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07 December 2016

The December Newsletter is available. All the details on Food Drive, Christmas concert and the break are in there.

30 November 2016

The school is running a food drive to collect food for families in need. Please share what you can.

03 November 2016

The November Newsletter is ready. Please read and share.

03 November 2016

Take time to remember on November 11. There will be no school on that day in honour of Remembrance Day.

06 October 2016

Book fair will be taking place on October 11-13. Please come out on Tuesday and Wednesday evening from 6-7:30 to buy books and support the school...

06 October 2016

The October newsletter is ready. Please take a look to keep up to date on events and important dates.

06 October 2016

Happy Thanksgiving to all of our students and staff and to their families. There will be no school on Monday, October 10 so that everyone can be...

28 September 2016

September newsletter is ready. 

24 August 2016

All students are starting back to school on Tuesday, August 30. Students wishing to enroll for the semester must be here on that day.

13 June 2016

Check out our last newsletter of the school year for exam dates and important information about the last weeks of school.

22 April 2016

Family Fun Night

Tuesday, April 26

6-7:30 pm

Books, Snacks, Door Prizes, Fun!

31 March 2016

The April newsletter is here! We have home visits this month, as well as soccer tournaments and an open house. Check out the newsletter for...

15 February 2016

March Break will take place from March 5-20. There will be no school for staff or students during this time. Classes will resume on Monday, March...

15 February 2016

The newsletter for February and March is now available.

19 January 2016

Early Literacy for parents and children

Edzo Library

Thursday afternoons 2:15-3 pm


Come out to the library on...

14 January 2016

The January newsletter is available. Check the calendar for important dates, such as exam times and registration day.

14 January 2016

Bring the family out for a family pajama night at the Edzo library on Tuesday, Jan.26 from 6-730 pm. Lots of fun stories, crafts, and fun. This...

11 December 2015
27 November 2015

It is that time of year again. Another all-nighter movie event! Students in grades 9 and up are welcome to come out for a fun night of Star Wars...

04 November 2015

Many of our families came out for our fun community event to support family literacy. Family Fright Night is a chance for families to come out for...

04 November 2015

The latest newsletter is available. Check it out to stay up to date on school events.


04 November 2015

Our annual food is now complete. Our school has brought in 2590 food items to help those in need during this holiday season!...

05 October 2015

Check out our latest newsletter to stay up to date.


23 September 2015

The CJBS/Edzo library hosted a family fun night to support literacy on Sept.22. We had lots of families out for this event, where everyone...

23 September 2015

Our new grade seven classes had a day at North Arm Park and Tower Hill to get to know one another, and to have a good start to their year. ...

23 September 2015

Our K-6 classes took part in the annual Terry Fox Walk to raise money for, and awareness of, cancer. Students and staff had a great afternoon, and...

17 June 2015

The June newsletter is available. 

Last day of school for students is Thursday, June 25.

Have a safe and fun summer!

09 June 2015

All families are welcome for a literacy event to celebrate our success from this year, and learn about our summer reading program. Come for lunch...

15 May 2015

A coffee house was held in the library on Thursday, May 14 for students in grades 7-12. There were lots of students who got up to perform music,...

13 May 2015

Graduation is coming!

Thursday, May 21 at 2 pm.

All are welcome to come and celebrate together!

13 May 2015

The May newsletter is available.

Highlights include:

Graduation - May 21

Coffee House - May 14

Grade 9 Trip - May 8-11...

22 April 2015

Another great family night was held in April with the theme of Make and Build. There was lots of fun and giveaways with LEGO and PlayDoh. ...

22 April 2015

April newsletter is now available.

Home visits, Books in Homes, Family Night highlights.

01 April 2015

Our school has been selected as the recipient of the Diavik Healthy Schools Grant this year. We will be using the grant to support our literacy...

01 April 2015
22 February 2015

All Behchoko families are welcome to come to another exciting family night on Tuesday, Feb.24 from 6-7:30 pm. We have a special guest - author...

17 February 2015

Several of our elementary students have been coming to the library after school during February to build a bridge. They came up with design ideas...

09 February 2015
29 January 2015
1-2-3 Rhyme with Me
New program starting at the library in February. 
29 January 2015

The Scholastic Book Fair is coming to our school! What better way to promote reading to our students than by supporting this important event....

16 January 2015

Hoping to see you for...

15 January 2015

Fitness classes and gym times have started again at the CJBS gym. 

Adult programs:

Yoga - Mondays at 6

Aerobics -...

06 January 2015

Many of our students have been attending winter fish camps. These photos are from one of our grade 9 classes.

06 January 2015

January is a busy time for students. There are several things coming up:

- Exams on Jan.19-23 (extra days for diploma exams)


27 November 2014

The Christmas break this year will take place starting on Friday, December 19 through to Sunday, January 4. 

The last day of class...

10 November 2014

If you are a parent, a child, or if you have young children at home with you, take the opportunity to write a letter to Santa - you will get a...

10 November 2014

The November Newsletter is now available. Highlights include: No school on Tuesday, Nov.11 and SAC meeting on Monday, Nov.24.

29 October 2014

You are invited to come to our Halloween-themed family fun night in the CJBS/Behchoko Library on Wednesday evening. Wear your costume for lots of...

08 October 2014

CJBS is having a book fair next week (October 14-16).


We are open every day during school hours, and will have a family event...

08 October 2014

The October newsletter is now available. 

The last day to hand in work for semester 1 is October 24.

Picture day is October 9...

25 September 2014

Our school and community participated in NWT Literacy Week activities all week Sept.22-26. We had a family fun night, game day lunch, storywalls,...

17 September 2014

Behchoko Library at CJBS will be hosting a family fun night to encourage family literacy and celebrate NWT literacy week. There will be food,...

08 September 2014

The new grade seven classes had their annual orientation on the land during the first full week of school. We are excited to welcome the students...

08 September 2014

One World Connected: The Gallery. Students are invited to share photos and/or stories showing their connection to self, the land, others and...

favorite book
06 June 2014

The library was running a favorite book contest, and we had many great entries. Students were asked to tell us about the best book they read this...

class of 2014
05 June 2014

The graduating class of 2014 celebrated their success on May 22 with a graduation ceremony and dance. The gym was filled to bursting with proud...

05 June 2014

The September newsletter is available. We will see home visits, an open house and a teacher's conference this month. Please make sure to take a...

09 May 2014

Olympian Clara Hughes was at CJBS on Monday, May 5 as part of Clara's Big Ride; an event crossing the country to increase awareness and acceptance...

hoops for heart
05 May 2014

Our 4th annual fundraiser for the Heart and Stroke foundation will be taking place on May 8. Students and staff will play a friendly game of...

28 February 2014

The Behchoko Community Library at CJBS hosted a second Family Fun Night to support Family Literacy on March 10. We again had very strong turnout...

christmas concert
13 January 2014

2013 Christmas Concert was well attended. Many parents, grandparents, auties, uncles, brothers, sisters and friends came out to enjoy the show and...

wellness day
13 January 2014

The whole school participated in a wellness day during the last week of school before Christmas Break. Students participated in teacher-run...

22 November 2013

Welcome to the new site.

A place to share, learn, research and have fun. Please take a look and share your feedback.


13 November 2013

We have some new faces this year, and many returning teachers. Some teachers have changed teaching assignments, so your child may have a new...

halloween assembly
06 November 2013

Lots of fun and excitement at CJBS for Halloween. Junior and Senior High students were treated with a Halloween dance and a special assembly with...

Shawn Atleo with students
06 November 2013

The National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations in Canada was in the school along with our own Chiefs and Grand Chief to meet with students...