NLESD School report update for Wednesday, January 23, 2019 .   Canon Richards Memorial Academy   Delayed opening - 1 hour.   ·   Henry Gordon Academy   School closed for the remainder of the day.   ·   Random Island Academy   Delayed opening - 2 hours. ( Due to poor road conditions, bus runs will start 2 hours later than normal. )   ·   Tricentia Academy   Delayed opening - 2 hours. ( Buses will begin their runs 2 hours later than normal, )   ·   Truman Eddison Memorial   School closed all day ( Due to road conditions. )   ·   White Hills Academy   School closed for the remainder of the day.   ·   William Gillett Academy   School closed for the remainder of the day. ( WGA will remain closed for the day due to furnace issues. )   ·   This status information is provided by your local school administration. If you have any questions, please contact your local school or regional office.
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The Staff News section provides updated information important to all staff within the District. Next you will find Staff Resources, which provides links to a variety of District and Government resources and information.

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Staff News
News for Staff in our District.
Fri Dec 21 00:00:00 NST 2018
Merry Christmas to all from the Senior Executive

The members of the District's Senior Management Team are extending their best wishes for a wonderful Christmas holiday to all families and school communities throughtout the province.

Thank you for all you do throughout the year - please be safe over the break. We look forward to seeing everyone return on January 7, 2019 when classes resume.

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Wed Jul 11 00:00:00 NDT 2018
Autism Society Hosts Fall PD Opportunity

The Autism Society of Newfoundland and Labrador will present a day long professional development opportunity scheduled for October. Dr. Jonathan Weiss will provide two Public Lecture Sessions focused on aspects familiar to the autism community; the morning will focus on Autism and Mental Health, while the afternoon will delve into Addressing Bullying in Youth with Autism. Sessions will take place at the MUN School of Medicine, Health Sciences Auditorium.

Tickets are available HERE through an Eventbrite link. More information is also available through the attached poster.



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Mon Jun 04 00:00:00 NDT 2018
Opportunities Available for Educator Math Bursary Program

Following Recommendation 37 from the Premier's Task Force on Improving Educational Outcomes, the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development is making available a Math Bursary Program for K-6 teachers and administrators, including substitute and replacement teachers.

The bursary provides funding for eligible current K-6 teachers to participate in a mathematics pedagogy course or a mathematics content course. The intent of the Mathematics Bursary Program is to build capacity among K-6 teachers and to enhance mathematics pedagogy in Newfoundland and Labrador. Bursaries are available to applicants who meet the eligibility criteria and who successfully complete an eligible course focused on enhancing teaching practices in mathematics or on building mathematical knowledge.

For more information and to apply, please visit


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Mon Mar 19 00:00:00 NDT 2018
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The Bulletin Board
Announcements from the District.
Mon Jan 21 00:00:00 NST 2019
Agenda for Upcoming Public Board Meeting Available

The next public meeting of the Board of Trustees takes place Saturday, January 26, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at the District Conference Centre, 40 Strawberry Marsh Road, St. John's.

The agenda can be found attached below.

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Thu Jan 17 00:00:00 NST 2019
District Headquarters
Fri Dec 21 00:00:00 NST 2018
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School News
News Stories from schools in our District.
Tue Jan 22 00:00:00 NST 2019
WVH Launches New Kitchen Program - A First for Atlantic Canada
Waterford Valley High
Students practise their new skills during WVH's Kitchen Brigade Program.

Waterford Valley High is very proud to be the first school in Atlantic Canada to pilot an after school Kitchen Brigades program, under the direction of nutrition teacher Ms. Lisa Smith Saunders and Chef Roger Andrews.  This is an opportunity for students with a genuine interest in cooking to develop personal culinary skills and autonomy in the kitchen while learning about healthy ...[more]

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Mon Dec 03 00:00:00 NST 2018
St. Peter's School (AW)
Thu Sep 27 00:00:00 NDT 2018
Clarenville Middle School
Thu Jun 21 00:00:00 NDT 2018
Valmont Academy
Tue Jun 12 00:00:00 NDT 2018
Gander Collegiate
Fri Jun 08 00:00:00 NDT 2018
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Media Releases
Announcements from the District.
Mon Nov 05 00:00:00 NST 2018
Board Endorses Action Plan to Address AG Recommendations

A media release regarding discussions at the November 3, 2018 meeting of the Board of Trustees can be found at the link below or through the picture linked to this story.

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