A brief guide to schooling options in Signal Hill, Calgary, Alberta

One of the most important, if not the most important factors affecting a family’s decision to move is the education they’ll be able to provide for their children. I can’t tell you how many families I’ve helped move, who have asked me about the schools that they can send their young ones to. I know that this type of information matters to families and in this article, I’m going to give a brief overview of the schools in and around Signal Hill. 



Heartland Agency


For families that would like to give their children a solid start, the Heartland Agency is a pre-school dedicated to giving children just that. From pre-school to summer camp programs, the Heartland Agency is great for the youth of Signal Hill.


Click here to access the Heartland Agency website.


Glenbrook Community School


Another one of the pre-schools frequented by children in Signal Hill is the Glenbrook Community School. Featuring programs for three-year-olds and four-year-olds, the Glenbrook Community School offers a play-based learning environment where kids can pick up valuable social skills while having a great time.


Click here to access the Glenbrook Community School website and learn more about enrollment.

Calgary Montessori School


Dedicated to helping your child grow, the Calgary Montessori School aims to give Calgary’s youngest a great start. There are several branches of the Calgary Montessori School throughout the city, including one conveniently located in the southern portion of Signal Hill.


Click here to access the Calgary Montessori School website.


Elementary schools

Battalion Park School (K-6)


Located at the heart of Signal Hill, Battalion Park School teaches from kindergarten all the way to grade 6. It’s a public school that many families living immediately in Signal Hill opt to send their children to.


Click here to access the Battalion Park School website.


Olympic Heights School (K-6)


Olympic Heights School is a public school located just north of Signal Hill in Strathcona Park. Olympic Heights School caters to kids between kindergarten and grade 6 who’s goal and intention is to “make each child’s learning experiences personalized, enriching and deeply satisfying.”


Click here to access the Olympic Heights School website.           


John Costello Catholic School (K-6)


John Costello Catholic School is a Catholic school located due north of the Signal Hill Neighborhood. The school caters to children between kindergarten and grade 6. The school frequently organizes special events throughout the year that are attended not only by students but their families as well.


Click here to access the John Costello Catholic School website.


St. Gregory School (6-9)


Many of the students who complete their tenure at John Costello Catholic School tend to head over to St. Gregory School where they cater to kids from grade 6 to 9. The school is located just east of Signal Hill in the neighboring Glendale community. St. Gregory is home of the St. Gregory Gators and regularly provides fun and engaging extracurricular activities for all of their students.


Click here to access the St. Gregory School website.

High schools

Rundle College (K-12)


Rundle College is one of Calgary’s premier private schools and strives to create an exceptional learning environment for all of their students. The school’s dedication to high academic achievement, small class sizes, and character development has earned it recognition as one of Alberta’s top private schools.


Click here to access the Rundle College website and get some more information about admissions.


Calgary Christian School (K-12)


The Calgary Christian School has been dedicated to providing a faith-based education for families in the SW Calgary area. Located in neighboring Glendale, the Calgary Christian School has two campuses; one for the elementary students, and the other for high-schoolers.


Click here to access the Calgary Christian School Website.


Ernest Manning High School (10-12)


Located in the northwest corner of Calgary’s west end, Ernest Manning High School caters to students between grade 10 and 12. In addition to the regular curriculum, Ernest Manning High School offers advanced placement and off-campus work experience.


Click here to access the Ernest Manning High School website.

Post-secondary schools 

Ambrose University


Ambrose University is a faith-based post-secondary school that is dedicated to providing a transformative Christian higher education. Located in the northeast corner of Springbank Hill, the school offers programs in arts and science, ministry, and even a seminary school.


To learn more about Ambrose University, click here to access their website.


If you happen to have any further questions about all of the schools in Signal Hill, Calgary, Alberta, you can get in touch with me directly and I’ll be happy to let you know why this community and its schools are well suited for your family:




Direct:  (403) 690-2020


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