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StrongStart Information
The StrongStart BC program previously located at George Jay is being...
Sep 12, 2019
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May 21, 2019

Upcoming Events

Welcome Back BBQ

September 18 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Terry Fox Run

September 20

Pro D Day

September 23

Orange Shirt Day

September 26

Photo Day

September 30

Meet the Teacher on Wednesday, September 18th at 5:30 (before the BBQ)

Don’t forget about our Meet the Teacher and BBQ on Wednesday, September 18th! Come to meet your child’s teacher at 5:30, and then join George Jay families for the BBQ at 6:00PM. We are looking forward to seeing you all there.

Terry Fox Run – Friday September 20, 2019

During the week of September 16-20 students at George Jay Elementary  will be learning and reflecting on Terry’s Marathon of Hope. On Friday September 20th, we will be participating in the Terry Fox Run on our school field.  The run will be on our field throughout the day with three… Read more

We wish to recognize and acknowledge the Songhees & Esquimalt Nations on whose traditional territory we live, we learn, and we do our work.

There are many new changes that are happening from the Ministry of Education.  Please click the link below for more information.

Changes to Provincial Assessment Chart

QAs New Curriculum

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Meet Yves, another dedicated George Jay educator! He is found outside at recess and lunch playing soccer with our kids! #kindness #lifeatgeorgejay #community #sd61 #sd61learn https://t.co/xq5XeMsN28 lifeatgeorgejay photo

More amazing staff at George Jay: meet Ms.Reid, one our grade 3/4 teachers, excited for her students to arrive! #kindness #lifeatgeorgejay #community #sd61learn #sd61 https://t.co/xkY6sgIm50 lifeatgeorgejay photo

Another great presentation at our PAC meeting: Mme Rebecca shared “Be Kind” by Pat Zietlow Miller, our “One Book, One School” choice this year! #kindness #lifeatgeorgejay #community #sd61 #sd61learn https://t.co/0aXC03aJrk lifeatgeorgejay photo

Mr. Forand, our new PE teacher, waiting to pick up his students for PE class! #sd61 #sd61learn #lifeatgeorgejay #physicaleducation https://t.co/RHtSRaVlo2 lifeatgeorgejay photo

Welcome to George Jay

Inclusive, warm and focused on the whole child,  Ecole George Jay connects children and their families to a world of learning and caring.   It is a place where our students have an opportunity to learn and develop empathy and understanding in a school community as diverse as our society itself.  Our academic program is focused on the individual child’s learning needs and accomplished through caring teachers, use of technology and innovative approaches to learning.

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