Preparing for High School

Teachers at DMCS will be supporting students and families with High School Registration in January - February 2023.

2022- 2023 Virtual High School Open Houses:

Please go to the High School Websites for meeting links and more information.

  • Joane Cardinal-Schubert High School (Open House January 26th, 6-8pm)
    • Joane Cardinal-Schubert High School is the designated high school for current grade 9 students attending Dr. Martha Cohen School.  
  • Henry Wise Wood High School (Open House January 17th, 7-8pm)
    •  HWW offers a specialized International Baccalaureate program
    • See IB Information on the right side of this page. 
  • Lord Beaverbrook High School (Open House January 25th, 6:30pm)
  • LBHS offers a number of complementary course that support students with an interest in the trades
  • Jack James High School (Thursday January 26th, 4:30-6pm)
    • Jack James offers both K&E and Diploma academics at the -2 level with a wide variety of shop-based experiences – from Commercial Cooking to Autobody, and Horticulture to Animation/Web Design as well as access to some shops at Forest Lawn.  Jack James is able to complete the Certificate of Achievement on site with a programmed workplace practicum program, which is especially valuable in this current climate where jobs are difficult to find.  Students can also complete a Diploma program at Jack James. 
    • Jack James Program information can be found on the right hand side of the page

Registration & Transfers Info

  • Beginning Jan. 16 students will be able to register for the 2023-2024 school year
  • High School Transfers information is available for your CBE families to review and online transfers can be submitted

Transfer Process Dates (these dates are a guideline as firm dates will be made public shortly)

  • Feb. 1 – Mar. 15 – Families submit transfer requests (JCS applications will be done in class, out of area students will have to apply for their designated schools at home with their guardians)
  • Mar. 16 – High Schools will verify transfer requests
  • Mar. 21 – Draws will begin to take place centrally and parents will be emailed by to confirm that the transfer request has been submitted
  • Apr. 4 – Parents will be emailed to let them know if they were successful in their request
  • Apr. 4–14 – Parents confirm spots by email to the school

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RT @RoyaloakCBE: On dress like your favourite book character day, there were princesses in the wetlands, living alphabets, and creativity found throughout the school. What a fun way to embrace the energy that fills June! #wearecbe #getoutside https://t.co/jOtfCyD22x

RT @WesternRedhawks: This past year, a committee of students has been hard at work gathering student voice and consulting with Elders and Knowledge Keepers in the planning of a garden in the courtyard area off of the main foyer. #wearecbe https://t.co/r5VyCRdCX9 https://t.co/CuBU8EuVan

LAST CHANCE to register for yellow school bus transportation. If you do not register by the June 11 deadline you will not be included in route planning for the fall and may be responsible for transportation for the first six weeks of school. https://t.co/EV8CAc6U9H #WeAreCBE https://t.co/wi3SDZ4VaI

Friday, June 9 is a system-wide non-instructional day so there are no classes for CBE students. Have a safe long weekend and stay cool! #WeAreCBE https://t.co/aZILp20jXS

RT @Miskanawah: A huge THANK YOU to the students of Forest Lawn High School for supporting our Indigenous children, youth and families to have FUN and POSITIVE learning experiences by donating 50 new backpacks. #miskanawah #YYC #ForestLawnHighSchool https://t.co/mgNkw7uns8

Bob Edwards School alumnae Tegan and Sara stopped by their former junior high school this week. #WeAreCBE @BobEdEagles https://t.co/c0n2OuhtP7

RT @SportCalgary: REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN FOR THE ‘ALL SPORT ONE DAY’ JUNE EDITION! Check out https://t.co/m9uiKkIwnu and sign up to try a NEW sport for FREE (AGES 6-17)! https://t.co/pBsl2XNOxF

RT @RoyaloakCBE: Another successful Bike to School Day today with hundreds of energetic bikers arriving this morning. Many thanks to the amazing volunteers that tagged and sorted all our bikes! #wearecbe https://t.co/JkD7W9Qt92

Are you graduating this year or leaving the CBE? Don’t forget to save any important files or emails, as you will lose access to all CBE tools, including Gmail, after June 30. Accounts cannot be accessed after you leave the CBE. https://t.co/l9TC7koZv7 #WeAreCBE https://t.co/ap1BA5mxlE

RT @Indigenous_cbe: Exploring career paths for Indigenous women in trades - Samantha and @JackJamesHS - you are amazing🏠💟! #WeAreCBE https://t.co/NtVOYtfEim