Northeast Kings Education Centre believes in developing a learning environment that nurtures not just the academic growth of our students, but also their physical, social and emotional growth.

Northeast Kings Education Centre is a school within a school.  We have a Middle School of grade six to eight students and a High School of grade nine to 12 students.  Our school has a population of approximately 900 students and 85 staff members.

Phone: (902) 582-2040
Fax: (902) 582-2044

Northeast Kings Education Centre
1816 Bains Road, Canning, N.S.
B0P 1H0

Administration

  • Kevin Veinot
    Principal
  • Greg Fox
    Vice Principal
  • Ian Campbell
    Vice Principal
  • Mike Landry
    Vice Principal

    Phone: 1-902-582-2040

Administrative Assistants

  • Juanita MacDonnell
    Secretary - Main Office
  • Theresa Lutz
    Secretary - Main Office
  • Kyla Loane
    Secretary - Student Services
  • Sally Zwicker
    Secretary - Student Services
  • Starr Levy
    Student Supervisor

Building Manager

  • Terry Parker
    Building Manager

Computer Technician

  • Brian Chase

Educational Assistant

  • Angela Schofield-Kennedy
  • Belinda Bignell
  • Carrie Woodworth-Arnold
  • Debbie Blenus
  • Erica Rogers
  • Janice Bosveld-Shaw
  • Jeff Carter
  • Jocelyn Mackin
  • Pam Kelley
  • Patricia Parker
  • Shannon Phillips
  • Sherry Huxter
  • Susan Barkhouse
  • Tanya MacBride
  • Ted Champion
  • Alicia Lindeman
    Educational Assistant
  • Brett Atwater
    Educational Assistant
  • Denise Rand
    Educational Assistant
  • Jillian Sabean
    Educational Assistant
  • Sam Adams
    Educational Assistant

Librarian

SSW

  • Tracey Clements
    Student Support Worker

Teacher

  • Anne Merkley
    Eng 9, 10 & 11, Bus Tech 11
  • Jaqueline Faber
    Math 12, Math at Work 10/11/12
  • Clem Kehoe
    ACS 11, SST 9, GEOG 10/11
  • Don Batstone
    AP Seminar, AP Human Geography,Can His 11, Global Geo 12, History 11
  • Stephane Craan
    Art 9,10,11,12 & Physical Education 9

    Website: http://avttc.webs.com/
  • Jennifer Osmond
    Bio 11/12, Adv Bio 12, Bio 12 AP
  • Miranda Allen
    Biology 11 & 12, AP Biology and Science 10
  • Joanne Davenport
    Career Access (10-12), LD Supp. HS Learning Centre
  • Emelie Pineo
    Career Counselor
  • Janette Pearson
    Carer Dev 10/11, Co-op 11/12 CBL 10, WHS 11
  • Paul Warren
    Chem / Adv 11-12, Physics/Adv 11

    Website: https://sites.google.com/a/gnspes.ca/pwarren/home
  • Colin Duncan
    Co-op 11/12, PE 9/11
  • Roy Brown
    Con Tec 10, Pro Tec 12, IA 7, 8 & 9, Skilled Trades 10
  • Mike Elliott
    Con Tech 10, EXT 10, Eng 9 HL 9 EPT 11
  • Sarah Durno
    Core Fr 6-8
  • Lysane Comeau-Sine
    Core Fr 9-12, Sci 9, SH 9
  • Rebecca Bentley
    Dance 11, Yoga 11, Sci 9
  • Paula MacMillan
    ELA 7, SST 7, HL 7
  • Kerry Munroe
    Eng 10, Soc 12
  • Katrina Salmon
    Eng 11, Eng Com 12, Drama 10-12
  • Floyd Priddle
    Eng 11/12, Adv Eng 11/12, Eng Comm 12
  • Gillian George
    English 9 & 10, Healthy Living 9 & Career Development 10
  • Natalie Cunningham
    English 9, Science 10, Social Studies 9, Discovering Opportunities
  • Lyndsay Murphy
    Family Studies MS, 7,8 FST 9, Food Prep & Tech 10
  • Tracey Rogers
    Food Hosp 12, Cld St 9, 11, Law 12
  • Kristine Black
    Franc 9/10/11/12,ArtDra10,Mathe9,Mode de vie Actif 11,Mode de vie Sain 9
  • Susan DeLong
    Gl His 12, His Plane12/ His Anc 10Hist de Canada 11, Droite 12
  • Krista Duncan
    Gr 6 ELA, Science, Health
  • Kathy-Ann Johnson
    Gr 6 ELA, SST and Art
  • Gail Fougere
    Gr 7 ELA, SST 7, Reading Support 7
  • Amanda Alguire (Ettinger)
    Gr 8 ELA, SST
  • Stephanie Ettinger
    Gr 8 ELA, SST
  • Jennifer Veinot
    Gr 8 Math, Math Support Teacher
  • Susan Mahar
    Gr 8 Sci/Math
  • Geoff Daniels
    Gr 9 Math, Healthy Living 9, Physical Education 9 & 12
  • Angela Pound
    Grade 6 Math, Science, ICT Health
  • Michael Smith
    Grade 9 Science, Social Studies and English, Grade 8 Healthy Living
  • Carrie Rand
    Guidance
  • Kathleen Milligan
    LC MS, C & C, BIRT MS
  • Jennifer Collishaw
    Learning Centre 9-12
  • Matt Crosby
    Math 10 and Physics and Advanced Physics 12
  • Dave Harrison
    Math 11, PreCal 11/12, Calc 12
  • Mike Bunin
    Math 6, Science 6 and Health 6
  • Eric MacMillan
    Math 7, Sci 7, HL 7
  • Dale Sanford
    Math 9, Business Management 11, Accounting 11, Sci 9, HL 9, Discovering Opportunities
  • Nadia Hubbard-Mujica
    Mi'kmaq Studies 11, Economics 12, English 9 & 10, Business Technology 11
  • Cathy Baldwin
    Middle School Phys. Ed.
  • Adam Conner
    Multi Med 12, Comp Programming 12, Math 9, AP Computer Science, ANT 11
  • Maggie Helms
    Music 6-12, Eng Comm 11

