Our school will be acknowledging the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation during the school day on Wednesday, September 29. We encourage all students and staff to wear an orange shirt to school on September 29! There will be no school on Thursday, September 30 as this is a day across Canada to promote the opportunity to deepen understanding of the reconciliation issues between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Peoples. You might find this resource helpful: Sharing the Message of Truth and Reconciliation The history of the orange shirt… Read More
Picture day is Friday, October 1. Proofs will be sent home with every student within the 2 weeks following Picture Day. Parents/guardians may order using the paper order form that will be sent home with the proofs or on-line at mylifetouch.ca. There will be no retake day at the school but if Parents wish to have retakes taken, they can contact Lifetouch directly to arrange a retake at their Winnipeg office. The phone number will be on the order form… Read More
STRONG CONNECTIONS Friday, Sept. 17 and Monday, Sept. 20 Strong Connections happens on a Friday and the following Monday. On these days, grade 1-8 students attend school one day out of the two. Kindergarten students attend school both mornings. Students are divided up to allow each homeroom teacher the opportunity to meet one on one with each student. While students participate in some academic assessment activities, the utmost benefit of these days is the opportunity for teachers and students to… Read More
Meet the Teacher will take place on Tuesday, September 7, 2021 from 3:30-5:00 pm. We will make the schedule available to book on Parent Portal at 8:30 a.m. Sept. 1. Log in and click on Parent Teacher Meetings to view the 10 minute time slots that are available and book your in person visit with any of your child’s teachers.If you are unable to log in to book an appointment you can call the school at 204-388-4422 and we will… Read More
Parent’s/Guardians can access their child’s Grade level Class Supply lists on our website under the Parent tab. At this point, the enrollment and number of students attending or returning to in-school learning is not confirmed. Therefore, student homeroom placements for next year will be emailed to parents at the end of August. We encourage parents to purchase school supplies according to grade placement. After the specific homeroom placement is shared at the end of August, you can then refer to… Read More
The Lost and Found table will be set up in the front foyer on the last 2 days of school, June 28th and 29th. Please ask your children to stop by and look for any items that may belong to them. All unclaimed items will be packed up at the end of the day, June 30th and will be donated to a local charity.
Our Awards Ceremony will be on Friday, June 25 A.M for grade 5-8 students. We will be handing out a variety of awards to student recipients. The purpose of the awards is to recognize students who have worked toward excellence in all areas of school life: academics, athletics, attendance and leadership. Students who receive awards will be coming home with a certificate. Unfortunately we will not be able to invite parents to this ceremony and we will not be emailing… Read More
Summer Fun Day Our special Year End Activities will be on Tuesday, June 29th starting at 1:00 in the afternoon. Students will participate in various activities with their class with staff supervising stations. PAC is supporting this event and hoping to pre-organize a surprise for each cohort! Unfortunately, parents/caregivers will not be able to attend the event this year. Lunch PAC is working in partnership with the school to help pre-organize for students to have the option to order in a lunch from… Read More
The Summer Reading program will be offered again this year! An online permission form was emailed May 31 and submissions are due back by June 18. Please consider involving your child in this program. All students who participate and return their books on time will be entered into a draw in September to win prizes.
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.