School, Real Estate &
Other Amenities

Dining

Cape Breton South is a region rich in Acadian culture and cuisine, here you will find signature flavors you won’t find anywhere else!

Looking for local seafood, pasta, or a traditional “home-cooked” meal? You will find something to satisfy your taste buds in the various restaurant options in Cape Breton South.

Treat yourself to a night out at Miller’s Tap & Grill in Port Hawkesbury, here you will find local beers and wine, along with finer dining options. Head over to the family run and operated, Fleur-dis-les Tea Room and Dining for mom’s home-cooked meal options.

Are you looking for a quick lunch stop? try out the Barykin Cafe and Bakery for a delicious soup or sandwich in the Port Hawkesbury Shopping Centre. Or, if you are in the St. Peter’s area make sure to stop in to Louie’s Cosy Corner for some must-have baked goods and a coffee to go!

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Schools

Felix Marchand Education Centre

Located in Louisdale and operated under the Strait Regional Centre for Education. Felix Marchand Education Centre is an elementary school, serving students between pre-primary to grade four.

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Schools

East Richmond Education Centre

East Richmond Education Centre located in the village of St. Peter’s. This elementary school includes a daycare facility, and educates students from pre-primary to grade eight. EREC offers French Immersion programs for its students beginning in pre-primary to grade eight.

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Schools

Ecole Beau-Port

Part of the Conseil Scolaire Acadien Provincial, Ecole Beau-Port is a solely French speaking school located in Arichat and serving student from grades pre-primary-twelve.

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Schools

Richmond Education Centre & Academy

Located in Louisdale, Richmond Education Centre educates students from grades five to twelve. Operated under the Strait Regional Centre for Education school board. Richmond Education Centre and Academy opened in #### as a new high school facility for students in Richmond County and includes a new Skilled Trades Centre to better connect high school students to opportunities in the trades which are in high demand in the region.

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Schools

Tamarac Education Centre

An elementary school in the Town of Port Hawkesbury, operated under the Strait Regional Centre for Education. Tamarac offers French Immersion programs for its students beginning in pre-primary to grade eight.

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Schools

Strait Area Education Recreation Centre

Located in Port Hawkesbury, the high-school educates students from grade nine-twelve. SAERC opened its doors in 1977 as a state-of-the-art building offering educational and recreational programs to its surrounding communities. It’s salt-water pool is home to swimming and diving programs for all ages, and the ###-seat auditorium hosts entertaining shows of all kinds!

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Schools

St. Francis Xavier University

A short, forty-minute commute from Cape Breton South, sits the Town of Antigonish, home to one of Canada’s top Universities, St. FX. Consistently ranked one of the top universities in Canada by MacLeans Magazine, St. FX offers academic programs in arts, science, business, and other health related fields.

The Bachelor of Arts and Science in Health is a four-year degree that takes an interdisciplinary approach to health and draws on scientific, social and humanistic knowledge. Students will learn to think about a health in different ways than previously taught and that much of health is determined by factors outside of ourselves and our physiology.

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Real Estate

Cape Breton Realty

Cape Breton Realty, St. Peter’s

A Real Estate company located on Grenville Street in the village of St. Peter’s. Cape Breton Realty serves Cape Breton Island and Northern Nova Scotia.

Cape Breton Realty, Port Hawkesbury

Conveniently located on Reynolds Street in Port Hawkesbury. Stop in and talk to one of the agents in the area for of your realty needs!

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Schools

Cape Breton University

Why not study at a University that is committed to the future of its Island and people? Embark on a journey in one of the most beautiful Island’s in the Country. Cape Breton University offers diverse learning in areas of liberal arts, science, business, and health fields and attracts an international student population from across the world!

The Centre for Discovery and Innovation will bring new advancements and opportunities for the Nursing Programs offered.

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