Superintendent Report

Published by Marjorie Graham [Marjorie Graham] on 04/26/2016 (84 reads)

SUPERINTENDENT’S REPORT
APRIL 2016

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School Cancellations

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School Board & Senior Staff

Student & Substitute

Current Postings

   Confidential Job Posting (April 27th 2:50:00 pm)

Confidential Positions

Confidential Job Posting
Confidential Job Posting Posted by Leanne Marcil (April 27, 2016 2:50:pm)

TO:                  Principals/Secretaries

 FROM:             Nicole LeBlanc, Coordinator of Human Resource Services

 RE:                   Confidential Job Posting

 DATE:              April 27, 2016

                                                                                                                                                

The following Confidential position has been posted online through SuccessFactors at www.jobs.ednet.ns.ca

       Manager Operations (Transportation)

 This posting is being forwarded to you for notification to be posted in your school/building.

 Thank you for your anticipated cooperation in this matter.

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SuccessFactors - A New Recruiting System

The Cape Breton Victoria Regional School Board is piloting a new recruiting system for Confidential positions and NSTU Administrative positions such as Principal, Vice Principal, Department Head, Consultant, etc..

This new system called Success Factors allows employees to view and apply for these postings with the school board online. 

If you are a current employee of CBVRSB click here to search for available positions: https://goo.gl/wi1DV2

If you are not currently an employee of the CBVRSB, click here to apply for available positions: https://goo.gl/AIbeKv

Instructions/help documents are available here:  http://jobs.ednet.ns.ca/internal-applicants-instructions

Please email cbvrsbhr@gnspes.ca if you have difficulty with your Success Factors Login or password.

SuccessFactors

Nova Scotia Aspiring Leaders Program (ALP)

March 22nd, 2016 

 

To All Administrators: 

Enclosed please find copies of a brochure to share with your staff regarding the Nova Scotia Aspiring Leaders Program (ALP). 

This program is offered by the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development, in partnership with the Educational Leadership Consortium of Nova Scotia (NSELC) and Nova Scotia's school boards. 

The ALP is a professional learning opportunity developed in response to a priority identified by school boards, and to meet the commitment to teaching and educational leadership outlined in Nova Scotia's Action Plan for Education. 

The program is designed to support teachers, mentors and school board consultants who are interested in becoming effective school principals and/or vice principals. 

The ALP extends over 13 months beginning in August 2016 and includes two summer institutes and seven Friday/Saturday seminars. An eight-day residency program will be integrated throughout the program. A certificate is granted following a culminating assessment and successful completion of all program components. 

An online applications will be available through the board web page until the April 15, 2016 deadline. Candidate selection will be based on identified criteria and an interview by a panel of school board personnel. 

Thank you for sharing information on the ALP with staff members in your school. 

 

Sincerely, 

 

Marlene Urquhart

Coordinator, Human Resources

 

 

Nova Scotia Aspiring Leaders Program Application

Teacher Vacancies (Substitutes)

May 5th 2016 5:37:33 am

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School Review Decisions
School Review Decisions Posted by Administrator (April 12, 2016 7:50:pm)

Schboard

April 12, 2016


NEWS RELEASE

SCHOOL REVIEW DECISIONS

The Cape Breton-Victoria Regional School Board (the ‘Board’) has made the decisions regarding which schools will permanently close as per the School Review process in accordance with the Education Act.  At a Public Board meeting held at Riverview Rural High School this evening, the School Board has directed that the following public schools be permanently closed:

