Calgary Board of Education

About Us

Statement of Principle

Calgary Board of Education students have equitable access to a program that develops the academic, social, physical and emotional needs of boys.

Key Characteristics

  • Alberta Programs of Study through an instructional approach that best meets the learning needs of boys.
  • development of leadership through “Just for Boys” and “The Leader in Me” programs
  • books and curricular materials that excite boys and are integrated into all aspects of curriculum
  • opportunities for boys to express themselves through the fine arts
  • encourages full participation in appropriate personalized activities including wellness, physical fitness and athletic activity
  • opportunities for mentorship networks with successful men
  • builds on boys’ strengths to create an optimistic culture and an encouraging learning environment where boys achieve their personal best
  • school uniform

Key Outcomes

  • active engagement  in a ‘boy focussed’  learning environment
  • enhanced self confidence
  • development of caring relationships through coaching and mentorship

Student Attributes

The All-Boys Program is especially suited for boys who:

  • benefit from a single gender approach to instruction
  • are interested in curriculum that highlights what it means to be male in today’s culture

Entry Points

  • open entry depending on space

Application Process

  • Calgary Board of Education Student Registration Form (
  • Application Form for parent  (see school website)
  • Copy of the most recent report card if outside CBE
  • An Individual Program Plan (IPP) if applicable

Costs to parents