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NESD ThoughtExchange Survey Results

March 24, 2021
​ The NESD recently conducted an engagement survey to identify themes to address in the renewal of the Board's Strategic Plan. Results of the ThoughtExchange can be viewed here:
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2021-2022 School Calendars approved

March 17, 2021
​ At the Board Meeting on March 16, 2021 the Board of Education approved the upcoming school calendar and alternate White Fox calendar.   2021-22-NESD School Calendar-FINAL.pdf 2021-22-White Fox School Calendar-FINAL.pdf    
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By-Election Results

March 09, 2021
​ Form CC [Clause 139{1)(b) of the Act] Declaration of Results   The following candidate has been elected for the Office of Board Member for the North East School Division No. 200 in the March 8 th , 2021 By-election.   Sub-Division                           Candidate                   No. of Votes Sub-Division No. 5          ...
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Thank you to all of our Unsung Heroes

February 08, 2021
​   Staff Appreciation Week is Feb 7 - 13, 2021 and the Theme is "Unsung Heroes" What is a hero?  According the Webster dictionary a hero is "one that shows great courage", "the central figure in an event or period". Over the course of the past several months we have...
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By-Election for Board Member in the Naicam, Gronlid, Star City subdivision (subdivision 5)

January 14, 2021
  By Election Notice of Call for Nominations   Public Notice is hereby given that nomination of candidate(s) for the office of: North East School Division No. 200 Board of Education Trustee Subdivision No. 5: Includes the communities of Gronlid, Star City, Naicam and areas.       will be received by the undersigned...
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Greetings from the NESD Board Chair and Director of Education

December 15, 2020
​ Greetings to North East School Division Families and Staff, We hope this message finds everyone safe. The North East School Division continues to provide safe in-school learning for students and is working to keep our schools free from the spread of Covid-19.  Our students are excited to go to school every...
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North East School Division Graduate Wins Scholarship

December 02, 2020
North East School Division Graduate Wins Scholarship At the recent Fall General Assembly of the Saskatchewan School Board's Association NESD  chairperson Marla Walton was proud to introduce Amanda Gel, from Prairie River as the recipient of the 2020 Degree Program Scholarship. Amanda graduated from Hudson Bay Community School in 2020 in...
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Letter to NESD Families from DoE-112620

November 26, 2020
​   November 26, 2020   To: NESD Families Re: Update to Safe School Mask Protocol   The North East School Division is mandating mask use to be required for all staff and for students in grades Pre-K -12 when in school and while being transported on a bus.  The requirement...
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NESD Declaration of Results

November 10, 2020
​ Form CC [Clause 139(1)(b) of the Act] Declaration of Results   The following candidates have been acclaimed for the Office of Board Member for the North East School Division No. 200 in the November 9 th , 2020 election: Sub-Division No. 1   Kathrene Bank                    Acclaimed     (New) Sub-Division No. 3   Dustin Kelsey                      Acclaimed    ...

Getting to Know Saskatchewan's Local Governments - Nov 9 - 15, 2020

October 29, 2020
​ Local Government Week Webinar November 9-15 is Local Government Week, a week to raise awareness and engagement in local democracy. As part of Local Government Week, Saskatchewan's Local Government Week Committee is offering a free one-hour virtual session for residents interested in learning more about local government in Saskatchewan. On...
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Notice of Poll - Subdivision 2 - Carrot River, Arborfield and areas

October 28, 2020
​  NOTICE OF POLL North East School Division Public notice is hereby given that: a poll has been granted for the election of:        Board Member:     North East School Division No. 200 for Sub-Division No. 2 Carrot River, Arborfield and areas.  Subdivision Map Voting will take place on Monday, the...
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Notice of Advance Poll - Subdivision 2

October 28, 2020
​ Notice of Advance Poll North East School Division No. 200 Public notice is hereby given that provision has been made for advance polls for electors who: 1. are physically disabled; 2. have been appointed as election officials; or 3. anticipate being unable to vote on the day of the election....
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NESD - Second Call for Nominations

October 09, 2020
​ Notice of Second Call for Nominations North East School Division No. 200 Public Notice is hereby given for the second call for nomination of candidates for the office of Board of Education, North East School Division No. 200 in the following subdivisions: Subdivision No. 3:     Includes the communities of Choiceland,...
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NESD Notice of Abandonment of Poll

October 09, 2020
​ NOTICE OF ABANDONMENT OF POLL North East School Division No. 200 Whereas a poll is not required pursuant to The Local Government Election Act, 2015 for the office of Board Member: North East School Division No. 200 Sub-Division No. 1 (1 Member) Sub-Division No. 4 (1 Member) Sub-Division No. 6...

