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The Provincial Schools Branch is a branch of the Learning and Curriculum Division of the Ministry of Education and provides:

  • Specialized schools, programs and residences for students who are Deaf, blind, deafblind or have a specific learning disability.
  • Teacher training and consultation services to English and French language District School Boards and School Authorities for Deaf, blind, deafblind and learning disabled students.
  • Preschool services for children who are Deaf and/or deafblind and their families.

Staff are dedicated to ensuring that students become equipped with the knowledge and competence necessary to be active and contributing citizens in our communities. The Provincial Schools Branch (PSB) is the largest Branch within the Ministry of Education, and provides specialized elementary and secondary educational programs to students (more than half of those students live in residence).