Several Vancouver schools back on the chopping block, school board report shows

Image result for Several Vancouver schools back on the chopping block, school board report showsSchool closures are back on the table in Vancouver.

The Vancouver School Board quietly released a draft long range facilities plan on Friday afternoon, naming more than two dozen elementary and high-schools that are in danger of getting shut down.

The 30 schools listed in the report have been identified as being low in enrollment and at high risk in an earthquake.

The following schools are on the list:

  • Bayview Elementary
  • Queen Elizabeth Elementary
  • Queen Mary Elementary
  • Britannia Elementary
  • Grandview Elementary
  • Queen Alexandra Elementary
  • Admiral Seymour Elementary
  • George T. Cunningham Elementary
  • Tecumseh Elementary
  • Tecumseh Annex
  • Waverley Elementary
  • John Henderson Elementary
  • Sir Alexander MacKenzie Elementary
  • Walter Moberly Elementary
  • Pierre Elliot Trudeau Elementary
  • Sir Guy Carleton Elementary
  • Champlain Heights Elementary
  • Champlain Heights Annex
  • Captain James Cook Elementary
  • Dr. H. N. MacCorkindale Elementary
  • Sir John Franklin Elementary
  • Hastings Elementary
  • Dr. A. R. Lord Elementary
  • Graham D. Bruce Elementary
  • Collingwood Annex
  • Sir Wilfred Grenfell Elementary
  • Nootka Elementary
  • Renfrew Elementary
  • Thunderbird Elementary
  • Windermere Secondary

The school board said these are not formal recommendations, just possibilities.

 

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