Dear Parents/Guardians, Our school will be hosting a MADD Canada School Assembly Presentation of In the Blink of an Eye on Monday, May 29th, 2017 for grades 9-12. The film being shown this year is called In the Blink of an Eye and it opens with a fictional story that illustrates the tragic consequences of driving while impaired by alcohol and/or drugs. Throughout the film, students are shown times when this tragedy could have been prevented by making different choices.… Read More
Please come and join us for our Senior Years Dessert Theatre “But Why Bump Off Barnaby?” which takes place Wednesday May 31st through Friday June 2nd. Showtime is 7:00 pm and tickets can be purchased in advance for $10 at the NCI Main Office or at the door for $12. Drama Info 2017
On Friday, May 12th, NCI will be participating in our Annual Town Clean up in the afternoon. This year, the afternoon is being organized by SWAG (Students Working Around the Globe) and we are counting on all students to support this fun community event and represent NCI well. Please send your students to school on Friday wearing appropriate clothing for the weather. If they can also bring gloves, that would be helpful. In order to be more environmentally aware, we… Read More
NCI would like to thank the Parent Council for generously donating two gift cards for students to win through working with myBlueprint. The program myBlueprint is an excellent site for getting students to explore their interests and career opportunities. It has surveys on learning styles and interests, information on post-secondary schools, career exploration, current job openings, budget calculator, and an excellent resume builder. Students can gain points by simply logging onto the site and working within the various programs. The… Read More
Parents and Guardians of NCI students, As you may already have heard, the principal of Niverville Elementary School is retiring at the end of this school year. Many of your children will have had Judy Hiebert as their principal in grades K-6. As a community we would like to say thank you to Judy and we invite you to a celebration in her honour on May 25th, 2017 in the NES school gym. If you have any further questions, you… Read More
NCIs fledgling boys baseball team recorded their first ever win over the weekend deafeating Ecole St. Joachim by a score of 8-4. Tyler Dunn was the winning pitcher. Congratulations players and coaches!
We are in the early stages of planning for the 2017-2018 school year. Part of that planning includes reviewing current homeroom lists in Grades 5-8 and finalizing lists for next year before the end of May. The discussions involve the students’ current teachers, band instructor, school student services team, and administration. Staff will consider many factors when preparing balanced classes. These factors include social mixture, range of academic abilities, gender balance, individual learning styles, student personality and interaction, student behaviour, band/non-band,… Read More
The last time I went camping in Souris, Manitoba I went with my cousins. When we were there we saw these peacocks walking around the campsite! I wanted to make a sculpture out of something different. I have some experience with metal-work since my dad works on old cars and has all the tools at home. Male peacocks use their colourful feathers to show off and impress. It’s the same with us: we dress fancy and improve our appearance to… Read More