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Personal Development

Department Focus

CPA’s Personal Development Department provides instruction in physical education, leadership, dance, yoga, martial arts, O2 and Co-op according to the Nova Scotia Public Schools Program through a range of courses in grades 10-12. This department also includes Student Support (guidance, youth heath centre, African NS student support,  Aboriginal student support and English as an additional language support).


Department Head

Tara Aucoin



Brad Boudreau (Teacher)

Mitchell Borden (African Nova Scotian Student Support Worker)

Jody Bucci (Teacher)

Riccardo Cordi (Guidance)

Erin Corbett (EAL)

Rachel Gloade-Fraser (Mi’Kmaq/Aboriginal Student Support Worker)

Steve Harris (Athletic Director)

Jodie Joudrey (Teacher)

Fang Liu (YMCA Support)

Turk MacDonald (Guidance)

Lisa Morgan (Librarian)

Fulton Rhymes (Co-op)

Francois Weber (Teacher)

Jennifer Richardson (Youth Health Nurse)

Laurie McOnie (NSISP EAL Teacher)

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