AIRDRIE SCHOOLS & EDUCATION
Airdrie schools offer numerous learning and educational opportunities within the city that allow families to make the right choices for their family’s needs. Public, separate, and private school options are all available, as well as supplemental learning institutions and post-secondary facilities. Explore Airdrie’s schools below or contact us to find out more!
Airdrie’s public schools are part of the Rocky View School Division, which has 12 schools located within the Airdrie boundaries. Students may attend one school for grades K–8, or they may attend both an elementary school and a middle school. Older Airdrie students come together in one of two high schools: Bert Church or George McDougall. Three of Airdrie’s schools offer French immersion options.
Three separate schools can be found in Airdrie, each part of the Calgary Catholic School District. Our Lady Queen of Peace and the Good Shepherd School are available for K–8 students, while St. Martin de Porres is available for grades 9 through 12. An early French immersion option is available for students enrolled at Our Lady Queen of Peace.
Airdrie Koinonia Christian School, located in the Airdrie community, offers students a high-quality education that’s deeply intertwined with the Biblical Christian faith. A wide range of other private schools are in Calgary for those seeking additional options.
In addition to the options outlined above, several other schools and learning institutions can be found in Airdrie. These include:
- Kumon Math & Reading Centre of Airdrie (Supplemental)
- Sylvan Learning Center (Supplemental)
- Rocky View Schools Community Learning (Adult)
COLLEGES & UNIVERSITIES
Numerous opportunities are available for Airdrie students at a post-secondary level. Within the community, the Academy of Learning and Bow Valley College offer professional, career-oriented programs. Airdrie’s proximity to Calgary allows students to commute to additional post-secondary schools, opening up a plethora of further opportunities. The University of Calgary, SAIT, and the Alberta College of Art & Design are all within a smooth 30 minute drive of Airdrie.