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 @yyCBEdu: 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 https://t.co/isScnELKOp

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 https://t.co/isScnELKOp

RT @UsihChristopher: Looking forward to our system-wide PL Day on Indigenous Ed (Oct 18). #WeAreCBE staff will engage in learning to build our knowledge &understanding. Thank-you to Elders and Knowledge Keepers for their wisdom &guidance as we work together to improve outcomes for Indigenous students

Today’s Board of Trustees public meeting will be held virtually starting at noon. We invite you to stream the meeting online https://t.co/nvCl1fNgoJ #yycbe https://t.co/UjXxYBwr2K

Over the next couple of months CBE students from kindergarten to Grade 12 will be reimaging spaces in #yyc. Schools will submit their designs and the City of Calgary is going to build the winning design IRL! Check it out! https://t.co/OXt9ZU1rAN #WeAreCBE #CBEMinecraft