Calgary Board of Education Midnapore School
55 Midpark Rise S.E., Calgary AB T2X 1L7 | 403-777-8680
Regular Program K-6
Chinese (Mandarin) Bilingual K-6




Chinese New Year at Midnapore School

Midnapore School is a Mandarin Bilingual program for students from Kindergarten to Grade 6. An important part of learning a language is also experiencing the culture and special celebrations.

On Jan. 26, 2017, students performed for guests including, schoolmates, parents, grandparents, and various special guest. Read full story

Expression of Interest for south Mandarin Bilingual Program


On Dec. 15, 2016, a letter was sent to parents outlining an Expression of Interest in having a south Mandarin Bilingual middle school program for students in grade 5-7. As per the letter sent in November, the expansion of the program is contingent upon having sufficient numbers of students interested in the program as well having enough staff to offer the program. The CBE is working diligently on the recruitment.

A meeting held with two members of the group “Concerned Parents of the Area V Mandarin Bilingual Program”, Midnapore School Principal and School Council Chair, and members of CBE administration on Dec. 1, 2016 where we discussed the Expression of Interest and the recruitment strategies of the CBE. The minutes can be read here.


Letter to Parents | Chinese Traditional (pdf)
Letter to Parents | Chinese Simplified (pdf)

Nov. 18, 2016 | Response to concerned parents of Area V Mandarin Bilingual Program (pdf)

Upcoming Events

Early dismissal Fridays 12:30 pm


Mar. 1 - Grade 1 Rooms 17/18 to Telus Spark
Mar. 2 - Assembly 8:50 am
Mar. 3 - Grade 1-6 Club Day

Mar. 7 - Playground Pizza Fundraiser

Mar. 8 - Grade 5/6 Students to Safety Expo

Mar. 10 - Grade 1-6 Club Day

Mar. 14 - Playground Pizza Fundraiser

Mar. 17 - Grade 1-6 Club Day

Mar. 22 - Last Day of Classes; Parent/Teacher Conferences (Evening–4:00-8:00)
Mar 23 Parent/Teacher Conferences (8:00-1:00) NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS
Mar 24 CBE Non-Instructional Day – NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS
Mar 27-31 Spring Break (NO SCHOOL)
Apr. 3 Classes Resume at 8:15 a.m.
Apr. 3-21 Alien Inline Skating Lessons K-6 Students
Apr. 4 Spring Photos

Apr. 14 - Good Friday - No School

Apr. 17 - CBE Non-Instruction Day - No School


See monthly calendar for Clubs, and Choir Practices



Principal Hugill's Monthly Message
March Newsletter
Community Parent Education Program (CPEP) (pdf)

Parent/Teacher Conferences

Mar. 22 - Parent/Teacher Conferences (Evening–4:00-8:00)
Mar 23 - Parent/Teacher Conferences (8:00-1:00) NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS

Instructions for booking (pdf)

Kindergarten Registration for 2017-18


Midnapore School welcomes ongoing registrations for our Mandarin Bilingual and Regular Kindergarten and Grade 1 - 6 programs for the 2017-2018 school year. Stop by our office to register!


Midnapore is very fortunate to also have an after school program located right in the school and other day care providers that drop off and pick up at the school. Contact information for these organizations can also be picked up at the school office.


Registration for the 2017-18 school year begins Monday, Jan. 9, 2017. 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)


Mandarin Bilingual Program at Midnapore School Accommodation Meeting

November 1, 2016


What does it mean to be a scientist?
"I get to meet rock star scientists!  This is a big deal to me!"  Federal Minister of Science, Hon. Kirsty Duncan and young scientists and Grade 4 students at Midnapore School couldn't wait to explore, to ask questions, and to share experiences. Read more

Designation Notices

Sept. 29, 2016 | Notice: Chinese (Mandarin) Bilingual Program Accommodatiom (pdf)


June 6, 2016 | Reminder Notice | Chinese (Mandarin) Bilingual Program at Midnapore School (pdf)

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