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Summer Literacy Club

June 24, 2022

DSB1 is excited to announce its partnership with the Timmins Learning Centre to host a FREE Summer Literacy Club from July 12 to August 18, 2022! DSB1 students in Grades 1 to 6 will be able to participate in the Summer Literacy Club on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays for 1.5...
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Pride Month: Week 4

June 22, 2022

DSB1 is committed to actively supporting our students, staff, and families in creating safe spaces to learn, grow, and explore. 
This week we are pleased to share 2SLGBTQIA+ resources to support members and allies of our DSB1 2SLGBTQIA+ community.

 

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French as a Second Language Survey

June 21, 2022

DSB1 is proud of its French as a Second Language Programs!
To understand our needs, set goals and implement actions we  invite all families who have child(ren) taking Core French or French Immersion to complete this survey by July 29, 2022.
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National Indigenous History Month: Week 4

June 21, 2022
June 21 is commemorated as National Indigenous Peoples Day.
Across DSB1 schools, we are proud to recognize and honour our students, staff, and their families who identify as Indigenous by flying their Nation flags.
 
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Pride Month: Week 3

June 15, 2022

At DSB1, we recognize that championing inclusivity begins with fostering supportive spaces for dialogue and student voice. Click here to view a student-developed presentation by Grade 10 student, Caydon who discusses the definitions of 2SLGBTQIA+ and how to support the DSB1 2SLGBTQIA+ community.

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National Indigenous History Month: Week 3

June 14, 2022
Across DSB1, learning about Indigenous culture takes place inside and outside of the classroom.  Land-based learning allows students to learn about Indigenous Worldview as it relates to making connections between human and natural systems. This environmentally focused approach enables students to deepen their understanding and appreciation of the history of land...
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Pride Month: Week 2

June 08, 2022

June is celebrated as Pride Month in Canada!
This week we’re highlighting the importance of language surrounding 2SLGBTQIA+. Celebrating individuality, identity, and expression begins with understanding and compassion.
For even more information, access Egale’s downloadable resource on 2SLGBTQI Terms and Concepts and The Genderbread Person and LGBTQI2S Glossary...
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National Indigenous History Month: Week 2

June 07, 2022

Indigenous culture is rooted in rich history and well-established traditions.
One of the many traditional practices of Indigenous culture is the Jingle Dress Dance.
Jingle Dress dancers move lightly, kicking out their heels and moving to the drumbeat. Jingle Dresses are lined with rows upon rows of metal...
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Land-based Experiential Learning Project

June 03, 2022

Students in Grade 9 geography from Timiskaming District Secondary School and Timmins High and Vocational School participated in a Land-based Experiential Learning Project. This project was in collaboration with Student Success Pathways and the Indigenous Portfolio.   Community partners supporting the hands-on, land-based activities included Knowledge Keeps, Elders and...
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Webinar: Meet Jamie McMillan

June 02, 2022

DSB1 is eager to host Jamie McMillan, professional motivational speaker, and tradesperson for an informational webinar, presented to students and to families on June 7, 2022. 
During this webinar, Jamie will share her experiences and provide information on the vast opportunities for sustainable careers in skilled trades and technology....
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Pride Month: Week 1

June 01, 2022

June is designated as Pride Month in Canada. 
Students and staff across DSB1 are proud to fly the Pride flag and hold events to demonstrate their commitment to fostering school environments that are safe spaces for all.
Each week we will also be honouring Pride Month by...
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National Indigenous History Month: Week 1

May 31, 2022

Tomorrow marks the start of National Indigenous History Month.
Throughout June, we will be honouring the history, heritage, and diversity of First Nations, Inuit, and Métis peoples and recognizing how students at DSB1 learn about and participate in Indigenous culture and traditions.
At Timmins High and Vocational School, students demonstrate...
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Candidate Debate

May 30, 2022

Students at Timmins High and Vocational School welcomed Ontario electoral candidates George Pirie and Gilles Bisson to their auditorium for a student led candidate debate. Students posed questions for each candidate to address.
This debate is recognized as just one of the many ways that DSB1 students learn about the...
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Positivity Challenge

May 24, 2022

Within DSB1, we are spreading POSITIVITY across our schools and communities to enhance our culture of caring. 
Join the Positivity Challenge and share a social media post or story showing your positivity or your positive messaging and tag DSB1!

Thank you to Timmins Centennial Public School that has...
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Five Ways to Walk & Talk Family Challenge Winners!

