News releases from Education (to March 26, 2013) (Page 64)

No Plans to Close Inverness Academy

Education (to March 26, 2013)

The Strait regional school board has assured Education Minister Jane Purves it supports plans to keep Inverness Academy open as long as possible.

Nova Scotia/Northern Ireland Entrepreneurs on Exchange

Education (to March 26, 2013)

The world of opportunities is about to expand for 10 young entrepreneurs as they participate in the Nova Scotia/Northern Ireland Exchange for Young Entrepreneurs.

Provincial International Literacy Day Celebrations

Education (to March 26, 2013)

The Department of Education honoured adult learners, educators and businesses today during an International Literacy Day awards and recognition ceremony in Dartmouth.

Minister Approves Recommended Site for Canning School

Education (to March 26, 2013)

Education Minister Jane Purves has approved the site in Canning recommended by the Annapolis Valley regional school board for the new Kentville/Canning Middle/High School.

Francophone Representatives to Visit Nova Scotia

Education (to March 26, 2013)

Following the "Sommet de la francophonie" taking place in Moncton in early September, the community of Nova Scotia's French-language educational stakeholders will organize a tour of their institutions for francophone education officials.

Bussing in Place for Ridgecliff Middle School Students

Education (to March 26, 2013)

Students of the new Ridgecliff Middle School in Beechville will take the bus after all. Education Minister Jane Purves said students will be bussed until sidewalks are completed along a 3.6 kilometre stretch approaching the school.

International Students Discover Nova Scotia

Education (to March 26, 2013)

The words "Welcome to Canada" will be heard this weekend by 76 new high school students who have chosen Nova Scotia as their place of study.

Participants Encouraged to Jump Right In

Education (to March 26, 2013)

Starting today, 100 participants from around the world will take the plunge into a week-long entrepreneurship program called Jump Right In, taking place at the Westin Nova Scotian in Halifax.

Curtain Up On Digby Regional High School and Theatre

Education (to March 26, 2013)

Work will begin soon on a major renovation and addition project that will totally transform Digby Regional High School into a modern facility for students and the community. A contract has been awarded to Force Construction to get the project under way.