Throughout April Skills Canada New Brunswick holds a series of province wide skills competitions for High Shool students in ten different trades at various locations in N.B. On Saturday April 17th the competition for Automotive Service was held at Nepisiquit High School in Bathurst. Four ASD-N students participated in this event and it was a clean sweep for ASD-N with Kolen Jones of James M. Hill H. S.
The annual ASD-N Speak Out
competition was held on Saturday, April 25th at Superior Middle
School, Bathurst. In all, 22 students from across the district competed
and while the judges had a difficult time choosing the top three in each
division and category, they managed nonetheless. Please see attachment below
for their decisions. Congratulations to all! The top 2 competitors in
each division will be moving on to provincial
competitions in Fredericton on May 29th. For photos of
the participants visit 2015
ASD-N Speak Out.
On Monday evening April 20th, Jacquet River
School hosted the ASD-N French Oratorical Competition. There were 36
competitors in total from grades 6 to 12 from the Early and Late
Immersion programs as well as from the Post-Intensive French
program. All of the speeches were extremely well done and the judges
were very impressed. The winners have the opportunity to participate in
the upcoming provincial competition on May 2nd in Moncton.
Congratulations to all the participants on a job well done! See the attachment
below for the results
Middle School students from
across ASD-N participated in the River Valley Regional Science Fair at UNB in Fredericton
on April 17th, and did very well.
Hannah Young of Superior Middle School in Bathurst was the Grand Award
Winner in the Junior Division. Her project was titled “Neutralize Your Thinking”
. Hannah will be participating along with 8
other New Brunswick students in the Canada-wide Science Fair being held this year in
Fredericton, May 14 -16. The photo above shows Hannah and her
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.
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.