Northeast Kings Education Centre , is a high school that opened in September 2001. It is located on Bains Road in Canning, Nova Scotia.The school replaced the high schools of Kings County Academy in Kentville, and Cornwallis District High School, in Canning.NKEC's students come from the Canning, Kentville, and Centreville areas of Kings County. Students arrive at NKEC after attending Kings County Academy, Aldershot Elementary School or Glooscap Elementary School. The school receives most of its competition from schools such as Horton High School, whose students come mainly from the New Minas, Wolfville, Hantsport and Port Williams area, as well Central Kings High School , whose students come mainly from the Coldbrook and Cambridge area. The schools are located in Greenwich and Cambridge, respectively.FacilitiesThe school has a large gymnasium that can be divided in to two separate gyms so both the middle school and high school can use it at the same time, a cafeteria, a small library and many classrooms. It has a stage that opens for viewing in the cafeteria or the gymnasium as well as an outdoor stage and seating. The school also has a soccer field, outdoor basketball courts, and a rink (Glooscap Arena) all within walking distance of the campus.AthleticsIn athletics, the school offers badminton, basketball, cross country, football, golf, hockey, ping-pong, track & field, cheer-leading, softball, volleyball, and soccer. The school has won provincial championships in badminton (multiple), girls and boys soccer (multiple), boys hockey (multiple), girls basketball, track and field, cross country, table tennis (multiple) and football.