Nelson Students performed well at the annual archery competition with Jantzen Brennan capturing 1st place, Skylar Martin 2nd Place and Kate Hache 3rd place for the Grade 7 category. Congratulations to all students who represented our school at the competition.
Nelson Rural School should be very proud of the performance and overall class act of how the middle school Drama Club conducted themselves at this past week’s New Brunswick Drama Festival. From the stage crew and the girls doing make-up, to the awesome performance of all actors on stage, the cast and crew of The Real Inspector Found? were truly amazing. Along with fantastic notes and numerous compliments from experienced and professional adjudicators, the cast and crew also got praise from students from other schools.
Giant Tiger Miramichi, is donating the proceeds of their stuffed tiger sales to the Miramichi SPCA. The cost of each tiger is $5. Nelson Rural has purchased a few of these tigers and will be selling them on a first come first serve basis to interested students. Cost will be $5. All money collected will be donated to the SPCA. For more information on this program please visit the facebook page of the Miramichi SPCA.
On April 8 our very own Grade 8 student Madelyn MacTavish won the district middle school Spoken Word competition. She will now move on to the provincial Spoken Word competition in Fredericton on May 26.
Public health officials are advising that a stomach virus is circulating in New Brunswick and asking those experiencing symptoms to stay home from work, school or daycare for at least 48 hours to help prevent its spread.
Summer soccer registration for Blackville, Miramichi, and Rogersville locations is now OPEN..
Please note, we have gone to all online payment with credit card, following the other major sports in the area. There will be a single in-person registration for all three locations later in April for those wishing to pay cash or cheque (no debit), MUSC will not guarantee open positions by that time.
The Davey O'Toole Memorial Bursary Fund has generously donated a cash prize of $100 to the top placing project at Nelson Rural School for this year's STEM fair. Student Projects will be Judged on Monday March 27, 2017.