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You can see our School Communication Plan here that includes important dates and information


Nova Scotia has more than 50 historic African Nova Scotian communities with a long, deep and complex history dating back more than 400 years. African Heritage Month provides another opportunity to celebrate and promote the culture, legacy, achievements and contributions of people of African descent in Nova Scotia – past and present.

In February our school has booked an exciting presenter to drum with the students with the the theme: Spirit of West Africa. Students will explore sound and drum construction, their cultural relevance. 

Please see the calendar for a list of exciting adventures our students will be participating in this month.

Please remember that children attending schools trips must have permission forms signed by their parent/ guardian to attend. The school can not give verbal permission last minute. Please check your child's agenda for trip information. 

Each of our classes will be going on a trip for our winter carnival fun. 

Grade 2 and Grade 2/3 will be travelling to the RECC Centre for swimming, February 17 with our grade Primary classes going March 2 and Grade 1's participating on March 9th. Please see Consent forms in the near future with specific information. 

Our grade 3 and 3/4 classes will be visiting the Discovery Centre on February 24, and grades 4/5, 5 (Feb 23), and grade 6's (Feb. 17 all exploring exhibits at the Museum of Natural History. 

Many exciting Winter Events are planned for WRC and students will be spending time outside sledding. Please dress your child for the cold as PE classes are also held outside. 

Registration for Primary


Welcome to you and your child to Chignecto Central Regional Centre for Education!

What do I need to register my child for school?

  • Children who reside in the province of Nova Scotia and reach the age of five (5) years on or before December 31 are eligible for enrolment in the Primary Program,
  • Before the start of next school year, please be prepared to show the following documentation:
    • Nova Scotia Health Card
    • Birth Certificate
    • Proof of residency to confirm your school catchment area (e.g. utility bill)
  • How do I register my child for Primary?
    • Our online registration form makes signing up for school easy. Registration for the 2023-24 school year coming soon!
  • We recognize that personal circumstances may make it difficult for some individuals to complete the registration process online. In this case, please contact your child’s school to register. We are here to support you through this process. 


Please ensure your child is dressed for the winter weather. Students will be going outside in most conditions. Thank you for your continued support. 


The Early French Immersion Application process is now underway until February 17, 2023.  All children entering Primary in September 2023 are eligible to register for this Program.

For copies of an electronic version of the registration information, please see the link below as well as the attachment available.

Application forms and detailed information regarding optional French Programs can also be found on our website:  www.ccrce.ca/programs_learning/optional_french_programs

Jessica Hinton at [email protected], 902 324-9954 or


Allergy Alert

WRC is now a Sesame aware school. We have a student with a severe / life threatening allergy to sesame seeds and products made with sesame. 

It has been agreed upon, in consultation with our health partners, that students should not bring sesame products to school in their lunch.

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