George Bissett Elementary

News Archive

November 28th, 2018

Hey  GBES Families,

We have moved to a new provider to schedule Parent-Teacher meetings.  It is a simpler and more econonmical system.  I hope that you will find it helpful in booking your...

November 25th, 2018
This Week's Schedule
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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

October 14th, 2018

Hey Families,

NO SCHOOL ON THE 17TH! All staff of the HRCE will be working with Dr. Sharroky Hollie.  He will be presenting on how our schools can be more culturally responsive.  Here is Dr...

September 23rd, 2018

Hey GBES Families,
Here are some important things coming up:
PD Day:  No school this Friday for students  Teachers will be working on our school goals and strategies around improving...

September 19th, 2018

Hey Families,

Take a read of our weekly forecast.

September 9th, 2018

Thank you Families for a great start to our school year! This week marks the first full week of school.  The importance of sleep and support cannot be understated. Our school staff are getting to...

September 9th, 2018

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Information for Parent/Guardian About School Portrait Sitting

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June 10th, 2018
Hi Families! Here is the news for this week!
June 6th, 2018
Hey GBES Families, The race is on at Beazley Field in Dartmouth (behind Caledonia Jr. High on Caledonia Road). Race times may vary depending on how the race go throughout the day. Parking is...
June 4th, 2018
Hey Families! It’s another fantastic week at George Bissett! Take a look.
May 7th, 2018

Our PTO is looking for volunteers for the Spring Fair coming up in a few weeks. We need 30 volunteers to put on
the event. Please email gbespto1@gmail....

May 7th, 2018

Hello Families,

Here is the latest from GBES.  Take a look!

April 30th, 2018

Hi Families,

Take a look at what's happening at George Bissett this week.

April 22nd, 2018

Hello Families,

Here's the lastest from George Bissett!