Posted: November 7, 2017

Come out and support this very worthwhile cause.  Proceeds from this event help to support music programs at our school!

Posted: November 3, 2017


Congratulations to Lachlyn and Amelia! They got the closest estimates at our MATH Fun Night at our estimations Station! Great job!!

Posted: November 3, 2017

Mr Pat Finnigan, MP for Miramichi/Grand Lake and owner of Mr Tomato in Rogersville visited our school on Nov. 3 to help Grade 2S and 5W prepare for our School Garden.  Mr. Finnigan gave us some great advice on what to plant, when to plant and how to tend to our garden.

Posted: October 5, 2017

Thank you to the Boys and Girls Club/Big Brothers Big Sisters for their continued support of the School Breakfast Program at Nelson Rural!

Posted: September 14, 2017

On September 14th, Nelson Rural kicked off their Terry Fox campaign with a visit from Fred Fox, Terry's brother.  Thank you, Fred, for all you and your family do to keep Terry's legacy alive.


-photo by Ellen MacDonald

Posted: September 11, 2017

We are looking for volunteers to help with our Elementary Soccer teams.  This is a short term committment...the season is over in October and games are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays.  We would love to be able to include students from Grades 3 to 5 so we will need coaches for 2 or 3 teams.  If you can help with this great activity, please contact the school asap!  Thank you!

Posted: September 5, 2017

Welcome back to all our students, staff, and parents!  We are very excited about our new paint and hope everyone gets a chance to check it out.

Here are a few start-up notes for your to consider:

Picture Day

Wednesday, Sept. 6 - Grades 6-8

Thursday, Sept. 7 - Grades K-5


Student Council Fees - Student Council Fees cover the cost of student agenda, some co-curricular activities, extra-curricular actvities, and locker fees. 

Posted: June 22, 2017

Nelson Rural School held their annual awards ceremony on Thursday, June 22, 2017.  The following students were presented with the major awards of the year:

Michaela MacDonald Award presented to an elementary student recognized for their love of reading - Chloe Sullivan (front left)
Thomas Woods Award presented to a primary student recognized for their creativity - Rowyn Jardine (front right)
Back (left to right):
Exemplary Student (Davey O'Toole Bursary) presented to student(s) with highest academic standing in Grade 8 - William Woods & Jorja Hanley

Posted: June 16, 2017

Cali Crossman was the winner of our Grade 8 Fundraiser.  She had the closest guess for the amount in the jar without going over and won the contents of the jar.  The kids would like to to thank Buddy O'Toole who donated the amount to support our cause.

The Grade 8 students raised $300 for their end of the year trip to Hopewell Rocks which they will be taking next Wednesday.

Posted: April 23, 2017

The K-5 Classes will be travelling to JMH High School on Wednesday April 26th, to see the play Beauty and the Beast. Students are asked to bring $2.00 to help cover the cost.


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