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Every school year is filled with events, activities, and celebrations. You can stay up to date with all the amazing things that occur at CA below.

Celebration of Learning
July 4, 2022 4 min read

Exemplary Practice and Student Showcase

Twice a year the Board of Directors recognizes staff and students for exemplary work, leadership, or contributions to the school community. In [...]

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General
June 20, 2022 1 min read

2022 Legacy Award Fundraiser

In 2020, the Legacy Award was created by our graduating class to raise funds for one deserving Grade 12 student as they leave CA and embark on the rest of their lives. To raise money […]

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Altruism
June 6, 2022 6 min read

After 17 years, the International Travel Studies program still teaches students how to be global citizens

Over spring break this year, three groups of Calgary Academy students and teachers traveled around the world to make an international impact. One group arrived at a rural school outside of Cayambe, Ecuador. Built into […]

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Events
June 3, 2022 4 min read

In its 40th year, Calgary Academy graduates its largest, most resilient class

There was a lot to celebrate at Calgary Academy’s Class of 2022 Graduation on May 27, 2022. After two years of drive-in graduation celebrations due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2022 grads gathered at BMO […]

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Uncategorized
May 31, 2022 4 min read

The Knights year in sports was about more than winning games

With seconds to go in the City Championship Senior Men’s Basketball game, Grade 12 student, Cole S., came off the bench and sunk a three-point shot just before the buzzer. The crowd leapt to its […]

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Celebration of Learning
May 18, 2022 3 min read

Instilling Confidence Inside and Outside the Classroom

At one time skateboards used to be banned in schools, but now it’s the new Olympic sport and schools are embracing it, not banning it. Introducing the Calgary Academy Skateboard Club, where students have the […]

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Events
May 16, 2022 1 min read

The Anniversary Book is Now Available for Purchase

As part of our 40th Anniversary celebrations, the first forty years of CA’s history has been captured in the Anniversary Book, titled “A Pioneer in Inclusive Learning.” The book shares CA’s history, including how the […]

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Strategic Plan
May 2, 2022 2 min read

Have your say in the future of CA!

Year 1 of the 2021-2025 Strategic Plan is nearly complete, and it is time to review progress and look to planning for Year 2! Share your feedback on [...]

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Integrated Studies
May 2, 2022 6 min read

All Shook Up May 2-6

Calgary Academy proudly presents the Senior School drama production of All Shook Up!, a jukebox musical that intertwines Elvis Presley and [...]

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Meeting Agenda
April 26, 2022 1 min read

May 2022 AGM Agenda

Join us for our next meeting on May 2, 2022 at 6:30 p.m. [...]

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Learning
April 11, 2022 3 min read

Dungeons & Dragons Bringing Clubs Back to Life at CA

Strength, constitution, dexterity, intelligence, wisdom, and charisma. These are the characters traits that the student players involved in Calgary Academy’s Dungeons & Dragons (D&D) club must decide how they want to exemplify before they embark on […]

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Blended+
April 8, 2022 2 min read

Two Unexpected Things that Go Together: Equestrianism and Blended+

Meet Tai! She is a Grade 10 Blended+ student with a passion for equestrianism outside of school. Riding horses since she was eight years old, Tai started competing in the sport of dressage just three […]

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