School Profile

Pine Ridge Middle School is a middle school of approximately 375 students in grades 6, 7 & 8.

For 2015-16 the school has 16 homerooms with between 20-28 students in most homerooms. Classes are organized in pairs or groups of 3 and therefore teachers team teach, as opposed to being specialists in a junior high model.

The staff at Pine Ridge is composed of 16 homeroom teachers. These homerooms are supported by 2 Resource teachers, 1 Guidance Counsellor,  2 Physical Education teachers,  2 Administrators, 1 teacher of each elective subject: Family Studies, Technology Education and Music/Band. Further to support students, PRMS has a Learning Center teacher and a Behavior Intervention Resource teacher plus 6 Educational Assistants.

There are 4 French Immersion classes -inclusive of Late Immersion (starting in Grade 7) and Early Immersion (having started in Primary)

 

 

Some of the extra curricular activities at Pine Ridge include:

 

 

Face Aux Questions

Basketball Boys & Girls  

Concours d'Art Oratoire 

Cross-Country

Science Fair

Volleyball Girls & Boys

Heritage Fair

Soccer- Girls & Boys

Call to Remembrance

Soft Ball Girls & Boys

 

Badminton

Yearbook Committee

Track & Field

Video News Team

 

Student Council

Terry Fox Walk-A-Thon 

Spirit Club

Ski Martock (Winter Carnival)

Grade 8 Leaders

 

 

Band Program

School Safe Squad

PRMS Choir

Lego Robotics

 

Gaelic Club

Exploratories

 

 

Homework Club (Tuesdays and Thursdays before school, at lunch, and after school)

 

 

 

       




Current News and Announcements
  • Information for Students, Parents and Guardians: Recommendations of the Provincial Council to Improve Classroom Conditions

    Important information for students, parents and guardians about recommendations from the provincial Council to Improve Classroom Conditions regarding PowerSchool and assessments.


  • Board Motion to Change Start Times Within the West Kings Family of Schools

    At our April 5, 2017 Regular Board Meeting, the Annapolis Valley Regional School Board approved a motion to change start times within the West Kings Family of Schools, effective September 2018.

     

    Implementation plans will be developed over the coming months and will be communicated in the 2017–18 school year. 



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Pine Ridge Middle School

625 Pine Ridge Avenue / PO Box 279

Kingston, Nova Scotia, B0P 1R0