School News

Drive Away Hunger Huge Success!

October 11th, 2019

We are overjoyed to announce that we raised close to 2300 lbs of food donations. Last year we were at 2200 lbs and at assembly it was announced that we were at 2175 from class donations but there were some staff &  late donations that put us up to approximately 2300 lbs. WOW!  We seem […]

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Orange Shirt Day – Sep 30 2019

September 30th, 2019

NPCS staff and students were encouraged to wear an orange shirt today (Sept. 30). Wearing an orange shirt and promoting the slogan, Every Child Matters, is an affirmation of our commitment to raise awareness of the residential school experience and to ensure that every child matters as we focus on our hope for a better future in which children are empowered to help each […]

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Terry Fox Run- Great Success!

September 26th, 2019

Even though the weather wasn’t the greatest (rain/cold) our brave students, staff and some parents/community members joined the Canadian Covenant Reformed School students and community for the Terry Fox Run. The Jr. High students then left CCRS at 10:30 am and went on to Fawcett to play soccer for the rest of the day! A […]

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Orange Shirt Day – Sept 30 2019

September 26th, 2019

We encourage students to wear an orange shirt on Monday, Sept. 30. Why do we wear Orange Shirts on Sept. 30?  On her first day at residential school Phyllis had her new orange shirt taken away from her. The date of the annual event was chosen because it is the time of year that children were taken from their homes to […]

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Cowboys Visit NPCS

September 20th, 2019

The students and staff were very excited to see the Cowboys come to NPCS on Thurs., Sept. 19. They will be at the Wild Rose Rodeo in Barrhead for Sept. 19 – 22.  The students got to participate in roping/riding (pretend horses) and also thought it was great when several staff members were involved – […]

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Fun First Friday!

September 6th, 2019

Friday, Sept. 6 from 2:30 – 3:30 students had a great time! The first Friday of each school year we do some fun activities with all Gr. 1-9 students. They are divided into groups with students from each grade mixed together for fun. The Grade 9 students do the leading of the events, guided by […]

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Great First Day of School!

September 3rd, 2019

At NPCS it was a great start to the school year. We started off with a fantastic pancake breakfast served to us by parent volunteers from our Parent Council (NCES) & Jennifer Tuininga (Pembina Hills Trustee & Board Chairperson) and cooks from Coutts River Logging. After the breakfast we had an assembly in the gym […]

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NPCS CHANGE IN BELL SCHEDULE for 19/20

August 29th, 2019

We will be starting our classes at 8:25 am and ending our day at 3:40 pm (5 min. earlier than last year). Bell Schedule for 2019/2020 Morning Warning Bell:  8:20 am Classes begin:  8:25 am Morning Recess:  10:10 – 10:25 am Lunch Break:  11:55 – 12:10– students have time to eat  12:10– 12:40  – elementary […]

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2018/2019 Remembrance Day Contest winners!

June 10th, 2019

Mr. Herman Barkemeyer along with Mr. John Tiemstra joined us for our Monday morning assembly (June 10) to present Remembrance Day awards to several of our Gr. 5-9 students. Students received framed certificates and monetary gifts. Some of our students received more than one award and a few went on to win at District Level. […]

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School Supply Lists for 2019-2020

June 4th, 2019

School Start Supply lists will be going home with K-Gr. 5 students. We will be sending the lists out (with siblings or via mail) to our new Kindergarten students. This is just one way of ordering your school supplies. We will send home regular supply lists with the students along with report cards at the […]

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