2015-16 Supply Lists - Scroll to the bottom of this page
Last Day of School - Tuesday, June 30 - Early Dismissal for all students will begin at 9:30AM. Expect some delays if buses arrive at different times
Late Registration Day is Tuesday, August 25, 2015 - Please bring proof of address within our catchment area (power bill, rental aggreement or a copy of a deed)
The first day of school for students in the 2015-16 school year is Thursday, September 3, 2015Check out the new HRSB School Library Catalogue- Wow! You can use your Halifax Library cards to rent E-books!
O'Connell Drive is now on Twitter! Click below to follow.
NEWS and EVENTS
Please remember to use our drop-off zone between 7:35AM and 7:55AM if your child misses the bus and you need to drive him or her to school. Students will be considered late if they arrive after 7:55AM and thus family members should bring them to the main office to report in and obtain late slips.
New students: Registration Documentation Required: Proof of Address (copy of a power bill, deed or rental agreement), birth certificate (primary only), health card and any other important medical or legal information
Cafeteria - NEW PHONE #(902) 430-8223
Chadwick's Food Service accepts online ordering at the link below:
Welcome to O'Connell Drive Elementary School in Porter's Lake, Nova Scotia. Our school serves students and families from the communities of Porter's Lake and Lake Echo. We opened in September of 1997 to 440 students as the first P3 school in our province. We were among the first to experience a technologically rich learning environment. Our classrooms are equipped with LCD projectors, computers and our students have access to the latest software to enhance their learning experiences. Today, we have an enrollment of approximately 350 students. Our staff is dedicated to taking any measures necessary to improve student achievement.
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