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


Click calendar to download the September calendar

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

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Welcome to Highwood School

Meet the Teacher


Meet the teacher conferences on Thursday, September 18 and Friday, September 19.  To book a conference, please go to the following link:


Online bookings being on Monday, September 15 at 8:00 am.


Bus Map changes for Monday, Sept. 15


We continue to have various bus route changes.  The following routes have experienced changes and the new bus schedule begins on Monday, September 15:

Bus:  Kindergarten PM B, B, F, G, K, L, N, P, Q, R, S

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.



Upcoming Events


Sept. 2 - First Day of Classes and Bussing for Kindergarten - Grade 4

Sept. 12 - Early Dismissal (12:05): AM Kindergarten; Grades 1-4

Sept. 15 - School Council Annual General Meeting 6:30 pm

Sept. 18 - Evening- Meet the Teacher Conferences

Sept. 19 - Meet the Teacher Conferences - no school

Sept. 26 - Early Dismissal (12:05): PM Kindergarten; Grades 1-4


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