The first two episodes of School Buzz on Rogers TV will premiere today at 5PM on Miramichi Cable 10. The show will re-air Wednesday at 5:30PM and Thursday at 9PM. Each episode of School Buzz will highlight stories, projects and special events happening in Anglophone North School District. Join hosts Charles and Megan as they share some of the awesome things our teachers and students are up to.

“The Kitchen Door” breakfast program at Bathurst  High School recently received a generous donation from Sobeys grocery store.  This program, open to all students at the school, makes available a free breakfast each morning consisting of toast, bagels, peanut butter, jam and pure juices thus helping prepare the learners for the school day ahead. Shown in the photo above are Audrey Ronalds – ASD-N Community Engagement Coordinator, Shaun MacDonald – Principal, Bathurst High School and Kimm Carol – Assistant Manager, Sobeys Bathurst.

The Boys and Girls Club of Miramichi is inviting all girls between 12 and 14 to a special events day at the club on Saturday  November 1st.  There is no cost to attend and the event will take place from 10:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.  Call 778-2444 or register online at Miramichi Boys and Girls Club Girl Power Day. See poster attached below.

AN INVITATION - Wednesday, Oct 22, 6 - 7:30 pm, Harkins Middle School, Learn more about the science and technology being used by your friends and neighbours! Illuminate is a chance for students, their families, and community members to talk to professionals about their jobs ... and to see and even handle the tools and technologies being used in different Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) fields, right in their own hometown! The event is free, and open to the public.
     Science East educators will also be conducting workshops with students at Harkins Middle School.

     This event is scheduled to take place also in Rexton at EWG Middle School on Wed. Nov. 5th.
     For more information, please call Angela Chang at 506-470-5179, or email angela.chang@scienceeast.nb.ca .

Students at North and South Esk Regional High School were treated to a feast on October 15th as they celebrated Mi’kmaq History Month.  The afternoon meal, preceded by a presentation by Elder George Paul, included traditional Mi’kmaq food such as salmon, moose and fiddlehead ferns which were followed by cake and cookies. For photos visit Feast.
    
In the address by “Traditional Elder” George Paul of Metepenagiag  First Nation, students were told about some of his personal experiences in becoming aware of his culture and traditions and how important they are to him. Mr. Paul devotes much of his time promoting the revival of Mi’kmaq songs, chants and ceremonies and has done so for more than 30 years. He has been recognized for his work with, among other honours and involvements, the presentation of the Queen Elizabeth Golden Jubilee Medal in 2004. During his talk Mr. Paul performed an honour song that he wrote and later encouraged the NSER students to sing part of it with him. View Mi’kmaq Honour Song.

Physical Educators from across the province assembled recently at Miramichi Valley High School (MVHS) for the annual “Remember When” conference, hosted by Anglophone North School District on behalf of the New Brunswick Physical Education Society (NBPES). The theme of the conference was “Step Outside Your Comfort Zone” with the intention of encouraging teachers to provide opportunities for their students to determine their own challenges as they participate in an active lifestyle. Great care is taken of course to present the perceived challenges, in a safe, low risk environment. The epitome of such a challenge is demonstrated by the ...