Provincial Pre-Primary Programs Announced for the Strait Regional School Board

On Tuesday, July 18, 2017, the Nova Scotia Department of Education and Early Childhood Development announced details of a new Pre-Primary Program launching in September 2017.

The new locations in the Strait Regional School Board will include:

  • Bayview Education Centre
  • Cape Breton Highlands Education Centre/Academy
  • Fanning Education Centre/Canso Academy
  • Felix Marchand Education Centre
  • Inverness Education Centre/Academy
  • St. Mary’s Education Centre/Academy

Please also note that:

  • the existing program at Chedabucto Education Centre/Guysborough Academy (STEP) will transition into a Pre-Primary Program; and
  • the Early Years Centre at East Antigonish Education Centre/Academy will remain in place.  The Early Learning Program within the Centre will transition into a Pre-Primary Program.


For information about the program, eligibility, and how to pre-register, please visit the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development website at www.ednet.ns.ca/pre-primary

Parents/guardians may pre-register in one of the following three ways: