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School District No. 43 (Coquitlam)
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Strong Start- First Tuesday of Month CLOSED

November 07, 2023
​All strong start will be closed on the first Tuesday of every month. 

Welcome Back Letter

August 30, 2023
Please see the attached. ​


February 02, 2021
Please see the publications tab for the Roy Stibbs Newsletters. ​

Kindergarten Registration

January 11, 2021
​It’s that time of year again. Kindergarten registration for 2021/2022 will be held starting W ednesday, January 27th to Thursday, February 4th.  
If you have a child born in 2016 please make sure to register.  Registration will be online via email ​

Please make sure to check...

Halloween Information

October 28, 2020
​ Good morning Parents and Caregivers,  just a quick update for Halloween on Friday. We ask that students arrive in costume (with a change of clothes if they become uncomfortable) As we have strict protocol around one student being in the bathroom at a time, having all change into costumes at lunch...

Thank You Parents and Guardians!

June 10, 2020
​Please watch the video!

Payments online

March 04, 2020
Please see the attached instructions regarding moving towards Payments online here at Roy Stibbs Elementary ​

No Toboggans, Sleds, Magic Carpets etc.

January 14, 2020
​ Dear parents/guardians, I am asking that all toboggans, sleds, magic carpets etc. be kept at home. You are welcome to bring them after school if you are able to stay and supervise your child on the hill out back. There were far too many dangerous misses today despite adult supervision,...

Kindergarten Registration

January 09, 2020
Kindergarten registration It's that time of year again. Kindergarten registration for 2020/2021 will be held starting Monday, February 3 rd to Wednesday, February 5 th  . If you have a child born in 2015 please make sure to come by and register. If you have any neighbors or friends who have...

Roy Stibbs 50th Anniversary Celebration

October 21, 2019
​Please see the attached invitation for details. 

Lunch Program

August 29, 2019
Due Thursday, September 5th at 9:00 a.m.​

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...

Welcome Back Letter

August 29, 2018
lease see the attachment for the Welcome Back Letter. Kindergarten Parents - Please refer to the letter that was sent to you in July. If you did not receive that letter please email Ms. Kassian at


Kindergarten Registration

January 25, 2018
Registration for the 2017/2018 school year for Kindergarten programs within School District No. 43 (Coquitlam) will take place February 5 th to February 7 th in all elementary schools during regular school hours .  To register, your child must be five years old before December 31, 2018 . REQUIRED DOCUMENTS BY...

Safety Concerns

January 25, 2018
As some of you may have seen, we had an RCMP officer visit the school last month to monitor the traffic out front. He did need to stop a few drivers for a few different reasons. As a parent and school community, we need to remember to abide by the rules...

Purdy's Fundraiser!

November 06, 2017
​ "You can't buy HAPPINESS but you can buy CHOCOLATE and that's kind of the same thing." Please contac the office if you have any questions


October 23, 2017

Entertainment Book Fundraiser

September 27, 2017
Your support is needed for our Entertainment Book Fundraiser to help us raise money for NEW SPORTS EQUIPMENT! Every student was sent home an Entertainment Book package! Each book is only $30! If every student at our school sells 2 books, our school will earn $5,760! It's a WIN, WIN, WIN!!!!...

Family Portrait Night

September 27, 2017
​ Family Portrait Night Lifetouch will be bringing their portrait studios to our school on: Tuesday, October 10 th and Wednesday October 11 th As a fundraiser for our school, Lifetouch will be setting up their portable studio in our school. It will provide you with the opportunity to have a...

Kindergarten Registration Information

January 11, 2017
​Registration begins on Tuesday, January 31st to Thursday, February 2nd from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.   Attached you will find the list of documents needed to register your child.

Upcoming Events This School Year

November 02, 2016
We want to make sure that you had advance notice of some events for your calendar this year. Please save the following dates: ·         Dec  14 th 1:00pm-  Afternoon Sing-a-Long (each class will be coming up on stage and leading us in a familiar Christmas songs)    There will be No...

Welcome Back!

August 30, 2016
Please see the attachment

Roy Stibbs 2nd Annual Carnival

May 19, 2016
Friday- May 27th 4pm-7pm   Please see the attachment

Kindergarten Registration Information

January 13, 2016
Registration will be Tuesday, February 2nd to Thursday February 4th.   Registration will begin at 8:00 a.m.

First Day Information

September 02, 2015
Welcome Back!!!! Tuesday, September 8 th , 2015     What To Expect Today   8:45         Doors Open – All students and families, please join us in the gym.   8:55         Welcome Back Assembly                 Brief welcome and introductions followed by instructions for the rest of the morning.   9:10         Students will report to last year’s class...

Coquitlam RCMP Online Community Survey Launches on May 4th

May 11, 2015
File # Public Advisory
2015-05-04 07:55 PDT Do you have views on how the Coquitlam RCMP serves your community? We want to hear from you! Between May 4th and June 15th the Coquitlam RCMP is conducting a confidential online community survey for anyone who lives, works, studies or plays in...

Adults - Act Now To Take High School Credit Courses Tuition-Free

January 23, 2015
Please open attachment for details *High School Credit for Adults: as of May 1, Graduated Adults (those who have graduated anywhere in the world and are 19+ as of July 1 st ) are no longer ‘tuition-free’ so it is critical to get the word out. NOW is the time to...

Kindergarten Registration

January 09, 2015
Kindergarten Registration will be taking place in all elementary schools on Tuesday, February 3rd to Thursday, February 5th. Registration will start at  8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.   To register, your child must be five years old before December 31, 2015 .   Attached you will find the list of documents that are...

School District 43 is going Green!

December 12, 2014
School District 43 is going Green! “Food isn’t waste, so put it in its place”   Starting January 2015, School District No.43 (Coquitlam) is joining Municipalities, public and private organizations throughout Metro Vancouver to reduce waste in local landfills.   School District No.43 (Coquitlam) is taking action and enforcing the mandate of recycling...

Roy Stibbs Updates

October 20, 2014
A couple of reminders about the next two weeks J   ·         Roy Stibbs Elementary Picture Day is this Wednesday, October 22 nd Make Picture Day easy with tips from Lifetouch School Portraits: Portrait Tips Satisfaction guarantee: Love your portrait or Lifetouch will retake it (or refund it).   ·         Pro-D...

Kindergarten School Start Date Information

September 19, 2014
  Please open to read about Kindergarten School Start Details  

School Starts Monday September 22nd for Grades 1-5

September 19, 2014
I am so happy to be able to tell you that school will be starting on Monday, September 22. You will find  attached a letter from Superintendent, Tom Grant regarding the school start up.   Here is the information regarding the first week for Roy Stibbs.    If you know of any new...

Letter From Superintendent Tom Grant re September 22

September 17, 2014
Please see attached letter from Tom Grant re September 22.  I will email and post details regarding Roy Stibbs start up as soon as the start date is confirmed.

No Date but General Start Up Information

September 11, 2014
Please find attached the body of an email I sent out to parents.     If you are not receiving emails from me it could be that you did not supply us with an email, or we have the incorrect email, or it is going to your junk email.  Please feel free to...

Information about the Ministry of Finance $40 application

September 02, 2014
Hello Everyone   I am so sorry that all our families are struggling to make alternate arrangements for their children.  The teachers, support staff and I share your frustration and wish that school was starting in the normal fashion.   I have had many calls asking when school will start and...

Letter regarding Cancellation of Summer School

July 03, 2014
Please find attached a letter from Coquitlam School District Superintendent, Tom Grant, regarding Summer Learner.

Roy Stibbs Elementary School

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