Next week is Hunger Awareness week, and we have been asked by the Blackville
food bank if we could do a food drive. Please ask your students if they are
able to donate 1 non-perishable food item, which will be greatly appreciated.
This will run next week and collected on Friday.
On Wednesday, September
23 all grade 12 students will be travelling by bus to the AARAO Career Expo
being held at MVHS from 9:00 – 11:00. Representatives from colleges and
universities from across Atlantic Canada will be available to provide
information on their programs, scholarships, and services.
Students will have a chance to walk through the information booths and
then to attend individual sessions with institutions of their
MVHS will be hosting the
AARAO Career Expo evening on Tuesday, September 22nd in the MVHS gymnasium from
Reminder to all Grade 4 and 5 students who signed up for elementary soccer.There will be a practice Tuesday, September 15 from 3:15-4:15. Students are to meet in the elementary open area and wait for Mr Mason.The schedule will be handed out and posted once it is finalized. There will be a second practice on Thursday, September 17 from 3:15-4:15 with games expected to start on Tuesday, September 22.***All students must have shin guards in order to play***Please watch the school webpage, as well as, facebook page for any updates.
As a K-12 school please note that
different dates apply for different grades for the first day of school.
September 8, 2015
· All elementary students (K-5) will begin their new school
· The grade 6
and 9 students will also come to
school on Tuesday, September 8. The grade 6 students will take part in their
introduction to middle school with the WEB program and grade 9 students
will take part in Grade 9 orientation to high school.
Both grade 5 and 8
students at Blackville School attended separate banquets on June 9
and 11 respectively.
The grade 5 students were celebrating their completion of upper elementary,
while the grade 8 students were recognized for their completion of middle
The elementary and middle school staff thanked everyone for coming and also thanked
high school students from next year's graduation class who served the meal.
Special thanks also went to Andrea Donahue for decorating the cafeteria for the
event and the elaborate balloon decorations were made by Annie Simoneau,