Located East Central in Saskatoon, West College Park is made up of single-family detached houses and multiple unit condominiums. According to MLS listings, as of 2016, the average amount for a house was $348,630.
Until 1911, 8th Street was used as a dairy farm operated by George Stephenson, and the intersection of 8th Street and Acadia was commonly known as Stephenson’s Corner. Residential construction ran from 1961 to 1980.
There are three schools located in West College Park:
École College Park School is a public elementary school located at 3440 Harrington Street. For more information about this public elementary school, click here:
Cardinal Leger School is a Catholic elementary school located at 141 Campion Crescent. For more information about this Catholic elementary school, click here:
Evan Hardy Collegiate is a public high school located at 605 Acadia Drive. For more information about this public high school, click here:
There are three parks in the area, and the College Park Community Association organizes events and fundraisers for all ages in these parks. The parks are as follows:
There are two malls located on 8th Street, Circle Centre Mall and College Park Mall.
The Griffin Takeaway is known for their delicious sandwiches, and their wide variety of bakery options, including gluten free and vegan. For more information about Griffin Takeaway, click here:
West College Park is 4.2 km from the University of Saskatchewan. For bus route, click here:
West College Park is 9.2 km from Saskatchewan Polytechnic, Kelsey Campus. For bus route, click here:
College Park Recreation Association is the College Park website that displays news and upcoming events in the community. For more information about what is happening in this neighborhood, go to www.collegeparksaskatoon.com
Fun fact: The streets are named after Canadian universities and their professors.