Pre-Primary Program out-of-catchment registration is now available for some sites. Please click for details.

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Story by Jorja Taylor, Central Kings Rural High School Student -- The students at Annapolis East Elementary School, hold their breath as they wait to hear the winner for this month’s ‘Golden Broom award’. For almost a decade, homerooms have competed against one another for a chance to display the trophy, a spray painted, glistening gold broom, seated on a wood platform, in their classroom. It isn’t just about the trophy though; the students are learning some valuable lessons, too.


Our multi-year System Improvement Plan is a roadmap that will guide our work in helping students to grow and belong.

The 2019-2020 AVRCE Class Caps Compliance Report is now available. To view the report, please click here.


Information on the provincial Pre-Primary Program in AVRCE, including locations, eligibility, registration, busing availability and options for out-of-catchment families. 

Click here to find out how AVRCE makes announcements for important events, such as school cancellations.

A new Before and After Program is available in four AVRCE schools, open to Pre-Primary children and public school students between the ages of 4 and 12.

View our Annual Report to the Community for a snapshot of the 2018-2019 school year in AVRCE.

AVRCE 2019 2020 Operating Budget Highlights

We want to give students tools and support to be successful. This year, the overall budget for education in the province increased by $44 million. This is the sixth year in a row that the overall education budget has increased, with more resources and more people in the system. Read more about what this means for AVRCE and view our 2019-2020 Operating Budget.

AVRCE’s Parent Navigator, Tammy Ring, helps guide families to supports and services. As part of the Student Services team, she works collaboratively with schools, SchoolsPlus and community agencies to connect families with services available in education, justice, health, community services, and more. 

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