Welcome to William D. Cuts School!

We are a junior high school in St.Albert with a longstanding tradition of excellence. 

As a staff, we are committed to providing engaging learning opportunities for all students.  Our learning environment is positive and caring and supports individual differences, and allows all students to take risks in pursuit of excellence.  We endeavor to help students to see mistakes not as failures, but as essential parts of the learning process. We motivate our students to learn, grow, and become responsible global citizens.

At William D. Cuts, we are committed to working with families and outside resources to ensure that each child receives the support that they need to achieve at their very best. All staff work to build optimum relationships with students so they feel safe and supported at school.  We strive to build strong relationships between staff, students, families and the community. We look forward to working together to ensure that your child’s school experience is positive and rewarding!

What's happening at WDC?

Balance Your Day the W.D. Cuts Way!

Taking advantage of our status as a smaller school, W.D. Cuts is pleased to be the only junior high program in St. Albert to offer a completely academic morning with the afternoon devoted to options and advisory classes. This innovative and unique scheduling program is tailored to the needs of young adolescents, providing academic instruction during optimal learning time along with a flexible afternoon, balancing school expectations with personal interests.

Academic Mornings (Language Arts, Math, Physical Education, Science, Social Studies)

  • Optimal learning
  • Consistent schedule- same core classes every day
  • Focused morning environment
  • By lunch time, academic expectations and homework are known to students

Options Afternoons

  • More field trip opportunities
  • Easier access to community facilities
  • Weekly advisory class- focused on healthy living, learning strategies, and study skills
  • Flexible timetable customized to individual student needs and special circumstances