Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content
Sign In

News

 

 

Self-Reg Parenting Programhttp://nps.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/23Self-Reg Parenting Program<p>​<a href="/PublishingImages/Lists/LocalNews/AllItems/Self-Reg%20Parenting%20Poster.jpg"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icjpg.gif" alt="" />Self-Reg Parenting Poster.jpg</a></p>
After Hours Math and English (AHME) Supporthttp://nps.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/21After Hours Math and English (AHME) Support<p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:10.5pt;font-family:roboto, sans-serif;color:#202124;background-color:#ffffff;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">NPSS is pleased to offer a grade 9 and 10 </span><span style="font-size:10.5pt;font-family:roboto, sans-serif;color:#202124;background-color:#ffffff;font-weight:700;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">“After Hours Math and English (AHME) Academic Support Program” </span><span style="font-size:10.5pt;font-family:roboto, sans-serif;color:#202124;background-color:#ffffff;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">this fall. Academic support is a program available for students looking for small group and/or individual tutoring/academic support.  </span></p><br><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:10.5pt;font-family:roboto, sans-serif;color:#202124;background-color:#ffffff;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">The program will begin soon after the Thanksgiving long weekend.  Students will be asked to commit  and attend for a six (6) week period. The program will run several days a week (exact dates/times to be determined by student interest). Qualified NPSS teachers will be running the program to tailor it to the needs of your student.  This is an excellent opportunity to receive free, individualized support in areas of academic need. </span></p><br><span style="font-size:10.5pt;font-family:roboto, sans-serif;color:#202124;background-color:#ffffff;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">Please fill out this </span><a href="https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScueanExzQy07-BUa9KrMIDiqE5-GnmnMSL04vTscEoXJ-tfw/viewform" style="text-decoration:none;"><span style="font-size:10.5pt;font-family:roboto, sans-serif;color:#1155cc;background-color:#ffffff;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">form</span></a><span style="font-size:10.5pt;font-family:roboto, sans-serif;color:#202124;background-color:#ffffff;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;"> and one of our teachers will contact you with the dates and times of the academic support sessions. The confirmation of your participation in the program will only be required after the session dates are set.</span>
OSSLT- Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test Informationhttp://nps.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/20OSSLT- Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test Information<p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">This year the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT) will take place in November. The OSSLT is a provincial requirement for graduation.</span></p><br><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">An </span><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">information session & practice test</span><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;"> for grade 10 students will take place from October 25th-29th during their period #3 class.</span></p><br><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">The formal OSSLT will take place for </span><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">grade 10 students in a period #3 grade 10 class</span><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;"> during the week of November 8th - 12th.</span></p><br><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">During the week of November 22nd - 26th </span><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">remaining eligible students</span><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;"> will write the OSSLT.  These students include: students who were unsuccessful in the spring and are reattempting the test, grade 10 students who are not enrolled in a grade 10 period #3 class, students who were eligible to write last year but did not write due to at-home learning, and students who have moved from out of province and still require the OSSLT as a graduation requirement.</span></p><br><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">Information about the OSSLT and the practice test can be found at: </span><a href="https://www.eqao.com/the-assessments/osslt/" style="text-decoration:none;"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:arial;color:#1155cc;background-color:transparent;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">https://www.eqao.com/the-assessments/osslt/</span></a><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">  </span></p><br><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">Exact writing dates for classes and students will be communicated to classes and students this month.</span></p><br><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">For more information, please contact Sarah Agar (</span><a href="mailto:sagar@scdsb.on.ca" style="text-decoration:none;"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:arial;color:#1155cc;background-color:transparent;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">sagar@scdsb.on.ca</span></a><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">) or Melanie Stoodley (</span><a href="mailto:mstoodley@scdsb.on.ca" style="text-decoration:none;"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:arial;color:#1155cc;background-color:transparent;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">mstoodley@scdsb.on.ca</span></a><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;">). <br></span></p>
Grade 8 Night http://nps.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/24Grade 8 Night <p>​February 17, 2022 - 6:30-8:00 p.m                                                                           Snow Date:  February 24, 2022</p><p><br></p>
Parent/ Teacher Interviews October 14th, 2021http://nps.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/22Parent/ Teacher Interviews October 14th, 2021<p>​Hello Timberwolf families!</p><p>Parent / Teacher interview night is Thursday October 14th from 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm. </p><p>To book your interview, please go to <span style="background:white none repeat scroll 0% 0%;font-size:150%;"> <a href="https://www.schoolinterviews.ca/code/6x98x">https://www.schoolinterviews.ca/code/6x98x</a></span> or scan this QR Code: <img src="https://www.schoolinterviews.ca/do/qrcode/6x98x.svg" alt="" style="margin:5px;" /></p><p>You will need to use the pulldown menu to select the teacher you would like to speak with. You can "meet" virtually or by telephone.<br></p>
WELCOME BACK TIMBERWOLVES!! Click HERE for our revised 2021-2022 Daily NPSS Schedulehttp://nps.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/18WELCOME BACK TIMBERWOLVES!! Click HERE for our revised 2021-2022 Daily NPSS Schedule<strong></strong><strong><div dir="ltr" align="left" style="margin-left:-19.65pt;"></div></strong><p><a href="/PublishingImages/Lists/LocalNews/AllItems/Daily-Schedule.pdf"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />Daily-Schedule.pdf</a><br></p>
Closure of outdoor recreational amenitieshttp://nps.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/board-news/135Closure of outdoor recreational amenities<p>In accordance with the provincial direction in an effort to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the use of outdoor recreational amenities, including basketball courts, baseball diamonds and soccer fields, is not permitted. In addition, permits for the use of these amenities will not be scheduled until further notice. The use of playgrounds is permitted provided that public health measures, including physical distancing and limits on outdoor gatherings, are followed. <br><br>Thank you for your patience and cooperation during this time. <br></p>
Course selections for 2021-22http://nps.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/5Course selections for 2021-22<div>Course selections will be taking place during the next quadmester and will be due by Friday, March 5. <a href="/departments/guidance/course-selection">Course Selections</a></div><p><br></p>