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November 26
Bessborough Bengal School News!

Friday, November 24th is Popcorn and PJ or Jersey day at Bessborough School. Funds raised will be used to purchase turkeys for the annual Sue Stultz Turkey Drive.

On Monday, November 27th, Bessborough Leadership students will be volunteering in the Ronald McDonald Room located in the Moncton Hospital. Students volunteer with the Home for Dinner program which allows family members to stay close to their loved ones while they receive treatment at the hospital.

On Thursday, November 30th, 30 of Bessborough's Leadership students will be travelling to Halifax for WE Day Atlantic. Beginning as a single event nearly ten years ago, WE Day has evolved into a series of 19 stadium-sized events held across the United States, Canada, the UK and the Caribbean. This past year, 200,000 students attended WE Day and left inspired to create change both locally and globally. A special thank you to Ms. Carpenter for her leadership and dedication as the teacher lead for our program.  Her dedication to promoting citizenship and volunteerism are an integral part of our school community and culture.  Also, a thank you goes to our Home and School Association for their generous donation to help pay for a portion of the bussing costs associated with this trip.


Bessborough School is doing a year long fundraiser through Anyone can help to support our school by making purchases online through Just create a profile and select Bessborough School as your team.  Each time you log-in through and purchase online from a FlipGive vendor such as Amazon, Gap, Old Navy, Walmart or Under Armour, or gift cards from Starbucks, Indigo, The Ultimate Dining Card (Swiss Chalet, Montana's, East Side Marios), Bessborough receives a rebate in the form of a percentage of your purchase at no cost to you.  For a complete list of eligible vendors, visit  Also, if you activate your profile and complete a purchase within the first 7 days, a $5 bonus will be paid to the school.


Sue Stultz Turkey Drive Kickoff Assembly Bessborough School is proud to host the annual kickoff event for the Sue Stultz & Local 999 Moncton Firefighter Association Turkey Drive.  The assembly will be held on November 29th at 10:45am in our gymnasium.


Belliveau Orchards Pie, Cider & Apple Fundraiser Fundraiser order forms went home earlier this week for our annual pie, cider and apples order from Belliveau Orchards.  All pricing is listed on the order form and orders are due on or before November 30th.  Payment via school cash online will be active by noon on November 24th.  Delivery is scheduled for the afternoon of December 12th during the Christmas Concert.


Ring A Bell For Mental Health Event

On Monday, November 27th, we will be kicking off Ring A Bell for Mental Health Week with a visit from our local MLA and Minister of Finance, the Hon. Cathy Rogers. Minister Rogers will also take some time to visit classes to discuss her role in government and the importance of mental health.


Parent Teacher Interviews

Parent teacher interviews are scheduled for November 30th from 6-8pm and on December 1st from 1-3pm.  Teachers may schedule additional times at their discretion outside of these times as well.  Information on how to access an interview time will be sent home by your child's teacher.  There will be no school for students on December 1st as there is Professional Learning led by the Department of Education and Early Childhood during the morning and parent teacher interviews in the afternoon.















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