On Thursday October 25th Bessborough held a Halloween
Dance for Middle School students in grade 6 to 8. Students from Hillcrest were
also invited to attend the dance to get a chance to share some fun with our
On Monday, October 29th, 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're receiving treatment at the hospital. Students
will be preparing Feta Cheese Casserole, a garden salad and homemade chocolate
pudding. Students work as a team to plan a menu, fundraise for groceries and
prepare the meal under the supervision of Bessborough staff members.
On Wednesday, October 31st, Leadership students will be leading
younger students through various stations in the gym during our annual Spooktacular.
They will also be running a Halloween Sock Hop for students in grades 3-5.
On November 1st the students at Bessborough will be
holding their Bengal Pride Assembly. This assembly recognizes accomplishments
of students at our school as well as announcing Bengal Pride Certificate
winners. We also do draws of students who have been caught being ”Bengals At
Their Best”. Mr. Legge our Music teacher/Band leader, will have his jazz band
perform for the audience. Lastly, but certainly not least, because students at
Bessborough were able to meet their goal for our Terry Fox fundraiser this year
Mr. Mattatall (Principal), Mr. Williams (Vice Principal) and Mr. Johnston (Vice
Principal) will be attempting to perform the Floss,
the Orange Justice and the Hype. This will definitely provide entertainment for