News and Media Releases

SCA student off to UWC Robert Bosch College

CCRSB News - May 14, 2014 - Jared Schenkels, a Grade 11 student at South Colchester Academy (SCA) has won a scholarship to attend United World College (UWC) Robert Bosch College in Germany. Jared will be traveling to Freiburg,Germany in August where he will join UWC Robert Bosch as part of the founding year. He will be studying the International Baccalaureate program in a pre-university program. Jared will complete grade 12 (plus an extra year) in Germany along with 99 other students-25 from Germany and 74 from around the world. Well done!!

Regular Public Board Meeting: Wednesday May 14, 2014

CCRSB News - May 12, 2014 - The Regular Public Board Meeting of the Chignecto-Central Regional School Board will be held this evening at 7: 00 p.m., at F.H. MacDonald Elementary, 123 School Road, Sutherland’s River.


Trenton Elementary Grade 3 students raise funds for the IWK

CCRSB News - May 12, 2014 - Trenton Elementary’s Grade 3 class is taking a well-deserved break after a successful fund raiser for the IWK.  With the assistance of their teacher, Mrs. Addison, the students raised $330 for the IWK by collecting and selling gently used t-shirts. Well done!

Springhill Junior/Senior High School students are WOW! World Champions!

CCRSB News - May 12, 2014 - Students at Springhill Junior/Senior High (SHS) are the 2014 WOW! Reading Challenge World Champions! 

Site Selection: Tatamagouche Primary - Grade 12 School

CCRSB News - May 8, 2014 - The Chignecto-Central Regional School Board Is seeking responses from potential suppliers of land for a new P-12 school.

Interested respondents should attend an information meeting at the North Colchester High School, Tatamagouche, Nova Scotia pn Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 3:00 p.m.This meeting is optional though will provide an opportunity for interested parties to clarify details.

Submission is the form of a proposal, signed, executed, and sealed in a clearly marked envelope SST 14-01OPP Site Selection, Tatamagouche P-12 School must be received prior to Wednesday, May 28, 1014 no later than 2:00 p.m.

14 teachers recognized for commitment, dedication at 2014 Excellence in Teaching Awards ceremony

CCRSB News - May 7, 2014 - Fourteen teachers employed with the Chignecto-Central Regional School Board (CCRSB) were honoured last evening by CCRSB and the Nova Scotia Teacher’s Union (NSTU) for their unwavering commitment to student success at the 2014 Excellence in Teaching Awards ceremony. Accompanied by family and friends, the 14 teachers were feted for their creativity, kindness and dedication to their craft.

2014 Excellence in Teaching recipients.

Committee-of-the-Whole Meeting tonight: Wednesday, May 7, 2014

CCRSB News - May 7, 2014 - The Committee-of-the-Whole Meeting of the Chignecto-Central Regional School Board will be held this evening at 7: 00 p.m. , in the Central Office board room, 60 Lorne Street, Truro, NS. 

River Hebert District High receives $25k toward new computer lab!

CCRSB News - May 6, 2014 - In a surprise ceremony yesterday, students and staff at River Hebert District High School (RHDH) learned that they had won $25,000 from Staples for a new computer lab as part of the 2014 Staples Canada Recycle for Education Computer Lab Contest!

14 Teachers to be honoured this evening at Excellence in Teaching Awards ceremony

CCRSB Media Advisory - May 6, 2014 - Fourteen teachers from the Chignecto-Central Regional School Board (CCRSB) will be honoured this evening as part of the annual Excellence in Teaching Awards. The Awards are presented collaboratively by CCRSB and the Nova Scotia Teacher’s Union.

NNEC to host "Career Exploration Program Community Build Day" on May 6, 2014

CCRSB News - May 5, 2014 - Students from around the Chignecto-Central School Board will come together at North Nova Education Centre (NNEC) tomorrow, May 6, to participate in "Career Exploration Program Community Build Day". Students from five different high schools will team-up to spend the day building trail head information kiosks for the Cape to Cape trail system. Students from NNEC's CEP Culinary Arts program will support the community project by providing food for the participants.