Education Legislation

School Act and Regulations

Legislation Administered by the Minister of Education (including shared responsibility) 

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School Act

The School Act describes the relationship of the Minister to students, parents and school jurisdictions and provides for the system of administration and financing of education in Alberta and generally deals with the ultimate authority of the Minister with respect to all constituents in the educational system.


The following regulations derive their authority from specific sections of the School Act.  These sections appear after the name of each regulation.