Calgary neighbourhoods:Discovery Ridge
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Discovery Ridge is located south of Glenmore Tail (Highway 8), west of 69th Street. The community will have improved access to the Rockies when the Stoney Trail extension is built. Residents enjoy both mountain and Elbow Valley views.
Public board pupils go to Glamorgan Elementary and Glenbrook Elementary, A.E. Cross Junior High on 37th Street S.W., and Ernest Manning High off 17th Avenue S.W.
Separate board students attend St. Andrew Elementary in Glamorgan, St. Gregory Elementary/Junior High in Glendale Meadows, and either St. Mary's High downtown or Bishop Carroll High on Crowchild Trail.
Sierra Square, a nine-store community strip mall is right at the entrance to Richmond Hill. West Hills Towne Centre is the area's big shopping centre, with lots of stores, restaurants, a 10-screen movieplex, a Safeway and a Revelstoke Home Centre. Signal Hill Shopping Centre, just north of West Hills will contain a Superstore, Zellers and the first library in the area.
The main park, off Sierra Morena Boulevard, which has both basketball and beach volleyball courts, and will eventually contain a public school, community centre, soccer fields, ball diamonds and a view park. The park is part of the north-south recreational pathway that runs through the community. Behind the park is Alred's Driving Range.
The homes in these neighbourhoods are Move-up and Executive/Estate homes.