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Glamorgan School

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e | Glamorgan@cbe.ab.ca
t | 403-777-8310
f | 403-777-8313

Grades and Programs: K-8 TLC

School Hours: AM: 9:05 ~ 12:15 PM:1:00 ~ 3:25

School Location

50 Grafton Drive SW
Calgary AB
T3E 4W3

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Glamorgan is situated in a beautiful, well-established, active south west community. The school was built in 1958 and is the Traditional Learning Centre for Area IV.

We serve 635 students, ranging from Kindergarten to Grade 8 in the Traditional Learning Centre program of choice.

We value the diverse needs of all learners and provide flexible groupings to meet their needs. We are involved with the International Bureau in welcoming students from around the world to share our learning experiences.Our students currently move on from Glamorgan School to Grade 9 at Henry Wisewood High School to continue their studies in the TLC program.



About the School

Glamorgan School is centrally located for downtown, Mount Royal College and the University of Calgary. The main arteries of Sarcee Trail, Glenmore Trail, and Crowchild Trail provide easy access.

Our school was built in 1958 and is fully handicap accessible. It contains 28 classrooms of both open and closed designs, a two station gymnasium, a large centrally located learning commons, science room, music room and creative playground.

Glamorgan offers a fully-wired Mac and PC platform network as well as a wireless network. Our computer lab (housed in the Learning Commons) holds 47 Mac computers and 5 PC computers. The school also has 48 Mac and PC laptops on mobile carts with wireless capacity for student use. Each classroom has a SMART Board and the staff is versed in Smart technology to support learning.

The Glamorgan Community Association is located across the field from the school and offers a before school, lunch and after school program.



About School Name

The school is named after the community in which it is located.

School Mission

To provide quality learning opportunities for our students, allowing for engagement in critical, creative thinking in both their personal and academic lives.

School Vision

To foster interdependent and responsible citizens involved in lifelong learning.



School Motto

"To Think, To Value, To Know"

Unique Points

  • Traditional Learning Centre program of choice
  • Before and After School care program offered (Maple Roots)
  • Specialist teachers for music/band and phys. ed.
  • Grades 1 to 8 students have the opportunity to experience French.

    Our Celebrations

  • High academic achievement
  • CAPES alumni school
  • Multiple literacies
  • Student leadership programs
  • International Student Program
  • English as a Second Language support provided by certified staff
  • School wide buddy program
  • Strong technology focus
  • Character Celebration assemblies
  • Fine Arts performances
  • Strong sense of community
  • Resource team
  • Flexible student groupings
  • Volunteer program includes parents, grandparents, and Mount Royal Students
  • Electronic Portfolios


Student Enrolment (September 2013 )
Total Enrolment: 635


KindergartenGrade 1Grade 2Grade 3Grade 4Grade 5Grade 6Grade 7Grade 8
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Principal:
Dianne Schneidmiller
School Board Trustee: Trina Hurdman
CBE Ward: Ward 6
Chief Superintendent: David Stevenson
Area: Area IV
Director (Area): Calvin Davies
Notes for Substitute: Kindergarten times: AM: 9:05 - 11:45; PM: 12:45 - 3:25 Please park in assigned spot.

 

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