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Bertha's Hackergals

June 12, 2018
​Congratulations to the Hackergals at Bertha Shaw Public School in South Porcupine! The school won a social media contest, and have been featured in Hackergal's new blog!  Hackergal is a non-profit organization that introduces young girls across Canada to coding. With women vastly underrepresented in the tech industry all over the...
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High Performance Basketball Camp

June 11, 2018
​Timmins High and Vocational School will be holding its 13th annual High Performance Basketball Camp July 30th to August 3rd, 2018. It is open to boys and girls entering Grades 6-12.
**New this year -  PAY ONLINE, FROM THE COMFORT OF YOUR OWN HOME !**
Please see below for the brochure, as well...
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New Canada Learning Bond

May 22, 2018
​The Canada Learning Bond is an initial $500 offered by the Government of Canada to help you start saving now for your child’s education after high school. Your child could also get $100 every year until age 15. In total, a child could receive up to $2,000 in an RESP. 
The...
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2018 Fun Pass

May 04, 2018
​Celebrate the summer with savings when you plan a trip to Ontario's attractions with the 2018 Fun Pass. The 2018 Fun Pass coupons provide free admission for up to two elementary school-aged children at 18 popular attractions when accompanied by a paying adult or senior. Parents can also save $5 on...
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TH&VS Summer Basketball Camp

April 27, 2018
​The 5 time OFSAA Champions Timmins High Blues will be holding a Summer Basketball Camp for Boys and Girls entering Grades 1 to Grade 9, July 2 to July 6, 2018. Beat the summer boredom, make new friends, and learn valuable basketball skills from the BEST.
**New this year -  PAY ONLINE,...
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TH&VS Multi-Sport Summer Camp 2018

April 19, 2018
​Say goodbye to boredom this summer, get your child involved in a great activity, and support Timmins High at the same time!  Timmins High and Vocational School will be holding a "Multi-Sport Camp" for children ages 5 to 14 at the school July 9 to July 13, and July 16 to July 20 (9:00am...
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Paramedics Visit Bertha

April 11, 2018
​Thank you to the paramedic students from Northern College who recently visited Bertha Shaw to teach about safety. They conducted hands-on activities in the gym that built on the knowledge and skills the students have been learning in Health class.



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Bertha Gets Artistic

March 07, 2018
​Mme McKechnie's Grade 2 class at Bertha Shaw Public School has been busy refining their painting skills.  Local artists Michelle Brazeau and Bruce MacKinnon have been into the classroom to teach specific techniques with the students. The students are enjoying the learning and producing some amazing scenes!




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Bertha Students Build Relationships

March 06, 2018
​Mme Ryan's Grade One students from Bertha Shaw Public School recently visited Science Timmins, where they took part in cooking and construction projects with some senior citizens.  The venture allowed the students to spend some time speaking French with members of the community.  The students were very excited to come back to the...