Physical Education, Athletics Director & Head Coach
Graduate of Human Kinetics program at St. Francis Xavier University
Six years teaching experience at Bedford Academy
Junior Primary to Grade 9 Physical Education
Coach Bell brings a wealth of playing and coaching experience. He starred for the St. Francis Xavier X-Men from 2003 to 2005 where he led the team in scoring and steals in 2003-2004. In 2004, coach Bell was named an all-star at the CIS National Championships. Before joining the X-Men, Jonathan played college basketball at Algonquin College from 2001-2003. In his time at Algonquin, he was named an All-Canadian (2003), was Ontario’s player of the year, and set the all-time scoring record at Algonquin College. In 2009 Coach Bell was inducted into the Ontario College Athletic Association hall of fame for his efforts at Algonquin College. As a coach, he worked as an assistant for the St. FX X-Men’s basketball team from 2005-2007. He now is the Athletic Director and coach for the Bedford Broncos, where he has had many successful seasons. Coach Bell has helped to raise the bar for athletics at Bedford Academy, and together they have achieved six championships. Mr. Bell’s slogan is “I can, I will, I did” and his goal is to instil in each one of his students that whatever they set their mind to, they can achieve with hard work.
Grades Junior Primary to Nine Physical Education Athletics Director