Diefenbaker Elementary School


School News

Peace Assembly

Diefenbaker will be holding our Remembrance Day Peace Assembly on Friday November 8th, 2019, at 11am.

PAC Hot Lunch Monday October 28th

Thank you to the PAC for another Hot Lunch on Monday October 28th.... pizza!

Halloween 2019

Primary Students Costume Parade 9am.  Parents are invited to stand in the hallways and view the costume parade as it winds its way around the school! Grade 5-7...

Student Photo Retake Day Friday November 15th, 2019

Any students who need to retake their individual school photo can do so on Friday November 15th, 2019, at 9am.

Pro-D Day Friday October 25th, 2019

There is No School for students on Friday October 25th.  Staff will be working on professional development, and will be attending conferences and workshops.

Book Fair! October 22, 23, 24, 2019

Diefenbaker Library is pleased to host the Scholasic Book Fair from Tuesday October 22nd to Thursdy October 24th, 2019!  Book Fair will be open from 8:15-8:45...

New School Bell Schedule for 2019-2020

Over the past several months, the Richmond School District has undertaken a significant consultation process with stakeholders, staff and parent advisory...

Parent Information Evening: Communicating Student Learning

Richmond parents and our community are invited to a Parent Information Evening to answer questions and receive feedback about communicating student learning,...

Eco-Wise Newsletter February 2019

In the attached newsletter, learn more about sustainability in the Richmond School District and how you can help to lighten our environmental footprint.

Mathematics in the Richmond School District

January 2019 There are many questions that arise for educators and parents around the use of technology and the learning of mathematics. In classrooms, there...

CPF PJ French Movie Night

Canadian Parents for French (CPF) are hosting a PJ Movie (in French) Night on Friday, January 25 at Homma Elementary.  See the attached flyer for more...

Pro D Camps in February and May

Richmond Continuing Education is hosting two Pro-D Camps for children:  Friday, February 15 and Friday, May 17. There are fun, hands-on indoor and outdoor...