Calgary Board of Education Buchanan School
3717 Centre Street NW, Calgary AB T2E 2Y2 | Grades K-6
t | 403-777-6260  e |


Welcome to Buchanan School

invite | Schools Impacted by New School Openings


Currently, a number of schools in Areas I and II are over or nearing capacity, while others have capped their enrolment or are under capacity. Planning is underway to make changes in the best interests of all students.


There will be an upcoming opportunity for you to share your thoughts and perspectives on possible scenarios involving our school community as follows:


Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016
6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Georges P. Vanier School
509 32 Ave. N.E.
Registration Link
Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016
6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
North Haven School
4922 North Haven Dr N.W.
Registration Link



Upcoming Events

2016-2017 CBE Traditional School Calendar (PDF)


Club details in monthly calendars


Oct. 7 - CBE non-instruction day - no schoo

Oct. 10 - Thanksgiving Day - no school

Oct. 18 - Photo Day; School Council Potluck 6:00

Oct. 19 - Dental Hygenist K & Grade 1

Oct. 21 - TASC Swimming

Oct. 27 - virtue Assembly

Oct. 28 - TASC Swimming; Moving Night 6:00

Oct. 31 - Nov. 4 Alien In-Line Skating

Nov. 4 - TASC Swimming

Nov. 10 - Remembrance Day Assembly 10:30 am

Nov. 11 - Remembrance Day - no school

Nov. 15 - Photo retakes; Grade 5 vaccinations

Nov. 17 - Emily Carr Musical AM

Nov. 18 - TASC Swimming

Nov. 24 - Movie Night 6:00 pm

Nov. 25 - CBE Non-instruction day - no school

Nov. 28 - Report Cards home

Nov. 30 - Parent/Teacher Conferences 4:30 - 7:30

Dec. 1 - Parent/Teacher Conferences - 4:30 - 7:30 pm

Dec. 2 - CBE non-instruction day - no school


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Parents/guardians: Due to Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL), if you want to keep receiving electronic messages from our school on commercial topics such as student fees and field trip costs, you need to subscribe online.

In addition, if you want to receive any text messages from our school, you need to opt-in by texting the word YES to the six-digit number 724665.


Kindergarten Registration 2016-2017


Kindergarten registration for the 2016-2017 school  year is ongoing. Children must turn five years of age by March 1 during their kindergarten school year. You have to register in person at your school with proof of residence, your child's name, date of birth and citizenship. Visit our Registration page for more information and for the forms you'll need. More information is available on our Kindergarten page.


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