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Located in the southwest quadrant of the city, West Springs is bordered by Springbank to the west, and Cougar Ridge to the north; the western extension of the community is called Wentworth. Offering a variety of well-appointed homes, West Springs is only a 15-minute commute to downtown Calgary. The neighbourhood was established in 2001, and boasts a population of 6,654 (as per the 2009 census).


Food & Dining

 

Fergus & Bix Restaurant and Beer Market: This hidden treasure features delicious fusion cuisine, and even a gluten-friendly menu. If the food doesn’t bring you back, the wide selection of Canadian brewed beers will. Great atmosphere and great service prevail at this local favourite.

Cuisine Style: Fusion

Address: 2000, 873 – 85th Street SW

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Mercato West: This is the second location of this popular and upscale Italian restaurant on Stephen Avenue. Service and food are five-star.

Cuisine Style: Italian

Address: 875 - 85 Street SW

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Public Schools

 

West Springs School: This public school is Silver LEEDS certified (Leadership in Engineering and Environmental Design), serving students kindergarten to grade six. It has an enrollment of 342.

Address: 8999 Wentworth Avenue SW

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Vincent Massey: 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

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Ernest Manning: 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

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Catholic Schools

 

John W. Costello: This school serves students from kindergarten to grade six, in school code three.

Address: 300 Strathcona Drive SW

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St. Gregory: 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

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Bishop Carroll: 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

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Fitness & Recreation

 

Yoga Passion: Enjoy yoga classes catered to any skill level from kid-friendly, to prenatal. With 19 classes offered in total at this gorgeous venue, whether you enjoy yoga for relaxation or fitness, there’s something here for you.

Address: 8 Weston Drive SW

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Ironside Fitness: This recreation facility has several options from one-on-one training, group training, nutrition coaching and more. 

Address: 8 Weston Drive SW

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