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New Industrial Arts class at SICS aims to develop lifelong skills

“Can I start building now?” Those were the words of a very excited young student, ready to begin learning Industrial Arts at the Seabird Island Community School. That excitement is shared by many other students who are so dedicated to the class that they choose to spend their lunch hour in the wood shop. Teacher [...]

By | 2017-09-06T08:06:38-08:00 June 1st, 2016|Categories: Elementary, High school|Tags: |Comments Off on New Industrial Arts class at SICS aims to develop lifelong skills

Looking for the perfect picnic table for your yard this summer?

It’s been a busy week for Don Pryzner, Seabird Island Community School’s Industrial Arts Teacher. He came on-board May 7 and his students have been busy designing and building in the wood shop at the high school ever since. Starting with budget of $400.00 for lumber, Mr. Pryzner’s students began assembling cutting boards to learn [...]

By | 2017-09-06T08:06:38-08:00 May 13th, 2016|Categories: High school|Tags: |Comments Off on Looking for the perfect picnic table for your yard this summer?

Popsicle Stick Bridge Building Contest

Nothing planned for your Saturday? A Popsicle Stick Bridge Competition will be held at the Seabird Island Community School tomorrow. This exciting event challenges students, aged 9 to 14 years (Grades 5 to 9), to build a bridge using only Popsicle sticks glue, and design it to be capable of holding heavy loads. Engineering skills, [...]

By | 2016-03-18T09:21:05-08:00 March 18th, 2016|Categories: Family event, High school, Public event, Student event|Comments Off on Popsicle Stick Bridge Building Contest

Jump Rope Challenge

Seabird Island Community School held its Jump Rope for Heart fundraiser today. Students were out in the Seabird community in the past week collecting donations. Today was the day Elementary students flooded the gymnasium, and began skipping. And skipping. And skipping. SICS students and staff would like to thank Seabird Island Band and Community Members [...]

By | 2017-09-06T08:06:38-08:00 March 17th, 2016|Categories: Announcement, Elementary, High school, Student event|Comments Off on Jump Rope Challenge

High School art students get A-plus for Artistic Impression

“That looks beautiful,” remarked Seabird Island Community School teacher Debbie McGregor while checking out the creativity on display during a recent art class. “I like it. "Very nice.” What took place next came as a bit of a surprise – and certainly put a smile on McGregor’s face. “Do you just want to kidnap me [...]

By | 2017-09-06T08:06:39-08:00 March 15th, 2016|Categories: High school|Comments Off on High School art students get A-plus for Artistic Impression

Students lead procession in Early Childhood Centre of Excellence grand opening

Seabird Island Band's Early Childhood Centre of Excellence is officially open. The Centre, which will host a majority of Seabird Island's Early Childhood Programs, held its official grand opening Wednesday morning. Seabird Island Youth drummers led dignitaries in a procession from Millennium Hall along Sqéwqel Dr. to the new ECCE [...]

By | 2017-09-06T08:06:39-08:00 February 17th, 2016|Categories: High school|Comments Off on Students lead procession in Early Childhood Centre of Excellence grand opening

Cutting into a potential career in medicine

Biology: a natural science concerned with the study of life and living organisms, including their structure, function, growth, evolution, distribution, and taxonomy. Ah, Grade 12 Biology. There’s nothing like starting your day with a bang. For students in Bruce Relland’s Grade 11/12 Science class at Seabird Island Community School, that meant getting out the scalpel, [...]

By | 2017-09-06T08:06:39-08:00 February 16th, 2016|Categories: Grade 12|Tags: |Comments Off on Cutting into a potential career in medicine

Dem Dry Bones – make for one awesome school experiment

Science is about investigation. Science is about exploring the unknown. Science is about conducting unique, fun experiments – giving students the ability to understand concepts, and why things appear as they do. At Seabird Island Community School, Kim Schile’s Grade 5/6 class has been doing a great deal of experimenting in recent weeks – getting [...]

By | 2017-09-06T08:06:40-08:00 February 15th, 2016|Categories: Grade 5, Grade 6|Comments Off on Dem Dry Bones – make for one awesome school experiment

Bones were focus of the discussion

Kim Schile's Grade 5/6 students at Seabird Island Community School began in interesting science experiment today in class. Bones were focus of the discussion. Students took two similar sized bones, placed one in a freezer bag with water, and placed the other bone in a freezer bag filled with vinegar. The plan is to closely [...]

By | 2016-02-11T10:37:16-08:00 January 27th, 2016|Categories: Grade 5, Grade 6|Comments Off on Bones were focus of the discussion

There’s nothing like starting your day with a bang

For students in Bruce Relland's Grade 11/12 science class at Seabird Island Community School, that meant getting out the scalpel, and dissecting a fetal pig at 8:50 on a Tuesday morning. The class will be working on this biology project all week. Check out some of the photos, and watch for an upcoming Yoo Hoo [...]

By | 2017-09-06T08:06:41-08:00 January 27th, 2016|Categories: Announcement, Grade 11, Grade 12|Comments Off on There’s nothing like starting your day with a bang