"Nurturing responsible individuals, together"


First Day of School - September 7, 2016

School office opens Monday, August 29, 2016



Dr. Arthur Hines School is located in Summerville, Hants Co., with a population of 112 students, 8 teaching staff, and 4 educational assistants. We are fortunate to have a dedicated staff, an active and supportive Parent Support Group and close affiliation with the Hants Shore Community Health Centre. The HSCHC provides support with our breakfast, lunch and Active Healthy Kids programs and personel to run these programs.

Welcome and thank you for taking a look around our school web page.  We hope that you find it a useful tool to find information and learn about what we do everyday.  To the right you will find some information regarding student attendance, school improvement goals (called CSI),School Board and Parents Group information and communication strategies. (click on success and communication)  You will also see information regarding upcoming school events and important dates.  This is updated daily and is an excellent resource for you to keep up with what is happening at the school.

We are now a "Nut Smart" School.  Information regarding this change as well as information about anaphylaxis can be found on this page (below) and by clicking on the Caregivers Tab at the top of the page.

By clicking on the Caregiver's tab, you will be directed to a page that contains links to information that includes our lunch menu and activity schedule. 

You will also find links that take you to copies of current and past school newsletters, staff contact information and a variety of other links that will keep you up to date.

The Annapolis Valley Regional School Board is hosting a career expo for those who may be interested in working as an Educational Assistant, School Secretary, Bus Driver, Janitor or Cafeteria worker. Please click on the link below for further information.

Documents and Forms    Continuous School Improvement (CSI) Principal's Annual Report 2015-2016
   School Closure Procedure Information
   Report Card Descriptors
   Ticks and Lymes Disease Info - NS Public Health - May 2016
   AVRSB Self-Identiciation FAQ's
   Learning Disability Conference Information