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this week in the Canteen
by Doug Caley - Monday, 20 February 2017, 8:27 AM
 

Monday:

  • Hamburgers & Fries
  • Chicken Caesar Wrap

Tuesday: 

  • Baked Spagehetti
  • Thai Thighs on Rice

Wednesday: 

  • Lasagna
  • Grilled Cheese

Thursday: 

  • Baron of Beef with Fries
  • Hot Dogs

 

Every Friday is Pizza Day

  • Slice of Pizza $2.00
  • Cheese Bread $1.50
  • Chocolate Milk $2.00
 
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Pink Shirt Day - February 22nd
by Doug Caley - Wednesday, 15 February 2017, 2:39 PM
 

  Pink Shirt Day   is fast approaching!  NSMS Hawks are being urged to support Anti-Bullying Awareness by wearing pink on Wednesday, February 22nd.  It could be as simple as a scarf or a head-to-toe pink outfit!  Come on guys...show your Hawk Spirit and wear PINK!

 
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Training for Google Docs and Drive!
by Doug Caley - Wednesday, 15 February 2017, 11:03 AM
 
 Parents & guardians, please join us on Tuesday, February 21st at 7pm for a thirty minute presentation on Google Docs and Google Drive.
 
Darcy McNee, NSMS Learning Commons Teacher and Google Certified Educator, will be sharing information about this powerful tool that is being used by all students and school staff in the district. Find out how it is being used by your children and how you can use it in your day-to-day life too!
 
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French Day!
by Doug Caley - Tuesday, 14 February 2017, 1:32 PM
 

The French department at NSMS is pleased to announce our second annual French Day! This year's event will fall on Tuesday, Feb. 28, which happens to be Mardi Gras.

The purpose of having a French Day is to demonstrate the variety of cultural components of the Francophone world, including music, ...

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Rescheduled: Internet Safety Assembly with Jesse Miller
by Doug Caley - Tuesday, 14 February 2017, 10:31 AM
 

Internet Safety Assembly with Jesse Miller - Monday, March 13 in the NSMS Gym - Parents Welcome.  Time TBA

 

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 ...

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Stuck in the Middle: We are Surrounded with Good Leadership
by Kal Russell - Monday, 13 February 2017, 10:29 AM
 

Stuck in the Middle: We are Surrounded with Good Leadership

Since becoming an educator I have the habit of asking any young school-aged person that I meet what school they go to and what they do at their school?  Sometimes I get an answer like, “I play on the basketball team” or “I am in the band,...

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Stuck in the Middle: Play Based Learning in the Snow
by Kal Russell - Tuesday, 7 February 2017, 10:43 AM
 

Stuck in the Middle: Play Based Learning in the Snow

This week we were treated to a rare snow day on Vancouver Island. Thankfully we did not have a chaotic start to the day because our Superintendent, Dr. Elder, make a quick and much-appreciated call that "School was Closed: Snow Day!"  ...

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Stuck in the Middle: The Competitive Side of Gaming
by Kal Russell - Friday, 3 February 2017, 11:30 AM
 
Stuck in the Middle: The Competitive Side of Gaming

At North Saanich, we open the computer lab during non-instructional times on Tuesdays and Thursdays at lunch and recess.  At these times the lab is buzzing with excited students, the majority of whom are boys, playing games like Simcity and ...Read the rest of this topic
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