Mango Mania – Nutrition Month - Eating 9 to 5!
MANGO and the
ASD-N Healthy Learners Team are promoting healthy eating during Nutrition
Did you know? Almost 40% of Canadians skip breakfast,
increasing their risk for morning brain drain. Read more to learn about some quick
Rushed mornings can leave little time for breakfast.
If you skip the morning meal, your body and brain will lack fuel.
That means you might be less alert and unable to
ASD-N Students! Does your teacher have a classroom or subject web
page that supports your classroom experience? Are you and your fellow students
so proud of your school that you are busting to let others know about it? Have
you used technology in your classroom to help you learn? If so then the 2015 ASD-N CUTE Awards
are for you.
· NOMINATE your Teacher’s
Web Page (parents
can also make nominations for this award).
Get involved with making a School
Spirit Video - You school could win an Ipad Mini Videography Kit (sponsored
by Kinsmen Club of the Miramichi).
For those parents considering enrolling their children in "French Immersion" for grades 3 and 6 this fall, the French Second Language "Making the Choice" parent information meeting will be held at
Dr. Losier Middle School, 124 Henderson St., Miramichi, NB on Wednesday, February 25 at 6:30 pm.
(Snow date is Thursday, February 26 at 6:30)
ASD-North Superintendent Beth Stymiest has informed us that due to the number of snow days this school year, May 8th
(which was slated to be a Professional Learning Day) will now be an instructional day for students.
The staff would like to send a huge "THANK YOU" to everyone who provided all the treats last week for Teacher/Staff Appreciation Week. They, and the awesome lunch on Thursday, were very much appreciated!
Our three Educational Assistants , Lorena Joseph, Lorraine Whalen and Julia Murray, were recently recognized by the New Brunswick Association for Community Living with a "National Recognition" Certificate at the National Inclusive Education Awards Ceremony. The ceremony was held in Fredericton at the Government House. We are very proud of the work these ladies do, and the care they provide the students at Harcourt School.
There will be no classes for students on Friday, February 13, 2015. This is a Professional Development day for teachers.
Also, the students will be celebrating Valentine's Day on Thursday afternoon, February 12, 2015.
Report cards will be going home with students on Wednesday, November 19. The parent/teacher interviews will be on Thursday, November 20nd in the late afternoon and Friday, November 21st in the morning. There will be NO CLASSES for students on Friday, November 21st. Your appointment time will be attached to your child's report card.
The students will be having their Halloween Party on Friday, October 31st in the afternoon. There will be a costume parade, games and, of course, treats!
There will be prizes for best costumes in each grade. Remember, it's not just the costumes being judged, it's the actions that go with it too.