Glenbrook is a community in the South West area of Calgary. It was developed in the 1950's, consisting mainly of bungalow type single family homes, duplexes and town homes and apartments.
There are plenty of parks and green spaces, even an outdoor rink.
Close Proximity to downtown, via Richmond Road to Crowchild Trail is an attractive feature.
There is shopping locally with a number of plaza's located right on Richmond Road as well as having both the Signal Hill and West Hill Centres in the neighbouring community of Signal Hill.
The LRT (Light Rail Transit) can be found in the neighbouring community to the north, Glendale, on 17th Avenue SW.
Calgary Board of Education
4725 - 33rd Avenue SW
Junior High A.E. Cross
3445 - 37th Avenue SW (in the community)
Senior High. Ernest Manning
20 Springborough Blvd. ( Springbank Hill)
Calgary Catholic School District:
K-6. Holy Name
3011 - 35th. Street SW (Killarney)
K-9 St. Michael
4511-8th. Avenue SW (Glendale)
K-5. St. Thomas Aquinas
4540 -26th Avenue SW (Glendale)
6-9 St. Gregory
5340 -26th Avenue SW (Glendale)
Senior High. Bishop Carroll
4624 Richard Road SW. (Lincoln Park)
Senior High. St. Mary's
111 - 18th Avenue SW (Downtown)
Hospital: Rockyview: 14th Street, south of Glenmore Trail SW
Vehicle Travel time to Downtown: 15 minutes
Vehicle Travel time to Airport: 30 minutes
Vehicle Travel time to Banff: 1 hour and 25 minutes