Important Dates

  • Aug. 27 - School Office Open

  • Sept. 3 - First Day For Staff

  • Sept. 8 - First Day For Students

  • Sept. 29 - In-Service: No School for Students (all schools)

  • Oct 23 - Provincial PD - No School for Students (all schools)


Our 2020-2021 Calendar will soon be finalized and will be published on this page





2020-2021 Daily Schedule

7:45 am Outdoor Supervision at back doors begins.

7:47 am First Bus Arrives.

7:50 am Doors Open Students enter building

8:00 am O'Canada and Announcements

8:05 am Classes Begin

10:05-10:20 am Recess (P-4)

10:35-10:50 am Recess (5-8)

11:50-12:30 pm Lunch (P-4)

12:20-1:00 Lunch (5-8)

2:05 pm Dismissal Bell

2:10 pm Bus Students Dismissed

2:13 pm Dismissal Bell for Walkers

3:00 pm Office Closes



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A Message From The Staff of Berwick and District School

To all of our students with connection to the African Diaspora,

The Berwick a staff and community of your school, Berwick and District School want you to know how very much you matter to us. We want you to know how much we value you, your contributions to our school, our community, to our province and our country. Your African Heritage enriches us all. Your talents and skills help to make our community stronger and better and we not only appreciate you, we need you to be a whole and healthy person.

Watching the events that are happening in the news lately can make the world seem like a scary and uncaring place. We want you to know that here, in this school and community, you are loved, cared for and valued.

To every student of Berwick and District School; We miss you all and look forward to the time when we can be together again. Remember to look out for each other and to reach out to your schoolmates to let them know you are there for them. You are all Stingers and no matter where you go or what you do you will always be Stingers. Take care of each other.

With love,

Your teachers, educational assistants, secretary, cafeteria workers, custodians, support staff, vice principal and principal

Berwick and District School is a Primary to 8 school located in the beautiful community of Berwick, the Apple Capitol of the Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia. The school serves students who live in the Town and surrounding area. We have approximately 280 students in 13 homeroom classes.

Berwick and District School lives the theme of community on a daily basis. As a P-8 school students have many opportunities to learn, work and play in multi-age groups. Living and being part of the community of Berwick is also a constant drum-beat to the rhythm of our school.



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