Alberta Education's Kindergarten to Grade 12 curriculum is outlined in Programs of Study that identify what students are expected to learn and be able to do in all subject and grades (www.education.gov.ab.ca). Students in Greater St. Albert Catholic Schools (GSACRD) strive to maximize achievement of the general Learner Outcomes within this curriculum.
GSACRD offers educational programming in English and French Immersion settings. A full dual-track French Immersion program is offered at district schools in Morinville from K-9, while single track French immersion program is available from K-12 at schools in St. Albert.
Religious education is included in part of the mandate of Catholic schools.
Alternative delivery of curriculum is also available. This includes distance learning, St. Gabriel Storefront School program, home education, and Learning Centres in each district high school.
For more details regarding the Alberta Education Program of Studies and other official curriculum documents, visit the Alberta Education web site at http://www.education.gov.ab.ca.
Curriculum Handbooks for Parents
General and Catholic 2015 2016 Curriculum Handbooks for Parents, Curriculum Summaries for Kindergarten to Grade 9 and senior high school and the Curriculum Express for Parents, Kindergarten to Grade 3 are now available in both digital and print format. The handbooks, summaries and Curriculum Express will continue to support successful communication with parents.