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New Horizons School

Welcome to New Horizons School

New Horizons School is a K-9 public charter school that enables academically gifted students to achieve excellence in an environment that supports the students’ unique intellectual, social and emotional needs. Established in 1995, New Horizons is Alberta’s oldest charter school.

As a publicly funded charter school in Alberta, we have no tuition fees and follow the Alberta programs of study. Our school is unique in that it offers a congregated learning environment for gifted learners for the entire school day. It is a place where gifted learners can be challenged and learn with like minded peers.

New Horizons School is located  in Sherwood Park, Alberta and serves the needs of gifted learners from Strathcona County and other communities in the Capital Region including Edmonton.


  • Talent Show 2017

    April 27, 2017

    On Wednesday,  April 26, over 40 K-9 students from NHS  participated in our annual Talent Show. Student acts included singing, dancing, demonstrations such as taekwondo and gymnastics, playing guitar and piano, and even a magic act! We were excited to begin the show with our elementary choir which came together in mid-January and practiced weekly after school […]

  • Independent Studies at NHS

    April 24, 2017

    In March our Grade 3-6 students had their Independent Studies Fair in the gym. A brief video has been created to capture the event. To read more and to view the video, click here.

  • The Week Ahead April 24-28

    Monday,  April 24 Phase II of Renovation ending – Moving day for the following classrooms: Ms. Stephens (Kindergarten) – move to temporary class adjacent to Learning Commons Ms. Wygiera (Grade 4) – move back to original classroom Mrs. Watson (Grade 5) – move back to original classroom Mrs. Dinel (Grade 6) – move to new […]

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