Learn about the Catholic school program in Whitehorse

Which schools offer Catholic education?

Elementary schools:

  • Christ the King Elementary School in Riverdale; and
  • Holy Family Elementary School in Porter Creek.

Secondary school:

  • St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Secondary School in Riverdale.


These schools offer students:

  • religious education programs;
  • lessons that teach Catholic values;
  • school-based prayer life; and
  • church-related activities.


To send your child to a Catholic school, you must agree with the mission statement and Statement of Values and Beliefs of the Catholic Schools of Whitehorse. You'll find this in the Catholic schools of Whitehorse admission package.

How are students selected?

We give priority to applicants in this order:

  • Catholic families;
  • siblings of students already enrolled; and
  • non-Catholic families.


Religious education fees are $25 per student or $45 per family each year.

How to register

Learn how to register your child in a Catholic school program.


For questions, email publicschools@yukon.ca or phone 867-667-5127, toll-free in the Yukon 1-800-661-0408, extension 5127.