Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 5/7/2019 - 7:00 PM
Category: Operations
Type: Action
Subject: 7.7 Eligible School Site Proposal
Student Achievement Plan:
File Attachment:
2019 May 7 Staff Report_SSAC Eligible School Site Proposal.pdf
Recommendation: THAT based on consultation with the City of Abbotsford and Fraser Valley Regional District on the Eligible School Sites Proposal (ESSP), the Board of Education estimates there will be 8,850 eligible development units constructed in the School District over the next 10 years (Table 1); and

THAT these 8,850 new development units will be home to an estimated 2,439 school age children (Table 1); and

THAT the School Board expects one (1) new school site and one (1) expansion over the ten-year period will be required as the result of this growth in the school district and the site acquisitions will be located as presented in Table 2; and

THAT according to Ministry of Education site standards, these sites will require in total 4.56 hectares. These sites should be purchased within ten years and, at current serviced land costs, the land will cost approximately $14,084,700; and

THAT the Eligible School Sites Proposal be incorporated in the 2020-21 Capital Plan.
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Tracy Orobko - Executive Assistant
Signed By:
Ray Velestuk - Secretary-Treasurer
Vote Results: