Airdrie school underlines challenges of rapid growth

On the northwest edge of Airdrie, across the street from a construction site where this week cement mixers were hard at work, a little public school welcomed its first young students in November.

It was a much-anticipated opening. In the weeks pre-ceding, the kindergarten to Grade 4 students had been housed at the headquarters of the Rocky View school district. Until the new school was ready, there simply wasn’t any other space available.

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