ASD-N News

New Brunswick's K-12 School System Closed Until Further Notice

New Brunswick's K-12 School System Closed Until Further Notice

Posted: March 20, 2020

The Department of Education and Eary Childhood Development has announced that New Brunswick's K-12 school system will be closed until further notice.

In a memo to parents and guardians, Deputy Minister George Daley goes on to say: 

'As we heard from Dr. Jennifer Russell, Chief Medical Officer of Health, "COVID-19 is a pandemic and New Brunswick is not immune." This closure status will be reassessed during the first week of April, in collaboration with Public Health.

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Physical Education at Home: Staying Healthy During Covid-19

Physical Education at Home: Staying Healthy During Covid-19

Posted: March 17, 2020

 

Although it is necessary at this time to follow directives of Self Isolation and Social Distancing in response to the Covid-19 virus, it is still very important for students to remain physically active. Despite being limited due to the closure of most recreational facilities, there are still numerous activities which can be done to ensure a daily dose of physical fitness is maintained. This may include the following:

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ASD-N Pride Conference March 19, 2020

ASD-N Pride Conference March 19, 2020

Posted: February 25, 2020

March 19, 2020

Open to all Middle and High School students in ASD-N. Including GSA Members, LGBTQ students and allies. See your Principal, Guidance Counsellor, GSA Advisor or email for more information.

Registration Fee: Free

Location: Miramichi Valley High School

Guest speakers, games, lunch and prizes!

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Nelson Rural School Celebrates Flag Day

Nelson Rural School Celebrates Flag Day

Posted: February 24, 2020

On Friday, February 14th the Grade 6 students at Nelson Rural School hosted our annual Flag Day ceremony in front of students, teachers, parents and a panel of local politicians. On hand for the ceremony was MP- Pat Finnigan, MLA- Lisa Harris, MLA- Michelle Conroy, Leader of the NB Liberal Party- Kevin Vickers and our Mayor- Adam Lordon. Students sang “O Canada” and recited the “Pledge to the Flag” in both official languages. Flags were waving as students presented readings, gave musical performances, and presented a little comedy act for the audience.

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MVHS To Host Personalization & Community Inclusion Summit

MVHS To Host Personalization & Community Inclusion Summit

Posted: February 19, 2020

For the past two years Miramichi Valley High School has offered a Community Connections class. This class focuses on supporting and promoting Special Olympics (SO) programs and building authentic relationships with students who have intellectual disabilities. This has not only helped us build empathy but has also encouraged us to become more active volunteers.

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ASD-N Winter Challenge 2020 Registration Now Open

ASD-N Winter Challenge 2020 Registration Now Open

Posted: February 14, 2020

We are very pleased to announce the launch of our first ever ASD-N Winter Challenge 2020. During the period of February 18-28, 2020, all district schools are encouraged to take part in exciting outdoor activities involving students and staff. This may involve tobogganing, sliding, snowshoe races, skiing, snowman/snow sculpture building, skating, curling, geocaching, fat tire biking, modified biathlon, winter carnival challenges, winter scavenger hunt, create your own sled, etc. Simply put, we would love to see our staff and students being active outdoors!

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