Sydney Academy 175th Reunion Celebrations

Sydney Academy 175th Reunion Celebrations

Date: Thu, Jul 28 2016 - Sun, Jul 31 2016

Sydney Academy 175th Anniversary Celebrations

To register for the Sydney Academy 175th Anniversary Celebrations please go to or contact Sydney Academy at (902) 562-5464.  This will be an event for all Alumni, staff, former staff, friends and family to come together to celebrate the rich history of one of the oldest schools in Canada from Thursday July 28 – July 31, 2016.

The 175th Anniversary Celebrations consists of a four day family filled programs for all ages.  Activities include: registration – meet and greet, pub night, golf tournament, school guided tour, mock debate, SA variety show & concert, tarabish tournament, basketball tournament, floor hockey tournament, children’s activities, 175th Anniversary banquet, ecumenical church service, and a family BBQ.  For a full list of events and to register go to   There will be a limited number of spaces available for certain activities so register early to guarantee your spot.  For more information or for a paper copy of the registration, you can contact the school at (902) 562-5464.  You can also join the Facebook page at Sydney Academy’s 175th Anniversary Celebrations.  Register early and come celebrate with us! 

Thursday, July 28, 2016

6:00pm – 8:00pm Registration – Meet & Greet – Sydney Academy Kick Off to the Reunion

Meet & Greet includes finger foods and entertainment. Included in Registration

Class of 63 – Meet & Greet at 8pm in the school library following registration


8:00pm – Alumni Pub Night with Live Entertainment at 2 locations:

Steel City Sports Bar & Grill and Flavor on the Water

$15 each and includes 1 dozen wings & 1 beverage


Friday, July 29, 2016

8:00am – 1:00pm Golf Tournament – Lingan Golf Course

Includes 18 holes of golf – Lingan Golf Course – Includes a sandwich, fries and salad plus desert

$90 – Includes 18 holes of golf & a meal


9:00am – Breakfast – Sydney Academy – $10 each – Sydney Academy Cafeteria 


9:00am – 1:00pm – Late Registration & School Visitation


10:00am – School Guided Tour – Included in Registration Tea, coffee, and sweets to follow


11:00am – Mock School Debate – Sydney Academy Debate Society


12:00pm Friday – Saturday – Basketball Tournament – Sydney Academy Gym – Greg Callaghan – Chair  

$10 per player – Register as an individual or a team.  Include the names of all players if registering a team.


8:00pm – Sydney Academy Variety Show & Concert

Location: Centre 200

$15 per person


Saturday, July 30, 2016


9:00am – Sydney Academy 5Km and 10Km Run – Location: Open Hearth Park Trail

$10 per person with a reception to follow at Boston Pizza


11:00am – Street Hockey Tournament – Location: Sydney Academy Parking lot

$10 per player – Register as an individual or as a team.  Include the names of all players if registering a team.


1:00pm – Tarabish Game – Location: Ukrainian Hall

$10 each participant – Prizes will be awarded at the end of the game.


2:00pm – 4:00pm Children’s Activities – Included in registration

Location: Sydney Academy Cafeteria

Crafts, games, cupcake decorating and more


6:30pm – Sydney Academy 175th Anniversary Gala

Location: Centre 200

Meal By: Flavor

Celebrating 175 Years of History and Education

Dance by Blazin Sounds to follow

$25 per person


Sunday, July 31, 2016


11:00am – Ecumenical Service – Sydney Academy Gymnasium – Included in registration

12pm – Final Wrap – up & BBQ with Games & Activities for the entire Family – Sydney Academy Parking Lot – Included with registration


Experiences Near By

Louisbourg Old Town Trail

Louisbourg Old Town Trail

Savoy Theatre

Savoy Theatre

Two Rivers Wildlife Park

Two Rivers Wildlife Park

Port Morien Beach

Port Morien Beach