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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.


  • This Week at NHS (May 21 -24)

    May 20, 2019

      Tuesday, May 21 (Day 3)  School Council Meeting @ 7:00 p.m. Agenda Wednesday, May 22 (Day 4)  Board Meeting @ 7:00 p.m. Thursday, May 23 (Day 5)  Lunch Recess Games For Students in Grades 2-3. Look for Dexter in the orange vest. He will lead the game today!

  • Something to Celebrate!

    Music Success at the Sherwood Park Music Festival 2019 For the first time in New Horizons School’s 24-year history, we entered the Sherwood Park Music Festival at the end of April and experienced a successful event. Below are the results. The Treblemakers won Gold for their performance of ‘Peaceful River’ and Silver for their performance […]

  • Teaching Opportunity at NHS

    May 13, 2019

    New Horizons School is seeking applications for a full-time junior high teaching position. For more information, visit our Employment Opportunities Page.

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