June 22, 2017
The grade 3 & 4 classes from Bjorkdale, Carrot River, Gronlid, Porcupine Plain, and Nipawin (Wagner) enjoyed the event.
June 13, 2017
On June 8 th , 11 TMSS Gr 8 students along with 3 gr 8 Kinistin Education Centre students entered four teams into the Cardboard Boat Challenge in Saskatoon. It was a clean sweep for our teams bringing home gold, silver and bronze medals! This annual event is organized by the...
April 25, 2017
Dear Parents, Staff and Community Members Please take a few minutes to share your thoughts in response to a few open ended questions. May 12 - May 21, 2017 - Join the Conversation - Thought Exchange Link
This spring, you are invited to reflect on the Division's...
April 25, 2017
Another big sporting season has passed and once again because of your commitment in coaching our student athletes have had success! Local congratulations to : Linsey Thornton from Melfort who won the Jr. A boys basketball Nessac Championship Leann Borowetz from Hudson Bay who won the Jr. B boys basketball...
April 10, 2017
North East School Division No. 200 Notice of Intent to Change School Attendance Area Boundaries Under authority of Section 85(1)(i) and Section 122(1) of The Education Act, 1995 the Board of Education made the following motion at their meeting held March 21, 2017: That the attendance boundary for the North...
March 28, 2017
Maude Burke Archers - 2017 NASP Gold Elementary National Champions! MUCC JR. Claims Gold, SR 5th place. March 20, 2017 Archers hit bullseye at National Tournament in Edmonton! The Melfort Archery program struck gold over the weekend in Edmonton. 1800 archers converged on the city of Edmonton who hosted...
March 20, 2017
DATE: Friday, May 26, 2017 TIME: Cocktails @ 5:30; Supper @ 6:30; Program @ 7:30 pm LOCATION: John Baron Auditorium - Tisdale Middle and Secondary School ENTERTAINMENT: Major Distraction, 8:00pm - 12:00 am. RSVP by: Monday, May 15th at noon For more Information Contact: Melissa White 306-752-1213
March 07, 2017
2017 Challenge Cup of Curling - 50+ vs. 15 Under The 2 nd annual competition of the Challenge Cup of Curling took place Feb. 6 at the Carrot River Curling Club. The Carrot River Curling 50+ Club took on the Carrot River High School Jr. Curling teams for an afternoon...
February 13, 2017
The theme for this year is "Great Teachers/Staff = Engaged Students". ------------------------------------ I am very honoured to be able to address you this year and thank you for the work you do for our kids. We truly appreciate the work you all do. So much of what you...
January 24, 2017
At the January 24, 2017 meeting of the Board of Education of the North East School Division a motion was made to consider the discontinuance of one or more grades up to and including the complete closure of Bjorkdale School with an effective date of discontinuance or closure of July...
January 18, 2017
Congratulations TMSS Aboriginal Ed 10 class on receiving the Multicultural Education Initiative Grant!
December 08, 2016
Recently Bjorkdale School hosted Tornado Hunter, Chris Chittick. The grade 3 and 6 classes from Porcupine Plain also attended the presentation. Mr. Chittick shared his experiences as a storm chaser detailing his knowledge of extreme weather. The students learned a number of weather-related terms and watched several storm videos. After the presentation...
December 08, 2016
LP Miller had a "Be the Change" afternoon for all their grade 7 and 8 classes to encourage positive and respectful behaviors at school. This climate building activity creates leaders and high expectations for respectful behaviors in a school. Students participate in games and discussions with group leaders learning...
December 08, 2016
Congratulations to our Coaches It is hard to believe that our fall sports are already over and the winter sports are well on their way. It is great to have so many people that still devote extra time to give our student athletes a full educational experience through sport. We...
November 15, 2016
To the staff of NESD, I wanted to take a brief moment of time from your ever so busy day to say thank you. Thank you for all you have done and continue to do for our division. For those of you who have been here for some time now,...
November 09, 2016
Check out the beautiful works of art compiled into the 'Celebrating Indigenous Art Calendar for 2017'. The calendar features artwork by several of our NESD students. Calendars can be purchased at any Cumberland College Office or the NESD Office in Melfort for $20.00 cash. Proceeds from the sale of these calendars...
November 09, 2016
Congratulations to our Grades 5 and 6 Cross Country Team! These runners competed in races in Star City and Tisdale this fall and persevered trhough some unusual weather.
October 26, 2016
NESD - MEDIA RELEASE
At the October 25, 2016 meeting of the Board of Education of the North East School Division, a motion was made to discontinue Grades 9-12 effective July 1, 2017 at Gronlid Central School in Gronlid, Saskatchewan.
At the Board’s September 27 th meeting a...
October 17, 2016
Saskatchewan Celebrates School Bus Driver Appreciation Day Released on October 17, 2016 Deputy Premier and Education Minister Don Morgan has proclaimed October 17 as School Bus Driver Appreciation Day in Saskatchewan. Celebrated since 2010, School Bus Driver Appreciation Day is observed on the first day of Education Week, October 16...
October 17, 2016
"Celebrating Today, Preparing for Tomorrow" This week has been deemed Education Week in Saskatchewan, providing an opportunity for the NESD Board of Education to formally celebrate the success of our teachers and staff and our students. This is a time of renewal for the Board of Education, and it is...
September 26, 2016
Some NESD teachers attended a FNMI Outdoor PD located at The Shale (by Carrot River and the original site of the Big Bert find). The day was arranged by Sharon Meyer NESD FNMI Consultant and supported by 3 Elders to provide a culturally immersed day regarding traditional life in the...
