Archive for the ‘Events’ Category

U of S U-Start Registration Workshops

Tuesday, May 7th, 2019

U of S is offering in-person and online events in May and June to help newly admitted University of Saskatchewan students get ready for registering for classes. At U-Start, students will learn:

  • how to choose and register for classes,
  • how they can get a head start,
  • where they can get help, and
  • what they need to know before September.

One of the U-Start workshops will be held in Prince Albert on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 (6 p.m. – 8 p.m.). You must register online. See Mrs. Rapin in student services for additional information. A full list of U-Start events and other details are available online and students are encouraged to sign up at:

U of S Academic Advisor at Ecole St Mary High School

Tuesday, March 5th, 2019

Grade 12 students who have registered to attend the U of S this fall will have the opportunity to meet with a U of S Academic Advisor on Tuesday, May 28, 2019. She will be here from 9:00 a.m. to 3:25 p.m. The advisor will help students with course selection and any other questions they may have about registering for classes. Students must sign up to meet with the advisor. Please see Mrs. Rapin in Student Services if you are interested in booking an appointment.

U of R – French Presentation

Friday, November 16th, 2018

An Advisor from the U of R will be at our school on Thursday, November 22nd during Period 1. Come learn about what you can do in French at the University of Regina with La Cité! The U of R has the largest selection of study options in French in Saskatchewan, with programs in French and Francophone Intercultural Studies, Education and Nursing. Other opportunities for students include studying abroad, internships, residence, scholarships, and more. Discover why La Cité is the place to live and learn in French. Please see Mrs. Rapin in Student Services for more information and to sign up for the presentation.

What is Engineering?

Monday, November 5th, 2018

Registration for the annual “What is Engineering?” event is now open. The event will be held at the University of Saskatchewan on Friday, November 16th, 2018. Students will connect with professional engineers, university professors, administrators and current students for an exciting snapshot of engineering, what engineers do and the exceptional variety of engineering educational programs offered in Saskatchewan by U of S and U of R. Students must register for the event before Wednesday, November 14th  at For more information, see Mrs. Rapin in Student Services.

Saskpolytech Information Night

Friday, October 12th, 2018

Do you want more information about Saskatchewan Polytechnic? Attend an informative evening session at a campus near you. Pre-registration is required, register at myPath. This event is happening Thursday, October 18, 2018, 6:30 – 8:00 pm. in all campus cities – Moose Jaw, Prince Albert, Regina and Saskatoon. See Mrs. Rapin in Student Services for more information.

U of A Fall Presentation

Thursday, October 4th, 2018

Any students interested in information about the University of Alberta are invited to attend an informational session on  Wednesday, October 31, 2018 during Period 3. The session will be presented by a U of A Student Recruiter and will provide students an opportunity to learn about what the U of A has to offer. See Mrs. Rapin in Student Services to sign up for this presentation.

U of R Open House

Thursday, October 4th, 2018

Explore your options as a future University of Regina student! On Saturday, October 20, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. check out the U of R campus, win prizes, learn about programs, visit with academic advisors, and best of all, have the opportunity to be admitted to the U of R that day! No more waiting for weeks in anticipation! ADMISSIONS ON THE SPOT – Eligible students can be admitted to the University of Regina ON-THE SPOT and will receive a $30 discount ($70.00) on the application fee. See Mrs. Rapin in student services for more information.

Students must register online at

Future U of S Students: Math Placement Test

Friday, May 4th, 2018

The University of Saskatchewan is pleased to offer Prince Albert and area students the opportunity to write the Math Placement Test (MPT) in Prince Albert. Future U of S students who register in Math 110, 121, 123, and 125 are required to write the MPT. Traditionally, U of S students had to travel to Saskatoon to write this test. The Prince Albert date and time are yet to be confirmed (possibly second week of June at U of S Prince Albert Campus). Any students who think they want to write the Math Placement Test in Prince Albert are asked to reply by email to [email protected] with the following information by Friday, May 18, 2018:

  • First Name (as it appears on your PAWS account)
  • Middle Initial (as  it appears on your PAWS account)
  • Last Name (as  it appears on your PAWS account)
  • USask NSID (abc123)
  • USask Student ID (8 digits)
  • USask Email Address (abc123&
  • Other Personal Email Address
  • School you are currently attending

See Mrs. Rapin in Student Services if you have any questions.

Skills Canada Opportunity

Wednesday, February 14th, 2018

École St. Mary High School is looking for one student to participate in the Job Skill Demonstration at the Provincial Skills Canada competition in Regina on Friday, April 13, 2018The Job Skill Demonstration requires the student to present a 15-30 minute demonstration of a trades job skill to a panel of judges. For a list of contest descriptions, contact Mr. Thalheimer or Mr. Welter or visit the website:  (carpentry, cooking, electronics, graphic design, job search, mechanical CADD, photography, public speaking . . .) The winner of the provincial competition receives a trip to compete in the National competition in Edmonton in June. This competition offers students the opportunity to display their skills to others and looks great on future job applications. If you have a skill that meets the criteria on the website, are comfortable with public speaking and presentation, and are interested in participating, please see Mr. Thalheimer or Mr. Welter in room 245, as soon as possible. The deadline to apply is Friday, March 2ndApply quickly as the school is only allowed to enter one student for this competition.

Mining Engineering Technology Program Presentation

Tuesday, February 13th, 2018

Join current students, faculty, and alumni to learn more about the Mining Engineering Technology program. The morning will include software demos, tours, student project displays, equipment displays, and a program overview presentation. This event will be held February 16, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at the Saskatchewan Polytechnic Saskatoon Campus at 55-33rd Street in the Mining Engineering Technology Building. Register by contacting Danielle Faris at 306-659-6900 or emailing [email protected]