About Us

Penbrooke Meadows at a Glance

  • 11% of our students have self-identified their families as Indigenous Learners
  • 30% of our population has been identified as Special Education Students
  • 45% of our student population is identified as English Language Learners
  • 27  languages including English are spoken by students and/or their families who attend our school
  • We house numerous extra curricular program via various community agencies.
  • We have a free Breakfast Program sponsored by Fuel for School, PC Nutritional Grant and Meals on Wheels. This program is designed to provide a healthy breakfast for students. 
  • Noon hours/Lunchroom supervision - paid for service option
  • We are part of Team Giordano which inspires students to set challenging goals for themselves as well as provides us with opportunities for field trips, residencies, supplies for visual arts, physical education, drama productions etc.
  • Division II LEAD classes (2 classrooms - Literacy Education Academic Development)

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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. ​​​

Every year many CBE schools participate in a Terry Fox Run. In 2020, our schools raised an incredible $163,886.64 for cancer research. Thank you to all of our students, staff and school communities who have kept Terry’s dream alive 40 years after his journey began! #WeAreCBE https://t.co/di9w1dX7DI

RT @UsihChristopher: We thank you for your patience and understanding as we work to make this learning shift for next week. While it is yet another significant change, we hope that it will serve to reduce the current learning disruptions that are continuing to occur in our schools. https://t.co/FOfXcybh91

Starting Monday, April 19 students in Grades 7-12 will transition to at-home learning for at least two weeks. https://t.co/JVJhOw8d8R #yycbe #WeAreCBE https://t.co/ZTbWWkZJLt

RT @DalhousieCBE: Social distancing requirements hampering reading buddies? No problem! Our @DalhousieCBE Gr 4/5 HUB students recorded read alouds for younger students to listen to. Authentic audience and sense of ownership and pride! #SomosDalhousie #WeAreCBE @yycbedu @CBElanguages https://t.co/XZZQyF2reX

Each year Alberta Education sends an important survey to parents/guardians of students in Grades 4, 7 and 10. The results are used to assess satisfaction with the quality of education & we use the information to improve teaching and learning. https://t.co/S1qsRKBerD #yycbe