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first_img Hants North, M-12 (nouvelle école) Trenton, M-8 (nouvelle école) Bridgetown Regional High School, M-12 (rénovation) Park View Education Centre (rénovation) Wolfville School (rénovation) Breton Education Centre (rénovation) Cobequid Education Centre (rénovation) Les projets actuels de rénovation et d’agrandissement se poursuivent à 21 autres écoles. Pour la première fois, le gouvernement provincial a demandé aux conseils scolaires de soumettre des plans d’affaires incluant une liste de projets prioritaires. Afin d’aider les conseils scolaires, le gouvernement provincial a également réservé une somme de 500 000 $ pour étudier davantage les projets possibles suivants : Mulgrave Memorial Education Centre, 1,3 million de dollars Glace Bay High School, 1,88 million de dollars Sydney Mines Memorial Composite High School, 5,52 millions de dollars Donkin School, 1 million de dollars Les élèves de toute la Nouvelle-Écosse apprendront dans des écoles améliorées et mises à niveau alors que le gouvernement provincial accorde la priorité aux jeunes et à l’apprentissage. Le gouvernement provincial entreprendra la rénovation et l’amélioration de 26 écoles de la province en 2013-2014 dans le cadre de son plan d’immobilisations. « Nous accordons la priorité aux jeunes et à l’apprentissage en offrant à nos élèves les meilleures écoles, les meilleures classes et la meilleure technologie possible », a dit Ramona Jennex, ministre de l’Éducation, qui a fait l’annonce aujourd’hui 7 décembre à l’École secondaire du Sommet d’Halifax. « Il s’agit d’un investissement considérable qui fera en sorte que nos jeunes reçoivent une bonne éducation qui mènera à de bons emplois. » L’École du Sommet fera l’objet d’un agrandissement d’une valeur de deux millions de dollars afin de répondre aux besoins croissants de la communauté acadienne et francophone d’Halifax. Bien que le nombre d’inscription à l’échelle de la province soit en baisse, le Conseil scolaire acadien provincial est le seul conseil scolaire où le nombre d’inscriptions augmente. Lorsque l’École secondaire du Sommet a ouvert ses portes en 2010, elle accueillait 320 élèves. Elle en compte aujourd’hui 415. « Le CSAP est très heureux de l’appui du ministère de l’Éducation envers l’agrandissement de l’École secondaire du Sommet, a dit Kenneth Gaudet, président du CSAP. L’espace supplémentaire est nécessaire dans cette école où le nombre d’élèves continue d’augmenter chaque année. Nous pourrons ainsi mieux répondre aux besoins croissants de cette école. » D’autres projets de rénovation qui s’étendront sur plusieurs années auront également lieu aux écoles suivantes : Les fonds aideront les conseils scolaires à embaucher des consultants pour les aider à préparer des analyses de rentabilité complètes. Le gouvernement et les conseils scolaires collaboreront pour préparer ces analyses. À mesure que ces projets passeront de la phase d’étude à la phase de mise en œuvre, d’autres approbations du gouvernement seront nécessaires. Il s’agit de la troisième année consécutive que le gouvernement provincial publie le plan d’immobilisations avant le budget du printemps. Les intentions du gouvernement provincial sont donc très claires pour l’année à venir, ce qui permettra au secteur privé de mieux se préparer en vue des projets futurs, assurant ainsi une plus grande efficacité et des économies pour la province.last_img

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