The upscale community of Christie Park Estates in the southwest quadrant of Calgary, is bounded by Strathcona Park and 17th Avenue. The neighbourhood was established in 1990, and is now home to over 2,200 residents.
FOOD & DINING
Misato Sushi & Grill:
Delicious Japanese cuisine at an affordable price. The service and the sushi are equally impressive. Be sure to try their legendary Special Roll.
Cuisine Type: Japanese/Sushi
Address: 1851 Sirocco Drive SW
Many Calgarians claim this is the best pizza in the city. This restaurant serves up traditional Italian comfort food: pizzas, pastas and more.
Cuisine Type: Italian/Pizza
Address: 11625 Elbow Drive SW
Olympic Heights School:
This school serves students from kindergarten to grade six. It sits on 6.32 acres and has an enrollment of 734.
Address: 875 Strathcona Drive SW
This school serves students from grades seven to nine. It is situated on 7.7 acres, and has an enrollment of 646.
Address: 939 – 45 Street SW
This school serves students from grades ten to twelve. It was relocated in 2011, and is now a LEED-certified building. It has an enrollment of 1,302.
Address: 20 Springborough Boulevard SW
John W. Costello:
This school serves students from kindergarten to grade six, in school code three.
Address: 300 Strathcona Drive SW
This school serves students from grade six to nine, in school code 48. It also offers choice programming for Hockey Canada Skills Academy for students grade six to nine.
Address: 5340 – 26 Avenue SW
This school serves students in grades 10 to 12. It offers advanced placement, self-directed learning, and sports performance programs.
Address: 4624 Richard Road SW
FITNESS & RECREATION
Westside Recreation Centre:
Focused on health and wellness for all ages and ability levels. Offering fitness classes, exercise room, climbing wall, aquatic centre and various sports courts.
Address: 2000, 69 Street SW
Fineza Flamenca Dance School:
This dance studio offers flamenco lessons to dancers of all skill levels. If you’re not interested in taking part, be sure to check out one of their performances.
Address: 6963 Christie Estate Boulevard SW