Last Updated: November 19, 2018 9:11 AM


The Ministry is pleased to announce the new erase website is now live:

https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/
content/erase

In addition to bullying and violence prevention, the new erase site includes information and resources on online safety, mental well-being, substance use, and sexual orientation and gender identity. The site was created following extensive consultation with students, parents and educators. Please visit the new erase site for more information

Teachers

Mrs. Carrie Mader
Mrs. Jennifer MacDonald
Mrs. Janine Fraser
Mr. Greg Smythe
Ms. Angela Bragg
Ms. Anna Lautard

BEAVERDELL

Ms. Carolina Montani

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

WBES 2018 - 2019

School Newsletters

September 13, 2018
September 27, 2018
October 12, 2018
October 29, 2018
November 8, 2018


News        






WEST BOUNDARY & BEAVERDELL
Dates to Remember

Nov. 11 – Remembrance Day
Nov. 29 – Report Cards home
Dec. 5 – Recognition Assembly
Dec. 12 – Christmas Concert
Dec. 18 – PJ Day/Craft Day


From the School Board Office

Cannabis letter for parents.

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


Student Registration Forms - click here

WE ARE NOW ACCEPTING KINDERGARDEN REGISTRATION FOR 2018/2019

If your child will be five years of age on or before December 31, 2018, he or she is eligible to begin kindergarten in September 2018. Drop by the school to register and remember to bring your child's Birth Certificate and Care Card.



School Supply Information

Newspaper IconBulk school supply purchase program has been cancelled. Individual classroom school supply lists can be found in the right margin.


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 newsletter 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

Parent's Guide to Social and Emotional Development

http://www.parenttoolkit.com/social-and-emotional-development/advice/parents-guide-to-social-and-emotional-development



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



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.






 

Bell Schedule

WBES
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

BES

8:20 - 10:15 In session
10:15 - 10:30 Recess
10:30 - 12:30 In session
12:30 - 1:30 Lunch
1:30 - 3:17 In session



 

School Code of Conduct
School Plan

 

School Supply Lists
Beaverdell

Grade K, 1, 2, 3

West Boundary Elementary

Grade K MacDonald-Mader
Grade 1 MacDonald-Mader
Grade 1, 2, 3 Fraser
Grade 4, 5, 6, 7

Hot Lunch Program

Please note that all lunch orders must use the order form below. Plese print and submit to your child's teacher. One form per student.

October 2018
December 2018