Earth Day April 22

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.

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Battery Drive April 5-30

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

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On-line Registration for Kindergarten

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

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I Love to Read Month

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

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Pink Shirt Day

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

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Rescheduling Progress Conversations

November 24, 2020 Dear Parents/Guardians; The new schedule for Progress Conversations on Nov. 25 & 26th  will be open to book on Parent Portal beginning at 3:00pm today.  Please note that you have until midnight tonight to book for tomorrow, Wednesday, November 25 and tomorrow midnight to book for Thursday, November 26. Please note that all previously booked appointments have been cancelled except for a few.   When you login to Parent Portal, if your appointment is still there, you… Read More

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Christmas Toy Drive Nov. 23-Dec. 8

Dear Parents, The Parent Advisory Council has a tradition of putting together Christmas hampers for families in our school community. Due to reasons beyond our control, the Bothwell PAC will be unable to collect and deliver Christmas hampers this year.  We have been invited to partner with Niverville Helping Hands this year, which also services New Bothwell families in need. Christmas is a time of giving and sharing and we would like to demonstrate love and kindness to families who… Read More

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Progress Conversation Meetings

PROGRESS CONVERSATIONS (Parent/Teacher Conferences) November 25 & 26  We welcome all parents/guardians to take part in Progress Conversation meetings over the course of 2 days, November 25 & 26 from 4-6 p.m as listed in the chart below. This year we will not be hosting in-person meetings but will be giving parents/guardians the opportunity to book a phone call meeting or virtual meeting with their child’s teachers. If a virtual meeting is booked, the teachers will email the parent/guardian the… Read More

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Remembrance Day

Our school will be holding  a Virtual Classroom Remembrance Day Ceremony on Thursday November 12.

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Schedule Change for HSD Schools

Important Schedule Change Further to HSD correspondence sent yesterday regarding the announced schedule change, please note that the cancellation of classes on Nov. 10 will not impact our school day sequence. There will be no classes on Nov. 9, 10 and 11th. Our school day number for Thursday, Nov. 12 will remain as previously scheduled Day #2. Please access our calendar on our website for a listing of school days.   Letter from our Superintendent/CEO: Dear Parents/Guardians, HSD Senior Administration,… Read More

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