WEST BOUNDARY & BEAVERDELL
Dates to Remember
January 18 - Grade 6/7 Chili/Bingo
January 24 - Ski Fitting
January 24 - Literacy Day @ GES
February 1 - Ski Day
February 6 (Unconfirmed) - Skating
February 7 - Grade 6/7 meeting @ WBES
February 12 - Family Day
February 16 - Ski Day
February 28 (Unconfirmed) - Pink Day
March 5 - Ski Day
March 8 - 100th Day, Report Cards Home
March 12 - Primary Ski Day
From the School Board Office
Parent and Guardian Letter from the Provincial Health Officer regarding drugs.
Follow the link for the Parent Consultaion Questions 2017
Follow the link for the 'Take Me Outside' poster
Follow the link for the EDI Newsletter.
School District Facebook Page
The school district has launched a Facebook page to assist in communicating with parents.
The page can be found at www.facebook.com/sd51boundary
West Boundary Elementary School is committed to providing a healthy and comfortable school environment for our students, staff, and parents. It is our expectation that this move to a scent-free school be respected and supported by the entire West Boundary Elementary School community. Effective January 1, 2017, we request that anyone coming into WBES refrain from using or wearing scented and fragranced products; in addition, use of scented products while in the building is prohibited throughout the school. Thank you in advance for your cooperation.
UPCOMING EVENTS & INFORMATION IN OUR DISTRICT
Click on this link to go to the School District Website
Paperless & Green
WBES is going green. In an attempt to go GREEN & become paperless, we would like to have our school news letter go out by email. Please send an email to Darla at email@example.com to request your name be added to the email list.
Information and Resources
Mrs. Sarah Bond has started a Self Regulation Blog
please click on the link below to access the site.
Student Registration Forms - click here
WE ARE NOW ACCEPTING KINDERGARDEN REGISTRATION FOR 2017/2018
If your child will be five years of age on or before December 31, 2017, he or she is eligible to begin kindergarten in September 2017. Drop by the school to register and remember to bring your child's birth certificate and Care Card.
School Supply Information
School supply bulk purchase program. Please see the attached information sheet with school supply information and costs for this years school supply.
West Boundary & Beaverdell Elementary School Supply List for 2017/2018
Looking for ways to help your kids with homework?
Check out the link "Homework Help" in the Quick links menu to the right
WHY CAN'T I SKIP MY 20 MINUTES OF READING TONIGHT?
click here to see why
Please call the office at 250-446-2724 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
if your child/ren will be absent.
All students must have a permission note from parent/s for any activity after school.
MOVED? NEW PHONE NUMBER? ALLERGIES OR MEDICAL CONDITIONS?
We must have up-to-date information in order to contact parents in an emergency. Please call or email the school office if you have changed addresses, phone numbers, email addresses, etc. Also, please let us know if there has been a change to your child's health or home situation that the school needs to be aware of.
Full Day Kindergarten Information Pamphlet - Click Here
Community Meeting Role of Parents/Adult Caregivers Handout -
HEAD LICE - Cases of head lice have been reported to the school office. Please check your child’s hair for head lice on a weekly basis and, if necessary, on a daily basis. Interior Health's website has information on how to check for and treat head lice:
New Offerings at Learn BC
The Virtual School Society added four new interactive courses for Kindergarten to Grade 2 children called the Edmark House series on our LearnNowBC website. These online courses are available to parents and children, and can be accessed by both PC and Mac users at school or anywhere web access is available. They are free of charge. They are available in four titles in four subject areas.
Check them out!
Boundary Outreach StrongStart
West Boundary Elementary School is an Early Childhood Educator and community partner that offers an early learning program designed to work in partnership with parents and/or caregivers. This is for preschool children 5 and under. This drop in program is free of charge.
Hours of Operation - WBES
~~~~~ Tuesdays 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
~~~~~ Thursdays 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Hours of Operation - BES
~~~~~ Tuesdays 9:00 am to 11:30 am
Registration forms can be picked up at West Boundary Elementary School.
For more information please contact Ellen at 250-442-2267 or 1-877-442-5355 Ext. 161
Public Health Bulletin - Update - Click here