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School District No. 43 (Coquitlam)
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Welcome Back to School Information for Parents 2022-2023

August 29, 2022
​Welcome Back to the 2022-2023 School Year!
Please see the attachment for information on the first weeks of the school year.  2021- 2022 -Entry and Exit Door.docx email to parents re startup 2022-2023 parent info and gradual entry.docx
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Calendar Amendment -Truth and Reconciliation Day

March 30, 2022
​The provincial government recently announced that K-12 public schools will observe Friday, September 30 th as a statutory holiday in recognition of Truth and Reconciliation Day. As a result of this announcement, SD43 will be amending the 2022-2023 School Calendar to include Truth and Reconciliation Day as a non-instructional day. As...

Superintendent's Spring Break Update for Families

March 24, 2022
​Dear SD43 families, I hope you had an enjoyable spring break with family and friends. As the weather warms and the days grow longer, we are also seeing an easing of COVID-19 restrictions in our communities, and this includes a gradual transition in schools.
The Ministry of Education and the BCCDC...

Winter Weather for the School Community

October 28, 2021
​ Winter Weather Ahead! Schools are not routinely closed due to snow or other inclement weather conditions. All schools in School District 43 (Coquitlam) will remain OPEN, if possible, during winter weather, including snowfall.   However, on occasion, a district-wide or partial-district closure is required due to extreme weather. Partial-district closures...

MDI Log In

December 09, 2020

Blakeburn Elementary Learning Plan

August 28, 2020
​Please find attached Blakeburn Elementary's Learning Plan for September 2020 startup. AS well find the Health and Safety Protocols for Stage 2, K-12

Vaccination Status Reporting Regulation

September 12, 2019
​ Vaccination Status Reporting Regulation​

Government has approved the Vaccination Status Reporting Regulation requiring parents or guardians to report the vaccination status of their school-age children.  This regulation comes into force on July 1 and public health units will begin implementation of the regulation in September of 2019. Recent outbreaks...

What Is Aboriginal Self Identification

September 12, 2019
Please see the attached with respect to Aboriginal Self Identification.  Ensuring students and families self identify as having ancestry allows us to better address the diverse needs of all our Aboriginal students. Coquitlam School District 43 is committed to the academic success, cultural connection and socio-emotional development of all Aboriginal Learners....

Noon Hour Positions- Job Opportunities

September 03, 2019
​Please see the attachment if you are interested in becoming a noon hour in SD43 Coquitlam.  You must be available 5 days per week. 

Funding Announcement for New Elementary School and Three Additions

May 10, 2019
​The Province of British Columbia and the Ministry of Education today announced funding for a new elementary school in Coquitlam's Burke Mountain and three classroom additions for other School District No. 43 (Coquitlam) schools. Totaling $73.3 million, the announcement includes a new elementary school for the Sheffield-Partington area of North Coquitlam...

Track Attack

April 05, 2019
​Please read letter for information regarding Track Attack.

Fraser Health Update re: Measles

February 21, 2019
February 21, 2019
Dear Students, School Staff, and Parents,

As you have heard, there is a measles outbreak at three schools in Vancouver. Please note that this is a localized outbreak and that students who are attending schools not connected to the outbreak have not been exposed. There is no evidence of...

Track and Field

April 07, 2017
​Please read this for information related to Track and Field

Tennis Notice

December 05, 2014

Mrs. Clerkson's Class has photos on our Intranet Site!

March 05, 2013
Please click on Intranet from here to find all sorts of new pictures.  Mrs. C's class has been working on the Ferry Project for a while now and they are having so much fun learning.  Mrs. C is busy trying to stay ahead of this excited bunch to keep supporting their...

Blakeburn Elementary School

1040 Riverside Drive, Port Coquitlam BC
V3B 8A7
604-944-9037 604-937-6876 blakeburn@sd43.bc.ca
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