that anything’s possible if you try; dreams are made possible if you try. Terry Fox   Monday, October 2-Day 3 Orange Shirt Day 12:15-1:00 pm Junior Boys Volleyball…

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Guess Who is Coming to Dinner in Grade 8 French Immersion's…

Posted on September 28 2017

Grade 8-1 engage in Who's Coming to Dinner?

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Grade 9 French Immersion Students Showcase Expertise…

Posted on September 28 2017

Grade 9-1 showcase their expertise!A true baker with oatmeal cookies!!

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Static Electricity in Mrs. McMullen's Grade 5 Class

Posted on September 27 2017

Grade 5-4 McMullen has been exploring static electricity. ​

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Tourism Exploratory with Mr. Choi

Posted on September 26 2017

In Tourism the students are working on the first project which is designing an outbound tour package. The students chose the destination and they are to plan all aspects including flight, accommodation,…

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Who is Coming to Dinner in Mrs. Sugden's Grade 8 Class?

Posted on September 26 2017

The Grade 8 Language Arts Class participated in a "Who is Coming to Dinner" activity where they dressed as the person they wrote about and had dinner conversation with other characters.

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Alberta Line Dancing in Grade 4 French Immersion

Posted on September 25 2017

Learning about Alberta makes us get off our feet! In trying to figure out one of our themes for the year, students worked together to assemble a puzzle while Mme. Tamalyn played Albertan folk songs and…

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5-2 Science Lab: Magnets & Compass Making

Posted on September 25 2017
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Learning Moments in Mrs. McGaw's Grade 5 Class!

Posted on September 25 2017

LEARNING happens many ways- working together at an interactive map bulletin board or even sharing your flexibility skills at our closing circle time. Nice work Alexa, It Juhwan and Gabby!

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Week at a Glance September 25-29, 2017

Posted on September 21 2017

Those who run in a race all run, but only one receives the prize? Run in such a way that you may win. 1 Corinthians 9:24 Monday, September 25-Day 4 12:15-1:00 pm Junior Boys Volleyball Practice 3:30-5:00pm…

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Mme. Boyd's French Science Labs in 9-1 & 8-1

Posted on September 20 2017

Today is National Reading Day!

Posted on September 20 2017

Today is National Science Reading Day! Miss Cardinal's Grade 4 class took part in this celebration by reading books and reading online using Epic Books!

EMTS Annual Coupon Fundraiser!!!

Posted on September 20 2017

Don't forget to support our school Fundraiser and get your Admazing Savings Coupon Book Now!

Mrs. McGaw's 5-2 had 2 GUEST Speakers in their class…

Posted on September 18 2017

Mrs. McMullen from 5-4 shared her passion for art and showed her samples of ZENTANGLES (along with best tips)  that we worked on later in Art.Our own, Jayden McLean, took over our morning meeting and…

Chromebook Time in Mrs. McGaw's Grade 5 Class!

Posted on September 18 2017

CHROMEBOOK time with partners in 5-2! We had fun while putting to work our class LEADERSHIP TEAM of the Tech. Crew to help get us ready for our provinces & capitals quiz coming up. 

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Week at a Glance September 18-22, 2017

Posted on September 15 2017

I have set My rainbow in the clouds, and it will be the sign of the covenant between Me and the earth. Genesis 9:13   Monday, September 18-Day 6   Tuesday, September 19-Day 1 Running Club attend the…

Miss Cardinal's Grade 4 Class Welcomed our Newest…

Posted on September 13 2017

Miss Cardinal's Grade 4 students were invited outside to join our Pre-K students who are a part of EMTS for this month. We made new friends and had some play time too! We look forward to sharing more…

Mme. Tamalyn's Grade 4 Students First Day of School

Posted on September 13 2017

Grade 4 French Immersion made Apple Crisp from scratch after having reassembled a mixed up French recipe on the first day of school. They invited the Grade 5 French Immersion class to devour it! Délicieux!

First Day of Grade 5 in Mrs. McGaw's Class!

Posted on September 11 2017

Class 5-2 on their first day in fifth grade at EMTS!! A couple of selfies, group shots and organizing the wonderful supplies parents sent for our year of learning!

Mrs. McGaw's 5-2 Marble Roller Coaster Collaboration…

Posted on September 11 2017

5-2 MARBLE ROLLER COASTER Collaboration Project. Given 5 items only- create & present your creation. Had fabulous ideas; some actually made it to the end of their ride with no crashes off the track.

We Are Learning About Levers in Grade 4!

Posted on September 8 2017

Mrs. Hick's class working on levers in Science today. They built devices using the Knex. 

Week at a Glance September 11-15, 2017

Posted on September 8 2017

God is able to bless you abundantly, so that in all things at all times, having all that you need, you will abound in every good work. 2 Corinthians 9:8 Monday, September 11-Day 1 Exploratory A begins…

Patterns All Around Us!

Posted on September 7 2017

Miss Cardinal's class started their unit on Patterning by exploring patterns in the world around us.

Parent Information Session September 7, 2017

Posted on September 7 2017

Please click on the above photo to view last evening's important information.   Please click below links for the Ed Camps!   Study Hall and Honour Roll   PowerSchool Parent Information Session  …

Exploratory A & B Choices September 7, 2017 @11:30…

Posted on September 7 2017

Exploratory A Options   Exploratory B Options

Changes in Assessment 2017-18

Posted on September 7 2017

September 6th, 2017 Dear Parents/Guardians: On behalf of our middle school physical education, exploratory and health teachers, we would like to inform you of important assessment changes for these subject…

Addition Bump in 4-3!

Posted on September 5 2017

The students in 4-3 were enjoying learning a new math game to practice their facts in a fun way - Addition Bump!

Grade 6 Exploratory & Lunch Changes for 2017-18

Posted on September 5 2017

Parents, Please take a moment to re-read the letter that was sent home in June about the changes in Exploratories for Grade 6 and their lunch hour changes. Please bring your questions to tomorrow night's…

Opening Assemblies Fun!

