The Vancouver School Board is planning a new building for Bayview Elementary School. Students are scheduled to move into portables at Queen Elizabeth Elementary in September 2019, while the new structure is built on Bayview’s existing footprint. Students will be welcomed back to the current site in 2021.

The Bayview PAC Seismic Committee advocates for the best, safest school possible, as quickly as possible. To learn more, please explore the information below, look for one of our seismic committee members in the hallways at school, find us on twitter @BayviewSeismic, or e-mail We’d love to have your input!

Who’s on the Bayview Seismic Committee?

Tanya Kyi, Valia Thorburn, Cora Sheyka, Kathy Hobbs, Knut Boeck, Maria Dos Santos, Chris Harley, Sara Shneiderman, and Bryce Tupper

We send out a monthly update to a large number of interested parents. If you’d like to receive our updates, please email You can also follow us on Twitter at @BayviewSeismic and on the Bayview Community School Parents page on Facebook.