Posted: October 15, 2010

Nelson Rural will be hosting its first Book Fair of the year running from October 18th to 21st.   Students, staff, and parents are encouraged to check out the wonderful books available.  Family night will be Wednesday Oct. 20th from 6 - 8pm.  Don't forget to fill out your ballot for a chance to win $50 worth of books. NOTE:  K - 3 students are reminded to return their colouring page by Monday October 18th.

Posted: October 14, 2010

Students and staff in grades K-3 will be heading to Croft Elementary on Friday October 15th for the District Heritage Fair.  This will be a great opportunity for everyone attending to experience cultures from past to present! Students are reminded to bring a packed lunch(no microwave items) and dress appropriately as several of the exhibits are located outside in the Croft Forest Classroom.  The Heritage Fair will run from 9:30 am to approximately 1:15 pm. To help with costs students are asked to bring $2.   

Posted: October 13, 2010

This is a reminder to staff, students, and parents that picture retakes are scheduled at Nelson Rural for Thursday Oct. 14th.  Remember to bring your BEST smile!! 

Posted: October 8, 2010

Nelson Rural School Student Council Elections will begin on Tuesday October 12th and finish on Friday October 15th.  Potential candidates are reminded to return their application form to Mr. Henderson by the 12th of October. Voting will take place on Friday October 15th with the winners being announced on Monday October 18th. Good Luck to all candidates!!

Posted: October 5, 2010

The kindergarten classes of Mrs. Poole and Mrs. Sullivan-Goguen recently visited McAllister Farms where they experienced the labours of growing apples.  Both classes returned with plenty of apples for each student at Nelson Rural.  Will there be warm apple pies??  Stay tuned!!   Check out the image gallery for great pictures of this wonderful field trip!

Posted: October 5, 2010

Nelson Home & School will have their first meeting on Tuesday, October 5th at 6:30 p.m. in the cafeteria. We will be electing a new executive. Please come and show your support!

Posted: September 30, 2010

Students, staff, parents, and community members participated in the annual Terry Fox Walk.  Congratulations to everyone who participated and a huge thank you to Ms. Baldwin and Mrs. Sullivan Goguen for all their hard work preparing for this extremely important event!   A special thank you to the Miramichi Timberwolves who stopped by to participate with the students!   Great effort everyone!!

Posted: September 29, 2010

  Come out on Thursday September 30th and support the Terry Fox Walk!  The walk will begin at 1 pm and all family members are encouraged to attend.  Nelson Rural is asking that students bring in $2 (or donation of ones choice) in support of this important cause.  Hope to see everyone on Thursday!   Rain date will be Friday October 1st at 1 pm!     

Posted: September 22, 2010

The grade 5 students at Nelson Rural are on their way to the Acadien Village. There they will experience the Acadien culture, music, history and food!

Posted: September 20, 2010

The Grand Opening of the Nelson Rural School Outdoor facility on Sunday September 19th was a huge success!  Many local and provincial dignitaries including Superintendent Laurie Keoughan were on hand for the ribbon cutting ceremony.  A huge thank you goes out to the many people responsible for the improvements.  Without their dedication and support this project would not have been possible!   Please check out the image gallery for pictures of the grand opening!    


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