The staff of Blackville School would like to extend a sincere Happy New Year to each
and everyone of our incredible families. Our two weeks of holidays have passed quickly and we are positive that everyone is well rested and anxious to get back to school. Please remember that the first day of school will be Tuesday, January
11th. Teachers will be attending curriculum implementation sessions on
Monday, January 10th.
We were recently informed by the Minister of Education that our last day of school, Thursday, December 23rd will now be a half a day for students. Please be aware that the students of Blackville will be dismissed on this day at 11:30 am and the buses will be departing shortly thereafter.In the new year, school will resume for regular classes on Tuesday, January 11th.The educational community of Blackville School would like to wish you and yours the best over this holiday season and we look forward to see you all in the new year!
We are excited to demonstrate our band and choir on a special night in the gymnasium to celebrate the sounds of the season. Come and enjoy our showcase of student talent on Monday, December 20th, at 7:00pm. In the event of a storm, this performance will take place the following evening Tuesday, December 21st at the same time in the evening. Hope you can come and enjoy this festive occasion with our school!
As the Christmas season approaches the cafeteria elves have been very busy preparing a big celebratory feast! Tuesday, December 14th will be the day for the Christmas dinner in the Elementary School. They will be serving roast turkey, mashed potatoes and gravy, dressing, peas and carrots, mild or juice and dessert all for $5.25. Wednesday, December 15th they will be serving the same meal, but to the Middle and High School students at a cost of $6.00. Just a reminder that this dinner is for students and staff only.
The Elementary Christmas Concert will be on Tuesday December 21st at 9am. We invite all family and friends to come and enjoy the students of Blackville display their talent! A snow date has been set for Wednesday December 22nd at 9am if school is cancelled on Tuesday. We hope to see you there!
November 15th-November 19th is National Anti-Bullying Week and Blackville School is celebrating this week with many events and education for our students towards this topic. Please take a stand against bullying and wear pink on Friday November 19th to show your support. Bullying has to stop and it starts with you!
We are also running our "Caught You Caring" campaign, and we are hoping to see the students of Blackville showing their true colors and standing up and doing the right thing!
The Blackville School Library will be hosting its Pre-Christmas SCHOLASTIC BOOKFAIR!
Dates: Nov. 24, 25, & 26
Times: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. each day
Family Event : November 24th - Time: 5:00 – 8:00 pm
Where: School Library
Everyone is invited to check out our fantastic selection of popular new titles!
Mature reads and Teaching Resource materials are also available.
Please come out and show your support for this annual Literary Fundraiser!