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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.


  • Freezies and Cookies Fundraiser

    June 19, 2018

    Looking for a way to cool off on Thursday’s forecast of a sweltering 30 degrees?  Jordan & Kaley (Grade 5) and Sydney & Isabelle (Grade 3) have a solution! These students have decided to organize a freezie and cookie sale as a year-end  fundraiser for the Pekse family. As you may know, the Pekse family […]

  • The Week Ahead (June 18 – June 22)

    June 17, 2018

    Monday, June 18 Mackenzie Brown : Musician  (9:00 – 9:30) Mackenzie Brown is a First Nations Cree woman from the Sturgeon Lake Cree Nation. She is a performer, singer, songwriter, actress, philanthropist and advocate of fun. Mackenzie and her mother typically perform as a duo called the Warrior Women. Mackenzie will be performing solo for us. […]

  • This Week AT NHS (June 11-15)

    June 11, 2018

    Monday, June 11 Junior High Math Fair Wednesday, June 6 Formal Day: Students and Staff are invited to wear something dressy on this day. Grade 9 Farewell (2:30 p.m.) New Horizons School will be bidding our Grade 9 class farewell. Grade 9 Students and their parents are invited to remain after school for a social. […]

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