Check-In, Monday, October 21

Hello County! Happy Monday!

I am a bit late getting my memo out today, but that is because I have just gotten back from presenting the first Inspire award for the 2019/2020 school year!

Please join me on congratulating Sue McMaster from Sir John A. MacDonald High school. Sue is known as an amazing woman, a phenomenal teacher and a true carrier of SJA school spirit! Sue is pictured here with her partner Sue, and her daughters Olivia and Macky. Thanks, Ms. McMaster for all you do! Read more

Check-In, Tuesday, October 15th

Good Morning County! Happy Tuesday. I hope this weekend found you surrounded by family and friends, and that you were able to take a much deserved break.

Just a few bits and pieces today. I am really excited that we have our first Inspire award ready to go for this year. I will be contacting the member’s school this week and arranging a visit, so stay tuned for the announcement next week. Read more

Check-In, October 7th, 2019

Good morning County! Happy Monday.

To start off with I hope you had a chance to enjoy your treats form us on Friday! Every school was sent a gift card from Sobey’s, so I hope you were able to find some time to have a small break from your hectic day and enjoy a small sweet or some such from us. The gift cards were mailed out last week, so if your school did not receive one, please let me know! Read more

Check-In, Monday, September 30th

Good morning County! Happy Monday!

Wow. Hard to believe that we are already at the end of September!

I want to start off this week by announcing that we have two candidates vying for a seat on our Provincial Executive. They are Duncan Cameron and Drew Fournier. Voting day is October 29th, and I would like to wish both of these exceptional candidates the best of luck in the upcoming election. Regardless of outcome, County will be well represented! Read more

Check-In, Monday, September 23

Good morning County! Happy Monday.

I want to start off with some good news in that our awesome social wellness committee is off to a roaring start and have arranged for a fun night of comedy at Yuk Yuk’s! This will be taking place on Saturday, September 28th at the Westin in Halifax.

You can get a ticket for you and a guest  simply by emailing hfxcowellness@nstu.ca. Tickets are limited, so please make sure you can attend before you commit 🙂 Read more

Check-In, Monday, September 9.

Good morning County! Happy Monday.

I hope that you have weathered the storm, and that this memo finds you safe and with restored power!

Just a few quick notes for this week. We are in the process of updating our NSTU representative registry, and I had sent out a “how to” last week. If you have been selected as a school rep, we would appreciate you filling out our Rep Information Form as soon as you are able. Read more