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Hi Gryphs - First off, we miss you. We miss your stories, smiles, and positive energy. Our hope is that you are all safe and healthy, and that you are being kind to the people around you. This is the time to be the best possible versions of yourselves, even if it feels difficult. We understand that you and your families have many questions and concerns about school. Please know that there are people working hard to ensure a solid plan is developed and that when it is finalized, we will be communicating the details and moving forward, together. 

For now, we need to continue gathering information to help support the learning plan that will be coming to us in the near future. If you are a grade 9-11 student, we need you to please complete a short survey by Thursday, April 2nd by noon (12:00pm). The survey can be found at: https://forms.gle/LGjw6dby2FkhZuwW6

Please continue to be patient and focus on staying healthy and well. Your learning will continue and we are excited to support you through it. 

Take care.

Sincerely, Lia Lewis, Acting Principal

Regional Executive Director Notice to Students and Families

Dear Students and Families,

I know that COVID-19 has presented everyone with challenges. I want to thank all of you who are in self-isolation. You are helping everyone in our community stay safe. This email is to share information about some actions that are being planned for students.

First, I want to remind you that schools are closed until April 6 as part of the province-wide measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19. This closure will be reassessed as the situation changes.

As March Break comes to a close, please know we continue to work with education leaders across the province and the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development, on plans to support students and learning. Beginning Monday, and over the next week, we will work with staff in schools to make specific plans to support students and learning during this closure.

Supporting students at all levels to continue learning at home is a priority for us, and we have been making these plans during March Break and into next week. We will have more information to share with you in the coming days and weeks, and school principals will share details that are specific to your school. In particular, we are focusing on the needs of Grade 12 students so they can meet graduation requirements.

Please continue to follow advice from Nova Scotia Public Health, including the mandatory self-isolation for 14 days if you have travelled out of the country recently. You can find accurate, up-to-date information at:

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation as we adapt and respond to this extremely rare world event. We will continue to be in touch. 

Sincerely,

Gary Adams

Regional Executive Director

Attention Grade 12 Students & Parents

Notice to Grade 12 Students & Families: An important email was sent to you today regarding our strategy to ensure Grade 12 students have technology for online learning.  Please use the links below to access this important information:

NNEC Email to Grade 12 students and families – Final 22 March 2020.pdf

https://drive.google.com/open?id=15u8doRbz5pA1jUPVTDsFmd4fIOCslU60

 

Health Instructions for Students.pdf

https://drive.google.com/open?id=13fKZEBACVKZTkJrjJtY8lrMSo6jYNJk0

March Newsletter

Please CLICK HERE to view our March 2020 Newsletter.

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