  • Bridgeport School closes with the P-5 students moved to John Bernard Croak VC Memorial and the 6-8 students moved to Oceanview Education Centre effective September, 2016
  • East Bay School closes with the students moved to Mountainview School effective September, 2016
  • Florence Elementary School closes with the students moved to Dr. T.L. Sullivan (P-8) effective September, 2017
  • George D. Lewis School closes with the students moved to Riverside Elementary School in a Grade Primary to Eight configuration. The decision on the timeline will be determined after the receipt of the Hub School report due by June 1, 2016
  • Gowrie Memorial School closes with the students moved to Donkin School effective September 1, 2016
  • Harbourside Elementary closes with the students moved in a grade primary to eight configuration to Whitney Pier Memorial Middle School effective September, 2020
  • MacDonald Elementary School closes with the students moved to Tompkins Memorial School effective September, 2016
  • MacLennan Middle School closes with the students moved to Malcolm Munroe Memorial Middle School effective September, 2016
  • Mira Road Elementary closes with the P-5 students moved to Shipyard Elementary effective September, 2016
  • Mount Carmel Elementary School closes with the students moved to Greenfield Elementary School  effective September, 2016
  • Seton Elementary School closes with the students moved to Ferrisview Elementary School by July 31, 2021
  • Sherwood Park Education Centre closes effective September, 2020 with the students moving to Brookland Elementary School in a 6-8 configuration.
  • St. Agnes Elementary School closes with the students moved to Greenfield Elementary effective September, 2016
  • St. Joseph Elementary School closes with the students moved to Jubilee Elementary School effective September, 2016
  • Sydney Mines Middle School closes by July 31, 2021 and the French Immersion program at Sydney Mines Middle School to move to Dr. T.L. Sullivan on September, 2016
  • Thompson Middle School closes with the 6-8 students moved to Sydney Mines Middle School effective  September, 2016
  • Tompkins Memorial Elementary School  closes by July 31, 2021
  • The French Immersion program at Whitney Pier Memorial Middle School to be moved to a reconfigured Brookland Middle School on September 1, 2020.


The Board further passed motions to request from the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development the following:

  • A new elementary School for the Glace Bay Family of Schools replacing MacDonald Elementary School and Tompkins Memorial School School.
  • A new Middle School for the Northside Family of Schools replacing Sydney Mines Middle School and Thompson Middle School.

The Board has directed staff to initiate the process of implementing Transition plans as soon as possible.

The board once again acknowledges the tremendous effort and countless hours that the School Options Committees dedicated to these difficult decisions.

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For further information, see the board website or contact:

Mrs. Michelle MacLeod, Communications Officer, Cape Breton-Victoria Regional School Board
Phone: (902) 562-6476,
by fax (902) 564-0123
or email mmacleod@cbvrsb.ca

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Education Update

Education Update
Education Update Posted by Administrator (June 19, 2015 10:30:am)

Education Update English

Education Update French

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Looking Inward Final Report

Looking Inward Final Report
Looking Inward Final Report Posted by Administrator (April 22, 2015 1:40:pm)

Looking Inward Final Report

Appendix A

Appendix B

Appendix C

Appendix D

Appendix E

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SASG Final Reports

Student Accommodation Study Group Final Reports
Student Accommodation Study Group Final Reports Posted by Paul Oldford (January 20, 2015 2:00:pm)

Student Accommodation Study Group

Final Reports

Glace Bay Family of Schools

New Waterford Family of Schools

Northside Family of Schools

Riverview Family of Schools

Sydney Family of Schools

Victoria North Family of Schools

Victoria South Family of Schools

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Scenarios

Scenarios
Scenarios Posted by Paul Oldford (December 3, 2013 4:49:pm)

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Looking Inward Presentation

Looking Inward Presentation
Looking Inward Presentation Posted by Michelle MacLeod (May 3, 2013 9:30:am)

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Information Sessions

Looking Inward
Looking Inward Posted by Paul Oldford (October 2, 2013 1:30:pm)

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“Looking Inward” is a candid review of the board challenges to guide public consultation.  We invite you to read this document and forward your comments to the CBVRSB at lookinginward@cbvrsb.ca or by writing to us at:

Cape Breton – Victoria Regional School Board
275 George Street,
Sydney ,N.S.

B1P 1J7


Attn: Michele Mac Leod

The Looking Inward document is available at:  www.cbv.ns.ca

                                                     
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