196 Pennywell Rd., St. John's, Nl A1C 2L6

Tel: (709) 579-9071 Fax: (709) 579-0090

Come one Come All!

Spring Elementary Concert, Thursday, May 31st at 1:30 pm.

Tickets are $3.00.

Fun for the whole Family!

Please complete the School Development survey by clicking on the link below. This survey gives parents/guardians an opportunity to provide feedback to the administrators of their child’s school on topics that are important for school development.

School Development Survey

School is closed Monday May 21st for Victoria Day weekend. Tuesday is Day 2 on the schedule.

Grade 4 students had a blast climbing the walls at Wallnuts!

No school for students on Friday May 11, 2018 due to Teacher PD.

Science Rendezvous @ Memorial University

Science Rendezvous is coming up again next Saturday, May 12 11:00 to 3:00. Information can be found at www.sciencerendezvous.ca under the MUN location.

Congratulations to the Senior Girls Basketball team who won silver medals in the 1A championship game held at Juniper Ridge. The girls had a great weekend!

Rotary Breakfast of Champions

Today we recognized these students from our adopted school - Bishop Abraham Elementary - at our signature “Breakfast of Champions”

Olivia Morrissey

Anna Pena

Noah Boland

Thank you for your generous support of Bishop Abraham's 2nd annual Spring Fair. It was a wonderful success and FUN was had by all.

Basket Winners:

  • Mario Switch was won by Abigail Cole, ticket # 5987999
  • BBQ was won by Rihanna McCrindle, ticket # 3908021

Bashar Alrajab won the Scooter and Amoy Wright won the Magic Kit.

Icecream Party winners for the class who brought in the most bottles in Primary and Elementary are:

Grade 1 Currie

Grade 6 Squires and Connolly who tied

Congratulations to all!

Come One, Come All

Bishop Abraham's 2nd Annual SPRING FAIR!

Saturday, April 28, 2018



Save the Date!

Spring Fair Bottle Blitz

We are collecting bottles for our Bottle Stall at the Spring Fair, April 28th. We call it Bottle Blitz! Please send your child along with a bottle/jar of items such as ketchup, mustard, jam, pickles, shampoo, soft drink, pasta sauce, body lotion, hand soap, detergents, etc. Please ensure that the expiry date is beyond July 2018.

When your child brings in bottles, they will receive a ticket, per bottle, for a chance to win a door prize! Also, we will be noting the number of bottles brought in per class and the winning class in Primary and Elementary will be rewarded with a movie and ice-cream party!!

You can donate bottles!

The School Lunch "Radiothon" will take place at the Avalon Mall, April 26th 10am-3pm. The Radiothon will be broadcast on Coast 101.1 and also live on Rogers TV.

No School for students Monday, March 12, 2018 due to Teacher Pd. Tuesday, March 13, 2018 will be Day 1 on the schedule. Lunch envelopes are due into the school on Tuesday.

School is closed for the day due to weather. Student of the Month assembly is tomorrow, Wednesday @ 2:00pm. Don't forget to wear something pink!

Northern Lights

Pastels on Black Construction Paper

by Grade 6 Students

Bishop Abraham's Student/Virtue of the Month assembly will be Thursday, February 1, 2018 at 2:00pm.

Christmas Assembly

Student / Virtue of the Month Awards

Bishop Abraham's Christmas Assembly will begin at 9:15am, Friday, December 22nd. Please come and join our school community to celebrate student success and enjoy some Christmas fun! Students will be dismissed at 1:00pm for Christmas Holidays. School reopens Monday, January 8, 2018, Day 6 on the schedule.

Baskets will be drawn for at our assembly. If you haven't bought your tickets yet there is still three (3) days left to get tickets. The two (2) lucky winners will walk away with an early Christmas present. Tickets are $1:00 each and can be purchased at the office or by students from their classroom teacher. The more tickets you buy the greater your chance of being one (1) of the lucky winners!

Merry Christmas and have a safe and happy Holiday!

Christmas Baskets

Tickets go on sale tomorrow, December 6, 2017 for Bishop Abraham's SPECTACULAR Christmas Baskets fundraiser. Two lucky winners will walk away with great gifts for the Season! Tickets are $1.00 per ticket.

Tickets will be drawn for at our Christmas assembly, December 22nd. The more tickets you buy the better your chances are for an early Christmas Gift!

Grade 3 Students at the Rooms!

Learning at the Rooms

Ornaments we made

Grade 3 Tree

Some Mummers Round Here!

Grade 4, 5 and 6 students were visited by a group of Mummers. The presentation was enjoyed by all!

No school for students Monday, November 27th due to Teacher Pd.

Student of the Month assembly Friday, December 1st at 2:00pm.

No school Friday, November 10 and Monday, Nov. 13. Tuesday, November 14th will be Day 5 on the schedule.

Picture Retakes

Picture retakes will take place Friday, October 20th

Living Healthy Commotion Week

Our School is having its own Living Healthy Commotion Week, October 10 to the 13th.


Tuesday, Oct. 10

  • Cha Cha Slide

Wed., Oct. 11

  • "I Walk " to school day. Mr. Kennedy will be walking to school from Buckmaster's Circle at 8:15
  • "Fit Bingo

Thursday, Oct. 12

  • Primary 10:30 to 12:00 "Relay Madness"
  • Elementary - 1: 00 to 2:00 "Relay Madness"
  • Elementary only - Cross Country meet, 3:00 to 4:00 @ Mundy Pond

Friday, Oct. 13

  • Bring fruit for recess and have a chance to win a Free Gym period.
  • Terry Fox Walk Elementary students ( grades 4 to 6) will walk after recess, Primary students ( grade 1 to 3) will walk in the afternoon. Parents are welcome to join their child(ren) for the walk around Mundy Pond

Halloween Baskets Fundraiser

The Grade 3 classes will be selling tickets on two Halloween baskets starting Monday, October 2nd. This fundraiser will help with the cost of field trips taking place throughout the school year. Tickets are $1.00 or 3 for $2.00.

School Council Parent Member Needed!

The Bishop Abraham School Council is looking for one (1) parent member. If you are interested please contact Laura Butland or Valerie Wells.

Annual Vegetable Sale!

Ripple Trail Farms

  • $12.00 per 12 pound bag

Vegetable order forms went home last week. They are due back Wednesday, September 27th.

Vegetables can be picked up Oct. 4th after 1:00 pm.

Picture Day is Friday September 29th!

Curriculum Night

All parents are invited to Curriculum Night, Thursday, September 14, 2017. Come and meet your child's/children's teacher/teachers and learn about the curriculum your child will be experiencing this year, classroom rules and expectations. All sessions will take place in teacher's classrooms. Primary - Grades Kindergarten to grade 3, 6:30 - 7:15, Elementary - Grades 4 to 6, 7:15 - 8:00.

First Day Schedule:

Doors open at 8:40

  • Grade 6 students go to the grade 6 common area
  • Grades 1 to 3 go to the Gym
  • Grade 4 & 5 go to the Cafeteria to meet their teachers
  • Kindergarten students wait in the corridor by main Office and the teachers will collect the students.

Bell Schedule 2017 - 2018 School Year:

  • 8:40 am - doors unlocked for students
  • 8:50 - all students proceed to their classrooms
  • 8:55 - classes start
  • 10:25 - 10:40 -Recess
  • 12:10 - 1:00 - Lunch (the switch will occur at 12:35)
  • 3:00 pm - classes dismissed.
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2017 - 2018 Supply Lists


Little People's Workshop - After School Program