Special Board Meeting for East Hants School Review Process on April 26, 2017

Media Release: 
Friday, April 21, 2017

Final decision expected on April 26th 

In accordance with the provincial School Review Policy, the Chignecto-Central Regional School Board (CCRSB) will hold a Special Board Meeting on April 26, 2017 to make a final decision regarding the East Hants School Review Process. The meeting will be held in the gymnasium at Truro Elementary School, 125 Curtis Drive, Truro. Start time is 7:00 pm. (Download PDF of directions)

Maple Ridge Elementary School and Shubenacadie District Elementary are being reviewed for possible closure as part of the process. Winding River Consolidated is included in this process as a potential receiving school only.  

Governing board members are expected to make their final decision following discussion and debate about the information provided to them in both the School Options Committee Report and Recommendation and the Staff Technical Report

The SOC Report and Recommendation was originally submitted to CCRSB on March 13, 2017 and was distributed to all board members and senior staff. The Staff Technical Report was presented to the governing board at a Special Board Meeting on April 10, 2017.

Both reports, and general information about the School Review Process, can be found on the East Hants School Review Process web page on this site.


For more information, please contact:

Debbie Buott-Matheson, Senior Communications Manager
Chignecto-Central Regional School Board

Office: 902-897-8911 
Cell: 902-956-8079