​​Students in the Calgary Board of Education travel to school in a variety of ways, including walking, taking yellow buses or Calgary Transit or being driven by parents/guardians. Their safety is important, no matter how they get to school and home again.​​​

Getting to School

Before & After School Care

Children Come First

Children Come First will operate before and after school care for Bowcroft School students – located in the school.

Before Care begins at 7:00 AM
After Care will be offered until 6:00 PM

  • Before and After Care will be $375 per month
  • Before or After Care $350 per month
  • Non-Instructional and PD Days/Breaks (Teacher’s Convention, Spring Break, etc.) will be $20 per day
  • Provincial Subsidies are available

Kindergarten Care (no mid-day option)

Students in the morning Kindergarten program can access care from 7:00-8:30 AM.

Summer Daycamps – located at our Ranchlands location

$195 per week Registration is now open.

Registration is ongoing

To pre-register your child please visit our website www.childrencomefirst.ca and print and complete our registration form under the information tab along with a $200 refundable deposit.

Mail to:
Kids Come First
7713 Ranchview Drive NW
Calgary AB T3G 2B3

Registrations will be on a first-come, first-served basis as spaces are limited.

We look forward to continuing to set the standard in care for your children, to grow with and support our families.

For additional information please email kcf93@telus.net or call 403-241-3052.

German Preschool Program

  • Children 3 and 4 years old
  • Tuesday/Thursday Afternoon
  • Saturday Morning
  • Teacher is certified as an early childhood educator and has a four-year education from Germany (Erzieherin).

For more information please email programs@germanlanguagesschoolcalgary.com.

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