January 24, 2020
Update: Tuesday, January 28, 2020
The B.C. Provincial Health Officer Bonnie Henry has just announced that the first case of novel coronavirus has been confirmed in B.C. A man in his 40's who is isolated at home. The Ministry of Education will continue to work closely with the Ministry of...
January 23, 2020
BC's new Vaccination Status Reporting Regulation (VSRR) came into effect on July 1, 2019. It supports the gathering of immunization records by Public Health. The regulation applies to all students in all schools within the Province's jurisdiction, including those that are home-schooled. It does not apply to children attending schools in...
January 23, 2020
SD43 invites the community to read the latest Superintendent's News and Events Report to the Board presented at the Board Meeting on January 21 , 2020 by clicking here
Superintendent's News and Events Report to the Board contain information on news and events, and the many successes and achievements of our schools, students, teachers, administrators,...
January 23, 2020
School District No. 43 (Coquitlam) graduation rates are consistently above the provincial average and Board of Education Chair Kerri Palmer Isaak commented, “Once again, we celebrate the students of SD43 and their achievements. Six-year completion and graduation rates that are above the provincial average are a testament to the hard...
December 16, 2019
On behalf of School District No. 43 (Coquitlam), I would like to wish a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all of our students, parents and employees! As we approach the holiday season after a busy fall, it is important to reflect on the year that has passed...
November 04, 2019
BC's new Vaccination Status Reporting Regulation (VSRR) came into effect on July 1, 2019. It supports the gathering of immunization records by Public Health. The regulation applies to all students in all schools within the Province's jurisdiction, including those that are home-schooled. It does not apply to children attending schools in First Nations...
October 29, 2019
October 29, 2019 A Message to Parents and Guardians: Halloween Appropriateness
Halloween across all schools in SD43 is a fun and festive day which brings the school community together. Typically, the time around Halloween is incident-free and very respectful. From time to time, a few students “in character” push...
May 10, 2019
The Province of British Columbia and the Ministry of Education today announced funding for a new elementary school in Coquitlam's Burke Mountain and three classroom additions for other School District No. 43 (Coquitlam) schools. Totaling $73.3 million, the announcement includes a new elementary school for the Sheffield-Partington area of North Coquitlam...
February 21, 2019
February 21, 2019
Dear Students, School Staff, and Parents,
As you have heard, there is a measles outbreak at three schools in Vancouver. Please note that this is a localized outbreak and that students who are attending schools not connected to the outbreak have not been exposed. There is no evidence of...
April 25, 2018
We are very excited to be hosting Earth Rangers at Nestor, on Thursday, April 26th. Students will get to see four of the Earth Rangers Animal Ambassadors, including animals like Kateri the Peregrine Falcon, Gizmo the Eurasian Eagle Owl, and Quillow the Prehensile-tailed Porcupine. The Tri-City News will be joining...
October 12, 2017
If you would like your child to have his or her photo retaken, photo retakes will take place on Monday, October 16th.
October 06, 2017
SD43 is currently experiencing difficulty with its entire network. Emails/absence entries may not be received.
September 05, 2017
All students will report to last year's class for attendance and will then be placed into grade groupings. New students are to report to the library and then they will join in the grade groupings. Students will be dismissed from last year's class. Please check with your child at the end...
September 01, 2017
September 5th Schedule: Returning students to Nestor are to report to their last year's homeroom classroom for attendance on Tuesday, September 5th. The students will be at school for a maximum of 1/2 hour from 9:00 to 9:30. Full time attendance from 8:50 to 3:00 begins on Wednesday, September 6th. New...
June 20, 2017
Spring group photos now available online! You can visit this link orders.photoexpressions.ca
and enter our school's unique shoot key LP396VEC to view and order your spring group photos! All orders placed by June 23rd will be delivered back to the school . Orders placed after this...
March 06, 2017
Cancelled due to weather.
February 02, 2017
Please check out this attached flyer and also the MORESPORTS activity button found on this page.
