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Fun ONLY RUNS IF ADVENTURE AWAITS - Summer Camp Outings 2016
Boys & Girls Clubs of Canada
for Kids
THEY SEND IN
A variety of activities fill the camp day to keep your child
interested and entertained all summer long.

Call the club for more information!
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· Canoeing- July 5 , $50 per child
AN ARTICLE Bus leaves 9:00am & returns by 4:00pm
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· Golf Camp- July 18 -21 ,
Bus leaves 8:30am & returns 10:30
Submitted photo · $200 per child
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· Launch Pad- July 27 , $50 per child Pine Grove students traveled to Westhaven School, Evergreen School, A.H. Dakin School, and their
Bus leaves 8:30am & returns by 5:00pm last stop was at Parkland Lodge on May 31 to perform Hand Bells and sing. Grades six, seven and
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· Edmonton Zoo- July 10 , $50 per child
Bus leaves 8:30am & returns by 5:00pm eight's practice on their lunch hour at the school. Music teacher Audra Bowman also donates her time
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· Jasper Palisades- August 25 , $45.00 per child over lunch for the students. photo Deanna Mitchener
Bus leaves 9:00am & returns 4:30pm
· And Much More! New Principal at Niton Central School
Registration is Open. Government Subsidy are
available Grande Yellowhead Public School Division is pleased
to announce the appointment of Maryann Varty as
Its back again! Raffle Tickets Time A chance to win a Niton Central School's new principal, effective
Disneyland trip/ $4000 travel voucher! Tickets on sale September 1, 2016. Mrs.Varty is currently the
now at the Club and Jensen's clothing store, only $10 Assistant Principal at Niton Central and her years of
each. Get yours soon before they sell out, only 1000 exemplary dedication to her students and her passion
tickets printed. for educational excellence made her an excellent
candidate for the position which became open once
Kinder Club Call the Club to reserve your spot for the the current principal, Roy Davenport, announced his
free Kinder Club trial. upcoming retirement.
"I am very pleased that Maryann has agreed to take
****Annual General Meeting ***** over the leadership of the school," said Cory Gray,
Superintendent of Schools. "Niton Central is noted
Please join us in celebrating another year of providing a for developing teamwork skills and citizenship values
safe place and positive relationship for kids and teens. If in their students under their designation as a
you would like to take an active part, please come join UNESCO school, and I anticipate that it will only
the board of directors. continue to flourish under her mentoring leadership
June 16, 2016 7:00 pm at the club. style."
Mrs. Varty has been at Niton Central since
A good place to be September 1, 2001 when she took on a full-time
position teaching elementary split grade classes. She
723-7240 became their Assistant Principal in 2006 and has
spent the last ten years balancing duties between her
www.bgcedson.com classroom responsibilities and administration. She has
a Bachelor of Education degree (with Distinction)
from the University of Alberta, as well as a Diploma Maryann Varty, new principal at Niton Central School,
in Forestry Management from Northern Alberta effective September 1, 2016.
Proud Sponsor of the Institute of Technology. Along with coaching Daycare Society of Edson
Daycare Society of Edson
basketball and the school's skipping teams, Varty was
Edson Boys & Girls Club also the school's AISI Lead Teacher, and was a ANNUAL
finalist for the Excellence in Teaching Award in 2007.
ANNUAL
She states "We have a great school community at
Niton and I am honoured to be chosen to be Niton's
GENERAL MEETINGAL MEETING
next principal. I look forward to working with both GENER
our staff, parents and community members to ensure
our students' continue to enjoy academic excellence,
June 21, 2016 at 6p.m.
leadership opportunities and service to our June 21, 2016 at 6p.m.
community."
at 5501 3rd Avenue
Niton Central is a Kindergarten to Grade 9 school at 5501 3rd Avenue
located in Niton Junction, AB and has a current
population of 153 students. RSVP 780-723-6444
RSVP 780-723-6444
KIDS MAKE A DIFFERENCE!



Qwen Thompson is eight years old and is Lincoln Smith is eight years old and is in
in grade three at A.H. Dakin School. Qwen grade three at A.H. Dakin School. Lincoln
says "Math is my favorite subject in says "My favorite subject is math, because I
school, because it helps me learn and like all the numbers. My favorite color is
count. I like to dance and listen to music green, my favorite food is chicken. I really like
and cook. I really like to cook spaghetti, to play video games and I have one younger
French fries and hamburgers. I want to be brother and one younger sister. I'm the oldest
a teacher when I grow up. My favorite and have to help out with my younger brother
color is hot pink, and favorite food is and sister a lot."
hashbrowns."



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