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O'Connell Drive Elementary

40 O'Connell Dr
Porters Lake, NS, B3E 1E8
Ph: 902-827-4112

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What's New

June 27th, 2024


There will be a minor change to bell times next year. All times are shifting back by five minutes:

7:40: Supervision on playgrounds

7:55: Entry Bell...

March 5th, 2024


A reminder that March Break is from March 11th to 15th.

As well, Monday, March 18th is an assessment day, and therefore there is no school for students.

December 20th, 2023


However you recognize, the staff of O'Connell Drive wishes you and yours a healthy, happy holiday!

We welcome students back on Tuesday, January 2nd.


December 17th, 2023


IMPORTANT DATE CHANGE: Our Christmas Bazaar will now take place tomorrow - Monday, December 18th - instead of on Tuesday. Students can shop for two special people, and gifts will...

December 11th, 2023



We have a lot of holiday events happening up until the last day before break. Students are getting excited!


Holiday Concerts...

November 14th, 2023

Observed annually from November 13-19, Transgender Awareness Week provides an opportunity to raise awareness and acknowledge the positive contributions made daily by members of the transgender...