Posted by: belfastcons | July 12, 2020

Congratulations to our Athletes of the Year 2020

Congratulations to Hannah and Isaac for being named this years Athletes of the Year!  It was great seeing them in the Guardian and Eastern Graphic this week.  They were involved in many sports this year, and were great ambassadors for our school.  We will miss these Bulldogs on our teams, but we know they will be great Vikings next year.

Posted by: belfastcons | June 26, 2020

Belfast Virtual School Closing, Friday June 26th, 2020

Mr. Munro’s address:


Mrs. Van Colen’s Address:

Mrs. Sorrie Grade K:


Ms. Stewart, Mrs. Taylor, and Mrs. Lamont Grade 1/2:



Mrs. MacKinnon Grade 3


Ms. McKeeman Grade 4:




Ms. Carpenter Grade 5/6:

Click on the link below:


Bulldog Award Winners for the School:

Click on the link below:


Ms. Bell Grade 7-9:


Mr. Johnson Grade 7-9

Posted by: belfastcons | June 26, 2020

Friday’s Virtual Closing, June 26th, 2020 10AM

Morning everyone!

Just a quick reminder to students and parents to watch the virtual school closing today at 10AM.  Staff have put a lot of time, thought, and effort into the video.  We hope you enjoy!

Also, report cards were dropped of to Connie McInnis (Kolten’s grandmother) at the Post Office on Thursday.  They should arrive at your house soon!

I hope you have a fabulous Friday!

Mr. Munro

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Dear Parents/Guardians, Students, and Staff;

Click here to view a message from Director Parker Grimmer.

I am standing in front of one of our schools today because these are important places, and one of the places where learning happens for students. Within our schools and PSB offices, we are now planning and preparing for students and staff to safely return to school in September.

These last days of the school year, much like the last months, have been like no other. We have all been doing things much differently than we have in the past. 2019-2020 has been a busy, demanding, challenging, at times frustrating, but ultimately a successful year for students and those who have worked with them including parents and staff. We hope everyone is able to reflect back on some positive, productive, and successful moments.

We want to take a moment to recognize the efforts of students, parents, and staff. Thank you for your patience, energy, commitment, teamwork, willingness to try new things, and do old things in new ways. These words come from sharing and observing what we have seen on the journey with our educational community these last weeks. Our shared success is reflected in the accomplishments of our students, and we should be pleased with our efforts working together to assist in their success. We have learned once again that good things can happen, even in the most challenging circumstances, when we work together.

We haven’t been perfect though. I can’t tell you how many times COVID-19 has proved my thinking to be wrong, or how some days our planning in the morning was no longer current or helpful by the afternoon. While we made inroads into how we supported students and families in need, we still have work to do to provide more equitable learning for students. We have all learned so much through this pandemic, including the importance of reflection and the need to routinely adjust our thinking and actions. I want to genuinely thank students, parents, and staff for supporting us, even through the times when we and our circumstances seemed most uncertain.

Planning is underway to bring students and staff safely back to our schools and work spaces. The provincial government’s Fall Education Readiness Committee has been working to determine the plan for returning to school in September and the PSB is working with the Chief Public Health Office and our partners at the Department of Education and Lifelong Learning to determine the best configurations for buses, schools, and workspaces.

We also need to prepare ourselves for the possibility that learning in school might need to look differently next year. We will make every effort to communicate plans in a timely way so all of our educational partners can prepare as much as possible.

While there is still some uncertainty to all this, we know with certainty that students are best served when we work together. We thank everyone for their patience and cooperation as we work through planning to return to school. We look forward to the 2020-2021 school year, with all of the challenges and opportunities it will hold.

Congratulations to those who have graduated, are moving to a new school, or who are retiring as one of our valued employees. We are also excited to welcome new students, parents and staff who will be joining the PSB next year!

I wish every member of our PSB educational community a safe, restful, and happy summer!

