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February 22
Premier Gallant's Announcement February 22, 2017

 


Over $1 million invested in new addition for trades at Petitcodiac Regional School

PETITCODIAC (GNB) – The provincial government is investing $1.1 million for an addition to the Petitcodiac Regional School that will be constructed to allow automotive and metal trades courses to be offered to students.

“Our 10-year education plans prioritize increasing learning in trades,” said Premier Brian Gallant. “Your government understands that in order to strengthen our economy we need to improve student access and exposure to trades. This project will allow the students of Petitcodiac Regional School to learn about the automotive and metal industries and help them develop skills they can use in the job market.”

The project will involve an addition to the existing building. The addition will house an automotive and metal trade shop. As part of the 2017-18 capital budget, $100,000 is being invested to begin planning and design for the project, which is scheduled to be completed in winter 2019. The government will invest $1 million to complete the project.

About $88 million will be invested in public schools in 2017-18.

The government’s 10-year education plans aim to improve educational outcomes and better prepare young people for the future. They set objectives in key priority areas to create lifelong learners, support educational leaders and bring stability to the system. The budget for the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development will increase by 4.9 per cent in 2017-18.

 

February 02
PRS Seeks Host Families

PRS is currently seeking homes for two Colombian boys, grade seven age for approximately eleven weeks, beginning March 17th.  These students can speak basic to intermediate levels of English and come with impeccable references.  Host families receive a monetary allowance to off-set costs during the stay. 

To be eligible to be a host family, the student would need their own room and there has to be other children of similar age in the house.  The stay runs from March 17th until May 28th.  There is also a program for girls from Columbia that takes place this fall.

For more information please contact Malcolm Stewart at home 372-9275 or by cellular phone 229-2892 or by e-mail at malcolmstewart8884@yahoo.com

January 18
Exam Letter to Parents
January 12
Exam Schedule January 2017
December 14
Grad Class Gift Card Basket Winner

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Congratulations Darlene Alward winner of the Grad Class Gift Card Tree. Thank you to everyone who supported this and other grad class fundraisers.​

November 03
Yearbooks

Christmas is coming! 

Purchase a 6-12 yearbook for yourself or as a gift for someone else! 

Yearbooks can be purchased for $40 using your credit card on School Cash Online.  Free Personalization of your yearbook is offered until December 23rd.

Don’t delay!  Buy your Yearbook Today!  Questions can be directed to Wanda Jones at PRS 756-3104.

November 01
Pre-K EYE-DA

* By appointment only as scheduled when child was registered at school.

October 27
Live2Lead conference

​Grade 12 students will be bussed to Moncton for a day-long conference about leadership. Students will be back in time to catch the busses.

October 26
Picture Retakes

The following are the only students who will have their picture taken on retake day:

- student was absent on picture day in September.

- student returned the signed Harveys picture envelope requesting a picture retake.

- a signed note from a parent requesting their child have a picture retake.

October 25
2017 Kindergarten Kick-Off Parent Meeting

​Parents, Guardians and Caregivers are invited to attend the Kindergarten Kick-Off parent meeting in the school library at 6:30 p.m.  This meeting will provide you with an opportunity to learn more about the Transition to School program and the planned activities and events throughout the pre-school year. There will be suggestions of activities that could be done at home and other information to encourage your child’s learning as he/she gets ready to go to school in September 2017.

October 22
Rugby Match and BBQ 1 pm Oct. 22

​​​University rugby match between UNBSJ and Mt. Allison at 1 pm along with a grad class BBQ.

October 17
Oct. 17 AARAO for gr 11 & 12

​Grade 11 & 12 students will travel to the Moncton Coliseum to visit with representatives from post-secondary education colleges, universities and trade schools.

October 11
2017 Kindergarten Registration

​Parents are encouraged to register their child(ren) for Kindergarten if they will turn five by December 31, 2017.  Parents can register their child at the school office from 8:30-3:00.  Please bring your child's birth certificate, Medicare card, proof of immunization, and proof of residence (such as a current utility bill).  It is important to register your child early to receive information and invitations to be part of activities to support your child’s learning leading up to Kindergarten.  Parents can register their child at the school office from 8:30-3:00.  Please bring your child's birth certificate, Medicare card, proof of immunization, and proof of residence (such as a current utility bill).  It is important to register your child early to receive information and invitations to be part of activities to support your child’s learning leading up to Kindergarten.

