The Canadian province of Alberta has 379 school authorities, which are sometimes referred to as school boards, school districts, or school divisions. Types include public school, separate school and francophone school authorities. There are also charter schools and private schools that act as their own authorities, as well as schools under the authority of early childhood services (ECS), private operators, and Federal Indian Affairs.[1] Alberta's school authorities report to Alberta Education.

School authority types

See also


  1. ^ a b c d e f "Authority Information Report" (XLSX). Alberta Education. August 1, 2014. Retrieved August 3, 2014.