The Calgary Region has comprehensive educational options from pre-school to post-secondary institutions. Calgary Region primary and secondary schools are consistently ranked among the best in Alberta; in 2008, six of the top eight schools were in the Calgary Region.
More than 250,000 children attend primary school in the Calgary Region.
Separate School System (Catholic)
City of Calgary + North of Calgary
Calgary Roman Catholic Separate School District No. 1
South, West and East of Calgary
Christ the Redeemer School Division
There are five public post-secondary institutions in the Calgary Region, including two major universities: