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DSB1 Board of Trustees Sworn In

December 05, 2018

District School Board Ontario North East (DSB1) is proud to announce that Trustees were sworn-in on Tuesday, December 4 th , 2018. The Honourable Ralph Carr administered the Declaration of Office and Oath of Allegiance to five newly-elected and six returning Trustees. "It was a pleasure to have our...

Educators Take Part in Inquiry-Based Science Innovation Workshop

November 27, 2018

Elementary educators took part in a Science North  Inquiry-Based Science Innovation workshop on November 22 nd at THVS. The full day of hands-on learning, interactive experiments and engaging activities for teaching the grade 4, 5 and 6 "Understanding Structures and Mechanisms" strands, was a unique experience for all participants....

Dr. Greg Wells Inspires

November 15, 2018

Dr. Greg Wells is a physiologist, researcher, author and broadcaster.  He spoke to DSB1 students, families, staff and community partners on Tuesday, November 13th.  His presentation was broadcasted to our northern and southern schools via livestream video from Timmins High and Vocational School. 
Dr. Wells shared the sleep-eat-move-think pathway to...

District School Board Ontario North East Trustee Election Results

October 24, 2018

(October 24, 2018, Timmins) – With the 2018 School Board Election now finalized, District School Board Ontario North East (DSB1) would like to thank all candidates for their interest in becoming a Trustee for our Board. DSB1 is looking forward to continuing to work with returning Trustees: Bob Brush –...

Eat Well, Sleep Well, Move Well

October 18, 2018

District School Board Ontario North East is proud to host Dr. Greg Wells on Tuesday, November 13 th from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Timmins High and Vocational School.   Schools in the North and South regions will be able to attend the talk via a YouTube livestream.  "We invite students,...

Consultations on Education Reform

October 03, 2018
The Ontario government has launched consultations on education reform. There will be three ways for people to participate:

An online submission form, available now, that allows people, organizations or groups to provide their views on any of the consultation topics. Submissions can also be sent to the ministry by emailing or


School Council meeting

September 14, 2018
We will have our first School Council meeting on Thursday, September 27th at 5;30 - 6:30.    ​


September 14, 2018
​Come on out on Thursday, September 20th for our Open House - Free hotdog or hamburger between 12:00 and 1:00 - thanks to Mr. Armstrong for being the Barbecuer this time!

Book Fair

September 14, 2018
​Book Fair will take place from Monday until Friday.   During Open House on Thursday, we will be open to sell as well.  There are some fabulous books available.  

CHASA Meeting

September 14, 2018
​Please join us for the first CHASA meeting of the year.  It will take place Wednesday, September 19th in the meeting room at Central PS. 

Central Art Gala

June 12, 2018
​Central Public School held its fourth annual art gala on Wednesday, June 6th. During the art gala, the gym was transformed into a gallery, celebrating the arts and displaying presentation pieces created by our students. In addition to the gallery, there were many activity booths for children to enjoy. These included face painting, finger...

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. 

Robotics Challenge

May 15, 2018
​Students at Central Public School fared well at the recent Robotics Challenge hosted by Science Timmins. After designing, building and programming robots to compete in a timed maze challenge, a head-to head robotic sumo match, and a creative show and tell, Central students took gold and silver in their age group. Federal...

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...

Jump Rope For Heart

May 04, 2018
Congratulations to Central PS families for their support of Jump Rope for Heart! $9817.00 was raised for the Heart and Stroke Foundation! ​

Humboldt Strong

April 12, 2018
Central PS students showed their support for Humbolt today by wearing hockey jerseys. ​

Outdoor Learning for Central Students

March 06, 2018
Grade 3 students at Central Public School had a great time learning about pioneer living! At the end of January, they spent some time navigating the snowshoe trails around Kirkland Lake.