Latest News


If you require busing for September 2016, please complete a Yellow Bus Request form before August 30


Please see for latest wildfire updates with FMCSD


Elsie Yanik Catholic School is scheduled to open in the fall of 2017 in Parsons Creek!


Registration available online at ….. web site for the Suncor Energy Centre for the Performing Arts

  • St. Paul School
  • Sister Mary Phillips
  • St. Martha
  • Father Beauregard
  • Father Mercredi
  • Father Turcotte
  • St. Anne
  • St. Gabriel
  • Good Shepherd
  • Holy Trinity
  • St. Kateri
  • Sunor Energy Centre for Perfoming Arts

What's New?

Grad 2016!
August 26, 2016

Congratulations to the over 325 graduates from Holy Trinity and Father Mercredi High Schools! We are so happy you had the opportunity to cross the stage here at home! 



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Tools for School
August 26, 2016

It’s the largest ever Tools for School campaign! Thank you to the United Way for coordinating this incredible effort! 

Thank you to our school staff who have been busy contacting families in ne...

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Education News

Deadline for Transportation

Noon on Monday August 29th is the deadline to request Yellow Bus Transportation for service on the first day of school.  Please read the eligibility criteria before submitting a request. Links to relevant pages are provided below: 

Yellow Bus Transportation Conditions

Request for Transportation Services – Elementary Schools   

High School Transportation Policy and Request Form

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Getting Ready for a new school year

With less than five weeks away from the start of the new school year, parents are invited to consult the following pages for important information on what they may need to action this month to get ready for the first day of school: 

2016 Enrolment Survey:  We ask that parents complete this short survey to allow schools to prepare for the first day of school

How to Register:  For new students only

Wildfire School Restoration Status:  Information on the restoration work taking place in our school

Mental Health Resources:  List of Mental Health Resources for families and staff

Elementary – Registration/Admission Guide:  To assist parents get ready for the new school year

Elementary – Yellow Bus Transportation:  Guide to Yellow Bus Transportation – 

Elementary – Request for Yellow Bus Transportation:   Deadline to register for transportation is 30 August

High School Transportation Guide:  For students at Fr Mercredi & Holy Trinity (Yellow Bus & Transit)

Father Mercredi High School – Admission Guide:  Admission Week information and Pre-Payment of Fees

Holy Trinity Hich School –  Admission Guide:  Admission Week information and Pre-Payment of Fees

  1. Fort McMurray's high schoolers finally graduate after wildfire disruption

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  2. Please note: If you require yellow bus service for the first day of school, the deadline is tomorrow at noon.

Get In Touch


Fort McMurray Catholic Board of Education
9809 Main St.
Fort McMurray, AB, T9H 1T7

Phone: 780-799-5700
Fax:     780-799-5706

Superintendent of Schools:
George McGuigan
Deputy Superintendent-
Inclusive Education
Monica Mankowski
Secretary Treasurer:
Francois Gagnon