You're invited! Attend the opening ceremony and open house for Smiling Creek Elementary, the shared multi-purpose activity centre, and the City of Coquitlam's joint-use sports field.
Tour the school, enjoy family-friendly activities and games on the sports field and in the activity centre, attend the formal opening ceremony, enjoy a snack and refreshment, and more.
Date: Tuesday, October 2, 2018
Time: Open House 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Formal Opening Ceremony 6:00 p.m. (Gymnasium)
Location: Smiling Creek Elementary - 3456 Princeton Ave, Coquitlam
Activities: School tours, family-friendly activities and games on the sports field and in the activity centre, snacks, refreshments and more.
Parking: Parking available on local streets.
Smiling Creek Elementary is a new state-of the-art school built to accommodate students in the growing Burke Mountain community in northeast Coquitlam. Construction began in the summer of 2016 with the new school opening to students, staff and teachers on September 4, 2018.
The 3,700-square metre two-story school provides 430 new student spaces (80 kindergarten and 350 elementary), as well as an activity centre.
Students, families and community members of Burke Mountain will benefit from this new school due to its multi-use model – school, activity centre and sports field.
The multi-purpose activity centre is a shared facility with the City of Coquitlam who provided the joint-use sports field as part of a collaborative project to offer several amenities together at one location.
Joint-use sports field provided by the City of Coquitlam.