    Website: http://nkec.ca/www.nkecmusic.ca
  • Ross Bentley
    Physical Education 9, 10, 11 & 12
  • Nick Jordan
    Psycology 12, AP Psychology, Design 11, Film and Video 12, Bus. Tech 11
  • Sandra Beckwith
    Resource 11/12, LRN Strat
  • T. J. Zinck
    Resource 6 - 8
  • Alecia Barton
    Resource 9 & 10
  • Beverly Roy
    School Counselor 6-11
  • Bob Barton
    Sci 9, Hum Bio 11, Agr 11, Oceans 11
  • Heather Paquet
    Science 10, English 9 and Social Studies 9, Discovering Opportunities
  • Patricia MacLeod
    Science 7, 9 & 10, Healthy Living 8 and Visual Arts 9
  • Maggie Gunn
    Visual Art 9-11

Daily Announcements

Friday, June 15th, 2018
Day 1

In The Kitchen
Soup of the Day: Creamy Potato & Bacon
Rice of the Day: White
Pizza of the Day: Donair
Lunch of the Day: Rice Bowl - Sweet & Sour Meatball & White Rice $4.25
 

Student Council
Applications for student council chairs for the 2018-19 school year are on Starr’s desk.  We would like to have them in by Monday but if not you can drop them off in Mr. Sanford’s room during exam week!
 

Track and Field
A reminder to all Track and Field athletes that the deadline to return jersey’s is Monday.
 

Sr Girls Softball
Please return both your white and black jersey as soon as possible.  We would like a team picture with the new jerseys, but we need all of the jerseys first.
 

Jr Girls Soccer
Players are reminded to return your jersey if you have not already done so.
 

Prom:
Attention grads, students are reminded that prom is quickly approaching and with that in mind, we require white, tree lights on green cords.They can be dropped off to Ms. Allen or Ms. MacLeod anytime TODAY! The plan for a “sparkly” prom is looking quite dim as only three grads have brought lights in.
 

Prom Committee:
There will be a mandatory prom meeting today at lunch in Ms. MacLeod’s room. All members must attend.
 

The following students are asked to go to Student Services sometime today:
Brendan Haughn
Will Sanford
Kiara Countway
Mackenzie Dean
Deanne Dupuis
Jayda Blackman
 

Music Department
Sr. High music students - please sign up to bring goodies for your get together on Tuesday, June 26th.  See Jessica Black for more information!
Would Hannah Boswell, Kara Hartt-Wellwood and Lilee-Mae Aalders please see Ms. Helms sometime today?  Please and thanks!
Reminder to Grad Band members - you will have a rehearsal on Tuesday, June 26th.  Please be ready to play by 12:00 noon.  Grade 8 members - we’ll have you excused from class for this rehearsal.
 

Locker Clean Out
High school students, if your locker is presently empty please take your lock off your locker and get a piece of tape and fasten it to your lock with the combination on it.  Once you have done this then pass it in to your homeroom teacher for them to collect.  We will have our official locker clean out for high school students today at 11:27.
 

Week 8 of the SYNC free audiobook program: June 14-20
It is appropriate that these two historical novels about African Americans are available during the week of the holiday Juneteenth, which recognizes the emancipation of the last remaining enslaved people in the US. My Name Is Not Friday is features a freeborn black youth sold into slavery at the end of the American Civil War.  Come August, Come Freedom is a fictional account of the childhood and youth of an actual historical figure, Gabriel, a literate slave in Virginia who led a rebellion in 1800.These audiobooks can be downloaded from the Leisure Reading page of the library website.
 

Nova Scotia Virtual Students
A reminder to NSVS students, that today is exam day. Exams will be written in the library all day and therefore the library is closed today. Sorry for the inconvenience. If you are writing your NSVS exam this morning, please go directly to the library.

Yearbook Purchase

Lunch Specials for the Week June 4th - June 8th

June 4th, 2018

In The Kitchen

Soup of the Day: Red Thai Curry

Rice of the Day: Beef

Pizza of the Day: BBQ Chicken

Lunch of the Day: Penne Tomato & Beef Casserole w/Garlic Bread $5.25

 

June 5th, 2018

In The Kitchen

Soup of the Day: Broccoli Cheddar

Rice of the Day: Vegetable

Pizza of the Day: Deluxe

Lunch of the Day: Hot Chicken Burger, Fries, Gravy & Veggies $5.25

 

June 6th, 2018

In The Kitchen/Half Day

Soup of the Day:

Rice of the Day:

Pizza of the Day:

Lunch of the Day:

 

June 7th, 2018

In The Kitchen

Soup of the Day: Corn Chowder

Rice of the Day:  Mexican

Pizza of the Day: Hawaiian

Lunch of the Day: Philly Cheesesteak Hoagie $4.95

 

June 8th, 2018

In The Kitchen

Soup of the Day: Chicken Noodle

Rice of the Day: Fried

Pizza of the Day: Donair

Lunch of the Day: Sweet & Sour Chicken Balls, Fried Rice & Egg Roll $5.25