Our Staff


Staff MemberPosition
PrincipalKaren Pope
Assistant Principal
Shafali Hamir  
Administrative Secretary
Josie Cesario  

Teaching Staff

Grade / SubjectTeacher
KindergartenLeigh Underdahl
Rebecca Mitchell
2Jesse Hamilton
2/3Elaine Leung
3/4Alixandra Mundy
5/6Mitchell McAreavy
4 GATEBrielle St. Louis
5 GATEDavid Kooperberg
Anne Yee
GATEAndrea Watkins
Breanna Coupland
GymLeigh Underdahl
MusicLouise AuYeung

Support Staff

PositionStaff Member
Educational AssistantDarlene Surkon
Christy Pattison
Roya Pirouz
Learning CommonsKerri Linder
LunchroomDarlene Surkon (Lead)
Carol Lyster (Supervisor)
Valerie Fraser (Supervisor)
Roya Pirouz
Christy Pattison 
Facility OperatorAlicia Zhao

See our Classes & Departments page for links to our teacher and/or classroom blogs.

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CBE schools are now closed until August. Thank you to all school staff for your extraordinary service. We recognize the care, compassion and kindness you have shown each and every day to students, families and one another. Wishing you a restful, joyful and safe summer. #WeAreCBE https://t.co/5LrcfDKAz7

Reg and Rosemary Crow Shoe have been appointed as Members of the #OrderOfCanada. These respected Elders were recognized for their commitment to the preservation of Blackfoot culture & to reconciliation. We are grateful for their work with the CBE Elder Advisory Council. #WeAreCBE https://t.co/SWYVHXiEeW

Alberta Education is accepting applications for the 2022-23 Minister’s Parent &Teacher Advisory Councils. The deadline to apply is Friday, Aug. 5, 2022. For more information, please visit https://t.co/M8mcGoom3i #yycbe https://t.co/usItMF8ZWi

RT @EdMattersYYC: A huge congratulations to @yyCBEdu alumnus @Cmakar8! #StanleyCup #GoAvsGo https://t.co/dGSOV0nC1m

Today was the last official day of classes. What a school year it has been! We are so proud of every student for their many achievements this school year. Have an amazing summer! #WeAreCBE https://t.co/lVgAnYBd8z