Schools & Education

Calgary Catholic School District – Catholic Schools

There are currently over 47,000 students enrolled in the Calgary Catholic School District’s 105 schools, from kindergarten to high school.

The school board’s mission is to “empower students to reach their full potential, to meet the challenges of life, to serve their community and to journey in faith with God, through Christ, in the Spirit.”

Here are some quick facts about the Calgary Catholic School District and its schools:

Language Programs

The Calgary Catholic School District offers language programs in its elementary, junior and senior high schools:

  • French immersion is offered in 18 schools
  • Filipino language and culture is offered at Bishop McNally
  • Italian language and culture is offered at St. Alphonsus and St. Maria Goretti
  • International Spanish is offered at six different schools

Alternative Programs

The Calgary Catholic School District offers numerous alternative and special education programs, including:

  • Advanced placement
  • English as a second language
  • Congregated gifted program
  • Hockey Canada Skills Academy
  • Home study
  • International baccalaureate
  • Science and technology
  • Self directed learning
  • Single gender
  • Special needs
  • Sports performance
  • Workplace school

Catholic Elementary Schools

Learn about Catholic elementary schools in Calgary.

View Catholic Elementary Schools

Catholic Junior High / High Schools

Learn about Catholic junior and senior high schools in Calgary.

View Catholic Junior High / High Schools