July 18, 2016
Nominations for the NESD Board Elections are now CLOSED. Board nomination results are here
June 27, 2016
LP Miller grade 8 students were divided into 9 groups and visited sessions throughout the morning. The sessions were instructed by student leaders from Wagner grade 5 and Bjorkdale Grades 7,8,9. The students had researched traditional information and created the materials required to implement the activities for the LP Miller...
June 22, 2016
Thank you and congratulations to all of our students who participated in our Track and Field Day! We had a full day of sportsmanship and Brunswick Pride. This year there were a total of 558 Personal Best ribbons won. Also, a total of 5 school records were broken and 1...
June 17, 2016
Choose your Adventure ~ Family Fun Event Saturday, August 20/16
Fishing Tournament—Nipawin Regional Park
Boat launching - 9 -10 a.m.
Measurements - 4:30 p.m.
Registration deadline: August 10, 2016
Golf Tournament—Evergreen Golf Course Nipawin
Shot Gun Start -12 noon
18 holes - Best Ball Scramble
Cost: $75/person (will...
June 07, 2016
On Friday, June 3 three TMSS grade eight students and 3 Kinistin grade eight students attended the Cardboard Boat Race Challenge in Saskatoon at Polytechnic sponsored by the Saskatoon Tribal Council, Saskatoon Industry Education Council, and Potash Corp. This was a great opportunity for the TMSS and Kinistin students to...
May 20, 2016
Star City School grade 11 student, Sheldyn Moore, is gearing up for an opportunity of a lifetime! Sheldyn has earned a spot on the Canadian All Star Archery Team which will travel to Johannesburg, South Africa July 10-20. Sheldyn has been a member of the Star City...
May 19, 2016
Naicam Celebrates NESD 10 Year Anniversary.pdf
Naicam SCC and School partnered on a few different events for the celebration. They brought in Leah Dorian to speak and work with the students in a writing and art workshop. They partnered with school to sponsor a reading challenge for K-6 classes....
May 13, 2016
Very exciting news for Brunswick School students!
* Brunswick School was selected as a recipient of this year's Mosaic Extreme School Makeover Challenge.
* We will be receiving $10,000.00 to further enhance our nutrition programming next year to support our students!
* Thank you to The Mosaic Company, Breakfast for...
May 06, 2016
LP Miller Student, Denzel Whitecap earns an opportunity for the Verna J Kirkness Science Scholarship: Denzel Whitecap and nine other Saskatchewan Aboriginal 11th grade students have earned the opportunity to travel to the University of Saskatchewan to participate in science and engineering labs with professors and graduate students May 16-20...
April 28, 2016
The theme this year, is GET LOUD
for Mental Health. In order to end some of the stigma associated with
mental illness, Canadians need to get loud in a positive way with their
voices and actions to build awareness and support. To further this
national cause, schools and parents can...
April 28, 2016
The next step in the ThoughtExchange process is the Star step. If you participated in the Share process, please take a moment to do the Star step. http://nesd.thoughtexchange.info/invitation/
Due Date: Wednesday, May 4, 2016
April 27, 2016
Better HEARING AND SPEECH MONTH " communication takes care" Dear parents, staff, and community members, May is Better Hearing and Speech Month! For that reason, the NESD speech-language pathologists (SLPs) would like to take the opportunity to remind everyone of the important role communication plays in an individual's development (academic and...
April 20, 2016
SASKATCHEWAN'S FOSSIL CAMPAIGN: VOTE FOR BIG BERT! Saskatchewan is represented by many official emblems, and this year, an official fossil emblem will be added to the list. The Royal Saskatchewan Museum is running a Saskatchewan fossil campaign, and our local fossil, Big Bert, is a candidate. You can help...
April 14, 2016
Another big sporting season has passed and once again because of your commitment in coaching our student athletes have had success! Locally congratulations to: Linsey Thornton from Melfort who won the Jr. A boys basketball Nessac Championship Leann Borowetz from Hudson Bay who won the Jr. B boys basketball Nessac...
April 07, 2016
Dear Parents, Staff
and Community Members,
Last fall, we invited our school communities to participate in a virtual
conversation using Thoughtexchange. Communication and opportunities for
students were two topics we would like to hear more about. On behalf of the
students we serve, I invite you to please contribute...
March 23, 2016
Dear Parents, Staff and Community Members, As you are aware, our school community recently took part in an online learning process called Thoughtexchange. We've reviewed your thoughts and priorities and now want to share the results with you. Visit our results page
to learn about the top priorities...
March 18, 2016
Bullying Prevention Assembly with Canadian Country Music Award Nominee, Ryan Laird. Date: April 21, 2016 @ 1:00pm Location: Maude Burke School The NESD is celebrating the 10th year as a school division. January 1st, 2016 marked the 10th year since amalgamation and the establishment of the North East...
March 18, 2016
The results are in, and it is
official, the Maude Burke Archers are the 2016 Canadian National
elementary division Team Champions! The 21 archers from Melfort's
Maude Burke School were amongst 70 archers that made the trek to
Edmonton this weekend. Labelled Canada's largest archery shoot to date,
March 17, 2016
Central Park Early Act Club is a group of interested leaders from Grade
3 who wish to contribute in positive ways to their school, community
and world. The Rotary Club of Nipawin is providing sponsorship and
guidance of this Club and attended our Charter Meeting today. Students