​​​​Science Program at the CBE

Is the Science Program the Right Choice for My Child?

​A successful student demonstrates:

  • a love of science and curiosity about how the world works
  • willingness to take risks in learning and is comfortable with ambiguity
  • a resiliency for learning in outdoor environments in all weather conditions
  • a willingness to conform to uniform regulations when/where expected

Characteristics of a Science​​ Program

  • Fosters critical thinking through science and technology perspectives
  • Emphasizes the development of scientific literacy
  • Engages students through the practice of scientific inquiry
  • Investigating problems, formulating hypotheses, testing, and reporting their observations and findings
  • Instills a collaborative approach to seeking solutions to complex problems
  • Engages with experts in the field of science and technology
  • Explores opportunities to participate in science across all areas of curriculum
  • Instructional focus on inquiry, experiential learning and integrated project work using the Alberta Education curriculum
  • Monthly or bi-weekly field studies per year for each student, parents are required to volunteer for a minimum of 3 field studies per registered student
  • Fees will be assessed for each student per year to cover the cost of field studies​

Science Program

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