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Building & Modernizing Schools

West Ridge School

8903 Wentworth Avenue SW, Calgary AB T3H 5N9

Community | West Springs/Cougar Ridge
Capacity | 900 Students
 
Anticipated Opening Date | Jan. 2017*
Grades | 5-8 (year 1); 5-9 (year 2)  

*West Springs/Cougar Ridge Middle School was originally approved as a starter school and was scheduled to be completed in September 2016. However, it has now been approved to be a fully built school and as a result is scheduled to be completed in January 2017.
 
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​West Ridge School Opening

This school is now open.

Construction Status

The construction status is updated using the Construction Projects Status Report that is presented monthly to the Board of Trustees.
January 2017
 
Design and Specifications 100%
City Permits 100%
Construction Award 100%
Foundations 100%
Steel Fabrication and Erection 100%
Roofing and Membranes 100%
Building Envelope 100%
Interior Finishes 100%
 
 
December 2016
 
Design and Specifications 100%
City Permits 100%
Construction Award 100%
Foundations 100%
Steel Fabrication and Erection 100%
Roofing and Membranes 100%
Building Envelope 100%
Interior Finishes 100%
Note:  The construction is complete, and occupancy has been granted.  
 
November 2016
 
Mechanical and electrical rough-ins and duct work are complete. Fireproofing installation complete. Roofing complete. Internal partitions and drywall complete. Painting and ceiling tile installation complete. While the work has been progressing well, this project has experienced significant weather related impacts. Construction is on schedule.
 
Design and Specifications 100%
City Permits 100%
Construction Award 100%
Foundations 100%
Steel Fabrication and Erection 100%
Roofing and Membranes 100%
Building Envelope 95%
Interior Finishes 85%
Note:  N/A  

Project Background

 

September 2015 

  • Following tender reviews and approvals by Alberta Infrastructure and the Board, a Letter of Award was issued to Chandos Construction Ltd. Mobilization and construction has commenced. A partial Building permit has been issued.
  • Detailed design and tender documents were prepared for a tender issue by May 2015.
  • Riddell Kurczaba Architects was appointed to commence planning and design.
  • Steering Committee meetings have commenced and schematic design options have been developed for phasing the construction build-out.

Design and Construction

  • Riddell Kurczaba Architects
  • Chandos Construction Ltd.

 
 

 Contact Us

 
 

 Meet Your Principal | Ryan O'Shaughnessy

 
 

 Maps

 

Attendance Area



Walk Zone

Click the map below to view the walk zone for your school. To find out how walk zones are determined and answers to frequently asked questions visit our school walk zone page.

 

 

 Principal Updates

 
​Nov. 30, 2016 West Ridge School Opening Letter
​May 31, 2016 Principal Update
​May 2, 2016

Principal Update

School Bell Times Letter

​Apr. 18, 2016
Principal Update
​Mar. 17, 2016 Principal Update
​Mar. 1, 2016 Principal Update
​Jan. 26, 2016 ​Letter from new principal
 

 

 

 Announcements

 
 

 Supporting Documents

 
​Jan. 2016 Community Engagement Plan
​Dec. 15, 2015 Parent Feedback
​May 4, 2014 Site Plan
​May 4, 2014 Elevations​
​Oct. 20, 2014 Site Map
 

 

 

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