Every parent wants their children to have the best education possible and luckily Calgary is home to many great schools. Each year the Fraser Institute provides a Report Card for all the schools located in Calgary. These report cards are “based on seven academic indicators using student results from annual province wide exams, grade-to-grade transition rates, and graduation rates,” according to the Fraser Institute. Here are the top 5 schools located near West Calgary:
Olympic Heights School
Olympic Heights provides education for children in Kindergarten through Sixth grade. There are currently 65 employees on staff to help support student learning. The campus has 28 classrooms, a learning plaza, double gymnasium and even a music room!
West Springs School
West Springs provides education for grades Kindergarten through Fourth grade. They are committed to creating an “exemplary environment” for learning. They provide a rigorous curriculum and strive for excellence in academics, personal development, character, and citizenship.
Calgary Waldorf School
Calgary Waldorf provides education for preschoolers, kindergarteners, and children grades one through nine. The school was founded in 1985 and has provided over 30 years of education to Calgary children. They are dedicated to providing an extraordinary learning environment and integrate academics and arts to promote imagination and independent thinking.
Calgary French & International School
Calgary French & International School is the top-ranked French immersion school located in Alberta. They provide education for children from pre-school all the way through grade twelve. They are dedicated to developing every student’s potential through full French immersion and a dynamic learning environment.
Webber Academy is a non-profit, non-denominational private academy that provides education to children pre-kindergarten through grade twelve in preparation for University. They provide personal attention for each student in an atmosphere where any faith and culture can feel equal. They are dedicated to inspiring graduates to have a positive influence in the world.