Sciences programming supports students in building academic skills through investigation and hands-on learning to understand how science shapes our world.
Develop critical and creative-thinking skills while integrating science concepts in all areas of studies
Incorporate real-world learning experiences
Increased understanding of the scientific process
Opportunities for in-depth study of research interests
Improved ability to think logically, reason and problem-solve
Improved ability to use technology as a tool for learning
Exploring the process of asking questions, seeking information and demonstrating learning using a variety of sources and methods
Emphasis on environmental citizenship
Working collaboratively on research projects
Participation in community service activities
All Edmonton Public Schools programming is based on curriculum determined by Alberta Education. Students enrolled in Science Alternative will receive the same high-quality education offered in all of our programs.
Some yellow busing options are available. For more information about busing, contact Elmwood School or call Student Transportation at 780-429-8585.
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Edmonton Public Schools
Centre for Education
1 Kingsway NW
Edmonton, Alberta T5H 4G9 780-429-8000