In addition to the fundamental Montessori and Progressive Program curriculum, students also receive instruction and learning within a multitude of different areas of study. Specialist instruction and tailored programs have been incorporated to foster breadth and depth of learning and opportunity for holistic education and development of global citizenship and social responsibility.

Programs are delivered by Alberta Certified BEd. Teachers, all of which have special training and additional designations within their area of interest.

Curriculum includes the following:

  • French
  • Music
  • Art
  • Physical Education
  • Library
  • Intramurals
  • Field Trips
  • Drama
  • Choir
  • Speech Arts
  • Friday Specials

Global Citizenship

RVS offers students many educational opportunities that reinforce our core values, and promotes Maria Montessori’s philosophies of respect, responsibility, cultural awareness and peaceful practice. A significant part of this involves understanding and supporting various programs impacting those around us – our city, our country, and our world. To foster global citizenship, international understanding and leadership, RVS students are part of these initiatives, to name a few:

In our World:

In our Country:
In our City:

River Valley School

3127 Bowwood Drive NW
Calgary Alberta
T3B 2E7

Telephone: 403.246.2275
Fax: 403.686.7631