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Leigh Elementary School
School District No. 43 (Coquitlam)
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Intermediate Choir Songs

April 14, 2023
Below are links to two of our intermediate choir songs, so that students can listen, sing along, and practice their part at home!​
Stand by Me
Kyrie Eleison

SHARE drive (Leigh's 8 Days of Giving)

November 30, 2022
For 8 days, starting on Monday, December 5, students will be encouraged to bring in a variety of food and household items to their classrooms, all of which will be picked up by SHARE before we go off on winter break. To make it fun (& organized), we have different 'themed'...

Concert Choir Songs

November 23, 2022
Attached, please find all the songs that our 2 choirs are working on for the Christmas concert in December, so students can practice at home!​​​​ Concert choir songs.pdf

Leigh School Calendar 2022-2023

August 22, 2022
This shows the dates for professional development days, holidays and when school is not in session for students Leigh School Calendar (Schools) 2022-23 (FINAL).pdf

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...

School Cash Online System

May 25, 2016
Here is the link to sign up.  It is an online payment system that allows for parents to pay for school field trips, activities and other school items on line.  You will just need to sign up one time.

Leigh Office will reopen August 26th.

July 04, 2013
The office is now closed for the Summer and will reopen on August 26th.  If you are looking to register your child at Leigh, please look at the registration information under the "About Leigh" header.  It will contain the information that you will need in order to be able to register...

Last Day of School

June 27, 2013
A number of families have enquired about what time does school end today, and today is a regular dismissal day.  That being said there are a number of parents who are wishing to take their children home at lunch today.  If you are choosing to do so please make sure that...

Grade 1 Fieldtrip

May 07, 2013

Leigh is open

April 17, 2013
The problem has been fixed and the school is open

Power is on at Leigh

March 14, 2013

School District Calendar 2013-2014 feedback

January 30, 2013
The district is seeking feedback on their proposed calendar for next year.  If you have time, please respond to the survey below:

Hot Lunch Forms on-line

January 28, 2013
The Hot Lunch program will now be available on line.  Please go to the parents page: to find the ordering information.

The school is open

December 19, 2012
The district decision to close needs to occur by 6:30 a.m. so that families can plan and make alternate arrangements should schools be closed.  While the District tries to make the best decision with the information we have the weather changes quickly for the worse or for the better.   Schools are...

Kindergarten registration

December 18, 2012
Please visit the School District Website for information about Kindergarten Registration under the Schools tab.  Registration starts on February 5th.


October 30, 2012
There will be a few Halloween Activities on Halloween day.  After lunch we will have a parade and a few songs.  Students are asked to leave scary costumes and any items that could protray violence at home.  We would also like for all accessories to be left home as well as...

Beyond the Bell, starting Oct 15

October 04, 2012
Port Coquitlam Parks and Recreation in Partnership with Leigh Elementary School introduces: Rec Fun Monday’s in the Gym 3:00 – 4:30 pm Session 2: 101932 Oct 15 – Nov 5 $34.75 Session 3: 101796 Nov 21 – 28 $13.90 Our goal is to offer an easily accessible, age-appropriate recreation program where...

School Calendar Updated

September 28, 2012
We have updated the school calendar to include report card dates and early dismissals.  Please open up the School Calendar 2012-2013 under publications for the additional dates.

Picture Day

September 24, 2012
Friday Sept 28th will be our School picture day.  Students will be having their individual pictures taken on Friday.  Please make sure that your child brings a change of clothes as it is also our Terry Fox Run day.

Terry Fox Run

September 24, 2012
We will be having our Terry Fox run on Sept 28th at 2pm.  We are hoping each child will be able to bring a Toonie for Terry.  We are looking forward to a fun run, rain or shine.

Kids Plus™ Accident Insurance

September 19, 2012
Kids Plus™ Accident Insurance For your convenience, we have made arrangements for families to voluntarily purchase student accident insurance through the Kids Plus™ Accident Insurance program, underwritten by Industrial Alliance Insurance and Financial Services Inc.   Kids Plus™ Accident Insurance offers protection against the unexpected costs of injury from accidents, and is...

Meet the Teacher night

September 17, 2012
Just a reminder that we will be having our Meet the Teacher night on Wednesday September 19th from 6:30pm - 7:30pm.  We look forward to meeting you.

School and Community Survey

April 12, 2012
As part of our on-going reflection and development as a school and community partner, we would appreciate if you would please provide feedback and opinions on topics relating to our school and community as a whole.   Click here to take our survey.

Centennial Lunch Order for September

June 28, 2011
Due to the school office by Sept 8th.

Health Link BC

November 15, 2010
Click here to access non-emergency health services in BC.

Great Leigh Lauch

October 07, 2010
For Information go to the top of the page under Programs and Services, and look under Clubs

Egg Drop Day

May 12, 2010
Egg Drop at 12:20pm

District Survey on Spring Break 2011

April 28, 2010
Please see the disctrict web site here to complete a brief survey. 

All Day Kindergarten Q&A

January 25, 2010
Click here for more information on all day kindergarten.

Student Agendas Available Now

September 15, 2009
Please see classroom teachers for student agendas.  The agendas contain the Leigh Student Handbook as well as summaries of important school district policies and procedures.

Leigh Elementary School

1230 Soball Street, Coquitlam BC
V3B 3H7
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