Posted on September 1 2017

Our Opening Assemblies included a lot of information for our students but also a lot of FUN! Here are some photos of the Oreo Races!

Week at a Glance September 5-8, 2017

Posted on September 1 2017

I will give thanks to the Lord with all my heart; I will tell of all Your wonders. Psalm 9:1 Monday, September 4-No School Labour Day Tuesday, September 5-Day 3 No Events Wednesday, September 6-Day 4…

Welcome Back Students, Parents & Staff!

Posted on August 30 2017

Our division theme this year is “All Are Welcome. All Belong. Soyez tous les bienvenus. Vous appartenez ici.” What a fitting theme for a school division - every single child who comes to us is a blessing…

Week at a Glance August 28-September 1, 2017

Posted on June 29 2017

Monday, August 28-No School Teacher Organizational Day Office open 8:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m. Tuesday, August 29-No School Teacher Organizational Day Office open 8:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 30-No…

Elementary Talent Show

Posted on June 28 2017

This morning our elementary students showcased their many talents!! Thank you, Miss Klassen, for organizing this wonderful opportunity for our students.

A Final Day in Mrs. Hick's Grade 4 Class.

Posted on June 28 2017

Students in Mrs. Hick's class demonstrating their problem-solving skills as they go through Centers on the last day of school.

Final Fieldtrip for Elementary

Posted on June 27 2017

The students in Grade 3-5 enjoyed a day out and about to help celebrate the end of the year!  The students toured the new Nex Source centre and then enjoyed a swim in the renovated pool! The students…

Grade 4 French Show Off Their Acting Talents!

Posted on June 26 2017

4-1 entertained 3-1 with their amazing acting skills en Français! Students presented 4 different plays, made all their costumes and designed the props and sets! Bravo mes amis!

Miss Cardinal's Class has an Outside Games Day!

Posted on June 26 2017

As things wind down at school, Miss Cardinal's class headed outside to enjoy the beautiful weather, some physical activity, and some game time together. And are enjoying time with their friends having…

Year End Elementary Awards

Posted on June 23 2017

We celebrated the many successes and accomplishments of our Elementary Students today! Thank you to all the parents and grandparents who joined us! We apologize for the camera malfunction as our pictures…

Week at a Glance June 26-30

Posted on June 23 2017

The Lord bless you and keep you. Numbers 6:24 Monday, June 26-Day 6 Hot Lunch-Sobey’s Pepperoni & Cheese 9:00 a.m. Grade 6/9 Social PAT 12:00-1:30 p.m. ELA Review Tuesday, June 27-Day 1 8:45-2:45 p.m.…

TELUS Spark Grade 5 Field Trip

Posted on June 22 2017

The Grade 5's had an incredible day visiting Telus Spark in Calgary yesterday to further their understanding of electricity and magnetism.  The classes took part in many activities from computer coding…

EMTS Hockey Academy 2017-18

Posted on June 22 2017

Grade 4's at Fort Normandeau

Posted on June 22 2017

The Grade 4 students visited Fort Normandeau for their year-end field trip.  There they learned about the Buffalo, reenacted a buffalo hunt, learned about First Nations Metis and Inuit games, and took…

A Great Canadian Experience! Our International Student…

Posted on June 21 2017

Students in Miss Cardinal's class said good-bye and thank you for spending the year with them at École Mother Teresa Catholic School to Juhwan this week with Dr. Paul Stewart on Tuesday!

Staff Farewell 2017

Posted on June 21 2017

On Wednesday, the staff and students of EMTS said farewell to 14 staff members!  A school assembly was had where staff and students said their goodbyes.  These staff will be moving onto other positions…

Middle School Year End Awards

Posted on June 20 2017

Denconstruction Exploratory Class Term 3

Posted on June 20 2017

Our Deconstruction exploratory class has been working hard taking apart and learning how a number of electric devices work this term!  

Coffee & Muffins for Our Parents!

Posted on June 19 2017

Thank you, parents, for all you do to support your children and our school community! We appreciate you all so very much! Thanks for coming to our Drive-Thru!! 

Elementary Sports Day was a Huge Success!

Posted on June 16 2017

Congratulations to Mrs. Andrea Gringhuis on her Appointment…

Posted on June 16 2017

Congratulations to Mrs. Andrea Gringhuis, who has been appointed Vice Principal, École Mother Teresa School replacing our current Vice Principal Ken Meraw, who is moving to a principalship at Holy Trinity…

Week at a Glance June 19-23, 2017

Posted on June 16 2017

Where your treasure is, there your heart will be also. Matthew 6:21  Monday, June 19-Day 1 Hot Lunch-Booster Juice 8:00-8:35 a.m. Drive-Thru Parent Appreciation Tuesday, June 20-Day 2 6:00-8:00 p.m.…

First Nations Artifacts and Games in 5-3

Posted on June 15 2017

Choir Year-End Party!

Posted on June 15 2017

The year-end Choir party was a smashing success and even had a surprise appearance by a minion (cake). Thank you to all the students that gave up their lunches and an afternoon to make our Celebrations…

Happiness is.....a fishing trip with your friends!

Posted on June 14 2017

Fishing trip on June 14th. The students had some great luck on this rainy day with several BIG catches!

Grade 9 Farewell-Embrace Change

Posted on June 14 2017

The Grade 9 students of École Mother Teresa Catholic School celebrated through speeches, talents and gifts from the staff to bid farewell on June 14th. Over 200 family and friends joined in the celebration…

Sacred Space with Mr. Meraw

Posted on June 14 2017

EMTS’ Sacred Space assembly is a student-centered, joyously spiritual celebration featuring the gifts and talents of our school community! This assembly features a special book reader, a teaching by…

Inuit Strings Games with Mr. Reinhart!

