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195 Barber Street, Port Moody, BC, V3H 3A8| Phone: 604.469.9288| Contact Us
Pleasantside Elementary School
School District No. 43 (Coquitlam)
Student Services
Our Student Services team is made up of teachers, support staff, the counsellor, and the Principal, Ms. Heather Birnie. Our primary goal is to develop strategies and programs for students with special learning needs and to refer students for specific district services if need be.

The following programs and services are available at our school:

Counselling: Social, emotional and academic support for students.

ESL:  Provides language acquisition, cultural and social development support for students whose primary language is not English.

Gifted: Programming designed to support the needs of students identified as gifted learners.

Learning Assistance: Learning support for students who have mild to moderate learning difficulties; services include assessment, consultation, collaborative planning and instruction.

Learning Resource Program: Learning support and instruction for those students who need adaptations or modifications to curriculum. Learning Assistance and Learning Resource programs are usually integrated including ESL instruction.

Skill Development Program: Learning support and instruction for students in low incidence special need categories; services include assessment, IEP development, programming and instruction, resource development.

If you have any questions or concerns, you are welcome to contact:

Krystle Pak, Student Services teacher

Mr. David Craik, Counsellor and Gifted teacher

Ms. Dawn Sasges, Speech/Language Pathologist

Pleasantside Elementary School

195 Barber Street, Port Moody BC
V3H 3A8
604.469.9288 604.937.8032 pleasantside@sd43.bc.ca
8:30 am - 3:30 pm
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