Last Updated: October 13, 2017 2:36 PM


Teachers

Mrs. Carrie Mader
Mr. Matt Burke
Mrs. Jennifer MacDonald
Ms. Denise Baird
Ms. Angela Bragg
Ms. Anna Lautard

BEAVERDELL

Mr. Christoper Hayes


District Sites

School District #51


East


Christina Lake Elementary
Hutton Elementary
Perley Elementary
Grand Forks Secondary
Fred Walker Learning Centre

West


Greenwood Elementary
Midway Elementary
Boundary Central Secondary
West Boundary Elementary
Beaverdell Elementary
Big White

School Calendars

BES 2017 - 2018
WBES 2017 - 2018

School Newsletters

September 14, 2017
September 28, 2017
October 13, 2017


 

News        




WEST BOUNDARY & BEAVERDELL
Dates to Remember

Oct. 19 – K.V. Prov. Park
Oct. 20 – BC Prov. Day
Oct. 23 – AbEd in the K/1 Room
Oct. 31 – Halloween/Pumpkin Run
Nov. 9 – Remembrance Day Service
Nov. 15 – Early Dismissal
Nov. 30 – Report Cards Home


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

Newpaper IconFollow the link for the 'Take Me Outside' poster

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


Scent Free

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 darla.ashton@sd51.bc.ca to request your name be added to the email list.


Information and Resources

SELF REGULATION

Mrs. Sarah Bond has started a Self Regulation Blog
please click on the link below to access the site.

http://heartoftheclassroom.wordpress.com


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

Newspaper IconSchool 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


Reminders

Please call the office at 250-446-2724 or email darla.ashton@sd51.bc.ca
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 -
Click Here

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:

http://www.interiorhealth.ca/YourHealth/SchoolHealth/HeadLice/Pages/default.asp


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

http://www.interiorhealth.ca/school_health.aspx

Public Health Bulletin - Update - Click here


 

 

 

Bell Schedule

8:19 - 10:10 In session
10:10 - 10:40 Recess
10:40 - 12:30 In session
12:30 - 1:30 Lunch
1:30 - 3:31 In session


 


School Code of Conduct
School Plan

School Supply Lists

Beaverdell and West Boundary Elementary School's are pleased to provide bulk pricing for individual school supplies. Prices will be comparable to last year and announced at the beginning of the school year. In addition to paying for your child(s) supplies bundle, they will be required to provide a gym strip and runners. Grades 5,6, & 7 students will be asked to provide a zippered three ring binder as well. See below for a listing of the supplies that will be provided.

Beaverdell

Grade K
Grade 1
Grade 2 - 3

West Boundary Elementary

Grade K
Grade 1 - 2
Grade 3 - 4
Grade 5 - 7