ASD-N News

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. 

 

 

 

 

 

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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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Public Portal for PowerSchool is now open

Public Portal for PowerSchool is now open

Posted: November 6, 2019

ASD-N is pleased to announce that the public portal for PowerSchool is now open.  A letter is being sent home with students with the report card that gives a unique access ID and password that can be used by parents/guardians when creating the account.  Once you receive the letter, please visit the following website to create the account:

https://sisasdn.nbed.nb.ca/public/home.html

Once created, parents/guardians will be able to access their child's attendance and report card marks.

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Jacquet River Pumpkin Pros Win the 2019 Catapult Cup!

Jacquet River Pumpkin Pros Win the 2019 Catapult Cup!

Posted: October 21, 2019

On Saturday, September 28th, the Waterford Green in Miramichi was filled with students participating in the annual APEGNB Catapult Cup. They came decorated in school colours, dressed as robots and school mascots, and demonstrating their school spirit as they cheered at the top of their lungs. This year, a record number, 16 teams from all corners of ASD-N competed to win the coveted 4th annual Pumpkin Fling trophy and the cheque for $750.  

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Kindergarten Registration

Kindergarten Registration

Posted: October 17, 2019

Be sure to register your child in October, and you’ll receive information and invitations to be part of activities to support your child’s learning. We look forward to welcoming your child to kindergarten!

For ASD-N, registration will take place at your local school or online from October 15–18 for children who will turn five by December 31, 2020. Once you have completed the online registration visit your local school with proper documentation.

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Mi'gmaq Grand Coucil Flag Permanently Raised in ASD-N

Mi'gmaq Grand Coucil Flag Permanently Raised in ASD-N

Posted: October 9, 2019

History has been made in Anglophone North School District, as the first permanent Mi'gmaq Grand Council Flag was dedicated and raised at a provincial school at Sugarloaf Senior High School in Campbellton on September 30th.   

The flag raising was the result of many years of dedication and work, and the celebration inlcuded speeches from Superintendent Mark Donovan, Chief Darcy Gray, and SSHS Principal Michael O'Toole.  A prayer was read by Grade 6 former Mi'gmaq immersion student Kylie Wilmot-Long.  Elder Theresa Wilmot presided over the dedication and smudging.

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