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Truro, Nova Scotia

Accidental Transmission 

Accidental Transmission via Alert: Email, phone calls and text messages - October 15, 2015

Earlier this afternoon a message was accidentally released via Alert Systems, by East Pictou Middle School, to many parents and guardians across CCRSB about student absences. The accidental transmission happened during a training exercise. If you received this message via email, text or phone call, please disregard it.

CCRSB apologizes for any confusion and inconvenience this may have caused for parents, guardians and students.

Potential Grad List
The potential grad list is now posted in Students Services. If you believe you should be graduating this June, please make sure your name is listed and is the name that is on your birth certificate.

NSCC Open House
NSCC Open House is Tuesday, October 27th.  If you are among the first 50 students who return a travel consent form, you are (1) eligible to be bussed to and from the NSCC (2) able to register for morning sessions of interest, including the trades trailer and (3) eligible to have the application fee waived.  For the consent forms please report to Student Services. (read more)

See the attached flyer for details.

Building Futures For Youth
Students interested in a career in the construction industry are reminded that the deadline to apply for Building Futures For Youth is December 18, 2015. (read more)

The program is a partnership between the CCRSB, Construction Association of NS, NS Community College, NS Department of Education and Early Childhood Development and the NS Department of Labour and Advanced Education. More information and applications are available online at

Basketball Tryouts 
Both varsity girls and boys basketball try-outs will begin on Monday, October 19 at 6:00. (read more)

Both varsity and junior varsity coaches will be at these try-outs, so no matter which basketball team you are interested in Monday’s try-outs are a must. The second try-out session will be Tuesday, October 20th.