CCEF Car Raffle

We are excited to inform you that the Calgary Catholic Education Foundation is conducting our second ‘CAR Raffle’ in support of schools and students. You can purchase a raffle ticket through your child’s school or on-line.

Fact: Through fundraising initiatives like this, Blessed Cardinal Newman School has received $25,000 from the Foundation.

Fact: Since its beginning in 2009, the CCEF has contributed more than two million dollars for student-focused educational initiatives, enhanced learning opportunities, programs and equipment for Calgary Catholic students.

Order your tickets now at or from your child’s school.

Tickets are $20 each or three for $50.           Draw date: February 17, 2016

CCEF Lottery Prizes

November Newsletter


Bishop Carroll Open House Night

Bishop Carroll is hosting an Open House. See attachment for more details.

Bishop Carroll High School Information Night

Jr. High Band Fundraiser – Poinsettias

Our Jr. High band students have an opportunity to attend Camp Caroline in March/April.  The band students will be selling POINSETTIAS to help raise money and reduce their cost to band camp.  Participating in fundraisers is always optional.

If your child is not a band student but you would like to support the band program, please click on the Poinsettia Order Form to get all details for ordering.

GRADE 6 BAND STUDENTS also have the option of participating in this fundraiser.

All funds raised by Grade 6 band students will be applied towards a special band-camp day for the Grade 6 band students.

Poinsettia Order Form

November Concession Menu

November Concession Menu

Scholastic Book Fair

Dear Families,

The Scholastic book fair is coming to Blessed Cardinal Newman School! The book fair will be hosted in the school library Monday November 23rd through until Friday November 27th.

What better way to promote reading to our students and support our important literacy event.

To help your child find the books they love they will visit the book fair during school hours. Students will be able to purchase books during this time or we welcome all families to visit the evening of Thursday November 26th or during the day Friday November 27th.

Our book fair connects students to books they love to read. By supporting the book fair you enable our school to purchase wonderful new books to add to our library collection.

We invite you to share in the magic of reading and come visit the library!

SUTP Coupon Books

SUTP Coupon Books 

A big thank you to the Blessed Cardinal Newman School community, the SUTP Fundraiser was a huge success!

Although the fundraising campaign is complete, we will continue to sell the SUTP Coupon Books until October 16th.

You can get the book or app directly from the office; or you can send in the money with your student and we will send it home for you.

The cost of the book/app is $20.00.  Our school will continue to receive $10 from each book or app sold.

On behalf of School Council, thanks again for your support!

New South Cranston School Consultation

Prior to the selection of a principal for a new school, the Calgary Catholic School District consults with Catholic parents in the new school community to consider and articulate the competencies and attributes that the community would require of the school administrative team. Calgary Catholic School District then utilizes these competencies and attributes in the selection of the school-based administrators for the new school. For the new south Cranston school, this consultation is scheduled for:

Date: October 13, 2015

Time: 7:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Location: Christ the King School (333 Cranston Way SE)

RSVP: 403-500-2119

New Cranston School Boundary Information

BCN Boundary Information

Bus Routes 2015-2016

Bus routes for the 2015-2016 school year have been posted.  Please note that an additional route has been added this year for Cranston.  Routes can be accessed by clicking on the following link:

Blessed Cardinal Newman Bus Routes 2015-2016