School Culture

  • We believe that the Northeast Kings Education Centre school climate should be a safe and respectful place for all.
  • We believe that all should feel welcomed and valued in our school community.
  • We believe that each individual should be made aware of their responsibilities  at Northeast Kings Education Centre.
  • We believe that respect for diversity must be an integral part of a positive school climate.
  • We believe that the school community should practice and promote equality of race, culture, religion, gender and human rights.
  • We believe that communication between students, staff and parents or guardians is essential.
  • We believe in a student body that is respectful in their attire but allows for individuality.
  • We believe that the expectation should be for each student to grow to their full potential.
  • We believe that education is a shared responsibility among family, staff and students.
  • We believe that staff has the right to a safe work environment.
  • We believe that our code of conduct must reflect the policies and procedures of the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development, our Mission Statement and that it must be used consistently.

 

Curriculum

  • We believe that we must accommodate all learners through various teaching methods and instructional strategies.
  • We believe that students should have a variety of learning opportunities and experiences.
  • We believe that students must be given opportunities to use a variety of intelligences to demonstrate their learning.
  • We believe that appropriate resources including teaching guides and textbooks must be readily available.
  • We believe in providing various pathway options to students leading towards high school completion.
  • We believe that students should be made fully aware of all post-graduation options.
  • We believe that technology is a learning tool that should be appropriately integrated across the curriculum.
  • We believe that technology needs to be current, maintained and equitably accessible.
  • We believe that assessment should be varied, ongoing and reflect the needs of the individual.
  • We believe that students and staff must be held accountable to all school policies and procedures.
  • We believe in a commitment to learning, i.e., coming to school regularly and on time, fully prepared for classes, and ready to give their best effort.
  • We believe in supporting policies that promote the health of others (i.e., a scent-free environment, allergy awareness, smoke-free, healthy and active lifestyle).
  • We believe in always considering what is best for students when making decisions within our school, recognizing that philosophical and practical decisions impact on students learning.

Daily Announcements

Friday, October 12, 2018

Day 1

 

In The Kitchen

Soup of the Day: Chicken Noodle

Rice of the Day: Fried

Pizza of the Day: Hawaiian

Lunch of the Day: Sweet & Sour Meatballs, Fried Rice & Egg Roll $5.50

 

Jr. Boys Soccer

The game today has been cancelled due to the weather making for poor field conditions. There will be a practice after school on Tuesday from 3:30-4:30.

 

Yearbook

Oct. 31 is the deadline to go to nkec.ca and click on the yearbook link to order your yearbook. Yearbooks are pre order only.

 

Jr Girls Soccer

Good luck to the junior girls soccer team who play in their last league game today against Pine ridge.  Girls are expected to be on the field and ready to go at 3:30.

 

Peer Tutors

Are you struggling in your classes? Need some help in a certain subject? Well a Peer Tutor may be just your ticket to helping you increase your grade and your stress level! We have a great group of students from grades 9-12 who are willing to help tutor you! Please see Ms. Pineo if you would like to be paired up with a peer in the school who you can help you with your Math, Science, or English!

 

Music Department

Sr. Concert Band - your Monday after school rehearsal will end at 4:30 pm, except for percussion.  We will have a sectional on the timpani and other instruments from 4:30 - 5:00 pm.  There will also be new music handed out on Monday. Come ready to have fun and learn!

 

Open Gym Basketball for Girls

Open gym will be from 3:30-5pm tomorrow, Oct 13th.

 

Senior Girls soccer

The senior girls soccer team raised to a huge challenge yesterday. Needing to defeat a good Edgehill team by 5 goals, the girls played their best game of the year and defeated Edgehill 7-1. Great passing and defending were on display the whole game. This means the team hosts regionals next Friday and Saturday here at NKEC. The girls are reminded of the meeting today in Mr Sanford’s room at the very beginning of recess.

 

Middle School Dance

Hey Middle School…...The first dance of the year will be next week on Thursday, October 18th.  It will take place from 6 to 8pm. The cost will be $5.00 or $4.00 with a food bank donation. Song request list will be up on Monday and Tuesday!

 

There will also be a Spirit Squad meeting today at lunch.  It will start at 1:10….grab your lunch and come on up. All students are welcome!

 

Senior Boys Soccer

The senior boys defeated last year’s provincial champions, Bridgetown, by a score of 4-0 yesterday. Goals came from Noor Rizak, Carson Doiron, Jeremy McNeil and Alex Mosher. Lukas Saklofske got the shutout. By winning, the NKEC Sr Boys secured a spot at regionals next week. Well played!

 

Prom Meeting

There will be a prom meeting at the beginning of lunch today in Mrs. Merkley’s room.

Lunch Specials for the Week Oct 8-12

October 8th, 2018

In The Kitchen

Soup of the Day:

Rice of the Day:

Pizza of the Day:

Lunch of the Day:

 

October 9th, 2018

In The Kitchen

Soup of the Day: Corn Chowder

Rice of the Day: Chicken Fiesta

Pizza of the Day: Donair

Lunch of the Day: Mac & Cheese & Bread Stick $5.25

 

October 10th, 2018

In The Kitchen

Soup of the Day: Broccoli Cheddar

Rice of the Day: Beef

Pizza of the Day: BBQ Chicken Panzerottis

Lunch of the Day: Chicken Strips & Spicy Fries $5.50

 

October 11th, 2018

In The Kitchen

Soup of the Day: Creamy Potato & Bacon

Rice of the Day: Mexican

Pizza of the Day: Deluxe

Lunch of the Day: Mexican Beef Melts, Mexican Rice & Corn $5.50

 

October 12th, 2018

In The Kitchen

Soup of the Day: Chicken Noodle

Rice of the Day: Fried

Pizza of the Day: Hawaiian

Lunch of the Day: Sweet & Sour Meatballs, Fried Rice & Egg Roll $5.50