Posted on June 14 2017

Cracking the Code with Sylvan Learning Centre

Posted on June 14 2017

Miss Gervais's Grade 3 class were taught coding by the Sylvan Learning Centre yesterday.  Coding is what makes it possible to create computer software, apps and websites. Students learned how to…

Making Inukshuk's in Mrs. Johannesson Grade 5 Class!

Posted on June 13 2017

Wish Upon a Butterfly in Mrs. Belcher's Grade 3 Class

Posted on June 13 2017

From caterpillar to butterfly, our grade 3 students have been fortunate to see the process of metamorphosis right in their own classrooms.  Here, Mrs. Belcher's class is releasing their little friends…

Grade 8 & 9 Track Meet Results

Posted on June 13 2017

Grade 8: Girls: Mackenzie Siemens- 4th in 100m Hurdles Mackenzie Siemens, Jamie Poffenroth, Orla Briggs, Taylor Martin- 4th in 4x 100m Relay Boys: Aden Michael- 3rd in 800m, 2nd in 1500m Zoen Killorn-…

Grade 6/7 Foods Exploratory Turkey and Lentil Wraps

Posted on June 9 2017

Grade 6 & 7 Foods Exploratory were cooking up some tasty lentil & turkey wraps with Mme. Boyd on Friday!

Aboriginal Day in Elementary

Posted on June 9 2017

Last week at EMTS students and staff celebrated Aboriginal Day in an effort to recognize and celebrate the unique heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding contributions of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples. …

Grade 4 French are Growing Plants and Happiness!

Posted on June 9 2017

Grade 4 French class growing their own vegetables in science. Here are the 4 tallest plants so far! 

Week at a Glance June 12-16, 2017

Posted on June 9 2017

And what does the Lord require of you but to do justice, to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God. Micah 6:8 Monday, June 12-Day 2 Hot Lunch-Chopped Leaf Tuesday, June 13-Day 3  9:00-11:00…

Farewell Mr. Meraw!

Posted on June 8 2017

It is with joy and a heavy heart that we share the following information! We would like to congratulate Mr. Ken Meraw on being appointed as Principal for the 2017-2018 school year at Holy Trinity School…

Spring Band Concert Finale

Posted on June 7 2017

19 hours since our Spring Final Concert has ended and Miss Klassen is STILL beaming with pride for all the wonderful band students that participated in making this event such a wonderful and blessed evening!…

Fishing Field Trip 2.0!

Posted on June 6 2017

Unfortunately, we have no great fish stories to tell this trip. We had no catches and very very few bites. We had a lot of lost lures and a pike that just ignored everyone! But we are inspired to try…

Phil Bota Summits Everest!

Posted on June 6 2017

Mrs. Hick and Miss Cardinal's class were lucky enough to listen to Phil Bota speak!  Phil summited Everest in 2011 and has shared his story with many people since then.  These Grade 4 students have…

Grade 7 Track Meet!

Posted on June 6 2017

Our Grade 7 students competed in Track Meet at Lindsay Thurber School yesterday! Congrats to all our students for a job well done!

Flying Seeds with Miss Klassen in 4-2

Posted on June 5 2017

Grade 4-2 Science learned how a seed can "fly" from 1 place to another, even if miles away! These are our versions of a glider, a rotocopter, and a spinner!

Elementary Faith Retreat at OLVC

Posted on June 2 2017

Many fun-filled spiritual centers were planned to make this year's elementary faith retreat a wonderful success for all that took part in it. Students took turns going through centers for crafts, songs,…

Jig Making in Fishing Exploratory!

Posted on June 2 2017

In Fishing Option we had Mike and Corrine Olineck in helping us to make our own jigs! We will be putting these to good use on our next fishing on Tuesday, June 6th.

Week at a Glance June 5-9, 2017

Posted on June 2 2017

Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength. Deuteronomy 6:5 Monday, June 5-Day 3 Hot Lunch-Subway Grade 8 & 9 Track & Field Day Tuesday, June 6-Day 4…

Grade 6 & 7 Our Lady of the Victory Camp Retreat

Posted on June 1 2017

Thursday, June 1st Grade 6 and 7 students attended a faith retreat at Our Lady of Victory Camp. Students celebrated Mass with Father Les, improvised saint skits, took a nature walk, created crafts and…

Grade 8 Drumheller Field Trip

Posted on June 1 2017

On June 1, our grade 8 classes journeyed to Tyrell Museum in Drumheller.  They explored the museum galleries, participated in a Cretaceous Crime Scene lab, and enjoyed a short hike through the unique…

Grade 9 Year End Field Trip

Posted on June 1 2017

Our Grade 9's spent today on an adventure to Deer Valley Meadows!

La pièce de théâtre 4-1

Posted on June 1 2017

La pièce de théâtre, 'Chat Angora'. Performed with incredible expression and enthusiasm!

Our French Grade 4's are Dancing up a Storm!!

Posted on June 1 2017

Mme. Campbell's Grade 4-1 dancers performing their group dances to end our dance unit in Phys Ed!

Flight Day in Grade 3

Posted on June 1 2017

FLIGHT DAY!  As a culmination of their group PBLs, "How can we appreciate the culture and people of Peru, India, Tunisia and Ukraine?" , the Grade 3 students had the experience of flying to another country. …

Coliseum Mountain

Posted on May 30 2017

On May 30th the Grade 8/9 Outdoor Ed Class went hiking to the top of Coliseum Mountain. The trip was 15 km round-trip with a gain of 680 m of elevation! Students enjoyed one of the best panoramic views…

Canada 150

Posted on May 30 2017

In Celebration of the 150th day of the 150th year of the Confederation of Canada our school celebrated in many different ways. We all wore red & white, enjoyed a hot dog bbq and cupcakes, created beautiful…

The Sacrament of Confirmation

Posted on May 27 2017

Congratulations on your Confirmation Day to all 33 of our École Mother Teresa Catholic School students who received the Sacrament of Confirmation on Saturday at Our Lady of the Assumption Parish. We…

Grade 5 Project Based Learning on Natural Disasters

Posted on May 26 2017

The grade 5's have been researching natural disasters and shared their learning today at an exhibition of their projects! Well done grade 5!!

