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Discover the difference at Edmonton Catholic Schools

At Edmonton Catholic Schools, we believe that children are gifts from God. In turn, Christ's teachings inspire our staff to see each child as a sacred responsibility. Our division-wide achievement and diploma examination results testify to the success of our unique partnership of parents, school and parish. Moreover, the lives our students lead in school and beyond are the proudest indications of our success.

Do you attend Edmonton Catholic Schools?

If so, we hope that you will explore the programs that are available to you. If not, we invite you to discover why students at Edmonton Catholic Schools are Embraced by Faith and Inspired!

Are you a resident of Edmonton Catholic Schools?

A resident student is a Catholic or has at least one parent who is a Catholic, or under the authority of the Child Welfare Act, has been placed in a foster home where the foster parent is a resident of Edmonton Catholic Schools. Also, a resident must reside within the corporate limits of the City of Edmonton, be six years of age or older on or before December 31 or 19 years of age or younger as of September 1 of the current school year. In the case of a kindergarten student, is 5 years of age or older on or before December 31 of the current school year.

Students who do not meet the above conditions are considered non-resident students and may enroll at Edmonton Catholic Schools given the adequate availability of resources as determined by the principal and school division.

Registration Guidelines and Procedures

Edmonton Catholic Schools provides a Catholic education to resident students of the division, according to their educational requirements. Non-Catholics and other non-resident students may enroll at Edmonton Catholic Schools given the adequate availability of resources such as space and suitability of program. Contact individual schools for additional registration information.

Student Registration General Information

Click here for Translated Registration information

In order to register your child in school, parents are required to complete the Online Registration Form. The form is available at your child’s school or it can be found on the Division website and completed online,. Please bring proof of your current address, proof of your child’s name, date of birth, and citizenship to the school where you are registering your child.

If you are the parent of an international student or are new to Canada please contact One World…One Centre or visit their website for information:

One World…One Centre
9405 50 Street NW, 
Edmonton, AB T6B 2T4

Collection and Use of Personal Information

The personal information collected on the Student Registration Form and any other personal information collected and maintained as part of a student’s record, will be used for registration purposes and to provide educational services to your child. Certain personal information will also be disclosed to Alberta Education to meet reporting requirements, and by agreement. This information is collected under the authority of the Alberta School Act, which mandates the programs and services offered by Edmonton Catholic Schools, and Section 33(c) of Alberta's Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. The information will be protected by the provision of Alberta's Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. If you have any questions about the collection and use of this information, contact the Principal of your child’s school.

On page 4 of the Student Registration Form, parents/guardians are referred to the following documents. Please read these documents and indicate your agreement or consent in the appropriate place:

  • Student Responsible Use Agreement

    • This document describes the responsibilities your child has related to the use of Edmonton Catholic Schools’ information resources such as computers, internet and email. Click Here

  • Using and Disclosing Personal Information

    • This document describes how and when school division staff may collect and use your child’s personal information.

  • Division Public Website Guidelines

    • This document describes when and what personal information can be posted to a Division website

On page 4 of the Student Registration Form there is a section called Media Participation Consent. Please read and check all the sections you agree to.

Any questions about the Student Registration?

Please phone or visit your local school or contact Edmonton Catholic Schools at 780-441-6000 or

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