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Tamarac Education Centre


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Located In Town of Port Hawkesbury
Where To Find Us
57 Tamarac Dr
Town of Port Hawkesbury, NS B9A 3G2
Areas Served Guysborough County ; Inverness County ; Richmond County ; Town of Port Hawkesbury
Phone 902-625-6650
Contact Chuck Boudreau, Prinicipal, Strait Regional School Board; Email:
Alternate Contact Nicolle MacIntyre, Guidance, Strait Regional School Board; Email:
Fax 902-625-6654
Description & Services
Information Tamarac Education Centre is an Elementary School serving Grade Primary to Grade 8. The student population comes in from the following catchment areas; the Town of Port Hawkesbury as well as the communities of Troy, New Town, Glendale, Cleveland, West Bay, Creignish, Mulgrave, West Bay Road, Evanston, Dundee, Lower River and Marble Mountain.  
Available services for students include: 
- French Immersion Programming, with at least one French Immersion class per grade level.  
- Guidance Counselors  
- Teacher Assistant Support Staff  
- Schools Plus  
- Early Literacy 
- Physical Education 
- Music Education 
- Learning Center 
- Cafeteria  
- Sports - soccer, basketball, track  
- After school buses available on designated days  
This school has a nut, scent & shellfish allergy alert!! 
Tamarac Education Centre serves as a school and a community space. The following facilities are available to students and to the general public after school hours. 
- Playground 
- Soccer Field 
- Gymnasium 
- Basketball courts - indoor/outdoor 
- School Cafeteria use for public meetings, craft fairs, farmers markets, etc.  
- Recreational Opportunities. For more details about recreational activities connect with the Town of Port Hawkesbury 
Eligibility Primary - Grade 8
Dates School Calendar Year: September - June/Monday - Friday
Accessibility Fully Wheelchair Accessible
Special Information
Established October 2000
Tags All abilities welcome ; Basketball Court ; Cape Breton Connect ; Child Care/Day Care ; Gyms ; Playground ; Recreation Categories ; Schools ; Soccer Field ; Social Gatherings