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NPSS Peace Energy Experience

The Peace has an abundance of ongoing energy projects both completed and proposed. These range from wind, solar, oil and gas, hydroelectric and geothermal sources. As our local industry is primarily resource based, the educational system is working to provide … Continue reading

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AVID Students ‘Pitch-In’ for Spring Clean-Up!

The AVID 11 students took part in the YRB clean up, Saturday May 9th.  They collected over 20 bags of garbage on Highway 29.  This is the 5th year AVID 11 has taken part in a clean up that benefits … Continue reading

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NPSS Student Recognized Nationally

NPSS student Austin Crossley was recognized for his performance at the 2015 National Aboriginal Hockey Championships that were hosted in Halifax where he was part of Team BC. His team managed to win a bronze medal! Also, “Hit the Ice”, a … Continue reading

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Food Drive~Women’s Resource Society

The local Women’s Resource Society provides free food, clothing, hygiene and household items for women, men, and families through an outreach store. During the week of May 11th, the NPSS Life Skills class will be hosting a Food Drive to support … Continue reading

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NPSS Lockdown Drill~April 30th

Students and staff participated in their 2nd scheduled Lockdown drill this morning (11am).  At approximately 11:15 the announcement was delivered for ‘All Clear’ and students returned to business-as-usual.  It was great to see students responding as quickly as they did!

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NPSS Science Students Visit the FSJ Hospital and Northern Health

The Biology classes from NPSS are grateful to the FSJ Hospital and Northern Health for providing the opportunity to attend a well organized mini job shadow program in the hospital.  These students selected 5 out of 13 departments in the hospital that have made themselves … Continue reading

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Another Successful “Make IT Work” Day at NPSS

Looks like students from Charlie Lake had an awesome day at the recent Make IT Work Check out the video: https://youtu.be/nSrCSzO2Xj8

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NPSS Students Compete at Skills Canada BC

Check out this video featuring NPSS Grade 11 Avid students Marina Myllymaki and Parker Heck competing at Skills Canada BC in the area of Human Resource skills – Public Speaking and Job Interview Skills. https://youtu.be/SaHgEPkslls  

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Biology 12 Video~Life Application!

  Friday April 17, the NPSS Biology 12 classes went to Safeway where they were welcomed by Stan Parker, the Manager of Safeway with healthy treats.  These students are headed to post-secondary school, where they will be living on their … Continue reading

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Educational Facility Managers Association of British Columbia Bursaries

The Educational Facility Managers Association of British Columbia is pleased to offer four $1,000.00 bursaries to graduates of the 2014/2015 school year. The association is comprised of administrative and management personnel of school districts who are responsible for construction, maintenance … Continue reading

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