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ASD-N Pride Conference March 19, 2020

ASD-N Pride Conference March 19, 2020

Posted: February 25, 2020

March 19, 2020

Open to all Middle and High School students in ASD-N. Including GSA Members, LGBTQ students and allies. See your Principal, Guidance Counsellor, GSA Advisor or email for more information.

Registration Fee: Free

Location: Miramichi Valley High School

Guest speakers, games, lunch and prizes!

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Nelson Rural School Celebrates Flag Day

Nelson Rural School Celebrates Flag Day

Posted: February 24, 2020

On Friday, February 14th the Grade 6 students at Nelson Rural School hosted our annual Flag Day ceremony in front of students, teachers, parents and a panel of local politicians. On hand for the ceremony was MP- Pat Finnigan, MLA- Lisa Harris, MLA- Michelle Conroy, Leader of the NB Liberal Party- Kevin Vickers and our Mayor- Adam Lordon. Students sang “O Canada” and recited the “Pledge to the Flag” in both official languages. Flags were waving as students presented readings, gave musical performances, and presented a little comedy act for the audience.

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MVHS To Host Personalization & Community Inclusion Summit

MVHS To Host Personalization & Community Inclusion Summit

Posted: February 19, 2020

For the past two years Miramichi Valley High School has offered a Community Connections class. This class focuses on supporting and promoting Special Olympics (SO) programs and building authentic relationships with students who have intellectual disabilities. This has not only helped us build empathy but has also encouraged us to become more active volunteers.

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ASD-N Winter Challenge 2020 Registration Now Open

ASD-N Winter Challenge 2020 Registration Now Open

Posted: February 14, 2020

We are very pleased to announce the launch of our first ever ASD-N Winter Challenge 2020. During the period of February 18-28, 2020, all district schools are encouraged to take part in exciting outdoor activities involving students and staff. This may involve tobogganing, sliding, snowshoe races, skiing, snowman/snow sculpture building, skating, curling, geocaching, fat tire biking, modified biathlon, winter carnival challenges, winter scavenger hunt, create your own sled, etc. Simply put, we would love to see our staff and students being active outdoors!

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What's Cool About My School: Episode 9 - King Street Elementary

What's Cool About My School: Episode 9 - King Street Elementary

Posted: February 5, 2020

Grade 1 students from Mrs. Noel’s class at King Street Elementary have been travelling to Losier Hall Shannex in Miramichi to spend time working with and teaching seniors. This is done through the use of iPads, Osmo game based learning systems and robotics Students share their knowledge with their new found friends, as they work together to solve numeracy and literacy based puzzles.

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What's Cool About My School: Episode 8 -Gretna Green School

What's Cool About My School: Episode 8 -Gretna Green School

Posted: January 20, 2020

For the past 8 years, students at Gretna Green School have been part of the Superflex Crew. Superflex is a kid-friendly social thinking curriculum. Students learn about Superflex strategies and the undesirable characters, develop scripts with teacher assistance, and act out real-life scenarios they see in themselves and in their school. Students that have been part of the Superflex Crew have produced over 50 videos.

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ASD-N Numeracy Team Launches Class Contest

ASD-N Numeracy Team Launches Class Contest

Posted: December 3, 2019

The ASD-N Numeracy Team is making math fun for students with their Numeracy Christmas Contest, targeting grades K-5.  Teachers and their classes have been challenged to post a Christmas math activity with the corresponding  outcome/building block, such as the riddle Ms. Devereaux's K/1 class from Jacquet River School is working on in the photo.  Each post will earn the class a chance to win an awesome prize for the classroom!

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Superior Middle School Celebrates Term 1 Exhibition

Superior Middle School Celebrates Term 1 Exhibition

Posted: November 25, 2019

Superior Middle School staff and students in Bathurst are extending an invitation to the public to attend their upcoming Term 1 Exhibition, being held this Thursday, November 28th.  The Exhibition will take place at the school on November 28th from 12:30 - 2:00 p.m. and again from 3:00 - 5:00 p.m., and will showcase all of the great work that SMS students are doing.  This is a great opportunity to check out examples of the innovative learning taking place in ASD-N!

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The Twelve Days of Christmas Reading Holiday Challenge!

The Twelve Days of Christmas Reading Holiday Challenge!

Posted: November 25, 2019

The ASD-N Literacy Leads have created a fun, festive reading challenge for November 25th to December 13th! Teachers and their classes have been invited to pick a fun reading challenge each day for twelve days and then check off the boxes on the registration form. Teachers will mail their sheet back to the Literacy Elves on December 13th, to enter into the chance to win a wonderful classroom gift. The registration form button can be found on the home page.

 

 

 

 

 

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STEAM with Seniors in ASD-N

STEAM with Seniors in ASD-N

Posted: November 12, 2019

 

Primary students from King Street Elementary & Jacquet River School have recently embarked on an exciting new STEAM based initiative that has seen them connect with seniors in their respective communities. STEAM representing Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Math 

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