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.
  • Music specialist.
  • 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. ​​​

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RT @cmhsrams: Amazing afternoon showcasing the choral talent across the division. CBE Sings #WeAreCBE https://t.co/jHfidUF0Zr

On Tuesday, Feb. 7, the CBE’s Well-Being team will host its next free webinar with the AHS Sexual & Reproductive Health Team on the topic of Healthy Sexual Development. Sign up today to join the virtual session from 6:30-8:00 pm https://t.co/74F8MHOyOV #WeAreCBE https://t.co/ySHlZQZcIr

RT @BishopPinkham: Acknowledging Black History Month for February. Many more lessons and stories will be integrated into core and complementary classes. #WeAreCBE #BlackHistoryMonth https://t.co/nxdD21eXnP

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In February we celebrate Black History Month! It’s an opportunity to learn about and celebrate the contributions of Black Canadians in communities across the country. Activities and lessons are planned in CBE schools throughout the month. #WeAreCBE https://t.co/zQV1xcoztb

There are no classes for CBE students on Friday, Feb. 3, because it’s a system-wide non-instructional day. Have a great long weekend! #WeAreCBE https://t.co/mvrodtENcq

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February 1 is World Hijab Day. It is a day to celebrate and honor the diversity and strength of women who choose to wear the hijab. #WeAreCBE https://t.co/Q11FGeAyRz