March 26- March 29, March Break

March 30- Good Friday

April 2- Easter Monday

April 3 – No School, mid term break

April 4 РBack to school 


Friday March 23


  • Classes are cancelled today for all schools in the Public Schools Branch. (March 23).
  • School and Branch based support staff will follow the direction of any provincial government delays or closures in their office areas.
  • School will reopen after Easter and March break, April 4th


Thursday March 22

  • All Schools in PSB closed for the day due to weather
  • Friday March 23 last day before March Break it will be Day 5
  • Brayden White, Easter Seals T-shirt fundraiser now on- Shirts available to try on at School. Youth, Ladies and Men’s sizes available – small – xxlarge

We are asking that everyone, staff and students, ROCK YOUR SOCKS tomorrow in celebration of World Down Syndrome Day! Mismatched, colorful and unique…all types of socks welcome at G.E.S.


Home and School Bingo

Our last Sunday afternoon bingo was such a hit with bingo players from all over we are doing it again.

Sunday April 8th will be a CASH and PRIZE bingo you will not want to miss….

Come on out and support your local Georgetown Home and School Association and help raise money with a great group for a wonderful school.


Island Storm Basketball Tickets- $2

Start off your March Break with a Storm…Storm Basketball that is. Melvin Ford, father of our Easter Seals Ambassador, Brayden White, has tons of tickets to sell in support of the upcoming PEI Storm against St. John Riptide on Sunday March 25th for $2 a ticket. All proceeds from these economical ticket sales will go towards PEI Easter Seals 2018 Campaign!

Get in touch with Melvin or contact the school to arrange pick up of tickets. What a great and fun way to support the Easter Seals of PEI.

Monday March 19th

  • Today is Day 2
  • IHT at Montague Intermediate for Grades 7 & 8
  • Last week of school before March Break and Easter
  • Call school or schedule meeting with your home room teacher to pick up 2nd Term Learning Report Cards
  • Badminton for boys and girls each morning and each afternoon this week, see schedule below
  • Guitar Club on Wednesday
  • GES will be celebrating FRENCH WEEK March 19-23, ask your student the French word of the day they learned each day!

Hornet Pick of the Week

Big congratulations going out to Maria M, a friend to everyone, in Ms. Scully’s grade 1/2/3 class and also big congratulations going out to Hudson M. also in Ms. Scully’s grade 1/2/3 class. These are two of Georgetown’s finest…great job on setting positive examples to your families and classmates.

Grade 8 Travel Draw March Winner

Congratulations going out to Dennis Clory of Georgetown, he is the winner of the $500 prize for the March Grade 8 Travel Draw! Congrats Kade on selling the winning ticket and Dennis on being the big winner this month!

Thanks for supporting our Grade 8 students on their upcoming trip to Halifax. 

Two draws remain for April and May, get your $5 tickets early before they are all sold out. Students selling tickets this year in our Grade 8 class are: Bradyn Carroll, Kade Rafuse, Terissa Gotell, Winter Guignard, Hannah Stoodley and Hayden Stoodley.

Badminton Schedule March 19-23

The upcoming week for badminton will be a busy one- The boys and girls badminton teams will each practice four days of the week with early morning and afternoon practices.

  • Monday- 8:00 am practice for girls, 3:10 p.m. for boys
  • Tuesday- 8:00 am practice for boys, 3:10 p.m. for girls
  • Wednesday- 8:00 am practice for girls, 3:10 p.m. for boys
  • Thursday- 8:00 am practice for boys, 3:10 p.m. for girls