Brain Walk-Love your Brain!

Posted on May 26 2017

Today, the grade 3 and 4 classes experienced an interactive approach to learning about the brain. It was called the Brain Walk and the students were engaged in this interactive presentation as they walked…

Week at a Glance May 29-June 2, 2017

Posted on May 26 2017

The fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. Galatians 5:22 Monday, May 29-Day 4 Hot Lunch-McDonald’s 2:10-3:10 p.m. Sacred…

Confirmation-One Step in a Lifelong Adventure of Faith

Posted on May 26 2017

Grade 9 Retreat at Our Lady of the Victory Camp

Posted on May 25 2017

Some of the Grade 9s at EMTS participated in the overnight retreat at Our Lady of Victory Camp this past Thursday and Friday with several other groups from RDCRS. This was an energetic and Faith-filled event…

Spin to Win Contest from Blue Imp!

Posted on May 25 2017

Please vote for our school to have a chance win an Ocean Wave for our playground from Blue Imp! Please vote every day for our school until May 31! Cast your vote here!

World Catholic Education Day!

Posted on May 25 2017

Plant Growth and Change

Posted on May 25 2017

4-2 created root viewer as a part of our "Plant Growth and Change".  We learned that plants don't need dirt to grow...they need the minerals in the dirt OR water.  We also learned that the plant and…

May Elementary Award Recipients

Posted on May 24 2017

Today, we celebrated those elementary students who received Awards for the month of May.

Congratulations Miss Gervais' Grade 3 Class!

Posted on May 18 2017

Congratulations to Mrs. Gervais's grade 3 class from École Mother Teresa Catholic School for winning a free lunch from Parkland Mall. They also won a free coding class from us Sylvan Learning Red Deer…

First Nations Smudging Ceremony in Grade 5 French

Posted on May 18 2017

On Thursday, May 18, 2017 M. Corbiere's grade 5 French class spent a full day with Mrs. Tracy Meneen learning about the First Nations, Metis and Inuit peoples. We had learned about and participated in…

Week at a Glance May 22-27, 2017

Posted on May 18 2017

In everything give thanks: for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus. 1Thessalonians 5:18   Monday, May 22 - No School No School-Victoria Day Tuesday, May 23-Day 6 Grade 9 Final Immunization 11:07-11:55…

Notre Dame Band Tour 2017

Posted on May 16 2017

This morning the MTS elementary and middle school band students were treated to a wonderful 40 minute performance by the Notre Dame High School Concert Band with Mr. Tim Brehaut.  They played selections…

Students from École Mother Teresa Catholic School…

Posted on May 16 2017

I am the bread of life.  Whoever comes to me will never be hungry and whoever believes in me will never be thirsty.  John 6:35 Many blessings and congratulations to our students who received their First…

Week at a Glance May 15-19, 2017

Posted on May 12 2017

Encourage one another and build up one another. 1 Thessalonians 5:11 Monday, May 15 - Day 2 Hot Lunch-Taco Time 12:05-12:50 p.m. Choir Practice Tuesday, May 16-Day 3 Grade 5 Final Immunization 9:00-10:15…

Congratulations Mme. Smith, Mme. Fontaine, Mrs. Huehn…

Posted on May 11 2017

On Thursday evening Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools held their Celebration of Excellence 2017. Mme. Jodi Smith, Principal of  École Mother Teresa Catholic School, was recognized with an Award for…

Planting Spring Flowers in Mrs. Hick's Class

Posted on May 11 2017

Mrs. Hick's Grade 4 class was planting strawberries yesterday.

May's PLAY Leaders

Posted on May 11 2017

They played a variety of icebreaker games that lead into a game of everybody kicks the ball.

Grow Boys and Go Girls!

Posted on May 11 2017

Science 7-3 Rock Cycle Presentations

Posted on May 11 2017

The different types of rocks can go from one form to another within the Rock Cylce.

Grade 5's Receive their Rosary's at St. Mary's Parish

Posted on May 9 2017

Shadows in Miss Cardinal's Grade 4 class!

Posted on May 9 2017

The students in Miss Cardinal's class were learning about shadows this past week.  By tracing their shadows at various times throughout the day, the student were able to observe how the sun moves and…

Mock Accident Presentation to Grade 4 & 5 Students

Posted on May 8 2017

Today's mock accident in support of NAOSH (North American Occupational Safety & Health) week was a successful event where our students witnessed a scenario of a student being struck by a vehicle due to…

EMTS Nominees for the Leaders of Tomorrow

Posted on May 8 2017

École Mother Teresa Catholic School is very proud of all of our students nominated for a Leader of Tomorrow Award.  This event is a celebration of our community's youth leaders! Schools, businesses,…

Siffleur Falls Hike for our Grade 7 students.

Posted on May 8 2017

Our Grade 7 hiked the Siffleur Falls on Thursday for our end of the year field trip. Fun filled, action packed hiking adventure. Siffleur Falls are a series of three separate waterfalls on the Siffleur…

Farewell Mrs. Griffin and Welcome Mr. Carlos

Posted on May 5 2017

We also said farewell to Mrs. Griffin as she leaves our school community today as her family grows from 2 to 3 in the next few weeks!.  We will miss her greatly but wish her many blessings and look forward…

Excellence in Catholic Education Award Winner

Posted on May 5 2017

Mme.Corinne Fontaine, our Administrative Assistant in Finance, here at École Mother Teresa Catholic School and will be receiving the Excellence in Catholic Education Award this week at our Division…

Mme. Jodi Smith is the Recipient of the CSL Distinguished…

Posted on May 4 2017

The CSL Distinguished Leadership Awards creates a learning community of outstanding principals and assistant principals throughout Alberta who can share professionally, interact collegially and act as…

Royal Tyrrell Museum Presentation to Grade 4's.

