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Lockdown Drill #2

May 18th, 2016 by Jerelyn Orcutt No comments »

On Wednesday, May 25th we will be having our second lockdown drill for this year.  This one will take place during the common lunch.

We have spoken with the RCMP and district safe schools coordinator regarding the protocols of a lockdown during unstructured time.  This week we will meet with all students and discuss where they should go and what should they do during the lockdown drill at lunch.  TAG teachers will review this information with their students.

If you have any questions or concerns about this lockdown drill, please contact the school.

1st Annual Charity Musical Cafe & Silent Auction

May 18th, 2016 by Chris Nock No comments »

You are invited to the 1st Annual Charity Musical Cafe and Silent Auction in memory of our colleague Rebecca Young.

All proceeds will be donated to the Rebecca Young Scholarship Fund to benefit NPSS students graduating in 2016.

When: May 28, 2016

Where: Whole Wheat & Honey Cafe

Thank you from the staff of Dr. Kearney Middle School

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Non-Instructional Days

May 11th, 2016 by Chris Nock No comments »


School District #60 has two Non-Instructional Days coming up:
Friday May 13, 2016
 Monday May 16, 2016


Frontier Horsemanship Postponed

April 19th, 2016 by Jerelyn Orcutt No comments »

Due to the wildfires in the area, the Frontier Horsemanship program is postponed today.  Students will go to their regularly scheduled classes.


Grade 9 Placements for Grade 10

March 18th, 2016 by Jerelyn Orcutt No comments »

Letters indicating where grade 9 students have been placed for Grade 10 will be distributed today (Friday) at the end of the day  in Block D.  These letters are not available earlier. If your child is absent today or leaving early, the letter will be at the office at 3:15. You may call the office or authorize another student/parent to pick up the letter for your child.

If you have any questions or concerns about where your child has been placed, please contact North Peace Secondary at 250-785-4429.

Spring Break!

March 18th, 2016 by Jerelyn Orcutt No comments »

Friday, March 19th is the last day of school before a two week long Spring Break.

School re-opens on Monday April 4th – Day 2.

Have an enjoyable, restful and safe break.

Useful Info – Grad Program

March 3rd, 2016 by Jerelyn Orcutt No comments »
For general information about education in BC go to the site below. You will have options as a teacher, student, support, etc. Explore:

Student secure website.  This website is useful for checking unofficial transcripts and exam results. Students will need to know their PEN and birthdate.

All kinds of useful links here for graduation:

Links on the right for a grad planner and provincial exams. Checking out options for getting credits. PEN link on the left.  Credits for other learning on the right.

If you would like to download a grad planner:  grad_planner

Exam schedules and practice exams:


Grade 9s! Important Information!

March 3rd, 2016 by Jerelyn Orcutt No comments »

Click the link below for the Course Information/Campus Preference form for Grade 10. These must be turned into the DKMS office by Wednesday, March 9th.  Forms were taken to classes on Thursday. Students who were away/skiing can get a copy of this form at the office window.

Grade 10 Course Info and Campus Preference

Information Sessions and Open House (This info was posted earlier.)

  • Grade 9 (10) Info Session #2 – Monday, March 7th – 6:30-8:00pm at NPSS
  • Wednesday, March 9th – 6:30-8:00pm – Open House at NPSS

Winter Activity Day!

February 23rd, 2016 by Chris Nock No comments »

March 3rd we are celebrating WINTER!

Students have options from a day at Worsley, bowling, swimming, art activity, to games in the gym or a movie in the library.
Forms are available in the Library & need to be returned to Mrs. Finkensiep.
Due date for returning forms is Feb 25th!


February 23rd, 2016 by Chris Nock No comments »

“Kindness is one size fits all”

Pink Shirt Day 2016

 Wednesday February 24 at Dr. Kearney. Remember to wear pink!

Pink shirts are available at the office for $10.