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Aboriginal Self-identification

September 13, 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....

Superintendent Patricia Gartland Welcomes Students and Families

September 04, 2019
SD43 Superintendent of Schools Patricia Gartland welcomes all students back to school. Read more here: Superintendent's Welcome Letter

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...

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...

Letter to Parents and Guardians from the Provincial Health Officer

June 19, 2017
Please read the attached letter to parents and guardians from the Provincial Health Officer Dr. Perry Kendall, regarding talking to youth about substance use.

Suwa'lkh Christmas Dinner Invitation

November 29, 2016
​On Tuesday December 13 th the staff at Suwa'lkh would like to invite our Suwa'lkh families to the fourth annual "Christmas Turkey Dinner" at the school.  Our celebration of the season is from 5pm to 7pm .   As Suwa'lkh has grown in numbers this year, the dinner will be held in the...

Student Photos Day

September 09, 2016
​The school photographer will be at the school on the morning of Tuesday, September 13th. It is important that student have their photo taken, even if they are not ordering photos, so that they will get their 'GO' card.

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