George Bissett Elementary

News Archive

September 26th, 2019

Hello GBES Families,
Just a reminder that our curriculum night is tonight from 6:30-7:30.This is child friendly- students and siblings are welcome.  We'll be meeting in the Gym at 6:30 and...

September 22nd, 2019


September 4th, 2019

Hello George Bissett Families!
It is the night before school and we have been busy preparing for the students.  The school is in tip top shape. The staff is ready to go.


June 27th, 2019

Below are the links for the P-3 and Gr 4-6 supply lists.


May 5th, 2019

Hey GBES Families,

It’s May!  There is a little less than 8 weeks of school.  We received good news this week: George Bissett Elementary is getting a Guidance Counselor next year.  We are a...

April 28th, 2019

Hey GBES Families!
With Spring weather, it is time to get out the bikes, and scooters.  We have bike racks at the school to keep things safe.  Just a reminder for students to wear helmets....

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...

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...

February 3rd, 2019

Hey Families,

The weather is up and down this week with rain, snow, and changing temperatures.  We will always be outside if it is deemed safe.  Proper clothes are key to enjoy this weather...

February 1st, 2019

Dear GBES Families,,

  It is with heavy hearts that we share the passing of Max Hinch, a father to one of the Pre-Primary students. He passed away unexpectedly in an accident.