Gibson Elementary School staff strives to make school a special place for students to learn. Each child is cared for, and teachers believe that meaningful learning must be embedded in a trusting environment. A sense of school pride and connectedness is shown in school spirit.
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:
- Movie night
- Bingo night
- Heritage fair
- Earth Day fair
- Variety Talent Show
- Grade 6 outdoor education experience at Zajac Ranch
- Grade 7 outdoor education experience at Camp Jubilee
- Theme days such as crazy hat day, twins day & pyjama day
- Christmas concert