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Welcome to the Strait Regional School Board

 

Strait Regional School Board Staff Attend PEERS® Boot Camp



Carolyn Derrah Murphy, Chignecto-Central Regional School Board; Nicole Samson-Savoury, Conseil scolaire acadien provincial; Dr. Elizabeth Laugeson; and Annamarie Talbot, Strait Regional School Board (l to r) prior to the workshop.

On Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 43 staff from the Strait Regional School Board along with 32 invited colleagues had the opportunity to learn from University of California renowned expert Dr. Elizabeth Laugeson during a day-long professional development workshop entitled PEERS® Boot Camp: Evidence-based Social Skills Training for Teachers Supporting Youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Read More...

 



Youth Engagement Health Forum a Huge Success


SRSB and CSAP students shared some of their views about taking part in the
Youth Health Engagement Forum.


Approximately 120 Gr. 8-12 students from 11 schools in the Strait Regional School Board had the exceptional opportunity of attending a dynamic Youth Health Engagement Forum on Wednesday, October 22, 2014, at the Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre.  Read More...
 





Access this link to learn more about nominating a teacher who has made a difference.
Please note that the deadline for nominations is Sunday, November 2, 2014
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Strait Regional School Board Celebrates Mi'kmaq History Month 2014



Photo excerpt from the Nova Scotia Office of Aboriginal Affairs website

Each October, school communities focus on the history, culture and achievements of the Mi’kmaq community.  This is also an opportune time for each of us to reflect on our own understanding of the contributions and traditions of the Mi’kmaq community.  The theme of Mi’kmaq History Month 2014 is A’tukwen – Communication.  Stories and teachings have been passed on verbally from generation to generation for thousands of years.  Often, storytelling uses impressive mythical characters to teach us about the Mi’kmaq culture, history and world.  The Strait Regional School Board encourages students, staff, parents/guardians and community members to share in the celebration of Mi’kmaq History Month 2014 during the month of October and throughout the year.  Read More....



World Teachers' Day:  Sunday, October 5, 2014

Fire Prevention Week:  October 5-11, 2014

Walk to School Week:  October 6-10, 2014


National Science and Technology Week:  October 17-26, 2014


School Bus Safety Awareness Week:  October 20-24, 2014

Provincial Conference Day:  Friday, October 24 ,2014

Learning Disabilities Awareness Month

Autism Awareness Month

Women's History Month

 



Strait Regional School Board Members


(November 6, 2013)


Seated (left to right): Richelle MacLaughlin; Francine Boudreau, Vice Chair; Ford Rice, Superintendent of Schools; Mary Jess MacDonald, Chair; Lian Parsons

Standing (left to right): Brian Murray; Joanne Reddick; Anne Peters; Basil Johnson; Rosalee Parker; Jim Austin; Mallori Nickerson; Jamie Samson


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Carolyn Derrah Murphy, Chignecto-Central Regional School Board; Nicole Samson-Savoury, Conseil scolaire acadien provincial; Dr. Elizabeth Laugeson; and Annamarie Talbot, Strait Regional School Board (l to r) prior to the workshop.   On...

 

Port Hastings, NS:—The RCMP received areport of shots being fired in the vicinity of Cape Breton Highlands Education Centre/Academy in Terre Noire at approximately 2:15 p.m. today, Thursday, October 23, 2014.  As a result, the school...

 

SRSB and CSAP students shared some of their views about taking part in the Youth Health Engagement Forum.   Approximately 120 Gr. 8-12 students from 11 schools in the Strait Regional School Board had the exceptional opportunity of...