The ELC students joined together to raise over $600.00 for the local Cops for Cancer-
ELC Students raise over $600.00 for Cops for Cancer “Tour de Force”.
Tour de North. The ELC hosted a pancake breakfast for the Tour de North riders this past Monday and then gathered together their toonies to show their support for the riders.
Mr. Salinas’s Community Group showed the way and raised over $250.00! Nice work Com. E! ~ Melanie Foster
The NPSS CHOICE block has been added to the timetable at North Peace Secondary School to provide an opportunity within the school week to all students and teachers to connect to: explore enrichment & genius hour opportunities, classroom extensions, to revisit concepts that have not yet been mastered, to make up missing assessments or to work on projects.
Click on the link to learn more about NPSS CHOICE
Sept 19: Darren & Beth Laur from personal protection systems visited the school and gave
Darren Laur explains how to protect your reputation and your privacy.
a presentation on digital safety, harassment, and privacy. Darren shared his experience with online investigations and how to protect against identity theft. He offered help with online issues and concerns.
“Your social media has become the cover letter that you didn’t know you were sending and the online virtual interview that you didn’t know was taking place with college admissions officers, recruiters, and possible employers of the future.”
Students and parents that wish to contact Darren can do so through personalprotectionsystems.ca
On Thursday, Sept 28th, NPSS students will get a chance to show their school spirit by wearing school colours (gold & burgundy) and/or NPSS spirit wear! Those who get involved will have a chance to win some cool NPSS ‘swag’!
Notice: NPSS will be conducting a Lockdown Drill on Thursday, Sept. 21st as part of our annual safety procedures.
Just a reminder to parents that Friday, September 22nd is a Non-Instructional Day and the school will be closed. Classes will resume on September 25th.
The Senior and Junior Girls had a great time at the Big Red Tournament in Grande Prairie. The Seniors came 2nd in their first pool, but were beaten in day two. As this was primarily a Senior’s tournament, the Juniors did well to hold their own.
- Senior and Junior Girls Volleyball teams are headed to Whitecourt this Friday and Saturday – Sept 22-23
- Boys Soccer team has been set – 17 NPSS Players are headed to Prince George to take on the Westside Warriers this weekend – Sept 22-23
- Boys Senior Volleyball team are hitting the courts for practice Mon/Wed/Fri 3:30-530
- Cross Country is starting up this week, first practice today at NPSS Gym Foyer at 3:30 with Rachael Auras and Emily Robb.
There will be an Information Meeting for Prom on Tuesday Sept 19 at Lunch hour in Room 202!
During the week of Sept 18th, we will have an alternate bell schedule:
Mon / Wed / Thurs / Fri:
|8:49 to 10:08
|10:13 to 11:32
|11:32 to 12:27
|12:32 to 1:51
|1:56 to 3:15
Tues (19th) ~ White Hatter~Cultural Presentation (CHOICE component for the week)
8:45 ********** Warning Bell ************
8:49 – 9:25 Period 1
9:30 – 11:30 Presentation in the Gym
11:30 -12:27 Lunch
12:32 -1:51 Period 3
1:56 – 3:15 Period 4
Sept 9/10: NPSS Students Derek Hadland, Tyrel Robert, and Wade Robert competed at the Hudson’s Hope High School Rodeo earlier this month. Derek Hadland won second place for Tie Down Roping with a time of 13.4 seconds. Tyrel Roberts won first place in Saddle Bronc, with 62 points. His brother Wade Roberts came in fourth place.
Congratulations to Tyrel Roberts for winning first place in Saddle Bronc!