Sunday, September 18, 2016

Grade 6 and 9 Orientations Held on First Day of School

Grade six and nine students participated in orientation activities for middle and high school during the first day on September 6 at Blackville School.

Kindergarten and elementary students also started on the same day. The rest of the middle and high school students joined their peers on Wednesday, September 7.

To check out more photos from Blackville's first day of school, click here.

Photos by Jules Keenan, Paulina Sturgeon and Veronica Pond

Friday, June 24, 2016

45 Students Celebrate High School Graduation

Forty-five grade 12 students crossed the stage at Blackville School on Thursday evening, June 23 to receive their high school diplomas.

The valedictorian was Ashlyn Moody and the salutatorian was Laura Jardine. Father Gerry Laskey gave the invocation and the benediction was given by John Beach.

Anglophone School District North Superintendent Beth Stymiest, Southwest Miramichi-Bay-du-Vin MLA Jake Stewart and Blackville School Principal Rodney Buggie addressed the staff, graduates and their guests.

Later that evening after the graduation ceremony, the graduates had their all night Safe Grad event at the school.

During the graduation practice on Thursday morning, the graduates spent some time with the elementary students. Click here to see some photos. 

Monday, June 20, 2016

Blackville School Prom 2016

Blackville High School 2016 graduates pose for prom photos
at the Blackville Park on Saturday afternoon, June 18.
The prom for the Blackville School 2016 graduates and their guests was on Saturday, June 18.

The graduation ceremony is this Thursday evening, June 23.

For more photos from prom day, click here.

Photos by Jules Keenan

Grade 8 Students Celebrate with Banquet and Dance

The grade 8 banquet was held at Blackville School on the evening of June 16. It was a fun filled evening with presentations of “The Grade 8 Fun Awards," a meal of pizza, garlic fingers and a sundae buffet.

Each grade 8 student invited two guests and Middle School staff were also in attendance. 

Grade 8 student Abby Keenan welcomed everyone and grade 8 students Danaya Campbell and Cassidy Urquhart lead the crowd in a grace. The presenters for the evening were Grade 8 students Shana Jardine and Daniel MacVicar.

The banquet concluded with each student receiving their grade 8 certificate and Blackville School t-shirt. Grade 8 student Calvin Keenan offered the thank-you with an invitation to celebrate the rest of the evening at the final Middle School dance. 

The Blackville Middle School Staff extends all the grade 8 students a wonderful summer and best of luck in high school. To see more photos from the banquet and dance, click here