• Culture Day

    ᐃᓗᕐᖁᓯᕗᑦᑕ ᐅᓪᓗᖁᑎᖓ / Culture Day / Journée de la culture

  • Karibus 2015

    ᓄᕐᕋᐃᑦ - Jeunes Karibus - Young Karibus

  • Music

    ᑐᓴᕐᓂᔮᕐᓂᖅ /Music / Musique

  • International Cooperation

    ᐊᑭᓕᕐᑐᑕᐅᒐᑎᒃ ᐃᑲᔪᕆᐊᕐᑐᕕᓃᑦ /Voyage de bénévolat / Volunteering Trip

  • Snow Sculptures

    ᐊᐳᑎᒥᒃ ᓴᓇᖕᖑᐊᓂᖅ/Snow sculptures / Sculptures de neige

  • At the River 2015

    ᓯᓚᑦᓯᐊᑐᖅ - À la rivière - At the River

26-06-17

Jaanimmarik School

Presentation by the “Young Karibus”

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The accomplished students from Jannimmarik school who participated in the "Jeunes Karibus" project hosted a presentation Monday, April 13 on their recent ski expedition from Kuujjuaq to Tasiujaq. This special event was held at the Kuujjuaq Theater. It was hosted by Jeff Creamer and the teachers who coordinated the event. During the presentation, a video about the expedition was also shown. This video, created by the talented Marie-Andrée Fortin, summarized the expedition.

The students who participated in this expedition were: Daisy Cooper, Éric Lemire, Joanna Cooper, Allen Duncan, Alice Cormier, Elijah Snowball, Naomie Koneak Gordon, Willie Johannes, Christine Koneak Gordon, William Snowball, Naomi Sala-Gauvin et Steven Annanack.  It was coordinated by teacher Valérie Raymond and teachers-aid Maxime Saunier. The group was also  accompanied by athlete Marie-Andrée Fortin. This project was made possible through the support of businesses and organizations in Nunavik including the Kativik School Board,  Makivik Corporation, Regional Health Board and Social Services Nunavik.

School staff joined the community to express their admiration for the courage and perserverance such an adventure demands. 

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Secondary 4 Iqaluit Trip

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In February of this year, the Secondary Four English class visited the city of Iqaluit and Arctic College. The purpose of this trip was to show students a different path for their education in years to come. The group visited not only the Arctic College campus, but also several major landmarks and cultural offices including the territorial government building. 

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Visit From Astronaut David St-Jacques

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Astronaut David St-Jacques came to our school to make a presentation on his personal journey since joining the Canadian Space Program.
 
Prior to joining the Canadian Space Program, he was a medical doctor and the Co-chief of Medicine at Inuulitsivik Health Centre in Puvirnituq, Nunavik, Canada.
 
He visited our students, made a presentation, and answered the student's questions. After this, he had time to meet individually with interested students and was even interviewed by one of our students for a student-made film.

Student Snow Sculptures

During the first week of March, the students of our school were lucky enough to experience creating snow sculptures. Throughout the course of the week, master carver M. Jacques Baril, introduced the students to the art of creating snow sculptures.  Each student team had to make a cylinder of pressed snow. Once this was done, the group had to imagine a figure that could be created using the snow cylinder as a base. This new experience has stimulated the student’s interest in 3D imaging. These works of art, although they were ephemeral, showed the talent and creativity of our students. 

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Members of Our Girls Project Class in George River

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Last week was very special because some of the members of our Girls Projects class realized a project that they initiated last December. Members of our Girls Project class visited Kangiqsualujjuaq’s school where they shared their projects and ideas with George River’s IPL class. During this 2 day trip, two student representatives and their teacher hosted a workshop on soap making. This experience really fascinated the teachers and students of George River. The students have now returned to Kuujjuaq with lots of energy and souvenirs!

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