​Important Dates

We follow the CBE traditional 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.​

The Calgary Board of Education continues to plan for the health measures that may be in place for the next school year. More details will be shared with families before the first day of classes.

Find the latest information on the CBE website and the Alberta Government website.​

Back to School Information

Please review the links below, these will provide useful information and answer any questions you may have about your first day of school, and our day-to-day expectations of students. 

First Day of Classes

Our first day of classes is Wednesday, September 1, 2021 and the school office is open to parents on Monday, August 23, 2021.

The first day of classes we will have a staggered entry as follows:

Grade 10
Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2021 
Thursday, Sept. 2, 2021
8:30 – 11:30 AM 
Regular Classes: 8:30 AM – 3:13 PM
Grade 11 & 12
Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2021 
Thursday, Sept. 2, 2021
1:00 – 3:13 PM 
Regular Classes: 8:30 AM – 3:13 PM

Wednesday, Sept. 1 to Friday, Sept. 3 will start with homerooms.

School Start & End Times

Our bell times are:

Monday to ThursdayFriday
Warning Bell 8:25 AM
Block 1 8:30 AM – 9:59 AM
Block 2 10:02 AM – 11:31 AM 
Lunch Break 11:31 AM – 12:12 PM
Block 3 12:12 PM – 1:41 PM 
Block 4 1:44 PM – 3:13 PM

Warning Bell 8:25 AM
Block  1 8:30 AM – 9:35 AM
Block 2 9:38 AM – 10:43 AM
Lunch 10:43 AM – 11:00 AM
Block 3  11:03 AM - 12:08 AM
Block 4 12:11 PM – 1:16 PM
Early Dismissal 1:16 PM

School Calendar

We are a school that follows the traditional calendar. View our School Calendar for dates and upcoming events. For system calendars, please visit this link.

School Supplies

Students are expected to supply their own binders, loose-leaf paper, pens, pencils and any other necessary equipment and supplies. An inexpensive calculator is strongly suggested for all students in Math classes. Due to Occupational Health and Safety regulations several shop classes also require steel-toed boots.

Textbooks and handouts will be supplied by the school and are funded by the payment of school fees.

Registration Information

Please visit our How to Register page for all registration details and registration forms. Our school office opens on Monday, August 23, 2021 for registration.

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​​Do You Have a MyCBE / PowerSchool Parent Account?

Parents who have not already done so, must create an account in MyCBE / PowerSchool to:

  • Pay fees or apply for a waiver

  • Register for transportation and lunch supervision

  • View student progress

To create a new account, go to www.cbe.ab.ca/mycbe and click on Create Parent Account. You will need to have your child(ren)’s CBE Student ID Number and use your email on file at the school.​

​​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.​​​​​​​

​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.​​​​​

Alberta Health Services is looking for input to name their new centre for child and adolescent mental health. CBE students, staff and the public are invited to provide their input. #WeAreCBE https://t.co/1zeWF1T8NN https://t.co/kp04beEw67

Kindergarten registration for the 2022-23 school year begins on Monday Jan. 17. Visit our website for more information about programs options and details on how to register. https://t.co/iVWrTRH1xs #WeAreCBE #yycbe #yyc https://t.co/Lpjg4d82AY

A COVID-19 update has been emailed to all CBE families with information on updated guidance and measures the CBE is taking, as well as reminders of health measures in place in schools and workplaces https://t.co/F8ssELP5S3 #yycbe #WeAreCBE https://t.co/QleBc6JeqT

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Today’s Board of Trustees public meeting will be held virtually starting at noon. We invite you to stream the meeting online https://t.co/nvCl1fvF09 #yycbe https://t.co/6gw6Ol244O