One of the biggest hurdles for anyone suffering from mental illness is overcoming the stigma attached to it. The annual Bell Let’s Talk awareness campaign and Day is driving the national conversation to help reduce this stigma and promote awareness and understanding and talking is an important first step towards lasting change. NSER will be supporting Bell Let's Talk!
WHOOP WHOOP COBRAS!!! NSER recently completed in Chatter High – an online platform where students and their families talk about students’ future educational and career plans. NSER finished 2nd in the NB Chatter High competition, winning $350 for our school. We finished 1st in Canada’s Most informed school, winning $1000.
Applications are now available online for the NBTAP Program. NBTAP is the New Brunswick Teen Apprenticeship Program is a pre-apprenticeship program designed for students in Grades 10 and 11. This program gives students the opportunity to learn about a trade through hands-on summer work experience. Following the application and interview process, students may be provided with the opportunity to begin the first of three full-time paid summer work terms. Applicants must have good attendance, an enthusiasm for learning and an interest in the trades. A 70% average is recommended. Intereste
Applications are now open for the 2018 China Summer Cultural Program, taking place from July 4th to July 21st, 2018. Applicants must currently be in Grade 10 or 11. Through the Concord Colleges of Sino-Canada, participants will have the opportunity to take introductory courses in Chinese culture and will be hosted for two night by a Chinese family in Beijing. Students must complete an application form and must provide two references, as well as complete a short essay. The total cost for the summer program is approximately $1600.00. For more information or to apply, go to
NSER is competing in Chatter High - a post-secondary and career exploration online competition. The goal of Chatter High is to get kids talking about their future. NSER is competing against other schools in NB and we are currently in 3rd place in our division, and in 2nd place in the Canada's Most Informed School division. . Cash prizes can be won in both divisions! Students, staff, alumni, parents, grandparents, and friends can all help earn points for our school. Simply go to Chatterhigh.com, create an account, and take the daily quiz.
As a project for science all of the grade 7, 8, 9 and 10 students were instructed to build a catapult. We had limited supplies – only using cardboard, duct tape and a bungee cord. There was only a mere 3 days to complete this task, which proved to be quiet difficult. As the competition drew nearer the more hurried peoples efforts got. Most students managed to have theirs done in time before the big day. When competition day arrived it was a chance to see all the unique designs and structures people had thought of. There were smiles plastered on every face whether you
On Wednesday, November 1, all students in Grade 9 will have the opportunity to participate in Take Our Kids to Work Day. This is a national program involving more than 200, 000 students annually. This day is designed to help students better understand the skills required for the world of work and the connections between school and work. Normally sudents accompany a parent, guardian or family member to their place of work, but we understand that this may not be possible in all cases. If you or your workplace is interested in hosting a student for the day, your help would be greatly appr