Armbrae Academy is an independent, university preparatory, co-educational, non-denominational day school from Preschool to Grade 12 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. It is accredited by and a member of Canadian Accredited Independent Schools.

Armbrae Academy
1400 Oxford Street

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Coordinates44°38′10.3″N 63°35′47.6″W / 44.636194°N 63.596556°W / 44.636194; -63.596556
Funding typePrivate
Mottoin deo spero (Latin)
(English: "I trust in God")
EstablishedMay 3, 1887
HeadmasterStephen Clarke
GradesPreschoolTwelfth grade
Enrollment245[citation needed]
Athletics conferenceNova Scotia School Athletics Federation
AccreditationCanadian Accredited Independent Schools
YearbookOlla Podrida

Facilities edit

The Armbrae Academy building

The grounds of the school consist of a forest, playground, and small field covered with artificial turf. Armbrae completed construction of a multi-purpose building containing a gymnasium, art room and drama studio in April 2008.

All of the senior school's classrooms are equipped with Chromebooks. Armbrae also has a computer lab with more than 20 computers. All computers in the school are connected to the school's wireless network. The main building at Armbrae is[when?] undergoing a greening project. This project includes the replacement of older single-pane windows, all old energy-inefficient lights, and the original oil-fired boilers by more efficient natural gas burners.

Overview edit

The school has a very capable staff. The teachers working there create a very safe learning environment and they offer help to those in need. The schools facilities are decent. The curriculum is very interesting. The athletics programs are very inclusive and help new and improving athletes.

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