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About Us

Be respectful     Be responsible     Be safe


Welcome to our EB Chandler Junior High School website. We are a grade 7 and 8 school located in Amherst, Nova Scotia. Our school has approximately 290 students from four local feeder elementary schools and beyond. We build Cheetah Pride at EBC and encourage students and parents to be engaged in this adventure. We want everyone to have the most positive experience possible at EBC and be proud to be Cheetahs. Our school offers a wide range of positive experiences for students to grow and develop.   We have an award winning Instrumental Band program, a Visual Arts program and programs for: special needs students, Integrated French and French Immersion students.  


Staff are committed to building relationships and making connections to peak student interest and encourage learners to ask questions and work hard.  Our school-wide goals are to increase student achievement in math and literacy. We also have a school-wide behavior support model in which we explicitly teach, model and prompt expected behaviors with a focus on being respectful, responsible and safe. We enourage students and try to engage them in being active participants in their learning and be active in our school community. Thanks to a combination of staff and community volunteers, we have a wide range of extra-curricular opportunities for our students to become involved. We encourage students to take part in these opportunities and try something new and...

 Show your Cheetah Pride!  


EBC Contact Information:

Principal - Mrs. Sherri Beed, e-mail:

Acting Vice Principal - Mrs. Margaret Sadler, e-mail:

Administrative Assistant - Mrs. Raelene Bird, e-mail:


P.O. Box 790, 28 Dickey Street Amherst, NS  B4H 4B9

Telephone: 902-661-2450        Fax: 902-661-2455    Website:

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