May 13, 2022

Thank you Jamie and Bailey for sharing with us your well-being tips from your Five Ways to Walk & Talk Family Challenge !  
Growing happiness into our lives can help us navigate life's challenges and become more resilient. It's important to continue to seek our and uncover...
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Five Ways to Well-being Challenge: Give Winner!

May 06, 2022

Thank you Clara for sharing with us how you Give as part of the Five Ways to Well-Being Challenge!
Giving is an essential part of well-being. Whether it be your time, your words or your presence. Giving is a two way process – your acceptance of what someone...
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Education Week: Early Learning

May 06, 2022

DSB1 Early Learning Program provides our youngest learners with a great place to grow!
Students build team capacity in early learning kindergarten classrooms and outdoor learning environments through play-based and inquiry-based instruction.
In the examples below, students at Schumacher Public School, learn about animal adaptations and animal habitats...
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Five Ways to Well-Being Challenge: Keep Learning

May 05, 2022

Thank you Leland for sharing with us how you Keep Learning as part of the Five Ways to Well-Being Challenge!
Keep Learning is such a vital part of well-being. Continue to embrace new experiences, to seek opportunities to learn and to grow. Together, we can bring to life DSB1’s...
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Education Week: Indigenous Education

May 05, 2022

DSB1 is proud to provide all students with opportunities to learn about Indigenous history, culture and ways of being. Students from New Liskeard Public School had the pleasure to learn about Jingle Dancing from Janice Wabie, a member of Timiskaming First Nation earlier this year. Chi Meegwetch for sharing your...
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Education Week: STEM

May 05, 2022

Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) allows students to solve complex problems and develop transferable skills. STEM tasks enable students to apply their learning in concrete and hands-on ways.    Students in Grade 5 learn about harnessing the power of wind, a renewable resource, to move objects, using everyday...
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5 Ways to Well-Being Challenge: Be Active

May 04, 2022

Thank you Phoenix and Leland for sharing these tips to Be Active as part of the Five Ways to Well-Being Challenge!

Exercising makes us feel good and is associated with lower rates of depression and anxiety. It’s important to find activities that we enjoy and get moving! 

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Five Ways to Well-being Challenge: Take Notice Winner!

May 03, 2022

Thank you Olivia for sharing with us how you Take Notice as part of the Five Ways to Well-Being Challenge!
Take Notice is an important part of well-being. Remembering to take time and appreciate the simple things that give us joy. Take Notice today and appreciate what matters...
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Education Week: 21st Century Literacy

May 03, 2022

DSB1 is proud to provide meaningful opportunities for students to develop 21st Century Literacy Skills.
21st Century Literacy refers to leveraging technology to communicate understanding through video, images, audio and text and the abilities necessary to problem-solve, collaborate, and present information through multimedia.

In the examples below, students use...
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Five Ways to Well-being Challenge: Connect Winner!

May 02, 2022

Thank you Ram for sharing with us how you Connect as part of the Five Ways to Well-Being Challenge!
Connect is an important part of well-being. We can connect by talking, listening, being there for others and with the environment around us. Building connections will support and enrich...
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Education Week: Math

May 02, 2022

This week is Education Week! Each day of the week, we will highlight an area of learning and show examples from DSB1 students. Today, we are proud to show how DSB1 students learn about coding as part of the elementary math curriculum. Students in Kindergarten learn how to navigate a...
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Food for Thought - Sustainable Urban Farming project at Kapuskasing District High School

April 22, 2022

As we celebrate Earth Day, we are proud to highlight the Food for Thought - Sustainable Urban Farming  project at Kapuskasing District High School.  Food for Thought is an experiential, project-based learning initiative that teaches students how to grow food using indoor hydroponic and aquaponic systems. Students are responsible...
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Five Ways to Well-Being Staff Challenge: Give

April 19, 2022

Calling all DSB1 students!! 📣
Staff took on the challenge to Give. 
Giving is a two way process – your acceptance of what someone else gives is good for them as well as you. 
Now it’s the students' turn to show us how they demonstrate the Five...
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Five Ways to Well-being Staff Challenge: Keep Learning

April 12, 2022

Calling all DSB1 students!! 📣

Staff took on the challenge to Keep Learning.
When we keep learning, we can bring to life DSB1’s vision to empower all learners to achieve personal excellence! 
Now it’s the students' turn to show us how they demonstrate the Five Ways...
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Five Ways to Well-being Challenge: Be Active

April 08, 2022

Calling all DSB1 students!! 📣
Staff took on the challenge to Be Active. 
Exercising makes us feel good!  Find the activity that you enjoy and get moving! 
Now it’s the students' turn to show us how they demonstrate the Five Ways to Well-Being: Connect, Take Notice,...
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April 2022 Strategic Plan Vignette

April 06, 2022

This month's Strategic Plan Vignette features how DSB1 schools foster environmental stewardship through varied learning opportunities! 🌎

Learn more about our Strategic Plan at www.dsb1.ca.