Posted on May 4 2017

All grade 4's had the opportunity to experience a live conference with an expert from the Royal Tyrrell Museum. Students engaged in a very active conversation about geography, geology, and paleontology.…

Yoga in Grade 3 Belcher's Class

Posted on May 4 2017

Grade 3 Belchers class doing a special reading class outside with Mrs. Masikewich. Reading and yoga workshop in the sun. 

Simple Machines today in Grade 4 French!

Posted on May 4 2017

Grade 4 French building and testing their simple machine vehicles. 

Week at a Glance May 8-12, 2017

Posted on May 4 2017

  “Remember, God doesn’t expect you to become wise and learn to make great decisions all on your own. He gives you guidance.”      Monday, May 8- Day 3 Hot Lunch-Wok Box 12:00-1:00 p.m. Mock…

Pysanky-Easter Eggs- were being created today!

Posted on May 3 2017

The students in Ms. King's Ukrainian exploratory class were making Pysanky (Easter eggs) today!

Grade 3 French Won an Art Lesson!

Posted on May 1 2017

Our Grade 3 French Immersion class won an art lesson from Teachers' Pet.  The talented Tiana taught us art techniques to create a "Rooted, Nourished, and Growing" inspired "Wheat Fields" canvas painting. …

Connecting with students from Nicaragua

Posted on May 1 2017

Students in Mrs. Hick's and Mrs. Belcher's class connected live with to students in Nicaragua through "Students Rebuild." Our students created hands made out of paper to fundraise for youth in Nicaragua…

Miss Gervais had a Guest Presenter today!

Posted on April 28 2017

 Charlotte Gervais from MEGlobal Canada came to talk about on how to become an engineer and what engineers do

Week at a Glance May 1-5, 2017

Posted on April 28 2017

Monday, May 1- Day 5 Hot Lunch-Sobey’s Tuesday, May 2-Day 6 Period 4 GEAR 12:00-1:00 p.m. Grade 6 badminton practice 4:00-8:00 p.m. Grade 6 Girls badminton singles/doubles @St. Francis Assisi 3:30-4:15…

13 Reasons Why

Posted on April 27 2017

The Netflix series 13 Reasons Why is trending nationally, as well as in our school community. It is generating controversy and concern amongst mental health authorities and school officials. While we…

Term 2 Middle School Awards

Posted on April 27 2017

Patterns, Patterns Everywhere in Grade 4!

Posted on April 27 2017

Mrs. Pawlak and Miss Cardinal prepared centres for their Grade 4 students to learn about patterns! The students took part in learning through online pattern games, practice pages, patterns in art, multiplication…

Battling on the Plains of Abraham 7-2 and 7-3

Posted on April 27 2017

In Social Studies, classes 7-2 and 7-3 reenacted the Plains of Abraham battle in our school field.

April Elementary Awards

Posted on April 25 2017

Mrs. Belcher's Grade 3 Class

Posted on April 24 2017

As part of the Grade 3 Social Studies curriculum, students learn about children in India, Peru, Tunisia and the Ukraine.  After celebrating Easter, an important Festival in the Ukraine, Mrs. Belcher's…

Its all about Gears, Wheels and Axels in Grade 4 French!

Posted on April 21 2017

Grade 4 French: hands on learning by discovery all about gears wheels and axels. 

Week at a Glance April 24-28, 2017

Posted on April 21 2017

    And my God will supply all your needs according to His riches in glory to Christ Jesus. Philippians 4:19     Monday, April 24-Day 6 Hot Lunch-McDonald’s Period 4 GEAR 12:00-1:00 p.m. Grade 7…

Building Switches and Rice Krispie Nests in Mrs. Johannesson's…

Posted on April 20 2017

Mrs. Johannesson's class has been building switches in Science class this week. They were also busy in the kitchen making Rice Krispie Easter nests for Easter.

Central Alberta Refugee Effort Visits EMTS

Posted on April 20 2017

On Thursday, Mr. Ribeiro invited the Central Alberta Refugee Effort to visit our school to speak to our Grade 4 and 5 students.  Within Religion, the students learn about welcoming all those around us…

Winners of the Move Your Mood Challenge 2017!!

Posted on April 20 2017

Congratulations to the winners for École Mother Teresa Catholic School Move Your Mood Family Challenge. Prizes are now available to pick up in the office! 1st Baker Family (True & Nash Baker) 2nd Detharet-Crooks…

Scavenger Hunting in Miss Cardinal's Grade 4 Class!

Posted on April 18 2017

Today, Miss Cardinal's Grade 4 class kicked off their New Science unit on Light and Shadows.  They searched for sources of light throughout the school and then had a discussion about luminescent and…

Hip Hop For Muscular Dystrophy

Posted on April 13 2017

DJ Sabatoge & DJ Rico were teaching hip hop moves this afternoon to our elementary students to raise awareness for Muscular Dystrophy.

Holy Thursday Celebration

Posted on April 13 2017

Our school community gathered to celebrate together on Holy Thursday. Twelve students had their feet washed to reenact Jesus' actions during the Last Supper.

Easter Egg Decorating!

Posted on April 13 2017

Band Camp 2017

Posted on April 13 2017

Band students spent 2 days at Camp Caroline perfecting their craft!  Professional musicians were on hand to hone students skills and sound quality.  St. Margurite (Innisfail) and Holy Trinity (Olds)…

Week at a Glance April 16-21, 2017

Posted on April 13 2017

Jesus said: I am the resurrection. Anyone who believes in me, even though that person dies, will live, and whoever lives and believes in me will never die… -John 11:25-26 Sunday, April 16 Easter Sunday!…

Lake Louise Ski Trip 2017

Posted on April 13 2017

On Thursday, April 6, grade 6-9 Ski Club students capped off their ski and snowboard season with our annual Lake Louise day trip. All students had a great time on this warm, spring skiing day! 

