We are very excited to announce that our school has been working hard to create a YEARBOOK of 2020-21 BOTHWELL SCHOOL memories! The yearbook committee and staff have been gathering and organizing pictures for a yearbook. The soft cover, colour collection of memories highlights pictures of your child(ren) at our school. For just $20.00 the book will be a treasured keepsake. If you would like a yearbook, we ask that you place an order for a yearbook using the order form… Read More
KINDERGARTEN ORIENTATION for 2021-22 school year Kindergarten Orientation for next year will take place Monday, June 7 in the morning. An email will be sent in the beginning of May to all parents of pre-registered Kindergarten students with information and their scheduled 15 minute individual Kindergarten Orientation meeting time. If you have any questions or did not receive this email, please call the school at 204-388-4422. Please bring any missing enrollment documentation to Orientation Day. If you have not yet… Read More
LEARNING FORWARD DAYS On June 4th and June 7th, Grades 1 to 8 students will participate in HSD’s Learning Forward Days. These days will be scheduled the same as September’s Strong Connection Days. Half the class will attend June 4th, and the other half will attend June 7th. The purpose of these Learning Forward Days will be to collect assessment information about each child to assist next year’s teachers in understanding each child’s academic progress and social-emotional well-being. Your child’s… Read More
Earth Day celebrations will be held on Thursday, April 22. Students at Bothwell School will be participating in a school yard and community clean up, as well as collaborating to find ways to help our Earth. Please remember to wear green and bring a litter-less lunch.
BATTERY BUSTER Battery Drive Did you know that household batteries are toxic to our environment? Did you know that household batteries are full of acids that can contaminate our soil and water supply? Did you know that household batteries can be dropped off at participating depots or here at Bothwell School? The Grade 3/4 class will be coordinating a household battery collection program during the month of April. We are looking for any regular household batteries, including rechargeable batteries, that… Read More
Kindergarten Online Registration for the 2021-22 school year will open on Feb 15, 2021. Registering early will assist our school in preparation and planning for the upcoming school year. Early registration also provides parents/guardians with the opportunity to participate in upcoming 2021-22 orientation activities. Children must be five years of age on or before December 31, 2021 to be eligible for 2021-22 registration, and are required to attend the school within the catchment area in which they reside. Register your… Read More
The theme for this year is: I LOVE to Read! We have incorporated some school spirit love and a love for reading into our planning for this year’s I love to read month. Some of the activities include two spirit days for students to dress up, Stop, Drop, and Read, and weekly read alouds with different authors or genres. February 1 Write a note to your buddy to introduce yourself Weekly read aloud February 3 Dress up as your favourite book character February… Read More
Pink Shirt Day, also known as Anti-Bullying Day, is a day when people wear a pink shirt to symbolize taking a stand against bullying, an idea that originated in Canada. The event began in 2007, in Nova Scotia, as a response to a male ninth grade student who was bullied for wearing a pink shirt on the first day of school. Two of his classmates decided to purchase and hand out pink shirts as a way to stand in solidarity… Read More