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

Monday, Nov. 20th, 2017

Day 8

 

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

 

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 this Friday, Nov 24. A 2nd order will happen in Feb if you are not able to order one now.

 

Grad Committee

There will be an important grad committee meeting at recess today.

 

Don’t forget your NKEC Spirit Gear orders are due this Friday!  You can drop off your orders in the Lobby during High School lunchtime or you can drop it off in Student Services.

 

Music Department

Today marks the kick-off for our CITRUS and CHEESE campaign!!  We are also taking orders for Hutchinson’s Maple Syrup products.  All music students are asked to stop by the Music Room to pick up order forms and take orders.  This is only a two-week campaign, so please put a big effort into this campaign.

This Saturday is the NKEC Craft Show - here at the school.  The show is from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm and is a toonie to come check out the vendors.  We hope to see lots of folks through the doors!

Today after school is a regular Sr. Concert Band rehearsal, followed by a general Music Parents’ meeting @ 6:30 pm.

 

NKEC Badminton Club

A reminder of badminton today, after school, from 3:30-5pm.

 

Junior Girls Volleyball

The junior girls volleyball team travelled to AWEC for a tournament on Saturday. Although they didn’t win the tournament, they played excellent matches against AWEC, Digby and Clare. Player of the Game certificates were awarded to Emma Jodrey, Lauren Wilson, Anika Myles and Summer Sproule with Player of the Day going to Kalle Porter. Great job girls. There will be practice Tuesday after school for members of the team, but not members of the practice squad.

 

Middle School Drama Club

Drama Club will be after school 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm

 

NKEC Theatre Production

You have rehearsal on Tuesday and Thursday this week - 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

 

NKEC Improv Team

Please meet in Mrs. Salmon’s room for a 5 min. meeting at High School recess.

 

Senior Boys Basketball

The Senior Boys Basketball team played their first game of the season against a scrappy Ecole Du Sommet team on Saturday. The Titans were down by 8 at halftime but shook the rust off after the half and cruised to a 73-54 victory. Excellent team play and hustle were the keys to victory.

 

Sr Girls Basketball

The ladies travel to Middleton today for an exhibition game to kick off their season. We wish the team good luck! Ladies are to meet in the lobby at 3:45pm

 

Rotary Presentation

Are you interested in a Rotary School Exchange? Please come to room 130 tomorrow at lunchtime to hear all about it!

 

Saint Mary’s bus tour

Everyone going with Miss Pineo to Saint Mary’s University- please meet in room 130 at recess time today for a quick run down of our day on Wednesday.

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: Philly Cheese Steak Hoagie $4.95

 

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