Gas and Electric Services
In Alberta, power, water and gas are not under one umbrella as in other places. You have to set the services up individually and can rate shop.
Here are some options to get you started:
You can have one service for both, or 2 different ones if it makes sense to separate them.
This sites will help you look up other options, and compare rates:
In terms of schools, all schools have equal funding here, so all are good in a sense. However, different schools offer different things. We also do have a publicly funded Catholic School System.
Edmonton Public Schools
You can use the ‘Find a School Tool‘ on the right there, type in any address and it will give you the designated schools. It notes their specialties and you can also use the drop down menu on the right there to search for a specific school designation.