Which Program Is For My Child?

Click here to view a helpful tool for you to choose the best home education program for your child.

Print-based(Grades 1-8) and  Online Education – Grades 4-9

  1. Courses offer students access to daily instruction and Alberta certified teachers.
  2. Parents collaborate with the teacher to create a personalized home education program incorporating resources that best meet the unique learning needs of the student to achieve their individual potential.
  3. Teachers use an outcomes-based approach adhering to the Alberta Programs of Study to meet learning outcomes.
  4. Teachers are available to students and parents online, via Canvas(Learning Management System), or by phone during school hours.
  5. Online lessons are available anytime, anywhere using a computer, tablet or mobile device.
  6. Provides students with access to teacher created lessons and assessments.
  7. Includes lessons, textbooks and/or novels where required.
  8. Online orientation provided to all NEW students and parents.
  9. 24/7 online access to student marks.  Report cards provided.
  • Click here for our application process and forms

  • Call us for additional information 1-800-659-4119 or 403-938-4119

Two delivery options to choose from in our School@HOME program

Print-based Course Delivery (Grades 1-8)

  • This allows teachers and parents greater flexibility in choosing resources to meet outcomes of the Alberta Programs of Study.
  • Parents are actively involved in working with the course teacher to set the schedule for learning.
  • Regular assessments are conducted throughout the year to meet required outcomes.

Online Course Delivery (Grades 4-9)

  • The CFL@HOME selects the resources and sets the schedule for learning.
  • CFL@HOME provides the textbooks and required resources
  • Regular assessments are conducted by the teacher throughout the year to meet required outcomes.
  • Click here for our application process and forms.

Shared Responsiblity Program (Grades 1-9)

  • Teachers and parents collaborate in programming
  • A combination of school (Alberta Programs of Study) and Home Education courses
  • School courses can consist of Online and/or Print-based courses
  • A student’s program consists of 20-80% School@HOME(Online and/or Print-based) courses, with the remainder of the courses to be Home Education (parent directed) courses
  • Click here for our application process and forms.

St. Paul’s Academy (SPA) Online Education – Grades 10-12

  • Program delivered by SPA teachers using the Internet and Canvas (our Learning Management System)
  • Online Courses
  • Anytime, anywhere learning; no set hours, no bells, no buses, no set schedules
  • Flexible school hours
  • Alberta Curriculum, Alberta Diploma
  • Click here for our application process and forms.

Home Education – Grades 1-12

  • $850 reimbursement
  • Parents plan, teach and evaluate the program; program planning assistance available upon request
  • Program may or may not follow the Alberta Programs of Study
  • Your values, your lifestyle, your schedule, and our support
  • Click here for our application process and forms.

Reading Readiness@HOME – An early literacy program for young children

  • Students must be age 5 by December 31, 2020
  • Click here for our application process and forms.

St. Paul’s Academy Online Summer School – Grades 10-12

  • Study from home and complete courses in one month or less (July)
  • A great way to try out online courses!
  • Students can take courses for the first time, or to upgrade their mark
  • Students in Grade 9 during 2020/21 can take Summer School courses in July 2021
  • Registration will open in the Spring of 2021.