Posted: January 8, 2018
The first ASD-N non-fiction read aloud challenge, which ran from mid-October to mid-November, appears to have been a huge success. 37 entries were turned in and the response from teachers and leads is that students loved reading and discussing the non-fiction stories. All winning classrooms won a pack of non-fiction books for their classrooms.
Barb Bourque (Terry Fox Elementary)-1st place at K-2
Jennifer Lawlor (Max Aitken)-2nd place at K-2
Colleen Tozer (Nelson Rural)-1st place at 3-5
Tammy Manderville (Blackville)-2nd place 3-5
Posted: December 12, 2017
Nelson Rural School has been named one of the top 10 finalists in the 2017 CBC Canadian Music Class Challenge. The Nelson Rural entry of the Joni Mitchell classic “Both Sides Now” was selected from over 140 entries across Canada in the Elementary School Vocal category. Led by music teacher Mary O’Neill-Delano, the submission includes all students from the Grade 4 and 5 classes in Nelson.
Posted: December 8, 2017
The Summer French Program is a four-week French second language program administered by the Université de Moncton, Moncton campus. Grades 9 and 10 students enrolled in French Immersion or Post-Intensive French are encouraged to apply. The program will run from July 1st to July 27th 2018.Read more
Posted: December 7, 2017
Everyone (all ages) is welcome to attend at the Dalhousie Inch Arran Arena on December 10th from 1:00-3:00 p.m. Admission is free and we will be serving hot chocolate and cake. There will also be great door prizes to be won! Please join us on this day to celebrate together as a community. Spread the word to all you know in any way you can.Read more
Posted: December 7, 2017
On Thursday, November 23rd, Lord Beaverbrook School (LBS) held their 6th annual food drive for the Restigouche County Volunteer Action Association (RCVAA).Read more
Posted: December 6, 2017
Parents who wish to enroll their children in the Grades 1, 3 or 6 Entry Point French Immersion Programs will be required to complete the electronic registration form located at: http://web1.nbed.nb.ca/sites/fsl/Pages/default.aspx
Deadline to register is January 30th, 2018Read more
Posted: November 27, 2017
On November 18th, two educators from Anglophone North School District were among twelve educators to be presented with a Minister’s Excellence in Education Award at the Crowne Plaza in Fredericton, NB.Read more
Posted: November 22, 2017
On November 20th 2017, all Kindergarten teachers participated in bringing joy and purposeful play to our classrooms. Kimberly Stewart and Dr. Sherry Rose shared igniting opportunities for reinforcing the tremendous value of children’s play. Children are designed to play! Play helps develop social skills, memory, emotional awareness, and creative problem - solving. Play isn’t a luxury! It’s a Necessity!
As adults and children, play has an essential role in fueling our happiness and intelligence throughout our lives and it is essential to our health as sleep and food. Let’s Play!Read more
Posted: November 20, 2017
Ms. Krista Betts educator at EWG Middle School in Rexton was recently awarded the Senate 150 Anniversary Medal from Senator Rose May Poirier. In photo l. to r. Mr. Greg Theriault, Principal of EWG Middle School, Kevin Scully mentor and former coach, Ms. Betts, Ms. Poirier, Mr. Dean Mutch, Director of Schools for ASD-N Miramichi/Rexton.
The Senate 150th Anniversary Medal commemorates the first time senators came to Ottawa to sit in Parliament, on November 6, 1867.Read more
Posted: November 16, 2017“Making the Choice” parent information meetings for French Second Language Programs will be offered throughout Anglophone North School District from November 29th-December 13th. Please see the attachment for more information and details. Read more
Posted: November 8, 2017
The rollout of STEM Bins has been completed in ASD-N and an exciting new competition has been launched. K-1 classes from around the district are invited to participate in monthly STEM challenges in their classrooms and compete for prizes. Teachers are asked to share pictures and videos of their students completing the challenge and their names will be entered into a draw for a prize. These challenges will be sent out via e-mail each month.Read more
Posted: November 6, 2017
Please see the attached letter from Mark Donovan, Superintendent of ASD-N, regarding inclement weather and school closures.Read more
Posted: October 27, 2017
Max Aitken Academy was filled with plenty of energy and excitement on Thursday evening as it hosted "Brilliant Night". This outstanding event was planned and organized by ASD-N Numeracy Leads Kelly Richard and Kelly Russell and featured numerous STEM and Math related activities for K-5 students, although many parents seemed to be having a great time as well. There were numerous stations set up throughout the building including a dynamic Brilliant Labs display featuring an Interactive wall, m-bots, coding catepillars and more.Read more
Posted: October 16, 2017
Do you want a fun way to fit more non-fiction into your classroom?
Participate in the Non-fiction Picture Book Read Aloud Challenge!!!
October 23rd-November 17th.
Contact Karen MacDonald for more details: email@example.comRead more
Posted: October 6, 2017A total of ten schools from Anglophone North School District and one from Anglophone East took part in the 2nd Annual ASD-N Catapult Challenge held this past Saturday afternoon at the Waterford Green in Miramichi.Read more
Posted: October 4, 2017
On Friday, September 29th Anglophone North School District celebrated/commemorated Survivors of the Indian Residential School system and those who did not make it home. A "BIG" thank you goes out to all those who worked hard across the district to make this day such a success! The district was a sea of orange and many activities took place leading up to the day and on the day of September 29th.Read more