Learning, caring and growing together

Welcome to Quilchena

WELCOME TO QUILCHENA ELEMENTARY
Quilchena is a vibrant school community on the west side of Richmond.  We strive to create an active, respectful learning community which focusses on environmental stewardship, academic excellence and positive social interactions.  Quilchena Cyclones show respect for the community, for others and for themselves.

Quilchena Elementary School  (1974- )  Official Opening October 3, 1975

The name Quilchena comes from the Salish word meaning "flat land near water." The intent of the School Board was to recognize the fact that a First Nation’s settlement had been located near this site.

 

40TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

OUR 40TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION IS FRIDAY, MAY 27.  PLEASE SEE THE ATTACHED FLYER FOR DETAILS.

SCHOOL CLOSURE UPDATE

Thank you to all of the parents, students and staff who came out to support Quilchena at the recent open houses.  Seeing the boards for all 16 schools will have given everyone a...

SUPPORT QUILCHENA AT THE OPEN HOUSE

The PAC is asking Quilchena parents to come out and support the school at the Open House at Hugh Boyd Secondary on Thursday, May 19 between 6:30 and 8:30.  Please come to Boyd to...