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550 Poirier St, Coquitlam, BC, V3J 6A7| Phone: 604-939-9201| Contact Us
School District No. 43 (Coquitlam)
Learning for a Lifetime
Settlement Workers in Schools

Welcome to Canada and to School District 43 (Coquitlam).

SD43 is pleased to welcome all new families to our communities and schools including Syrian refugees.
We have a long and successful history of serving refugees. We are well practiced and have expertise and services in place.

  1. Contact our Arabic speaking SWIS worker (Settlement Workers in Schools) by calling Hadil Fonouni - 604-349-7706, email hfonouni@sd43.bc.ca
  2. An initial assessment will be done by our SWIS worker
  3. A more detailed assessment will then take place to help students integrate into their neighbourhood schools as soon as possible

We are located in Vanier Centre, 1600 King Albert Ave. Coquitlam, V3J 1Y5  Tel: 604-945-7311  See map here.

Contact a SWIS worker from the list below to for assistance in integrating into our school district.

For Syrian refugees, the important first steps to integrate into our schools will be:

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School District No. 43 (Coquitlam)

550 Poirier St, Coquitlam BC
V3J 6A7
604-939-9201 604-939-7828