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Regular Programs

At Riverbend, we offer the full complement of cores approved and required by Alberta Education.  Students study English Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, a Second Language (we offer 3), Physical Education, and Health.

Riverbend students are given the additional opportunity to explore complementary courses of interest.  Students select complementary courses after registering, and desired choices are timetabled, pending section availability  We work hard to accommodate student selections and needs as accurately as possible.  For specific course information and its details, please see Course Descriptions, below.  All offered courses remain subject to AHS and EPSB COVID protocols;  to enrollment capacity; and to Riverbend School and EPSB Superintendent Approval:

Grade Seven

Grade seven students may select one option between either Art, Drama, or Instrumental Music (Band). They also have a trimester option that includes selections from either Food Studies, Construction, Computer Studies and Environmental Outdoor Education (EOE).

Grade Eight

Grade eight students may select up to two options, complementing their timetable. Option choices at grade eight are scheduled to include:

Art, Drama, Food Studies, Construction, Environmental Outdoor Education (EOE), Instrumental Music (Band), Beginner Guitar, Business Ventures, Sports Performance (course occupies 2 option spots), Health Fitness, World History, Visual Communications, and Inquiry 8.

Grade Nine

Grade nine students may select up to two options, complementing their timetable.  Option choices at grade nine are scheduled to include:

Art, Drama, Food Studies, Construction, Environmental Outdoor Education (EOE), Leadership, Instrumental Music (Band), Guitar, Visual Communications, Sports Performance (course occupies 2 option spots), World History, Health & Fitness, and Inquiry 9.

 

Proposed Next-Year Course Descriptions:

Gr. 7 Elective Course Descriptions 2021-22

Gr. 8/9 Elective Course Descriptions 2021-22