School District 52 - Haida Gwaii

Project Status: Design

City/Town: Masset

Project Scope:  This project includes the amalgamation of Tahayghen Elementary into Gudangaay Tlaats’gaa Naay Secondary school to create one K-12 school. The amalgamation will include renovations and seismic upgrading to the existing school. The project will also include a tsunami tower to provide safe space for the students and faculty in the case of an earthquake.

Estimated Project Value:   $16.48 million

News Release:  Safer school, tsunami evacuation tower coming to Haida Gwaii

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Estimated Project Milestones

Tender and Award: Summer 2021
Construction Initiation: Summer 2021
Occupancy: Fall 2022

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School District Project Contact

Project Manager: Lao Peerless
E-mail:              Phone: 250-559-8471 ext. 107