About Us

Niitsitapi il tass ksiii nii mat tsoo kop, the Niitsitapi Learning Centre, is an Preschool, Kindergarten to Grade 2 unique program that teaches the Alberta Program of Study through a diversity of First Nations, Métis and Inuit perspectives and experiences.

The school has grown since opening, and currently provides classes for students from Preschool - Grade 2. Find out more about our Programs, Focus & Approach.

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The Niitsitapi li tass ksiii nii mat tsoo kop (Niitsitapi Learning Centre) is a communal place of gathering to deepen knowledge and understanding of Indigenous ceremonies, histories, cultures, contributions, and ways of knowing for all.

The Niitsitapi Learning Centre is working closely with and being guided by the advice of community Elders to maintain and build key partnerships and to enhance educational opportunities for students, families, the Calgary Board of Education and community. 

If you are interested in building a relationship with the Niitsitapi Learning Centre or would like to inquire about the use of this facility for programs, celebrations or events, please email Acting Principal Alison Field.

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​About the CBE

The CBE is the largest school district in Western Canada. Our mission is to ensure each student, in keeping with his or her individual abilities and gifts, completes high school with a foundation of learning necessary to thrive in life, work and continued learning. You can look on the CBE website for more information. ​​​

Monday, Oct. 18 is a system-wide non-instructional day so there are no classes for students. It is also municipal election day – don’t forget to vote! Have a safe long weekend and please continue to follow all public health measures #WeAreCBE https://t.co/isScnELKOp

RT @UsihChristopher: Looking forward to our system-wide PL Day on Indigenous Ed (Oct 18). #WeAreCBE staff will engage in learning to build our knowledge &understanding. Thank-you to Elders and Knowledge Keepers for their wisdom &guidance as we work together to improve outcomes for Indigenous students

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/nvCl1fNgoJ #yycbe https://t.co/UjXxYBwr2K

Over the next couple of months CBE students from kindergarten to Grade 12 will be reimaging spaces in #yyc. Schools will submit their designs and the City of Calgary is going to build the winning design IRL! Check it out! https://t.co/OXt9ZU1rAN #WeAreCBE #CBEMinecraft

There are no classes for students on Friday, Oct 8 because it is a system-wide non-instructional day. All of our schools and offices are closed on Monday, Oct 11 for Thanksgiving. Have a safe long weekend and please continue to follow all public health measures #WeAreCBE https://t.co/rE7EjNNx4S