A hub to connect families with the community

The Courtenay Elementary Community School Society is the registered charitable organization affiliated with Courtenay Elementary School that seeks to make the school is a hub to connect families with community services and resources to strengthen the health and well-being of children and families.


Courtenay Elementary Community School Society was established in September 2018 and is the community school society serving Courtenay Elementary and the community around it. Our mission is to collaborate with the school and the community to provide and engage in healthy living for children and families through care for self, care for others, and care for the world.


Supporting Children’s Emotions

The School District 71 Parents Advisory Council - DPAC and the Courtenay Elementary Community School Society are co-hosting a free interactive workshop for families. Are you feeling at a loss around some of your child’s behaviours?Do you feel triggered by your child’s...

Festive Crafting for Kids

The holiday season is upon us! The community school will be hosting two crafting workshops in December. We will be making festive luminaries, simple cards, and other decorations. The first workshop on Dec. 7 is for grades K-2 and the second workshop on the 14th is for...

Thinking about Emergency Preparedness

International Great Shakeout Day is on Thursday, October 21. Courtenay Elementary will be practicing its earthquake drill on that day. While your kids may know what to do in the event of an earthquake, do you know the school’s policy on releasing students to their...

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How can you get involved and support CECSS? You can support us with your ideas for events or fundraisers to help make the school better. You can donate your time, or you can donate money. Learn how you can become involved and make a difference.

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Fun! Fun! Fun!

Courtenay Elementary held its first fun fair since 2019. Needless to say, it was a lot of fun! The sun was out and PAC arranged everything; a fire...