News and Media Releases

Superintendent's Monthly Report: June 2014

CCRSB News - June 13, 2014 - On Wednesday evening, Chignecto-Central Regional School Board (CCRSB) Superintendent, Gary Clarke, presented his June Report to the elected Board.

In this issue, Superintendent Clarke celebrates the 28 Grade 11 recipients of the Lt. Governor's Education Medal, science and heritage fair participants and winners and offers congratulations to the 2014 graduating class and all students and staff on another successful year. 
His report also includes information about the 2014-2015 Budget, Literacy & Programs news, Student Services work, Mathematics professional development, good news stories from our schools and much, much more. 

2014-2015 Quick View Calendar now available

CCRSB News - June 13, 2014 - The 2014-2015, CCRSB Quick View Calendar is now available for print and download and can be accessed here.

Chignecto-Central Regional School Board passes 2014-2015 budget; teachers to be hired

CCRSB News - June 12, 2014 - The Chignecto-Central Regional School Board (CCRSB) approved its 2014-2015 budget, last evening, during its Regular Board Meeting held at Northport Consolidated School.

Congratulations to the 2014 graduating class of the Instructional Leadership Academy

CCRSB News - June 11, 2014 - CCRSB extends congratulations to our administrators who are among the first graduating class of the Instructional Leadership Academy: Mary Anne Alley, Clinton Harvey, Bill Kaulbach, David Hazelton, Erin Cormier, Shaun MacDonald and Kathy Weatherbee. 

CCRSB Graduates (L to R): David Hazelton, Mary-Anne Alley, Kathy Weatherbee,
Clinton Harvey, Shaun MacDonald, Bill Kaulbach and Erin Cormier.

CCRSB students take top spots at 2014 REP Provincial Spelling BEE

CCRSB News - June 11, 2014 - Izabelle "Izzy-Bee"Chase, a Grade 5 student at Truro Elementary School took home the #1 spot - for the second year in a row - at the recent 2014 Regional Educator's Program Provincial Spelling BEE. Izabelle was joined on the podium by fellow CCRSB student, Sebastian Barrington, a Grade 5 student from Harmony Heights Elementary. Ashton Parker-MacRae a student in the Strait Regional School Board (SRSB) took home second place honors.

2014 REP Provincial Spelling BEE winners (L to R): Sebastian Barrington,
Izzy-Bee Chase and Ashton Parker-MacRae.

All you need is faith, trust, and a little pixie dust!

CCRSB News - June 10, 2014 - Tatamagouche Elementary recently performed a full dress-rehersal of the musical “Peter Pan Junior” in preparation for three shows for parents, guardians and the public. 

Taken By Surprise wows E.B.Chandler staff and students

CCRSB News - June 10, 2014 - E.B. Chandler Junior High (EBC) staff and students were treated to a walk down memory lane during a special concert on Tuesday, June 3 compliments of Taken By Surprise. Taken By Surprise is a band comprised of five Grade 12 students from Amherst Regional High School.

Taken By Surprise: (L-R), Drew Polegato, Adrian VanVulpen, Justin Trueman,
Jonathan Cheverie and Thomas Keegan.

Parrsboro Regional High students find the beauty in geometry

CCRSB News - June 10, 2014 - The Grade 9 students at Parrsboro Regional High School have been busy finding the beauty in geometry by creating painted stained glass pieces.

Regular Public Board Meeting: Wednesday, June 11, 2014

CCRSB News - June 9, 2014 - The Regular Public Board Meeting of the Chignecto-Central Regional School Board will be held Wednesday evening, June 11 at 7: 00 p.m., at Northport Consolidated School, 7110 Highway 366.

CCRSB Board Member, Gordon Anderson, named NSSBA vice-president

CCRSB News - June 6, 2014 - The elected members and staff of the Chignecto-Central Regional School Board extend congratulations to Board Member, Gordon Anderson, on his recent election as Vice-President of the Nova Scotia School Boards Association (NSSBA).

Mr. Anderson is a valued member of CCRSB and will contibute greatly to the direction and vision of the NSSBA. Congratulations!