School News

Crazy Hair Day at NPCS!

October 31st, 2019

Students had a very busy, exciting day at NPCS. We started the day with an assembly. The gr. 3-6 music classes hosted a Bake Sale – Thanks to all the Gr. 3/4 parents who donated goodies. We have so much good stuff left, we will be selling again on Tues., Nov. 7 (50 cents an […]

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Sigmund Brouwer Visit!

October 30th, 2019

NPCS students had a great time listening and learning from Sigmund Brouwer. All students met in the gym for a 1 hour assembly and then the Gr. 4-6 students and Gr. 7-9 students had separate workshops with Sigmund. He uses great music to show a fun way to get better at reading and writing. He […]

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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 2020

September 30th, 2019

NPCS staff and students are encouraged to wear an orange shirt on Wednesday, September 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 […]

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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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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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