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



Welcome to Highwood School

Bus Maps Updated | effective Nov. 25

As expected, there are many changes to Highwood’s bussing.  Here are all of the changes and new busses that have been added.  Please ensure that you and your child know their new bus letter and bus stop and that this will begin on Wednesday, November 25th.  Please notify your teacher as to which bus your child will be taking as a result of the changes.


NOTE | Bus O was revised on October 29, and new changes will begin on Tuesday, November 3.

NOTE | Kindergarten AM B was revised on October 30, and new changes will begin on Wednesday, November. 4.


What's New

November newsletter


2015-2016 Highwood Handbook (pdf)


2015-2016 Highwood Traditional Calendar (pdf)


Feb. 25, 2015 | Reminder Notice: School Designation Change for Chinese (Mandarin) Bilingual (pdf)




Upcoming Events


Nov 2: K-2 Swimming
Nov 3: K-2 Swimming
Nov 4: K-2 Swimming; Fribitt the Frog Visit Kindergarten
Nov 5: K-2 Swimming
Nov 6: Half Day Early Dismissal @ 12:05 pm; NO PM KINDERGARTEN
Nov 9: K-2 Swimming
Nov 10: K-2 Swimming; Remembrance Day Assembly @ 8:45 am
Nov 11: NO SCHOOL Remembrance Day
Nov 13: Kindergarten One World Drumming
Nov 19: Half Day Early Dismissal @ 12:05 pm; NO AM KINDERGARTEN
Nov 20: NO SCHOOL PD Day
Nov 23: Grade 3 & 4 Skating
Nov 24: Grade 3 & 4 Skating
Nov 25: Grade 3 & 4 Skating
Nov 26: Grade 3 & 4 Skating
Nov 27: ASSEMBLY @ 1:15 pm Hosts: Grade 1
Nov 30: Crazy Hat / Hair Day


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