School District 39 - Lord Selkirk Elementary

lord selkirk elementary

Project Status: Occupied

City/Town: Vancouver

Project Scope:  This project includes seismic upgrades to one building of the school. Lord Selkirk has three buildings, two of which were upgraded in 1996 and are seismically safe. The building being upgraded is a Heritage A category building built in two phases between 1898 and 1922. The heritage design of the building undergoing seismic upgrades will be retained. Students from kindergarten to Grade 5 at Lord Selkirk Elementary will remain on their school sites during construction. Students in grades 6 and 7 will be temporarily accommodated at another swing space within the district.

Estimated Project Value:  $5.7 million

News Release:  Safer schools coming to better protect Vancouver students

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Estimated Project Milestones

Tender and Award: Spring 2020
Construction Initiation: Summer 2020
Occupancy: Spring 2021

School District Project Contact

Project Manager:  Jim Meschino
Contact Number:  604-713-5285