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.


Planning is underway for what the 2020-21 school year will look like for our students, staff and families. The CBE has created an internal task force with representatives from every service unit to lead the planning for different scenarios. All of our decisions will be guided by the advice of the province’s chief medical officer of health and Alberta Education guidelines. The safety and well being of our students and staff will come first in any decisions we make. More information will be provided to families before the first day of classes on Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2020.

First Day of Classes

Our first day of classes is September 3, 2019. The school office is open to parents on August 28, 2019.

Please note, Kindergarten will be operating on September 3 & 4, 2019 with staggered entry and no bus transportation will be provided. If you are unaware of your child's assigned time for these days please contact the school. Regular Kindergarten classes, times and transportation will begin on September 5, 2019.

School Start & End Times

Kindergarten AM

  • Monday – Thursday: 8:55 AM- 11:47 AM
  • Alternating Early Dismissal Fridays: 8:55 AM - 12:30 PM

Kindergarten PM

  • Monday – Thursday: 12:43 PM- 3:35 PM
  • Alternating Early Dismissal Fridays: 8:55 AM - 12:30 PM

Grades  1  – 4

  • Monday – Thursday: 8:55 AM –12:16 PM; 1:00 PM - 3:35 PM
  • Early Dismissal Fridays: 8:55 AM – 12:30 PM

School Supplies 

Maple Ridge School will provide basic supplies needed for learning including items such as pencils, erasers, workbooks and crayons. Students are asked to have an appropriately sized backpack as well as a pair of shoes for indoor use.

School Calendar

We are a school that follows the traditional calendar. View our calendar page for events and dates specifically related to our school. 

Noon Supervision 

Noon (lunch) supervision is available for all students in Grades 1 – 4, for students who stay at school. For the safety and security of our students, it is important we know who is supposed to be in the program. All families must register their children in the lunchroom program. The best way to register your child is by going to preregister them using My CBE Account.

Assigned Teachers

Teachers will be sending home a welcome email to their students no later than the end of the day on Friday, August 30, 2019. This email will let your child know who their teacher is and where to meet on the first day of school.

Registration Information

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

Our school office opens on August 28, 2019 if you need assistance.

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First Day of Classes

Our first day of classes is September 3, 2019. The school office is open to parents on August 28, 2019.

Please note, Kindergarten will be operating on September 3 & 4, 2019 with staggered entry and no bus transportation will be provided. If you are unaware of your child's assigned time for these days please contact the school. Regular Kindergarten classes, times and transportation will begin on September 5, 2019.

School Start & End Times

Kindergarten AM

  • Monday – Thursday: 8:55 AM- 11:47 AM
  • Alternating Early Dismissal Fridays: 8:55 AM - 12:30 PM

Kindergarten PM

  • Monday – Thursday: 12:43 PM- 3:35 PM
  • Alternating Early Dismissal Fridays: 8:55 AM - 12:30 PM

Grades  1  – 4

  • Monday – Thursday: 8:55 AM –12:16 PM; 1:00 PM - 3:35 PM
  • Early Dismissal Fridays: 8:55 AM – 12:30 PM

School Supplies 

Maple Ridge School will provide basic supplies needed for learning including items such as pencils, erasers, workbooks and crayons. Students are asked to have an appropriately sized backpack as well as a pair of shoes for indoor use.

School Calendar

We are a school that follows the traditional calendar. View our calendar page for events and dates specifically related to our school. 

Noon Supervision 

Noon (lunch) supervision is available for all students in Grades 1 – 4, for students who stay at school. For the safety and security of our students, it is important we know who is supposed to be in the program. All families must register their children in the lunchroom program. The best way to register your child is by going to preregister them using My CBE Account.

Assigned Teachers

Teachers will be sending home a welcome email to their students no later than the end of the day on Friday, August 30, 2019. This email will let your child know who their teacher is and where to meet on the first day of school.

Registration Information

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

Our school office opens on August 28, 2019 if you need assistance.

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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.​

Fees and Waivers

School fees will be charged to families after the start of the school year in September and October. Online fee payment is the simplest and most convenient way to pay school fees. Parents can use their online account to pay fees or apply for a waiver at: www.cbe.ab.ca/mycbe.

You can find more information on the CBE school fees and waivers​ page.​​​​​​​

Yellow School Bus Tra​nsportation

Yellow school bus routes for the 2020-21 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 September, 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 Sept. 30, 2020.

More information about 2020-21 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.​​​​​

Maple Ridge Students and Families - we miss you! Have a safe and relaxing summer. See you in the fall. https://t.co/3BcyLlMUzs

If you are planning on coming to the school on Wednesday to pick up personal belongings, here are some things you should know. Assigned pick up times, are by last name: A-F 8:30-10:30 G-M 10:30-12:30 N-S 12:30-2:30 T-Z 2:30-4:30 https://t.co/KlcRUBqHKC

Thank you to those families who came out to the grade 1 celebration of learning today. They have been learning all about cause and effect by designing Rube Goldberg machines. They are then transferring their learning to what cause and effect looks like in an ecosystem.

Learning the science of wetlands and ecosystems today through drama. Thanks to @Evergreen_Th for inspiring our thinking and your creative story telling. https://t.co/vIasS9Wo8I

It was a #pinkshirt kind of day. Many of our students were engaged in fantastic conversations about the power of collective kindness. Way to go Maple Ridge! https://t.co/beX1EgXCyV