 

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Five Ways to Well-being Challenge: Take Notice

April 05, 2022


Calling all DSB1 students!! 📣
Staff took on the challenge to Take Notice.
We are all busy and we rarely have time to reflect on our feelings and appreciate the small things. Take Notice today and appreciate what matters to you. 
Students, now it’s your turn...
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CPF in partnership with the Ministry of Education

April 01, 2022

Canadian Parents for French, in partnership with the Ministry of Education, is offering all French as a Second Language students the opportunity to engage in free virtual sessions to practice their French language conversational skills. 
Learn more about this opportunity available to all SK - 12 students studying...
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Five Ways to Well-being Challenge: Connect

March 31, 2022

 
Calling all DSB1 students!! 📣
DSB1 staff took on the challenge to Connect. 
We can connect by talking, listening and being there for others.  Building connections will support and enrich every day!
Students, now it’s your turn to show us how you use the...
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Blue and Yellow Vignette

March 22, 2022

We #StandWithUkraine 💙💛 On March 10, DSB1 students and staff joined other school boards across Ontario and honoured "Blue and Yellow Day".  
 

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World Poetry Day at Bertha Shaw Public School

March 21, 2022

Bertha Shaw Public School, has an interactive Bulletin Board this month in lead up to World Poetry Day.  Students had the opportunity to write and share poems individually and as a class.
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Creating Sensory Rich Experiences in Early Learning

March 10, 2022

Educator teams from Timmins Centennial Public School bundled up to participate in three days of outdoor learning with RECE and Director of Education, Jill Bienenstock from Bienenstock Natural Playgrounds.  Jill shared her knowledge and expertise in creating outdoor learning experiences for our youngest students that follow the qualities of big...
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Blue and Yellow Day

March 08, 2022
​ At District School Board Ontario North East (DSB1), we value the heritage, history and traditions of the diverse population of students, families and staff across our District. We value and promote a caring and respectful culture within our schools, communities and beyond.

We #StandWithUkraine as an unjust war is...
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Our thoughts are with the Kapawe'no First Nation

March 02, 2022


Our thoughts are with the Kapawe'no First Nation and all Indigenous Nations and communities across Canada.

169 potential unmarked graves were identified outside of the former St. Eugene's Mission site, about 370 kilometres northwest of Edmonton.
As the tally of these confirmations continue to grow across our...
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March 2022 Strategic Plan Vignette

March 02, 2022


The March Strategic Plan Vignette is here!! 📣

This month, we asked our schools to show us how they foster a culture of caring. 💕 

 



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Random Act of Kindness Day

February 17, 2022


Today is Random Act of Kindness Day!
Here are how some of our schools are spreading kindness! 
Englehart P.S. has been working on a kindness wall. Each time a student does an act of kindness, they put their name, grade, and act of kindness they did onto the...
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Our thoughts are with the Keeseekoose First Nation

February 16, 2022

​ Our thoughts are with the Keeseekoose First Nation and all Indigenous Nations and communities across what we know as Canada. 
There has been another devastating confirmation of approximately 54 unmarked graves, near two former residential schools: Fort Pelly school and St. Philips residential school in Saskatchewan.  

We...
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2021-2022 Mid-Year Strategic Plan Implementation Presentation

February 03, 2022

On February 1, 2022, Administrative Council and Leads presented the mid-year Strategic Plan implementation update to the Board of Trustees. The presentation was organized according to our Strategic Plan. Presenters brought forward evidence on our three annual goals and on each of the nine Strategic Actions found in our plan....
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February 2022 Strategic Plan Vignette

February 02, 2022

This month's Strategic Plan Vignette features how we bring to life our Strategic Action of Student Voice.  In DSB1, we actively listen to and support students to become confident leaders and learners. 

 
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Building Inclusion

January 31, 2022

Over the past few days, we have witnessed acts of racism and hate in our country’s capital.

Collectively, we must speak out against such hate and take action towards an inclusive Canada.

We are reminded of the importance of education and respectful dialogue to a healthy and diverse society.
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Kindergarten Registration

January 19, 2022

  Registering your child for Kindergarten is an important milestone! 🍎
Register your child for Kindergarten at a DSB1 school throughout the month of February.

