Note:English Language Proficiency Assessment(Reading Comprehension Component) will be administered on Thursday, January 17th and Monday, January 21rd.All current grade 9 students will be writing Reading Comprehension on Thursday, January 17th, (weather date Friday, January 18th) from 8:35-10:35 AM (or longer if they need the time) as well as other students from grade 11 and 12 who require this component.When finished the exam component students will return to regular classes for the remainder of the day.
The writing component of the English Language Proficiency Assessment will be done on Monday, January 21st.Part I will be done in the morning beginning at 8:35 as is indicated on the Exam Schedule, Part II will be done beginning at 11:45.
Monday will also be our normal exam schedule so only students who write an exam on Monday will be required to be here.
The annual Elementary Christmas Concert is scheduled to be on Tuesday morning, December 18, 2012.If we have a weather day on Monday or Tuesday, the concert will be on Wednesday.
This year the concert will be in the cafeteria of the school.We will be doing the entire concerttwice on that morning in an effort to accommodate people.The first sitting will be at 8:45 AM and the second sitting which is a repeat of the first concert, will be at 10:15 AM.Please choose the time that is most convenient for you!!
Both concerts feature all K-5 students, the grade 9T Music class and the Jazz Band.
Please note that students at Blackville School are not permitted to attend the concert as classes are still in session!
We know that young people are the future of our two official languages. The website www.2tongues.ca has been developed to promote those two official languages, while recognizing the challenges. Last year, the site underwent a radical transformation, and you are invited to rediscover it.
The 2013 Blackville School calendar is now available. The full colour calendar features the homeroom classes in different themes for each month. Calendars are 10 dollars each and are available at the school office.
Blackville School will be presenting a Christmas Choir Concert entitled, “An Evening Of Christmas Song”, on Friday, December 14, 2012 at 7:30 p.m. at St. Bridget’s Catholic Church in Renous.This concert replaces the usual Choir and Band Christmas concert that has been held annually in the gym. Tickets are $10 per person and are now available at the school office.The proceeds from this concert will go to the school’s Breakfast Program and Choir Programs.