Art Exhibit, Bully Awareness week, School Council : Nov.13, 2014

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Full Day
Friday, Nov 14 (tomorrow)
 
ART EXHIBIT AT BES
"We Are All Artists"
Please come and enjoy the new art exhibit at our school in the hallways and display case near the office. The artists are our own BES Staff! The variety of art is here for you to enjoy. We would like our BES friends and families to celebrate our accomplishments with us. We hope you are inspired to try some art in your life whether it is painting a picture, taking a photograph, making jewellery, playing a musical instrument or illustrating a travel journal. We have textile art, collage and installation pieces as well. Come and find something to delight you! And please come and get to know the staff of BES a little better by seeing how we bring art into our own lives. We are all artists ~ and you are, too! 
Exhibit open now until the beginning of December. 
Thank you to staff and parent volunteers who helped to organize and hang the show.
 
Bully Awareness Week
Nov 17 - 21 is Bully Awareness Week: http://www.bullyingawarenessweek.org/
BES students will help paint positive messages onto two school buses, grade 6 students will participate in Beyond the Hurt (a Red Cross anti-bullying program delivered by grade 9 students), and the universal message of Stand Up will be promoted throughout the whole school. Please click here for more information. 
 
Family Lunch
Wednesday, Nov. 26, in the gym. 
Kindergarten at 12:00 pm
Gr. 1 to 6 at 12:30 pm
This event is sponsored by Hosteling International, Banff Alpine Centre
A sandwich, a fresh fruit, a rice krispie square and a drink for $2.00 only. 
Proceeds will go to BES Food For Learning Program
All family members are welcome to join us for this meaningful event. 
 

School Council EVENING Meeting

Wednesday, November 19, 7:00pm, BES Library

Open meeting for ALL parents to learn about what School Council does, the programs we support, an update on the BES Modernization, and more.

Get Involved

There are a number of ways to be involved with the school, from meetings, to working groups, to special projects, to classroom and field trips.

Please visit http://bes.crps.ca/Volunteering.php to see the opportunities available now.

 

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From the BES Team