Site C Student Tour

Thank you to community partners that help us make connections between local projects and curriculum for our students! The following was contributed by Mr Jeff Mayer from the NPSS Careers Department.

Late in October, students were treated to a tour of the Site C dam site-courtesy of SNC-Lavalin and BC Hydro. Students […]

Coding in SD60 – Hour of Code Results

In the fall of 2016 staff in K-9 schools started on a path to coding district wide. Principals and Teacher leads from schools completed Hour of Code activities and planned together how to bring the experience to all students in K-9. Between December and February approximately 85% of students have completed an hour of code […]

Parents as Career Coaches

An informative and empowering learning opportunity for any parents of students in grades 9 – 11 is ready for the taking at North Peace Secondary School. “Parents as Career Coaches” is a two-evening learning workshop series where parents learn valuable insights, strategies, and tools to help their youngsters journey down their career choice paths. This […]

NPSS Biology Hospital Visit

A story from the NPSS Science Department:

The Biology classes from NPSS are grateful to the FSJ Hospital and Northern Health for providing the opportunity to attend a well organized mini job shadow program in the hospital. These students selected 5 out of 13 departments in the hospital that have made themselves available to take […]

Students experience life on campus

More than 300 Grade 9 students and chaperones from School Districts 60 and 81 converged on Northern Lights College on May 11 for the annual Dual Credit Day event.

Dual Credit Day provides students with the opportunity to experience their choice of three program areas available to secondary school students for Dual Credit study. The […]