NCS dancing dads & principal perform The Nutcracker

By |2019-11-18T10:41:33-08:0018 November 2019|Categories: 2019, Arts, Elementary, Events, Middle School, School, Staff|

More than 10 students from Nanaimo Christian School will perform The Nutcracker at the Port Theatre in Nanaimo on November 22 and 23. This year three of those dancers’ dads and the NCS principal will join them on stage. None of the men are trained dancers. It’s a Kirkwood Academy tradition to recruit volunteer [...]

Canadian author visits NCS November 5

By |2019-10-15T16:44:46-07:0015 October 2019|Categories: 2019, Arts, Elementary, Middle School, School|

Mark your calendar! Canadian author Eric Walters is visiting Nanaimo Christian School on Tuesday November 5 at 6:30pm. Mr. Walters has written 100+ young adult novels and picture books, beginning when he was a grade 5 teacher in search of books that would engage his students. At NCS our younger students have been introduced [...]

It’s Orange Shirt Day

By |2019-10-01T11:10:53-07:0030 September 2019|Categories: 2019, Elementary, High School, Middle School, School|

It's Orange Shirt Day! On Monday, September 30th our staff and students are wearing orange in recognition of Indigenous students that were taken from their families to residential schools. It is a symbol of acknowledgement and reconciliation. Today we'll be talking in our classrooms about what reconciliation means and why it's important.  Our orange [...]

More counselling support added this fall

By |2019-09-09T16:11:56-07:009 September 2019|Categories: 2019, Elementary, High School, Middle School, Resources, School, Staff|

This fall, counselling practicum students Kim Tarby and Christina James (pictured above, from left) join the NCS counselling team. The announcement comes a year after the new dedicated counselling room opened in Building B and more students continue to access the support.  Join us in welcoming Mrs. Tarby and Mrs. James! Mrs. Tarby is [...]