All schools, offices and work sites closed today: January 27, 2015

CCRSB News - January 27, 2015 - All CCRSB schools, offices and worksites in the counties of Colchester, Cumberland and Pictou, and the Municipality of East Hants are closed today due to the weather.

Advocate District students moving on to Regional Science Fair

CCRSB News - January 23, 2015 - On January 21 2015, Advocate District School held its first Science Fair in over 10 years. Ms. Foster's Grade 8 -10 Science students presented science projects that were judged by Mr. Greg Nix. Gabby and Denver Fraser’s, "Does Practice Make Perfect?" and Jordan MacGillivary and Olivia Fletcher’s, "Global Warming" projects  will represent Advocate District School in March at the Regional Science Fair. Congratulations to all students, and special thanks to Mr. Nix for judging! 

Best of luck to all CCRSB students writing exams this week!

CCRSB News - January 26, 2015 - CCRSB would like to wish all secondary students writing exams this week the best of luck. Remember, if school is cancelled during the examination period, the whole exam schedule will move ahead by one day, unless otherwise specified by your school.

West Highlands Elementary School makes Valentines for Veterans

CCRSB News - January 22, 2015 - West Highlands Elementary School students from Mrs. Little’s Grade Primary class, Mrs. Cail’s Grade Primary/1 class and Ms. Gould’s Grade 3 class decorated Valentine’s Day cards for Canadian veterans. Veterans Affairs Canada will deliver these special valentines to veterans living in long-term care facilities across Canada. Well done West Highlands!  


Bring the world home: Welcome an international student to your home!

CCRSB News January 21, 2015 – The Nova Scotia International Student Program (NSISP) has launched a new campaign to increase awareness of the program within the province. “Bring the World Home” promotes the benefits of hosting an international student. Nova Scotia has proven to be a popular destination for international students to live and study, but more host families are needed to ensure the success and continued growth of the NSISP.

"We are not afraid Wednesday" featuring Grade 3 and 4 students from Elmsdale District Elementary!

CCRSB News – January 21, 2014 – Today is “We are not afraid Wednesday! This week’s video features the Grade 3 and 4 students from Elmsdale District Elementary School. Check out their video here!