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  • Alternative Programs

    Alternative Programs

    Chinese (Mandarin) Bilingual provides students with opportunities to acquire and maintain language skills in both Chinese (Mandarin) and English.  Here is a link providing more information.
    Pre-Advanced Placement ("Pre-AP") is developed and designed to enhance educational opportunities for Rosslyn School students (more information here). It is also an internationally recognized program that provides junior high students with academically rigorous programming.  Many students have the characteristics and profile to be Pre-AP learners, including:

    • Being at grade level when starting the program 
    • The ability to learn independently 
    • The willingness to seek out and respond well to academic challenges 
    • The ability to manage multiple tasks and responsibilities 
    • The commitment to attend school regularly and punctually 
    • The desire to do the work of a rigorous program beyond school hours
    • Working within school and classroom behavioral norms and the desire to be involved in leadership roles 
    • Most importantly, the desire to excel!  
    Please contact the school at 780.453.1576 to receive more information regarding applying and enrolling in this class.  

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  • Regular Program

    Regular Program

    Most schools offer regular programming, but no two schools are quite the same. Regular programming is based on curriculum determined by Alberta Education, but a school’s focus, optional courses and activities will vary depending on how it is organized to meet student needs.  Besides the regular core subjects (mathematics, science, language arts, social studies, and physical education), Rosslyn offers the following complementary subjects ("options"):

    • Instrumental Music ("Band")
    • Guitar Techniques
    • Computer Studies
    • French
    • Mandarin
    • CTF: Sports Performance / Healthy Living
    • Food Studies
    • Outdoor/Environmental Education
    • Construction
    • Art
    • Drama
    • CTF: Innovation and Design
    • Robotics

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  • Registration Information

    Registration Information


    If your child is new to Edmonton Public Schools, you can register for school online. Visit the Division website to learn how to register for school.


    You will need to pre-enrol on SchoolZone to tell us the school you’d like your child to attend next year. Find important dates and deadlines and learn more about pre-enrolment, which opens  on March 8, 2021 and closes at 4:00 pm on April 15, 2021.

    If you have questions about registering for school, contact the school office (780-453-1576).



    Currently, we are unable to register students in grade 8 and 9 unless they are newly moved into our registration area. 

    A resident student of Edmonton Public Schools has at least one parent or legal guardian that is non-Roman Catholic and who resides within the City of Edmonton. Non-resident students may only enrol in another Division school with space remaining in planned classes. 





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  • School Profile

    School Profile


    Rosslyn School focuses on helping all students achieve at their highest possible level. We offer regular junior high programming as well as:  Bilingual Mandarin and Pre-Advanced Placement.  We are also a Division site for Behaviour and Learning Assistance, Behaviour and Learning Assistance-Opportunity, and the Interactions Program. We provide additional support for English Language Learners.  

    We are proud to offer extra support for students and families through the All in For Youth initiative.  We have a Family Therapist and Success Coach from the Family Centre, and we have mentors and clubs through the Boys and Girls/Big Brothers Big Sisters organization. The Edmonton Immigrant Services Association also supports our families.


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Principal's Message

Welcome to Rosslyn School website! At Rosslyn, we have an amazing community of learners and welcome input from our parents and community. Please click around our website for our school philosophy, hours, student resources, parent resources and much more. If you have any questions we would love to hear from you!

To see more information on this website about registering new students using our online forms, go to the "For Parents" tab and choose "Registration" for further information and document downloads.

Bryan Out
Principal:  Rosslyn


At Rosslyn Junior High, we provide students with meaningful opportunities to explore their interests, discover their talents and grow academically. Together, we work collaboratively with families to ensure each student achieves their full potential.  We offer a talented and caring staff, an abundance of technology (SMART boards, Chromebooks, Robotics), instruction that focuses on developing students’ citizenship skills, and support for students and their families through community partnerships



Rosslyn School is full in planned classes in Grades 8 and 9 in the Regular Program. We will now only accept resident students of these grades who newly move into the school’s attendance area for the regular program. A resident student of Edmonton Public Schools must have at least one parent or legal guardian living in Edmonton who is not Roman Catholic. Non-resident students can enrol in another Division school with space in planned classes.

If you are new to Edmonton Public Schools, you must register online.