Students focus on interconnected ideas and principles, such as change, diversity and energy. They will develop scientific knowledge through collecting, analyzing and interpreting experimental evidence. In science courses, students make connections among science, technology and society. They will continue to develop a sense of wonder about the natural world.

The aim of the EM High Science program is to facilitate the scientific awareness and literacy needed for students to be effective members of society.  Inquiry components include:

  • Using the scientific method,
  • Scientific knowledge,
  • Mathematical, laboratory and critical thinking skills,
  • Connections to science, technology and society.

Meaningful learning opportunities relate curricular concepts to real-world applications both inside and out- side the school environment. Additionally, our teachers encourage students to be lifelong learners of science. Together with their parents or guardians, students are encouraged to evaluate their personal goals as well as the various science programs offered prior to making decisions regarding course sequencing.

Sequence of Courses

 

Advanced Placement®

Laboratory experiences for all AP science classes will be supported by the use of the most up to date technology available at the High School Level. The use of technology to support the gathering, analysis and interpretation of experimental data will give our students a true taste of the technological advancements awaiting them at post-secondary institutions.

For more information, visit the AP Science page.

Science

Students focus on interconnected ideas and principles, such as change, diversity and energy. They will develop scientific knowledge through collecting, analyzing and interpreting experimental evidence. In science courses, students make connections among science, technology and society. They will continue to develop a sense of wonder about the natural world.

The aim of the EM High Science program is to facilitate the scientific awareness and literacy needed for students to be effective members of society.  Inquiry components include:

  • Using the scientific method,
  • Scientific knowledge,
  • Mathematical, laboratory and critical thinking skills,
  • Connections to science, technology and society.

Meaningful learning opportunities relate curricular concepts to real-world applications both inside and out- side the school environment. Additionally, our teachers encourage students to be lifelong learners of science. Together with their parents or guardians, students are encouraged to evaluate their personal goals as well as the various science programs offered prior to making decisions regarding course sequencing.

Sequence of Courses

 

Advanced Placement®

Laboratory experiences for all AP science classes will be supported by the use of the most up to date technology available at the High School Level. The use of technology to support the gathering, analysis and interpretation of experimental data will give our students a true taste of the technological advancements awaiting them at post-secondary institutions.

For more information, visit the AP Science page.

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RT @UsihChristopher: Proud of this significant work on assessment and reporting at the CBE. Parents/Guardians can expect greater clarity on K-9 reporting going forward. Thanks to #WeAreCBE teachers and system leaders for their commitment to student success! https://t.co/iHUk905cjj

CBE Night with the Hitmen is coming up on Friday, Jan. 31. Use the code FUEL and $5 from every CBE ticket sold helps students receive nutritious breakfasts through Fuel for School https://t.co/cdfCwXAKbn #WeAreCBE https://t.co/c8Ij6LJnVa

RT @ABSchoolBoards: The nomination deadline for the Honouring Spirit: Indigenous Student Awards is Feb. 1, 2020! Sponsored by ASBA, and co-hosted by the Ministry of Indigenous Relations @Richard4Alberta and @AlbertaEd. Nominate an exceptional student today! https://t.co/KW6dYbX55Z #ABed https://t.co/6449VDYozZ

Join us for the Board of Trustees public meeting today at noon at the Ed Centre or stream the meeting online https://t.co/ISGJKlRlO8 #yycbe #WeAreCBE https://t.co/lt9316naxW

Kindergarten registration starts on Monday, Jan 20. New age requirements for this year: Children can register to start kindergarten in the fall of 2020 if they turn 5 years old on or before Dec. 31, 2020 https://t.co/HucOTdtDMG #yycbe #WeAreCBE https://t.co/mw8nSFEJJN

We respect the right of parents/guardians to make their own decisions about sending their children to school. If your child will not be attending classes please ensure you contact your school's attendance line to report the absence https://t.co/BJFLrXCz2i #yycbe #WeAreCBE https://t.co/tbMesQe6Zs

We are planning for all schools to be open as usual during the cold snap. If this changes for any reason, an update will be posted on our website, and parents should watch their email for any updates https://t.co/VP7agviwuy #yycbe #WeAreCBE https://t.co/vD32spavwu

Very cold temperatures are forecast for Calgary in the coming days that can make getting to and from school more challenging. Families are encouraged to ensure their children are prepared for the weather and are dressed appropriately https://t.co/VP7agviwuy #yycbe #WeAreCBE https://t.co/kUjKm8jUpk

We were saddened to learn that one of our international students was among the 176 passengers aboard the Ukrainian International Airlines flight. Our sincere condolences are extended to his family and friends, both in Iran as well as in Canada.

Congratulations to Dr. Freda Miller, our latest Legacy Award winner! She has made significant contributions to science over the course of her career and is a supporter of public education https://t.co/jkNTb0F6dZ #WeAreCBE https://t.co/J5RX3npTtw