We are getting very close to the start of school. Staff
will be back on September 1st, and children are back on
September 3rd. The school is looking amazing with a top to
bottom cleaning over the summer, and teachers setting up
their rooms over the last week.
You may have some questions about class assignments and our
opening day. Teachers and school administration will be
available with class lists the morning of September 3rd.
Classroom assignments are also available on the Parent
Portal in Powerschool starting September 1st. This is the
most important for students in Grades 3 and 4 as there is
more class option for these students. Class assignments can
change for students in the next few weeks as our numbers
All students will be welcomed into the gym on September 3rd
after the morning bell. There will be signs on the gym
walls to show where each teacher is meeting their students.
I will also make announcements to show students where to
go. After the Grades 1-6 students head to the their
classroom, primary parents will have some extra time for
pictures and good byes before students heading to their
There are a number of new staff in the school including a
new principal, new teachers, and a new EPA. We are all
looking forward to working together with you and your
Enjoy the next few days!
George Bissett Elementary
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