Week 1 – Weekly Musing

By |2020-04-02T17:43:24-07:002 April 2020|Categories: School|Tags: |

Week 1 Weekly Musing:  Well-Being Nanaimo Christian School (NCS) is concerned about your Well-Being.  Well-Being includes your biological, emotional, cognitive, social, and spiritual experience.  Well-Being is impacted by our sense of purpose and meaning, by our sense of satisfaction/happiness/or vitality, by our awareness of who we are, by our relative connection with others, by [...]

Frustrated and Bored

By |2020-04-02T17:27:24-07:002 April 2020|Categories: School|Tags: |

Dear Benson, I know that I need to get my school work done at home, and that my regular chores continue, but I am starting to get bored and feeling a bit frustrated.  What are some things I can be doing at home to keep busy and feel good? Yours: Frustrated and Bored [...]

Coin drive fundraiser to support Crossroads Pregancy Centre & NCS!

By |2020-02-18T13:11:44-08:0018 February 2020|Categories: 2020, Donors, Elementary, Events, Fundraising, High School, Middle School, School|

Make big changes with your loose change!  Join us this February for our Home & Away Coin Drive. It's going to be a game changer for our school and for the Nanaimo Crossroads Pregnancy Centre! HOME -- NCS We have all seen what a game changer our new building has been for our school [...]

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 [...]

Tech and mental health resources from Screenagers film

By |2019-10-23T15:55:58-07:0023 October 2019|Categories: 2019, Events, High School, Middle School, Resources, School|

In our ongoing efforts to equip and educate parents on cell phone use, social media and online activity, this week at NCS we showed the latest Screenagers Movie "THE NEXT CHAPTER: Uncovering Skills for Stress Resilience.” Some of the hardest and scariest things we deal with now are all linked to screen time - [...]

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 [...]

Seeking maintenance volunteers

By |2019-10-17T10:33:23-07:003 October 2019|Categories: 2019, School, Volunteer opportunity|

Help us keep our school looking beautiful. Parents, alumni, friends and grandparents: We're looking for volunteers who can lend a hand occasionally. Here are three ways you can help during this school year. Email [email protected] or call 250-754-4512 to sign up. Lawn Maintenance 2 hours per week; Friday afternoons/evenings; March 2019 - Oct 2020 [...]

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 [...]

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