​​​​​Welcome to the 2023-24 School Year

Important Dates

We follow the CBE instructional ​calendar. The calendar sets common start and end days, non-instructional days and holidays. For our school’s additional non-instructional days, late entries, early dismissal days and events, see our school calendar page.​​

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First Day of Registration / Intake 

Registrations and intake meetings will begin on Wednesday August 30, 2023. All school sites will be open Wednesday - Thursday from 9-3 and on Friday from 9am - 12:30. Registration and intakes are done on a walk in basis. 

First Day of Classes

Work will be available to students beginning Thursday August 31, 2023. New and returning students must meet with staff to plan goals and objectives for the 2023/2024 school year prior to receiving instruction. 

School Offices Open

Offices at all Discovering Choices locations will be open starting Wednesday August 30, 2023. 
Hours of operation  - Monday -Thursday 9am - 3pm, Fridays 9am - 12:30pm. 

For further information, please contact the site that best suits your student needs: 

Discovering Choices - Downtown Campus - 403-268-3265
Discovering Choices II - Northgate Campus - 403-777-8384
Discovering Choices Start Outreach - Bowness Campus - 403-777-6107
Discovering Choices Westbrook Outreach - Westbrook Campus - 403-777-8020

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​Further Inform​ation

We look forward to a great year ahead. If you have any questions that we haven’t addressed here, please contact the school. 

For further information visit our CBE back-to-school information​ page.​​​​​