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

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Day 1

 

In The Kitchen

Soup of the Day:

Rice of the Day:    

Pizza of the Day:   

Lunch of the Day:

 

NKEC Spring Fling

Student council is putting on a spring fling tomorrow, Thursday May 23.  It is open to the school last period and to the public from 4-8pm. Hope to see everyone there!!

 

NKEC DRAMA DEPARTMENT

If you are involved in: DramaFEST, The Addams Family Musical, Middle School Drama Club, or the NKEC Improv Team, you are asked to attend a special meeting today at 11:35 am (High School lunch) - as soon as the bell rings in Mrs. Salmon’s room. There may or may not be cake involved!! Please make sure you attend!!

 

Music Department

There WILL BE a Sr. Concert Band rehearsal tomorrow morning @ 8:00 am. This is our last chance to work out any issues in the music for Monday’s Spring Concert. This is a MANDATORY rehearsal!!

If you are interested in applying for the Music Parents’ Association bursary to help defray summer music camp costs, see Ms. Helms tomorrow (Thursday) for an application.

Reminder to The Addams Family Pit - NO REHEARSAL on Thursday afternoon. We have too many students involved in the Spring Fling to make it a productive rehearsal.

 

Sr Girls Softball

After a big rally late in the game, the girls came up just short against New Germany, losing in the league final 9-7.  Wish the girls luck as they head to Shelburne for the Regional Championship this weekend. Today, practice will end at 5.

Specials Week May 6 -10

Friday, May 17, 2019

Day 7

 

In The Kitchen

Soup of the Day: Chicken Noodle

Rice of the Day: White

Pizza of the Day: Chicken Bacon Ranch

Lunch of the Day: Teriyaki Beef & Vegetables w/White Rice $6.25