Calgary Board of Education Senator Patrick Burns School
2155 Chilcotin Road N.W., Calgary AB T2L 0X2
Grades 7-9 Regular, 5-9 Spanish Bilingual t | 403-777-7400  e |


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Student Supply List 2016-2017 (pdf)

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We are a proud Green Energy school!



“Registration for designated students to the English Community and Spanish Bilingual Programs for 2016-2017 is ongoing. Contact the main office to determine your registration eligibility. Click here for more information about school offerings.”

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Sept. 1 Office re-opens
Sept. 2

2:00 - 4:00 pm

Optional drop-in for new students (note: staff will be in meetings)

Sept. 6

First day of classes

Soccer, Cross-Country, volleyball seasons open

Sept. 8

School Picture Day

Sept. 9 12:00 pm Pep Rally
Sept. 22

6:30 pm Meet SPB Night. All families invit ed

Sept. 23

8:30 - 3:00 No School - Learning Conferences

Sept. 27

7:00 pm School Council Meeting

Sept. 29 6:30 pm Grade 9 Parent Meeting "Encounters with Canada"
SPB Anecdotes

Visit our blog about the goings-on and reflections of learning at our school:


SPB Spotlight



SPB Students Honoured for their commitment to environmental stewardship

In 2011, a group of environmentally concerned Grade 5 students created the Senator Patrick Burns (SPB) Environment Club. Continue reading

Learning Commons Blog

Senator Patrick Burns has revitalized the physical, virtual and pedagogical space, called the SPB Learning Commons.  A hub of thinking, creating and collaborating, teachers will maintain a website with recent additions, feature authors, and supplementary bilingual materials.  Check it out at the following link:

Green Energy

Senator Patrick Burns School has achieved an amazing milestone in its history as an educational institution. Read more
Senator Patrick Burns Green Energy article in the March imagine Community newsletter.


“An interactive, constructivist learning space has recently been created at SPB. Click here to learn more about Makerspaces”.


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