Calgary Board of Education Highwood School
11 Holmwood Avenue NW, Calgary AB T2K 2G5 | K-4 Chinese (Mandarin) Bilingual
t | 403-777-6200  e |


Back-to-School Information

June Calendar

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Welcome to Highwood School

Important Dates


June 16: Grade 4 – Heritage Park
June 21: Grade 4 – National Music Centre; National Aboriginal Day
June 26: Half Day; Early Dismissal @ 12:05 pm; NO PM KINDERGARTEN
June 27: Half Day; Early Dismissal @ 12:05 pm; NO AM KINDERGARTEN
June 28: Half Day; Early Dismissal @ 12:05 pm; NO PM KINDERGARTEN; Grade 4 – Goodbye Assembly; Formal Day
June 29: Half Day; Early Dismissal @ 12:05 pm; NO AM KINDERGARTEN; Report Cards Go Home; LAST DAY OF CLASSES
June 30: No School Appeals Day


News Centre


June newsletter


2016-2017 School Development Plan (pdf)


2015-16 School Results Report (new as of Dec 2016)



Found in Translation


Found in Translation – CBE Principal featured by the Werklund School of Education




Kindergarten Registration for 2017-18


Registration for the 2017-18 school year is ongoing. Children must be at least four years old on or before March 1 to start kindergarten in September of the same calendar year. You have to register in person at your school with proof of residence, your child's name, date of birth and citizenship. Visit the CBE Registration page for more information and for the forms you'll need. More information is available on the CBE Kindergarten page.


Kindergarten | great learning starts here (pdf)




Virtue Book of the Month


Oh, the Places You'll Go!

Written by Dr. Seuss



Designation Notices


May 16, 2017 | Reminder Notice: School Designation Change for Chinese (Mandarin) Bilingual (pdf)



Don't Miss Out on School Messages


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.


School Hours


Please note the following start and end times as it has changed from last year:


Start Time


Supervision Outdoors Starts






End Time


Kindergarten AM         


Kindergarten PM



Also note that we no longer offer hot water in the lunch room and we continue to have no microwaves to heat up lunches.




  Highwood Parking/Safety Plan (PDF)

Mandarin Bilingual & Cultural Programs Video



CBE News




My School Bus Monitor