Governance, Accreditations and Affiliations


On behalf of the Board of Governors, Senior Leadership team and staff, we are thrilled to share River Valley School’s new ‘Inspiring Wonder’ Strategic Plan for 2023-2028.

2023/24 Annual Education Results Report (AERR)  Approved November 30, 2023

Board of Governors

As stewards of education, the Board of Governors at River Valley School welcomes you to our vibrant community. At the core of our mission, is a commitment to transparency, fostering meaningful community involvement, and recognizing the profound impact of giving on our school’s vision for the future. Together, we embrace the power of collaboration and unity, understanding that it is through our collective efforts that we truly enrich the lives of our students and empower them to thrive. As we embark on this journey together, we invite you to join us in shaping a brighter tomorrow for every member of our school family

Learn more – board overview.

Contact the Board


Rich Lee

Board Chair

Jen Kelly Calgary

Jen Kelly

Vice Chair

Jason Schultz Calgary

Jason Schultz



Scott Crews

Cyril Elbers

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Samantha Kolias-Gunn

Ravinder Minhas Calgary

Ravinder Minhas

Adam Phillips Calgary

Adam Phillips

Peter Pilarski

Peter Pilarski


Ranny Shibley


Isaac Wing


Tatum Woywitka

Accreditations and Affiliations

River Valley School is accredited by Alberta Education.

We are an accredited member school within the Association of Independent Schools & Colleges of Alberta (AISCA)

River Valley School is proud to be considered a CAIS Candidate School.

River Valley is the only school in Alberta that offers the Arrowsmith Program, a scientific approach to help students overcome learning challenges. LEARN MORE