Kindergarten registrations will be done completely online! Visit our Kindergarten page to learn more and to register your child!
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French as a Second Language Plan Presentation

January 18, 2022
Superintendent Niemi and her team presented the DSB1 French as a Second Language Plan to the Board of Trustees. on January 18, 2022.  The team presented highlights of the data gathered for the creation of the plan, as well as the goals that will be included in the plan.  The presentation was...
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Timmins High & Vocational School raised $2,000 for Living Space

January 06, 2022

Timmins High & Vocational School raised $2,000 for Living Space in memory of former student Riley Duchesne.  Dakota, Evan and Brady proudly presented the donation to Kelsey MacDonnell, Volunteer Coordinator with Living Space.  The funds raised will support the important work that Living Space is doing in the community.  We are so proud...
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The December Strategic Plan vignette is here!! 📣

December 15, 2021
 
This month, we asked our schools to show us how they connect with community partners.🙌
We’re so thrilled to see how our schools collaborate with community partners to create meaningful learning experiences for students! 💗






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This week is Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week.

November 22, 2021

This week is Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week.  
Bullying prevention and intervention is about more than eliminating bullying. Bullying prevention promotes the development of healthy relationships, both in-person and online.  These relationships are important to developing and maintaining mentally healthy and caring learning environments.  
Students who have quality...
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November's Vignette: Outdoor Learning

November 03, 2021

  This month, our Strategic Plan vignette features our strategic action of Growth Mindset.  Outdoor learning is a key component to fostering curiosity and building new skills.  
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Treaties Recognition Week

November 02, 2021

  Miigwetch to the students in the Cree classes at R. Ross Beattie Senior Public School for this beautiful video, reminding us that we are all treaty people.
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Parent Involvement Committee

October 27, 2021

The Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) had a great first meeting on Wednesday, October 20, 2021.  The meeting included 15 family members, a member of the community, the Chair of the Board and four school administrators!
PIC is open to any DSB1 family member who would like to participate.  
There are...
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Local Government Week is October 18 to 22!

October 18, 2021

This week, the DSB1 along with our partners at the Ontario Public School Boards’ Association (OPSBA), is working to raise civic awareness among our students by observing Local Government Week. 

School board trustees are the oldest form of elected representation in Ontario. Since 1807, generations of community-minded citizens...
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KLDCS Students explain this year's Skills Ontario robotics competition!

October 06, 2021

  Students at Kirkland Lake District Composite School created a video to explain this year's Skills Ontario robotics competition! 🤩

A message from the Technical Co-Chairs for the Skills Ontario Robotics competition:   “ I’m one of the Technical Co-Chairs for the Skills Ontario Robotics competition. I’m responsible for...
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National Day for Truth and Reconciliation - Mackenzie, Indigenous Student Trustee

October 01, 2021


​ “It is essential to commemorate National Day for Truth and Reconciliation because it honours all those still suffering from the intergenerational trauma caused by these injustices to the Indigenous people. It commemorates all those who are still suffering from these injustices, those who never made it home, all...
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National Day for Truth and Reconciliation - Ci-Bee

September 30, 2021
​ "The reason why it’s important to acknowledge the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation is to honour the survivors of the residential schools, to the mothers and fathers who never got to see their children again, and for those who lost their wild and free inner child that day, and...
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National Day for Truth and Reconciliation - Johanna

September 29, 2021

​"As a settler and a teacher, it is important for me to observe National Day for Truth and Reconciliation in a visible way. In order to develop a culture of caring and a sense of belonging in our schools, all students must be seen and heard. Steps like this will...
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National Day for Truth and Reconciliation - Noah

September 28, 2021
  Thank you Noah for sharing why the Calls to Action from the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada are so important.  Let us follow Noah’s lead and take action to improve our relations between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people in our country. 
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National Day for Truth and Reconciliation - Janelle

September 27, 2021
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Janelle, a DSB1 student, has an important message for all of us as the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation approaches.  She highlights why it is important to reflect on the legacy of residential schools and take action towards reconciliation.  
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National Day for Truth and Reconciliation - George Rose Paul Martin

September 24, 2021

" I'm a survivor. Put your orange shirt on and walk with us on September 30 for survivors everywhere. I love you all. Let's walk for our ancestors and always remember to love." -   George Rose Paul Martin
This year, September 30 will be designated as National Day for...
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Welcome Back!

September 10, 2021

It has been amazing to see so many smiling faces in our schools over the last week!  Wishing every DSB1 student and staff the best year ever! 

 

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Happy Retirement!

