Posted: April 20, 2015

The architectural drawings for the renovation of Gretna Green Elementary School that will convert the facility to a K to 8 school have been released. Visit GGK8 image gallery and please find the pdf versions of these drawings below.

Posted: April 17, 2015

March, was just the start for Mrs. Hache’s grade 2 class at Ian Bailie Primary School in Miramichi. The idea of Nutrition Month is of course intended to encourage healthy food choices all year long. Below is an example of just how such a promotion can take effect.     “On April 14th, Mrs. Hache’s grade 2 class had a special ‘picnic’ in class. For the month of March, the students learned about healthy eating as part of Nutrition Month and social studies “You and Your World”.  The term ‘picnic’ for eating healthy snacks of fruit and vegetables came from Mrs.

Posted: April 16, 2015

With the support of the Parents School Support Committee, Terry Fox Elementary School (TFES) in Bathurst has created an Artist-in-Residence program for school year 2015-2016. The program, announced at a school assembly marking  World Art Day on Wednesday April 15th by PSSC Chair Mr. Jason Jessop, was  received with great excitement.  The artist for the coming school year, Hatem  Aly , a Egyptian born Bathurst resident, was introduced and he put on a display of his talent drawing a series of cartoons based on suggestions from the enthusiastic members of the audience. Following the assembly

Posted: April 10, 2015

 The Eighth Annual Creative Use of Technology in Education (CUTE) Awards ceremony was held at James M. Hill High School on Thursday April 9th.

Posted: April 9, 2015

Students at Harkins Middle School, Miramichi, were treated to a play performed by a cast of professional Theatre New Brunswick Young Company First Nation actors called “The Eighth Fire”, on Wednesday April 8th. Joining them in the school’s gymnasium to watch the presentation was New Brunswick’s Lieutenant Governor the Honourable  Jocelyne Roy-Vienneau and her husband, His Honour, Mr. Ronald Vienneau. The play dealt with the conflict experienced by many First Nation youth between their modern lifestyles and their traditional culture. The performance was well received by

Posted: April 9, 2015

Fourteen ASD-N elementary schools participated in the district’s Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) fair on April 8th, held at Gretna Green Elementary School in Miramichi. The participants presented their projects to members of the judging team who provided feedback and asked questions, helping the young researchers defend their work and perhaps consider related avenues for further exploration.  Eighty-two projects were displayed involving more than 100 students from schools in Rexton, the Miramichi area and Janeville.

Posted: April 7, 2015

Members of the public are invited to attend this event which will be held at Jacquet River School on Monday, April 20th at 6:30 pm. Come and support the students who will be vying for top honors and the opportunity to compete in the provincial French Oratorical Competition in May. 

Posted: April 7, 2015

"Calling all interested students and staff of ASD-N!  Would you like to be  part of an original Irish Festival play this summer? Click on accompanying photo for details.

Posted: April 7, 2015

Jacquet River School (JRS) is one of several ASD-N schools presently holding its second annual “Spring Cleaning with Meaning” clothing drive in partnership with the New-Brunswick Association of Community Living (NBACL).  This campaign helps bring awareness of the support provided by this agency for people with intellectual disabilities in the region and at the same time supports JRS and the other Anglophone North School District locations participating, which include Tide Head School, Janeville Elementary and the Bathurst Education Center on Munro Street.     How does it work?

Posted: April 2, 2015

 The French Immersion registration deadline has been extended to Thursday, April 9th.  Please visit your local elementary school for a registration form.       


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