Bert Bowes will be hosting a MADD Canada School Assembly Presentation of ‘In the Blink of an Eye’ on March 15, 2017 in the gymnasium starting at 9:00 am. This presentation is for all grades. Please click the link below to read a parent letter for more details. Please contact the office should you have any questions or concerns
Please click the link below to see a letter from the Education Minister regarding an update on the new curriculum.
The Bert Bowes Leadership Class has paired up with Fort St. John Big Brothers and Big Sisters and has adopted a local family for this Christmas. We are asking our Bert Bowes community to band together and help us give a deserving family an extra special Christmas! We are looking for items to be donated, or cash donations/gift cards are also welcome. Lists of items can be found on our website or we have lists posted all around the school! The Bert Bowes Leadership Class would like to extend a sincere thank you in advance for your generosity!!!
Bert Bowes Library is hosting their annual Book Fair from November 14th to the 18th. There will be books of all types available for infants to teenagers, and even some French books! It is a great time to think about the readers on your Christmas list. This event provides many new books for our students, so please support our library. Open daily from 8:30am to 4:00pm.
Your child will bring a letter home today, Thursday, October 20th, outlining a change to our reporting on many elective courses. The letter is posted here as well. Please note the information session planned for next Tuesday, October 25th at 6:30 p.m. We have also provided a link to Survey Monkey where you can ask questions and/or make comments should you not be able to make it to the meeting. We look forward to hearing from you.
The Bert Bowes Students for Change group is organizing a “We Scare Hunger” campaign. Students are asked to bring in non-perishable food items to their TAG class from Tuesday October 18 – Monday October 31. All donated items will support the Fort St. John Women’s Resource Society. There will be a prize for the TAG class that brings in the most items.
To learn more, visit: https://www.we.org/we-at-school/we-schools/campaigns/we-scare-hunger/
A letter from Mike Bernier, Education Minister, is being sent home with all students today. You may also wish to click the link below to read the letter. The Ministry of Education is seeking parent feedback on student progress reporting practices.