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.​

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2021-2022 School Year 

School Office Hours

The school office is open to parents on Friday, Aug. 27, Monday, Aug. 30 & Tuesday, Aug 31 from 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM. On Friday, August 27 the office will be closed at noon.  

School email will be checked periodically over the summer. Phone messages will not.

Staggered Entry | Kindergarten

Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2021

AM last name A-L attend 8:30 AM - 9:40 AM 
AM last name M-Z attend 10:10 AM – 11:20 AM
PM last name A-L attend 12:30 PM – 1:40 PM 
PM last name M-Z attend 2:10 PM – 3:20 PM

Thursday Sept. 2, 2021 

AM last name A-L attend 8:30 AM - 9:40 AM
AM last name M-Z attend 10:10 AM – 11:20 AM
PM last name A-L attend 12:30 PM – 1:40 PM
PM last name M-Z attend 2:10 PM – 3:20 PM

Friday, Sept. 3, 2021 

All AM students attend – 8:25 – 9:55 AM
All PM students attend – 10:20 – 11:50 AM

Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2021 

Regular hours for all Kindergarten students

AM: 8:25 AM – 11:20 AM PM: 12:25 PM – 3:20 PM

School Start and End Times 

Our bell times are: 

Grades 1-4 Hours: Monday – Thursday
AM: 8:25 – 11:45 / Lunch: 11:45 – 12:30 / PM: 12:30 – 3:20

Kindergarten Hours: Monday-Thursday
AM: 8:25 – 11:20 / PM: 12:25 – 3:20 

Friday/Early Dismissal Days
students attend from 8:25 – 11:50 AM
(No School Friday PM) AM Kindergarten attends on Red days / PM Kindergarten attends on Yellow days – See calendar

School Supplies

School supplies are provided for each student. Parents are required to provide a backpack, pair of indoor shoes and a bag lunch (if your child is staying for lunch). Please remember to label everything.

School Calendar

We are a school that follows the traditional calendar. To view our school’s calendar, click here.

For system calendars, please visit here.

Registration Information

Please visit our How to Register page for all registration details and registration forms. 

We are a capped school for the 2021-2022 school year.  Please contact us to see if there is space availability.  If there is no availability, we will place your student/s on a waitlist.  Please contact us at newbrighton@cbe.ab.ca. Our overflow school is McKenzie Lake School if we do not have availability in our school.  

Yellow School Bus Transportation

New Brighton School will not have transportation as everyone lives within the walk limit.  However, New Brighton families attending McKenzie Lake School will need to register for transportation.

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​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.​​​​​​​

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 noon 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.​

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.​​​​​