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Shipyard Elementary School

Public Bulletin

Shipyard Elementary is home to approximately 240 children in grades Primary to Five

Located In Sydney
Where To Find Us
30 Mt. Kemmel
Sydney, NS B1S 3V6
Areas Served Cape Breton Regional Municipality
Phone 902-562-8878
Contact Betty Melanson, Principal
Alternate Contact Michael Mombourquette, Vice Principal
Fax 902-562-8674
Description & Services

    Bell Schedule:

  • 8:35 a.m. Morning Bell
  • 10:05 - 10:20 - Recess
  • 11:20 - 12:05 Lunch Gr. P-2
  • 12:05 - 12:35 Lunch Gr. 4-5
  • 2:05 p.m. Dismissal

Our Mission:

To develop within a supportive and competent environment, happy, responsible, caring citizens who have a love of learning, take pride in excellence, serve others and reach their individual potential.

Special Information
Tags All abilities welcome ; Athletics ; Cape Breton Connect ; Classes/courses ; Recreation Categories ; Schools ; Supportive Environments ; Youth