NESD Pre-Kindergarten

October 07, 2020
​ Pre-Kindergarten registrations can be found on the school websites.
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Orange Shirt Day - September 30, 2020

September 28, 2020
  ORANGE SHIRT DAY UPCOMING IN SASKATCHEWAN REGINA – Joining with communities across the country, schools throughout the province will again be officially recognizing "Orange Shirt Day" on Wednesday, Sept. 30, as requested annually by the Saskatchewan School Boards Association (SSBA). "The SSBA, on behalf of our 27 member boards of...
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2020 School Board Elections

September 16, 2020
​ Notice of Call for Nominations North East School Division No. 200   Public Notice is hereby given that nomination of candidates for the office of Board of Education, North East School Division No. 200:      Subdivisions are divided as follows : (1 Member is needed in each subdivision) Subdivision No....
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**NEW - NESD Online Payments

September 14, 2020
The NESD Online payment option allows people to pay for school based fees, activities or fundraising. If you don't see the item you are trying to pay for online, contact your school.
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Planning and Design to Begin on New Kindergarten to Grade 12 School in Carrot River

August 26, 2020
Released on August 26, 2020 Students And Staff In Carrot River Will Soon Have A New Kindergarten To Grade 12 (K-12) School

Today, Premier Scott Moe joined local Carrot River Valley MLA Fred Bradshaw and officials from North East School Division (NESD) to announce the beginning of planning and design...

NESD Covid Risk Assessment

August 19, 2020
​ NESD Covid Risk Assessment The document can be found under the COVID tab  


August 05, 2020
NOTICE OF PRIVACY BREACH Please be advised that the Saskatchewan Office of the Information & Privacy Commissioner (IPC) has released an Investigation Report regarding a privacy breach that occurred in June 2019 in school divisions across the province when the Saskatchewan Teachers' Federation (STF) commissioned a survey asking for student information...

Graduates - Cumberland College Post Secondary Preparation - REGISTRATION Deadline - July 10, 2020

June 29, 2020
      Brochure - Summer Orientation to Blended Learning and Post- Secondary Experiences   The Cumberland College and North East School Division have partnered to offer a Summer Orientation program for students headed to post secondary institutions this fall. Attached is a promotional pamphlet.   Information will be...

NESD Parent/Guardian Survey - Please take part - DEADLINE Thursday, June 25, 2020

June 22, 2020
June 22, 2020 - ThoughtExchange Survey for Parents/Guardians Dear Parents and Caregivers,   We want to stay connected and hear your questions and ideas about moving forward as we plan for classes beginning September 1, 2020. We are smarter and better together. With that in mind, we are asking you to...

June 1, 2020-Letter to Parents from NESD Director of Education

June 01, 2020
​ June 1, 2020 Dear NESD Families, I would like to thank you for continuing to stay connected to the North East School Division (NESD) since the time that classes were discontinued due to COVID-19.  I would like to recognize the support that families provide those who chose to participate in...

Message from Saskatchewan Health Authority - time for Grade 6 Immunizations

May 28, 2020
​ May 28, 2020 This is a message from Public Health regarding vaccination of your Grade 6 student. Due to school closures these immunizations were not completed. Public Health Nurses are inviting students to complete these vaccines in their local Public Health Offices as time & space permit. Completing these vaccinations...

Ministry of Education Update - In-Class Learning in Saskatchewan Suspended until at least September

May 07, 2020
Released on May 7, 2020 Many of Saskatchewan's 180,000 students continue to take part of learning activities offered by their teachers who are using creative ways to deliver education into students' homes during the new normal that COVID-19 has created.

Saskatchewan Education's Response Planning Team encourages everyone in Saskatchewan's education community...

