First Day of Classes
On Sept. 1, 2020 we welcome our students to the 2020-21 school year at Olympic Heights School. On this page, you will find the answers to many of your back to school questions. The School office is open to parents on Friday, Aug. 28, 2020.
School Start & End Times
Morning Class 9:10am - 12:05pm
Afternoon Class 12:50pm - 3:50pm
Friday 9:10am – 12:05am
AM and PM classes will alternate Fridays (see school calendar for dates)
School Hours - 9:10am - 3:50pm (warning bell at 9:07am)
Staggered Lunch Hour:
Grade 1/2 - 11:30am - 12:24pm
Grade 3/4 - 11:57am - 12:51pm
Grade 5/6 - 12:24pm - 1:18pm
Friday Half Day - 9:10am – 12:16pm
For more information on school hours visit our Contact Us page.
School Supply Lists
School supply lists are distributed by teachers on first day of school. Supplies are provided by the school. Please ensure your child has a pair of runners and a backpack.
We are a school that follows the traditional calendar. To view our school’s calendar, please go to the school’s calendar page.
For system calendars, please visit: www.cbe.ab.ca/registration/calendars
Kindergarten classes begin on Sept. 1, 2020.
The first four days of school (Sept. 1-4, 2020) will be staggered entry days. Students with the following surnames will come at the following times for these four days. Students and parents are requested to gather in the West Garden Circle.
- Surnames A-L- Tuesday and Thursday - regular K hours
- Surnames M-Z- Wednesday (12:50pm - 3:50am) and Friday (9:10am - 12:05pm)
Kindergarten regular classes begin on Monday, Sept. 8, 2020.
AM and PM Kindergarten will alternate Friday mornings (see school calendar)
The following districts are within our school boundaries: Christie Estates, Coach Hill, Patterson and Strathcona Park - everyone east of 69th Street.
Please visit our How to Register page for registration details and forms.
Our school office opens onThursday, August 27, 2020 for registration.