2015 Earth Day Celebration Wednesday May 20th 6:30 PM @ The Phoenix Theatre

BUS Runs

**Check under Quick Links for new Bus schedule effective April 7, 2015**
All Busses are running as per the schedule
Please listen to CBC, 102.3 The Bear, or watch this website for updates.
Strong Start Program **New Hours**
Effective March 2, 2015

JS Clark Elementary
Monday ~ Friday 8:30am-11:30am

GW Carlson Elementary
Monday ~  Friday
8:30 AM to 11:30 AM

Monday,Tuesday, Friday
12:15 PM to 3:15 PM

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School District # 81 (Fort Nelson)

Each year the Board of Education for School District #81 endeavors to present their Friends of Education Award.  This award is presented to an individual(s) (non-employee) or organization(s) for long standing or extraordinary service to the education programs in School District #81.  The Trustees invite members of the public to assist them in their selection process.

If you are able to identify an individual or organization that fulfills the above criteria, please submit the name with a brief outline by 1:00 pm on Thursday, May 21, 2015 to:

Dianna Umpherville
Administrative Assistant
School Board Office
5104 Airport Drive
PO Box 87, Fort Nelson, BC  V0C 1R0
Ph:  250-774-2591  Fax:  250-774-2598

Welcome to School District 81
The Fort Nelson School District serves students from the town of Fort Nelson and the Northern Rockies Regional District. The School District has five schools. There are four schools in the township of Fort Nelson, the J.S. Clark Elementary School, the G.W. Carlson Elementary School serving kindergarten to Grade four students, the R.L. Angus Elementary School serving students in Grades 5 to 7, and Fort Nelson Secondary School serving students in Grades 8 to 12. Our one rural school, Toad River School serves students from Kindergarten to Grade 12.

"As a community of learners we embrace opportunities to build successful futures."

School Calendars

2014 - 2015 Calendar

2015-2016 Calendar

2014 - 2015 Toad River Calendar

Are you having problems with a bully?  Do you know of someone else having problems with a bully?
Please click on the link below to report
a bullying issue

May 26 GWC Band Concert @9:45 in the gym

May 26  Friends of Rachel
Celebration JSC @ 11:00 am  FREE Hotdog/Hamburger lunch to follow

May 27 Grade 4 Track and Field Day at GWC

May 29 GWC  Rock awards @ 12:40 assembly (Free BBQ for all students (courtesy of FNSS Friends of Rachel Club)

June 4 GWC Grade 4 Track Meet at RLA

Hoops for Homes June 9th JSC @ 1:00pm-1:30pm

June 10 FUN DAY @ GWC



The Board of Education of School district #81(Fort Nelson) is proposing weed control measures on their school district in town properties as there is an increasing problem with dandelion and clover vegetation. The product to be used is IPCO-Premium 3-way XP.  The product will be administered by a licenced Ministry of Environment certified applicator in the Landscape and Industrial/Commercial categories, dates to be determined, in the month of July.  The applicator will be using a drift stop sprayer.  All user groups will be advised and all legislated signage will be displayed during application periods.  Full information regrading the product and a picture of the equipment to be used please click the links below.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding the application please feel free to contact Margaret-Anne Hall @ 250 774 2591 or email:mhall@sd81.bc.ca by May 25,2015.  All questions asked and answers to the questions will be posted on this website.


Box 87, 5104 Airport Drive, Fort Nelson BC V0C 1R0
Phone: 250 774-2591
Fax: 250 774-2598