Important Dates

We follow the CBE Traditional Calendar. The calendar sets common start and end days, non-instructional days and holidays. For our school’s additional non-instructional days, late entries, early dismissal days and events, see our school calendar page.


First Day of Classes: Grades 1 to 5

Our first day of classes is Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019.  

The school office is open to parents on Wednesday, August 28, 2019.


First Day of Classes: Kindergarten

The first day of Kindergarten classes will have a staggered entry as follows:

Tuesday, September 3, 2019: Students with Surnames/Last Names A to L

  • Students with attend based on their Morning (AM) or Afternoon (PM) Class Designation
  • Please meet your teacher at the school playground (located on the north-east side of field)

Wednesday, September 4, 2019: Students with Surnames/Last Names M to Z

  • Students with attend based on their Morning (AM) or Afternoon (PM) Class Designation
  • Please meet your teacher at the school playground (located on the north-east side of field)

Thursday, September 5, 2019: Students with Surnames/Last Names A to Z

  • All Kindergarten Students attend regular classes based on their designation: Morning (AM) or Afternoon (PM)
  • Please meet your teacher at the regular designated Kindergarten doors (located on the east-side of the school)   


School Start & End Times

Our bell times are:

Grade 1-5Kindergarten
Mon-Thurs: 8:00 AM – 2:30 PM  
Friday: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM  
Recess: (M-Th) 10:02 AM – 10:15 AM 
Lunch: (M-Th) 11:45 AM – 12:30 PM
AM Mon-Thurs: 8:00 AM – 10:47 AM
Alternate Friday: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

PM Mon-Thurs: 11:43 AM – 2:30 PM
Alternate Friday: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM



School Calendar

We are a school that follows the traditional calendar. View our school's Calendar for upcoming events and dates.  

For system calendars, please visit this link.


Noon Supervision

Banff Trail School operates a four day noon supervision program. For more information visit our Noon Supervision page. 


Registration Information

Please visit our How to Register page for registration details and forms.

Our school office opens on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 for registration.



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First Day of Classes: Grades 1 to 5

Our first day of classes is Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019.  

The school office is open to parents on Wednesday, August 28, 2019.


First Day of Classes: Kindergarten

The first day of Kindergarten classes will have a staggered entry as follows:

Tuesday, September 3, 2019: Students with Surnames/Last Names A to L

  • Students with attend based on their Morning (AM) or Afternoon (PM) Class Designation
  • Please meet your teacher at the school playground (located on the north-east side of field)

Wednesday, September 4, 2019: Students with Surnames/Last Names M to Z

  • Students with attend based on their Morning (AM) or Afternoon (PM) Class Designation
  • Please meet your teacher at the school playground (located on the north-east side of field)

Thursday, September 5, 2019: Students with Surnames/Last Names A to Z

  • All Kindergarten Students attend regular classes based on their designation: Morning (AM) or Afternoon (PM)
  • Please meet your teacher at the regular designated Kindergarten doors (located on the east-side of the school)   


School Start & End Times

Our bell times are:

Grade 1-5Kindergarten
Mon-Thurs: 8:00 AM – 2:30 PM  
Friday: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM  
Recess: (M-Th) 10:02 AM – 10:15 AM 
Lunch: (M-Th) 11:45 AM – 12:30 PM
AM Mon-Thurs: 8:00 AM – 10:47 AM
Alternate Friday: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

PM Mon-Thurs: 11:43 AM – 2:30 PM
Alternate Friday: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM



School Calendar

We are a school that follows the traditional calendar. View our school's Calendar for upcoming events and dates.  

For system calendars, please visit this link.


Noon Supervision

Banff Trail School operates a four day noon supervision program. For more information visit our Noon Supervision page. 


Registration Information

Please visit our How to Register page for registration details and forms.

Our school office opens on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 for registration.



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Do You Have a MyCBE / PowerSchool Parent Account?

Parents who have not already done so, must create an account in MyCBE / PowerSchool to:

  • Pay fees or apply for a waiver

  • Register for transportation and noon supervision

  • View student progress

To create a new account, go to www.cbe.ab.ca/mycbe and click on Create Parent Account. You will need to have your child(ren)’s CBE Student ID Number and use your email on file at the school.

Yellow School Bus Tra​nsportation

Yellow school bus routes for the 2019-20 school year are created over the summer and based on the addresses submitted before the pre-registration deadline in May. While CBE Transportation continues to accept pre-registrations, these will not be considered until route changes are done after Thanksgiving.

Yellow school bus route maps are posted on the CBE website: www.cbe.ab.ca/busstop

In October, a confirmation email will be sent to all parents/guardians who have submitted a pre-registration, if the parent/guardian has subscribed to receive messages. It will include transportation fee information (if applicable) and payment options (if applicable). Families can cancel their pre-registration with no financial penalty using MyCBE / PowerSchool by Oct. 31, 2019.

More information about 2019-20 transportation service levels and proposed fees are posted on the CBE website.

Conditional riders can also register using MyCBE / PowerSchool. Applications will be considered after eligible riders registrations have been processed.​​

Further Inform​ation

We look forward to a great year ahead. If you have any questions that we haven’t addressed here, please contact the school. 

For further information visit our CBE back-to-school information​ page.​​​​​

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