School Board Profiles

Chignecto-Central Regional School Board

School board type: English

Key Information and Demographics

School board’s mission and/or vision statement: 
“We develop independent lifelong learners in a student-centered environment with high expectations for all.”
Number of schools: 73
Number of students: 20,000
Number of staff: 2,700

Financial Information

Total annual revenues (2015): $199,769,458 
Total annual expenses (2015): $199,444,304 

Election Notes

Number of electoral districts: 15
Number of school board members:
 17 (one elected member per electoral district, one elected African Nova Scotian representative, one appointed First Nations member)
Candidates for Election


  • Municipality of the County of Cumberland
  • Municipality of the County of Colchester
  • Municipality of the County of Pictou
  • Municipality of East Hants
  • Town of Amherst
  • Town of Oxford
  • Town of Truro
  • Town of Stewiacke
  • Town of Pictou
  • Town of Westville
  • Town of Stellarton
  • Town of New Glasgow
  • Town of Trenton

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