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.

Northeast Kings Education Centre Course Registration Handbook 2018-2019

Course Registration Handbook can be found at the bottom of our main nkec.ca home page.

Daily Announcements

Friday, February 16th, 2018
Day 6
 

In The Kitchen
Soup of the Day: Chicken Noodle
Rice of the Day: Fried Rice
Pizza of the Day: Deluxe
Lunch of the Day: Chinese New Year – Vegetable Lo Mein w/Noodles $6.00
 

High School Students - If you didn’t pick up your Report Card on Tuesday please go to Student Services to get it.  You will need to know who your Homeroom teacher is:)
 

Grads
The second order of grad hoodies has started. Samples for sizing and order forms have arrived so feel free to drop by Ms Faber’s room at lunch to order your hoodie. The hoodies will be on sale until Thursday, Feb. 22nd.
 

Sr. Boys Hockey
The Sr. boys hockey team play their last home game this  evening against Parkview at 8pm in Canning.  We would like to show our appreciation to the NKEC fans and offer free admittance to any student with their student ID.  As well any money collected at the door will be donated to the Safe Grad Committee.  Please come out and show your school pride.
 

Imhotep's Legacy -After school today Bio Lab 3:15 pm- 5pm
 

Imhotep’s Legacy will have a field trip During March Break to The Emera IDEA Building at Dalhousie University- Will have the opportunity to build a Brix Lego Drone Please see Ms.Clements for more information
 

Table tennis    
The NKEC table tennis team is looking for new talent from grade 6-12. Come out to practice on Monday’s after school in the lobby or gym. Please see Mr. Craan in the art room for more information.
 

Music Department
Just a reminder that we have NO rehearsal on Monday as there is no school.  Sr. Concert Band - your next rehearsal is THURSDAY morning @ 8:00 am.
ALL Music Students - we are selling boxes of blueberries as a fundraiser!  Please pick up an order form from Ms. Helms and collect orders.  Also don’t forget to bring in any tickets & money you’ve sold on our gift basket!

Course Registration
A friendly reminder to high school students to please bring down your completed and signed course registration forms to student services as soon as possible!
 

NKEC in the News
It took a whole page and seven photos to cover the girls’ basketball team’s game against King’s-Edgehill, a hard fought battle that ended 71-61 for their opponents. Featured in the photos  are Claire Belliveau, Julia Lloyd, Emily Rutt, Lauren Thomson, Liz McGraw, and international student Mari Ito.
 

Scout Association treasurer Mr. Priddle is one happy camper as his group received a donation of nearly $7600 towards the upgrading of the Sunken Lake Scout Camp.
 

NKEC Ski Team:
The NKEC Ski Team competed in the 2nd District Race at Ski Martock this past Wednesday. Carmen Oulton finished 1st overall in a strong jr. girls division; while Sam Oulton finished 4th overall in a very competitive Senior boys division. Aiden Hainstock, James Gerrits and Maurick Parsons also finished with competitive results in the senior boys division. Great job team!
 

Yearbook Purchase

Lunch Specials for the Week February 12-16

February 12th, 2018

In The Kitchen

Soup of the Day: Turkey Vegetable w/Rice

Rice of the Day:  Vegetable

Pizza of the Day: Hawaiian

Lunch of the Day: Burger Bar – Chicken or Beef $4.75, add Fries $1.00, add small water $1.00

 

February 13th, 2018

In The Kitchen

Soup of the Day: Broccoli Cheddar

Rice of the Day: Beef

Pizza of the Day: Chicken Bacon Ranch

Lunch of the Day: 3 Pancakes w/Blueberry or Strawberry sauce $4.25

 

February 14th, 2018

In The Kitchen

Soup of the Day: Tomato

Rice of the Day: Chicken

Pizza of the Day: Cheeseburger

Lunch of the Day: Fettuccini Alfredo w/Garlic Bread $5.25

Customer Appreciation Day! 2 Pizzas, 2 Caesar Salad, 2 Cookies & 2 Small Water $11.50

 

February 15th, 2018

In The Kitchen

Soup of the Day: Vegetable

Rice of the Day:  Pulled Pork

Pizza of the Day: Pepperoni Panzerotti

Lunch of the Day: Chicken Burger w/Gravy, Fries & Veggies $5.25

 

February16th, 2018

In The Kitchen

Soup of the Day: Chicken Noodle

Rice of the Day: Fried Rice

Pizza of the Day: Deluxe

Lunch of the Day: Chinese New Year – Vegetable Lo Mein w/Noodles $6.00