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November 18, 2022 4 min read

Salads in Space: Real-World Learning in the Classroom 

For astronauts to walk on the moon, plenty of boots are needed on the ground—in this case, the classroom. Calgary Academy is proud to say that some of its students are applying classroom learning to the real world, helping further NASA research. 

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Learning
November 8, 2022 3 min read

Writing the Code for a Future of STEM at CA

November 8 is National STEM Day, which stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. While many of us don’t consider ourselves to be experts in maths or sciences, our day-to-day life revolves around technological advances.

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Learning
October 19, 2022 3 min read

A Love of Learning Begins Early at CA

Walk into any Kindergarten-Grade 3 class at Calgary Academy and you will experience a group of young minds full of fun, excitement, and wonder.

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Learning
October 17, 2022 1 min read

CTV’s Inside Education Features CA’s Early Years Program

Recently, we were joined by CTV Morning Live for their Inside Education television segment where we highlighted our Early Years program for Kindergarten to Grade 3. 

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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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Learning
March 9, 2022 2 min read

Rotary Club of Calgary at Stampede Park Donates $5,000 to CA

For 40 years, Calgary Academy has been fortunate to have many generous donors.

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Learning
January 27, 2022 2 min read

Before and After School Care Launching This Fall

Calgary Academy is proud to announce the launch of before and after school care for students from K-Grade 6 for fall 2022 through a new partnership with Child’s Play Canada. “Since we launched our Kindergarten […]

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Learning
November 29, 2021 2 min read

A World of Outdoor Opportunities Awaits at CA

After almost two years of uncertainty with various indoor closures, travel restrictions, and more, one thing has remained the same: that getting outside and spending time in nature has the power to instantly improve wellness.

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Learning
April 15, 2021 1 min read

Summer School Launch

We are delighted to announced the launch of a high school summer course program for summer 2021 for school-aged students looking to get a jump-start on the upcoming school year. 

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Learning
March 16, 2021 1 min read

Why Teach Dance in PE?

In Physical Education this month, students in Kindergarten through Grade 10 have been participating in a hip hop dance unit. Many classes performed live on Teams for parents on Friday, while others will finish next week and you will be sent a video of their dance routine.

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Learning
February 16, 2021 3 min read

New Program Alert: Blended+

Beginning this fall, the Blended+ program for students in Grades 9-10 combines the best of online and in-person learning.

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Learning
January 26, 2021 4 min read

Unleashing Deeper Learning with Assessment

When you hear the word assessment, what comes to mind for you? Likely, you are imagining a quiz, or a test, or some other event where you had to prove that you had learned something.

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