January 13, 2017
Nestor Newsletter 4 (can also be found under Publications in the top bar tab)
December 07, 2016
The weather forecast for
tomorrow afternoon through Friday is for snow. Please remember to check the
district website or our school site for information about school
closures. Any decision about closing the schools will be made by 6:30 a.m. and will be on the website. While we realize this may cause some inconvenience, we appreciate...
June 22, 2016
The program is now open Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Contact Karen for availability and pricing.
June 09, 2016
Cash or cheques payable to Photo Express.
February 10, 2016
We are introducing a new online payment system that will allow you to view and pay you child’s student fees safely and conveniently online starting in January. We encourage you to register your account online now!
Here’s how to get started:
Go to https://sd43.schoolcashonline.com
February 05, 2016
This activity is free and is for children ages 3-5
January 15, 2016
Please note the Deadline for the $10 Pink Shirt is Monday, January 18. Money will be collected in the morning right after the announcements. Your support is appreciated!
January 11, 2016
We have a team "Ecole Nestor Elementary" is our team name in the Youth Challenge department! Please consider joining this fun event!
January 05, 2016
Spring Break Arts Camps at the Evergreen Cultural Centre
After a long cold, wet winter up jumps spring with these week-long programs that will fire your imagination as you explore new creative worlds. Join us for camps like Kids on Stage, or blast off for The Worlds of Galaxies Far, Far,...
December 30, 2015
Dear Nestor families,
The Gr.5’s are raising money for memory books, end of the year field trip and grad celebrations. Their Bottle Drive has begun and will run until May. All you need to do to support them is take your recyclables items (bottles, pop, cans, juice boxes etc) to:
October 09, 2015
Try It For Free!
When: Saturday October 17 th . 2:00pm – 3:30pm
Where: Poirier Sports and Leisure Complex
Who: Open to Grades 3 – 12
What: Bring your swimsuit and be ready to try new things
October 01, 2015
Great News from the hard working PAC!
PAC Power Lunches are now open for ordering online through MunchaLunch.com
. Orders & payments for October’s Pizza lunch are do by Monday @ 9am.
Please note that ever-popular Popaluza returns to Nestor on Fri. Oct. 9 @ 3pm at the back of the school....
September 29, 2015
Nestor PAC Hot lunch program information is attached here. This is also found on the Parents/PAC part of the website.
September 17, 2015
Please check our school website home page. The District permission forms are found behind the Big Green Button! If your child is absent or late, please use the Absence button and we will get the message quickly. It works very well when you have been up all night with a sick...
November 29, 2013
French Kindergaraten Registration for September 2014 is on-line - January 16 @ 9:00 a.m.(www.sd43.bc.ca
English Kindergarten Registration for September 2014 is at the school office on February 4 - 6 from 9:30 to 3:00 daily.
September 16, 2013
Power at the school has been restored.
April 20, 2013
Mark your calendars for May 3!
February 09, 2013
This is a fantastic yearly project (Literacy, Math, Science) involving students from ALL over the world, competing in live-time on the internet! Practice sessions have begun. All students in Grades 1 to 5 should have passwords in their planners.
June 06, 2012
Check out the safe and fun summer camps in Coquitlam! Coquitlam is "High Five" certified, which means our children's programs meet the highest national standards for quality! www.coquitlam.ca/summercamps
February 18, 2012
If you are a Facebook user, PLEASE help Nestor win the contest to have beloved author/illustrator, Jan Brett, visit our school! Go to www.janbrett.com
choose the link "vote" and open your facebook account, go to the left side of Jan Brett's facebook page and choose "contest entry form", fill in your...
June 30, 2011
Nestor Staff wishes our students and parents a most wonderful and safe holiday! See you in September!
May 29, 2011
Wear your team color, a big smile, and your best "good sportsmanship" manners! It's a really fun day for all, and goes ahead rain or shine!
May 16, 2011
Join the Nestor community for a fun movie! Tickets are available at the office. Note: Parents must attend with their children.
May 16, 2011
Show your Nestor Spirit by wearing our logo! Order forms are available at the office.
May 15, 2011
An affordable 6 week summer day camp!
May 06, 2011
A five week program is being offered, starting May 11. (See attachment.)