​​​​​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 Classes

Our first day of classes is Thursday, August 31, 2023 and the school office is open on Monday, August 28, 2023 from 8 AM to 4 PM.

School Start and End Times

Kindergarten & Grades 1-6

Monday to Thursday8:30 AM – 3:10 PM
Friday8:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Lunch Hour

Monday to ThursdayDivision I (Kindergarten to Grade 3): 11:20 AM - 12:03 PM
Division II (Grades 4 to 6): 12:20 PM - 1:03 PM

School Supplies

Students supplies are provided by the school for children in Kindergarten through Grade 6. Families are to provide indoor shoes, backpacks, lunch, and snacks. You may also choose to send your child with a water bottle. School supplies will be distributed to students on their first day of school.

School Calendar

View our School Calendar page for upcoming events and dates. See the CBE website for system calendars.

Lunch Supervision

If your child is staying for lunch at Falconridge School, you will need to register for the service. The fees for lunch hour supervision for 2023-24 are $28.50/month. 

Assigned Teachers

You will receive communication from your child(ren)’s teacher(s) before the first day of school. The teacher will let you know where to meet on the school field on Thursday, August 31 at 8:30 AM. You will look for their highly visible, colourful signs! Teachers will meet students outside with class lists at 8:30 AM, student names will be read out, and students will proceed with their teacher to their classroom. 


Students starting Kindergarten will begin with a staggered entry to school. This will be communicated to families from the Kindergarten team.

Registration Information

Please visit our How to Register page for all registration details. Please note that the registration process is completed online, but schools can assist with any questions. 

Yellow School Bus Transportation 

Falconridge School is a walk-zone only school – we have no yellow school bus transportation. 

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​​​​​​Do You Have a MyCBE Account? Have You Added Your Child(ren) To the Account?

Parents / Legal Guardians / Independent Students who have not already done so, must create a MyCBE account and add their child(ren) to the account to:

  • access your child’s program information (e.g., course assessments, daily attendance record, report card)
  • view your child’s learning using Brightspace by D2L
  • pay fees and request waivers
  • register for transportation and lunch ​supervision
  • book parent-teacher conferences
  • submit online school forms (required for 2023-24 school year)

You will need your email address on file at the school as well as your child’s CBE ID, which can be found on the:

  • SchoolEngage student profile, for families that registered their child using SchoolEngage. 
    Note | For a visual guide on how to find the CBE ID within SchoolEngage, refer to SchoolEngage CBE Student ID
  • CBE Report Card, beside the child's name
  • CBE ID card

MyCBE Account

For parents / legal guardians / independent students without a MyCBE account

  1. Sign in at www.cbe.ab.ca/mycbe
  2. Create the account; refer to MyCBE - Creating an Account
  3. Add child(ren); refer to MyCBE - Adding Additional Students

For parents / legal guardians / independent students with a MyCBE account

  1. Sign in at www.cbe.ab.ca/mycbe
  2. Add child(ren); refer to MyCBE - Adding Additional Students

Subscribe to School Messages

Most school messages are sent to parents through SchoolMessenger. It’s a mass communication tool that allows schools to easily and securely send email, phone and text messages to parents / guardians, independent students in a particular grade, class, school or area. Messages are sent to the parent contacts on file at your school.​​

To ensure you receive important information from your child’s school and the Calgary Board of Education, subscribe to school messages.​

​​Fees and Waivers

School fees will be charged to families starting in October. Online fee payment is the simplest and most convenient way to pay school fees. Parents can use their online account to pay fees or apply for a waiver at: www.cbe.ab.ca/mycbe.

You can find more information on the CBE school fees and waivers​ page.​​​​​​​

​Follow CBE on Social Media

Follow the CBE social media platforms to stay up-to-date on system news and announcements.

​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.​​​​​