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O'Connell Drive Elementary

40 O'Connell Dr, Porters Lake, NS

(902) 827-4112
(902) 827-3120 fax

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  • Beautiful work by our students at the OCDES Art Exhibit on May 25, 2016!
  • O'Connell Drive Elementary School
  • Meet Lenny, our school's crested gecko!

Daily Announcements

Saturday May 28th

No announcements yet today


What's New

May 15th, 2016

We would like to thank all of our sponsors for this year's dance-a-thon! We reached a grand total of $4 301.40!!! Look for Mr. Lucas to ride his tricycle all day!!

The top fundraising class...

March 20th, 2016

A BIG thank you to everyone who contributed to our annual coin drive. Our school raised $1000 to purchase new books for our classrooms and library. Congratulations to Primary McCluskey and 2/3...

February 24th, 2016

Please support our annual Tattletales Coin Drive. Monies raised will be used to purchase new books for our classrooms and library. Money can be sent in to homeroom teachers. It ends on February 29...

February 1st, 2016

Primary to grade 2's (with the exception of the grade 2's in 2/3W) will be going skating to the Eastern Shore Arena on February 10. 2/3W to grade 6 will go on February 17. Please see the...

January 12th, 2016

Any school closures will be posted on the HRSB website at approximately 6 a.m. Announcements are also made on radio stations. Please remember that we are a part of the Eastern Shore family of...

January 11th, 2016

Miss Rhonda would like parents in the Karen Scott subdivision to know that on days where the roads in the subdivision are not serviced, she is not able to take the bus down the streets. She will...