• Early literacy
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  • Self guided, responsible and motivated
  • Performing and Visual Arts
  • Technology, Robotics & Programming

General Information

Progressive Academy is an independent private school providing excellent results in educating children from Kindergarten to Grade 12 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada since 1984. We also deliver an exceptional preschool educational program for children 3 and 4 years of age.

Progressive Academy is centrally located in Glenora, providing easy access to Edmonton and area residents. Our premises are five blocks from Edmonton’s beautiful river valley, the Edmonton Space and Science Centre and downtown Edmonton. Our students are able to take an active part in Edmonton’s many exceptional community resources.

Our school facilities include classrooms, a technology centre, auditorium, library, music and art classrooms, two performance stages and a full-size gymnasium.


Truly the foundation of the ability to learn, literacy is a primary focus of the Progressive Academy program.


They’re growing up in a new age; one that demands more technical expertise and creativity.


Confidence, self-worth, motivation and a drive to succeed. These are the qualities we instil in students.

Performing and Visual Arts

A balanced education includes much more than a few core subjects, and at Progressive we have lots of visual and performing arts opportunities for students.

2024 Progressive Academy Summer Camps

JK-Grade 6 Weekly Camps Progressive Academy summer camps combine academic and practical experience to create unique learning opportunities for students. Designed to strengthen the student’s natural curiosity and desire to learn, each week is based on a specific focus and includes field trips and presentations to enrich learning. Our relaxed and interesting programs, combined with wonderful teachers, challenge our summer students to have fun, gain confidence and really enjoy learning. Click here for more information and to register for weekly educational camps Grade 1-12 Music Camps Progressive Academy will be hosting two different weeks of Summer Music Camp during the 2024 summer. One for students

2024-25 School Bus Service

Progressive Academy now runs several buses to the south side of Edmonton, and one to the north side. Depending on the area and the number and ages of children, we may be able to provide to-the-door pickup, but please note that most areas require central street stops. Fees are $90 per month per student. Unfortunately, as this is a highly subsidized program, we can not extend multi-student discounts for the bus. If you are interested, please fill out the Bus Request Form below, which will help us finalize our bus routes.  If you are outside our current service areas, we still encourage you to complete

Spring Break Camp 2024

Join us for a week of fun, learning, and growth, where tailored activities blend education and excitement. From engaging workshops to outdoor adventures where our kids can explore, our dedicated team ensures a safe and stimulating environment. Our registration is open now! Register Here

February PD Day Childcare

Progressive Academy is offering childcare on our February PD days (Thursday, February 15 and Friday, February 16, 2024) from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. for children in Junior Kindergarten through Grade 6. The cost per child is $100 for the two days (no individual day pricing or family discounts are available).  Please note that there is no school bus service on these days. To register for these two days, please complete the form below. Registration closes on Friday, February 9th, 2024. 2024 February PD Childcare Form