News and Media Releases

CCRSB students to gather at NSCC, Truro Campus, for Regional Heritage Fair

CCRSB Media Advisory - April 30, 2014 - About 200 students from grades 4 to 9, representing schools throughout the Chignecto-Central Regional School Board (CCRSB), will gather at the Truro Campus of the Nova Scotia Community College on May 2 for CCRSB’s Regional Heritage Fair. Workshops on heritage topics will also be offered through the course of the day.

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CCRSB News - April 29, 2014 - CCRSB saw great success at this year’s Provincial Concours d’art oratoire, with students taking eight gold and six silver in a total of 12 categories!

CCRSB has a new Twitter handle: @CCRSB_Official

CCRSB News - April 28, 2014 - The Chignecto-Central Regional School Board has a new Twitter handle: @CCRSB_Official.

We'll be posting the same great stories about our students and staff, just under a new handle. So, if you're following the old handle (@ChignectoCRSB) please switch to the new one. If you've never followed us on Twitter before, now is your chance to start!


Elmsdale District student places first in Royal Canadian Legion junior essay contest

CCRSB News - April 28, 2014 - Elmsdale District Elementary's Lauren G. was awarded first place by the Royal Canadian Legion in the Junior Essay category.  Her work is being forwarded to the National competition. Congratulations Lauren! 

Uniacke District School sending 20 students to Regional Heritage Fair

CCRSB News - April 28, 2014 - Uniacke District School (UDS) welcomed 78 junior high school students to it Heritage Fair last week. Students enthusiastically shared projects about their family histories, veterans, Canadian history and much more.

Wentworth Consolidated students learn about helping others from local Lions Club members

CCRSB News - April 28, 2014 - On April 23, students and staff at Wentworth Consolidated School welcomed Dave Galloway and Jeanie Maie Smith, Lions Club members from Springhill, to speak with them about Opening Eyes for Baby Georgia, an awareness and fundraising campaign. The students learned about the importance of helpng others and the need to be the change you want to see in the world.

Cobequid Consolidated Elementary students are ready for the gold medal match!

CCRSB News - April 25, 2014 - Cobequid Consolidated Elementary students recently had some fun with their families participating in the Cobequid Cup of Curling!

Cobequid and Nova family students advancing to the Provincial Concours d'art oratoire

CCRSB News - April 25, 2014 - Students from the Cobequid and Nova families of schools recently demonstrated their French language skills at the Regional Concours d'art oratoire (French Public Speaking Competition) at Winding River Consolidated in Stewiacke. Ninety-three students participated with 14 advancing to the Provinical Concours in late April.

CEC students are reminded of the consequences of drinking and driving

CCRSB News - April 25, 2014 - MADD Canada recently teamed up with the Truro Police Services, the Truro and Bible Hill fire departments, EHS paramedics and the CEC Safe Grad committee to deliver an important message to graduating students from the Cobequid Educational Centre (CEC) .

Education Week Award Winner 2014: Sue Stevenson, Parrsboro Regional Elementary and Parrsboro Regional High School

Sue Stevenson, Parrsboro Regional Elementary and Parrsboro Regional High School 
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