School District 44 - Handsworth Secondary

handsworth secondary

Project Status: Occupied

City/Town:  North Vancouver

Project Scope: The project includes seismically replacing the at-risk school with a modern, 21st century school building on the current property’s west side and will have the capacity to accommodate 1,200 grade 8 to 12 students.  Construction of the new Handsworth Secondary will allow students to stay in the current building while the work is completed. Upon completion, the current building will be demolished and replaced with a new grass field. The replacement school will be LEED Gold level or equivalent.

Estimated Project Value: $62.3M

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Project Website

Estimated Project Milestones

  • Tender and Award: Winter 2020
  • Construction Initiation: Spring 2020
  • Occupancy: Fall 2022

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School District Project Contact

Jim MacKenzie
Director of Facilities, Maintenance & Planning