About Us

Colonel Walker School is a dynamic K-6 school located in historic Inglewood.  The school’s convenient location, involved parent community and enthusiastic teaching team make it a wonderful place for students to grow and learn. We strive to be a cooperative learning community, where student ownership of learning and responsible citizenship is fostered within a responsive and diverse learning environment. Our current school population is approximately 127 students in Kindergarten to Grade 6.

Our School Features

  • French as a Second Language (FSL) 40 minutes, four times a week for Grades 4, 5, and 6.
  • A safe, welcoming, and aesthetically pleasing learning environment, with spacious classrooms and plenty of natural light
  • Six acres of school grounds, including a fantastic, newly constructed play structure, basketball hoops, and soccer fields
  • Full-sized gymnasium with stage
  • Small class sizes
  • Highly engaged and supportive parent community
  • Proximity to before and after school care
  • Proximity to community offerings such as Inglewood Pool, the Calgary Zoo, Fort Calgary, the Science Centre, and the Inglewood Community Garden
  • An energetic and collaborative teaching team that is keenly focused on improving learning for all students
  • Active and effortful, assessment rich, metacognitive and transformative learning opportunities presented through a lens of inquiry
  • Learning materials, including art supplies and assistive technologies (SMART boards, iPads, laptops, robotics equipment) that are close at hand and accessible to all students
  • Learning Commons (currently being developed) and classroom libraries that feature a wide range of reading and literacy materials
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​About the CBE

The CBE is the largest school district in Western Canada. Our mission is to ensure each student, in keeping with his or her individual abilities and gifts, completes high school with a foundation of learning necessary to thrive in life, work and continued learning. You can look on the CBE website for more information. ​​​

RT @UsihChristopher: We thank you for your patience and understanding as we work to make this learning shift for next week. While it is yet another significant change, we hope that it will serve to reduce the current learning disruptions that are continuing to occur in our schools. https://t.co/FOfXcybh91

Starting Monday, April 19 students in Grades 7-12 will transition to at-home learning for at least two weeks. https://t.co/JVJhOw8d8R #yycbe #WeAreCBE https://t.co/ZTbWWkZJLt

RT @DalhousieCBE: Social distancing requirements hampering reading buddies? No problem! Our @DalhousieCBE Gr 4/5 HUB students recorded read alouds for younger students to listen to. Authentic audience and sense of ownership and pride! #SomosDalhousie #WeAreCBE @yycbedu @CBElanguages https://t.co/XZZQyF2reX

Each year Alberta Education sends an important survey to parents/guardians of students in Grades 4, 7 and 10. The results are used to assess satisfaction with the quality of education & we use the information to improve teaching and learning. https://t.co/S1qsRKBerD #yycbe

RT @CrescentCowboys: Shout to our Drama Society for continuing to find ways to pivot! Their usual LunchBox theatre couldn’t happen in the same form this year, so they went digital!Today is our first student written and directed play-“Equilibrium” by Dua S, with actors Chiara C and Chris M #WeAreCBE https://t.co/w1sPPNG5pB