Into the Wild

Into the Wild programThe Into the Wild program is an outdoor, nature-based program for Grades 1 to 6. Tracking, learning to cook, crafting and developing outdoor skills will all be elements in fostering and building the child's relationship to the outdoors. Into the Wild is a program led by qualified staff who specialize in outdoor and environmental education.

Note: program participants will be outdoors for the large majority of the program hours. Please ensure your child has appropriate outdoor clothing for any weather conditions.

Location:

Program participants will meet in the gymnasium at the Banff Elementary School at the end of the school day. Pick up will be between 5:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Banff Recreation Grounds.

Program Hours:

Into the Wild hours compliment the Canadian Rockies Public School calendar. Professional Development (PD) Fridays from noon to 3 p.m.

  • Full day non-school days such as Winter Break and Spring Break, teachers conventions, and parent-teacher interviews from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Weekdays and extended care for the above days from 3 to 6 p.m.
  • Please note, there are no programs on statutory holidays
  • Registration and Fees
  • Into the Wild Parent Handbook (PDF)