Category Archives: News


Welcome Back!


We hope everyone had an exciting summer and that our students are eager to return to school for the 2015-2016 school year. Third Academy has a lot of amazing activities planned to make this an exceptional year for our new and returning students. If you have not so already, please read the Welcome Back letter […]

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Town Hall Meeting Summary


Many thanks to all who attended our Town Hall Meeting on April 22, 2015. Last night Sunil Mattu, our Executive Director, explained to parents and students why Third Academy has decided to consolidate our two campuses at one location for the 2015 – 2016 school year. It was a highly informative and interactive discussion and […]

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Third Academy Town Hall Meeting


Join us on Wednesday April 22 for an important Third Academy Town Hall Meeting. Third Academy’s Leadership Team and Teachers will be available to answer your questions about the consolidation of our North and South Campuses for September 2015. Where: Third Academy North Campus Unit 3, 510 – 77th Ave. SE When: 7 pm https://www.google.ca/maps/@50.9852069,-114.0501335,17z

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Autism Awareness Day


Who: North and South Campus Students, Parents, and Friends Where: South Campus: SE Corner of 53 St & 22x SW Calgary AB T2J 2T9 When: 9am –  Friday, April 24, 2015 Why: To celebrate the unique talents and skills of persons with autism in our community and around the world. What: Assembly, Puzzle Activity, Group Photo, Group […]

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South Campus off to Camp Horizon


Most of the South Campus (E2 to High School) will be spending Monday through Wednesday in K-Country at Easter Seal’s Camp Horizon. Check out Camp Horizon at www.easterseals.ab.ca/camp. Our campers will return from camp in time for normal Wednesday bus departure.

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Nomi Whalen to be Honoured at Gala 2015


Sunil Mattu, Third Academy’s Executive Director, announced today that Nomi Whalen will be recognized as our “Hidden Hero” at Third Academy’s 2015 Annual Gala. Nomi has been a longtime friend of Third Academy and joined us a Patron after the passing of her late husband, former Third Academy, Mr. Ed Whalen. You can learn more […]

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Third Academy Gala 2015


We are in the process of planning an exciting evening for our 2015 Annual Gala to be held on Thursday, May 28th. This year will be returning to our former venue, the Deerfoot Inn and Casino. More information on the event will follow shortly.

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Special Thanks


We would like to extend a special “thank you” to a group of our hard working parents that tackled the difficult job of preparing and organizing our school kitchen labs for the upcoming year. A special thank you to: Kim Cunningham (South PAC President) for organizing the group of parents who consisted of – Donna […]

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Remembrance Day


We are looking forward to our Remembrance Day Ceremony with special guest Comrade Doug McNeil on November 6th. All of our students will be completing Remembrance Day projects that will include posters, essays, and poems. These projects will be submitted to the Legion in Turner Valley to be judged by our Service Veterans. Good luck […]

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Duke of Edinburgh


Our Duke of Edinburgh Service Team organized a highway clean up for the junior and senior high students. They also organized a visit from the Fire Deptartment and a field trip to SAIT’s open house.

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