Category Archives: General

General news about the NPSS learning community.

Schedule for the Week of January 21-25 (Long Blocks & Provincial Exams)

With Semester 1 coming to a close, we wanted to present the schedule for the week of January 21-25 for parent/student reference. Reminder that January 25th is a Non-Instructional Day as well, and that there will not be any buses … Continue reading

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January Numeracy Assessment Writing Session

Each NPSS student has three (3) opportunities to write this mandatory assessment prior to graduation. The numeracy assessment score will appear on the student’s transcript and will be viewable by post-secondary institutions. Be aware that some institutes are also using … Continue reading

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NPSS Grizzlies Update: January 14

NPSS Grizzlies basketball teams were back in action this weekend after a well deserved break over the holidays. The Senior teams were in Grande Prairie for the Pow Wow tournament hosted by GP Comp and the Junior teams were in … Continue reading

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NPSS Lipsync Battle

The student council organized a lipsync battle. Here are the highlights:

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Alternate Bell Schedules for Thursday and Friday

With so much happening in the school this week, we thought to share the bell schedule that we will be using: Thursday, Dec 20th ~ “Ugly Christmas Sweater” Day!!! 8:44                 ***Warning Bell*** 8:48 … Continue reading

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Ugly Christmas Sweater Day – Thursday, Dec. 20th!

On Thursday, Dec. 20th, students and staff are encouraged to get into the spirit of the season by wearing their ugly Christmas sweater to school! Those that do will receive a ticket at the NPSS Spirit Wear table at noon … Continue reading

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NPSS Basketball Update: Dec 17

The Senior Girls Basketball Team was in Edmonton over the weekend competing at the Scona Classic. The girls had a strong weekend, averaging 79 points, 17 defensive boards and 13 steals per game. It was a good learning experience, playing … Continue reading

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NPSS Fundraising Goals

Sr. Alt has raised over two thousand dollars in our fundraising efforts so far this year.  We have used a portion of this money to purchase food and gifts to sponsor a family at Christmas through Phoenix Volunteers. We were … Continue reading

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UNBC Timberwolves sign NPSS student

Congratulations to grade 12 student Kenzie Chilcott, who has officially committed to play soccer at UNBC while studying Civil Engineering. Go Timberwolves! “Seeing how this team works as a community, and Neil not pushing the culture on anyone. It just … Continue reading

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Dec 10 – NPSS Grizzlies Update

It was quite a weekend for Grizzlies Basketball, with Sr Girls taking 1st place and Sr Boys taking 3rd place at the Senior High Basketball Classic in Grande Prairie, and Jr Boys taking 2nd place at Kelly Road in Prince … Continue reading

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