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A Special National Indigenous Peoples Day Message from Elder Donna Augustine

A Special National Indigenous Peoples Day Message from Elder Donna Augustine

Posted: June 18, 2020

National Indigenous Peoples Day is this Sunday, June 21st.

It is a day for Indigenous Peoples to celebrate and showcase who they are, and a day of prayer to give thanks. 

It is important to recognize the many contributions of the First People of this land, and to celebrate their culture and identity.

Elder Donna Augustine from Elsipogtog First Nation has been a long-time valued contributer to the education and growth of ASD-N students and staff. In the attached link, Elder Donna shares a special message with ASD-N students about National Indigenous Peoples Day.

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ASD-N Grads Offer Special Messages as Grad Week Kicks Off

ASD-N Grads Offer Special Messages as Grad Week Kicks Off

Posted: June 16, 2020

 

This is a big week for the graduates of ASD-N's eight high schools.  Although celebrations won't look like they have in the past, each school has found unique ways to honour this group of graduating students. 

ASD-N is very proud of their accomplishments and their resiliency, and hopes that 2020 graduates apply their many school experiences to help build bright and successful futures.

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News Story About MVHS And Their Special Olympians Wins National Award!

News Story About MVHS And Their Special Olympians Wins National Award!

Posted: June 9, 2020

A CBC News story about Miramichi Valley High School and their Special Olympians has won the national RTDNA award! The story, which originally aired in February 2019, won the Adrienne Clarkson Award for diversity for all of Canada. Congratulations to MVHS students and staff, to the Special Olympians, to Special Olympics NB, and to Vanessa Blanch!

 

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2020 Restigouche Turnaround Achievement Awards

2020 Restigouche Turnaround Achievement Awards

Posted: June 8, 2020

The 2020 Restigouche Turnaround Achievement Awards recognizes youth from our local schools who have overcome multiple barriers as a result of their effort, commitment, and perseverance and turned their situation around in a positive way.   As well, it also recognizes the unsung heroes – the teachers, parents, and/or counsellors - who spend the time, effort and contribute to the youth’s journey to self-reliance.   In light of the circumstance surrounding COVID-19, and its necessary precautionary measures, we cannot host the traditional banquet associated with this worthy recognition.  We bel

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Congratulations, Milee! Grade 4 Rexton Student Wins National Award

Congratulations, Milee! Grade 4 Rexton Student Wins National Award

Posted: June 5, 2020

 

A grade 4 student at Rexton Elementary,  Milee Millea, recently won the "Difference Maker of the Year” award presented by The Rick Hansen Foundation. This is a National award given to students who have made a difference in their own lives by overcoming personal challenges, as well as making a difference in their community and world around them.

 

 

 

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2020 Chaleur Turnaround Achievement Awards

2020 Chaleur Turnaround Achievement Awards

Posted: June 2, 2020

The 2020 Chaleur Turnaround Achievement Awards recognizes youth from our local schools who have overcome multiple barriers as a result of their effort, commitment, and perseverance and turned their situation around in a positive way.   As well, it also recognizes the unsung heroes – the teachers and/or counsellors - who spend the time, effort and contribute to the youth’s journey to self-reliance.   In light of the circumstance surrounding COVID-19, and its necessary precautionary measures, we cannot host the traditional banquet associated with this worthy recognition.

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ASD-N Virtual Olympics

ASD-N Virtual Olympics

Posted: May 12, 2020

The ASD-N Virtual Olympics will take place over 10 days, May 25-29 and June 1-5. Each day will consist of 3 activities. The Virtual Olympics are open to any ASD-N students and their family members. Events can be done as many times as desired, just take the best result. Results of events can be recorded on the scorecard that will be provided and can then be submitted via a Microsoft form at the end of each of the two weeks.

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Deadline Extended to May 7th for Eligible New Subscribers to Education Insert

Deadline Extended to May 7th for Eligible New Subscribers to Education Insert

Posted: May 6, 2020

ASD-N Families for whom technology for the purpose of learning is not available or is challenging, you are invited to sign up for an education supplement to be delivered in a Saturday newspaper. Call 1-844-615-7542 and provide delivery information. The deadline for the next edition is May 7 at noon

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Important EECD Update - Continuity of Learning Plan

Important EECD Update - Continuity of Learning Plan

Posted: April 2, 2020

The Minister of Education and Early Childhood Development has just provided an update on the plan for the continuity of education.

Schools in New Brunswick will remain closed for the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year.  The school year will not be extended.

A plan for Home Learning options and activities will start next week in ASD-N.  Teachers will be reaching out to students and families to share these options starting next week.

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All School Rentals Cancelled, Outdoor Play Areas Closed

All School Rentals Cancelled, Outdoor Play Areas Closed

Posted: April 2, 2020

As a result of the recent announcement by the Minister of Education and Early Childhood Development closing schools for the remainder of the school year, Anglophone North School District wishes to advise the public of the cancellation of all school rentals up to June 30, 2020. As well, all outdoor play areas, such as playgrounds, fields, tracks, tennis courts, etc. are closed until further notice.Read more

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