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Ian Forsyth Elementary

Where Everyone is a Star

22 Glencoe Drive
Dartmouth, NS B2X 1J1
Ph: (902) 435-8435 Fax: (902) 435-8365
Safe Arrival: 1-833-582-6940 or

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  • Valentine's Day Dance February 8th 5:30-7:00 $6.00 per family
  • Registration for the 2024-25 school year begins on February 1. To ensure we have the right staff and supports in place for September, it’s important that we gather enrolment numbers now. Learn more...
  • The theme for African Heritage Month 2024 is "Our Smiles, Our Joy, Our Resilience as African Nova Scotians." This month-long celebration is dedicated to recognizing and honoring the history and culture of people of African descent. Learn more...
  • Observing Nova Scotia Heritage Day on the third Monday of February is an annual occasion to reflect on our province's rich history. It's a chance to recognize the remarkable people, places, and events that have shaped our unique heritage. Learn more...
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What's New

February 5th, 2024

February is Registration Month

Do you have a child who will be starting pre-primary or primary this fall? It’s time to register! 
Registration for the 2024-25...

October 10th, 2023

Hello IFES families of cross-country athletes!

I am writing to let you know that tomorrow's cross-country meet has been postponed due to the amount of rain in the weather forecast. The meet...

October 3rd, 2023

All HRCE schools have Emergency Management Plans, which are reviewed, updated and practiced every year. These plans have three responses to an emergency situation:  Shelter in Place, Evacuation,...

August 25th, 2023

IFES will be hosting our Curriculum/Social Night on Tuesday, September 5th (5:30-7:00PM) First day of school for students will be on Thursday, September 7th,2023. 

June 30th, 2023

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