Mar. 14, 2023
What is SchoolMessenger?
Most school messages are sent to parents through SchoolMessenger. It’s a mass communication tool that allows schools to easily and securely send email, phone and text messages to parents / guardians, independent students in a particular grade, class, school or area. Messages are sent to the parent contacts on file at your school.
Don’t Miss Out On School Messages!
To ensure you receive important information from your child’s school and the Calgary Board of Education.
To subscribe follow the steps below:
Sign Up Today
To receive commercial electronic messages on school topics such as:
- Student Fees
- Picture Days
- Field Trips
- Fun Lunches
- System-Wide Messages
- And more...
The CBE uses
SchoolMessenger as our Mass Communication Tool
YES to Text!
To receive any text messages sent by your school or the Calgary Board of Education you have to
How to Opt-In
On Your Cell Phone
Text the Word:
To the six-digit number:
For more information, go to our
Subscribe page, read the
Questions and Answers or visit the government’s CASL website at
If Your Information Changes or Needs Updating
Tell Your School
It's important that your information matches what is on file at your school
Email Address Change
Follow step 1 above to subscribe again
Cell Phone Number Change
Follow step 2 above to Opt-in for text messages again
There is no extra cost to receive SMS messages from the CBE, but standard message rates and data charges from your carrier apply when you receive messages from us. Check with your carrier if you have questions about your plan and costs.