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Max Aitken Academy Hosts Multi-School Mawi'omi

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Max Aitken Academy Hosts Multi-School Mawi'omi

Posted: May 16, 2019

 

Over 1200  Anglophone North School District students from five schools will be participating in a Mawi'omi today at Max Aitken Academy in Miramichi. The Grand Entry is at 9:30 a.m. and ceremonies take place from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. and from 12:30 - 2:30 p.m.  Mawi'omi is the Mi'kmaq word for gathering, and Mawi'omis were traditionally known as Pow Wows.

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Turnaround Awards Banquet for the Restigouche Area Schools

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Turnaround Awards Banquet for the Restigouche Area Schools

Posted: May 8, 2019

The Turnaround Achievement Awards Banquet for the Restigouche Area Schools in Anglophone North School District was held on May 7th at the Alma Hall in Atholville in which six recipients were recognized. The Turnaround Awards Program  recognizes students from each school in the Restigouche region for their effort a

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ASD-N celebrates Kick-off to Juno

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ASD-N celebrates Kick-off to Juno

Posted: May 8, 2019

Anglophone North School District will be celebrating our community partnerships and academic excellence in preparation for our upcoming student tour of Normandy, to walk in the footsteps of the North Shore Regiment. The event will be taking place at the James M. Hill Memorial High School Auditorium on Tuesday, May 14th at 6:30 p.m.

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What's Cool About My School: Episode 5 - North and South Esk Elementary

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What's Cool About My School: Episode 5 - North and South Esk Elementary

Posted: May 7, 2019

North and South Esk Elementary recently installed Sensory Floor Paths at their school. What is a sensory path? Students are able to release energy and tension by traveling through a series of physical movements like hopping, skipping, balancing, jumping and stretching while improving their ability to learn. These activities will help our students deal with anxiety or over stimulation and can even engage them in literacy and numeracy at the same time! The kids at NSEE school love it!

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What's Cool About My School: Episode 4 - Nelson Rural School

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What's Cool About My School: Episode 4 - Nelson Rural School

Posted: April 1, 2019

Nelson Rural grade 7 and 8 students have been working with ArtsSmarts musician and songwriter Stephen Lewis, from Fredericton NB. Over the past two months students have studied and written spoken word poetry/hip hop songs to accompany the musical compositions they created using keyboards and loop pedals. This WCAMS episode was recorded during the students final showcase of their written word, musical compositions and their overall collaboration.

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LBS plays Host to District Chess Tourney

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LBS plays Host to District Chess Tourney

Posted: April 1, 2019

Saturday was an exciting day in Campbellton, as Lord Beaverbrook Elementary played host to the ASD-N District Chess Tournament for North Shore area schools. It was the first time having the District tourney take place in Campbellton and the event proved to be a great success.

Students from Grades 3-8 turned out in large numbers for hours of intense, strategic chess action. At the end of the day, top finishers were identified to represent ASD-N at the upcoming Provincial Chess Tournament taking place at Millidgeville North School in Saint John on April 13th.

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Vote for Renous in Kraft Hockeyville contest on March 29/30!

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Vote for Renous in Kraft Hockeyville contest on March 29/30!

Posted: March 25, 2019

Renous, New Brunswick was announced as one of the Top 4 Finalists in the bid for Kraft Hockeyville 2019 on March 16th, 2019.  Each finalist will receive a $25,000.00 prize, but the organizing committee has its sites set on the top prize of $250,000.00 in upgrades for the Tom Donovan Arena. The grand prize also includes hosting an NHL game.

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Checkmate! ASD-N Students Participate in District Chess Tournament in Rexton

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Checkmate! ASD-N Students Participate in District Chess Tournament in Rexton

Posted: March 17, 2019

Rexton Elementary School was abuzz with plenty of action on Saturday, March 16th as students from the Miramichi and Rexton area schools took part in the first of two District Chess Tournaments taking place this year. The Northern region event will be hosted at Lord Beaverbrook School in Campbellton on Saturday, March 23rd.

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MVHS Class Transforms Special Olympics Winter Games

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MVHS Class Transforms Special Olympics Winter Games

Posted: February 26, 2019

“This class has become so much more than just a course for me. It really became a passion of mine. It has changed my outlook on life.” This reflection came from Maggie Jardine, a grade 12 student from Miramichi Valley High School, while being interview by CBC radio about her recent experience taking a class that focused on planning, organizing, fundraising and volunteering for the New Brunswick Special Olympics Winter Games held in Miramichi from February 21st to 24th.

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Zero Tolerance for Racism

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Zero Tolerance for Racism

Posted: February 7, 2019

 

Anglophone North School District was notified late last evening that a book containing racist messaging was discovered at one of our elementary schools.  A variety of steps and actions have been taken since that time, and all staff have been notified.

 

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