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ESCHS Hosts Mental Health Carousel

December 06, 2018

On November 22nd, 2018, Ecole secondaire Cochrane High School (ESCHS) hosted a Mental Health Carousel to make students aware of the services/support systems that are available in the community. The school invited local organizations who offer mental health prevention and treatment services to youth 19 years and under.  The...

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...

Career Exploration Event

November 19, 2018

Wednesday, November 14 th was Take Our Kids to Work Day.  This career exploration activity provides an opportunity to Grade 9 students from across the country to spend a day in the workplace and begin conversations about career options and pathways. District School Board Ontario North Easts (DSB1) Student...

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 –...

Empty Bowls Event Brings Community Together

October 18, 2018
The students from Cochrane Public and Ecole Secondaire Cochrane High School embarked in a community connected experiential learning project focused on service learning.  The Visual Arts, Expressing Indigenous Cultures, Grade 8 and the secondary and elementary special education students, created handcrafted ceramic bowls, all of which were used to initiate and host...

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,...

Cannabis Talk Kit

October 17, 2018

Talking to your child about drugs and alcohol can be daunting.  Talking with them in a friendly and non-confrontational way early and often can make a difference.  By keeping the lines of communication open with your child, you are creating opportunities to guide them in making good decisions when it...

Notice Regarding the Legalization of Cannabis

October 10, 2018

Cannabis will be legalized in Canada once the Cannabis Act  comes into effect on October 17 th , 2018.  The District School Board Ontario North East (DSBONE) would like to remind students, families and staff that it will be treating cannabis in the same way it does alcohol.  It...

Niemi Named New Superintendent

October 05, 2018

The Board of Trustees of District School Board Ontario North East is proud to announce the appointment of Kristen Niemi as new Superintendent of Schools, serving the Board’s Northern family of schools, as well as parts of the Kindergarten to Grade 12 Learning and Teaching portfolio.

“On behalf...

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


Reach for the Top

September 24, 2018
It was the first day of Frosh Week Activities!  Today, three different student teams took on the teachers in a game of trivia.  It was a competitive but fun event with the teachers coming out on top!  Tomorrow, is Colour Day.  Grade 9's need to wear purple, Grade 10's should wear blue, Grade 11's...

ESCHS Parent Teacher Meet & Greet BBQ

September 24, 2018

We are excited to share that we will be hosting a Parent-Teacher Meet & Greet BBQ on Tuesday October 2nd from 4:30pm - 6pm. Meet your child's teachers and enjoy some delicious food from the grill. We look forward to meeting all of our ESCHS families!

Frosh Week September 24th - 28th

September 18, 2018

Next week is frosh week at ESCHS. Check out the list of events happening each day! Monday September 24th  - Reach for the Top Assembly  Outfit Challenge:  Athletes vs. Mathletes Tuesday September 25th  - Outdoor activities period 4 Outfit Challenge:  Class colour day Wednesday September 26th  - Bake Sale...

Picture Day

September 06, 2018
​ Say Cheese! School picture day for all ESCHS students is scheduled for Tuesday September 11th, 

School Picture Day

August 29, 2018

Picture day for all ESCHS students will be on Tuesday September 11th, 2018. 

Welcome Back

August 29, 2018

We are excited to welcome back our students and look forward to another exciting year. Our first day of school for all Grade 9 students is Wednesday September 5, 2018. The following day, Thursday September 6th, 2018 is when classes will commence for all students Grades 9 - 12.


August 21, 2018
​ ​ W e are excited to remind you that school begins on September 5th, 2018 for all G rade 9 students. September 6th, 2018 will be the first day of school for all students in Grades 9 - 12. We look forward to seeing our students re-energeized and to begin...


July 05, 2018
​Congratulations to the graduating class of 2018!
Your potential is endless. We wish you the best of luck for your future!


Pride Walk

June 04, 2018
Our annual PRIDE walk is going to be held June 5th. Students and staff will be walking to...

Grad Rehearsal

June 04, 2018
​ Grad Rehearsal is on Thursday June 14th at 1:30. please be here by 1:15.

Grad Interviews

June 04, 2018
​A special guest will be at the school on June 4, 6, 11 and 14th to do video interviews with the potential graduates. On June 4th, 6th and 11th the guest will be video taping from 1 to 3 pm and on June 14th from 8:45 to 10;30.


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. 

Mental Health Week in Cochrane

May 08, 2018
​To acknowledge Mental Health Week, the Jack Chapter students of Ecole Secondaire Cochrane High presented a short power point presentation explaining the role of Jack Chapter in the school. They also visited each classroom to promote Jack Chapters.
The school also held a "Paint and Sip" and received support from the Ininiew Friendship Centre...

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...

Humboldt Broncos

April 12, 2018
The proud Cobras support the Broncos and their families. ​