RED Message to SRCE Families: School Holiday Break Extended for Students

December 28, 2021

Good Afternoon SRCE Families:

For your information, earlier today, Tuesday, December 28, 2021, Minister Druhan, Education and Early Childhood Development, announced the public school holiday break has been extended for students. 

Please note:

  • Students will return to class on Monday, January 10, 2022.
  • As previously communicated, Learning Centres will open on Tuesday, January 4, 2022, for students whose needs are met through learning centres and require additional support.  Families have been contacted directly by schools.
  • Teachers and other school staff will return on Tuesday, January 4, 2022.

For information on today’s announcement, please access the following link:

Public School Holiday Break Extended; Contact Tracing in Schools to Stop

More information will be shared with families the week of January 4, 2022.

I wish you and your families a safe, happy and healthy new year!


Paul Landry
Regional Executive Director of Education

Strait Regional Centre for Education
304 Pitt Street, Unit 2
Port Hawkesbury, NS B9A 2T9
902-625-2191/1-800-650-4448; 902-625-2281 (fax) /
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