Schools closed Feb.13th – batten down the hatches!

Date: February 12, 2017 Author: Cathy Gibson Categories: News & Events


All HRSB schools will be closed again Monday, February 13th due to the impending blizzard.

Stay warm and safe and maybe we’ll see you at school Tuesday… unless we see you sliding at Gorsebrook tomorrow!



For the latest information on HRSB’s school closure and/or bus cancellation decisions, check out:

  •  HRSB’s website at (look for the School Cancellations Announcements button on the front page)
  •  Twitter (@HRSB_Official)
  • recorded on 902 464-INFO (4636)
  • all local radio stations. CBC News Storm Centre Nova Scotia webpage is an excellent resource for cancellation and closure information

You can also receive notice of school cancellations by email or text message. To register for these messages, follow:


FYI: In an article on the CBC News website HRSB spokesman Doug Hadley says the school board puts cancellations up on its website, tweets them, communicates them to local media, and records a voice message on its phone line all before it sends texts or emails.

Stay Warm – See You Tuesday!