Even though most of our schools offer a regular program, no two are quite the same. All schools teach according to Alberta Education’s mandated curriculum, however a school’s focus, optional courses and school activities are as unique as every school.
William Aberhart School offers a range of programs including Advanced Placement (AP), Dual Credit, French Immersion, Off-Campus Work Experience, Regular and Spanish Bilingual programs, for grades 11 and 12. Our English Language Learners (ELL) program provides tailored, personalized and flexible support to meet our students’ specific learning needs. We also welcome students with Exceptional & Special Needs (see more under Classes & Departments).
¿Quiénes somos? Our school is an International
Spanish Academy! The International Spanish Academy program is an educational
initiative of the Ministry of Education of Spain that complements the Calgary
Board of Education's vibrant Spanish Bilingual Program by connecting schools
from across Alberta and the United States. It provides students with
opportunities to acquire and maintain language skills in Spanish and English and
develop global citizenship through rich intercultural encounters.
As a CBE student, you may choose to take a dual credit program as part of your high school learning plan. Dual credit programs allow you to:
As a dual credit student, you would be concurrently enrolled in both a post-secondary institution and your high school. You would earn credits towards both a high school diploma and a post-secondary degree or diploma.
Application packages and program details will be posted on:
Career and Technology education provides CBE students with dynamic, personalized learning opportunities that support them to transition into education, training and work. It is a part of the Alberta Programs of Study and is offered in every school, every day and for every student.
Career and Technology Studies (CTS) is a complementary program for high school students. Students develop career and technology-related skills while enhancing employability competencies. Here is an overview of CTS pathways and Knowledge and Employability (K&E) Occupational Courses and information on specialized facilities.
The Career & Technology Centre (CTC) is a hub for CTS learning for students registered in CBE high schools across Calgary. Students who attend the CTC will take courses at their designated high schools. Still, they will also access the CTC to enhance their learning through credentialed, dual credit or pre-placement programs for specific periods.