Special Olympics BC and Nanaimo Ladysmith Public Schools create partnership to host a special sport track and field meet. Events included 100m, 200m, 400m (run and walk options). Track events even included a wheelchair race. There was javelin throwing, the softball throw and the running long jump and standing long jump.
The Indigo Love of Reading Foundation produced this riveting documentary which was recently featured at the Toronto International Film Festival. The film focuses on the importance of early literacy across Canada and has been amazing for all children across Canada, but even more so for the students and staff at Fairview Community School. Fairview Community… Read more »
Under the direction of Carmella Luvisotto, the Wellington Senior Jazz Band performs at the Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival in Idaho this year. Stunning performance! Both the Senior Jazz Band and the Grade 9 Combo won their respective categories! Check out the Nanaimo News Now article featuring the groups.
John Barsby recently hosted the Northern Games Challenge of the Champions. The day included students from John Barsby, Ladysmith, Cedar and NDSS competing in events such as the knuckle hop, Alaskan high kick, kneel jump, one hand reach and the airplane to name a few. There was even some friendly staff competition. John Barsby Teacher… Read more »
During the school’s Pink Shirt Day assembly, Grade 7 McGirr students presented a video about anti-bullying. Great to see our schools working so hard for inclusive learning environments. Excellent video!
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