NNDSB’s secondary schools are preparing for their annual open houses, but the 2021 versions will be held virtually. Open houses are an opportunity for potential students and parents/guardians to tour the schools, learn about programs, meet staff and ask questions. Upcoming: Almaguin Highlands Secondary School holds its open house on Wednesday, Jan. 27 at 7 p.m. […]
At this time each year, a committee of representatives from the four school boards in our region work together to consult with their respective school communities to establish the upcoming school year calendar.
The Near North District School Board is pleased to announce the appointment of Wally Easton to the role of Interim Executive Officer to assist the board and staff during the transition to retirement of Superintendent of Business, Liz Therrien. Mr. Easton’s appointment is effective Feb. 1, 2021. NNDSB staff and some of the board’s stakeholder […]
Jan. 21, 2021 Dear Parents and Guardians, The purpose of this letter is to provide you with additional information with regards to the Ontario government’s Jan. 20 announcement. Several school boards will be welcoming students back to in-class learning on Jan. 25. There is no change for Near North District School Board (NNDSB) schools. As […]
Secondary schools within Near North District School Board (NNDSB) have found new ways to host information open houses. Historically, open houses for prospective students entering secondary school grade 7-12 would be held in person. As the pandemic continues and best practice keeps people social distancing, secondary school information open houses are being held virtually. Information […]
January 15, 2021 Dear Parents and Guardians, NNDSB wants to send a friendly reminder to everyone in our school communities about COVID-19 guidelines to be followed while under Ontario’s declared state of emergency. Guidelines for expectations while on NNDSB property can be found here. While off school property, outside of instructional hours, provincial restrictions are in place. Of significance […]