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District School Board Ontario North East
French as a Second Language

Role of the French as a Second Language Committee

The French as a Second Language Committee is an advisory committee to the Board on matters related to French Programs at DSB1.  The committee involves family members, Trustees and staff to discuss programs and new ideas.  Committee Terms and Conditions

2019-2020 Committee Members


‚ÄčBob Brush
‚ÄčTrustee, Timmins
Rosemary PochopskyTrustee, Kirkland Lake
Brian PeeverTrustee, Iroquois Falls, Black River and Matheson
Tom Henderson (alternate)Trustee, Englehart


Lesleigh DyeDirector of Education
Kristen NiemiSuperintendent of Education
Lynda MitchellFrench as a Second Language System Lead and Vice-Principal


‚ÄčPaula Walker
‚ÄčPrincipal, New Liskeard Public School
‚ÄčTanya Vincze
‚ÄčPrincipal, Timmins Centennial Public School
Terry McMillan
Vice-Principal, Kirkland Lake District Composite School


‚ÄčDaniel Card
‚ÄčTeacher, Englehart High School
‚ÄčHaley Brooks
‚ÄčFSL Instructional Coach
‚ÄčJacinthe Messier
‚ÄčTeacher, Kirkland Lake District Composite School
‚ÄčLuke Parent
‚ÄčTeacher, Diamond Jubilee Public School
Nathalie Vigneux‚Äč
‚ÄčTeacher, Iroquois Falls Secondary School - Elementary
Samantha ChinTeacher, Roland Michener Secondary School
‚ÄčShelley Scheck
‚ÄčFSL Instructional Coach


‚ÄčChantal Phippen
‚ÄčParent, New Liskeard Public School
Shannon Laroche
Parent, Timmins Centennial Public School

Current Year Meetings:

  • November 18, 2019 - 4:00 p.m. - Minutes

  • February 13, 2020 - 4:00 p.m. - Cancelled

  • May 21, 2020 - 4:00 p.m. - Minutes

Previous Year Meetings:

  • May 30, 2019 - 4:00 p.m. - Minutes

  • April 1, 2019 - 4:00 p.m. - Minutes

  • February 4, 2019 - 4:00 p.m. - Cancelled

  • June 21, 2018 - 10:30 a.m. - Minutes

  • June 21, 2017 - Minutes

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