Newcomers Information

ConnectionNewcomers Information

There are a number of municipal and community-based programs available for newcomers this summer. Below are a few examples:

  • HRM Welcomed in Halifax Program – The HRM is offering new refugees a municipal services card that provides free access to Halifax Transit and all HRM operated recreation facilities and programs for one year

  • YMCA Immigrant programs –  (Summer camps and varying programs)

  • ISANS Summer language class for refugee youth (18-24)

  • Halifax Public Library Programs – Summer conversation groups available in addition to summer reading program

 Also, the Nova Scotia Lifesaving Society has translated information on water safety into 11 different languages. The information can be found at:

Happy Summer!

summer-clip-art-the-word-summer-clip-artThe last day of school is Wednesday, June 29th.  Students will be dismissed at 10 am.  Our first day back is Thursday, September 8th. 

Have a great summer everyone!  



THANK YOU  to all of our wonderful Inglis Street School families who came out to support our playground project for everyBODY!  We not only received our funding but we received the most votes ever in 4 years of participatory budgeting in District 7!  

Welcome to Primary!

primary registrationIs your child starting primary in September?  Are you looking to gain more information about this exciting new step in your child’s life?  Check out the new HRSB Welcome to Primary booklet.  Click here to view.

HRSB School Library Catalogue

opacIconClick here to view the HRSB On-line Public Access Catalogue (OPAC), your one-stop search tool for print, digital, and EBSCO resources.  You will be able to search “all libraries” or limit your search to our own school library.  There’s a lot to explore here.  Thanks for visiting!