Education

K -12 public education in the Town of Black Diamond falls under the administrative umbrella of the Foothills School division or the Christ the Redeemer Catholic School Division. Families can also choose from 2 private schools in the area. For parents preferring to home school their children, there are several organizations in place to assist you.

Other educational services, ranging from preschool to adult education are also available to residents of Black Diamond. In addition, excellent post-secondary institutions are available in Calgary.

All of the educational services in our community offer excellence and choice, with diverse and innovative programs.

Pre - 12 Schools 
Treasures from Heaven Preschool
403-933-4066
C. Ian McLaren School K-6
403-938-7295
Oilfields High School 7-12
403-938-4973


School Divisions
Foothills School Division
403-938-6436  or  403-652-3001
Christ the Redeemer Catholic Schools
403-938-2659   or  1-800-737-9383 

 
Private Schools
Edison School K-12 
403-938-7670
Strathcona Tweedsmuir K-12 
403-938-4431 


Home Schooling
Centre for Learning @ HOME
403-938-8046


Adult Learning
Bow Valley College
403-441-2399 (Okotoks/High River campus)
Foothills Continuing Education Council
403-850-2187  or 403-938-6116, Ext. 14246
Okotoks Community Resources
403-938-8955
Mount Royal University
403-240-6111
Southern Alberta Institute of Technology
403-284-8110
University of Calgary
403-220-5110