South Colchester Academy to be presented with $20,000 for school technology from Best Buy Canada

Media Release: 
Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Students and staff at South Colchester Academy will welcome local representatives from Best Buy Canada tomorrow to celebrate the school’s recent selection as a Best Buy School Tech Grant recipient. The school community will also be joined by representatives from the School Advisory Council. 

  • Date: Wednesday, February 3, 2016
  • Time: 10:30 am 
  • Location: South Colchester Academy, 207 Highway 289, Brookfield, NS

South Colchester Academy is one of only 14 secondary schools across Canada chosen to receive a School Tech Grant from Best Buy Canada, and only one of two schools in Nova Scotia. 

General Tech Grants are designed to help improve or integrate technology in classrooms to advance student learning. This could include new technologies including libraries, special needs classrooms, literacy programs and more.

Media wishing to attend the event are asked to sign-in at the school office upon arrival.


For more information, contact: 

Debbie Buott-Matheson, Communications Manager 
Chignecto-Central Regional School Board 
Office: 902-897-8911 
Cell: 902-956-8079 
Twitter: @CCRSB_Official