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Grade: 
K-9, Modified Calendar
Address: 
500 Martindale Blvd. N.E., Calgary, Alberta T3J 4W8
Phone: 
403-777-7195


About the School

Crossing Park School is a large and growing community of learners located in the northeast community of Martindale. The school serves the educational needs of students from Kindergarten through to Grade 9. Transportation is provided for designated students who are beyond the 1.2 km walk distance.

The school was opened in 2000 as a mini-school for Kindergarten and Grade 1. Expansion in 2003 enabled the addition of Grade 2 through 6. A Junior High addition was completed in the fall of 2005. This addition serves Grade 7 to 9 students.

In the school, there are 32 Classrooms, 2 Library/Media Centres, 2 Gymnasiums, an Auxillary Gymnasium, 2 Music Rooms, an Art room, a Drama room, an Amatrol Lab, a Food and Fashion Lab, two Science labs and two student Gathering Spaces.

Crossing Park School has a dual platform technology environment, utilizing both PC and MacIntosh computers within the classrooms and Media Centres. The school also is equipped for wireless connectivity. Students have access to both desktop and laptop devices and storage capacity on the school server.

Presently, 1116 students attend Crossing Park School with approximately 112 students registered in each grade level from Kindergarten to Grade 9.

Diversity is acknowledged and celebrated to promote a culture of understanding and respect. There are over 700 ESL funded students representing 22 different languages. These students are supported by their classroom teacher, 2 ESL Specialists and ESL asssitants. There are also 105 Special Education students who have program modification as outlined in an Individual Program Plan (IPP) and are supported by their classroom teacher, Educational assistants and School assistants.


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