June 22, 2021

We would like to thank Superintendents Jo-Ann Farmer and Pearl Fong-West for their incredible years of service!  Both have had long and meaningful careers with District School Board Ontario North East (DSB1). Superintendent Farmer joined the organization in 1995 as a Vice-Principal.  She was also a Principal, Lead for Special...
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DSB1 Virtual Pride Parade

June 17, 2021

DSB1 is proud to bring to you our 2021 Virtual Pride Parade to celebrate Pride Month! 🌈 Thank you to the Mental Health Team for creating the video and to everyone who participated and showed us their Pride! Enjoy!
 
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#ReadyForKindergarten Contest Winners!

June 17, 2021


​We are so pleased to announce our three regional winners for the #readyforkindergarten contest!   🎉Congratulations to our Northern Regional winner Alaina from Cochrane Public School!   🎉Congratulations to our Central Regional winner Gavin from Bertha Shaw Public School!   🎉Congratulations to our Southern Regional winner Miles from New...
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June 2021 Strategic Plan Vignette

June 16, 2021
​   The June Strategic Plan vignette is here!! 📣
Check-out our last vignetter of the 2020-2021 School year! This month, we asked our schools to show us how they’ve been innovating throughout the Covid-19 Pandemic. 💪

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2021-2022 Student Trustees

June 02, 2021

District School Board Ontario North East (DSB1) Student Senate comprises three students from each secondary school, one of whom identifies as Indigenous. The Senate elected two Student Trustees and one Indigenous Student Trustee to represent them at the board table next year.  A motion was passed at the Board meeting...
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May 2021 Strategic Plan Vignette

May 19, 2021
  The May Strategic Plan vignette is here!! 📣
This month, we asked our schools to show us how they boost their mental health and well-being. Come see how our students and staff embrace wellness and well-being in this month’s vignette! 🙌

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Five Ways to Well-Being Challenge Winners

May 07, 2021
Congratulations to the  Five   Ways   to   Well-being   Challenge  winners! DSB1 participated in the Five Ways to Well-Being Campaign as part of Mental Health Week. 
We hosted a challenge, encouraging students to submit how they bring to life the Five Ways to Well-Being: Connect, Take Notice, Be Active, Keep...
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Distance Learning Announcement

April 29, 2021

Effective Monday, April 19, 2021, the government moved all students to distance learning indefinitely.  When there is a change in messaging, we will communicate this information.  Students in our high support classes continue to be support in-person or virtually. 
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Virtual Mental Health Symposium

April 22, 2021

The DSB1 Student Senate is proud to present the first ever Virtual Mental Health Symposium! The completely student-lead initiative will host numerous presentations from mental health organizations across Northern Ontario and will run throughout the morning of Wednesday, May 5th for all grade 7-12 students. 

9:15 -   Get...
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April 2021 Strategic Plan Vignette

April 21, 2021
  The April  Strategic Plan vignette is here!! 📣
This month, we asked our schools to show us how students engage in learning outdoors. Come see how our students and staffs embrace the great outdoors in this month’s vignette! 🙌

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March 2021 Strategic Plan Vignette

March 31, 2021

  Our Strategic Plan Vignettes are back by popular demand! 📣

 This month, we asked our schools to show us how they continue to build school spirit, and wow did they ever!  We’re so thrilled to see how our schools are keeping spirits high during these trying times.
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Raise Funds for Zack's Crib!

March 30, 2021

Ms. Pollock's BTT10A Class and Mr. Code's Grade 11 Welding Class from Timiskaming District Secondary School are hosting a Facebook auction from April 6 th to April 8 th to raise funds for Zack's Crib.
Zack's Crib is a local charity working towards developing and establishing a safe bed...
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Spartan Skills - Trades Up!

March 29, 2021
  Student Success and Pathways continues to support students in exploring skilled trades and showcasing their work.  They are hosting "Trades Up" skills competitions as a fun and creative way to engage students.  Here is a video of students at Englehart High School participating in Trades up.  They created 14 garden...
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Word Up Podcast

March 22, 2021
​ DSB1's Indigenous Instructional Coach, Erin Buchmann, has launched a podcast called Word Up.   She is joined by a different co-host from one of our schools and a special guest for each episode. Tune-in to explore and learn about our collective history and how we can prepare young people to create...
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Thank you Glencore Kidd Operations!

March 10, 2021
​ District School Board North East is truly grateful for the support and kindness from Glencore Kidd Operations. Their generous donation will go a long way in keeping our students, staff and schools safe during these trying times. It is with our greatest appreciation that we thank Glencore Kidd Operations for...
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Snow Sculpture Contest at RMSS

March 09, 2021


Our talented students and staff from Roland Michener Secondary School organized a snow sculpture challenge for the month of February. Snow piles were made by Mr. Beerman, a local contractor, and classes spent a few weeks making their sculptures. Check out the letter from Mrs. Standeven’s class, as...
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KLDCS Corona Can’t Challenge!

