Margaret Atwood is coming to Barrie North!
As part of the L3: Writers' Conference, the iDeology program at North is proud to announce, Margaret Atwood, as the headline speaker for the evening event - http://www.margaretatwood.ca Atwood is perhaps the most read, most widely respected and ultimately 'most important' writer in Canada.
During the day, L3 offers students an opportunity to listen to several authors, journalists, activists and - new for 2015 - environmental and ecological experts! 2 keynote addresses + 10 workshops to choose from.
YOU can get involved - talk to your English teachers and visit the website - http://www.l3writers.ca
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L3 has put Barrie North Collegiate on the Literary Map of Canada!
April 30, 2015
Nantyr Shores Secondary School
Simcoe County District School Board parents and students are invited to attend an evening event with Chris Vollum. Chris, a well-known speaker on the topic of social media will speak about the potential of online communication for youth and how to minimize the risk of bullying, cyberbullying, and loss of reputation.
Hosting International Students
The Simcoe County District School Board has partnered with the Canada Homestay Network to host international students for Sept/2015.
Host families who welcome international / ESL students into their home:
- Receive an honorarium to cover expenses
- Grow their understanding of the world and its peoples
- Get to share the beauty of their home and community
Become a host family! To learn more and apply online, visit http://www.whyihost.ca/
After Hours Math and English
AHME is starting on Monday, February 23, 2015. AHME will run 4 times per week all semester, from 2:45 to 4:15 in the Library. All students are welcome. AHME offers homework support, tuturing, computers, etc. Interested students can see Mrs. Hingley in room 208, Mrs. Corcoran in room 212, or the main office for more information and registration sheets.
Barrie North Collegiate Spring Fling
Date: Wednesday May 13th
Location: Barrie Sports Complex
Office 365 for students
Microsoft has launched the “Student Advantage” program which will provide SCDSB students with a licence for Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus for free.
Yearbooks document the story of the students of Barrie North Collegiate. Yearbook can now be purchased online for $54.00 by clicking on the link below. The Yearbook will be published in full colour and is sure to be an important keepsake in the years to come. The book this year has a new exciting feature aurasma that allows students to view additional video content by downloading the aurasma app. Show your Viking pride and order your yearbook.