The Traditional Learning Centre is an alternative program within the CBE, committed to providing an excellent academic program and character education to students. The program at Colonel Sanders is Grades 1 to 4. Students in Kindergarten attend Thorncliffe School.
The Traditional Learning Centre uses teacher-directed instruction and character education to foster reflective thinking, continuous learning and responsible citizenship. It is a celebration of cultural diversity and commonly held values. The virtues-oriented school environment prepares students to meet the moral, technological and global challenges of the 21st century.
To think, to value, to know is our motto.
To Think – reflectively, critically, creatively
To Value – ourselves, others, the environment, our education
To Know – We value knowledge; we are all lifelong learners
The crest shows the Rocky Mountains which represent Alberta.
The eagle is our mascot and it symbolizes strength, courage and farsightedness.
The book represents learning and knowledge.
The lotus flower grows in any kind of soil, in many adverse conditions and thus represents perseverance to succeed.