Canada , Canada
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Golden Hills School Division

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    600
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Boarding accommodation,
    Homestay Accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Not religious
  • Program Length Available
    Short-Term, Multiple Year, Spring Semester, Spring Year, Fall Semester, Fall Year

School Description

SCHOOLS AND ACADEMIES
Golden Hills is home to more than 40 schools offering a wide range of academic courses including AP courses in Biology, Calculus, and Chemistry. Students have access to ESL learning resources and can also take part in the available athletic and fine arts programs offered at many schools.

FACILITIES
Golden Hills is the only public school division in Alberta with dormitory facilities. Students have access to an indoor swimming pool, as well as other sports facilities such as football fields, and fine art facilities including theatres.

SPORTS AND ARTS
Students can participate at the junior varsity or varsity level in sports such as volleyball, soccer, and football.
During their time at Golden Hills, students have the opportunity to take part in choir, band, fine arts, and more.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION
Golden Hills School Division covers a large area from Strathmore to Drumheller and Three Hills and is located just 25 minutes east of Calgary. This offers easy access to the big city while still retaining a small-town feel. It is a vibrant community with excellent sporting venues, schools, shopping and walking trails to enjoy with the family.
There are a number of things for visitors to do: check out a hockey game at the Strathmore Family Centre, go for a swim at the Aquatic Centre, play a round at one of the golf courses or check out the scenery at one of the many parks.

Diploma Year Offered?
No
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
Yes
French Immersion
No
Sports
Badminton, Basketball, Golf, Hockey Academy, Rugby, Soccer, Volleyball
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Biology, Calculus, Chemistry
Accepting Students in Grades
9, 10, 11, 12
Ages Accepted
14-18

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