The Burke Mountain Community is part of Coquitlam's School District #43, serving the community of Coquitlam as well as the neighbouring communities of Anmore, Belcarra, Port Coquitlam and Port Moody.  Current schools for the Burke Mountain area are Leigh Elementary, Minnekhada Middle School, Kwayquitlam Middle School and Terry Fox Secondary School.

Also located nearby are Douglas College and Simon Fraser University, with many options available for adult education and recreational learning.

There are plans to build the first Burke Mountain elementary school on Queenston Avenue in the Smiling Creek neighbourhood. Already under construction, Smiling Creek Elementary School is scheduled to open September 2018.

When fully developed, Burke Mountain will feature five elementary schools, two middle schools and one high school.

Smiling Creek Elementary - Opening Fall 2018

Princeton Avenue, Coquitlam, BC

Leigh Elementary - 604-941-8661

1230 Soball Street, Coquitlam, BC

Website: www.sd43.bc.ca/leigh

Minnekhada Middle School - 604-942-0261

1390 Laurier Avenue, Port Coquitlam, BC

Website: www.sd43.bc.ca/minnekhada

Kwayquitlam Middle School - 604-942-1835

3280 Flint Street, Port Coquitlam, BC

Website: www.sd43.bc.ca/kway

Terry Fox Secondary School - 604-941-5401

1260 Riverwood Gate, Port Coquitlam

Website: www.sd43.bc.ca/terryfox

Douglas College - 604-527-5400

1250 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam, BC

Website: www.douglas.bc.ca

Simon Fraser University - 778-782-3111

8888 University Drive, Burnaby, BC 

Website: www.sfu.ca

For more detailed information on elementary, middle and secondary schools (including French immersion) in the area, please check the school locator and School Disctrict 43 map.

Complete List of Coquitlam Schools


Alderson Harbour View Panorama Heights
Anmore Hazel Trembath Parkland
Aspenwood Heritage Mountain Pinetree Way
Baker Drive Irvine Pleasantside
Birchland James Park Porter Street 
Blakeburn Kilmer R. C. MacDonald
Bramblewood Leigh Ranch Park
Cape Horn Lord Baden-Powell Riverview Park
Castle Park Mary Hill Rochester
Cedar Drive MeadowBrook Roy Stibbs
Central Community Miller Park Seaview Community
Coquitlam River Moody Elementary Walton
Eagle Ridge Mountain Meadows Westwood
Glen Mountain View  
Glenayre Mundy Road  
Hampton Park Nestor




 Banting  Maillard  Pitt River Community
 Citadel  Maple Creek  Scott Creek
 Como Lake  Minnekhada  Summit
 Hillcrest  Montgomery  Coquitlam Open Learning
 Kwayhquitlum  Moody  



 CABE  Heritage Woods  Terry Fox
 Centennial  Pinetree  Coquitlam Continuing Education
 Dr. Charles Best  Port Moody  
 Gleneagle  Riverside