Back to School 2022-2023

First Day of Classes

Our first day of classes is Tuesday, August 30th, 2022, and the school office is open to parents on Monday, August 23- August 26, 2022 from 8:00 AM- 3:00 PM, and August 29th from 8:00 AM- 2:30 PM.

The first day of classes, August 30th, we will have a staggered entry that day.  An email at the end of August will clarify times and schedules for all grades. Semester schedules wil be shared on the first day of school with students.

 

School Start & End Times

Our bell times are 8:30 AM to 2:50 PM (Monday to Thursday).

Our bell times for Fridays are 8:30 AM to 1:10 PM.

 

School Supplies

Students usually bring paper, pencils, pens, calculators, rulers and binders for the beginning of the school year.  NSS does not have a formal school supply list.  Chromebooks are available in the classrooms at NSS for daily student use.

 

Staffing Announcements

Office Administration: Ms. Michelle Cressy will be on parenting leave for first semester and in the fall NSS will be welcoming Carrie Hubbard, Administrative Assistant and Jacquie Mirtle , WinSport Liaison as our front end team.

Educators:  NSS will be welcoming five new teachers next year:

  • Mr. Jacob Verhensen, Athletic Development and Physical Education
  • Ms. Rachel Thomson, Senior Humanities
  • Mr. Jon Pentney, Junior Humanities
  • Mr. Zaak Robichaud, Science and Math
  • Ms. Karly Tarney, Junior Humanities.

 

New Software for Student Information being used Next Year

EdSembli is being introduced in the fall. It will be replacing PowerSchool. It will host student attendance, marks, report cards, etc. Please be patient with this new roll-out. We will all be learning together.

 

Students Enrolling After June 27th

Student-Athletes that completed their enrollment after June 27th will be contacted the last week of August by a Teacher Advisor.

 

Office Information

The Front Office and the school are closed until August 23rd. If you have any questions please email robert.jewan@pallisersd.ab.ca