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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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March 31st, 2019

Hey GBES Families!
Report cards came home last week. This is one way to discuss the progress your child made last term.  Please come in for our parent-teacher conferences on April 10 6-8 pm...

March 24th, 2019

Hey GBES Families!
The weather is warming up this week!  We’ll have cold mornings but warm afternoons.  This means we should be outside all week.  With melting snow, and warm weather it...

March 10th, 2019

Hey GBES Families!
The weather is warming up this week!  After a wet Monday, it looks like sun and slightly above 0’C temperatures.  This will a better week in terms of weather and risk of...

March 3rd, 2019

Hey GBES Families!
We had a cold and icy week at the school. The guidelines for windchill: 0’C to (-20): take care if go outside, (-21 to -27): serious consideration to staying inside, and...

February 14th, 2019

Registration for the 2019 Dartmouth Bandits season is coming soon!

The season runs from mid-April for pre...

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.


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.