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Calgary Christian schools

Find the top private Christian schools in Calgary

Private Christian schools in Calgary, Alberta are discussed and listed below. For a more complete guide to Christian schools, including a detailed discussion of curriculum and benefits, check out our Christian school guide.

Table of contents

  1. List of Christian schools in Calgary

  2. Choosing a school

  3. Tuition at Calgary Christian schools

  4. Compare Christian schools

  5. Christian private schools in Calgary
  6. Further resources


Christian schools

  • Glenmore Christian Academy

There are lots of private Christian schools in Canada. For instance, there are Christian schools in Toronto, Ontario, Edmonton, and Calgary. These schools vary in terms of their religious curriculum, extracurriculars, and approach to Christian study and Bible study. The schools below reflect this diversity. You can filter them for a wide range of features.

School NameTypeReligious affiliationCost

Glenmore Christian Academy (est. 1980)  

  • Calgary, Alberta
  • JK to 9 (Coed)
  • Day school (846 students)
Glenmore Christian Academy (GCA) is a dynamic private school in Calgary with specialist educators in the liberal arts, sciences, fine arts, languages and physical education. Find out how your child can excel at GCA. [View profile]
  • Traditional
$2,650 to $6,260

Private school expos

Private school expos can be a great way to find out about a school. The Calgary private school expo is one of our biggest. In this expo, you can speak with many private Christian schools, and other private schools—all in the same place. Find a Christian school near you.

Online discussion forum

Another great resource in your school search is the Our Kids parent discussion forum. The forum is an ideal place to discuss options and debate topics related to Christian education.

The cost of Christian schools in Calgary is, on average, lower than the cost of other private schools in Calgary. It’s also on the lower side of private school tuition in general. In Calgary, the only public Christian schools are Catholic—schools fully funded by the government.

Many schools offer needs-based financial aid, such as bursaries or tuition relief. Other schools offer scholarships, which are given based on merit—for instance, in academics or athletics. You can learn more about needs- and merit-based financial aid in our dedicated guide.

Below, you’ll find the range of costs for private Christian schools in Calgary:

Tuition (day school)Students receiving financial aidGrade eligibility for financial aidAvg. aid package size (annual)

 Founding dateEndowmentAdmissions rateEnrollmentEnrollment
per grade
Glenmore Christian Academy198050%

Primary curriculum
Secondary curriculum
Curriculum pace
Academic culture
Average class size
Language immersion
Special needs support
Tech integration
Glenmore Christian AcademyTraditionalStandard-enrichedRigorous20 to 25Withdrawal AssistanceMedium integration



Learning disorders:
 Auditory processing disorder
 Language processing disorder
 Non-verbal learning disorders
 Visual motor deficit
Development disorders:

Behavioural and emotional:
 Troubled teens
 Substance abuse
 Oppositional defiant disorder
 Cystic fibrosis
 Multiple physical

 Admission deadlineSSAT requiredInterview requiredAcceptance rateNext open house
Glenmore Christian AcademyDay: rollingK - 950%

Glenmore Christian Academy100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%


 MathScienceLiteratureHumanities Social SciencesForeign LanguagesFine Arts
Glenmore Christian AcademyTraditional MathEqual BalanceTraditionalPragmatismCommunicativeCreative

Student council
School newspaper
Radio club
Photograph club
Art club
Dance club
Yoga club
Drama club
Debate club
Chess club
Math club
Science club
Robotics club
Computer club
Environmental club
Outdoor club
Community service
Glenmore Christian Academy

Ice Hockey
Track and Field
Glenmore Christian Academy

Private Christian schools in Calgary offer kids a great foundation in Christian studies. Kids learn about the bible through close scriptural study. They also learn about traditional Christian values, and how to apply them to their lives, through their behaviour and actions. These schools also tend to offer a very strong secular education.

Calgary is a city on the west coast of Canada. It's the biggest in the province of Alberta. Calgary is a beautiful city located at the foot of the Rocky Mountains. It offers its citizens lots of opportunities for cultural advancement. It has a wonderful Centre for Performing Arts, Philharmonic Orchestra, Jubilee Auditorium, and the famous annual Calgary Stampede. Also of note: it hosted the 1988 Winter Olympics.