2018-2019: Right at School – After School Programming

After-School Programming The nationally recognized after-school program provider Right At School recently conducted a survey of parents/guardians to gauge expression of interest in after-school programming for the Mitchell school community. We are pleased to announce that the survey results indicate a sufficient level of interest in this fee-based service to proceed. Registration for Fall 2018 Registration is Now Open! Conditional upon receiving sufficient registrations, Right At School will offer after-school programming at Mitchell Middle School in partnership with Mitchell Elementary School.… Read More

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June Vice-Principal’s Message

At the time of this writing, MES had just finished a smattering of special events: we celebrated a book launch in Grade 3; butterflies were released in our Outdoor Learning Centre in Grade 1; chicks were hatching in grade 2; Grade 4’s had been drumming in the park; and our Kindergarten classes were getting ready to plant their gardens; our annual school wide bike rodeo was about to take place, and the MES art club was setting up at Clearspring… Read More

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MES Treats & Treasures

MES Learning Partnerships. Something to celebrate!

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May Principal’s Message

April was a fun filled month that we ended off with our Spring Concert with grade 1’s and 2’s. It was very well attended as many parents and community members were able to be at either the afternoon or evening performances. Great job to all of the students and staff for a superb school event. As we head into May, we look forward to our “Treats and Treasures Sale” and “Jump Rope for Heart” fundraisers. Please consider donating as we… Read More

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April Vice-Principal’s Message

Mitchell Elementary School truly is “A Great Place to Grow.” And, here at MES, we continue to feel strongly that relationships really matter. As a result, things like: Christmas & Spring Concerts, Fall & Winter Fun Days, MES Assemblies, Mitchell Senior Centre connections, grade 4 running club & ski trip, PAC, and volunteers are all relationships, connections, and partnerships that we celebrate. It is said that actions speak louder than words, and in the organized excitement that we enjoy on… Read More

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MES Highlights the Grade 4 Choir

At MES we continue to value and celebrate social, academic, emotional, and intellectual engagement. Our latest assembly highlighted our Grade 4 mass choir, as well as our volunteer choir made up of students who have attended and committed to noon-hour practice time with Mr. Bergen. For an audio taste of student excellence at MES click on the links included in this post. Firefly I Will Sing

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March Principal’s Message

“I Love to Read” month was another huge success this past February. Our theme of “Winter Olympics” included homerooms adopting a sport, guest speakers, and special activities. We concluded the month with our Winter Fun Day where the grade 7’s from MMS helped in leading outdoor activities. One special highlight this year included having a horse drawn wagon give rides throughout the afternoon. Thank you to our I Love to Read and Winter Fun Day committees for all of your… Read More

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I Love to Read – IL2R @ MES

“I LOVE TO READ” @ MES February is I Love to Read Month. Our theme this year is The Winter Olympics. Students will be encouraged to read every day after school. Every time they read for a certain length of time (depending on their grade level) they will receive a point for their class. The class who has the most points at the end of the month will win a Gold Medal, pizza and chocolate milk. As well, they will… Read More

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