March 09, 2021

During the month of February, the students and staff from Kirkland Lake District Composite School took part in the "Corona Can’t Challenge". Check out their YouTube clip to see how they continue to thrive during the pandemic!   

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Confirmation of Self-Screening for Secondary Students

February 05, 2021
​ Starting on Monday, February 8, all secondary students will be required to show confirmation that they have completed and passed the self-screening tool at the beginning of the school day.  Students will be asked to show a screen capture of the self-assessment confirmation to their teacher.  Access the provincial screening...
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Timmins High & Vocational School Alumni Association

January 13, 2021
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Many students from every walk of life have walked the halls of  Timmins High & Vocational School  since its inception in 1923. Our shared educational experience draws us together, regardless of where our lives have taken us after graduation. We've graduated and moved on with...
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Mental Health Supports During the Holidays

December 21, 2020

We know that the holiday break will be different this year.  It has been a challenging year, and it has taken a toll on the mental health of many families and children. Beyond this, with school being closed, some of the usual supports for your children might not be...
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Preparing for January 4, 2021

December 18, 2020

We would like to thank all of our staff, students and families for their valued collaboration in keeping our schools as safe as possible since the beginning of the 2020-2021 school year. 
We are planning for schools to re-open on January 4, 2021.  
However, given that the...
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Holiday Spirit Day

December 14, 2020

On Friday, December 11, the board office staff challenged the staff across our schools to take part in a Holiday Spirit Day! It was a fun way to connect staff from Temagami to Hearst, and everywhere in between!  
Thank you to everyone who took part to have some fun together, ahead...
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Orange Shirt Day 2020

September 29, 2020

Orange Shirt Day is being honoured across Canada on September 30, 2020.     This important day provides an opportunity to continue the conversation about Canada's residential school system and the lasting impacts we see today.
District School Board Ontario North East (DSB1) is committed to reconciliation through the 94 calls to action from the Truth...
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New NBE Resources!

September 25, 2020
​We have received some amazing resources for our NBE teachers and students!


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School Re-Entry Vignette

September 23, 2020

DSB1 Staff and students are excited to be back in school! This vignette shows the safety measures put in place by DSB1 and the amazing learning that is happening in our schools. Enjoy!
  To learn more about our Strategic Plan, visit www.dsb1.ca
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Cree Language posters as a donation from Cree Mij Designs.

September 22, 2020

Mary Jane Archibald is the owner of Cree Mij Designs, located in Cochrane, ON. Cree Mij Designs is an Indigenous business that provides crafting supplies, sewing supplies and services, Indigenous gifts, language and culture services and so much more. Mary Jane is passionate about revitalizing the Cree Language “L” dialect....
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Public School Board Trustee Recruitment

September 08, 2020
​ District School Board Ontario North East requires a Public School Board Trustee to serve the communities of Timiskaming Shores, Temagami and Elk Lake   The successful applicant will serve on the Board of Trustees of District School Board Ontario North East and represent the interest of the area from Timiskaming...
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All Students must be Pre-Registered to Attend School

August 14, 2020

The Ministry of Education has announced that all District School Board Ontario North East (DSB1) schools will reopen in a conventional model with enhanced public health measures on September 3, 2020.   
This means that students will attend school all day, every day. 
Families must choose to either...
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August 10-14 Mental Health and Well-Being Seminars

August 11, 2020

Our Mental Health & Well-being Team understands that students may be experiencing a wide range of emotions and questions during these uncertain and unprecedented times.   Encourage your child to join them for weekly seminars designed to support their well-being and strengthen their resiliency.   Below is the schedule for the week of August 10 to 14,...
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August 4-7 Mental Health Seminars

July 31, 2020


Our Mental Health & Well-being Team understands that students may be experiencing a wide range of emotions and questions during these uncertain and unprecedented times.   Encourage your child to join them for weekly seminars designed to support their well-being and strengthen their resiliency.   Below is the schedule for the week of August 4...
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Mental Health and Well-Being Seminars - Week of July 20

July 16, 2020

Our Mental Health & Well-being Team understands that students may be experiencing a wide range of emotions and questions during these uncertain and unprecedented times.  Encourage your child to join them for weekly seminars designed to support their well-being and strengthen their resiliency.  Below are the offerings for the week of...
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English Indigenous Studies Course Q&A

