Save the Date
Edmonton Catholic Schools’ will return to the virtual stage for the 2021-2022 school year to highlight the extraordinary and incredible things happening across the Division in the area of Fine Arts.
To kick off this online extravaganza is the second annual Art of Advent on November 28! Throughout the Advent season, students will share Advent-themed arts pieces (visual arts, music, theatre, and dance) in the virtual showcase. Each day, a new square will be unlocked, highlighting the Division's many outstanding student artists. In addition, the calendar will also share a weekly Advent message from Father Glenn McDonald, prayers, and Advent-themed activities for the entire family to enjoy.
The 2020 Art of Advent calendar had close to fifty-thousand views from countries around the world. This includes provinces from across Canada, the United States, the Philippines, China, Mexico, Australia, Finland, Ukraine, Germany, France, Scotland, Ireland, Kenya, South Korea, Indonesia, South America, and more! It featured students from 100 voices to Grade 12, with 16 schools represented for music, drama and dance, and 30 schools represented for visual artwork. The calendar was used by many schools as part of their daily announcements and classroom reflections.