Dec. 12, 2018
Neilburg Composite Scool Newsletter
Dec. 11 & 13 Milk draws – enter your name when you buy a milk
Dec. 12 Elementary Christmas Concert at 7:00 pm
Dec. 21 Last day of classes before Christmas break
Jan. 7 Classes resume
Jan. 23-28 High School exam week
Jan. 29 Semester turn around – no classes
Jan. 31 Table Mountain Ski Trip
Feb. 18 Family Day – no classes
Feb. 19-22 Winter Break – no classes
Feb. 25 PD day – no classes
Feb. 26 Classes resume
The students will be going skating during some of their phys. Ed. classes during December. If anyone has helmets that they no longer need and would be willing to donate them to the school, it would be very much appreciated.
Jr. Boys' Basketball - Ms. Chammartin
- Practices are on Tuesdays: 3:15 – 5pm (Please be here at 5, or shortly after, to pick up your child).
- Games are on Thursdays.
- Dec. 13 @ Thunderchild -CANCELLED
- Dec. 18 = Practice
- Dec. 20 = Practice
- Jan. 8 = Practice
- Jan. 10 @ Home vs. Paradise Hill
- Jan. 15 = Practice
- Jan. 17 @ Home vs. St. Walburg
- Jan. 22 = Practice
- Jan. 24 @ Maidstone
- Jan. 29 = Practice
- Conferences = (sometime between January 28 – February 7)
- Districts = Feb. 9/10
Due to severe allergies among the students at NCS, the school requires that everyone avoid bringing any items with nut products, eggs that are not baked into an item or animals to the school. Our students' health depends on your cooperation. Thank you.
S.R.C. Christmas Lunch Dec. 21
Every year the S.R.C. prepares and serves Christmas lunch to the students & staff. Lunch this year consists of ham, hash brown casserole, veggies, dip, fresh buns plus vanilla ice cream with strawberries. The elementary students eat first then the high school students dine. Students from grade 7-12 must have paid their S.R.C. fees to participate in this lunch.
The grade 10 Social Studies class would like to thank all the students, staff and guests that supported our market fair.
Fine Arts 8/9 Toque & Mitt drive
In Fine Arts 8/9 a group of students decided to have a toque and mitt drive to help out people in need of proper winter gear. These young men will be taking these items to the Salvation Army in Lloydminster.
Grad 2019 students would like to send out a huge thanks to the people that supported our efforts at the Christmas lunch craft fair. A special thanks to Daryl Goodfellow for his supporting the baking section of our booth.
Karrie Blackbeard is working on completing the 2017-18 yearbook. She is still looking for photos as the file containing all the yearbook photos was lost due to computer issues. Instead of asking businesses to advertise in the yearbook we are looking for page sponsors. You, your business or your family could sponsor a page for $25. Cheques should be made to Neilburg Composite School. Please call the school or send your message for sponsoring a page. This will help keep the cost of the yearbook affordable for everyone.
Hat Day is every Friday
All hat day profits go to our foster child Hao Hao in China. The annual fee is $504. Two dollars is the fee to wear a hat on Friday. There are also $20 Hat day punch cards that are available on School cash on-line as well from the S.R.C. member who is collect the Friday hat funds. Any extra funds from Hat Day will be put to our other charitable activities for the year.
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Parents please notify the school if your child is going to be absent. Parents will receive an automated phone call for any unexcused absences.
Student fee notices are automatically sent to each parent when they sign up for SchoolCash online. We encourage you to pay for them online but if you do not want to do that, please sign up anyway as that way you will get the notifications of student fees, hot lunches, new yearbook arrival, etc. etc.
Notices for unpaid fees were sent out with the first report cards.
** Students with outstanding school fees will not be allowed to take part in school trips whether curricular or extra-curricular (sports).
Friday Night Youth- We have wrapped up Friday Night Youth for 2018.... see you in the new year! Merry Christmas everyone!
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