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

Monday, December 10, 2018

Day 7

 

In The Kitchen:

Soup of the Day: Vegetable

Rice of the Day: Mexican

Pizza of the Day: Donair

Lunch of the Day: Chicken Quesadilla with mexican rice and corn $5.50

 

Student Services

Could the following students please come to Student Services:

Cameron O’Leary

Nathan Holt

Rachel Sheffield

Cameron Oickle

Jaydon Richardson

Renard Gajadhar

 

Grad Photos Make Up Days

Our grad photos will be made up on Wednesday, December 12 through to Friday, December 14.  Check online to make sure you still have the same time you signed up for.

 

Senior Girls Hockey:

The girls traveled to Barrington on Saturday night where they played a hard fought game against Barrons. Where they tied 1-1.  A strong effort was shown by all who were able to attend.

Sr Girls Basketball

The girls took on CK at home on Friday in exhibition play. CK came to play and took an early lead heading into half time. Down by 16 at half the Titans fought back to tie the game up in the last 3 minutes, but couldn’t find the go ahead hoop. Eventually CK ran out 52-47 winners handing the girls their first loss of the season. This Friday and Saturday the girls host their home tournament. Check the schedule and come out and support your Titans.

 

Bathroom Club

No meeting today however stay tuned for some important updates soon.

 

Yearbook

Weekly meeting Tuesday at lunch. Come be part of the memories.

 

Grad Committee

The Grad Ugly Holiday Sweater Social has been rescheduled to tomorrow night from 7 - 9 pm in the cafeteria. We hope to see lots of you there!

 

Hazen Keizer & Logan Scott, please pay for your grad hoodies ASAP in room 207.

 

There will be a grad committee meeting in Ms Faber’s room at recess today. Would all members please attend!

 

Christmas Angel Tree

As you may have seen, the Christmas Angel Tree is up again this year in Student Services. This project, in cooperation with the Salvation Army, allows us to give to families in need during the holidays.

If you would like to donate a gift to this cause, please buy one of the gifts you see hanging on our tree, leave it unwrapped and place it under the tree in Student Services by Dec 18th.

All of the gifts donated will be distributed to families in the community. Please consider donating to this worthy cause.

 

Improv Team

Don’t forget about your practice at High School lunch today.

 

Middle School Drama Club

There is a practice after school today until 4:15 pm. Don’t forget to add yourself to the Google Classroom to get the latest updates. The code is on the Arts Board.

 

Junior Boys Basketball

There will be a very quick meeting in the lobby after announcements this morning, and a practice this afternoon after school.

 

Sr. Boys Hockey

This past Friday evening the Sr. boys hockey team hosted the West Kings Wolverines in Canning for a Pink in the Rink fundraiser.  Although the Titans came up short on the scoreboard, the night was a huge success because of the wonderful support from the NKEC students, staff and community.  In total the night raised $600.00 dollars which will be split evenly between the Children’s Wish Foundation and the Canadian Cancer Society. The boys truly enjoyed the evening and are very thankful for the support they received from the NKEC students.

Lunch Specials for the Week Dec 3-7

Monday, December 10, 2018

Day 7

 

In The Kitchen

Soup of the Day: Vegetable

Rice of the Day: Mexican

Pizza of the Day: Donair

Lunch of the Day: Chicken Quesadilla with Mexican rice and corn $5.50