Semester Two starts the National Sport School community should celebrate the
many athletic successes. Remember to check out our Athletic Accomplishments. We are proud
that so many of our student-athletes are able to attend high-level competitions
like the Youth Olympic Games, X Games, national and provincial level
competitions. December and January were very successful months for many.
This is the year
that we commemorate our 25th year as an institution that honours the
“Culture of Excellence.” WinSport has generously offered to host an
evening of celebration; details to be announced soon.
With Semester Two,
brings preparation for graduation. Ms. Kris Biegler and other staff members
will be organizing upcoming student meetings that will begin planning this
annual event that will be held on Friday, June 26th. Please follow our
weekly TA bulletin for updates and significant dates. This is another tradition that that salutes our graduating class of 2020.
As the Calgary Board
of Education finishes the final stages of the Engagement process with
final online survey, we encourage parents and students to reach out to
us if they have questions. The staff at NSS will try to assist where we
Finally, I am taking this opportunity to remind
everyone that even though the future of NSS is clouded with ambiguity that it
is imperative to remain focused on your studies and your sport. That
is where you will find "success" each day; many students have
expressed to me that this is difficult but I know with parental and staff
support that is accomplishable.
Rob Jewan, Principal(Acting)