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Punjabi Language (5-8)

Program Description: 

The Punjabi Language Program is a four-year course offered as an alternative to French to meet curriculum second language requirements. Students begin their study of Punjabi in Grade 5 and remain in the program for grades 6 and 7. Students are expected to stay in the program through grade 8.  The course is based on the B.C. Punjabi as a Second Language curriculum and is taught by a teacher fluent in Punjabi.

Elementary Punjabi will be offered at the following schools pending community interest. Students from neighbouring schools may also register if space is available.

Locations:
Beaver Creek Elementary, 6505 - 123A Street, Surrey, B.C. Phone: 604-572-6911
Chimney Hill Elementary, 14755 - 74 Avenue, Surrey, B.C. Phone: 604-592-2913
Green Timbers Elementary, 8824 - 144 Street, Surrey, B.C. Phone: 604-588-5961
Newton Elementary, 13359 - 81 Avenue, Surrey, B.C. Phone: 604-596-8621
Strawberry Hill Elementary, 7633 - 124 Street, Surrey, B.C. Phone: 604-596-5533
T.E. Scott Elementary, 7079 - 148 Street, Surrey, B.C. Phone: 604-596-0357

Punjabi 8

Grade 8 students can choose to attend Enver Creek Secondary, Frank Hurt Secondary, Princess Margaret Secondary or Tamanawis Secondary for their Grade 8 Punjabi Language Course.

Locations:
Enver Creek Secondary, 14505 - 84 Avenue, Surrey, B.C. Phone: 604-543-8149
Frank Hurt Secondary, 13940 -77 Avenue, Surrey B.C. Phone: 604-590-1311
Princess Margaret Secondary, 12870 - 72 Avenue, Surrey, B.C. Phone: 604-594-5458
Tamanawis Secondary, 12600 - 66 Avenue, Surrey, B.C. Phone: 604-597-5234

Punjabi Secondary Programs

Eight high schools in Surrey offer senior Punjabi courses. Punjabi 11 (not Intro Punjabi 11) meets the language requirement for entrance into some universities.

Locations:
Enver Creek Secondary, 14505 - 84 Avenue, Surrey, B.C. Phone: 604-543-8149
Frank Hurt Secondary, 13940 - 77 Avenue, Surrey, B.C. Phone: 604-590-1311
L.A. Matheson Secondary, 9484 - 122 Street, Surrey, B.C. Phone: 604-588-3418
Panorama Ridge Secondary, 13220 - 64 Avenue, Surrey, B.C. Phone: 604-595-8890
Princess Margaret Secondary, 12870 - 72 Avenue, Surrey, B.C. Phone: 604-594-5458
Queen Elizabeth Secondary, 9457 King George Boulevard, Surrey, B.C. Phone: 604-588-1258
Sullivan Heights Secondary, 6248 - 144 Street, Surrey, B.C. Phone: 604-543-8749
Tamanawis Secondary, 12600 - 66 Avenue, Surrey, B.C. Phone: 604-597-5234

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