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Student Accident Insurance

January 09, 2020
Our District School Board Ontario North East (DSB1) staff work diligently to ensure student safety. However, accidents can and do happen! Each year, many of our families spend thousands of dollars when their children are injured at school, on field trips, while participating in non-school activities, or at home.  DSB1 does...

Defying Limits with Dr. Dave Williams

November 08, 2019

District School Board Ontario North East (DSB1) had the pleasure of hosting Dr. Dave Williams on November 7th, 2019.  Dr. Williams is a Canadian icon with an impressive career: Emergency Doctor, Astronaut, Aquanaut, Jet Pilot, CEO, Author and Speaker.  

Tales from his extraordinary life journey captured the audience through both presentations. ...
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Join Us for a Presentation by Dr. Dave Williams

September 30, 2019
District School Board Ontario North East is thrilled to invite staff, families and community partners to a presentation by Canadian astronaut, Dr. Dave Williams.

  Dr. Dave William will present from Timmins High & Vocational School, in the auditorium.  We are pleased to welcome all of our communities to...
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Save the Date - Dr. Dave Williams

June 26, 2019

District School Board Ontario North East is thrilled to invite staff, families and community partners to a presentation by Dr. Dave Williams.   Thursday, November 7, 2019
6:30 pm to 7:30 pm  (book signing to follow in Timmins) Timmins High and Vocational School Auditorium  (Broadcasted live to all schools in...
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Music Monday at EPS

May 06, 2019
​Englehart Public School celebrated Music Monday today.  The students gathered in the gym to sing together!

What a great way to kick off both Education Week and Mental Health Week!
Launched in 2005 by The Coalition for Music Education, Music Monday is one of the world’s largest single events dedicated to raising...
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Transportation Cancellations due to Inclement Weather

February 22, 2019
Student safety is our main priority at District School Board Ontario North East (DSB1).  The Northern Ontario climate can sometimes cause the cancellation of student transportation.  That decision is made between the North East Tri-Board Student Transportation, the three school boards who are part of the consortium, as well as transportation operators...
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MP Charlie Angus Visits EPS

January 16, 2019

MP Charlie Angus visited the students of the Cultural Exploration Club at Englehart Public School on Tuesday, January 15 th .  MP Angus  inspired the students by speaking about ways to make a difference in the world.  He also sang the song he wrote about the late Shannon Koostachin called...
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2018 Year in Review

December 21, 2018

As we approach the end of 2018, District School Board Ontario North East (DSB1) is proud to reflect on accomplishments that help support a positive future story for every student. We are pleased to welcome five new Trustees on our Board this year.  We are grateful for the contributions...
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A Holiday Message from Mrs. Siermachesky

December 20, 2018

Principal Siermachesky's Holiday Message Dear EPS Families, As we conclude 2018, and break for the winter holiday, I want to take a moment to express my heartfelt graditude to all that make Englehart Public School an amazing place to be. We are a community with many gifts and talents,...

EPS Students participate in Friendship Boxes Campaign

December 20, 2018

Students of the Cultural Club at Englehart Public School participated in the Friendship Box Campaign, organized by I Love First Peoples.  The group of students, lead by Mrs. Card,  gathered donations from the school, families and the community to assemble more than 50 Friendship Boxes for Indigenous Children in...
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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....
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Letter sent to families

November 21, 2018
​A letter was sent to families on November 21st.  Please click the link below to read it. 
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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...
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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 –...
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Cross-Country Running!

October 18, 2018
EPS students have successfully competed in 2 regional running competitions.​  On September 2oth, students ran at Hersey Lake in Timmins.  On October 11th, students ran at the Nordic Ski Club in Cobalt.  Students showed a lot of spirit and represented our school very well.  Many students set personal bests including a bunch of...

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,...
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Toonies for Terry

October 15, 2018
On September 27th, EPS showed their spirit and generosity.  Students and staff members joined together to walk and remember the efforts made by Canadian hero, Terry Fox.  EPS also raised $374.00 for cancer research!
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Every Child Matters

October 10, 2018
September 30th was "Orange Shirt Day".  On this day, EPS staff and students wore orange to show their support for the concept that every child matters.
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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

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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. 
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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...

EPS Math Night

April 09, 2018
Englehart Public School’s Parent Council hosted a Family (Math) Game Night recently.  Students and their families had the opportunity to play a variety of board games, card games, dice games, and specialty games to have fun together and reinforce math skills.  It was an amazing event!  Over 45 families attended.