Important Dates

We follow the CBE modified calendar. The calendar sets common start and end days, non-instructional days and holidays. For our school’s additional non-instructional days, late entries, early dismissal days and events, see our school calendar page.

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First Day of Classes

First day of classes for Students in Kindergarten, Grade 1 and Grade 2 is Tuesday August 17, 2021.

First day of classes for Preschool children is Monday August 30, 2021.

School Start and End Times

Preschool (Half Day)

Monday - Thursday                      
Morning Class: 8:25 AM - 11:15 AM
Afternoon Class: 12:15  PM - 3:05 PM

Kindergarten & Grade 1 & 2  (Full Day)

Monday - Thursday                      
Morning: 8:40 AM - 12:00 PM
Afternoon: 12:45 PM - 3:05 PM

Friday (early dismissal for ALL)                               
8:40 AM - 12:00 PM 

School Supplies

All school supplies will be provided by the Niitsitapi Learning Centre. Students are asked to bring a healthy snack and indoor running shoes (velcro if unable to tie laces). Some backpacks will be available for students if needed. 

School Calendar

View our calendar page for events and dates. For system calendars visit the CBE Website.

Noon Supervision

Lunchroom supervision will be provided from 12:00 PM – 12:22 PM for grades 1 and 2 students and 12:22 PM - 12:45 PM for kindergarten students. Kindergarten students will have a supervised recess from 12:00 PM - 12:22 PM and grade 1 and 2 students will have a supervised recess from 12:22 PM – 12:45 PM. Our food services program will be available beginning Aug. 17. 

Registration Information

Please visit our How to Register page for all registration details and registration forms. 

Our school office opens on Aug. 12, 2020 for registration.

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​​Do You Have a MyCBE / PowerSchool Parent Account?

Parents who have not already done so, must create an account in MyCBE / PowerSchool to:

  • Pay fees or apply for a waiver

  • Register for transportation and lunch supervision

  • View student progress

To create a new account, go to and click on Create Parent Account. You will need to have your child(ren)’s CBE Student ID Number and use your email on file at the school.​

​​Fees and Waivers

School fees will be charged to families starting in October. Online fee payment is the simplest and most convenient way to pay school fees. Parents can use their online account to pay fees or apply for a waiver at:

You can find more information on the CBE school fees and waivers​ page.​​​​​​​

​​​Yellow School Bus Tra​nsportation

Yellow school bus routes for the 2021-22 school year are created o​ver the summer and based on the addresses submitted before the pre-registration deadline in June. Transportation continues to accept registrations after the deadline; however, students are added to the closest existing stop with available space. Processing times could be up to six weeks at the beginning of the school year due to volume.

More information about 2021-22 transportation service levels and proposed fees are posted on the CBE website.

Your bus stop location and time will be available in your MyCBE / PowerSchool account by mid-August.

Conditional riders can also register using MyCBE / PowerSchool. Applications will be considered after eligible riders registrations have been processed.

Learn more about transportation on the CBE website.

​Further Inform​ation

We look forward to a great year ahead. If you have any questions that we haven’t addressed here, please contact the school. 

For further information visit our CBE back-to-school information​ page.​​​​​

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