November 26
Pre-K EYE-DA Testing
November 24
Scholastic Book Fair (click for details!)

​Located in the school library.

Tuesday, November 24 9:00-2:00
Wednesday, November 25 9:00-2:00
Thursday, November 26 9:00-2:00 & 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Friday, November 27 8:30-11:30 a.m.
November 20
K-8 Report Cards
October 29
School Activities Cancelled

​Due to a power outage, all activities for this evening, Thursday, October 29th have been cancelled. 

October 20
Carve For The Cure - October 30th
October 15
Jam Drive
June 12
Bus Drivers Wanted

  • Anglophone East is now accepting applications for casual bus drivers for the upcoming 2015-2016 school year. Interested people should go to the district website and apply on-line under the “External CUPE 1253” button. We no longer accept paper applications. To qualify you must have a  high school diploma or GED, considerable experience in operation of a heavy motor vehicle, a valid Class 2BE drivers license with a clear driving record and a good medical record.
May 27
PRS Night of the Arts

​PRS is proud to present our annual Night of the Arts on Thursday, May 28th!
The Art Show begins at 6:30pm, while Theatre Arts presents our show Keep Calm and Laugh On at 7pm.  A few musical acts will be performed in addition to the show.  Tickets are $5 and will only be sold at the theatre entrance.  Come early to ensure you get a seat for this great comedy night.
During the intermission, the Culinary Arts class will be offering their best-selling beavertails for a cost of $3 each.
Thank you for supporting the Arts at PRS!

March 31
After-School Sports Program (K-5)

Petitcodiac Regional School (K-5) will be offering an after-school sports program for students from March 30th-June 12th on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:00-3:45.  There will be four blocks of activities including soccer, basketball, volleyball, and badminton.  We are looking forward to being active together!
March 12
Parents Who Care Presentation

​Petitcodiac Regional School
Thursday, March 12, 2015
Petitcodiac Regional School is thrilled to receive a large donation from the Parents Who Care Committee.  The committee is an active and vital component of our learning community and continually supports school initiatives—including volunteering and fundraising efforts.  Today the committee presented the school with over $8500 in resources to support our school technology plan!   We are so grateful to have such involved parents at PRS.

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Pictured from left:  Laura Small (Acting Principal K-5), Sherry Steeves (parent volunteer), Sherry Beaman (parent volunteer), Marcy Gillies (parent volunteer), Ewen Cameron (Principal 6-12)

November 21
Attendance Policy Gr. 9-12 Revised

​The revised Attendance Policy for Gr. 9-12 is located under "About Us", then "PRS School Rules and Policies"

October 08
PRS Playground Video

Please check out PRS Playground Committee’s new video! The kids speak for themselves! http://youtu.be/Xk3WpJQ7vno
October 08
Playground Committee Needs Your Support

Please take a moment to help the PRS Playground Committee get funding for a new playground at our school in Petitcodiac. We just need your vote! Only takes a second. Please pass along to your friends. Thank you for your support.

 

http://petitcodiac.ca/aviva

 

September 13
Cafeteria Menu Sept 2014

​The cafeteria menu for September 2014 can be found in the "Documents" tab above.

September 12
Candidate Debate

Provincial election candidates of the Gagetown-Petitcodiac Riding will participate in a debate at Petitcodiac Regional School on Wednesday, September 17th at 9:45 a.m.  Students in grades 11 and 12 have been learning about the provincial electoral system and party platforms.  Candidates will respond to questions prepared by the students about issues of concern to them.  For further information, please contact the school at 756-3104.

August 26
Welcome Back to School

Students in grades K to 9 will return to classes on Tuesday, September 2, 2014.  High School students in grades 10 to 12 will return on Wednesday, September 3, 2014. ​

June 12
PRS Middle School Recognition Night

Petitcodiac Regional School celebrates Middle School Recognition Night on Monday June 16th at 6:30 pm in the cafeteria.  Many students will be recognized for academic achievement along with extracurricular accomplishments.  The evening will conclude with a presentation of short films entitled “Les Petits Cineastres”.   These films were produced by students in M. Mersereau’s grade 7 class with the assistance of an “ArtsSmarts Grant”.  Students worked with filmmaker Melanie Leger in creating these cross curricular shorts.

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