George Bissett Elementary

GBES Weekly Family Forecast (June 20-24)

Good Afternoon,

Happy Father’s Day! I hope you are enjoying the day with all the special people in your life! The first day of summer is Tuesday. Hopefully we'll have lots of warm, sunny weather ahead.

As a way to celebrate the final full week of school we are having Spirit Days! More information is written below. 

Spirit Days
Monday: "mustache" you a question day “where a mustache (school will provide moustaches)
Tuesday: hat day
Wednesday: camping/nature day bring flashlights or things that you would take camping
Thursday: Field Day and class colour/beachwear (wear beach clothing with class colour if possible)
1/2 – Pink
2 – Blue
3/4 – Purple
4/5 – Green
6 – Red
Friday: Movie Day/Comfy Clothes Day/Popcorn

School Supplies
A reminder to send in $40.00 and or pay online if the school is purchasing school supplies for your children. Contact Mrs. Betts or Mr. Hurley if you have any questions.


Lost & Found
We have 4 tables of lost and found items at GBES.  The students have gone through and took what they believed to be theirs.  We still have a lot of items here.  On Tuesday, June 28th all remaining items will be packed up and donated to a local charity.  Thank you!

Library Books
Last week was the last day to borrow books. Students are asked to return their library books on Wednesday.

20-24                                 Spirit Days
Thursday, June 23rd          Field Day
Monday, June 27               Grade 6 Moving Up Ceremony
Tuesday, June 28              Grade 6 Field Trip
Wednesday, June 29         Assessment Day
Thursday, June 30             Last Day of School


Have a great week,

Jimmy Hurley
George Bissett