CBE Celebrates the Opening of North Trail High School

Apr. 25, 2024

For immediate release

CALGARY, A.B. – The Calgary Board of Education's newest high school, North Trail High School, will celebrate its official opening on Friday, April 26. The School opened its doors to students and staff in September 2023 in the Coventry Hills community. 

Official school opening celebrations mark an exciting milestone for new schools and their communities. The event will feature speeches and student performances showcasing their work and school spirit. The traditional ringing of the school bell will also be included. 

North Trail High School is in Coventry Hills and serves the communities of Coventry Hills, Country Hills, Country Hills Village, Harvest Hills, Panorama Hills and Hidden Valley. Construction on North Trail High School began in 2019, and the high school opened in September 2023. 

News media are invited to attend the celebration and school tour. Dignitaries and the school principal will be available for interviews, and all attendees will be available for photos. 

Event Deta​ils

North Trail High School Official Opening Event

Date:   Friday, April 26, 2024
Time:   11 a.m. to 1 p.m.​Place:  North Trail High School | 12500 Harvest Hills Blvd. N.E. Calgary, AB
Who:    Honourable Peter Guthrie, Infrastructure Minister
Laura Hack, Chair of the CBE Board of Trustees and Trustee for North Trail High School
Gurinder Brar, MLA Calgary North East
Joanne Pitman, Chief Superintendent of Schools, CBE
Michael Bester, Principal, North Trail High School​ 

The formal event will begin at 11 a.m. and will be followed by a student-led school tour from 12:30 to 1 p.m.​​​


Note: Principals have a responsibility to limit media coverage only to students approved for interviews. Reporters attending an event are requested to receive permission from a CBE contact before interviewing or photographing students. Thank you for your cooperation in this matter and for joining us in celebrating public education.

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