Ukranian Day in Mme. Tamalyn's Grade 3 French Class

Posted on April 11 2017

Thank you Kathy Yaremchuk, Baba and Guido, for the amazing, delicious Ukrainian centers!  Our Grade 3 Immersion class made perogies, cabbage rolls, Ukrainian Easter Eggs and Easter bread as part of their…

Flower Fundraiser Order Form

Posted on April 11 2017

Easter Triduum

Posted on April 10 2017

Good Friday Prayer Walk

Posted on April 10 2017

Data Collection in Miss Cardinal's Grade 4 Class

Posted on April 7 2017

Today, in Miss Cardinal's class, the students worked with teacher and tech coach, Mrs. Griffin. Mrs. Griffin taught the students how to use Google Classroom to display the data they collected in a class…

EMTS is on Instagram!

Posted on April 7 2017

Week at a Glance April 9-14, 2017

Posted on April 7 2017

Blessing We are all great rivers flowing to their end. Swirling inside us is the silt of ages and creatures and lands and rain that has fallen for millions of years. All this makes us cloudy with mud,…

HOJA

Posted on April 6 2017

HOJA has entertained and energized over 900,000 students across Canada with their music, humor, and audience participation, demonstrating the amazing sounds that can be made using just the human voice.…

Positive Mental Health & Wellness Fair

Posted on April 6 2017

Our Elementary students learned to take care of their mental health through Yoga & Mindfulness, Exercise, Nutrition,  Praise & Worship, and Art at our Positive Mental Health & Wellness Fair. Wellness…

Guest Presenter in Grade 3 on Testing, Building, and…

Posted on April 5 2017

Nat Kanaplianik presented to the Grade 3 Students about Testing, Building, and Design. Using the idea of a crane and how it worked students used the information she gave them to build their own cranes.…

Basketball Pep Rally

Posted on April 5 2017

Today, we celebrated our Girls and Boys Basketball teams after an amazing season. The players from both our Junior and Senior teams ran in being recognized by their school for all their hard work. We…

M. Corbière's Grade 5 Class Exploring as First Nations…

Posted on April 4 2017

The students from M. Corbière's Grade 5 class were imagining to be First Nations Peoples exploring the lands. There were bags hidden in the treeline. As each group found a bag they were able to discover…

École Mother Teresa School Enrollment Intentions…

Posted on April 3 2017

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Special Guest in Grade 3 today!

Posted on March 23 2017

Ed Kusmirski from the Alberta Science Network delivered a hands-on, experiment-based presentation about Sound and Hearing to each of the Grade 3 classrooms today.  

Week at a Glance April 3-7, 2017

Posted on March 23 2017

When we honestly ask ourselves which persons in our lives mean the most to us, we often find that is those who, instead of giving advice, solutions, or cures, have chosen rather to share our pain and…

Elementary Awards for March

Posted on March 23 2017

EMTS Foyer Renovation!!

Posted on March 23 2017

Beauty and the Beast Jr.

Posted on March 23 2017

École Mother Teresa School was proud to present Disney’s Beauty and the Beast Jr. for four amazing (and packed!) shows on March 14th and 15th.  The classic tale was brought to life by the grade 8/9…

M. Corbiere's Grade 5 French Immersion's Science Class

Posted on March 22 2017

In Grade 5 French Immersion the students are working through the electricity unit in Science. They are moving around the school in small groups to test various objects to see whether they are conductors…

Co2 Exploratory with Mr. Reinhart

Posted on March 22 2017

Mr. Reinhart's Co2 cars exploratory:Students are racing their Co2 cars in the friendly battle of air and aerodynamic racing! More racing to come after spring​​ break.

Fab Five in Four

Posted on March 22 2017

Last week in Gr. 4 French Immersion, the students effectively used the 5 reciprocal teaching reading comprehension strategies in a collaborative group.  Teachers circulated to provide support and were…

Register now for 2017-2018 school year

Posted on March 22 2017

Are you new to Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools and wanting to register your child for the 2017-2018 school year? Grade 4-9 registration is now open.

Middle School Madness

Posted on March 17 2017

On Friday, March 17th, 2017, middles school students who raised a minimum of $5 had the chance to participate in an afternoon of fun activities. Students had the option to go to different sessions. Some…

Expert in Travel-Jordana Simms-Visits Grade 3 Today!

Posted on March 17 2017

Local expert, Jordana Simms, an Expedia travel agent, spoke to the Grade 3's about how to plan a great trip. Our Grade 3 students are researching about and planning "trips" to Peru, Ukraine, India and…

Week at a Glance March 20-24, 2017

Posted on March 17 2017

There are two ways of exerting one’s strength. One is pushing down, the other is pulling up.   Booker T. Washington Sunday, March 19 1:00-4:00 First Communion Retreat at Our Lady of the Assumption…

Lenten Penitential Services

Posted on March 17 2017

Grace 6 Field Trip

Posted on March 15 2017

Our Grade 6 classes visited the Alberta Legislature and the TELUS World of Science yesterday on their field trip to Edmonton.

This week's PLAY Leaders

Posted on March 15 2017

Crazy Hair and Hat Day!

