WEST BOUNDARY & BEAVERDELL
Dates to Remember
Mar. 14 - 3rd Intermediate Ski Day
Apr. 2 – 11 – Student Led Conferences
Apr. 9 – Cultural Event @ WBES, 1:30
Apr. 16 – Recognition Ceremony @ GES
Apr. 24 – Early Dismissal @ 2:30 May 2 – Jean’s Day
May 23 – Spelling Bee
May 30 – Computational Cup @ GFSS
From the School Board Office
Budget Consultation Forums
Cannabis letter for parents.
BMCA Culture Corner
Click here for the School District website
Go https://www.facebook.com/sd51.bc.ca to access the School District Facebook Page
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.
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.
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.
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 email@example.com
to request your name be added to the email list.
Information and Resources
Parent's 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
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
~~~~~ 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
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.