Jack James High School

5105 8 Ave SE
Calgary, AB, T2A 4M1
Phone:
403-248-4054
Fax:
403-777-7049
Email:
JackJames@cbe.ab.ca
Enrolment:
425
Grades:
10-12
School Programs: Dual Credit, Knowledge & Employability, Off-Campus Work Experience

School Contacts

Principal:
Jennifer Gorkoff
Assistant Principal:
Nancy Farrell
Assistant Principal:
Warren Ferguson
Education Director:
Scott MacNeill
Trustee:
Susan Vukadinovic

Contact Us

Attendance

It is important that you call the school if your child is going to be absent or arriving late. Please report all absences to the Attendance Line at 403-248-4054 ext. 1. See more on our Attendance page.

Hours

Office Hours

  • Monday through Thursday – 7:45 AM to 3:45 PM 
  • Friday – 7:45 AM to 1:45 PM

Business Office

  • 8:00 AM to 8:25 AM
  • 11:29 AM to 12:14 PM 
  • 3:15 PM to 3:45 PM

Students may access the Business Office before classes, at lunch and after classes  Students may not access the Business Office during class times.

Bell Times


Jack James Daily Bell Schedule 2021 - 2022

School Profile

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​Contact Information Updates

Please notify the school office immediately with any changes of address, telephone numbers (home, business and/or cell), email address or emergency contact numbers. It is critical that we have a current record of contact information on file so we can reach you or other emergency contacts. Please also be sure to provide us with a current copy of any custody agreements.​​

Concerns & Complaints

We know that the success of your student is dependent on a strong partnership between families and the CBE. If you have a concern, it can usually be addressed at the classroom level. Your first step is to arrange to speak privately with your child’s teacher. If you feel your issue is still unresolved, please contact your principal. If you and the school are unable to find a resolution, please see our Concerns & Complaints​ page for additional information, including the process to contact your Area Director. ​​​​

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