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Contact Information

LE Shaw Elementary School

486 Oak Island Road

Avonport, NS B0P 1B0


Bus Notes

Please write bus notes on an individual piece of paper so students can bring them to the office and drop them in the bus note basket.  Bus notes should include your childs first and last name, where they are going, the date and their teacher or grade.

Dates to Remember

Nov 27 - Report cards come home

Dec 4 - P/T Interviews (Call if you would like to book) and Open House 6:00PM

Dec 5 - P/T Interviews and Open house AM Inservice PM - No School for students

Dec 6 - Winter Performance 11:00am and 1:15pm

Dec 13 - Storm date for Winter performance, times will be the same.

Dec 20 - Last day of school before winter break.

Dec 20 - Red and Green day

Jan 6 - First day back after winter break - WELCOME BACK!

Jan 22 - Spirit Day - Book Character Day

Jan 31 - Elem/Middle Level inservice Day  - No school for students


Assembly Dates:  Wednesday's at 1:15pm (unless noted otherwise)

Nov. 20 - Good News Awards

Dec. 20 - Assembly in the AM - School only - No Good News Awards today.

Jan. 22 - Good News Awards

Feb. 19 - Good News Awards

Mar. 11 - Good News Awards

April 29 - Good News Awards

May 20 - Good News Awards

June 17 - Good News Awards

June 30 - Grade 5 Closing Assembly 9:00 AM


Welcome to LE Shaw


Thursday, December 05, 2019


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