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Celebration of Learning
March 1, 2024 3 min read

Congratulations to Our February Exemplary Practice & Student Showcase Recipients

February is a time for award recognition for Calgary Academy’s outstanding staff and students. Learn more about this year's award recipients.

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Celebration of Learning
December 19, 2023 3 min read

Trading Places: Bridging School Culture Through An Exchange

Earlier this month, Grade 7–9 students flew to the other side of the country to take part in CA’s first school exchange. Learn more about their experience.

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Alumni Celebration of Learning
November 13, 2023 2 min read

Jane McCaig: A History of Scholarship

The Jane McCaig Award has been presented for the past 28 years, but Jane McCaig (’88) never knew how long her legacy would last. Learn more about Jane's history of scholarship.

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Celebration of Learning
July 31, 2023 2 min read

Congratulations to Our June Exemplary Practice & Student Showcase Recipients

The Exemplary Practice and Student Showcase awards recognize individuals showing excellence, leadership, and more. Learn more about our June recipients!

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Celebration of Learning General
June 13, 2023 5 min read

Bikes and Skills: Building Them Together

The Calgary Academy Construction Lab now houses bikes ready for your nearest Sport Chek. Learn more about CA teacher Lanny Donde’s latest hands-on project.

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Celebration of Learning
February 27, 2023 3 min read

Congratulations to Our Exemplary Practice & Student Showcase Recipients

The Exemplary Practice and Student Showcase awards recognize individuals showing excellence, leadership, and more. Learn about our three February recipients.

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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 February, the Board was honoured to present Grade 10 students Sadie and Ivy and teacher Charlotte Nixon with this special honour!

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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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Celebration of Learning
March 14, 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 February, the Board was honoured to present Grade 10 student Sascha and Comptroller Yvette Schuler with this special honour!

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Blended+ Celebration of Learning
February 10, 2022 2 min read

Taking Blended+ to the Slopes

Earlier this month, Calgary Academy snowboarder, Sascha E., competed in the Air Nation Freestyle Nationals at WinSport and walked away with not one, but two, medals – gold in Senior Nationals and bronze in Junior […]

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Celebration of Learning
November 23, 2021 2 min read

Celebrating STEM at CA

Calgary Academy recognized National STEM Day on Nov. 8 to celebrate initiatives in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) education.

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Celebration of Learning
November 10, 2021 3 min read

CA’s Spanish Students Thriving with Real-World Projects

For anyone who’s learned a new language, you know it’s far more than just reading textbooks and doing worksheets. It takes real world experiences to fully grasp language concepts and to gain confidence.

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