About Us

Riverside School at a Glance

  • Riverside is an Alternative Science Program, serving Areas 1, 2, 3 and 4.
  • Riverside is a dynamic K-9 school of 650 students. We take pride in providing excellent learning experiences for students using science as the lens for inquiry and investigation.
  • Field studies and the use of inquiry journals is integral to our programming. 
  • We are a K-9 school located in Bridgeland which provides access to many resources, including the Zoo, downtown, historic sites, The Public Library, Inglewood Bird Sanctuary and Prince's Island Park.
  • We are a bus receiver school with 6 buses arriving from SW and NW quadrants of the City.
  • New registration each year is determined by a lottery process held in February. 
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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. ​​​

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Many students, staff and their families are @fortcalgary today commemorating the #NationalDayForTruthAndReconciliation. We are proud of @Indigenous_cbe team members worked in friendship with others from @cityofcalgary, @CCSD_edu & more, who planned this event. #WeAreCBE https://t.co/U0cfNFymgY