First Day of Classes
Our first day of classes is Thursday Aug. 31, 2023 and the school office is open to parents on Monday August 28, 2023 from 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM.
School Start & End Times
Our bell times are:
Full Day Kindergarten-Grade 6:
Monday to Thursday
8:30 AM -12:00 PM and 12:50 PM - 3:25 PM
NO SCHOOL for Kindergarten students on Fridays
*Early Dismissal for Grades 1-6
8:30 AM -11:45 AM
Kindergarten will be a full day program Monday to Thursday at Douglas Harkness for the 2023-24 school year and will follow the times listed above.
School supplies are provided by your child's classroom teacher on the first day of school. Please send your child to school each day with a backpack, a lunch kit and lunch, indoor shoes appropriate for gym class, and a refillable, plastic or metal water bottle.
View our school's School Calendar for upcoming events and dates. See the CBE website for system calendars.
For more information visit our Lunch Supervision page.
Please visit our How to Register page for registration details. Please note that the registration process is completed online, but schools can assist with any questions.
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