Safer schools on the way for Surrey families (flickr.com)

Media Contacts

Ministry of Education

Government Communications and Public Engagement
250 356-5963

Backgrounders

New and expanded schools coming to Surrey
  • Budget 2019 includes a record $2.7 billion in school capital funding.
  • Since September 2017, the Government of B.C. has announced a total of $1.6 billion for school capital investments throughout the province. This includes more than 10,000 new student spaces in fast-growing communities like Surrey, Chilliwack, Langford and Fort St. John, and more than 23,000 seismically safe student spaces at high-risk schools. 
  • The following school expansion projects are underway in Surrey, with expected completion dates:
    • Panorama Park Elementary (200-seat addition, October 2019)
    • Pacific Heights Elementary (300-seat addition, April 2020)
    • Coyote Creek Elementary (100-seat addition, September 2020)
    • Frost Road Elementary (150-seat addition, September 2020)
    • Sullivan Elementary (200-seat addition, September 2020)
    • Maddaugh Road Elementary (605-seat new school, January 2021)
    • Edgewood Drive Elementary (655-seat new school,  January 2021)
    • Douglas-area elementary (new 605-seat school, January 2021)
    • Grandview Heights Secondary (new 1,500-seat school, September 2021)
    • Sullivan Heights Secondary (700-seat addition, September 2021)
    • Regent Road Elementary (new 655-seat school, January 2022)