News Archive

Today is the official launch of NSA Clubs!

Today is the official launch of NSA Clubs!  We are excited to be offering this new program to our students.  Each NorthStar student is invited to join one club and participate in the activities and challenges in that club.    

Activity Days

NorthStar Academy offers lot's of great field trips and activty clusters for students.  It is a great way to get to know your teachers and other students.  Please call the office 1 866 335 9587 if you are with NSA and would like to see our schedule or email: activityday@nsaschool.ca 

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OUR APOLOGIES - OUR 1 877 335 1171 HAS DISAPPEARED ON US!!  PLEASE USE 1 866 335 9587 UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. 

Math Tutoring

Three of NSA's Math teachers will be here in the Didsbury Office on October 12 2016 at 1 pm.  They will be here to help with your Math problems - come armed with your math curriculum and pencils.  They will be here to help you through your math problems.  Parents - Kimberley Brown will be here to hold our Parent Support Group.  If you would like to connect with other homeschool parents or have...

HAPPY THANKSGIVING

NorthStar Academy is in the office today.  Our Teachers are NOT on line today and students have the option of taking the day or working on their lessons but teachers will not be responding to emails today.  Monday Oct 10 is Thanksgiving and our teachers and office will be off for the day.  Enjoy your day with family and friends. 

Limitless Youth Group - Laser Tag

NorthStar academy has a Youth Group that meets quarterly to get to know each other and have a great time together.  Limitless will be meeting for Laser Tag in Calgary AB on Oct 1.  This event is for all NSA high school students and is FREE to them.  To register email activityday@nsaschool.ca or call 1 877 335 1171 

NSA teacher emails are changing!!

NorthStar Academy's email is being moved to a new server.  During this transition our teachers email will be changing from: firstname.lastname@myghsd.ca  TO   firstname.lastname@nsaschool.ca   Please be patient during this time - teachers will be respond but it might take a little bit. In the mean time all office email:  office@nsaschool.ca  & michelle@nsaschool.ca  & barb.johnson@...

Moodle Training Sessions

If you are new to online learning, we are having some Moodle Training Sessions on the following dates. To register, please email office@nsaschool.ca, or call 1-877-335-1171. In these Moodle Training Sessions, we will show you how to login to your online account, how to navigate your courses, and for parents, how to use the Parent Portal. Training Dates: Tuesday, August 23 from 1:00 p.m. -...

Two NEW Jr. High Options!

We have two NEW option courses to offer for Jr. High Students (Gr. -9): Learning with Minecraft 10+ Apps Every Student Needs For questions, or to register for a Jr. High option course, please call 1-877-335-1171. A list of all courses can be found here.

Summer School Registration Now Open!

NorthStar Academy provides an online summer school program for Grade 10-12 students. See below a list of this summer's courses. To register, please click here. Summer school will run from July 4 - 29, 2016. Please submit your registration by June 24, 2016. Please note: There is a limit of one summer school course per student. Students are also required to have Microsoft Office for any online...

Edmonton Information Session

Join us tonight, Monday, May 30, at 7:00 p.m. in Edmonton for an information session! Come learn about the programs NorthStar Academy has to offer to help educate your children at home. The session will be held at the West Edmonton Christian Assembly (WECA): 6315 - 199 St. NW, Edmonton, AB. For more information, please call 1-877-335-1171. 

Medicine Hat Information Session

Join us Tuesday, June 21, at 7:00 p.m. in Medicine Hat for an information session! Come learn about the programs NorthStar Academy has to offer to help educate your children at home. The session will be held at the Medicine Hat Leisure Centre (2000 Division Ave. N, Medicine Hat, AB). For more information, please call 1-877-335-1171. 

South Calgary Information Session

Join us Tuesday May 17 at 7:00 p.m. in South Calgary for an information session! Come learn about the programs NorthStar Academy has to offer to help educate your children at home. The session will be held at the Bonavista Evangelical Church (1509 Lake Ontario Drive SE, Calgary). For more information, please call 1-877-335-1171. 

High River Information Session

Join us Wednesday, May 11 at 7:00 p.m. in High River for an information session! Come learn about the programs NorthStar Academy has to offer to help educate your children at home. The session will be held at the High River Alliance Church (1318 - 9 Ave. SE, High River). For more information, please call 1-877-335-1171. 

SUMMER REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN

NorthStar Academy is now accepting Summer School Registrations.  Please go to our enroll now button and enroll your student today. 

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN FOR THE FALL

NorthStar Academy is now accepting registrations for ALL of our programs for the Fall of 2016.  Please click on the blue button above on the right that says ENROLL NOW.  

Leduc Recreational Centre Activity Day

NorthStar Academy will be hosting an Activity Day at Leduc Recreational Centre on January 22 2016 between 10 am and 3 pm.  OUr students will spend the day swimming, skating and doing other sports.  It will be loads of fun and a great way to meet other home school students.  This is FREE to ALL NSA students and their families.   To register please call 1 877 335 1171 or email:  activtyday@n...

Workshop Wednesday

NorthStar will be hosting a Workshop in our Didsbury office led my Mrs. Leismeister.  She will be teaching the art of doing the proper research for a paper.  This afternoon will be aimed at Grade 7 - 12.  To register call 1 877 335 1171 or email: activityday@nsaschool 

Second Semester Registrations

NorthStar Academy is now accepting registrations for second semester courses.  This is for High School students only.  You may register by downloading the appropriate registration form and sending it to our office at: office@nsaschool.ca or if you have questions please call 1 877 335 1171 

Welcome Back Mrs. Fluney

NorthStar Academy is please to welcome back Mrs. Jennifer Fluney.  She has been away on Maternity Leave and re joining our staff on December 1.  Mrs. Fluney will be teaching Bible 5/6, 7, 8, 9 ; Math 5 & 6; PE 5, 6,7; Science 5 - 9 & Sci 14 & 24 

Welcome Aboard

We would like to welcome two new teachers to the NSA team.   Mrs. Sue Cullum and Miss Shaylene Machacek.  Both ladies will be working as Support Teachers, Online Teachers and helping out at our Acitivty Days.  Please make sure to introduce yourselves to them when you meet them at an Activity Day. 

SUMMER SCHOOL REGISTATIONS

NORTHSTAR ACADMEY IS ACCEPTING REGISTRATIONS FOR SUMMER SCHOOL UNTIL JUNE 25.  CLICK ON THE TAB ABOVE FOR MORE DETAILS

New Principal Appointed

Randy Wood has been appointed as principal of NorthStar Academy. Teaching Experience: Mr. Wood has been a school administrator for 17 years and has been Principal of Prairie Christian Academy since 2004 and with Golden Hills School Division since 1992. Education: Bachelor of Religious Education, Bachelor of Education and has just completed his Master of Arts in Leadership from Trinity W...

NSA Curriculum Day May 8th

Join us on Tuesday, May 8th for an open house curriculum day from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. To register for this day, please email office@nsaschool.ca or call 1-877-335-1171.  Learn about the resources we recommend for our educational programs. Our teachers will be here to help you go through resources and answer your questions.