Until September, take care,

Parker Grimmer


Posted by: belfastcons | June 23, 2020

2020 Belfast Consolidated Grads…Congratulations!!

Posted by: belfastcons | June 21, 2020

Graduation Announcement for Sunday, June 21st

Belfast Bulldogs / Belfast Consolidated School Home & School Association


Posted by: belfastcons | June 19, 2020

Announcement for Friday, June 19th

Congratulations to all our students who are finishing up their home learning today.  All our teachers are commenting on how well our students worked during this period of time!

A reminder, we will have the grade 9 graduation for graduating students, their parents, and a few invited guests.  This year, it will not be open to the public.  It will happen on Monday, June 22nd at 7pm.  We hope to do a Facebook Livestream on our Belfast Home and School page.  We will give more details on this event, Monday.

Our “Virtual” school closing for grades K-8 will be posted online at 10AM on Friday, June 26th.  We will provide more details on that, when the time comes.

For third term report cards, we will be mailing those out for students and parents.  A reminder, the report cards will only have comments for the final term: no marks or the regular 1-4 numerical codes for K-9.

If you have any questions or concerns, please email me!   Make sure you enjoy this beautiful sunny day!

Mr. John Munro Principal BCS

Posted by: belfastcons | June 18, 2020

Afternoon Announcements for Thursday, June 18th, 2020

The Department of Education and Lifelong Learning and education authorities are seeking feedback from parents, educational assistants, and youth service workers regarding the delivery of individual programming and respite services offered to students with special educational needs during our recent period of home learning due to COVID-19.
Your participation in the survey is important and very much appreciated. Results will be used only to identify the strengths and challenges of the programming provided.

• The survey takes approximately 5 to 10 minutes to complete.
• Your responses are anonymous and confidential. There is no way to see your name or email address.
• Results go directly to survey coordinators at the Department of Education and Lifelong Learning and are recorded on a secure site.
• The survey will close at 4 PM on Tuesday, June 23.

• The link to the survey is
Erin Johnston
Assistant Director, Public Schools Branch


Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Dear Parents/Guardians, Students, and Staff;

The Public Schools Branch would like to send congratulations and best wishes to our 2020 Graduates. We want to congratulate all our grade 12 graduates on their many accomplishments during their education journey these last 12 years. We hope they enjoy the recognitions and ceremonies that are being planned for them next week to mark this major achievement.

We live in interesting times that we will always remember. Our 2020 graduates will certainly never forget the year they graduated. Even though our graduates are leaving public education during a worldwide pandemic, they have remained focused, pushed forward, and developed skills of resiliency that will carry them well into the future. Their determination and resolve has been inspiring.

This is a time for our graduates, to reflect on and celebrate their accomplishments, efforts, and actions with their parents, family and friends. Our graduates have achieved so many great things to get to this stage of life, and in doing so, they have created endless possibilities for themselves. We wish all graduates the best of success in what life has to offer as they head to university, college, the work force, or other pursuits. We encourage our PSB graduates to continue to fill chapters of the amazing story they are writing. #classof2020

COVID-19 Response to Mental Health Concerns

A Child and Youth Urgent Mental Health Care service is now available for children and youth ages 18 and under with urgent mental health needs or very high emotional distress. Children and youth with urgent mental health needs can call the virtual clinic for support and assistance. Children, youth, and their parents can call toll free at 1-866-833-5443 from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. daily to connect with trained Health PEI mental health clinicians, who will provide a thorough risk assessment, help to stabilize any crisis, and connect to appropriate community supports.

Outside of the Child and Youth Urgent Mental Health Care hours, individuals requiring urgent mental health support can also access the Island Help Line (1-800-218-2885), Kids Help Phone (1-800-668-6868), their local emergency department, or 911. Community Mental Health Services, Student Well Being Teams, Strongest Families, and other community partners will continue to be available for all non-urgent mental health questions and concerns. For information on these services contact your local Community Mental Health office or Mental Health and Addictions Information Service at 1-833-533-9333.

Thank you to those who sent me feedback on the benefit and value of these weekly communications that began back in mid-March. It is my hope that these messages have been helpful. Next Wednesday will be the last letter for the 2019-20 school year. Plans are in the works to make it both a video and written message.

Until then, take care,

Parker Grimmer


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