Three male students in uniform with linked arms, from the All Boys Program

Teaching Philosophy

All Boys

Is the All Boys Program the Right Choice for My Child?

A successful student demonstrates:

  • a desire to learn in a single gender setting

  • a willingness to be actively engaged in a learning environment that focuses on the the academic, physical, emotional and social needs of boys

  • a willingness to take risks in their learning

  • a desire to understand themselves as a learner

Characteristics of the All Boys Program

  • Builds on boys’ strengths to create an optimistic culture and an encouraging learning environment where boys achieve their personal best

  • Fostering self-confidence as boys understand how to be a resilient learner and critical thinker

  • Daily Physical Education Program, instructed by a K-6 Physical Education specialist

  • Development of leadership characteristics through authentic contribution to the school community

  • The natural curiosity of the male learner is leveraged through intentional task design

  • Enriching their learning and the curriculum through the use of residencies, exploration of community resources and off campus experiences that make the connections authentic for boys

  • A school comunity that recognizes the necessity for classroom environments that support male learners (movement breaks, tall desks, alternative seating, asistive tools)

  • Alberta Programs of Study through an instructional approach that best meets the learning needs of boys

  • Infusion of technology to support the demonstration of learning


How to Register for the 2023-24 School Year​

Alternative and Language Programs have their own registration process. Visit the Alternative Program Registration page for information on how to register. ​

Find a School

Every child in Calgary has a designated school based on their home address and the program they choose.

Find your designated school with our find a school tool along with the school's contact information and website address. Be sure to use the drop down arrow for 'Program Options' to select 'All Boys'.


 Contact Us

All Boys Program at Sir James Lougheed School

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