Parkview Adventist Academy (Alberta) (College Heights, Alberta, US)

A boarding school on the secondary level established in 1982 in College Heights, Alberta. It offers courses of study that meet all the requirements for the Alberta high school diploma. The history of the school goes back to about 1900 when railroad construction and free homesteads attracted settlers to the prairie provinces. In 1906, one year after Alberta and Saskatchewan assumed the status of confederated provinces, a group of men met at Leduc to attend an institute for Christian laymen. A farm was purchased two miles (three kilometers) west of Leduc, and school opened in the fall of 1907 under the name of the Alberta Industrial Academy. During March 1982 the academy was officially separated from the college and renamed Parkview Adventist Academy. While the cafeteria, music building, phy...

From the Seventh-day Adventist Encyclopedia. Published with permission from the Review and Herald Publishing Association.

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College Heights,
United States