Bel Ayr Elementary

Staff Directory

Communication between home and school is extremely important. Calls and emails sent to staff members will be returned within two business days.

Teaching Staff

Name Role / Department Phone Email Online
Gibson, Pam (50 %) Reading Recovery (50%) Grade P/1
Williams, Karen 100% Learning Center
Patenaude, Jonathan 50% Learning Center
Hendren, Karin Grade 1/2 (50%)
Gavel, Alina Grade 1/2 Math (50%) and Grade P/1 Math (50%)
Cummings, Kate Grade 2/3
Wallin, Mary Ann Grade 3
Francis, Jacqueline Grade 4
Moreau, Danielle Grade 4-6 Core French
Hicks, Melissa Grade 5
MacKenzie, Dan Grade 6
Schlegel, Jason Grade P
Beuckx, Jeanette Librarian
Hartery, Melissa Music/Band Website
Jones-McKenna, Lisa Physical Education
Chafe, Gillian resource Teacher
Forde, Halle Strings (Violin)


Name Role / Department Phone Email Online
MacLeod, Nancy Administrative Assistant 902-435-8353 ext. 0
Marsh, Shawn Principal 902-435-8353/1
Hendren, Karin Vice Principal/ Grade 1/2 902-435-8353 ext. 2

Support Staff

Name Role / Department Phone Email Online
Bellefontaine, Tara ECE Pre-primary Support
Bilhete, Nat EPA
MacDonald, Heather EPA
Melanson, Denise EPA
Greene, Cathy EPA
Hobson, Lindsay EPA
Steele, Laura EPA
Soulard, Amanda EPA
Sarah, Brassard EPA
Smith, Madison EXCEL Leader 902-499-6906
MacFarlane, Nicole Facilitator - SchoolsPlus 902-225-0153
Johnson, Wendy Guidance Counsellor
Colley, Rose Lead Caretaker
Sait, Ameena Pre-Primary ECE Lead
Roberts, Joy Pre-Primary ECE Suport
Gabriel, Liza School Psycholgist
Dollimont, Jillian School Social Worker
Stapleton, Hailey Speech Language Pathologist