Contact Information
Office Phone 506-627-4074
Fax 506-627-4149
Primary Contact Todd Fitzpatrick, Principal, Nelson Rural School
Alternate Contact Amy Maloney, Vice Principal, Nelson Rural School; Email:
Description & Services
Cross Reference Anglophone School District - North ; Nelson Rural School
Description of service(s) Nelson Rural School is comprised of students from Kindergarten to grade 8 and is located in Nelson in the city of Miramichi, NB. We have a population of students, which has steadily grown over the past 11 years from 280 students in 1997 to the 320 students that we have today.  
At Nelson we strive to provide our students with a positive learning experience in and out the classroom through a variety of extracurricular activities such as: soccer, volleyball, basketball, student council, intramurals, yearbook, peer helpers, drama, choir, archery, cross country skiing, cross country running, snowshoeing, glee club and a variety of other related activities designed to develop the whole child. 
We believe that technology is a vital part of student learning as well as teacher instruction. Technology at Nelson Rural is an integral part of daily life and used in all curriculum areas, which is necessary if we are to meet the needs of the 21st century learner. 
We have a dedicated staff of 21.6 FTE’s, 1 Administrative Assistant, 1 part time Librarian, 4 Teacher Assistants, 3 Custodians and 3 Cafeteria Staff. We also have a very dedicated Home & School and PSSC that work very hard to make sure Nelson is the best place for your child to learn.
Hours Primary 
8:10am - 1:55pm 
8:10am - 3:00pm
Dates Program is Offered September - June
Areas Served Miramichi
Eligibility Grades K - 8
Application Call for application details
Languages English
Fees None
Location information
Located In Community Miramichi
Address & Map
Nelson Rural School
26 St. Patrick's Dr
Miramichi, NB E1N 5T9
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Accessibility Unknown ; ***Note that accessibility is self-reported. Please contact the organization before arrival***
Other Details
Service Level (30) Provincial Government
Service Categories Elementary Schools

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