R.L. Beattie holds a strong partnership between the school, community and home.  Members of the community and the home are always encouraged to participate in school activities that occur throughout the year.

R.L. Beattie is part of the South End Best Start Hub. “Best Start Hubs offer children and their families a place to meet, to learn and to grow together.”

For more information about Best Start Hubs, please visit them online at

R.L. Beattie welcomes a number of community groups who use our school gym for a variety of after hours activities.

Board information on Community Use of Schools:

Community Use of Schools


At R.L. Beattie, we welcome parents, guardians and community members who volunteer in our school.  Through your valuable contributions, you help to enrich our students’ educational opportunities.  Students and staff would like to say thank you for giving your time and talents.  We appreciate your ongoing support.  

Beattie Kids' Day Care

Beattie Kids, a branch of Larch Street Kids, has a before and after school program in our school which runs from 7:00 a.m. to 8:35 a.m. and 3:10 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. As well, they have an alternate JK Day program which runs on Mondays, Wednesdays and alternate Fridays. For further information, please contact Beattie Kids at 522-8936 or Larch Street Kids at 688-8600.

R.L. Beattie - Pet Save Newsletter

Pet Save Newsletter