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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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September 15th, 2017

September 15, 2017

Dear Parents and Guardians,

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

September 6th, 2017

Welcome to a new school year! A few reminders and things to know.

Due to expected forecast, if it is raining children should proceed to the classrooms except Grade Primary students.  They...

June 19th, 2017

Only 100 seats are available for our Family Bingo.  Purchase your tickets by June 23rd in advance.  ...

June 14th, 2017

Field day is June 15th in the morning at GBES.  Students should be dressed for fun- sneakers, shorts, hat, water, and sunscreen.

Pizza day will be on Thursday this week.


June 14th, 2017

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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.