Grand Manan Community School

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Grand Manan Community School
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Grand Manan Community School
1144 Route 776

New Brunswick
Coordinates 44°41′15″N66°45′57″W / 44.6876°N 66.7659°W / 44.6876; -66.7659 Coordinates: 44°41′15″N66°45′57″W / 44.6876°N 66.7659°W / 44.6876; -66.7659
School type Elementary, Middle & High school
School board Anglophone South School District
PrincipalSally Cogswell
Vice principalHeather Ingalls
Grades K-12

Grand Manan Community School is a K-12 school located on Grand Manan Island in Charlotte County, New Brunswick. Grand Manan Community School is in the Anglophone South School District. [1]

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  1. "School Information Grand Manan Community School". Retrieved 29 August 2016.