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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 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...

February 14th, 2019

We missed our pizza day on Wednesday due to the snow day.  We will be making up the order on Friday February 15, 2019.


February 11th, 2019

Hey Families,
Last week was our first experience with the Delayed start.  If a delayed start is announced it will add 2 hrs to the start of the day.  Our school would open at 10:10 and...

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.