This week sees the start of our students taking advantage of the winter weather to get out snowshoeing. Those in squad 1 or A are hitting the powder on Monday. Making sure that we are dressed for the weather is essential.
This past weekend our wrestling club took team gold at their most recent tournament. With a number of individual successes and our team oozing Kodiak Pride, they are having a fantastic year and showing incredible growth!
The second annual Nose Creek Science Fair is quickly approaching. Students in grades 6, 7, and 8 have been working hard to prepare their projects. On Thursday, January 25th students will be showcasing their work from 1:20 pm - 3:00 pm and again from 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm. Parents, guests, and guardians are welcome to attend at any point!
Happy New Year Kodiak Families, we hope everyone enjoyed the holiday break!
There are a couple important reminders this week; Grade 9 vaccinations are on Tuesday January 9th and Basketball tryouts for all teams start this week. Please make sure to check out the PE/Athletics blog for the dates and times of each tryout.
Thank you to all the Nose Creek families and students that contributed to our annual SPIRIT of giving, the Christmas stocking items will be delivered to the Inn From the Cold by the end of the week. This week has a festive theme...
Tuesday - Santa Hat day & Rice Krispie treats for a $1
Wednesday - PJ Day (School appropriate) & Christmas Cookies for a $1-2
Thursday - Dance and Activity Afternoon
All proceeds will go to the ChooseKind Project and Inn From the Cold!
A few additional reminders...
- Lost and Found items are on display in the main foyer and will be donated on December 20th. Please take a look as there are lots of lonely mittens, hats, water bottles and jackets that would love to find their way home before the holidays!
-Thursday December 21st is the last day of classes before the Holiday break, classes will resume on Monday January 8th, 2018.
The Nose Creek School book fair was a great success with over $2400.00 being raised to support the purchase of additional Learning Commons resources! Thank you Nose Creek families!
Speaking of books, did you know that Tumble Books can be easily accessed at home through our school website without any login required. Tumble Books is a website that contains hundreds of animated stories that have music, sound and narration. Kids can choose to read the text or have the stories read to them. Most of the eBooks are picture books, but they also have some easy readers, chapter books and information books.
For those interested in band, Honor Band Club is starting on November 27th and will run on Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:00-4:00 pm. Please talk to Mrs. Burns for more information.
Nose Creek’s Annual Book Fair
Parent Teacher Conferences
A few reminders as the weather gets colder, please make sure all students have indoor shoes for gym class and that those in Grade 4-6 attending lunchroom have adequate outdoor clothing for their outdoor recess.
Conference bookings are now online and can be booked through the "book parent/teacher conferences" link on the Nose Creek School website. Conferences will run on Thursday November 16th from 1:30-4:15 & 5:00-7:30, and on Friday November 17th from 8:30-12:00.
On Friday we will be holding two Remembrance Day Services, please see the information below.
There are many exciting things happening at Nose Creek School this week, from Halloween festivities to field trips and tournaments!
Tuesday - Happy Halloween - Bake sale at lunch
Wednesday & Thursday - 5D, 5E and 5F have a field trip to the Bow Habitat station
Thursday, Friday & Saturday - Kodiak Sr. Volleyball Tournament
Students are reminded of the following Halloween costume guidelines:
- No weapon like props
- No masks
- School appropriate (theme and coverage)
Looks like it is going to be a beautiful Fall week in Calgary, hopefully the snow will stay away for a little longer!
Monday - Non-Instructional Day - Civic Elections, Nose Creek will be a polling station from 10am-8pm.
Wednesday - Grade 9 Vaccinations in the morning
Thursday - Photo Day - bring your best smile! Boys Volleyball home games at 4:15pm.
We hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving weekend with family and friends! This is a short but busy week at NCS...
Things are in full swing for the beginning of October here at Nose Creek School. Cross country, soccer and volleyball league games have started as well as many school clubs.
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