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CCSD Provincial Test Results

The 2012-2013 provincial achievement test and diploma examination results released show that Calgary Catholic School District (CCSD) exceeded provincial results by 2.4 per cent at the acceptable standard, and 3.3 per cent at the standard of excellenc


Fresh Start Gives Students a Second Chance

Just over a year ago, the prospect of graduating from high school looked bleak for Felicia and her boyfriend Jesse.


More Students Finish High School

The 2013 high school completion rates show the percentage of students in Alberta finishing within three and five years of entering high school is growing.


Home Education Regulation and Other Legislation

Published: 02/25/2015 by Patty Marler on behalf of the Alberta Home Education Association in Current Affairs

Home Education Regulation and Other Legislation

Over the past four years, the Alberta Home Education Association (AHEA) has worked to provide input into the formation of the Education Act and the Home Education Regulation – the legislation that governs how home education functions in Alberta. The


Home School Supports

Published: 02/25/2015 by Alberta Distance Learning Centre in Current Affairs

Home School Supports

Jake Warkentin is not new to homeschooling. Not only is he the Special Programs Coordinator with Alberta Distance Learning Centre (ADLC), but Warkentin and his wife have educated their six children from home since 1996.


Dual Credit Jump-Starts Careers

Published: 08/15/2014 by Submitted on behalf of the Calgary Catholic School District in Current Affairs

Dual Credit Jump-Starts Careers

The Dual Credit program at the Calgary Catholic School District (CCSD) offers high school students an array of options to get a head-start on their post-secondary pursuits and careers. The program is tailored to students who are committed to enter sp


Replacement Planned for Christine Meikle School

Published: 08/15/2014 by Submitted on behalf of the Calgary Board of Education in Current Affairs

Replacement Planned for Christine Meikle School

The Calgary Board of Education (CBE) is planning to build a replacement facility for the Christine Meikle School on an approved vacant site in Varsity Acres.


CBE Classrooms Connect with the World

The Calgary Board of Education (CBE) recognizes the importance of developing young global citizens and ensuring they have the proficiencies necessary to live, work and thrive in the world. As part of this, CBE promotes international education. Studen


Early Learning at CBE

Published: 12/29/2014 by CBE in Current Affairs

Early Learning at CBE

Kindergarten is the start of an exciting adventure full of promise for children and their families. The Calgary Board of Education (CBE) believes in personalizing students’ learning to help them reach their full potential.


New Report Cards in the Works

The provincial programs of study are changing and like many other school divisions in Alberta, the Calgary Board of Education (CBE) is redesigning assessment and reporting practices to reflect these changes.

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