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George Bissett Elementary

170 Arklow Dr, Dartmouth, NS

(902) 464-5184
Safe Arrival (902) 464-5266
Our Students are Amazing and Awesome.

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November 18th, 2018

Hey GBES Families,

We are coming to the end of the first term of school.  This means teachers are compiling report cards. This Wednesday is our Assessment and Evaluation day where teachers...

November 7th, 2018

George Bissett is having a family movie night!

When: Thursday November 22

Time: Movie starts at 6:00PM. Doors open at 5:45

Cost: $2 per person / $5 per family


November 3rd, 2018

Hey Families,

Thank you for working together with us through the Halloween week.  There was a lot of fun that started with our Halloween Howl, and peaked at Halloween.   We ended this week...

October 28th, 2018

Hey Families,
The biggest thing this week is Halloween.  There will be a costume parade in the gym and short dance in the afternoon.  Any other activities would be arranged by our classroom...

October 21st, 2018

Hey Families,
There was a Hold and Secure at our school on Friday October 19th due to a police issue in the neighborhood.  It occured right before dismissal.  Students were held for 30...

October 16th, 2018

Hi Families,

Are you able to volunteer for this event?

Are you interested in being our DJ?

Please email the PTO at

Please take a moment to read out 2015-2016 Report to the Community. This give an overview of the work that we did at GBES last year.


SIP is pleased to advise that there is student accident insurance coverage for our public school students. The optional Gold Plan extends coverage for your child outside of school hours and activities, around the clock. Please go to for more information.