Alberta Education System

The Structure of the Alberta School System

The Alberta Kindergarten to Grade 12 (K-12) school system includes programs for students ranging from pre-school age to Senior high school age. Learn more.

About Alberta Curriculum

Alberta has one of the best education systems in the world. One of the many reasons is that it has a centralized, high quality curriculum that outlines what students are expected to learn and be able to do, in all subjects and grades. Learn more.

Excellence in Teaching

In Alberta, the minimum qualification to receive a teaching certificate is four years of post-secondary education leading to a bachelor of education (B.Ed.) degree. Learn more.

Program Choices

The Alberta government supports choice in education to ensure student and community needs are met. Learn more.