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Grade: 
K-6
Address: 
2415 Kelwood Drive S.W., Calgary, Alberta T3E 3Z8
Phone: 
403-777-8330


School Location

Glendale School is located in the southwest community of Glendale, serving the community of Glendale and Glendale Meadows. Students from Glendale move on to Vincent Massey School, A.E. Cross School, and/or Bishop Pinkham (late French Immersion) for Grades 7 to 9. Ernest Manning is the designated high school for our students.

About the School

The school was built in 1956 and is situated on 4.67 acres of land. The school has 13 classrooms, a gymnasium, library learning commons (currently under renovation), a well equipped music room, creative playground, garden/outdoor classroom. The entire campus is wheelchair accessible. The school has new high e-value windows, doors and beautiful tile-colored cladding, a new roof, roof top air quality enhancement. Interior renovations include improved emergency exits, painting, floor covering and joint classrooms have enhanced the aesthic and the ability to engage in a variety of learning and teaching activities. In June of 2008 facility enhancement of the library and learning commons began and is scheduled for completion February of 2009.

Glendale Elementary School is fully wired with a dual platform and wireless networks. Internet access is available throughout the campus. Our Learning Commons currently holds 15 new PC Computers and we continuously add to our varied print/book collection. Students have access to a minimum of four dedicated computers in each classroom where electronic research, communication and datamagement is embedded into student learning. Laptop notebooks are available to students when required.

The school is located across the street from the Glendale/Glendale Meadows Community Association which has park area and outdoor skating facilities accessible by the school.

Glendale is conveniently located to major transit arteries, LRT, bus services and is situated in a quiet inner city community with a stable and well-established population.


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