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.

Titans Spirit Gear

 

Daily Announcements

Thursday, November 23rd, 2017

Day 3

 

In The Kitchen:

Soup of the Day: Red Thai Curry Chicken w/Rice

Rice of the Day: Vegetable

Pizza of the Day: Deluxe

Lunch of the Day: Sloppy Joe’s, Spicy Wedge Fries & Veggies $5.25

 

NKEC Lifts

Male students in grade 7-12 are invited to attend the NKEC Lifts program in the weight room every Thursday with a trainer from Acadia. Sessions run from 3:25-5:00pm. Permission forms are in the office.

 

Rock Divas

NKEC girls grade 6-12 are still invited to participate in the Rock Diva’s program Wednesday after school. The program is free and a lot of fun. Permission forms are in the office.

 

March break 2019 will be here before you know it.

EF tours is offering a $100 discount to the first two students to sign up to go! London, Paris, Florence, and Rome. March break 2019. See Mr. Priddle to register and save $100.

 

Music Department

All music students - please sign up to help with this year’s Craft Show.  It will be held on November 25th, and it would be great to have all the slots filled this week.  Thanks!

 

Rotary Exchange Program

If anyone in high school is interested in going on a Rotary Exchange, there will be an info session in room 130 on Tuesday at lunch! Please come learn all about a Rotary Exchange!

 

Canadian Blood Services

There will be a Blood Donor Clinic on Tuesday, November 28.  If you are 17 or older and interested in becoming a donor please see Mrs Rogers in room 225 for more information.

Did you know - About 100,000 new donors are needed every year to meet demand.

 

Sr. Girls Hockey

Meeting today in Rm 225 @lunch

 

Imhotep’s Legacy Academy (ILA)

Students enrolled in the ILA program...after school in the science lab today from 3:30-5pm. Don't forget to ask your parents to come for the pizza party.

 

Grads

Please drop by room 207 this week at lunch to sign the 18 that will go on the back of this year’s grad hoodies.

Samples to try on and order forms are NOW HERE!! Stop by room 207 to try on a sample and pick up an order form at lunch this week or next week. Orders are due by next Friday, Dec 1st . A 2nd order will happen in Feb if you are not able to order one now.

 

Scholarships & Bursaries

There is information on the following scholarships in Student Services:

Burger King - McLamore Scholarship and the

Gaspard Keep Canada Green Contest

Come down and check out all of the scholarships available to our graduating students.

 

Spirit Gear orders are due tomorrow - don’t miss out - get your orders in during

Sr. High lunch in the Lobby or drop it off in Student Services. Orders cannot be accepted after Friday:)

 

Middle School

The Titan is still hiding. If you find him bring him to room 117.

 

Slime Mr.Fox

We still need to raise more money if you want to slime Mr.Fox at the next PPP. Buy a ticket outside the cafeteria and you could be dumping a bucket of cold, green slime over Mr.Fox’s head soon!

 

Middle school Spirit Squad

Is hosting a unique or strange talent show Friday at lunch for National Unique Talent Day. Come out and show off your talent!

 

Today Only!!!

Go to the NKEC Titans’ Instagram page and vote for what type of Winter Dance you would like this December.

Yearbook Purchase

Lunch Specials for the Week November 13-17

November 20th, 2017

In The Kitchen

Soup of the Day: Vegetable

Rice of the Day:  Chicken Fiesta

Pizza of the Day: Chicken Bacon Ranch

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

 

November 21st, 2017

In The Kitchen

Soup of the Day: Broccoli & Cheddar

Rice of the Day:  Mexican

Pizza of the Day: BBQ Chicken

Lunch of the Day: Mexican Beef Melts, Mexican Rice & Corn $5.25

 

November 22nd, 2017

In The Kitchen

Soup of the Day: Tomato

Rice of the Day: Beef

Pizza of the Day: Donair Panzerotti

Lunch of the Day: Chicken Penne w/Vegetable in a Blush Sauce $5.25

 

November 23rd, 2017

In The Kitchen

Soup of the Day: Red Thai Curry Chicken w/Rice

Rice of the Day: Vegetable

Pizza of the Day: Deluxe

Lunch of the Day: Sloppy Joe's, Spicy Wedge Fries & Veggies $5.25

 

November 24th, 2017

In The Kitchen

Soup of the Day: Chicken Noodle

Rice of the Day: Fried

Pizza of the Day: CheeseBurger Bacon

Lunch of the Day: BBQ Chicken Drumsticks, Fried Rice & Egg Roll $5.25