Grade 8 Open House:
On a Thursday evening in February from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.
Parents and students from all elementary schools in the area are welcome! This is a great opportunity for students and parents to learn more about NDSS, tour its facilities and learn about what to expect in Grade 9. Staff and Administration will be on hand to answer your questions.
Guidance Counsellors will be visiting Grade 8 classes in local area schools during the last two weeks of January.
Grade 8 Orientation Morning:
On a Tuesday morning in May, usually from 9:45 to 11:45 a.m.
Grade 8 classes and their teachers are invited for a morning's orientation program on a regular school day at NDSS.
A special assembly and tours of the school are included.
Grade 9 Orientation Day:
Usually on the Wednesday before Labour Day weekend - detailed information to be included in a mailout to all Grade 9 students in August.
Grade 9 Orientation Day is held in the last week of summer before Labour Day Weekend and gives Grade 9 students a chance to meet their classmates and join in activities together. Time is built into the day to help Grade 9 students comfortably find their classroom locations and participate in other orientation activities.
Grade 9 Parents' Night
All parents and guardians of Grade 9 students are invited to attend a special evening at the school in September which includes being able to visit their child's classroom areas and meet the teachers.