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 

On September 3, 2019 we welcome our students to the 2019-2020 school year at Olympic Heights School. On this page, you will find the answers to many of your back to school questions. The School office is open to parents on Monday, August 26, 2019.

School Start & End Times

Kindergarten

Morning Class 9:10 - 12:03
Afternoon Class 12:56 - 3:50
Friday 9:10 – 12:02
AM and PM classes will alternate Fridays.

Grade 1-6

Morning 9:10 - 12:16
Lunch 12:16 -1:10
Afternoon 1:10 - 3:50
Friday 9:10 – 12:06

For more information on school hours visit our Contact Us page.

School Supply Lists

School supply lists are distributed by teachers on first day of school.  Supplies are provided by the school. Please ensure your child has a pair of runners and a backpack.

School Calendar

We are a school that follows the traditional calendar. To view our school’s calendar, please go to the school’s calendar page.

For system calendars, please visit: www.cbe.ab.ca/registration/calendars

Kindergarten

Kindergarten classes begin on September 3, 2019. 

The first four days of school (September 3-6, 2019) will be staggered entry days. Students with the following surnames will come at the following times for these four days. Students and parents are requested to gather in the West Garden Circle.

  • Surnames A-L- Tuesday and Thursday - regular K hours
  • Surnames M-Z- Wednesday and Friday - regular K hours

Kindergarten busing begins on Tuesday, September 3, 2019. Kindergarten regular classes begin on Monday, September 9, 2019.

AM and PM Kindergarten will alternate Friday mornings.  The first Friday for regular Kindergarten classes will be September 13, 2019.  AM Kindergarten will attend on this day.  The school will send out a schedule in the Kindergarten Student Package.

School Boundaries

The following districts are within our school boundaries: Christie Estates, Coach Hill, Patterson and Strathcona Park - everyone east of 69th Street.

Registration Information

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

Our school office opens on Monday, August 26, 2019 for registration.

Olympic Heights Coffee and Greet

We welcome all of our parents to join us in the gymnasium on the first day of school for our coffee greet and meet.  Catch up with friends, neighbours and hear about the 2019-2020 school year. Come to the gym once your child has gone to class.

Back to School Information

First Day of Classes 

On September 3, 2019 we welcome our students to the 2019-2020 school year at Olympic Heights School. On this page, you will find the answers to many of your back to school questions. The School office is open to parents on Monday, August 26, 2019.

School Start & End Times

Kindergarten

Morning Class 9:10 - 12:03
Afternoon Class 12:56 - 3:50
Friday 9:10 – 12:02
AM and PM classes will alternate Fridays.

Grade 1-6

Morning 9:10 - 12:16
Lunch 12:16 -1:10
Afternoon 1:10 - 3:50
Friday 9:10 – 12:06

For more information on school hours visit our Contact Us page.

School Supply Lists

School supply lists are distributed by teachers on first day of school.  Supplies are provided by the school. Please ensure your child has a pair of runners and a backpack.

School Calendar

We are a school that follows the traditional calendar. To view our school’s calendar, please go to the school’s calendar page.

For system calendars, please visit: www.cbe.ab.ca/registration/calendars

Kindergarten

Kindergarten classes begin on September 3, 2019. 

The first four days of school (September 3-6, 2019) will be staggered entry days. Students with the following surnames will come at the following times for these four days. Students and parents are requested to gather in the West Garden Circle.

  • Surnames A-L- Tuesday and Thursday - regular K hours
  • Surnames M-Z- Wednesday and Friday - regular K hours

Kindergarten busing begins on Tuesday, September 3, 2019. Kindergarten regular classes begin on Monday, September 9, 2019.

AM and PM Kindergarten will alternate Friday mornings.  The first Friday for regular Kindergarten classes will be September 13, 2019.  AM Kindergarten will attend on this day.  The school will send out a schedule in the Kindergarten Student Package.

School Boundaries

The following districts are within our school boundaries: Christie Estates, Coach Hill, Patterson and Strathcona Park - everyone east of 69th Street.

Registration Information

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

Our school office opens on Monday, August 26, 2019 for registration.

Olympic Heights Coffee and Greet

We welcome all of our parents to join us in the gymnasium on the first day of school for our coffee greet and meet.  Catch up with friends, neighbours and hear about the 2019-2020 school year. Come to the gym once your child has gone to class.

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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 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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