Notice Regarding Overflow School Designation for Grade 10 to 12 Students Residing in Martindale, Saddle Ridge and Taradale
The Calgary Board of Education (CBE) would like to inform parents/guardians and students that due to the continued and unanticipated enrolment growth at Nelson Mandela High School, the school will be unable to accommodate all students who reside in the school boundary for the 2023-24 school year and beyond.
In a notice dated June 30, 2022, the CBE informed parents that as of June 30, 2022, all new Grade 10-12 students registering for Nelson Mandela High School for the 2022-23 school year will be re-designated to James Fowler High School.
Enrolment continues to increase at Nelson Mandela High School. Therefore, for the 2023-24 school year, the following change will be implemented:
- A cap on Grade 10-12 enrolment at Nelson Mandela High School.
- All new Grade 10-12 students designated to Nelson Mandela High School who cannot be accommodated at Nelson Mandela High School will be designated to the overflow school, James Fowler High School.
- A lottery will be held for Grade 10 students. Students who are unsuccessful in the lottery process will be
Read the notice for more information.