In 1943, the Eastern American Province of the Religious of the Sacred Heart of Mary opened a residence for students attending Laval University in Quebec.
RSHM Community in the garden at 31 Rue Mt Carmel in Quebec, Canada
The next year a finishing school was opened, and gradually elementary and secondary schools were added.
The RSHM taught in Canada for more than twenty years.
Sister Catherine Daley with Monsignor Parent at College Marymount, Ste Foy, Quebec