About Us

Dr. E. W. Coffin School is nestled in a small alcove in the northwest community of Brentwood. This hidden gem exudes an intimate and friendly quality.The  school provides a well-rounded educational program that includes learning experiences in visual and performing arts, environmental studies, technology and the core academic disciplines. Dr. E. W. Coffin School has a dedicated and committed staff who work hard to address the whole child and to meet the individual learning needs of all children. 

School Mission

Inspiring a love of learning to enable students to become knowledgeable, responsible, and responsive members of society.

Vision Statement

We envision a joyful and safe community of learners who honour and respect diversity and personal excellence and who pursue intellectual quests through a multiplicity of forms.

Purpose Statement

The staff will endeavour to enrich the Alberta Program of Studies for our learners and to ensure that all students receive the necessary support to achieve success. 

Belief Statements

  • All children have the ability to learn. 
  • Student diversity enriches the learning experience of all. 
  • Children learn best when they are actively engaged in learning, when they have choice and ownership in learning, when they make connections in their learning, and when they are given constructive feedback. 
  • Positive relationships between students, staff, and parents are at the heart of the learning process. 

School Motto

Take care of yourself, take care of each other and take care of our environment.

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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. ​​​

The provincial government has announced that schools will return to classes under Scenario 1. We’re very excited to welcome our students back to school, while keeping everyone as safe as possible on Tuesday Sept 1 https://t.co/klzx75UAdX #yycbe #WeAreCBE https://t.co/o8Sti8O8wD

Applications are being accepted for the Prime Minister's Youth Council (PMYC). Canadian youth, permanent residents and protected persons aged 16-24 years can apply. Deadline: Aug. 17, 2020 Learn more: https://t.co/99n2eU6cgG @leaderstoday #PMYouthCouncil @CdnHeritage https://t.co/mSHBHzLijI

Congratulations to the three #WeAreCBE students awarded a Queen’s Golden Jubilee Citizenship medal! The award honours outstanding citizenship, leadership, community service and volunteerism. Way to go! https://t.co/7FF4YJd80a.

Congratulations to the four #WeAreCBE students selected by Alberta Education to become members of the Minister’s Youth Council! https://t.co/4JviCvQLrT https://t.co/dCUGebYnPJ

Today we sent a year end message to families about our planning for school re-entry this fall. Re-entry survey results and a transportation reminder. Check your email to read it online: https://t.co/qFKMVzfIHS #yycbe #WeAreCBE https://t.co/2V4iqs1Xqo