CCRSB News - Monday, February 18, 2013 - Students and staff at Upper Stewiacke Elementary took a little time away from class on February 15 to celebrate all the winter season has to offer with their Winter Carnival!
Thanks to a beautiful sunny day, students were able to enjoy activities outside including a game of winter soccer, 'dog sled' races, a snowball throw and capture the snowball to name but a few. These activities were topped off with a school snow shoeing adventure and a staff versus students volleyball game in the gym. A special thanks goes out to Hilden Elementary for loaning students and staff their snow shoes!
CCRSB News - Monday, February 18, 2013 - All schools within the Chignecto-Central Regional School Board, which includes Cumberland, Pictou and Colchester counties and the Municipality of East Hants, are closed today due to the weather.
Any school-based extracurricular activities (including dances, sports, etc.) are also cancelled.
CCRSB News - Thursday, February 14, 2013 - Last evening Chignecto-Central Regional School Board Superintendent Gary Clarke released his February Report to school board members. The report documents the many activities and programs that have taken place in CCRSB schools over the last month and highlights student successes. You can find information inside about African Heritage Month, the Teen Reader's Choice Awards, Family of Schools updates and much more.
CCRSB News - Wednesday, February 13, 2013 - The Regular Meeting of the Chignecto-Central Regional School Board will take place this evening, beginning at 7:00 pm in the Central Office boardroom, 60 Lorne Street, Truro.
CCRSB News - Wednesday, February 13, 2013 - Last evening Chignecto-Central Regional School Board staff presented options for Highland Consolidated Middle School, its staff and students to the public at a meeting in the gymnasium at Dr. W.A. MacLeod Elementary. Staff presented nine options to attendees. The first option is the remediation of Highland Consolidated Middle School and the resumption of classes at that location.
CCRSB News - Wednesday, February 13, 2013 - Staff and students at Uniacke District School have reason to strike up a band and celebrate. On Monday they received word that have been awarded a $10,000 MusiCounts grant to purchase band instruments! The school would like to express its thanks and appreciation to Mandy Brown for securing the grant for students and to MusiCounts for this wonderful opprtunity.
CCRSB News - Monday, February 11, 2013, Truro, NS – Staff of the Chignecto-Central Regional School Board will meet with parents, guardians and community members tomorrow evening, February, 12, to present options for Highland Consolidated Middle School. The options were initially presented to the Board last Wednesday evening, during the Committee-of-the-Whole meeting.
CCRSB News - Monday, February 11, 2013 - The students and staff of West Highlands Elementary are getting ready to celebrate their school's 100th anniversary! All members of CCRSB, community members and former students are invited to an open house on Wednesday, February 13 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. There will student displays, a tour of the school, refreshments, conversations and a long walk down memory lane as you reconnect with your historic school and, perhaps, a few friendly faces from the past.
CCRSB News - Sunday, February 10, 2013 - Parents and guardians are advised that Student AssessmentReports will be going home this week. These reports detail the 2012-2013 Nova Scotia Assessment results for CCRSB students in Grade 3 and Grade 6 in the following subjects:
CCRSB News - Friday, February 8, 2013 - CCRSB operations staff and the local fire department responded to a report of a mechanical/oil smell at Debert Elementary earlier this morning when staff arrived to begin the day. At that time all students and staff were taken to the nearby Legion Hall while the source of the odours was found, corrected and the smell cleared out of the school. Classes have now resumed and will continue as normal for the school day.