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Stuck in the Middle: The Principal's Role in Reading Groups
by Kal Russell - Friday, 13 January 2017, 4:33 PM
 

Stuck in the Middle: The Principal's Role in Reading Groups

One of the strategies that we use at NSMS to help reluctant readers continue to improve their literacy skills is giving them the opportunity to participate in a small reading group.  These small groups usually meet twice a week to read ...

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New Teachers to be Hired
by Doug Caley - Thursday, 12 January 2017, 10:16 AM
 

Attached is a letter from School District 63 and the Saanich Teachers' Association regarding the hiring of teachers with our share of the Ministry of Education's agreement with the BCTF.

Letter

 
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GLOBAL FRIENDSHIPS PROGRAM
by Doug Caley - Wednesday, 11 January 2017, 11:07 AM
 

GLOBAL FRIENDSHIPS PROGRAM

 

Every year, for the last ten years, North Saanich Middle School welcomes a group of students from Japan.  It’s a whirlwind visit where our guests from Japan immerse themselves in Canadian culture and family life.  We are looking for twenty-five North Saanich ...

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Stuck in the Middle: Hop on the Bus Gus
by Kal Russell - Friday, 6 January 2017, 10:06 AM
 

Stuck in the Middle: Hop on the Bus Gus

The new Co-op Gas Station and Convenience Store has created new challenges for us.  Since we are closed campus and we can not supervise students who leave school property we are not able to allow students to leave campus to go to the Co-op after school for a...

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Internet Safety Assembly with Jesse Miller - Parents Welcome
by Doug Caley - Wednesday, 4 January 2017, 11:47 AM
 
Internet Safety Assembly with Jesse Miller - 9:40 AM on Feb. 6 in the NSMS Gym - Parents Welcome
 

Featured in hundreds of schools across the country, in partnership with school districts and independent schools, speaking engagements focus on a goal of presenting an exciting and educationally ...

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Non-Instructional Day #3
by Doug Caley - Wednesday, 4 January 2017, 10:54 AM
 

Our next Non-Instructional Day will be on Monday, January 30th.

 
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PAC Meeting at NSMS includes special topic: Parkland's Baccalaureate Program
by Doug Caley - Wednesday, 4 January 2017, 10:53 AM
 

This month's NSMS PAC Meeting includes guest speaker Lizanne Chicanot.  As Principal of Parkland School, Lizanne will be joining the NSMS PAC Meeting to talk about Parkland's International Baccalaureate ProgramThe meeting is 7:00 pm on Tuesday, Jan. 17, in the NSMS Learning Commons.  All parents are welcome!

 
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Stuck in the Middle: Everyone wants to be a Rock Star
by Kal Russell - Wednesday, 14 December 2016, 2:08 PM
 

Stuck in the Middle: Everyone wants to be a Rock Star


On December 7th, our band program held it’s annual Christmas Concert.  Our band director, Ms Sousa, does an amazing job.  We feel fortunate to have the opportunity to offer our students a great musical opportunity with our band program.  We ...

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