Silver Springs

Silver Springs is a residential neighbourhood in the north-west quadrant of Calgary, Alberta. It is bounded to the north by Crowchild Trail, to the east by Sarcee Trail, to the south by the Bow River and to the west by Nose Hill Drive. The Silver Springs golf course is developed in the eastern part of the community, and the Bowmont Natural Area borders the community to the south. Silver Springs was developed between 1972 and 1980. 

Silver Springs real estate consists mainly of moderately priced single family homes and some townhouses. This is a popular family neighbourhood with ample green space and quiet cul-de-sacs.


There are no shortages of recreation opportunities in Silver Springs - residents can choose from soccer, baseball, basketball courts, swimming pool, various types of fitness classes, two skating rinks and several local parks. The Bowmont Natural area is located steps from the community, as is the Silver Springs Golf Course.


Schools in Silver Springs and the surrounding community include:


  • Silver Springs
  • W. O. Mitchell
  • Varsity Acres (Fr)
  • St. Sylvester (Separate)
  • St. Luke (Separate)

Junior High:

  • Montgomery
  • Branton (Fr)
  • Madeleine d'Houet (Separate)
  • St. Vincent de Paul (Separate)

Senior High:

  • Bowness
  • William Aberhart (Fr)
  • St. Francis (Fr) (Separate)

Single Family Home/ Detached

Townhouse/ Row-house/ Semi-Detached/ Attached


Designated Primary Schools
Dalhousie School Spanish Public K-4
Silver Springs School Regular Public K
Varsity Acres School French Public K-6
Monsignor E. L. Doyle Elementary School Regular Separate K-6
St. Sylvester School French Separate K-6
Senator Patrick Burns School Spanish Public 5-6
Brentwood School TLC Public k-4
Captain John Palliser School Montessori Public k-6
Silver Springs School Regular Public 1-6
Designated Mid Schools
Branton School French Public 7-9
F. E. Osborne School Regular Public 7-9
Madeleine d'Houet School French Separate 7-9
St. Vincent De Paul School Regular Separate 7-9
Senator Patrick Burns School Spanish Public 7-9
Thomas B. Riley School TLC Public 5-9
Designated High Schools
Bowness High School Regular Public 10-12
William Aberhart High School French Public 10-12
Bishop Carroll High School Regular Separate 10-12
Sir Winston Churchill High School IB   10-12
William Aberhart School Spanish Public 10-12
Crescent Heights School TLC Public 9-12

Posted By:Sam