Eastern Passage Education Centre

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Eastern Passage Education Centre
93 Samuel Danial Drive, Eastern Passage, Nova Scotia
Established 1999
School district Halifax Regional School Board
Principal Barb Gromick
Vice principal Scott Hickman
Grades 7-9
Language English, French
Mascot Phoenix
Team name EPEC Phoenix

Eastern Passage Education Centre is located in Eastern Passage, Nova Scotia, Canada, and is run by the Halifax Regional School Board.

EPEC is one of the largest and most successful schools in Nova Scotia. The majority of the students who attend EPEC are from Sea Side Elementary and Tallahassee Community School. EPEC supports Cow Bay, Shearwater, and Eastern Passage communities.


The school offers many sports teams, such as basketball, flag football, ice hockey, 3-pitch, volleyball, soccer, cross-country running, track and field, and badminton. EPEC has won many awards in all of these categories.

Music and art[edit]

EPEC also has a music and art program. The band program includes groups such as the Junior Band, Senior Band, Jazz Band, and Flute Ensemble. This is also the birthplace of the famous band Brick Coverage. These EPEC bands have won many awards in Nova Scotian music concerts and festivals.

External links/sources[edit]

http://www.epec.ednet.ns.ca/ - Eastern Passage Education Centre's Main Website

http://hrsb.ns.ca/tools/schoolfinder/findSchool.aspx?code=EPE - School Info (provided by the Halifax Regional School Board)