Posted on March 14 2017

Juhwan Jeong International Student

Posted on March 14 2017

This morning Dr. Paul Stewart, International Program Coordinator, presented a welcome letter from the Education Minister to Juhwan Jeong. Juhwan is a grade 4 student from South Korea studying at École…

First Communion Retreat

Posted on March 13 2017

First Communion Retreat will be on Sunday, March 19 from 1 to 4 pm at Our Lady of the Assumption Parish.Candidates will be drop off at the Church and retreat will start at 1:00 pm. Mr. Peter Van Kampen…

Everest: To Climb or Not to Climb

Posted on March 13 2017

Everest: To Climb or Not to Climb... that is the question that Miss Cardinal's Grade 4 class will be exploring in their new PBL. Younger people are climbing Everest now and in the last year, an 11 year…

Spotlight

Posted on March 13 2017

All are welcome to attend Spotlight on March 16. This event will showcase student talent and passion. Come tour the newly built St. Joseph High School, watch live student entertainment and see art displays…

Jesse Manibusan Presentation

Posted on March 8 2017

Jesse Manibusan is a composer, singer/songwriter, storyteller, humorist, catechist, evangelizer and encourager. Working with any and every age group, Jesse has that knack to build instant rapport,…

Indy 500 Race Day in Miss Cardinal's Class!

Posted on March 8 2017

Taking what they learned about friction, wheels and rollers in their recent Science unit, the students in Miss Cardinal's class built devices that would move.  Through design, planning, modifying, evaluation,…

Week at a Glance March 13-17, 2017

Posted on March 8 2017

Whatever Happens Whatever happens, those who have learned to love one another have made their way to the lasting world and will not leave, whatever happens. Wendell Berry   Week-at-a-Glance March 13-17,…

Explatory Term 3 B Courses

Posted on March 8 2017

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Exploratory Term 3 A Courses

Posted on March 8 2017

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Live Differently Presentation

Posted on March 7 2017

The Live Different Presentation “Fix The Focus - Choosing Empathy First” aims to inspire students to adopt a lifestyle of empathy and compassion for others, introducing them to empathic skills that…

Photon Torpedoes & Absolute Zeros Attend the Red Deer…

Posted on March 7 2017

Congratulations to the Photon Torpedoes for a great showing at the Red Deer Science Olympics.  This team consisted of Hailey Nixon, Rylee Resendes, AJ Wannop and Rachael Stauffer.  Special Congratulations…

Exploratory Term 3 A & B Options for Courses

Posted on March 7 2017

    Exploratory A Options Exploratory B Options

Irish Stew Supper

Posted on March 7 2017

Beauty & the Beast-Musical Theatre Performance

Posted on March 7 2017

Miss Cardinal's Class had an Engineer Visit!

Posted on March 7 2017

The students in Miss Cardinal's Grade 4 class, recently had an engineer visit them as part of the Central Alberta Science Network's programs to have scientists visit classrooms.  Ted Haist, who is an…

STOMPIN' the music room photos!

Posted on March 6 2017

STOMPIN' the music room photos! Grade 4 students are putting the finishing touches on their very own creative STOMP routines. Miss Klassen is so proud of the results!

Cree Grass Dance

Posted on March 6 2017

Ryan Leclerc's Cree Grass Dance, here are a few and a video from Sacred Space on Friday.​

Leo qui fait des liens

Posted on March 3 2017

Leo visited the elementary French Immersion classes to help students learn to make connections from text to text, self and the world when reading.

Building Machines in Grade 4 French!

Posted on March 3 2017

Grade 4 immersion kids getting creative working on building their own simple machine. Each group was given the same materials and it's up to them to plan and create any simple machine that can do a…

Week at a Glance March 6-11, 2017

Posted on March 3 2017

We must not, in trying to think about how we can make a big difference, ​​​​​​​ignore the small daily differences we can make ​​​​​​​which, over time, ​​​​​​​add…

Alberta Health Services Message

Posted on February 27 2017

Message about Mumps from AHS. Please read.    AHS - English  AHS - French

Week at a Glance February 27-March 3, 2017

Posted on February 24 2017

     This is the promise which He Himself made to us: eternal life. 1 John 2:25 Rooted, Nourished and Growing - S'ancrer, se nourrir et s'épanouir       Monday, February 27 Hot Lunch - Wok Box…

Hold and Secure

Posted on February 16 2017

Hello Families, We are a safe and caring community, and in collaboration with Ecole Fox Run School and the Sylvan Lake RCMP, our school was placed in a hold and secure protocol today between 2:50-2:55…

Big News!

Posted on February 15 2017

This summer four portables will be installed at École Our Lady of the Rosary School. Students going into Grade 3 in September 2017 will remain at École Our Lady of the Rosary School, instead of proceeding…

Shrove Tuesday Volunteers

Posted on February 10 2017

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In our Classrooms

Posted on February 3 2017

The grade 4 Students in Miss Cardinal's class have been working with Jolene Williams, Speech-Language Pathologist with Alberta Health Services. She has spent 6 classes with the students working on visualizing…

Beauty and the Beast Jr.

Posted on February 2 2017

Beauty and the Beast Jr.

Literacy Day - January 27, 2017

Posted on January 31 2017

Spotlight Auditions

Posted on January 27 2017

Talented students are needed to perform for sponsors and the general public at the Red Deer Regional Catholic Education Foundation's Spotlight event on March 16, 2017. We are looking for current students…

Alberta Education Survey - Rescheduled date - Please…

Posted on January 26 2017

January 26, 2017 Dear parents,  Due to many families not yet receiving their access codes for the annual Alberta Education Survey, which was mailed out earlier this week, we have decided to postpone…

Parent Survey - Please Read

Posted on January 25 2017

Parent Survey

Internet Concerns - Please Read

Posted on January 20 2017

January 20, 2017   Dear Parents/Guardians: We are appreciative to Chinook’s Edge School Division for sharing their letter reminding families of the potential security risks when children use the internet.…

Move Your Mood Family Challenge

Posted on January 18 2017

Move Your Mood Family Challenge - Info Document

ÉOLRS/ÉMTS Family Movie Night

Posted on January 18 2017

Renée qui résume

Posted on January 16 2017

Renée qui résume visits 4-1 this morning!

