Applications for 4 Plus Africentric Program now being accepted

Media Release: 
Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Applications for the 4 Plus Africentric Program at New Glasgow Academy are now being accepted. Parents and guardians wishing to enroll their children in the program should contact Sara Wilson at 902-755-8400 (Ext: 115) or at

The Early Learning Program creates a foundation of Africentric understanding and culture for four year-olds. This program also allows for parents and guardians of students, as well as the African Nova Scotian community, to connect with New Glasgow Academy in a positive, pro-active way.

The 4 Plus program is open to children of African descent, as well as children living in the catchment area of New Glasgow Academy.

The deadline for all applications is Monday, April 3, 2017. 

Please note: Parents and guardians who have previously submitted an application for the program do not need to submit another application. 

The Chignecto-Central Regional School Board is comprised of 17 board members and 2,700 staff all striving to develop independent, lifelong learners in a student-centered environment, with high expectations for all. CCRSB serves almost 20,000 students from Primary to Grade 12, throughout the counties of Colchester, Cumberland and Pictou, and the Municipality of East Hants.


For more information, contact: 

Debbie Buott-Matheson, Senior Communications Manager 
Chignecto-Central Regional School Board

Office: 902-897-8911
Cell: 902-956-8079 

Twitter: @CCRSB_Official