July 03, 2020


English ​Indigenous Studies Course for All Grade 11 Students Questions and Answers   District School Board Ontario North East (DSB1) is committed to providing all students with rich, authentic learning experiences to ensure that every student will have access to rigorous and relevant curricula that reflect Indigenous history, culture...
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Letter to Families Regarding Mental Health Supports During the Summer

July 03, 2020


July 3, 2020
Dear families,
We are happy to share with you that our Mental Health & Well-being Team will be providing support services throughout the summer.   We understand that families and students may be experiencing a wide range of emotions and questions during these uncertain and unprecedented...
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June 2020 Strategic Plan Vignette

June 26, 2020

We are so pleased to share our June Strategic Plan Vignette, which celebrates the DSB1 community's successes this year!

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Message to Graduates from the Minister of Education

June 24, 2020

In the below videos, the Minister of Education, Stephen Lecce, congratulates all graduates as they have persevered through unusual circumstances this year.
Kindergarten graduates Grade 8 graduates Grade 12 graduates


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Message to Graduates from Trustees

June 24, 2020

The DSB1 Board of Trustees share an important message with the graduating class of 2020!
 
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TH&VS Grad - June 24th

June 22, 2020
​ Graduation is now: WED. JUNE 24.   We look forward to celebrating this event with our graduates and their families!  Access to the "Drive-In Graduation" at the Sportsplex parking lot begins at 9:00 p.m.  The ceremony will also be live streamed on Youtube for those unable to attend.  Congratulations class of 2020!...
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Pass the Cedar Challenge Video

June 22, 2020
​ June 21 is National Indigenous Peoples Day. It is a day to celebrate the unique heritage, cultural diversity and rich traditions of Indigenous peoples. DSB1 students and staff shared actions they are taking for Indigenous History Month. This video was created to celebrate National Indigenous People's day while honouring physical...
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Update on our Plan to Re-open Schools

June 18, 2020
​ Since the mandatory school closures across Ontario on March 13, District School Board Ontario North East (DSB1) has been exploring how to safely and responsibly re-open our schools.  
Although the Ministry of Education has said that students will return to the classroom in September, a formal announcement on the...
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Working Together To Keep our Communities Safe

June 18, 2020

District School Board Ontario North East (DSB1) is proud to work with the Porcupine Health Unit to raise awareness regarding overdose prevention and where to obtain Naloxone kits. 
Below, you will find information on where kits are available in the Timmins area. 
For more information, visit the Porcupine Health Unit Website. 
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Odyssey is Hiring Language Monitors

June 17, 2020

Odyssey is currently hiring Language Monitors.  To learn more and apply for this opportunity, please view the job posting below:
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Virtual Pride Parade

June 15, 2020

  So many of you submitted photos and videos for our Virtual Pride Parade!  A big thank you to Kelly Howard for compiling all of your submissions into this beautiful video!  #PrideInside
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Summer Science At Home

June 04, 2020

Science North is introducing a series of virtual summer camps to continue to engage youth in learning and innovation. 
Summer Science at Home will provide children with the opportunity to continue to learn about the wonderful world of science from the comfort of their home.
To learn more and register...
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National Indigenous History Month

June 01, 2020

In June, we celebrate National Indigenous History Month to honour the history, heritage and diversity of Indigenous peoples in Canada. DSB1 is committed to providing all students rich, authentic learning experiences to ensure that every student will have access to an intensive learning experience through the lens of Indigenous history,...
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Pride Month

June 01, 2020
​ Happy Pride Month!  Although celebrations may look a bit different this year, DSB1 is committed to highlighting this important month as the LGBTQI2S continues to work towards equity and justice in all aspects of their lives.
Follow us on social media to learn more about how to take part in...
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Valedictorian

May 07, 2020
​ Congratulations to Briana Sutherland! She has been voted Valedictorian for the Class of 2020
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Family Survey

May 04, 2020

As we embark in our fifth week of educator-led distance learning, we would like to hear from you. Please take a few minutes to share your thoughts about yours and your child’s experience with distance learning by completing this survey: https://forms.gle/Dei6kDZVaXnzMHv47 . Your opinion is important as we try to...
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Mental Health Week 2020

May 04, 2020
​ This Mental Health Week, take care of your mental health with the Five Ways to Well-Being!
Five Ways to Well-Being is a set of five simple, evidence-based actions which can improve well-being in everyday life.  Each weekday of Mental Health, we will promote one of the five actions. Join us...
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Professional Activity Day with Kevin Lamoureux

