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Budget 2016-2017

Learn. Engage. Contribute.  You Talk. We'll Listen.

The School District No. 43 (Coquitlam) Board of Education budget process for the 2016-2017 year is outlined below and will provide multiple opportunities for stakeholder input. This page will be periodically updated, please check back regularly.

Learn

The best approach for you to contribute to the budget process is to first learn about the government funding process, how SD43 allocates funding, and past and present SD43 budgets. Read the information below to become well informed.

Engage 

Opportunities for engagement will be available in person and on online during the budget process timeline.

Contribute

Stakeholder information and consultation events take place from April 12 - 26, 2016 as outlined below. There will be an opportunity for questions at each of the meetings outlined.

  • Special Public Meeting - Presentation of 2016-2017 Preliminary Budget
    Tuesday, April 12, 2016, 7:00 p.m.
    Winslow Centre Gymnasium, 1100 Winslow Avenue, Coquitlam, BC
    The Preliminary Budget will be presented at this Special Public Board Meeting. An Open House will follow immediately after to provide stakeholders an opportunity to speak with Trustees and key staff and contribute input.
  • Open House
    Tuesday April 12, 2016, approximately 8:00 p.m.
    Winslow Centre Gymnasium, 1100 Winslow Avenue, Coquitlam, BC
    An opportunity to speak with Trustees and key staff and contribute input.
  • Twitter Chat
    Thursday, April 14, 2016, 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
    This one hour session is an online opportunity for stakeholders to ask questions and contribute input into the budget. 
    @sd43bc will be using the hashtag #SD43Budget to facilitate the conversation.
  • Special Public Meeting - Delegation Presentations
    Tuesday, April 19, 2016, 6:00 p.m. 
    Winslow Centre Gymnasium, 1100 Winslow Avenue, Coquitlam, BC
    This will be an opportunity for delegations to present to the Board of Education on specific aspects of the budget. If you or your group would like to make a presentation, contact the Office of the Secretary-Treasurer before noon on Thursday, April 14, 2016 at 604-939-9201 or email AWalsh@sd43.bc.ca
    • When calling or emailing, please provide the following information:
      (i) name, email and phone number of presenter; and
      (ii) written explanation of the budget matter you wish to cover (required); and recommendations and suggestions on how to address the issue(s).
      For more information please refer to the Delegation Presentation Guidelines

 

  • Regular Public Board Meeting - Final Budget Presentation and Board Approval
    Tuesday, April 26, 2016, 7:30 p.m.
    Winslow Centre Gymnasium, 1100 Winslow Avenue, Coquitlam, BC
    The annual budget will be presented to the Board of Education for approval. This final budget would incorporate changes requested by the Board based on stakeholder input.

 

School District No. 43 (Coquitlam)

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