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16
Jan
Newbridge Academy U18 vs Dartmouth Subaru

Newbridge Academy U18 vs Dartmouth Subaru at BMO Centre for Ice Jam. Here's a video of our second goal! We have many of students from grades 6-12 here showing support and school spirit. Great work boys!!! Posted by Newbridge Academy on Friday, January 13, 2017

Posted in: Boys Varsity, Hockey, Newbridge Academy, Newbridge Pride, Varsity,
Tags: BMO, Dartmouth Subaru, Hockey, Ice Jam, Newbridge Academy, U18, Varsity,
16
Jan
Is there a relationship between physical activity and academic performance?

I just read a very interesting research review that I’d like to share. It’s a review of published scientific articles examining how physical activity and fitness may help school-aged children maximize their academic performance. I encourage everyone to read it for themselves, but here’s the conclusion, something we already know at Newbridge Academy… ”Long-term studies […]

Posted in: Active Living, Education, Elementary Grades, Newbridge Academy,
Tags: activity, Children, Newbridge Academy, Parent, physical, Tracey Whyte,
15
Jan
Grade 3-5 Active Living classes

On Friday, our grade 3-5 Active Living classes welcomed Christina Brien and 2-time Canadian Olympian Karen Furneaux (paddling) from the Nova Scotia Sports Hall of Fame’s Future Hall of Famers education program. Christina and Karen spoke to the students about dreaming big, setting goals, working hard and approaching each day with a positive attitude, all […]

Posted in: Active Living, Education, Newbridge Academy, Newbridge Pride,
Tags: Active Living, Christina Brien, Education, Karen Furneaux, Nova Scotia Sports Hall of Fame, Students,