Current News and Announcements
  • Gr. 7/8 GIRLS - Bouldering Afterschool Program at NKEC

    When:  Wednesdays starting April 22 (5:30-7:30pm)

    Where: NKEC Climbing Wall in the Gym

    Cost:     Free

    Ends:    Wednesday, May 27th

  • AVRSB Long-Range Outlook: Opportunity to Share Your Response

    AVRSB invites your response to our Long-Range Outlook, a 10-year planning document that examines all schools in our region. This document was presented at the April 1, 2015 Regular Board Meeting. It takes into account enrolment and demographic trends, programming, building use, and capacity and maintenance of all schools in AVRSB. Long Range Outlooks are a new provincial requirement for school boards, and will be updated annually to reflect current and developing circumstances in schools.

  • Interested in attending Acadia Summer Sports Camps?

    Acadia University is partnering with Jumpstart (Canadian Tire) and the Annapolis Valley Regional School Board to support youth from ages 4-18 to attend Acadia Summer Sports Camps.

  • Town of Kentville Bubble Soccer POSTPONED!!!!

    Due to the overwhelming popularity of Bubble Soccer in Kentville, all the exciting action has taken its toll on the equipment, so we must take a break to perform maintenance. We hope to be back online in June.

Documents and Forms    Primary Registration Form for September 2015
   SPRING Trailblazers Application - Gr. P-3 & Gr. 4-6
   AVRSB Long-Range Outlook Draft

Kings County Academy is a primary to grade eight school located in Kentville, Nova Scotia and is part of the Annapolis Valley Regional School Board. In addition to the regular elementary and junior high course offering, KCA offers a French Immersion programme inclusive of grades primary to grade 8. The school has a total enrollment of approximately 614 students and 70 staff members serving the needs of its students. Upon completing grade eight, students leaving KCA attend Northeast Kings Education Center in Canning.


KCA has a long history and a strong community base.


KCA is also a PEBS (Positive, Effective, Behavior Support) School. This means we identify and clearly communicate to students what positive behavior expectations are and support them in meeting these expectations. Click here to see our PEBS matrix which outlines our expectations for student behavior in various locations around the school.


  • Thursday, April 30th & Friday, May 1st

    Registration Days for students who will be starting Primary in September.  There will be NO SCHOOL for students in the following classes: Mrs. Rafuse/Beckett, Mrs. E. Parsons, Mme Kinsman & Mme Smith. 

  • School Travel Planning Committee Meeting

    The School Travel Planning Committee will be meeting monthly after PTA meetings, beginning Tuesday, Feb. 17.  Interested parents and staff are welcome to join.