CONGRATULATIONS to Central Park Elementary School Mosaic Challenge Winner 2020

May 07, 2020
​   Media Release -- MESMC Winners 2020.pdf Recipient Schools Announced for 2020 Mosaic Challenge - REGINA – Ten schools in Saskatchewan will each receive a $10,000 grant to support student nutrition after being selected to win this year’s Mosaic Extreme School Makeover Challenge. "The success of this program grows year...

Playgrounds are Closed

April 01, 2020
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UPDATE: NESD Director of Education - March 18, 2020

March 16, 2020
​ Update: March 18, 2020 Dear parents and staff, A decision was made by the education sector Response Planning team in conjunction with advice from the Chief Medical Officer of Saskatchewan, that starting Friday, March 20, all Saskatchewan school boards should pause educational operations for a one-week period. This one week...
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UPDATE-April 6, 2020- NESD letter to Parents from the Director of Education

March 16, 2020
​ April 6, 2020 - NESD Letter to Parents from Director of Education   ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- March 26, 2020 Dear NESD Families, We hope that everyone is at home safe and sound and looking after each other. Together, we can do our part to practice safety guidelines and self-isolation to help slow...
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UPDATE March 27, 2020 - Letter from Ministry of Education Response Planning Team to families

March 16, 2020
March 27, 2020 - Letter from Ministry of Education Response Planning team to families   ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- March 20, 2020 - Letter from the Education Response Planning Team        ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------   March 18, 2020 - Saskatchewan Declares State of Emergency Released on March 18, 2020 The Government of Saskatchewan today...
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COVID-19 (Coronavirus 2019)

March 12, 2020
​ UPDATE - 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) For up to date and accurate information, please visit​ . March 16, 2020   The Government of Saskatchewan has just announced that due to COVID-19, classes in pre-kindergarten to Grade 12 will be suspended indefinitely, starting Friday, March 20, 2020. For...
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Restriction of Services Sanction effective Thursday, March 12, 2020

March 09, 2020
​ Restriction of Services Sanction effective March 12, 2020 until Further Notice On March 9, 2020, the Saskatchewan Teachers' Federation (STF) announced that it will be implementing sanctions beginning Thursday, March 12, 2020. As a result of this Restriction of Services from the STF, the North East School Division will be:...

Citizenship Awards Applications - DEADLINE: April 15, 2020

February 24, 2020
Applications for public school citizenship awards are due on April 15.  Have you thought of a group or class to nominate? For more information go to:

Residential Schools the Focus of Orange Shirt Day

September 30, 2019
​ RESIDENTIAL SCHOOLS THE FOCUS OF ORANGE SHIRT DAY REGINA – The Saskatchewan School Boards Association (SSBA) is encouraging residents of the province to participate in "Orange Shirt Day" by wearing orange and reflecting on residential schools. "This annually proclaimed day is an opportunity for all of us to take time...
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Arborfield-Tisdale Boundary Review - DEADLINE October 15, 2019

September 18, 2019
​ 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 September 17, 2019: That the attendance boundary for the...
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KΔ«nawind Partnership – A Partnership between the NESD and Kinistin Saulteaux Nation creating opportunities of the success of all students

July 04, 2019
​   On May 23, 2019, as part of the mentorship portion of the KΔ«nawind Partnership,  grade 8 students from KEC travelled to TMSS to participate in learning experiences in preparation for the Cardboard Boat Challenge.  By the end of the day, students were interacting with each other and sharing ideas...
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Congratulations to our North East School Division Graduating Class of 2019!!

June 10, 2019
All the best to our students who are graduating in the month of June.  Good luck in your future endeavors. From the Board of Education and Staff of NESD! ​
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SURVEY-Government Of Saskatchewan Seeks Public Input On Future Of Education Plan

April 08, 2019
SURVEY LINK - here DEADLINE - May 3, 2019 The Government of Saskatchewan is looking for public input into the future of education in the province.

β€œWe want to hear from students, parents, educators, and school staff to better understand what they want for the future of education,” Deputy Premier and...
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Green Shirt Day - Monday April 8, 2019

April 03, 2019
​ On Monday, April 8th, schools across Canada will be participating in Green Shirt Day. Last April, the tragic Humboldt Broncos bus crash impacted the entire country. One of the players, Logan Boulet, was able to save six people through organ donation. His gift showed there is always hope, even in...