NPSS Arts Recognition

Congratulations to Mrs. Emry Mika and the Acting class who competed in the Peace River Zone Theatre Festival last week. Several awards were given to the class and individuals. The class won Best Costumes, Honorable Mention for Best Supporting Actress went to Elysia Cruz, Chandra Mahon and Dani Paynton. Best Supporting Actor award went to Tyler Pauls.  Mrs. Mika also won Best Supporting Actress for her own play – Mary’s Wedding!

 

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Unique Piloting Experience ~June 16th!!!

Students aged 8-17 interested in a possible career in aviation might find this opportunity interesting: Be A Pilot For A Day!

 

 

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My Strength is Not For Hurting

May 25, 2018 ~ Students and staff participated in an assembly to address the issues of violence against women, consent, and respect. ‘Be a Real Man’, ‘Toxic Relationships, ‘Born this Way, and ‘Wealth of Knowledge’ workshops ran throughout the day. A big thank you to Jen Pimm and Phallon Stoutenburg from the Fort St. John Women’s Resource Society, Ms. Aulin and Sage Birley, and all the student and guest presenters.

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NPSS Students en route to Japan

North Peace Secondary students are on their way to visit Seiryo High School in Japan for their exchange trip. Have a great time!

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NPSS Participates in Peace River North Zone Theatre Festival

Say Nothing: A Bullying Collective

The NPSS Drama students will be performing in the Peace River Zone Festival Tonight! You can catch them performing Say Nothing: A Bullying Collective at the Cultural Center at 7:30. Tickets are $10.

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The 2018 Yearbooks Have Arrived!

The 2018 Yearbook

If students pre-ordered a book, they can pick them up in Room 206 over the next few days before school, at lunch, or after school.

If you didn’t pre-order but still wish to purchase one, they can be ordered online directly from the yearbook company Treering, and will be shipped to your house:

https://www.treering.com/purchase?passCode=1015136335723231

note: you will not be able to complete the order on an iPhone or iPad, as the site currently requires Flash

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NPSS Is Looking For Your Feedback…

North Peace Secondary School is in the market for a new school mascot! After years of faithful service, our Ookapik and Oscar are heading for retirement.  Their unbridled support for our teams has made them legends of our High School.

This means that the position of mascot is open for our North Peace Secondary Teams!  We are hosting a contest to select a new mascot that will bring the same enthusiasm and pride that their predecessors did before them.  A few guiding rules for the contest:

  1. The name must be tasteful and appropriate for all audiences
  2. The name needs to work as a symbol from our Northern Community
  3. The Mascot and name needs to be a readily identifiable character and must also not overlap other local school mascots.
  4. All entries must received by our online survey by June 5th, 2018 by 12:00am
  5. The contest entries will be evaluated by NPSS’s three panel administration with the winner being awarded an authentic NPSS Spirit Wear hooded sweatshirt.
  6. Head to the NPSS Athletics website and click on the ‘NPSS Mascot Survey Link’ and submit your response!

The winner will be announced in the Alaska Highway News and on Moose FM.  So tune in on June 8th to hear if your name is a winner!

To enter the contest please click here!

 

 

 

 

NPSS is considering a change for its school’s Athletics mascot.  We are looking for the public’s input to ensure that the community has the opportunity to be a part of the final decision!

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Senior Girls Soccer team heading to Provincials

The NPSS Sr. Girls Soccer team won zones and is headed to Provincials.

The Senior Girls Soccer team was down in Prince George this weekend at PGSS where they entered the Northern Zone competition.  The girls played extremely well, taking game 1 vs PGSS with a score of 11-1 for NPSS. The girls also dominated in game 2, taking down Correlieu High School 9-0.  The Girls took the honour of Zone Champions and will be head to the BC AAA Girls Provincials.

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Scheduled “Lockdown” Drill~Tuesday, May 22nd

We wanted to inform parents that we are planning on conducting one of our required Lockdown drills on Tuesday, May 22nd between 1 and 2pm.  The drill will last for approximately 10 minutes and is the second, and final practice drill of the school year.

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Stop Saying Nothing: The Bullying Collective

Acting students practice for their upcoming show.

Acting students will be performing the play ‘Stop Saying Nothing: The Bullying Collective’ this week. There are evening shows May 3rd, 4th, and 5th in room 116 starting at 7:00. The seating is first come first serve and the admission is by donation. Please come join us as we laugh and cry through a variety of perspectives on bullying. They will also be competing in the upcoming Peace River North Zone Theatre Festival on May 24th at the Cultural Center. They will be competing against two Stage North shows and we would love your support in the audience!

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