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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. This includes Christian schools in the Downtown West End, Crescent Heights, Mount Royal, Bridgeland, Riverside, Renfrew, Beltline, Eau Claire, and Mayland.

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


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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 NameReligious affiliationCost

Glenmore Christian Academy   (est. 1980)  

  • JK to 9 (Coed)
  • Day school (938 students)
  • Traditional
Calgary, Alberta

Glenmore Christian Academy (GCA) is a private school in Calgary with specialist educators in academics, arts, and athletics. Our mission is to Teach Truth, Inspire Excellence, Experience Christ and Serve through Love.  View profile


$2,995 to $7,085
View profile
  • Christian
$2,995 to $7,085
View profile

Clear Water Academy   (est. 1995)  

  • JK to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (420 students)
  • Liberal Arts, Montessori

Calgary, Alberta

A Catholic school that goes beyond academics to help our students realize and use their talents to their fullest potential, in order to become all that God has created them to be. Open to families of all faiths.  View profile


$7,900 to $16,000
View profile
  • Christian
$7,900 to $16,000
View profile



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)
Clear Water Academy
  • Calgary, Alberta
  • JK to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (420 students)
  • $7,900 to $16,000
  • $13,950 to $16,00010%1 - 12$5,000



     
     Founding dateEndowmentAdmissions rateEnrollmentEnrollment
    per grade
    Glenmore Christian Academy
  • Calgary, Alberta
  • JK to 9 (Coed)
  • Day school (938 students)
  • $2,950 to $6,980
  • 198050%93885
    Clear Water Academy
  • Calgary, Alberta
  • JK to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (420 students)
  • $7,900 to $16,000
  • 199575%42030




     
     
    Primary curriculum
    Secondary curriculum
    Curriculum pace
    Academic culture
    Average class size
    Language immersion
    Special needs support
    Tech integration
    Glenmore Christian Academy
  • Calgary, Alberta
  • JK to 9 (Coed)
  • Day school (938 students)
  • $2,950 to $6,980
  • TraditionalStandard-enrichedRigorous20 to 25Withdrawal AssistanceMedium integration
    Clear Water Academy
  • Calgary, Alberta
  • JK to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (420 students)
  • $7,900 to $16,000
  • Liberal ArtsMontessoriStandard-enrichedRigorous16 to 18Withdrawal AssistanceMedium integration





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     Autism
     Asperger's

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     Depression
     Suicidal
     Substance abuse
     Oppositional defiant disorder
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     Blindness
     Deafness
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    Glenmore Christian Academy
  • Calgary, Alberta
  • JK to 9 (Coed)
  • Day school (938 students)
  • $2,950 to $6,980
  • Clear Water Academy
  • Calgary, Alberta
  • JK to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (420 students)
  • $7,900 to $16,000




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     Admission deadlineSSAT requiredInterview requiredAcceptance rateNext open house
    Glenmore Christian Academy
  • Calgary, Alberta
  • JK to 9 (Coed)
  • Day school (938 students)
  • $2,950 to $6,980
  • Day: rollingK - 950%
    Clear Water Academy
  • Calgary, Alberta
  • JK to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (420 students)
  • $7,900 to $16,000
  • Day: rollingJK - 1275%




     
     
    Nursery/Toddler
    Preschool
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    Glenmore Christian Academy
  • Calgary, Alberta
  • JK to 9 (Coed)
  • Day school (938 students)
  • $2,950 to $6,980
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    Clear Water Academy
  • Calgary, Alberta
  • JK to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (420 students)
  • $7,900 to $16,000
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    Nursery/Toddler
    Preschool
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     MathScienceLiteratureHumanities Social SciencesForeign LanguagesFine Arts
    Glenmore Christian Academy
  • Calgary, Alberta
  • JK to 9 (Coed)
  • Day school (938 students)
  • $2,950 to $6,980
  • Traditional MathEqual BalanceTraditionalPragmatismCommunicativeCreative
    Clear Water Academy
  • Calgary, Alberta
  • JK to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (420 students)
  • $7,900 to $16,000
  • Equal BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual Balance




     
     
    Student council
    School newspaper
    Yearbook
    Radio club
    Photograph club
    Art club
    Choir
    Band
    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
  • Calgary, Alberta
  • JK to 9 (Coed)
  • Day school (938 students)
  • $2,950 to $6,980
  • Clear Water Academy
  • Calgary, Alberta
  • JK to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (420 students)
  • $7,900 to $16,000




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    Badminton
    Baseball
    Basketball
    Cricket
    Equestrian
    Football
    Golf
    Gymnastics
    Ice Hockey
    Lacrosse
    Rowing
    Rugby
    Soccer
    Softball
    Squash
    Swimming
    Tennis
    Track and Field
    Volleyball
    Wrestling
    Glenmore Christian Academy
  • Calgary, Alberta
  • JK to 9 (Coed)
  • Day school (938 students)
  • $2,950 to $6,980
  • Clear Water Academy
  • Calgary, Alberta
  • JK to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (420 students)
  • $7,900 to $16,000




  • 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.












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