News

Jersey Day, Thursday April 12th Canadians and beyond are grieving the tragic accident thattook the lives of 15 Humboldt Broncos hockey players, coaches, and staff on April 6. Our District is deeply saddened by this horrible accident, and our thoughts go out to everyone affected by this tragedy. As you may have heard through the media,… Read more »

Parent Workshop – Body Science with Claire from Saleema Noon (Sexual Health Educators) April 17 @ 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm Elementary Program will be presented to all Neilson Grove Students (by grade grouping) on April 19th PART I: PARENTS’ SESSION (90 minutes, 6:30pm-8:00pm) in the LIBRARY Reasons why we need to talk to children about sexual… Read more »

TRACK SCHEDULE 2018 Please see the attached schedule. The Ladner meet is scheduled for May 8th and the District Meet is scheduled for May 17th.  

DIV 2 had some special guests to help make sense of the tastiest irrational number: Pi Thank you to Jen Barker for helping us explore the relationship between circumference and diameter in the best way possible! Thank you to Jacob Martens for dropping in to join the math fun! Check out the Photo Gallery for more… Read more »

Represent Your ZONE at the 2018 BC Summer Games!! The BC Summer Games are an amateur sporting event held on every even-numbered year.  For basketball, the age groups are U13 and U14.  The U14 teams play traditional 5-on-5 games while the U13 teams play 3×3 basketball. For 2018: U14 – athletes must be born in 2004 or later… Read more »

On Wednesday, March 7, we will have a zumba performance at 11AM in the Gym. Feel free to watch or participate. We have been practicing each morning to have fun and be fit with Queen T and DJ C from Freetobefitness. On Friday, March 9, the extra-curricular band that practices at Hawthorne Elementary is touring… Read more »

Popcorn will be available for $1 at recess on Wednesday, Feb. 28th and March 14th. Thank you to the PAC for this delicious treat!

Neilson Grove did issue a Code Yellow this morning just before the start of the school day today. A report was made to Delta Police and the code yellow was initiated by our School Liaison officer as a precautionary measure. It lasted for around 15 minutes and the all clear notice was given by Delta… Read more »

The Indigenous Education Department has partnered with ISPARK (Indigenous Sport, Physical Activity and Recreation Council) to offer four Lacrosse Camps for elementary school aged children in grades 1-7. These camps will be on 4 different dates at 4 different elementary schools (two North End schools and two South End schools). Families are asked to register… Read more »

Several children and staff members at Neilson Grove School are sick with vomiting and/or diarrhea. Fraser Health is working with us to help prevent more illness. At this time, it appears that the cause of the illness is most likely a gastrointestinal virus. IMPORTANT Please encourage your children to wash their hands thoroughly with warm… Read more »

Basketball Schd 2018 Grade 7 Girls Basketball Schd 2018 Grade 6 boys Basketball Schd 2018 Grade 7 boys Here is the info so far… Gr. 6 Boys: play on Mondays starting on Jan. 29th Tournament on March 5th @Sacred Heart Coached by Mrs. Gelech open practices Wed/Fri @lunch Gr. 7 Boys: play on Tuesdays starting… Read more »

Please Keep Us All Safe. At Neilson Grove, the parking lot is for School District staff. No bikes or scooters are to be ridden in the parking lot. Daycare pickups & drop-offs, mobility issues only are accepted. Please respect the rules around the school in regards to driving and parking. It is best if you… Read more »

We hope everyone had a wonderful break filled with many happy memories. There are new photos in the Photo Galleries from our fun-filled last week before the break. Enjoy!

Thank you for signing permission slips and volunteering to drive all of us for the field trip to Ladner Leisure Centre on Monday. We are looking forward to a morning of FUN! Parents are welcome to join us on the ice, however, helmets are mandatory for all participants (big and small) As per Corporation of Delta… Read more »

There are lots of postings on the Photo Galleries page but it is a bit hard to find at first. If you click on Our School it will pop up as one of the choices to click. We will try to keep adding photos throughout the year.

Neilson Grove’s own Primary Hockey League has been featured in the Delta Optimist!  Please click the link to read the story, and to see photos that weren’t featured in the print version of the article… Well done, boys!                                   … Read more »

<drum roll> Jen Barker & Patty Jones!! Congratulations!

We look forward to seeing you on Wednesday afternoon or Thursday evening for the big show!

We have a job opening for a casual noon hour supervisor. You would be working with two of our other parents in the school and on the playground for our lunch hour (12-1pm) supervising and keeping everyone safe. It would be an on-call position to give our four regular noon hour’s some flexibility with their… Read more »

There are beautiful voices carrying through the hallways which are decked in our Christmas finest. We look forward to seeing you at our performances – Wednesday afternoon or Thursday evening. The word on the street is that the lineup for tickets begins EARLY for the evening performance here at Neilson Grove (prior to 4pm!) so… Read more »

Griffin Gazette Highlights include: Remembrance Day Assembly – Nov. 10th CLS Parent Night Emergency school closure reminder Lego still needed Poinsettia and Wreath fundraiser Parking and safety reminder Griffin Gazette November 7, 2017

Please watch our Halloween Parade video!

Highlights include: Halloween Parade Oct. 31st Remembrance Day Assembly Nov. 10th Current teams & clubs on the go Gr. 2 Cardboard Arcade PAC meeting Nov. 6th – everyone welcome Griffin Gazette Oct 27-2017

Highlights: We LOVE Orange Shirt Day Walk to School Week Coffee Mix & Meet – Oct 24 Cardboard Arcade Day Looking for LEGO! Griffin Gazette Oct 2017

MunchaLunch is our PAC’s largest fundraiser of the year and includes a variety of options. There is a large variety of meal, snack or beverage items available. Registration/ordering is available this week (for items from now to January) and will open up again in January (for items February to June). https://munchalunch.com/login

Check out what we have been up to and some of the upcoming events. It has been a very busy month so thank you very much with your patience as we launch into a phenomenal year. Griffin Gazette Sept 2017

Happy New School Year!! I am really looking forward to meeting you all on Tuesday. I have included a copy of a letter that I sent out to your parents by email as well. There is important information for the first few days of school. Have a wonderful and safe long weekend, get lots of… Read more »