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Designation of School Regions and Establishment of School Boards Regulations

made under Section 7 of the

Education Act

S.N.S. 1995-96, c. 1

O.I.C. 96-88 (February 13, 1996), N.S. Reg. 34/2005

O.I.C. 96-187 (March 26, 1996, effective March 1, 1996), N.S. Reg. 35/2005

as amended by O.I.C. 96-437 (June 11, 1996), N.S. Reg. 39/2005

O.I.C. 96-269 (April 16, 1996, effective April 1, 1996), N.S. Reg. 36/2005

O.I.C. 96-292 (April 23, 1996, effective April 1, 1996), N.S. Reg. 38/2005

O.I.C. 96-583 (July 31, 1996, effective August 1, 1996), N.S. Reg. 40/2005

O.I.C. 96-584 (July 31, 1996, effective August 1, 1996), N.S. Reg. 41/2005


The following geographic areas of the Province are designated as school regions and the following regional school boards are established under Section 7 of the Education Act:


School Board

School Region

O.I.C.

Effective

Date

Annapolis Valley Regional School Board

[Name amended by O.I.C. 96-437, N.S. Reg. 39/2005.]

the geographic area made up of the school districts in which public schools are administered by the following district school boards:

 

(i)   Hants West District School Board,

(ii)  Kings County District School Board,

(iii) Annapolis District School Board

96-187

Mar 1, 1996

Cape Breton-Victoria Regional School Board

the geographic area made up of the school districts in which public schools are administered by the following district school boards:

 

(i)   Cape Breton District School Board,

(ii)  Northside-Victoria District School Board

96-269

Apr 1, 1996

Chignecto-Central Regional School Board

the geographic area made up of the school districts in which public schools are administered by the following district school boards:

 

(i)   Cumberland District School Board,

(ii)  Colchester-East Hants District School Board,

(iii) Pictou District School Board

96-584

Aug 1, 1996

Conseil scolaire acadien provincial

jurisdiction throughout the Province for the purpose of providing a French-first-language program to the children of entitled parents

96-292

Apr 1, 1996

Halifax Regional School Board

the geographic area made up of the school districts in which public schools are administered by the following district school boards:

 

(i)   Halifax District School Board,

(ii)  Dartmouth District School Board,

(iii) Halifax County-Bedford District School Board

96-583

Aug 1, 1996

Strait Regional School Board

the geographic area made up of the school districts in which public schools are administered by the following district school boards:

 

(i)   Inverness District School Board,

(ii)  Richmond District School Board,

(iii) Antigonish District School Board,

(iv) Guysborough County District School Board

96-88

Feb 13, 1996



[Note: The Southwest Regional School Board established by O.I.C. 96-270 dated April 16, 1996, (effective May 1, 1996) has been removed from this consolidation. Effective August 1, 2004, the Southwest Regional School Board is dissolved by Section 10A of the Education Act, as added by Section 16 of the Financial Measures (2004) Act, S.N.S. 2004, c. 3, which also establishes the South Shore Regional School Board and Tri-County Regional School Board.]