Schools & Post Secondary Institutes

Public Schools

Northern Gateway Regional School Division No. 10 operates all public schools in Whitecourt.  Contact Northern Gateway at 780-778-2800 or visit www.ngps.ca.

Pat Hardy Primary School

Junior kindergarten (ages 3-4) and kindergarten to Grade 2       

  • Phone: 780-778-6266
  • Fax: 780-778-6760
  • 35 Feero Drive, T7S 1M8
  • pathardy@ngps.ca

Whitecourt Central Elementary School

Elementary school for children grade 3 to grade 5.  

  • 780-778-2136
  • Fax: 780-778-5150
  • 4807 - 53 Avenue, T7S 1N2
  • central@ngps.ca

Percy Baxter School

Percy serves students in grades 6, 7 & 8.

  • 780-778-3898
  • Fax: 780-778-8416
  • 1 Mink Creek Road, T7S 1S2
  • percybaxter@ngps.ca

Hilltop Jr/Sr High School

Grades 9 through 12.                      

  • 780-778-2446
  • Fax: 780-778-8818
  • 71 Sunset Boulevard, T7S 1N1
  • hilltop@ngps.ca

Gateway Academy Whitecourt

An outreach school that provides an alternative education for students from grades 9 to 12.

  • 780-778-5865
  • Fax: 780-778-5683
  • 5104 - 51 Avenue
  • 71 Sunset Boulevard, T7S 1N1
  • maureenkendall@ngps.ca

Separate Schools

The Living Waters Catholic Separate School Division No. 42 operates separate schools in Whitecourt. Contact Living Waters at 780-778-5666 or visit www.livingwaters.ab.ca.

St. Mary School/Ecole St. Mary

A safe and caring learning environment for students of all faiths from junior kindergarten to Grade 3. Offers a variety of programs; including French Immersion, junior kindergarten, and full day every day kindergarten.                                  

Ecole St. Joseph School

Offers instruction in English and French Immersion to students in Grades 4-12.                     

Across the Waters Outreach

Private Schools

Whitecourt District Preschool Society

Early childhood education for children in Whitecourt and Woodlands County ages 3-4.

Post Secondary Schools and Training

Community Adult Learning at Norquest College - Whitecourt

The Community Adult Learning Program at Norquest College can connect you to part-time learning options that make sense for your life and learning goals.