Top Academic Enrichment Programs in Calgary

Published Nov 3, 2015 | Updated Oct 28, 2019

Does your child need a bit of extra help with their homework? Or looking for more of an academic challenge? If so, these are some great service providers that can help:

Top Academic Enrichment Programs in Calgary

Junior Engineers

Junior Engineers offers a a daytime program for students aged 12-18, an evening program, Home School classes, and clubs to allow students to reach their full potential.

Their "learning-though-building" concept is a fun approach to learning, which is sure to keep students engaged.

Mad Science

During the regular school year Mad Science offers Children's Science Programs to the public late afternoons, early evenings & weekends at various locations through-out Calgary and the surrounding areas.

These programs are exciting, engaging, and provide a lot of fun, hands-on learning opportunities to encourage STEM careers.

The Reading Foundation

The Reading Foundation clinic delivers internally designed, research-based programs to address learning difficulties in reading, as well as spelling, math, comprehension and writing. They also offer early learning reading and math programs to small groups of preschoolers, as well as enrichment opportunities for students of all ages.


Vivo doesn't host just athletic programs. Among the academic enrichment programs that are offered out of their recreation centre are Bricks 4 Kidz, Science Buddies, and XYZ's and 123's. Programs are offered for b preschoolers and youth.

Summit Kids

Summit Kids takes pride in offering cutting edge out-of-school programming, spring camps and summer camps.  They provide personalized service, trusted care, and secure centers, and have built strong relationships with various community resources.

Let them assist you in your search for the perfect out-of-school time program for your child.


Kumon is a structured, proven self-learning program that gives your child the critical thinking skills and mindset to learn new materials independently. Your child can progress at his or her own pace, to develop skills that will deliver results in the classroom and beyond. Several locations are available throughout Calgary.

Rhyme and Reason

Rhyme and Reason is a Calgary-based Early Literacy and Numeracy Program for parents and caregivers of infants. The staff teaches the language, social, and mathematical concepts you need to jumpstart your child's development at an early age, all while having fun in an energetic and supportive environment.

Sylvan Learning

If your child's report card needs a boost, you've come to the right place. Sylvan's dedicated teachers provide students with the individualized education they need to unlock their potential in the classroom and beyond. There's a reason millions of families turn to Sylvan as the go-to learning resource in their communities and the key to educational well-being. Several locations are available in Calgary.

Calgary Tutoring Centre

Calgary Tutoring Centre offers tutoring programs in variety of subject areas in the comfort of your own home. Since every student has a unique style of learning, tutors are able to accommodate each student accordingly.

Tutoring is available int math, physics, chemistry, biology, social studies, general science, and English.

Calgary Bright Minds

Bright Minds is an after-school program in mathematics and logic for children ages 5 and up.  Every child is assessed before entering the program and matched with the appropriate peer group.

The skills acquired at Bright Minds trains children to become effective learners in school, and creative thinkers for life.

Leadership Matters

Leadership Matters offers classes in etiquette, communication, public speaking and more. These classes are more of a complement to traditional school work to prepare kids in proper social behaviour.

Bricks 4 Kidz

Designed and created by teachers, architects and engineering professionals, Bricks 4 Kidz' hands-on curriculum introduces children age 2 1/2 – 13 to concepts of engineering, architecture and mechanics using LEGO® bricks.

Math, science, language arts, and social studies are integrated in the lessons.

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