School District 60 - Margaret "Ma" Murray Community School

Margaret “Ma” Murray Community School

Project Status:  Occupied

City/Town:  Fort St. John

Project Scope: This project includes constructing a new school to accommodate growing enrolment. The Margaret “Ma” Murray Community School project will be large enough to welcome 365 K-5 students (40 kindergarten spaces and 325 elementary spaces). At 4,000 square metres, the state-of-the-art building will give students the learning spaces they need to succeed by supporting B.C.’s new curriculum. Designed to be a central hub of the community, the new school will provide space for local services that will benefit many area families, including a Neighbourhood Learning Centre and a StrongStart Centre.

Estimated Project Value: $26.6M

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Estimated Project Milestones

  • Tender and Award: Spring 2016
  • Construction Initiation: Summer 2016
  • Occupancy: Fall 2018            

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School District Project Contact

Project Manager Doug Boyd
Phone: 250-262-6000