Donald C Jamieson Academy


Donald C. Jamieson is a Kindergarten to Grade 7 School and is a part of the Burin Zone of the Newfoundland and Labrador English School District.

Our school is located in the town of Burin on the Burin Peninsula. It currently has an enrollment of 320 students and offers grades K to 7. Students attending DCJA come from the surrounding communities of Burin, Burin Bay Arm, Creston South, Epworth, Lewin’s Cove, Port aux Bras, Big Salmonier, Salt Pond, Winterland, Winterland Road, Fox Cove, Black Duck Cove, Mortier, Garnish, Frenchman’s Cove, and Marystown.

Our school’s motto, “A Nice Place To Learn

Our school mascot is the Jaguar.

Our school colors are white and blue.

February 27 Memo (2).pdf

February 10, 2021

Please see our Winter Newsletter!

November 9, 2020

Updated COVID-19 Screening Questionnaire

Please see the important updated COVID-19 Screening Questionnaire that families should be completing each day before children come to school. Thank you for your continued support!

October 28, 2020

Important Memo

October 22, 2020

Please see the following information regarding

September 25, 2020

Our Breakfast Program will run Tuesday to Friday each week.

September 22, 2020

Please read the following Protocol and complete the form to apply for Bus Courtesy Seating for the 2020-2021 School year. This will close on Monday, Sept. 28, 2020.

September 10, 2020

Please be advised that as per NLESD District Policy regarding Video/Electronic Security Systems, our school and grounds are under 24 surveillance.

September 9, 2020

Please read the following document - it contains very important information pertaining to the reopening of school for the 2020 -2021 school year.