Embracing a commitment to keeping students at the centre of all decision-making, our school leaders collaborate across all areas of Calgary Academy to help each other best serve the needs of our learning community.

CEO of Calgary Academy, Dr. Greg Bass

Dr. Greg Bass

President and C.E.O.

Unlocking the potential of youth is a passion for us at CA, working to create pathways as unique as each learner and preparing them for their future, not our past.

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Principal of Calgary Academy, Tim Carlson

Tim Carlson


Grade school can be a challenging institution for so many youth who struggle to learn in traditional ways.  I’m excited to be at a school that recognizes that every student is unique and that it is our responsibility meet all students varied needs.

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Liz Thompson

Assistant Principal Junior School

As a community, we leverage our collective strengths to support each and every student who comes through our door, and ensure that they get what they need and are cared for. That is a pretty remarkable thing.

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Sheryl Walters

Assistant Principal Senior School

I love the sense of community and collaboration at CA. No matter the department, if you’re a seasoned educator or new to the team, everyone is willing to lend a helping hand.

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Director of Learning at Calgary Academy, Erin Ellis

Erin Ellis

Director of Learning

I believe that ‘kids do well if they can’ – Ross Greene. This sentiment has continually inspired my career at Calgary Academy as this learning community truly values and exemplifies this mantra.

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Assistant Vice Principal of Calgary Academy, Paula Chattha

Paula Chattha

Assistant Principal Teacher Growth

Calgary Academy is a place of life-long learning for both staff and students. Every year I look forward to work with different teams and being part of Professional Development to enhance my teaching.

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Cameron MacDonald


We know that students who feel connected and cared for can achieve great things. I am excited to see our students thrive in the care of our passionate and talented teachers.

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