The Active Schools and Healthy Students Healthy Schools initiatives allows teachers throughout the province to apply for professional development through mental/emotional health, physical activity and healthy eating priority areas. To assist teachers and NLESD programs staff in finding qualified professionals for professional learning implementation, the Newfoundland Labrador English School District (NLESD) often seeks professionals in a specific specialty area who are interested in working with K-12 teachers.
The NLESD is seeking expression of interest (EOI) from yoga instructors who are certified in yoga teacher training and interested in working with K-12 teachers in Avalon East, West, Burin and Vista Areas.
Please note that filling in this google form does not guarantee you will be selected to work, it merely indicates that you are interested should a yoga workshop for teacher(s) be available in the future.
Please click on the link below or copy into your browser to record your responses.
The deadline for this EOI is Friday, March 23rd, 2018.
Emily Doyle, School Health Promotion Liaison Consultant
The Chair of the Board of Trustees for the Newfoundland and Labrador English School District, Goronwy Price, has announced that following a competitive process, Tony Stack has been selected as the new CEO/Director of Education. Please find the official news release attached below.
The Newfoundland and Labrador English School District will be holding public information sessions in the coming weeks for families interested in learning about the Early French Immersion (EFI) program. These sessions are for parents and guardians considering registering for EFI for the 2019-2020 school year.
All sessions will begin at 7:00 p.m.
The calendar for the upcoming 2018-2019 school year is now available.
The calendar can be found here:
The Newfoundland and Labrador English School District has issued a public advisory concerning the upcoming public tender offering of three former St. John's schools. The tender opens Friday, February 23, with a closing date of Wednesday, March 28. More information is available through the attached public advisory or by the graphic associated with this web story.
A media release regarding discussions at the February 3, 2018 Board of Trustees meeting can be found at the link below or through the picture linked to this story.
The below memo was provided to the Stephenville High school community on Tuesday, February 6, 2018.
The Newfoundland and Labrador English School District will be offering a 48 hour Public Exam Preparation Program (Night School) from February to June 2018. This program will be offered on Tuesday (Math and English) or Thursday (Science and Social Studies) evenings (7:00 pm to 10:00 pm) at Gonzaga High School, Smithville Crescent, St. John’s. There will be no classes over Easter week and any sessions missed due to inclement weather will be made up throughout the program.
Electronic Registration will be open from Monday, February 5th, 9:00 am to Thursday, February 15th, 4:00 pm. Participants can register by completing the registration form below and emailing to email@example.com. More details and registration form attached below.
The next public meeting of the Board of Trustees takes place Saturday, February 3, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at East Point Elementary, 14 Middleton Street, St. John's.
The agenda can be found below.
Parent/Guardian information sessions for the Late French Immersion Program (LFI) that will begin in September 2018 have been announced. As this program begins in Grade 7, these sessions are for parents/guardians of current Grade 6 students who are interested in learning more about the program. Those interested can attend the session date that is most convient for them, irregardless of location. All sessions will begin at 7:00 p.m. - the following dates and locations have been scheduled:
Conception Bay South - Thursday, January 25, 2018 at Villanova Junior High (Contact: Jacqueline Rideout)
Corner Brook - Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at Corner Brook Intermediate (Contact: Darlene Smith-Osmond)
St. John's - Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at District Conference Centre (Contact: Jacqueline Rideout)
Avalon West (CBN) - Thursday, February 1, 2018 at Crescent Collegiate (Contact: Jacqueline Rideout)
Avalon West (CBN) - Tuesday, Febraury 6, 2018 at Carbonear Academy (Contact: Jacqueline Rideout)
Avalon West (CNB) - Thursady, February 8, 2018 at Amalgamated Academy (Contact: Jacqueline Rideout)
With recent news of a number of cases of Mumps in Newfoundland and Labrador, the District is sharing the following information sheet from the Department of Health and Community Services.
The information is available as both a picture and a document attached.
If you wish to discuss or have cause for concern, please consult a healthcare professional.
Did you ever want to see how many schools we have? Click HERE to open up a Google map of all our school locations province-wide.
Please find below a media release reminding everyone to practice appropriate safety as students return to school on Monday, January, 8, 2018.
An update has been provided to the Bishop Feild Elementary school community regarding assessment of the structure and status of the building.
The memo can be found below.