Parents and guardians are advised that students at East Pictou Consolidated And Frank H. MacDonald are being dismissed due to a power outage. Dismissal will begin in one hour. Parents and guardians of elementary students are being contacted.
Registration for all Chignecto-Central Regional School Board elementary schools will take place from mid-January to March. Registration is open to children who will be five on, or before, December 31, 2016. Parents/guardians are required to contact their local elementary school to arrange an appointment to register. The registration process takes about 30 minutes.
Registration dates (where applicable) and phone numbers for each elementary school, by Family of Schools, are as follows:
Cobequid Family Meeting - February 2, 2016
Community members are invited to attend a community meeting with governing board members and staff of the Chignecto-Central Regional School Board, to discuss the future of schools in the Cobequid Family (north, east and west Colchester County). The meeting will focus on the information collected in CCRSB’s Long Range Outlook and how it relates to groups of schools.
Due to a power outage at the East Hants Sportsplex, the school trip planned for Rawdon District students today, February 17, 2016 will be re-scheduled for a later date. The school will communicate the new date directly to students and parents.
Parents, guardians and community members are advised that the bus garage adjacent to Hants North Rural High/Kennetcook District School is on fire.
Police and local fire service are responding. Students were evacuated from the schools as a precaution, however the fire department has determined that it is safe for students and staff to return to the elementary portion of the school at this time. All students and staff are safe.
Early Learning Program at West Highlands School
Registrations are now being accepted for the Early Learning Program at West Highlands School for the 2016-17 school year. The Early Learning Program is operated through the Early Years Centre at West Highlands School.
The Committee-of-the-Whole Meeting of the Chignecto-Central Regional School Board will take place this Wednesday, June 1st beginning at 7:00 pm in the Central Office boardroom, 60 Lorne Street, Truro.
1. Approval of Agenda
2. Presentation: Diamond Anniversary REP Award of Excellence ~ Jacqueline Smith Herriott, Director of Programs and, Chairperson - 2016 REP Spelling Bee
3. Presentation: Suspension Data & Restorative Approach Initiative ~ Sarah Deveau, CCRSB Data Specialist
The Chignecto-Central Regional School Board has received permission from the Nova Scotia Department of Education and Early Childhood Development to delay the first day of school for students attending River Hebert District School to Friday, September 9th. All other schools will begin classes as planned on September 8th.
The extra day provided by the September 9th start will give staff at River Hebert District School additional time to move, un-pack and organize supplies and materials, and prepare classrooms and facilities ahead of the arrival of students.
Parents and guardians are advised that Bus #66, driven by Ian Curry, serving Debert Elementary School is running 20-25 minutes behind this afternoon due to a mechanical problem.
NSTU to begin work-to-rule strike on December 5th
This morning, the Nova Scotia Teachers Union announced that it intends to begin a work-to-rule strike action on Monday, December 5th at all schools in Nova Scotia.