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About Father Turcotte

Father Turcotte O.M.I. School is located in downtown Fort McMurray close to the Hospital and St. John’s Catholic Church.   It has approximately 200 students ranging from Early Entry, Kindergarden and Grades 1 to 6.  The school is named for Father Turcotte, an Oblate of Mary Immaculate that ...

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What's New?

Thank You Cooper and Company!
April 13, 2016

Many, many thanks to Cooper and Company for their generous donation to Father Turcotte School and for recognizing that healthy snacks are important to learning. Their donation of $2000 will continue to fill our APPLE baskets with fruit. Accepting the donation was Mrs. Duthie, our school council co-chair and “apple” lady and student volunteers Bethel and Ashley.



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Education News

Husky Winners!

Congratulations to Oliver, Jazmine, Lucas, Rodney, Amer and Cheyeanne whose poems were selected for the Words in Motion Poetry Contest. Look for their poems on Bus Shelters and Transit Busses!

As well, Father Turcotte had winning entries in the Tackle-Racism Inter-School Competition. Congratulations to Jasmine and Antwone who received 2nd and 3rd place in the Grade 3 – 5 Poetry Category!

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Get In Touch

Fr. J.A. Turcotte O.M.I. School
8553 Franklin Ave
Fort McMurray, AB, T9H 2J5
Phone: 780-799-5772
Fax:  780-799-5781

Principal:  Mrs. Lisa Hilsenteger

Upcoming Events

    • Success Assembly
    • Thursday, June 2nd, 2016
    • PLF Friday- No School
    • Friday, June 3rd, 2016
    • Parent Council AGM
    • Tuesday, June 7th, 2016
    • PLF Friday- No School
    • Friday, June 10th, 2016
    • Gr 6 ELA Exam Part B
    • Wednesday, June 15th, 2016
    • Gr 6 Math Exam
    • Thursday, June 16th, 2016
    • Gr 6 Science Exam
    • Friday, June 17th, 2016
    • Gr 6 Social Exam
    • Monday, June 20th, 2016
    • Closing Mass
    • Thursday, June 23rd, 2016
    • Sports Day
    • Friday, June 24th, 2016
    • Last Day for EEP and Kinder
    • Monday, June 27th, 2016
    • Kinder Graduation
    • Monday, June 27th, 2016
    • Awards Day
    • Tuesday, June 28th, 2016
    • Last Day of School!
    • Tuesday, June 28th, 2016