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Thursday , 13 August 2020

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Northern Lights Board Acclaimed

The nine individuals who submitted their names for nomination to the office of trustee with Northern Lights Public Schools yesterday were all acclaimed. Please join us in welcoming them to Northern Lights for the next four years. Ward 1 – Bonnyville and area o   Lorne Kaban o   Garry Kissel o   Michael Topylki Ward …

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Continuous Improvement in Northern Lights Public Schools

NLPS High School Competition Rate Improves; Drop Out Rate Lowers Northern Lights Public Schools (NLPS) would like to thank all of the parents, students and staff who took the time to participate in Alberta Education’s Accountability Pillar Survey earlier this year. “We were very pleased the results, which show that …

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Schools hosting Kindergarten Open Houses April 28

NLSD offers full-day five days a week Kindergarten. All Northern Lights elementary schools will be hosting a Kindergarten Open House on Friday, April 28 to give parents and students a chance to check out our Kindergarten classrooms meet our friendly staff and learn more about our Enhanced Kindergarten Experience. Some …

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Care to Learn Preschool Registration Opens April 18th

Eight NLSD schools offer licensed preschool program. Northern Lights Public School’s Care to Learn Preschool sites will being accepting registrations for the 2017-2018 school year on April 18th. To make the registration process easier for parents, Care to Learn Preschool will be accepting registrations online this year. The online registration …

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350+ Student to Compete in Science Olympics

Science Olympics returns with new STEM challenges for students. In just nine days, students in grades 6 to 9 will put their teamwork, problem-solving, creativity, and STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) skills to the test at the Northern Lights Public Schools Science Olympics. Over 350 students from throughout the …

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NLSD Nominates Ms Brittany Norton for Provincial Teaching Award

Glendon teacher nominated for Edwin Parr Award. The Northern Lights Public Schools Board of Trustees has selected Brittany Norton as its nominee for the Alberta School Boards’ Association (ASBA) 2017 Edwin Parr Teacher Award. Norton teaches Social Studies and Drama at Glendon School. “We’re honoured to select Brittany as our …

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Northern Lights Invests in Top Priorities

Reserves directed to Three-Year Education Plan priorities Northern Lights Public Schools is investing $2.4 million in the priority areas identified in the division’s Three-Year Education Plan. “We listened to all of our stakeholders when we developed our Three-Year Education Plan and our priorities reflect the input we received,” said Board …

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NLSD Estimates $90K Increase due to Carbon tax

Northern Lights Public Schools  will see a large increase in costs due to to the Carbon Levy Secretary-Treasurer Paula Elock provided the Board with an estimate on the direct and indirect costs the Board will incur as a result of the carbon levy. Direct costs, which includes the levy on …

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Trustee Tom Varughese leaves lasting legacy in Northern Lights

Northern Lights Public Schools would like to express its deepest condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of Trustee Tom Varughese who passed away yesterday evening. “Tom made a profound impact on the lives of everyone in Northern Lights and our communities,” said Board Chair Mandi Skogen. “He was passionate …

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Water Main Break at Art Smith Aviation

Classes Cancelled for Tuesday Classes at Art Smith Aviation are cancelled for Tuesday, January 10th, following a broken water main. Repair on the water main will take place on Tuesday morning, with water being off for a large portion of the day. In a release send out by Northern Lights …

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