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Important Dates

September 25 - Jersey Day

September 30 - Orange Shirt Day

Welcome to Princess Elizabeth!

Hello Princess Elizabeth Parents!

We are so excited to see you next week. We have greatly missed all our amazing families over the course of the past 5 months and cannot wait to welcome you back to a safe environment that will continue to support your children both academically and ensure their mental health and wellbeing. We are in this together and look forward to working with our families to ensure this is a positive experience for all. Please have patience as we are all in this together and we are confident that this will be an amazing year that may look different, but will still bring enjoyable experiences.


Thursday afternoon, your child's homeroom teacher called to introduce themselves or tried to! Some were able to leave messages if there was an option to. If you haven’t heard from them and are wondering about your child’s class placement don't worry! There will be many staff members outside the first week to help get students to class during the first week of school.

Just for some context we have had to re-shuffle numerous times to ensure we are following guidelines. We have many split classes to ensure equitable distribution of students. We know this can be challenging for students who hope to be in classes with their friends. However, sometimes those requests cannot occur as their are many other deciding factors in place when determining class placement. We appreciate your understanding of this matter especially in these unprecedented times.

Like always, during the first days of school class assignments could change.


Please carefully read the attached Parent Guide or Kindergarten Parent Guide. It will answer many of your back to school questions!

If your child is attending the DSBN Virtual School, you will receive direct communication from that school.


It is important to note that there is a staggered start for students this year. Please see the image below.


For information about your bussing, please log in to https://nsts.ca/ Be sure to OPT IN!

ENTRY and DISMISSAL (attached)

Attached you will find the Princess Elizabeth Entry and Dismissal procedures for 2020. Please review this carefully and note your child’s procedure. This is also subject to change as we work our way through this process together. Please also take note of the map of our playground so you have a rough idea of where their location is. It is important to remember we are unable to have parents/guardians on the playground or in the school at this time. However, numerous staff will be out to help students ensure they get to the correct location.

PARENT SCREENING AGREEMENT (School Cash ONLINE, attached, sent home first day)

Please find attached the COVID-19 Parent Screening Agreement.

This can be completed through School Cash ONLINE or on a paper copy sent home on the first day. Please attend to this promptly.


Please bring any technology loaned to you during the At Home Learning to school on the first day.


Many of our enhanced health and safety procedures are outlined in the Parent Guide. For any specific COVID-19 support, please contact the Niagara Public Health Hotline at 905-688-8248 or 1-888-505-6074, press 7

More DSBN Return to School Information can be found at https://www.dsbn.org/return-to-school-updates

Princess Elizabeth Information can be found at https://princesseliz.dsbn.org/

We appreciate your kindness and patience as we work through a very different start to our year!


Princess Elizabeth Staff


Yard Layout


Parent Return to School Guide - In-Class Elementary

Parental Agreement for Daily

Screening_Sept 4 2020

Welcome to Kindergarten Parent Guide