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Schools In and Around Wolf Willow

Wolf Willow is conveniently situated within a short distance to many excellent schools. Inside the community of Wolf Willow, there are two designated school sites—one is set aside for a future Calgary Board of Education K-9 school and the other for a future Calgary Catholic K-6 school.

Over fifteen public, Catholic, and private schools are within a fifteen-minute radius of the community, with a range of elementary, junior high, and high schools to choose from. Six of these schools are specifically designated to Wolf Willow—three from the Calgary Board of Education and the Calgary Catholic School District.

Designated CBE Schools

Evergreen School – Grades K-5

Evergreen focuses on teaching its students 21st century skills by creating active learning spaces. As a member of Western Canada’s largest school district, Evergreen teaches the CBE’s regular program which emphasizes Character Development and the Circle of Courage.

Marshall Springs School – Grades K-9

Here, students benefit from a full range of programs, including an award-winning Health and Physical Education program. Aside from the core subjects, students can take Foods, Art, Music, French, Drama and Technology, Fashion, Industrial Arts, and Band classes.

Dr. E.P. Scarlett High School – Grades 10-12

Dr. E.P Scarlett is a caring learning environment that challenges their students to develop their unique talents and abilities. This high school offers Advanced Placement, Dual Credit, Early French Immersion, Late French Immersion, Off-Campus Work Experience, and Spanish Bilingual.

Designated CCSD Schools

St. Sebastian School – Grades K-6

With the Catholic faith at its core, St. Sebastian provides many leadership opportunities and extra-curricular activities for its students. This elementary school includes before and after school care and is a part of the Healthy Hunger program.

Father James Whelihan School – Grades K-9

Faith-based, well-rounded education is taught in a welcoming, inclusive environment at Father James Whelihan School. Students can also join the Hockey Canada Skills Academy here, or basketball, cross country, rugby, and volleyball in the athletics department. 

All Saints High School – Grades 10-12

All Saints High School offers a variety of supplementary programming for its students, such as Advanced Placement (AP), Extended French, and a Hockey Canada Skills Academy. Students can get a head start to their careers with courses including culinary arts, mechanics, cosmetology, communication technology, construction technology, sports medicine, instrumental music, visual arts, and dramatic arts.

Private Schools

Some of Alberta’s top-ranking private schools are within proximity to Wolf Willow.

Montessori Children’s House Academy – Ages 2.5-6

Little ones are welcome at the Montessori Children’s House Academy, where total development is fostered in a creative environment.

Glenmore Christian Academy – Grades Jr.K-9

Glenmore Christian Academy is committed to a balanced approach in educating its students on the teachings of Christ with high-academic standards.

Tanbridge Academy – Grades K-9

Tanbridge Academy believes in a focus on physical activity and academic programming. Many complementary courses and high-performance sports are offered here.

West Island College – Grades 7-12

West Island College is a college prep school that empowers students to positively impact the world. Their unique Institute Programs prepare students for post-secondary success in a variety of fields and industries.

Summit West Independent School – Grades Pre.K-12

Summit West Independent School offers an Individualized Self-Directed Learning model and Home Education options, both of which promote independence in their students.

Strathcona-Tweedsmuir – Grades K-12

Strathcona-Tweedsmuir School inspires excellence in their students’ scholarship, leadership and character. Students learn in a faith-based environment with a choice of various supplementary courses.

Trinity Christian School – Grades K-12

Trinity Christian School believes in the importance of partnership between school, home, and church. Small classes, a strong community, and service projects create academic excellence here.

Third Academy – Grades 1-12

Third Academy creates specialized intensive programs designed to reintegrate each of its special needs students back into their community schools.