TEACHER, PARENT, VOLUNTEER WITH PASSION AND VISION
FOR EXCELLENCE IN PUBLIC EDUCATION.
THE OPERATING BUDGETOf CBE is $1.3 BILLION annually.
CALGARY BOARD OF EDUCATIONis the SECOND LARGEST school board in Canada.
ALMOST 120 000 STUDENTSattend CBE schools.
28 000 ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERSAttend CBE schools.
OVER 17 000 STUDENTSin CBE have special education needs.
A STRONG PUBLIC EDUCATION SYSTEM BENEFITS US ALL BY MAKING OUR CITY AND COMMUNITIES SAFER, MORE PRODUCTIVE AND RESILIENT.
FOUR MAIN PRIORITIES:
Change report cards so they clearly and accurately reflect what kids know.
Collaborate with Alberta Education to create a challenging, comprehensive Program of Studies with focus on core subjects (Math, Science, and Language Arts).
Foster common sense, fiscally sound decision making within the Board.
STANDARDS OF EXCELLENCE
Elevate the quality of education students receive. Create environments that promote excellence, building upon exemplars and commonalities in successful programs.
IT TAKES A VILLAGE
Are you passionate about elevating the quality of education in CBE schools?
Every little bit helps! From lawn signs, to knocking on doors to donations, all efforts make a difference.
All forms of donations happily accepted including e-transfer.