Contact Information 


49 Terrace Street

Sydney, Nova Scotia

B1P 2L4

Phone(902) 562-5464

Fax(902) 564-4472




Guidance Office:


Phone:  (902) 562-7047

Fax: (902) 562-3747


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Parent information and links:



Parent Information for Gradebook/parent portal


The Program Planning Process: A Guide for Parents and Guardians


Graduation Activities - June, 2018

Date Activity
 May 29, 2018  Grad Barbecue  
 June3, 2018 Grand March Practice
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. - Sydney Academy Gymnasium
June 10, 2018

Grand March Practice

8:00- 10:00 p.m. Sydney Academy Gymnasium

 June 13, 2018 Grand March Practice
:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. - Centre 200
June 14,  2018   Awards Night
Sydney Academy Gymnasium
 June 19, 2018 FINAL EXAMINATIONS BEGIN- Good Luck Everybody!
Please click the link to see the exam schedule:
June 22, 2018 :Grand March Practice   2:00- 3:00 p.m. Centre 200  

June 26, 2018

Grand March - Centre 200 at 7:30 p.m.

Graduates are requested to be present at 6:45 p.m. Enter via Players' Entrance.

Prom - Immediately following the Grand March. Prom ends at 11:30 p.m. Students who leave the Prom will not be re-admitted.

Tues., June 26. 9:00 a.m. Graduation List Posted – 9:00 a.m. (Main Entrance Doors)  
Tues, June 26 and Wed., June 27. Caps and gowns available  - Main Office  

Thursday, June 28

Graduation Exercises - Sydney Academy Gymnasium -  1:00 p.m.

Parents, guardians, family, and friends of graduates may attend. The school will provide up to four (4) tickets per graduating student. Students may request additional tickets when picking up their initial ticket package. Requests for additional tickets will be filled on an equitable basis. Students are responsible for sending their marks to the universities.

1. All students should appreciate the significance of the ceremony and this should be reflected in their dress. Male students are encouraged to wear dress pants and shirts, as well as dress shoes. Female students should also present themselves in an appropriate manner. SHORTS, JEANS, SNEAKERS, FLIP FLOPS, ETC. ARE DISCOURAGED.

2. Graduates should enter Sydney Academy using the cafeteria doors and should arrive no later than 12:15pm.

3. Parents / Guardians and guests should enter through the main doors prior to 1:00pm.

4. A list of dressing rooms will be placed in the cafeteria, as well as near room 208 and room 215

5. All those attending the graduation ceremony should be aware of the School Board’s non-smoking policy which prohibits smoking within 30m of the school.

6. Respect the designated no parking areas, reserved for staff only. Please also be aware of blocking driveways or parking on private property.