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Vimy Ridge Academy

Principal: Jillian Marino
Address: 8205 90 Avenue NW
Edmonton, Alberta T6C 1N8
Phone: 780-465-5461
Fax: 780-469-1198
Email: vimyridge@epsb.ca
Web: https://vimyridge.epsb.ca/


Ward – Trustee

G – Saadiq Sumar

Total Enrolment 2023–24View more information


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Program Enrolment 2023–24View more information

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About Vimy Ridge Academy

Vimy Ridge Academy provides a rigorous, academic, flexible and student-centred program for students in Grades 7 to 12 with a focus on Sports Alternative Programming. Student-athletes turn their passion into performance on the field, on the ice, on the stage, and into successful careers and engaging lives.

Students pursue athletic skill development in programs such as:

  • Baseball
  • Brazilian Jiu Jitsu
  • Dance
  • Elite Athlete
  • Esports
  • Golf
  • Hockey
  • Lacrosse
  • Outdoor Pursuits
  • Ringette
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Sport-Fit

We work with our formal partners to organize and deliver athletic programming. Our formal partners include:

  • the Academic and Athletic Development Institute of Edmonton
  • the Edmonton School of Ballet
  • the University of Alberta’s Green and Gold program
  • the Okanagan Hockey Academy

We offer the Advanced Placement Program for learners who maintain high academic standings on top of their rigorous athletic commitments. The Individual Support Program is for high-school-aged students with severe to profound developmental disabilities who live in south-central and southeast Edmonton.

Each alternative program is supervised by a program director who works closely with administration to ensure both the academic and the athletic programming needs of each student are met. Parents are valued contributors to our school.

We hold students to our CORE values: Commitment, Ownership, Respect and Engagement. These values ensure a safe, welcoming, caring and respectful learning environment that is inclusive and fosters a sense of belonging.


We believe:

  • In student achievement, leadership, citizenship, self-discipline, physical fitness and healthy, active lifestyles
  • That our students will be sought after by post-secondary institutions and employers and will be exemplary citizens and leaders 

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