A.J. Elementary School Student wins Bronze Excellence Award at National Science Fair in Ottawa…….

Brooklynn Watson, Grade 7 Student at A.J. Elliott Elementary School writes her story. I was selected to attend the Canada-Wide Science Fair in Ottawa for my project on genome engineering technologies.  It was an amazing week and an incredible learning experience.  I had the honour of receiving a bronze excellence award and a $1000 scholarship Read More …

PHSS Canoe Trip

Port Hardy Secondary Ms. Kunstar’s Science 10 and Mr. Dyck’s Woodworking classes had the opportunity to take out the 52 foot School District canoe called Galtam (meaning ‘wide-face’). The classes were joined by Jim Jones and Mervyn Child. With calm conditions, clear skies and smiling faces, the students were treated to exploring the beaches, poking around tide Read More …

NISS Pole Raising Ceremony & Signing of Aboriginal Enhancement Agreement

'Namwiyut "Family" Totem Celebration The photo credit is from the North Island Gazette. On Wednesday, May 17, 2018, it was a monumental moment for School District No. 85 (Vancouver Island North) when the ‘Namwiyut “Family” Totem Pole was raised and unveiled.  In addition, there was the signing of the new Aboriginal Education Enhancement Agreement 2018-2023 Read More …