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Birchland Elementary School
School District No. 43 (Coquitlam)
Invitation to Participate in the 2020-2021 Budget Process
First budget meeting Tuesday, February 11, 2020.

Invitation to Participate in the 2020-2021 Budget Process

First budget meeting Tuesday, February 11, 2020.

​Dear members of our school communities,

The Board of Education appreciates and recognizes your many and valuable contributions to our school communities. With that in mind, we wish to invite you to participate in the 2020-21 Budget Process.

The 2020-21 Budget Process – Stakeholder Consultation Guide, is a comprehensive document regarding the budget process and includes the many way you can provide feedback to the Board of Education.

We invite you to share your input at our first budget meeting on Tuesday, February 11, 2020, in advance of staff preparing the budget. Your input can help shape the budget proposal for the Board of Education to consider in April 2020.

In addition, we welcome your attendance at any of the three stakeholder information and feedback events in April, or through email ( or mail.

Please visit the SD43 Budget website at to:

  • Learn about government funding and allocation;
  • Learn about the SD43 budget process;
  • Learn about Directions 2020, the School District's vision;
  • Engage in the consultation by asking questions about the budget;
  • Expect responses to your concerns and input; and
  • Contribute ideas that align with the goals and objectives from Directions 2020 on how to address the opportunities and challenges.

    ​We look forward to hearing from you.

    Yours truly,

    SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 43 (COQUITLAM) Board of Education

    c/o Chris Nicolls, Secretary-Treasurer/CFO

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    29 Jan 2020
    9:00 AM- 9:30 AM
    Fruit, Veggie & Milk Program - Kiwi
    Jan 29, 2020
    09:00 AM - 09:30 AM
  • Birthday Club- January
    29 Jan 2020
    2:40 PM- 2:50 PM
    Birthday Club- January
    Jan 29, 2020
    02:40 PM - 02:50 PM
  • Basketball for Grade 1 to 5
    29 Jan 2020
    2:50 PM- 3:50 PM
    Basketball for Grade 1 to 5
    Jan 29, 2020
    02:50 PM - 03:50 PM
    Birchland Gym
    Excel Basketball
    Excel Basketball is a fun, not-for-profit program that allows students to learn new skills. The program teaches players the necessary fundamentals required to succeed in the sport of
    basketball. Teaching basic skills and concepts through a series of progressive lesson plans, players learn the premise of sound decision-making and strategy. Join Coach Michel in this fun and exciting program!
    Gr.     Day     Time    Rm.     Dates   # of Sessions   Price  
    Gr. 1—5 Wednesday       2:50PM – 3:50PM Gym     January 15—March 4      8       $25    
    TO REGISTER: Please visit School Cash Online and register your child through our online registration system

Bell Schedule

  • Warning Bell 8:50 am
  • Class Starts 8:55 am
  • Recess 10:15 am
  • Recess Ends 10:35 am
  • Lunch 11:55 am
  • Lunch Ends 12:46 pm
  • Class Ends 2:50 pm

Birchland Elementary School

1331 Fraser Avenue, Port Coquitlam BC
V3B 1M5
604-941-3428 604-937-8004
8:00 am - 3:30 pm
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