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George Bissett Elementary

170 Arklow Dr, Dartmouth, NS

(902) 464-5184
Safe Arrival (902) 464-5266
Our Students are Amazing and Awesome.

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What's New

February 23rd, 2017

February is registration month for our new primaries.  Please encourage everyone  to get their children registered for Primary September 2017.

We will be having our Lockdown drill...

February 15th, 2017

February 15, 2017

Dear Parents and Guardians,

The safety and security of our students and staff is a top priority for Gorge Bissett Elementary and the Halifax Regional...

January 27th, 2017

Hello Families,

Please check the HRSB website and local news to keep up to date on labour issues with the NSTU and Provincial government. It looks like Work To Rule will be starting again...

November 27th, 2016

The most pressing issue for the school is possible job action by NSTU members starting December 5th.  There will be communication from the school board and province as December 5th gets closer. ...

November 20th, 2016

Hello GBES Families,

There is no news yet on the first public meeting for the SOC (School Options Committee).  Our parent reps Adele Dionne and Jennifer Trimm are attending meetings each...

November 13th, 2016

Hello GBEs Families,

Monday is an Assessment and Evaluation day.  Teachers will be working on report cards.  There is no school for students.

Our pizza and sub orders...

SIP is pleased to advise that there is student accident insurance coverage for our public school students. The optional Gold Plan extends coverage for your child outside of school hours and activities, around the clock. Please go to for more information.


Please take a moment to read out 2015-2016 Report to the Community. This give an overview of the work that we did at GBES last year.