Chevron Zoo School

A Week of Adventure at the Zoo - A Year of Learning

Bring your classroom to the zoo for an entire week and create an educational adventure none of your students will ever forget.  Your week will be custom designed according to the curriculum connections you wish to make, and our planning team will help you integrate the week into your yearlong teaching plan. 

Sponsored by Chevron Canada Resources.

More About Zoo School

For more information about Chevron Zoo School and how to apply, please visit the website and/or contact Andrea Beaty, Zoo School Coordinator, at

Discover how zoo school will engage your students, connect them with the natural world around them and inspire curiosity and problem solving throughout the entire year.

Zoo School Resources

Learn how your zoo school coordinator can help you plan your academic year around this amazing weeklong opportunity, including a professional development session, a classroom visit, and other resources.

Help with Planning

To make sure that you and your students get the most from this unique experience we provide in-depth planning assistance both during the summer and during the school year.

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The Calgary Zoo has North America’s largest indoor hippo tank. In the wild, tilapia fish swim alongside wild hippos in the Nile River. At the zoo, tilapia help us keep the tank clean by feeding on hippo waste.