Welcome to Urban Academy

Urban Academy represents the evolving nature of education. We put students in the centre of our plans, setting them up for maximum success and optimal academic performance. Our students go on to become leaders, innovators, dreamers and doers. Experience an education with greater discovery, higher achievement and deeper passion.


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JK

JK

Children learn to harness their imaginations, explore their surroundings and form critical opinions.

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Primary

K - GRADE 1

Students gain a foundation to become the leaders, thinkers and innovators of tomorrow.

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Intermediate

GRADES 2 - 5

With a focus on culture and community, students enhance their understanding of the world.

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Middle

GRADES 6 - 9

Students draw meaningful connections between the context of their education and the impact they have as citizens.

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Senior

GRADES 10 - 12

Technology, science, creative and math-based assignments refine students’ problem solving skills.

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The Urban Academy Learning Experience

Students discover themselves and the world with a focus on connections and creativity that leads to the highest possible academic performance.

creativity

Creativity transcends traditional art classes and students discover creative solutions to real world challenges.

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innovation

Students become prepared for a dynamic, evolving world.

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integrated approach

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experiential education

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Life at Urban Academy

This is a place where diversity thrives and students learn to grow. We take pride in the range of our educational offering and we care about delivering the best possible learning experiences.

school spirit

This is the pride that defines us and brings us together in so many fantastic ways.

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activities for all

Learning here extends well beyond regular class time, allowing students to cultivate their skills and providing another outlet for teamwork, discovery and collaboration.

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Latest News

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Head of School’s Weekly Message

June 14, 2019 Dear Urban Academy Families, We had an excellent week. The Grade 6 and 7 students have been at Strathcona Park Lodge camp since Tuesday and have enjoyed themselves. Strathcona is an excellent camp, especially for middle school students, in a beautiful part of our province. They will arrive home this afternoon tired […]

Head of School’s Weekly Message

June 7, 2019 Dear Urban Academy Families, Congratulations to Kalima Ngobi who placed 8th in the Provincial Track finals at Kelowna last weekend! She did an amazing job in a number of events and was a very determined competitor. We are proud of her work and she represented us well. The next year end event […]

Head of School’s Weekly Message

May 31, 2019 Dear Urban Academy Families, We are pleased to share good news with our school community regarding our Senior Drama Club performance at the VISTA competition last week. VISTA is a competition for one-act plays that is open to all ISABC schools and is hosted at St. George’s School. We have entered and […]

Coming up

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June 19, 201912:00 pm

Field Trip to see “Matilda the Musical” at the Stanley Theatre (Grades 4-11)

Sometimes you have to be a little bit naughty to find your happy ending! From the wonderfully subversive imagination of Roald Dahl, this fun family musical will bring out the ...

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June 21, 2019

JK class – end of the year celebration

Students will walk to Hume Park and be entertained with a magic show and balloons by Korki the Clown.

They will leave the school at 9:15 am and return at 2:45 pm.

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Students will walk to Hume Park and be entertained with a magic show and balloons by Korki the Clown.

They will leave the school at 9:15 am and return at 2:45 pm.
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June 21, 2019

Sports Day

Details to come.

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Details to come.
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June 25, 2019

Day trip to Watermania (grades 3-5)

On Tuesday, June 25, the Grade 3-5 classes will be going to Watermania for the day!

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The right education takes your child from remembering and reciting to knowing and understanding.

Stop imagining. Start achieving.

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About Ua

This is a place where diversity thrives and students learn to grow.

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experience ua

We link learning to real life, supporting students as they develop into the creative innovators of tomorrow.

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learning at ua

The Urban Academy learning experience is an engaging, integrated, finely tuned set of programs, curriculum and curated encounters.

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Admissions

Our team works hard to make the application process easy, guiding you and determining if Urban Academy is the right fit.

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support ua

As we grow, donations are crucial to uphold everything we stand for.

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When you’re ready to find out more, we'll be excited to answer every one of your questions.

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