Charles Bloom is a rural Grade 7 – 12 school located in the village of Lumby. The school has a great community feel and offers a range of academic, fine arts, practical arts and applied skills courses. Charles Bloom is also the host school for the SD 22 Forestry Program, where students work in the classroom as well as on the school woodlot. Within the Forestry Program is Skills Exploration 11/12 – a trade sampler course that provides learning experiences in 6 different skilled trades. Students at Charles Bloom also have the unique opportunity to participate in X-Block Interest Based Electives four times a year for one week per term for one hour a day. Our Interest Based Elective courses provide a wide range of experiences and tries connect students with local experts to further enhance their learning.