Cafeteria

At this point in time we do not have cafeteria services available at our school.

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Contact Information

LE Shaw Elementary School

486 Oak Island Road

Avonport, NS B0P 1B0

902-542-6900

leses@avrsb.ca

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

July 4-7 - School office open from 8:00am-3:30pm

July 10 - Last Day for the school office to be open 8:00am-3:30pm

Aug 25 - School office reopens at 8:00am

Sept 4 - Labor Day-School office is closed

Sept 5 - Organizational Day for staff - Office is open

Sept 6 - First day back for Students!!  WELCOME BACK!!

 

 

 

 

Visitors to the School

We would like to remind parents and visitors that they should not be further than the lobby of the building unless they have signed in at the office and received a visitor tag.  Thank you for assisting us in keeping the school safe and our children settled :)

Welcome to LE Shaw

 

 

 

L. E. Shaw Elementary School is a grade Primary to Five school with a total of 128 students and 6 classrooms.  It was opened in September 1950 and is named for Lloyd Ethelburt Shaw, a member of the Shaw Brick family.  The school, named in his honor, is located on Oak Island Road in Avonport.   Avonport is a rural, farming community within the municipality of Kings County.  Its catchment area includes the Glooscap First Nation Reserve and is located between the towns of Wolfville and Hantsport.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Frequently Asked Questions:

 
1. What does my child require for school supplies?
 
Answer 
Your child will need indoor sneakers for gym and a backpack. All other supplies are covered by the $35.00 fee that we ask be paid by the end of September.

 

Mi'kmaq Links and Info


Mi'kmaq Culture

 

Here is a great link to information on the Mi'kmaq people

http://www.muiniskw.org/

 

Learn some words in Mi'kmaq!

http://www.mikmaqonline.org/

 

O'Canada in Mi'kmaq

http://www.firstnationhelp.com/ali/okanata.php


 

CRISIS MANAGEMENT (September 21, 2016)

 

All schools in the AVRSB are required to hold 6 fire drills per year and 2 lockdown drills and 1 hold and secure drill.  These are conducted periodically and LE Shaw has thus far has had 2 fire drills and one lockdown practice to-date . A relocation drill is required once per year as well.

LE Shaw Elementary  also has a crisis management committee to oversee any potential crisis that may arise and will follow the "Administrators' Book of Emergency Checklists" if required.  If you have any questions, please direct them to administration.

 

 

 

Welcome!

Have a safe and happy summer!!!

 

Office reopens August 25, 2017 at 8:00am

 

 

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