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550 Poirier St, Coquitlam, BC, V3J 6A7| Phone: 604-939-9201| Contact Us
School District No. 43 (Coquitlam)
Learning for a Lifetime
Coast Salish Elementary

(Architect rendering, actual build may vary)





This webpage provides information and updates on Coast Salish Elementary located on Sheffield Avenue in the Burke Mountain neighbourhood.

For more information about Burke Mountain schools, visit the Burke Mountain Schools Site.

Updates (from newest to oldest)

Coast Salish Elementary construction update​ (April 2022)

New Principal Frank Pearse appointed (January 2022)

Catchment Area Announcement - Board approves new catchment May 11, 2021​

Updates coming as construction progresses - Sheffield is not open for September 2021 Kindergarten registration

Construction of new school underway (August 2020)

Construction Notice for Neighbours (August 2020)​​

Sheffield Avenue Elementary Conceptual Designs (some information may be outdated)

Permitting Stage (November 2019)​​ 

Ministry funding and approval was received (May 2019)

Preliminary Design in progress (July 2018)

Project Development Report submitted to Ministry of Education. Awaiting Ministry funding and approval (June 2018)

Project Development Report is underway (February 2018)

SD43 Board of Education advanced funds for the Project Development Report and initial stages of design to help expedite the process.

School address: 3538 Sheffield Avenue. It is a 6 acre site; sponsored Crown land grant; and OCP and Zoning is in place as part of Wesbild development application. 

At the June 6, 2017 SD43 Regular Public Board Meeting, the Board of Education moved to approve advancing funds to engage an architect to begin the design process for the "Sheffield" Elementary School prior to receiving funding approval from the Ministry for a new school.

School District No. 43 (Coquitlam)

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