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October 19
Milk & Pizza Orders

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A friendly reminder that Milk & Pizza orders are due Monday, October 23rd.  Please have you orders turned into the classroom teacher to ensure you get your order.​ 

October 13
October 24 Dismissal & School Evacuation Practice

Hello NVS families.  I would like to share some new information with you.  It has been determined from the district and transportation that all of our remaining early dismissals for professional learning for teachers will now be at 11:45.  Therefore, on Tuesday, October 24 our early dismissal will be at 11:45 instead of 10:30 which had been put on our October calendar.  We apologize for this change but it was beyond our control.  As well, we will be practicing various safety activities throughout the next few weeks to recognize safe schools week.  Our school evacuation that was scheduled for Thursday, October 19 has been moved to Wednesday, October 25 at 11:00.  We will be walking to our alternate site: the Nashwaak Valley Community Center with assistance from outside sources (possibly the RCMP or EMO) to ensure the safety of our children.  Students will be dismissed from the center at 11:45.  If parents are picking up their children that day, we ask that you pick your child up at the Nashwaak Community Center.  Buses will be picking our bus students up from there.  Any students who are participating in Mad Science will walk back to the school with staff. Please don't hesitate to contact us if you should have any questions or concerns.

October 12
Head Lice

Dear NVS Families,

There have been numerous cases of head lice found in our school.  Your child may have come in contact with someone who has head lice. To help control the spread of head lice, please read the Head Lice Fact Sheet prepared by the NB Public Health at the following website: http://www2.gnb.ca/content/dam/gnb/Departments/h-s/pdf/en/CDC/FactSheets/HeadLice-e.pdf.

We ask that you assist us in doing head checks of your children to ensure that we prevent the spread of this bug.

Sincerely,

Tracy Stewart​


October 10
Nashwaak Valley School Auction

auction.pngPlease note that our annual auction at Nashwaak Valley School will take place on Tuesday, November 14 with viewing of the items beginning at 5:30 pm and the auction itself beginning at 6:00 pm.  We are currently seeking donations and a letter to approach local businesses is in our documents section of the website with hard copies available at the school if you would like to help us secure auction items.  This is a great opportunity to get some holiday shopping done all while supporting our school and the many great things that happen here!​  Thank you.

October 06
Parenting In A Digital World Parent Presentation

Digital World Parent Info.jpgPlease click on the picture icon to see further details on the parent information session being offered by ASD-W; Parenting in a Digital World which takes place on Wednesday, October 25.

October 05
Attention parents of the class of 2031!

 If your child will be five years old on or before December 31, 2018, it’s time to start thinking about kindergarten! Kindergarten registration for the 2018-19 school year is happening October 10-13 at all elementary schools in Anglophone West School District. To register your child visit your neighbourhood elementary school.  

More information is available at www.asd-w.nbed.nb.ca​

September 23
WANTED - A DESIGN FOR OUR SCHOOL MASCOT - THE BLACK BEAR!

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Nashwaak Valley is currently holding an art contest to design the image for our school mascot - the black bear.  Please see our documents section for further information.  There will be a student meeting on Monday, September 25 for students who are interested in creating a design.

September 21
Tuesday, September 26 - 10:30 am Dismissal & Mad Science Opportunity

1197149973845415262zeimusu_Thumbtack_note_Important_svg_med.pngHello families, Please note that it will be an early dismissal for students on Tuesday, September 26 as it is a professional learing afternoon for staff.  Transportation has informed us that our school will be dimissed at 10:30 am (3 hours earlier than our regular 1:30 dismissal time).

As well, Mad Science will be offering an Afterschool Learning Oppotunity for students in K-5 for one hour each Wedneday beginning Wednesday, October 18 and finishing on Wednesday, November 22.  The information / registration form can be found in our documents section of the website or you can pick up a hard copy at the office.  All registrations happen through Mad Science not the school.  Mad Science will be here to give our students a small assembly presentation on Tuesday morning, September 26 at 9:30 am.

September 15
Becca Schofield Kindness Day

IMG_2035[1].JPGNashwaak Valley School celebrates Becca Schofield Kindness Day with MANY acts of kindness by our staff and students.  Sharing books, giving compliments, sharing treats, and opening doors​ are just a few of the things our staff and students have been focused on today.  Let's make every day Kindness Day NVS!

September 08
Nashwaak Valley Raises $229.25 for Terry Fox Foundation
IMG_2101.JPGThe students and staff of Nashwaak Valley School raised $229.25 for the Terry Fox Foundation.  Way to go!  It was an honor to have Mr. Fred Fox speak to us at our assembly on Tuesday, September 12! 

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