The CBE's App​​roach to Community Engagement

Dialogue is the Calgary Board of Education’s approach to community engagement. It is a mutually respectful exchange of ideas that acknowledges and celebrates the diversity within the CBE community. It represents our ongoing commitment to involve people in decisions that affect them.

We know we make better decisions when we listen and work together to solve problems and find solutions. When we do, our students are better equipped to become successful citizens who contribute their ideas, passion and energy to society.

There can be no dialogue without you. Find out more about Dialogue as well as current and past system engagement initiatives on the CBE’s website​.​​​​​​

Community Engagement

School Development Plan Meeting Evaluation

Thank you for attending our virtual meeting on May 26, 2021 where we presented and discussed this year's school development plan and its impact. You can find a copy of the presentation to the left entitled 21-05-26_SDP-Presentation.pdf.

We want to make sure our virtual meetings meet or exceed your needs and expectations. That's why we are asking for your feedback. Your feedback is the only way we will know what we're doing well and what we can do to improve in the future. You may click here to enage in the survey. A link to this very survey is also in the SDP presentation document should you wish to review its information first.

2020-2021 School Budget and Fees Survey

Learn about and share your perspectives on our school budget and school fees for the coming year. Please view the Budget and Fees PDF document shown on the right. Within the document is a link to our survey which will open on June 1, 2020 and close June 15, 2020. The survey may be accessed directly through this link.

2020-2021 Kindergarten Survey Results

Thank you to all 2020-21 Kindergarten families who took time to complete the survey to inform our programming decision.  Beginning in September, for the 2020-21 school year, Monterey Park will move to an alternate full-day Kindergarten program.  Students will attend either Mondays and Wednesdays or Tuesdays and Thursdays.  Both groups will attend some Fridays throughout the school year.

Please click on the PDF document provided to view the survey information and results.

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Monday, Oct. 18 is a system-wide non-instructional day so there are no classes for students. It is also municipal election day – don’t forget to vote! Have a safe long weekend and please continue to follow all public health measures #WeAreCBE

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Today’s Board of Trustees public meeting will be held virtually starting at noon. We invite you to stream the meeting online #yycbe

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There are no classes for students on Friday, Oct 8 because it is a system-wide non-instructional day. All of our schools and offices are closed on Monday, Oct 11 for Thanksgiving. Have a safe long weekend and please continue to follow all public health measures #WeAreCBE