The Shawnessy community is located in southwest Calgary near Fish Creek Provincial Park, the Shawnessy LRT station and easy access to Macleod Trail make Shawnessy a conveniently located community with direct access to downtown. Development began in 1981 and the community was named after British settler Samuel Shaw.
The boundaries of the community are Shawnessy Boulevard to the north, Macleod Trail to the east, Marquis of Lorne Trail and 162 Avenue to the south and James Mckevitt Road and CPR Rail Tracks to the west.
School zones may be adjusted by both the public and or catholic school boards, visit the links above to confirm the most current information
Click here for a breakdown of social statistics for this culturally diverse community, including such details as income, age, marital status and population diversity.