Franco Albertan Educators Before 1940 Soeurs de la Ste. Croix (Sisters of the Holy Cross)

 Soeurs de la Ste. CroixCATHOLIC WOMEN RELIGIOUS ORDERS (NUNS) WHO TAUGHT IN BILINGUAL SCHOOL DISTRICTS IN FRANCO-ALBERTAN COMMUNITIES BEFORE 1940

Soeurs de la Ste. Croix (Sisters of the Holy Cross)

DONNELLY CONSOLIDATED SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 66
Location : Township 77-78, Range 20-21, W 5 Meridian, Donnelly, AB
This school district was established October 24, 1919. The preliminary list in this section identifies the names of 11 Soeurs de la Ste. Croix who taught in the Donnelly Consolidated S.D. No. 66 before 1940.

Soeur Marie de St. Aimé du Saint-Sacrement (Berta Chartier) Nashu, N.H.

*Soeur Marie de St. Alphonse de Ligourie

  • Donnelly Consolidated S.D. No. 66 (1929)
  • Also taught at Falher Consolidated S.D. No. 69 (1922) Principal

Soeur Marie de St. Médard (Dolores Rocheleau) Educated by the Srs. de la Ste. Croix
at New Bedford, Plainfield, Conn.

  • Donnelly Consolidated S.D. No. 66 (1937-1943) Superior and Principal
  • Also taught at St. Aubin Roman Catholic Public S.D.No. 24 (1933-1937) Principal (1936-1937), Falher Consolidated S.D. No. 69 (1920-1922), and Notre Dame de Lourdes, Ont. (1949-1964) Assistance à la Supérieure Générale

Soeur Marie de Ste. Colette d’Assise (Cécile Limoges) Educated in St. Paul, AB

  • Donnelly Consolidated S.D. No. 66 (1933-1939)

Soeur Marie de Ste. Honorius (Blanche Chevalier) Educated at St. Alban, Vermont,
and in Ontario

  • Donnelly Consolidated S.D. No. 66 (1928-1937) Principal
  • Also taught at St. Aubin Roman Catholic Public S.D. No. 66 (1938-1939)
  • Principal

Sœur St. Gabriel de la Passion (Evangéline Tison) Educated at Académie Laurier by
the Srs.de la Ste. Croix, Montréal

  • Donnelly Consolidated S.D. No. 66 (1938-1939)
  • Also taught at St. Aubin Roman Catholic Public S.D. No. 24 (1933-1937)

*Soeur St. Nérée (Doria St. Hilaire)

  • Donnelly Consolidated S.D. No. 66 (1928) Founder of the school.

Soeur Ste. Agnès (Cécile Bouchard)

  • Donnelly Consolidated S.D. No. 69 (1949-1950)
  • Also taught at Falher Consolidated S.D. No. 69 (1930-1939) Principal (1937-1938)

Soeur Ste. Lucie du S.-C. (Jeannette Gingras) Educated in Rochester, N.H. and at
Université de Montréal

  • Donnelly Consolidated S.D. No. 66 (1933-1938)
  • Also taught at Saint Joseph Roman Catholic Separate S.D. No. 28 (1938-1940)Principal

Soeur Ste. Thérèse des Anges (Thérèse Laurion)

  • Donnelly Consolidated S.D. No. 66 (1937-1939; 1943-1949; 1956-1977) Principal
  • Also taught at Girouxville S.D. No. 4352 (1954-1955) Principal

Soeur Ste. Yvonne (Yvonne Brien)

  • Donnelly Consolidated S.D. No. 66 (1938-1939)
  • Also taught at Falher Consolidated S.D. No. 69 (1931; 1936-1937), St. Aubin Roman Catholic Separate S.D.No. 24 (1940) Principal, and Girouxville S.D. No. 4352 (1958-1962) Principal

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