Calgary Board of Education H.D. Cartwright School
5500 Dalhart Road N.W, Calgary AB T3A 1V6 | Grades 7-9
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Welcome to H.D. Cartwright School

H.D. Cartwright School's Dog House Live Auction
All proceeds go directly to the Alberta Children's Hospital
Feb. 1 at 6:00 pm
More information in our poster (pdf)


Thank you to everyone who attended our high school information night on November 29. If you were unable to attend, or require more information, please visit the following website




Families at our school may be eligible to participate in the CBE’s Calgary Transit Pass Rebate Program for the 2017-18 school year. If you did not receive an email or letter by Dec. 11, 2017, and believe your child is eligible for a rebate, eligibility will be addressed after this date. Families can begin to submit their passes for rebate on Friday, Dec. 1, 2017. Visit for more information.



The Open House for H.D. Cartwright School will take place from 6:00 to 7:30 pm on Thursday, March 1st. If you are interested in learning more about the following programs, we encourage you to attend.

CBE - Learning & Literacy Program

CBE - ACCESS Program

CBE - Regular English Program (7,8,9)

View Invitation (pdf)

Upcoming Events

March 2018 Calendar

  • Feb 22 - My World Conference
  • Feb 23 - Alberta International Band Festival
  • Feb 26 - Parent Council 6:30
  • Feb 28 - Pink Shirt Day
  • March 1 - Grade 6 Open House 6:00-7:30 pm
  • March 1 - Grade 8 Snow Science Field Trip
  • March 6 - Grade 9 Snowshoe Field Trip
  • March 8 - Drama Production 6:00
  • March 13 - Grade 7 Band Festival
  • March 14 - Grade 7 Tyrell Museum Field Trip
  • March 15 - HDC hosts Basketball Playoffs
  • March 16 - Model UN
  • March 19 - Parent Council 6:30
  • March 22 - Last Day of Classes before Spring Break
  • April 3 - Classes resume
Athletics Calendar


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Be checking on a regular basis as updates are frequent.



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Read & Write - Assistive Technology for At home Use
  • Go to D2L and logon on as a student
  • Enter our Cougar Community Shell
  • Find the NEWS item that has instructions on how to download and install Read Write 11
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