About Us

Capstone Engineering Academy at a Glance

Capstone Engineering Academy is a non-profit private school located in Calgary, Alberta. We focus on growing our student’s skills in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) through hands on project work where they are challenged to design, build, and innovate.

  • Alberta Education curriculum
  • Small class sizes
  • Hands on learning

Capstone Engineering Academy is a hands-on education facility which was founded in 2014. Located in Calgary, Capstone Engineering Academy is a safe and collaborative space where students can discover science, engineering and technology long before they leave high school. The Lab of Discovery weaves creativity and innovation through learning what are typically regarded as “the tough subjects”. Capstone Engineering Academy programs teach young people to build STEM skills by applying ingenuity, creative thinking and problem solving to tough engineering challenges.


To inspire and empower students as leaders and solution makers.


Share the passion of STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) through innovative and creative hands-on learning.


Honesty and Integrity – doing the right thing every time.
Quality – providing high quality programs to our community.
Passion for Learning – sharing knowledge and promoting life-long learning.
Inclusiveness – providing a safe and collaborative environment for all.

Calendar – Important Dates

Capstone Engineering Academy follows the CBE Traditional Calendar. The calendar sets common start and end days, non-instructional days and holidays.

  • February 1, 2022:     Registration begins.
  • July 1, 2022:               Summer holidays begin.
  • August 29, 2022:       School opens
  • September 1, 2022:   First Day of School
  • September 5, 2022:   Labour Day – School closed
  • October 10, 2022:      Thanksgiving Day – School closed

First Day of Classes

Our first day of classes is Thursday September 1, 2022.  The school office is open to parents starting on August 29, 2022.

Fees and Waivers

School fees will need to be paid in full by the start of the year, September 1, 2022.  Online fee payment is the simplest and most convenient way to pay school fees.

Further Information

Capstone Engineering Academy looks forward to a great year ahead. If you have any questions that we haven’t addressed here, please contact the school.