Lost and Found

Posted on January 11 2017

Please have a look at the lost and found items below. Your child might be missing a hoodie, a lunch kit, toque, hat, mitts, prescription glasses....  

2016

1st Annual Christmas Sock Exchange

Posted on December 23 2016

Several teachers drew names for a Fun Sock Exchange!

First Reconciliation Sacrament

Posted on December 14 2016

Congratulations to our students who received the Sacrament of First Reconciliation this past Sunday. May the Lord bless you as you continue to seek Him, May you always know the peace of Jesus, the light…

Archbishop Smith's Christmas Message!

Posted on December 9 2016

Please take a look at Archbishop Smith's Christmas message for us all! Archbishop Smith's Christmas Message

Middle School Math Parent Night- tomorrow night!

Posted on December 7 2016

Calling all middle school parents! Beat the cold and enjoy learning some strategies to assist your children with their math! Mr. Dave Martin will be joining us tomorrow from 6-7 pm, for an entertaining…

Middle School Math Parent Night!

Posted on December 4 2016

JOIN US!  EMTS is hosting a math parent night for middle school families this Thursday, December 8. Together we can make every child math wizards! https://docs.google.com/document/d/19LuMv2uSBCC3RJwwi7eGop8b-KOplhqZjpzrIiaw3qI/edit?ts=583e09bc…

Exploratory Sign-Up!

Posted on November 28 2016

Welcome!  You will choose your A and B Exploratory courses for term 2 right here.   To choose your A exploratory course click here.   To choose your B exploratory course click here. 

Term 2 Exploratory Classes

Posted on November 28 2016

You can check your choices for Term 2 exploratory classes here.  Check back at this very same location during period 4 tomorrow, Tuesday, November 29 to choose!      EMTS Exploratory Courses 2016-17

No Secrets Presentation

Posted on November 25 2016

Great article from the Sylvan Lake News!   http://www.sylvanlakenews.com/news/402888676.html

Literacy Night

Posted on November 18 2016

Join us on Wednesday, November 30th from 6-7pm in the Learning Commons to learn ways to promote good literacy skills at home.   Literacy Night

Parent Math Night

Posted on November 18 2016

Mark your calendars! For all our wonderful Middle School families-EMTS will be hosting a Parent Math Night, featuring the talented master teacher David Martin! It will be held on Thursday, December 8…

Positive Parenting

Posted on October 24 2016

You are your child's strongest role model and greatest influence! Attend an information session about Positive Parenting on November 15 from 6:30-8:30pm @ St. Francis of Assisi Middle School. Positive…

Chris Padgett tomorrow afternoon!

Posted on September 20 2016

Our grade 8 and 9 students have been invited to a very special event, happening tomorrow afternoon, September 21,  at St. Mary’s Parish in Red Deer.   Mr. Chris Padgett, a dynamic speaker, musician…

Grades 6 and 9 Provincial Achievement Test (PATs)

Posted on September 9 2016

Quick Facts for Parents/Guardians

Register for the 2016-2017 School Year

Posted on August 8 2016

Register now for the 2016-2017 school year! To see the school boundary map, click here. Click on the link below to download the forms needed to register: Grade 3-9 Once you have completed filling in…

Your Children's Safety

Posted on June 23 2016

Dear Parents, We found a helpful website to teach children to be safe without making them scared and we wanted to share this important information with you. Please review the document. We are met as…

School Council

Posted on June 2 2016

School Council Meeting on Tuesday, June 14, 2016 @ 7pm. All are welcome to attend School Council Meetings at École Mother Teresa School. This event will take place in the Conference Room.

Parent Appreciation Drive-Thru Friday Morning, June…

Posted on May 31 2016

RDCRS READS Summer Reading Program

Posted on April 8 2016

Our school is excited to participate in the 2016 RDCRS READS Summer Reading Program! This award-winning program is designed to eliminate summer reading loss and foster a love of reading through continued…

"Guidelines for Best Practices"

Posted on January 21 2016

Dear Parents, To help address some of the questions and concerns regarding the "Guidelines for Best Practices: Creating Learning Environments that Respect Diverse Sexual Orientations, Gender Identities…

Provincial School Measles Immunity Reminder

Posted on January 13 2016

Please click the link to the Provincial School Measles Immunity Reminder document, for information on keeping us all measles-free.    

Calgary Roughnecks

Posted on January 11 2016

On Wednesday, January 13 the Calgary Roughnecks and Alberta Lacrosse Association will be coming to École Mother Teresa to work with students from grades 5-9. They will be teaching and running students…

2015

Parent/Teacher Conference - Scholastic Book Fair

Posted on November 9 2015

Parent/Teacher Conferences are November 9 and 10 from 5pm - 8pm. Come and meet your child's teachers and discuss their marks and achievements. Scholastic Book Fair is November 9 and 10 from 9am - 8pm…

Senior Girls Volleyball Finals

Posted on November 4 2015

Come and cheer for the ÉMTS Crusaders! Senior Volleyball finals are November 2 to 5 starting at 3:00pm. Wear our school colours: Blue and Gold! Everyone is welcome.    

Halloween Fun!

Posted on October 30 2015

GEAR- Wheels are turning!

Posted on October 15 2015

And it begins!  Middle school students must sign up for their first GEAR session selection.  The selection link is on the top of this webpage, it will open at 12:30 tomorrow, and will remain open until…

Kodak Moment

Posted on October 9 2015

Hold and Secure

Posted on September 22 2015

September 22, 2015 Dear Parent/Guardian: Today at 11:40 a.m. the RCMP directed school administration to issue a Hold and Secure protocol. Over lunchtime we were issued by the RCMP to lift the Hold and…

Hold and Secure Protocol

Posted on September 17 2015

September 17, 2015 Dear Parent/Guardian: Today at 11:50 a.m. the RCMP directed school administration to issue a Hold and Secure protocol. All students were safely inside the school throughout this time.…