School News

2018

PreK - Baby Oliver came to school on a motorcycle

Over the course of the past year, Pre-Kindergarten has had the incredible privilege of visiting with our baby, Oliver, each month!  We have watched him grow, learned what he eats, plays with, does, and more recently, says! We have learned to take care…

Grade 9 Farewell Mass

Congratulations to our first Grade 9 class at St. Gregory the Great!  We had our farewell liturgy at St. Stephen's in Lacombe and the students were awesome.  Thank you your hard work this year.  Good luck in High School and God bless!

S.T.E.M. Day

Family groups rotated through STEM activities yesterday.  STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics.  The Leadership class planned, organized and ran the activities for this.  Activities included designing a parachute and contraption…

Grade 1 - Markerville Day

Our Grade 1's traveled back in time!  They spend the day at Markerville and saw how school was in the 'olden days'.  They also got to help make butter and cookies and even experienced how to milk a cow!

Sphero Day

This week, Grade 3C teamed up with the Middle School Tech class to see some coding in action! We worked together to use coding to control a sphero robot through some "mini-golf!" 

Rosary Celebration

The Grade 5 class led a whole school Rosary on May 30 in our school gym.  It is a tradition in the Church to pray the rosary during the months of October and May. The rosary is prayed by reflecting on the life of Christ from His birth to His resurrection.

Grade 8 & 9 - Track & Field

Grade 8 & Grade 9 students participated in Track & Field events at Lindsay Thurber on May 29th & 30th. It was a couple of cooler days, the students did great for their first year as a school at the City Track Meet.

Grade 1 - Authors!

The grade ones are authors! Each class created and published a book on our division theme "All Are Welcome, All Belong"! We celebrated becoming authors and our success

May 2018 - BRG8

We celebrated our BRG8 Award winners and acknowledge our Term 2 Honour Roll recipients who were away or missed.   We also had some students acknowledge some of our staff with BGR8 awards in May

First Holy Communion

Congratulations to our first class of First Communicants. Congratulations! Thank you to everyone who helped make this day so special!

Grade 1 - Outdoor Classroom

The grade 1's have been learning all about plants, animals and birds! They had outdoor classroom where they had the opportunity to build their very own nest. They had to collect things to put in their nest to make it strong and that could mix with the…

Grade 4 - Telus World of Science

On Thursday May 17, all the grade 4's embarked on an adventure to the Edmonton Science center. While there students were able to enjoy the various galleries that allowed them to touch, explore and move through. The Terry Fox exhibit was a great bonus…

Grade 8 - Catapult Testing

Grade 8's were testing their catapults in the gathering area.  Many of the catapults launched their objects super far!  It was a great afternoon.

Mother's Day

SHHHHHH!!! The Grade One's were busy working on a special gift for their mom! Mom's, we LOVE you! Thank you for all you do!

Grade 6 - Civic Centre Visit in Blackfalds

Our grade 6 students attended the Blackfalds Civic Center to have a guided tour by Mayor Richard Poole. In this tour, students had the opportunity to hear from some different members of the municipal government about their roles and responsibilities.…

Grade 5 - NAOSH Mock Incident

Students at St. Gregory the Great and Iron Ridge Intermediate Campus were given a dose of reality on Monday when a fellow classmate portrayed the victim in a mock crash. Kids in grades four and five watched on as the pretend scenario played out, an SUV…

Grade 1 - Outdoor Measuring

The grade one students have started their measurement unit by going and exploring outside. They were using sticks to see whose is smaller, bigger and the biggest! We also saw many animals and heard lots of geese along our walk. 

Teaching Mass

Thank you St. Stephen's for having grade 1 - 9 from St. Gregory the Great for our teaching masses.  Our students learnt so much about the mass and all its parts.  Thank you for welcoming us all and to fr. Shimit for teaching us more about our Catholic…

Grade 6 - Wampum Belts

Our Grade 6 students created their own Wampum Belts during class with the help of our school division's First Nations, Metis, and Inuit support team's guidance. We had some excellent results from all of their hard work!

BRG8 Assembly for March

It was another wonderful assembly celebrating all our students being 'caught' doing Great things!