Upgrading & Summer School

Students at Discovering Choices who have completed their graduation requirements within the school year are invited to take additional courses to support post secondary requirements. Further upgrading can be accessed at Chinook Learning Services.

Discovering Choices provides a summer school opportunity for all currently enrolled students to continue or to complete their coursework in July. This includes both academics and work experience. For more information about how to access this summer programming, please speak with your teacher.

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​​​Upgrading

Students are able to complete their high school diploma, take extra courses, increase marks or supplement their schedule through Chinook Learning Services or online at CBe-learn . Choose from our wide range of credit courses.

Teacher-instructed Classroom Learning courses at Chinook Learning Services are offered mornings, afternoons and evenings. Learn more about High School Upgrading at ChinookLearningServices.com. For answers to common questions, read our Fall/Winter FAQs.​


​​​Summer School at the CBE

The Calgary Board of Education has summer school opportunities that allow high school students to: 

  • Upgrade courses

  • Take a course that doesn’t fit in your schedule during the school year

  • Gain valuable work experience while earning credits

We offer summer school through Chinook Learning Services and CBe-learn​. Summer school classes fill up quickly, so register early to avoid disappointment.

Provincial Diploma Exams usually occur during the first two weeks of August. Schedules are subject to change by Alberta Education at any time. For up-to-date information visit the Alberta Education ​webpage.

Visit our summer school programming page on the CBE website to learn more.

Online Learning at CBe-learn

CBe-learn​ offers a variety of online high school core and complementary courses during the summer. Online learning allows you the flexibly to take one summer school course to help you catch up, keep up, or get ahead.​​​​​​

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