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The Elementary School at UniverCity

This presentation outlines the proposed curriculum and policies for the new Green Elementary school scheduled to open in September 2010. Click here to read the pdf version. The new elementary school will offere a learning environment that encourages engagement of children and faculty of Simon Fraser University. It will be a learning environment that supports collaboration, conversation and contemplation.


Beginning February 1, 2010:

Cross District or out of District deadline February 28, 2010

2 Options:

  1. At the school your child is currently attending
  2. At a location to be determined in UniverCity during the month February


  • A Green School
  • A school that utilizes design and technology to advance and support environmental sustainability
  • School building and grounds that teach and practice environmental sustainability
  • LEED Gold –Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design –first renovation in BC to meet these standards