Mass and Liturgies

Each school within the division is invited to apply for funding to support Rosary Clubs. Through these extracurricular clubs, the students may learn about the rosary, how to pray the using the rosary and the Holy Mysteries. They may learn about the saints…

Rosary Club

Each school within the division is invited to apply for funding to support Rosary Clubs. Through these extracurricular clubs, the students may learn about the rosary, how to pray the using the rosary and the Holy Mysteries. They may learn about the saints…

Living Rosary

A living rosary is when students are arranged and used to represent each bead of the rosary. Each person leads the prayer associated with his or her position. To enhance this experience the Foundation has provided funding to purchase a giant rosary, that…

Writing Icons

Icon painting, or more traditionally and correctly, icon writing, is an ancient practice of creating images of Jesus Christ, significant events of the faith or images of angels or saints for the purpose of veneration and growth in the Christian faith. Icon writing …

Prayer Corners

Within classrooms throughout the school division there are prayer corners to support each student’s prayer life and further their understanding of the Catholic faith. These prayer corners are often created using a small table or shelf adorned with…

Retreats

School wide retreats are facilitated by Pure Witness Ministries, Face to Face Ministries, Feel the Pulse Ministries, Queen’s House Retreat and Renewal Center, Shekinah Retreat Centre, St. Therese Institute of Faith and Mission, or by…

Religious Works of Art

In many schools students, staff , families and guests are greeted by religious art and or murals. These help produce a warm, welcoming, faith based atmosphere at the front entrance of many schools. Artwork, such as the alter at Fr….

Leadership Conference

In the Fall of each new school year, The Greater Saskatoon Catholic Schools invites grade 8 representatives from within the school division for the annual Leadership Conference. During this two day conference students are led through a series of…

Tour Places of Worship

Tour Places of Worship Projects Mass and Liturgies Rosary Club Living Rosary Writing Icons Prayer Corners Retreats Religious Works of Art Leadership Conference Tour Places of Worship Youth and Liturgy Project Flow Through Grants & Donations World Catholic...

Youth and Liturgy Project

Youth and Liturgy Project Projects Mass and Liturgies Rosary Club Living Rosary Writing Icons Prayer Corners Retreats Religious Works of Art Leadership Conference Tour Places of Worship Youth and Liturgy Project Flow Through Grants & Donations World Catholic...

Flow Through Grants & Donations

In addition to the fundraising initiatives generated by the Foundation in support of school based projects, there are many individuals in our Greater Saskatoon Catholic system who seek out significant financial support to meet…

World Catholic Education Day

Greater Saskatoon Catholic Schools in partnership with the Greater Saskatoon Catholic Schools Foundation participates in celebrating World Catholic Education Day in May of each year. This day has been observed in a variety of ways, but …

Ed and May Scisson’s Environmental Education Center

In the mid-1990s, The Ed and May Scissons Environmental Education Centre was made possible through the donation of 160 acres of land to the Foundation by Dr. Ed Scissons in memory of his parents, Ed and May Scissons….

Faith in Action

Whether students are living their faith by creating Christmas food hampers, helping at the Friendship Inn or Food bank, planting and maintaining gardens for seniors, sharing a meal with elders, or providing companionship and entertainment at a seniors…