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Posted: May 7, 2014

On April 25th, students at Lord Beaverbrook School (LBS) in Campbellton participated in HOP for muscular dystrophy (MD).  To help raise awareness about the musculoskeletal disease students kindergarten to grade 4, hopped, danced, jumped and moved around the school gym. During the event, students were excited to have their faces painted by parents volunteers and enjoyed a healthy snack provided by their community partner Atlantic Superstore.  Fundraising efforts by students and their families generated over $1800 for Muscular Dystrophy Canada.

Posted: May 7, 2014

The New Brunswick French Second Language Oratory competitions, Concours D’Art Oratoire 2014, sponsored by Canadian Parents for French - NewBrunswick, were held in Moncton on Sunday May 4th at the Université de Moncton. Three ASD-N Students place 1st in 3 of the 16 categories and seven other district students were recognized for second and third place finishes.  The three first place winners are, Iricia Flint-Downey of Eleanor Graham Middle School (grade 8 late French Immersion), Laura Jardine of Blackville School (9/10 Post Intensive

Posted: May 7, 2014

The New Brunswick French Second Language Oratory competitions, CONCOURS D’ART ORATOIRE 2014 sponsored by Canadian Parents for French, New Brunswick, were held in Moncton on Sunday May 4th at the Université de Moncton. Three ASD-N Students place 1st in 3 of the 16 categories and seven other district students were recognized for second and third place finishes.  The tree first place winners are,  Iricia Flint-Downey of Eleanor Graham Middle School (grade 8 late French Immersion), Laura Jardine of Blackville School (9/10 Post Intensive French) and Neha Siddhartha of Miramichi

Posted: April 30, 2014

A grade three French Immersion student at Croft Elementary School has received national recognition from the Canadian Legion. Madalyn Waye-Sobey’s entry in the Primary Level black and white poster category received Honorable Mention distinction in the most recent Remembrance Day Poster and Literary Contest. This is effectively third place amongst all the entries from across Canada. A presentation was made to Madalyn by the Newcastle Legion president Gerald Mullins at an assembly at her school on Wednesday April 30th. This is only the third time that

Posted: April 29, 2014

More than fifty projects were presented by ASD-N Middle School students at the annual ASD-N Heritage Fair held at the Education Centre in Bathurst on Tuesday April 29th. Over recent months a wide variety of topics had been researched and relevant colourful and creative presentations mounted on display boards. Speeches were rehearsed and questions anticipated. During the morning of the fair a dozen judges spent two hours visiting various projects, listening to the young historians about their interest, asking questions and viewing the display boards. They came away duly impressed.

Posted: April 28, 2014

Posted: April 23, 2014

This Friday and Saturday, April 25th and 26th, Tide Head School will be receiving any used clothing that members of the community might come across as they “spring clean” and no longer need. This  project is part of a broader effort across ASD-N.  The school will be passing these donations on to the New Brunswick Association for Community Living as part of latter’s fund raising efforts. Tide Head School will in turn receive a portion of the funds which will be spent on literacy initiatives. If you are interested bagged

Posted: April 22, 2014

The ASD-N Regional Heritage Fair will be held in Bathurst on Tuesday April 29th. Students from a number of district middle schools will exhibit their work and be available to discuss their interest in their heritage  with judges and members of the public. The event taking place at the Bathurst Education Centre at 155 Munro Street will be open for public viewing at 12:00 noon following the judging and conclude with the awards presentation a starting at 1:00 p.m. More details are available in the press release attached below. The exhibitors will

Posted: April 22, 2014

The ASD-N French Oratory Competition was  held at Jacquet River School on April 16th. Attached below is a list of  the results for various categories. The first and second place winners are invited to attend the provincial competition in Moncton on Sunday, May 4th. Lyne Montsion, the ASD-N FSL  Subject Area Co-ordinator, sends congratulations to all winners and participants for doing ASD-N proud! (Photo update 3:30 pm April 22) 

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