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Nipissing-Parry Sound Catholic

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Curriculum

Curriculum Program

  • Religion and Family Life ("Born of the Spirit" and "Fully Alive")
  • Kindergarten Program (JK, SK - Full Day)
  • Language Arts
  • Mathematics
  • Science and Technology
  • Social Studies
  • Health and Physical Education
  • The Arts (Visual Art, Music, Drama)

French as a Second Language

Core French (Gr. 4, 5, 6 - 40 minutes daily)

Special Needs

Learning Assistance Centre (LAC) is for primary children with severe exceptionalities such as Autism, multiple exceptionalities, intellectual disabilities, etc. Children are registered in the regular classroom and supported by special education staff (teacher and educational assistants) to maximize learning experiences and developmental skills success in the integrated setting.

Co-Curricular Program

The students of St. Alexander Catholic School are involved in a wide variety of activities supervised by staff. School teams play volleyball, run cross country and do track and field events. However, Intramural leagues include volleyball, basketball, handball, soccer, cooperative games.

Children are also involved in activities such as public speaking, choir, art club, skipping,  running.

~ Board News ~

Senior Kindergarten Starting September 6, 2018(Posted:6/26/2018)

A note to all parents and guardians of Senior Kindergarten students. This year, all Senior Kindergarten students will begin school on Thursday, September 6, 2018. This is a change from our previous practice of Senior Kindergarten students beginning on the first Monday of the second week in September.

Transportation arrangements will continue to be available as per our past practice and will begin on the new start date of September 6, 2018.

Back to School Learning Technology Drop-In & Exhibition(Posted:6/7/2018)

Involving parents in their children’s progress in the classroom has long been shown to significantly increase student outcomes. With parent engagement top of mind, we invite parents and their children in grades 4-8 to participate in our Back To School Learning Technologies Drop-In Session, August 27, 2018. Experience the ‘hands on’ ways parents can help their child succeed in the classroom, by using technology at home to enhance and support student learning. Register today!