Brian Campbell on March 12th, 2018

  InSPIRE program started today at Bert Ambrose and will be in visiting Grade 6 classes across School District #60 for the remainder of the school year. The InSPIRE program is a unique in-school presentation that provides teachers and students from grades 6 with a new perspective on skilled trades and technology careers through engaging […]

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Bonnie Bridges on September 18th, 2017

In my previous blog post, I wrote about how people need to know more about themselves to more mindfully navigate the courses of their lives.  Work and careers make up a huge portion of our daily lives, and so, it is important to find working lives that align well with the rest of the greater […]

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Bonnie Bridges on September 11th, 2017

In my years as an educator, I have always believed in the power of the potential of human beings.  I would argue that what should be connoted with the phrase “human being” ought to be a profound understanding and appreciation that each and every one of us is perfectly imperfect as we are in this […]

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Brian Campbell on July 5th, 2017

  School District #60 will be hosting a CWA Mind Over Metal Camp from July 3rd to 8th at North Peace Secondary School. The CWA Foundation Mind over Metal Camps are an initiative that began with a two week pilot camp in 2014. This pilot camp was so successful that in 2015 the Foundation hosted […]

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  Dear parents and guardians of S.D. 60 (Peace River North)’s grade nine daughters, Please find linked below an informational letter about this exciting and unique career discovery and exploration event happening Wednesday, May 24, 2017. The event will be at Northern Lights College (local campus), beginning at 9:45am.  Please click on the letter to […]

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School District 60 is planning a motivational career event for young women in grade nine, called The Road Less Travelled, inspired by the poem The Road Not Taken by Robert Frost. We’re calling attention to the subjects of the underrepresentation of women in the trades workforce and women in roles that traditionally were held by […]

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Brian Campbell on April 25th, 2014

  Mrs. McCharles and Mr. Chenier’s Grade 5/6 classes from Finch Elementary School had fun exploring the hands-on learning opportunities at Northern Lights College in Dawson Creek. The students met and talked to instructors in the Aircraft Maintenance Englneering, Esthetics, Hairdressing and Mechanics programs and discovered they can enrol in these dual credit programs as […]

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Brian Campbell on April 24th, 2014

  Photo:  NPSS students with Moira Green – Economic Development Officer with the City of Fort St. John                                                                            North […]

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Brian Campbell on June 5th, 2013

  The Secondary School Apprenticeship (SSA) is a work-based training program, which is skill development through practical, hands-on experiences.  Students enrolled in SSA courses concurrently work and attend high school.  SSA students formally register with the ITA as Youth Apprentices.  Successfully completing the program earns students 16 credits towards graduation, and may qualify them to […]

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Brian Campbell on January 24th, 2012

Students from the ELC had a great time helping to get the High on Ice Festival ready for the weekend activities!  They worked very intensely on making sure that the ice slides were in great shape for the kids to come and have fun.  Great job guys!

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