News and Media Releases

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 
Cumberland Local

Education Week Award Winner 2014: Dawn Chapman, Thorburn Consolidated School

Dawn Chapman, Thorburn Consolidated School
Pictou Local

Education Week Award Winner 2014: Katherine Blois, Rawdon District Elementary School

Katherine Blois, Rawdon District Elementary School
Colchester-East Hants Local

The Winners are in: 2014 Provincial Education Week Awards!

CCRSB News - April 22, 2014 - The 2014 Provincial Education Week is being celebrated this week, April 20 – April 26, and the theme is Active Citizenship: Get Involved. Take Action, Be the Difference. 

Nominated teachers, students and education partners gathered on April 22, at Rocky Lake Junior High School in Bedford to celebrate this year's winners. Twenty-seven recipients were honoured, including three recipiencts from CCRSB: Katherine Blois – Rawdon District Elementary School, Dawn Chapman -  Thorburn Consolidated School  and Sue Stevenson –Parrsboro Regional Elementary and Parrsboro Regional High School.

The awards were presented by His Honour, Brigadier-General The Honourable J.J. Grant, Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia and the Honourable Karen Casey, Minister of Education and Early Childhood Development.

On aime la pizza!

CCRSB News - April 23, 2014 - Grade 5 students at Shubenacadie District Elementary School recently treated themselves to homemade pizzas to celebrate the end of their French unit on favourite foods!

CCRSB website to be taken offline for maintenance: Sunday, April 20, 2014

CCRSB News - Thursday, April 17, 2014 - This website will be down from 8:00-9:00 am on Sunday, April 20, 2014 for planned maintenace. Thank you to all of our visitors for their patience with this planned outage.

Clara Hughes is on a Big Ride to spread the word about mental health

CCRSB News - April 17, 2014 - Clara Hughes, Canadian Olympic cyclist and speed skater, visited Central Colchester Junior High and Spring Street Academy earlier this month to spread the word on mental health and erasing the stigma that surrounds it.

Nine CCRSB students moving on to the Canada-Wide Science Fair!

CCRSB News -  April 16, 2014 - The Chignecto-Central Regional School Board will be sending nine students, representing seven projects, to the Canada-Wide Science Fair being held in Windsor Ontario, May 10-17.

La technologie est amusante!

CCRSB News - April 16, 2014 - Students in Mme Samson's Grade 4/5 Middle French Immersion class at Frank H. MacDonald Elementary enthusiastically incorporated technology in their French Language Arts class. With the use of IPads, students created and shared collages of their community with their peers. Que j'adore ma communauté!