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

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Click calendar to download the December calendar

2014-15 bus maps are located online (now located under 'transportation') in the blue navigation bar or click the bus)



Welcome to Highwood School

Parent/Teacher Conferences


To book a Parent Teacher Conference Time on Thursday, December 18th or Friday, December 19th, click here:



The online booking system starts on Friday, December 12 at 8:00 am.



Upcoming Events



Dec 1: Grade 1 “The Bug Guy”
Dec 5: No School (PD Day)
Dec 8: School Council Meeting @ 6:30 pm
Dec 11: S4 Presentation Ms. Paull / Ms. Chen
Dec 12: Report Cards Go Home
Dec 16: Grade 2 Telus Spark
Dec 17: Kindergarten Mad Science PJ DAY
Dec 18: HALF DAY Early Dismissal @ 12:05 pm; NO PM KINDERGARTEN
Dec 18: P/T Conferences 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Dec 19: NO SCHOOL P/T Conferences 8:30 am – 2:00 pm

Dec. 19 - Jan. 4: Winter Break

Jan. 5: Clases Resume


Bus Map changes for Wednesday, Dec. 3


Map of the City of Calgary with Colonel Irvine/Highwood bus routes (pdf)


Buses I, J, and L

The new bus maps can be found here or your child’s D2L.



Welcome to a new school year!


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.



2014-2015 Kindergarten/Grade 1 Registraion

Please note that we are no longer accepting registrations as we are completely full and our lottery already took place in March 2014.


Because of the unpredictable number of students that apply to the Mandarin Bilingual program, all students will be part of a lottery system and therefore are not guaranteed entry.


For more information about the lottery system, please go to:



  Highwood Parking/Safety Plan (PDF)

Mandarin Bilingual & Cultural Programs Video



CBE System Messages



My School Bus Monitor