The top 5 Elementary Schools in Burnaby
Holy Cross Elementary
Holy Cross Elementary is a Burnaby private catholic elementary school located in Brentwood. Ranked a perfect 10 out of 10 by the Fraser Institute, Holy Cross is tied for the best private elementary school in Burnaby. They combined faith and curriculum to create a joyous and challenging place of learning. Each child is encouraged to grow intellectually, physically, socially, aesthetically and above all, spiritually. Preparing their students to be responsible and active members of their community..
St. Helen's Elementary
St Helen’s is a Burnaby private catholic elementary school located in Burnaby heights. Ranked a 9.7 by the Fraser Institute, St Helen’s is one of the best private schools Burnaby has to offer. The school utilizes the core philosophies of "Second Home" and "Excellence" believing students need time to do their best, and by taking part in school life and its curriculum, they will achieve great things. Their teachers guide students towards excellence in spiritual, academic, physical, social and emotional development.
John Knox Christian School
John Knox is a Burnaby private christian school with their elementary campus located in Burnaby and a secondary school campus in New Westminster. Ranked an 8.2 according to the Fraser institute it is no surprise John Knox boasts over 650 students across both their campuses. They focus on creating committed and caring relationships between their teachers and students. Helping to develop and exhibit strong critical thinking skills and a growing understanding of competing worldviews in their students.
Buckingham Elementary is a Burnaby public elementary school located next to Burnaby lake in Buckingham heights. Ranking 8.1 according to the Fraser Institute, Buckingham is the highest ranked public elementary school in Burnaby. By promoting a safe and nurturing environment that recognizes the unique learning styles of each student. This school aims to encourage social responsibility and lifelong learning in their high achieving students.
Suncrest is a public Burnaby elementary school located just south of Burnaby’s central park. Ranking as one of the top 5 Burnaby elementary schools for the last 10 years Suncrest remains a popular choice for families in the area. Suncrest is committed to providing a strong academic program for all students from every background. Providing an environment which encourages their students to improve their understanding, confidence, academic proficiency and problem solving skills from a young age.