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 (902-787-5220)
  • Cape Breton Highlands Education Centre/Academy (902-235-7500)
  • Fanning Education Centre/Canso Academy (902-366-2225)
  • Felix Marchand Education Centre (902-345-2560)
  • Inverness Education Centre/Academy (902-258-3700)
  • St. Mary’s Education Centre/Academy (902-522-2035)

Please also note that:

  • the existing program at Chedabucto Education Centre/Guysborough Academy (STEP) (902-533-2288/4006) will transition into a Pre-Primary Program; and
  • the Early Years Centre at East Antigonish Education Centre/Academy (902-232-2810) 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 by contacting the respective school directly at the numbers noted above.