Date: Friday, May 25, 2018
Port Hawkesbury, NS:—The Strait Regional Centre for Education honoured nineteen (19) members of staff during the Strait to Excellence Award Ceremony held this afternoon at the Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre.
Congratulations to our four students, Lyza Ells, Ozan Ürkmez, Caroline MacKeen and Taylor Smith who represented the St
May is Speech and Hearing Month.
May 4 2018 Update
With the passage of the Education Reform (2018) Act on March 9, 2018, the Strait Regional School Board has been officially renamed the Strait Regional Centre for Education, and Ford Rice's title has changed from Superintendent of Schools to Regional Executive Director of Education as of April 1, 2018.
As a result, we are currently in transition from the Strait Regional School Board to the Strait Regional Centre for Education. We will transition gradually and fully over time.
The Department of Education and Early Childhood Development has opened up Expression of Interest applications for the Interim Board of Directors for the Public School Administrators Association of Nova Scotia.
The Association will empower administrators, as educational leaders, to support conditions leading to student and teaching excellence, with the Interim Board of Directors leading administrators in laying the groundwork for the new association.
Congratulations to Harmony Adesola, a Grade 11 student at Dr. John Hugh Gillis Regional High School, who won first place for his music video in the 2018 East Coast Music Association-TD’s Music Moves Me Program.
Congratulations to Mack Collasius, a Grade 11 student at Cape Breton Highlands Education Centre/Academy, who earned the Gold Medal in the Secondary Cooking contest area as part of the Skills Canada-Nova Scotia competition held at the Nova Scotia Community College Akerley campus on April 19 and 20, 2018.
Please join us for an important conversation – Mental Health 101 – with Dr. Stan Kutcher.