Munro Academy

Munro Academy is distinguished by small class sizes, Christian worldview integration, life changing global service opportunities and a uniquely positive environment. The Academy seeks to develop world-changers, inspire students to love learning, cultivate critical thinking and disciplined responsibility and provide a supportive, loving educational community where healthy life and relational choices are modelled and made.

An International Family Program allows mothers and/or fathers to accompany their child(ren) to Munro Academy’s full English immersion elementary schooling program.


Geographic Location

The school sits in the heart of beautiful Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, which is also home to the Sydney Airport, Cape Breton University, the municipal government and a vibrant international tourism industry. The area is known globally for its forested beauty, having received accolades as the top island destination in North America (Travel and Leisure Magazine’s “2011 World’s Best Awards”). 

School Facilities

Middle and high school students enjoy learning on the new 36,000 square foot Northside Campus.

Academic Results

Munro Academy is distinguished by its award-winning and innovative education, integrated Christian worldview, unrivaled student-teacher ratios, a noteworthy university placement record and global service opportunities. Munro students were the proud winners of the 2015 Zayed Future Energy Prize for the Americas in the Global High School Category.

Extra-curricular Activities 

Students can enjoy many extracurricular opportunities including Drama, Worship Team, Band, Volleyball, Basketball, Track, and unique International Global Studies trips to Africa and Latin America. 


Location Cape Breton, Nova Scotia
School Types Christian private school
Category Co-ed
Founded Year 2009
Number of Students 140
School Website
School Address 167 Campbell Road, Balls Creek, Nova Scotia B2A 4L6