Neilson Grove Elementary
Neilson Grove Elementary School, Delta’s newest elementary school, opened in September 2000. Previously farmland, the school is now located in a thriving residential area with a developing golf course. The caring school community is made up of members learning to work together to enhance the quality of school life. Students learn to take care of themselves, others, and their school.
Annual school events and activities include the Terry Fox Run, We Day, Volleyball and Basketball teams for Grades 6 & 7 students, Hoop Shoot Basketball Challenge (Grades 5-7), Grade 6 & 7 Band, Track & Field (Grades 4-7) and Sports Day. In addition, there are opportunities for intermediate students to develop responsibility by becoming involved in various school jobs such as crossing guard, lunchtime classroom monitor and office monitor.
Other events or activities may include:
- Welcome back breakfast
- Bike to school week
- Breakfast with Santa
- Christmas market
- Christmas performance
- Bingo night
- Talent show
- A trip to Victoria for Grade 5 students
- Skiing and snowboarding activities for Grade 6 & 7 students
- Spring Fair