Teamwork creates great opportunities to enrich children’s lives through shared endeavors, challenges, and celebrations. Students can choose to participate in a host of activities, including:
Students plan games and activities for recess. They look out for anyone who may need a friend. The Friendship Bench near the small playground is a great place to meet new friends!
Students gather once a week to work on friendship building skills through a variety of activities and discussion opportunities.
Mrs. McPhail leads students in a variety of theatre games and improvisational scenes.
Students in Grades 4 to 6 spend three to four afternoons a year skiing at Rabbit Hill.
Interschool Volleyball and Basketball
Mr. Wilson coaches Grade 6 students from Leo Nickerson to play against students from other St. Albert public schools.
Students in Grades 4 to 6 compete in running events against students from other St. Albert public schools.
Mme Brown and Mrs. Banu offer a choir for students in Grades 1 to 3 and Grades 4 to 6. Performances are held at school assemblies and on Leo Nickerson’s choir tour.
Students have the opportunity to receive support for homework before school four times a week.
A variety of lunch recess intramurals are offered throughout the year. Most notably, LNHL (our Leo Nickerson Hockey League) offers multi-grade/program teams to compete for the ultimate prize: a final game against the Excited Educators – LN’s teacher team!
Students can spend their lunch recess in the Library building Lego creations with their friends.
Mr. Ben leads lunch recess games to help keep recess experiences fun and conflict free!