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Terry Fox School Run - Thursday September 27th

September 23, 2018

We are very excited to announce that this year the Cochrane Crunch will be participating with us in our school's Terry Fox run. This year we are encouraging each student to bring in a 'Toonie for Terry'. For every $1 that a student donates they will receive a raffle...

New End of Day Pick Up Location

September 23, 2018

As a school we are constantly reviewing the procedures we have in place for our students. As a result, we have made some changes to the end of day procedures. which will begin this Monday (September 24th). 
1. Caregivers who are picking up a student(s) in grades K-3 will now pick up their...


September 20, 2018
​Our Welcome Back BBQ was a tremendous success.  It was wonderful seeing so many parents, grandparents and caregivers visiting classrooms and meeting their child’s teachers.

Welcome Back BBQ

September 12, 2018

CPS Families, you are invited to join us for a welcome back BBQ on Thursday September 20th from 2pm - 4:30pm. Tour your child(ren)'s classroom, meet their teacher, and enjoy some delicious food from the grill! We look forward to seeing you!


September 11, 2018
​ Chartwells offers all K-3 students the option of pre-ordering a hot lunch. Click here to see the September menu and ordering form:  Chartwells K-3 - September.pdf
All families have the option of purchasing a Zipthru reloadable card for their child to use at the cafateria. The Zipthru card is similiar...

School Picture Days - September 12th - 14th

September 11, 2018
​ Please click on the picture day letter below to see the 2018 - 2019 school photo schedule. 
Picture Day Letter (Sent Home Monday September 10th):  Picture Day Letter and Schedule - 2018 - 2019.pdf


Character Counts: Respect for Our Learning Environment

September 07, 2018
At Cochrane Public we believe that character counts!  For the month of September students are focusing on demonstrating respect for their learning environment. 


Welcome Back Information Package

September 05, 2018

It was very exciting to see all of our learners back in the building today! Please click on the links below to access copies of the information from the 'Welcome Back' package that was sent home on the first day of school. 
Welcome Back Letter:  Welcome Back Letter 2018-2019.pdf
CPS Parent &...

First Day of School

August 17, 2018
​The first day of school is Wednesday September 5, 2018!  Welcome back!


Fun at Bickell

May 31, 2018
​The FSL camp was a great learning opportunity that allowed some of our Immersion and Core students to meet other students across the Northern region and participate in fun activities while immersed in the French language.

Bickell Bound!

May 28, 2018
​Some of our Immersion and Core French students are headed to Camp Bickell for a camp specifically for FSL students.  It will be a great 2 days of outdoor learning!

Snack Attack Nutritional Workshop

May 22, 2018
​The CPS School Council will be hosting a nutrtional workshop on June 12, 2018.  All families are welcome!

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. 

Book Fair

May 06, 2018
​We are having a Scholastic Book Fair from Tuesday May 8th-Thursday May 10th!

Education Week

May 06, 2018
​This year's Education Week theme is "Equity in Action".  There is lots happening this week including workshops by the National Ballet School, a Spring Music Program Coffee House and a whole school Math activity.

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...

National Ballet School

April 16, 2018
​We are very excited that the National Ballet School is at our school giving workshops to our Gr. 3-5 students tomorrow!  Even though it was an inclement weather day today, they were able to give one workshop to some of our students.  Indigenous dancer, Christine Friday, is leading students through the...


April 16, 2018
We will be hosting a basketball tournament for the grades 7 and 8 at CPS on Friday April 20th!
Go! Team Go!


Iroquois Falls Music Festival

April 16, 2018
​CPS is very honoured to have 2 very talented bands performing at the yearly festival. The Junior band led  by L. Roy  and the Senior band led by C. Cassivi will perform on Wednesday. We wish them the best of luck!

#Humboldt Strong

April 12, 2018
Today, we wore our hockey jerseys in support of the Humboldt Broncos Jr. A hockey team.  Our community is similar in that we are about the same size and also have a Jr. A hockey team.  It could have happened to us.  We are thinking of you Humboldt!