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Nov 8 - Email Glitch

Over the past year Powerschool has been experiencing problems with the email to parents function and emails that teachers sent from Powerschool were not being delivered.  These pr...

Oct 24 - Fire Alarm

At approximately 12:10 today, our fire alarm system went off due to a dusty sensor in our ventilation system. The school was evacuated. The fire department responded to the call,...

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Oct 19 - Cross Country

Thank you to Coaches Huppertz and Kulmatyski for organizing a great run at Hawrelak Park on Oct. 18.  All runners did awesome, completing the 5.6 km course withou getting lost muc...

Sep 12 - Easy Fundraising

Help raise funds for our school without doing any extra work.  Bring receipts from McDonald's Restaurants in to RF and we can receive 10% of the total dollar value of the of the r...

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Aug 28 - What you need to know about school fees

Starting the 2017-18 school year, parents are no longer required to pay instructional materials fees. Schools will however continue to charge fees for enhanced educational servic...

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Jun 1 - SRO Constable Hynes builds relationships; keeps schools safe

Constable Robert Hynes is a School Resource Officer for Barrhead area schools and you might assume his job is pretty straightforward — keep an eye on students, enforce the law an...

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May 26 - Be a leader in your community - become a school trustee

School board elections take place on October 16, 2017. If you're passionate about kids and public education, you may want to consider running for school trustee.  Do I have wh...

May 15 - 2017 2018 Master Timetable

The master schedule for next year is available here.

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May 1 - Caution to parents about Netflix series '13 Reasons Why'

The Netflix series 13 Reasons Why is about a 17 year-old woman who commits suicide, leaving behind audio recordings for the 13 people she claims were responsible for her suicide....

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Apr 10 - Health Care Aide Program 2017-2018

• 21 students have expressed interest; only a few spaces remaining.    • The HCA program filled in 2016-2017 • Interested, need more information?   - Contact your sc...

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Feb 27 - Mumps information from AHS

Outbreaks of mumps in Manitoba and the United States in the past several months are a reminder that vaccine-preventable infections, including mumps, are still a risk to health, inc...

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Feb 27 - Sr. high curlers play well at Zones.

Congratulations to the curling teams that competed in Slave Lake this weekend at Zones.  Girls received Bronze and the Boys received Silver. The Mixed team- Matthew Burchett, Lam...

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Feb 21 - Cosmetology Department

RF Staples Cosmetology Department is accepting customer appointments.  Plesae see the attachment for a list of prices.  Products are also available in salon at discounted prices...

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Feb 16 - Automotives Customer Service Work

The R.F. Staples Automotives Department is now open for the semester and taking in customer service work! Support the school’s program while getting a great deal on automotive...

Jan 16 - Basketball teams win big on the weekend

Congratulations to our senior girls basketball team for winning gold at their tournament in Camrose.  Senior boys played well and captured the concolation side in the Millwoods Ch...

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Dec 13 - Purdy's chocolates are in!

Anyone who purchased and or sold Purdys Chocolates can pick them up from the Band Room today. Pick up times can be during Focus, Noon hour, or after school. Thanks to Mrs. Brown,...

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Dec 12 - 2015-2016 yearbooks are in

Yearbooks can be picked up in the main office.

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Oct 11 - Coats for Kids

Do you have ANY new or used coats, ski pants, gloves or toques to donate?  Please click here for donation information.

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Sep 14 - New Bell Schedules

Focus 40 starts today!  Please see below for our new class times. 9:00 – 10:16 10:22-  11:36 11:37- 12:16 (Focus 40) 12:51- 2:05 2:11- 3:25   Early dismis...

Sep 12 - Permission Forms

Sept. 22 Terry Fox Run Sept. 21 Career Expo  

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Sep 7 - RF Staples Spirit Wear

RF Staples has opened an online Spirit Wear shop. Display your pride in fantastic apparel customized entirely by you. Our site lets students, parents, fans, & staff choose from ap...

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Aug 30 - How Do We Respond To Emergencies At School?

Our first priority is the safety, security and well-being of our students and staff. Guided by our division’s Emergency Response Plan, we have developed a plan which outlines our...

Jun 29 - RF Staples Video

Click on the link below to find out what we're all about. https://vimeo.com/166842097

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Apr 11 - Regional Skills Competition

Congratulations to all of the RF students that competed on the weekend in the Regional Skills Competition.  We have several moving on to the Skills Canada Competition in May:  Ai...

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Apr 8 - Partnership opens doors to welding classes for R.F. Staples students

April 8, 2016 - High schools -- including R.F. Staples -- don't always have the facilities to offer welding classes.  Thanks to a four-year-old partnership with Westlock's...

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Mar 4 - Grad Update

Date: March 4, 2016 RE: Grad Update Dear Parents/Guardians, Plans are well underway for R.F. Staples 2016 Graduation Ceremony which takes place from noon to 2 p.m. at th...

Jan 15 - Vapourizers

Please be advised that vapourizers are not allowed on school property.  Vapourizers can cause fires if left on flammable surfaces.

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Dec 18 - Pancake breakfast

The staff of RF Staples surprised their students with a pancake breakfast on the last day of classes.

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Dec 17 - Yearbooks are in!

The 2014-2015 yearbooks are in the office and ready for pick up.

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Dec 17 - Food Bank Donation

Thank-you for your generosity. As a school (students, parents, and staff), we raised $482.30 in cash donations and filled two rows of tables with the amount of food and products do...