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Superintendent's Updates
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Updates from Superintendent Mark Pearmain, including the Superintendent's Report, which is issued on a bi-weekly basis (September to June), will be posted to this page.

Previous updates will be found under the 2020/2021 tab.

​Superintendent's Update - September 24, 2021

In this update:

  • ​For the Parents/Guardians of Grade 4 and 7 Students
  • Foundation Skills Assessment (FSA) taking place in October 

Superintendent's Report - September 17, 2021

In this update:

  • Announcements: Strategic Plan 2021-2031: Video | Orange Shirt Day - September 29 | National Day for Truth and Reconciliation - September 30
  • Information: Federal Election 2021 - September 20 | Finance & Facilities Standing Committee Update | Indigenous Education | SafeArrival Update | Kids 12 and Under Ride Free | Mouth Rinse & Gargle COVID-19 Test Kits | School District Permission Forms | Joining a PAC
  • NVSD Events: Public Board Meeting - September 21 | Standing Committee Meeting - October 5
  • NVSD Registrations: AFK After School Art Classes - Registration Open​​
  • Good News Stories from the NVSD​

Superintendent's and BOE Welcome Back Message - September 7, 2021

In this update:

  • Acknowledgement about COVID-19 guidelines
  • Introduction to the new 10-year strategic plan
  • Where to find Superintendent's Reports
  • Where to find Board of Education Standing Committee and Public Board meetings

Superintendent's Message - September 2, 2021

In this update:

  • For the Parents/Guardians of Grade 11 and 12 Students
  • Labour Day long weekend activities

Superintendent's Update - August 31, 2021

In this update:

  • COVID-19 guidelines for K-12 schools
  • Daily health check and visitor sign-in/sign-out process
  • Ventilation updates
  • The National Day for Truth and Reconciliation on September 30
  • Safe and active travel to and from schools
  • School district permission form completion
  • Upcoming communications

Superintendent's Update - August 24, 2021

In this update:

  • COVID-19 guidelines for K-12 schools
  • Resource links
  • School ventilation updates
  • Classroom alternatives
  • Upcoming communications

Back-to-school Update to the NVSD community - August 18, 2021

In this update:

  • Update: COVID-19 health and safety guidelines for K-12 will be made available to school district next week.
  • International Students: the NVSD is in need of homestay placements for secondary international students.