back to all students and families from Grand Manan to Sussex Corner for the new
Kindergarten children will enter school through a staggered entry process on
September 5 and 6, 2017 with half of the students attending each day. All Kindergarten children will attend
together on September 7. Schools will
communicate to families their scheduled time of entry. If you have not provided your child’s
immunization record, please do so as soon as possible.
grades 1-5 students will begin classes on September 5.
middle and high school students, there will be a ‘transition day’ with only
grades 6 and 9 attending on September 5.
Some exceptions to this are:
Grades K-8 schools will not have a grade 6 transition day so all
students will attend on September 5.
Grades 6-12 schools will not have a grade 9 transition day, and
in grades K-12 schools there will not be a grade 6 or 9 transition
day. The transition day is intended for students who will be starting middle
or high school in a different building.
If you are unsure, please call your school the week before school begins
or check the school website.
and school administrators will be involved in meetings and professional
learning activities the week of August 28, 2017. The complete 2017-18 school calendar can be
found on our website www.asd-s.nbed.nb.ca.
Students should be at their bus stop at
least five minutes before the scheduled time. It is normal for bus
schedules and stops to be adjusted during the first few days of
operation. Your patience in this regard is appreciated.
The district provided busing information
to Kindergarten students in a letter over the summer. If you did not get
your information, please refer to the district website for busing, call your
school or call Transportation at 658-5603.
Busing information can be obtained on the
Anglophone South website: www.asd-s.nbed.nb.ca
located under “Busing”. If busing is not available via the website,
please contact your school of residence after August 30 and someone will be
able to assist you.
year Anglophone South is happy to provide a new service for parents to
subscribe to their children’s busing information. The service also provides the
ability to subscribe to notifications specific to children, schools and bus
runs. The direct link to this service is https://bp.nbed.nb.ca/asds
Saint John Education Centre (High Schools):
Students that are eligible to travel on Saint John Transit will have their
Student Bus Passes available on the first day of class. Students must
sign for and assume responsibility for it and the passes are non-transferable.
Passes are not available at the Centre offices.
Best wishes to all
students and staff for a happy and safe new year!