Dear Parents/Guardians, As was mentioned in the February and March newsletters, Parent Teacher Conferences are occurring on Wednesday, March 20th between 4:20-6:30 p.m. This terms’ conferences are by request of parent or teachers. On March 7th, an email will be sent to parents with whom meetings have been requested. If a meeting was requested, or if you would like to request one, please log in to Parent Portal and book a time. We will make the schedule available to book… Read More
Grade 8 SRSS Orientation and Parent/Student Information Evening & Open House Grade 8 student SRSS Orientation is Thursday, March 7 in the p.m. Grade 8 students will be bussed to the SRSS for this event. The SRSS is also hosting a special meeting of Grade 8 parents and students in the evening on Thursday, March 7th from 6-8:30 with a parent/student information session starting at 6:00. Information was emailed to all Parents in February. Come and explore the facilities and… Read More
Parents, grand parents and older brothers and sisters come read with your family members on Thursday, Feb. 14 from 11:30 – 12. We will all meet in the gym @ 11:00, for the assembly, then at 11:30 we can all get our books, get organized and start reading together.
LOVING LITERACY CELEBRATION Bothwell’s social justice team, Ignite, together with the school’s Literacy committee, are joining forces to put on an exciting school-wide event that is open to the entire New Bothwell community! On Thursday, February 14th, they will be hosting “Loving Literacy”, an event that will bring us together, celebrate our learning and our love for reading and support a local charity. Guess Who Reading Fun Activity- for the month of February, “Guess Who” the silhouettes are and which… Read More
The 3rd Annual Bothwell Book Swap will take place on February 4 & 5th. If your child would like to take part, all s/he needs to do is bring one or more books they are willing to swap, any time before February 1st. For every book they bring in, they will have an opportunity to take a new-to-them book home.
We will once again be having the Canadian Red Cross Babysitting Course available to our students who are 11 years old or older. The cost is $46.50. Certified instructor, Deidre Perron, will run the course 9:00—3:30 on Friday, February 1st in our school. Forms will be sent home January 7 and are due back by Jan. 21st.
NEW! Online Registration for Kindergarten Kindergarten Registration for the 2019-20 school year will open on January 7, 2019. The registration process will take place online at HSD.ca. If you do not have access to the Internet, please visit our school (after registration has opened), and we will assist you in completing the registration form on a school computer. Parents/Guardians are encouraged to register their children as soon as possible upon the opening of registration, or by mid-February at the latest. Registering early will… Read More
On February 5th, 8th, 11th, 12th and 15th, Bothwell School will be hosting Metis songwriter, musician and storyteller, Ted Longbottom. The K-8 students will be learning about Aboriginal history through singing, visual arts, and writing activities. We are looking forward to this exciting learning experience. An assembly highlighting all the weeks’ learning is planned for Friday, February 15th at 1:00. All are welcome to attend!