Ready, Set, Learn 2019

ReadySetLearn event will take place in every elementary school in the North Okanagan-Shuswap between January and March 2019.

  • ReadySetLearn is a free early learning event for families with pre-school aged children who are 3 to 5 years old;Ready, Set, Learn.jpeg
  • All families who attend will receive free books and a kit of materials and resources to help support their child’s early learning experiences;
  • All families are encouraged to pre-register for the event at their local school (250.832.3741) or contact Jennifer Findlay at for more information;

The Ready Set Learn event at Bastion Elementary School will take place on Tuesday, February 26th at 1:00 pm in the gym.  The event will end at approximately 2:00.

Bastion Family Movie Night

On Tuesday, December 18th, the Grade 4 and 5 students will be hosting a Family Movie Night.  This fundraiser will help support the students’ goal of raising money for a year-end field trip.

mb_product_incredibles2_digital_6eccbf6eIncredibles 2 will start right at 6:00 pm.  Admission to the movie will be $2 per person, with popcorn and water for sale.  There will be a “Best Seats in the House” draw!  Please bring a donation to the food bank, to be entered into the draw.

Please keep in mind, this event is a Family Movie Night – all children must be accompanied by an adult.

Askews Cards Fundraiser

The Bastion PAC is starting a new fundraiser!  The PAC will be selling Askews cards in denominations of $50, $100 and $200.  For every $100 of Askews cards purchased through the PAC, the PAC will receive $7.

If you’d like to submit an order, please click on the order form below, and send the completed form and money to the school.


Thank you for your support!!

Student Personal Safety

Please click on the following letter, which addresses a recent event involving a man approaching a child in the Salmon Arm area.

Student Personal Safety

Below is a photo of information teachers may discuss with Primary students, regarding Personal Safety.  This comes from a program called Circles of Caring, which was developed by School District No. 83.

Personal Safety
Circles of Caring by SD83

The please click the following link to view a video clip, from Breakfast Television, which addresses how families can help their children be safe when out in public.

Personal Safety – “Tricky People”

Bastion Winter Concerts

We would like to make parents/guardians and family members aware of the Winter Concert dates and times.  Please see the chart below, to find out which performance your child(ren)’s class will be performing at.  Both performances will begin promptly at 1:00 pm.  The performances will be approximately 45 minutes in length.

Winter Concert Classes