School News


NSD seeking more feedback from residents about the future of Dr. Mary Jackson School

Northland School Division No.61 (NSD) is seeking more input from parents, guardians, grandparents and community members about the future of Dr. Mary Jackson School. On January 26, 2018, the Board of Trustees approved a notice of motion regarding the…

Public Meeting - Thursday, March 15th at Dr. Mary Jackson School


Christmas Concert at Dr. Mary Jackson School

Dr. Mary Jackson School is hosting its Christmas concert on Wednesday, December 13th at 2:30 p.m. Following the concert, there will be a potluck dinner. We will be providing turkey for the meal. Please bring a hot dish, salad or dessert. Thank you and…

Remembrance Day at Dr. Mary Jackson School

Dr. Mary Jackson School hosted its Remembrance Day ceremony on November 9th. Parents and community members listened to ECS to grade 4 students sing O' Canada in Cree. The ceremony included laying of the wreaths, why we remember and why we wear a poppy…

Keg River Community Fall Supper

At Dr. Mary Jackson School November 3, 2017 4:30 PM Come and enjoy supper, games, prizes & talk about what is needed in your community: Learning - Early Childhood Development - Health - Literacy. Sponsored by Manning & District ECD Community Coalition

School Board Trustee Elections information for parents and community members

Do you want to ensure Dr. Mary Jackson School students are strong in identity, healthy and successful? Have your voice heard and vote for a school board trustee! School Board Trustee Election Day is October 16th. Voting will take place at Dr. Mary…

Northland Day at Dr. Mary Jackson School

Dr. Mary Jackson School student's artwork showcased at Alberta Rural Education Symposium

A Dr. Mary Jackson School student is having his art work showcased at the Alberta Rural Education Symposium March 5th - 7th! Layton Bachelor, who's in grade 9, designed an art piece that incorporates the symposium's art gallery theme for 2016-2017 "Truth…

Northland School Division Community Engagement Discussions

The Government of Alberta is committed to working collaboratively with members of the Northland School Division community to take action and help ensure a positive future for students of the division. Part of this commitment means working to restore…


Mittvember at Dr. Mary Jackson School

It's Mittvember at Dr. Mary Jackson School! The school has been collecting mittens since November and they're hoping to collect 200 pairs. The plan is to donate 150 pairs of mittens to the High Level - Safe Home and 50 will be for students to wear during…

Cross Country Skiing

Mary Lambert Concert

Singer Mary Lambert entertained students and parents alike with an afternoon of music, dancing and fun!

Metis Cultural Celebration

Students under the direction of teacher Glen Finney enjoyed erecting a teepee on this warm November day.

Remembrance Day Ceremony

Dr. Mary Jackson School Remembrance Day Ceremony was held on Thursday, November 10th. Mrs. Batchelor's class presented a song and poem and Mr. LaRoses's class presented "In Flander's Fields" and a song "Traveling Soldier," followed by wreath laying…

The Cultural Wheel

FNMI presenter, Ian Porteous, intrigued students and parents with a one hour presentation of "The Cultural Wheel."

Conoco Phillips donates $1000 towards the school's rain forest garden

Dr. Mary Jackson School is pleased to have received a contribution of $1000 from Conoco Phillips in support of a rain forest garden.  In a letter to the school, Barbara Simic, Director, Community Investment and Volunteerism, Conoco Phillips Canada says…

Hallowe'en Celebration

Class parties, costume parade and a cakewalk were enjoyed by students, staff and families...

Author Tour

Lorna Schultz Nicholson

Thanksgiving Feast

Grade 5-12 Field Trip

Riverside Bible Camp near Dixonville - Outdoor Survival Skills