Ensuring quality learning opportunities
for vulnerable youth in Coquitlam


  • Accessible to all students, regardless of their financial situation
  • Respect individuality, including cultural differences
  • Respect and encourage choice
  • Foster social-emotional development: self confidence, self esteem, leadership skills, empathy
  • Provide positive adult mentoring and modeling
  • Provide opportunities to participate and contribute
  • Foster healthy behaviours
  • Provide a safe and supportive environment
  • Promote strong bonds between youth, school, their families, community and peers