Calgary Board of Education Senator Patrick Burns School
2155 Chilcotin Road N.W., Calgary AB T2L 0X2
Grades 7-9 Regular, 6-9 Spanish Bilingual t | 403-777-7400  e |


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Apr 4 – DELE Session #1 3:00-4:15 pm
Apr 5 – Bamfield Parent Meeting 6:00 pm
Apr 6 – Twin Day
Apr 7 – Cybercrime Presentation
Calgary Stampeder Presentation
Apr 11 – DELE Session #2 3:00-4:15 pm
Apr 14 – Good Friday No School
Apr 17 – Non-Instructional Day No School
Apr 18 – SPB Go Green Week
School Council Meeting 1:30 pm
DELE Session #3 3:00-4:15 pm
Apr 20 – Gr. 9 Vaccinations Round 3
Wacky Clothing Day
Apr 21 – Earth Day Celebrations
Apr 24 – Gr 9 Bamfield Trip Depart
Apr 25 – DELE Session #4 3:00-4:15 pm
Apr 26 – Gr. 6 Math Contest
Apr 27 – Gr. 9 Bamfield Trip
May 2 – DELE Session #5 3:00-4:15 pm
May 5 – Bus Driver Appreciation Day
May 8 – Gr.6 Ralph Klein Park Field Trip
Track & Field Meet
May 9 – Gr.6 Ralph Klein Park Field Trip
Gr.9 PAT English LA Part 1 9:00-12:00
DELE Session #6 3:00-4:15pm
May 11 – Gr.6 PAT English LA Part 1 9:00-12:00
May 12 – DELE Exams @ U of C (Part 1 - Oral)
May 13 – DELE Exams @ U of C (Part 2)
May 18 – Volunteer Appreciation Tea 1:30-3:00
May 19 – Non-Instructional Day No School
May 22 – Victoria Day No School
May 24 – Alternate Track & Field Meet
Retro Spirit Day
May 25 – Gr.6 Spanish Camp U of C
May 26 – Gr.6 Spanish Camp U of C
Gr.8 Calaway Park Field Trip
May 31 – Ted Talks En Espanol @ SPB


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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:


CBEvoces is a bi-annual, Spanish-English magazine featuring non-fiction, ficción, poetry, criticism, arte and periodismo from students in the CBE’s Spanish Bilingual Program. Teachers from these schools are invited to submit student work that fit with the literary genre of the magazine.  Read on through 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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