Media Release - Thursday, May 31, 2012 – Truro, NS – After weeks of investigation, the Chignecto-Central Regional School Board (CCRSB) has not yet determined the cause for health problems reported by students and staff at Highland Consolidated Middle School.
“CCRSB staff and outside experts are continuing to investigate to try and determine what in the school may be causing students and staff concerns,” said Gary Clarke, CCRSB Superintendent. “Above all else, the main focus of this school board is to provide a healthy and safe learning environment for students and working environment for our staff.”
The Chignecto-Central Regional School Board will host a public meeting in Westville in the coming weeks to further address this issue.
The Chignecto-Central Regional School Board is comprised of 17 board members and over 3,000 staff all striving to develop independent, lifelong learners in a student-centered environment, with high expectations for all. CCRSB serves approximately 22,000 students from Primary to Grade 12, throughout the counties of East Hants, Colchester, Cumberland and Pictou.
For more information, contact:
Debbie Buott-Matheson, Communications Manager
Chignecto-Central Regional School Board