April 08, 2022
Dear members of our school communities, The Board of Education appreciates and recognizes your many and valuable contributions to our school communities. With that in mind, we wish to invite you to participate in the 2022/23 Budget Process.
The School District's 2022/23 Budget and Multi-Year Fiscal Plan can be found...
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...
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...
November 24, 2021
LATE FRENCH IMMERSION
Starting in Grade 6, the Late French Immersion program is an alternative program that offers students whose first language is not French the possibility of completing the prescribed B.C. curriculum and learning French at the same time. The Late French Immersion Program:
helps students develop strong communication skills...
June 30, 2021
Please find attached the School Supply order forms.
You do not have to order the supplies from this company. If you look on the second page you will see a list of items you can buy at the store yourself.
October 21, 2020
Please direct the parents to our online ordering system at mylifetouch.ca
to minimize collecting orders at school. This online system is very user friendly and links parents orders to the "MyLifetouch" reward program. This helps parents save money on future orders. Parents can find the detailed information on the proof packages.
August 28, 2020
Please find attached important Health and Safety Protocol information. If you know someone who needs a copy translated please email me so I can arrange that (firstname.lastname@example.org) Health Safety Protocols Parents Final (6).pdf
August 28, 2020
This is a copy of an email sent out to parents August 31st. If you haven't already done so, please read the information provided. There is an important survey near the end of the parent letter.
June 26, 2020
Please find attached a school supply list for students in grades 1-5 for the 2020-2021 year. Please note that certain items (those highlighted in yellow) are for certain grades only. Please buy only those items that you do not already have at home. Supplies still in good shape from this past...
June 04, 2020
Please find attached our school calendar for 2020-2021. All statutory holidays, holiday weeks and ProD days are reflected in the calendar below. Special events and other information will be added to the online calendar on this webpage throughout the course of the year. Central School Calendar 2020-2021.doc
July 04, 2019
This newsletter is intended to explain to the families of all incoming Kindergarten students details of the opening two weeks of the next school year. Included is a schedule for Welcoming Conversations and Gradual Entry. Kindergarten Korner Newsletter Central August 2019.pdf
June 28, 2019
Attached is a pdf file that explains opening week procedures for students Kindergarten to grade 5 at Central Community School, September 2019
May 25, 2019
Attached is our school's calendar for the 2019-2020 school year. It includes all ProD (Non-Instructional) Days, holidays and school closure days. The online calendar for next school year will be created and updated in the coming months.
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...
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...
May 12, 2014
Central Elementary School opened in October, 1914, and we will be celebrating our 100th birthday on Friday, October 10th, 2014. Attached is the registration form (or look in the documents section of this page).
This will be an opportunity to get together with old and new friends, sharing stories and memories....
June 03, 2013
Reminder, as in year's past, students will be dismissed at 1:45 on June 7th.
February 08, 2013
This is an informal meeting to ask questions and receive general information about Pitt River Middle School. It will be held at Central in room 229 at 8:40 on Wednesday, February 13th. If you are unable to attend and have some questions, please contact Mr. Clerkson, Principal, or Ms. Becker, Vice-Principal...
February 05, 2013
Please get your registrations in as soon as possible.
There are limited spots available and the registrations have gone out to every Elementary School in our District and spots are filling up fast. Registrations can not be processed until payment is made.
December 18, 2012
Dear Parents, F urther snow accumulations are expected this evening and overnight.
Parents should check the school district web site and CKNW AM 980 in the early morning to find out if schools are closed.
November 29, 2012
Newsletters will be moving to online versions only in 2013!
November 15, 2012
To all parents and students,
Please be advised that Karate Classes on November 20th and 22nd are cancelled. I am going away to the Karate World Championships in Paris and unfortunately been unable to find a substitute during my absence.
I sincerely apologize for this inconvenience.
September 27, 2012
Afterschool Program News
There have been some changes to our programs this year.
Cooking For Kids
We would like to thank Midori Walter who has run the cooking program at Central and Pitt River for many years.
Midori has moved on and obtained a full time job that will...
September 19, 2012
Over the lunch hour, two of Central’s grade 5 students were approached by a stranger. Police were contacted and they have confirmed that this was not an attempted abduction.
Parents are encouraged to talk to their children tonight about stranger awareness, and to report to an adult if they see anything...