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​​​Punjabi Language Program

(Grades 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.


Punjabi 5 - 7

Punjabi 5 - 7 is offered at six elementary schools. Students from neighbouring schools may also register if space is available.


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 Princess Margaret Secondary or Tamanawis Secondary for their Grade 8 Punjabi Language Course.


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.


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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