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3456 Princeton Ave, Coquitlam, BC, V3E 0G1| Phone: (604) 931-9280| Contact Us
Smiling Creek Elementary
School District No. 43 (Coquitlam)
New Student Registration Information
Are you new to the area? Recently moved?  Visit our Registration Information Page on our district homepage under Schools Tab and learn more on how to register your child for school. 
New Student Registration Information

Are you new to the area? Recently moved?  Visit our Registration Information Page on our district homepage under Schools Tab and learn more on how to register your child for school. 

1)      Please use our School Locator tool to determine your catchment/ neighbourhood school. Simply type in your street name.

2)      Once you have determined your catchment school, prepare the required documentation such as Proof of Citizenship for parent and child, Proof of BC residency and Proof of Guardianship. A complete list can be found on our Student Registration Information.

 3)      Contact the school directly to obtain an electronic registration package and more information on how to submit important registration documents.

Please do not go to the school. Access to the school buildings are restricted. ​

School District 43 Updates re: COVID-19 Pandemic Response
Updates posted here as they become available. 
School District 43 Updates re: COVID-19 Pandemic Response

Updates posted here as they become available. 


June 25, 2020

End of year Letter from Ministry of Education and BCCPAC and Neews Release from Ministry of Education:


May 28, 2020

Letter from Minister of Education Rob Fleming and BCCPAC President Andrea SInclair regarding plans to return to in-class instruction.
Anmore, Belcarra, Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam and Port Moody are now allowing casual use of school fields and sports courts for recreation and exercise provided appropriate protocols are used. This new practice also allows for the use of fields and playgrounds for students and childcare operations.​



May 27, 2020

SD43 families have been provided the Parent-Guardian Q and A and SD43 Guidelines Parent and Child documents to help inform them about the gradual return to in-class instruction and school access protocols. Translated Chinese, Farsi, Russian and Korean documents are available here​.

Please note that all StrongStart programs remain closed until further notice.

Fraser Health Region letter, Safe Return to School: ​Safe Return to School in the Fraser Health Region_May 27.pdf



  • Labout Day
    07 Sep 2020
    All Day
    Labout Day
    Sep 07, 2020
    All Day
  • School Opens
    08 Sep 2020
    All Day
    School Opens
    Sep 08, 2020
    All Day
  • Photo Day
    21 Sep 2020
    9:00 AM- 10:00 AM
    Photo Day
    Sep 21, 2020
    09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Non-Instructional Day - District
    25 Sep 2020
    All Day
    Non-Instructional Day - District
    Sep 25, 2020
    All Day
  
  
  
8:45
  
8:55
  
9:00
  
10:20
  
10:35
  
12:08
  
12:55
  
2:55
  
3:10

Bell Schedule

  • Supervision Begins 8:45
  • Warning Bell 8:55
  • Morning Session Bell 9:00
  • Recess Begins 10:20
  • Recess Ends 10:35
  • Lunch Period Begins 12:08
  • Afternoon Session Begins 12:55
  • Afternoon Session Ends 2:55
  • Supervision Ends 3:10

Smiling Creek Elementary

3456 Princeton Ave, Coquitlam BC
V3E 0G1
(604) 931-9280 (604) 937-8067
Our school strives to keep our community informed. However, during urgent events, visit www.sd43.bc.ca to ensure you receive the most accurate and up-to-date information.