April 28, 2020


On Monday, April 27, 2020, DSB1 staff had the pleasure to learn with Kevin Lamoureux.  Mr. Lamoureux is a faculty member at the University of Winnipeg and a well-known public speaker. He has served as Associate Vice President for the University of Winnipeg, Education Lead for the National Centre for...
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2020-2021 Student Trustees Elected

April 23, 2020
​ On April 20, 2020, the District School Board Ontario North East (DSB1) Student Senate elected two new Student Trustees. A motion was passed at the April 21, 2020, board meeting to support the results of the selection process. We are pleased to welcome Rowan Glover from Englehart High School, who...
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A Message from the Director of Education

April 20, 2020
​ The Director of Education, Lesleigh Dye, shares an important message with students and families. 
You can also read her letter here. 
 
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Financial Support for Families

April 08, 2020
​ The Ministry of Education is providing financial support to parents to assist with the costs of educational resources during school and child care closures as a result of Ontario’s declared emergency to stop the spread of COVID-19.

Parents are eligible for a one-time per child payment of: $200 for...
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Tip Sheet for Families

April 08, 2020
We know that educator-led distance learning is new for everyone – for you, for your child, and for your child’s teacher. We created this tip sheet for families as we continue to learn together:    ​
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Graduation Photos

March 25, 2020
​TH&VS Grad Photos have been postponed to: April 14, 15, 16. Please visit the "Guidance" tab for more details.
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Carpentry and Cabinetmaking Skills Competitions

March 05, 2020
Englehart High School was host to the DSB1 regional Carpentry and​ Cabinetmaking Skills Competitions this week.  
Skills Competitions inform and engage Ontario youth to the fulfilling world of skilled trades and technologies.  DSB1 is proud to offer varied opportunities for students to engage in trades and pathways to support their  positive future stories. 
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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...
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TH&VS Wins UWC

January 08, 2020
​​TH&VS Blues won the annual United Way Challenge on Jan. 7, 2020 defeating the other 4 area high schools. This spirit competition is a fund raiser and awareness program for the United Way. The competition categories included games, a creative performance, spirit, entrance & banner. The Blues demonstrated enthusiasm, teamwork and sportsmanship! ...
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TH&VS Senior Boys Basketball Give Back

December 20, 2019
​ On December 19th, the Timmins High & Vocational School Senior Boys Basketball team, along with Principal Greg Vincze, served Christmas dinner to the residents and their families at the Walford Residence. Great community spirit by our very own Timmins Blues!


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TH&VS Blues Compete in DNA Swag Men's Hoop Classic

December 12, 2019

The Timmins High & Vocational School Senior Boys Basketball Team recently had the opportunity to travel to Moncton, New Brunswick, to take part in the DNA Swag Men's Hoop Classic Tournament.
This was a great opportunity for the team to participate in a highly competitive tournament.  The team worked hard...
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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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Timmins High New Track and Field Unveiling

October 01, 2019
​The new track and soccer field at Timmins High & Vocational School was officially unveiled today.  The event was a celebration of this important renewal project. 
The event was kicked off with a ribbon cutting and culminated with the first official soccer game on the field, featuring the TH&VS team versus O'Gorman...
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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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Timmins High Students Take Top Honours at OFSAA

June 10, 2019
The OFSAA track and field Championships were held at Guelph University this past week, June 6th-8th. This event showcases the top track and field athletes from across the province. 14 students from Timmins High & Vocational School competed this year. 
Last year’s OFSAA silver medalist in the Midget boys high jump, Corbin...
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DSB1 Students Elect New Senate and Student Trustees

May 09, 2019

On April 29, 2019, District School Board Ontario North East (DSB1) students elected a new Student Senate to represent them in the 2019-2020 school year. Two representatives from each of our nine secondary schools were elected to the 2019-2020 Senate, with an additional three Indigenous participants appointed.  At the...
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Peer Mentors

May 01, 2019
Timmins High and Vocational School students are mentoring students from Pinecrest Public School.  Students come together every few weeks to learn from each other, play games and participate in different activities.  A great initiative that shows the culture of caring and learning in our schools. 
This week, the students came together...
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Peer Mentoring

April 11, 2019
Pinecrest Public School and Timmins High and Vocational School are working together to begin a peer mentoring program. Child and Youth Workers Erica Hurteau-Ludgate and Shelley Robinson partnered with Brady Power and his travel and tourism class to bring the students together.  The older students will be working with the younger students...
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OSSTL - March 27 8:45 a.m.

March 26, 2019
​Please be reminded that all students writing the literacy test are to be in their respective classrooms by 8:45 a.m. on March 27.  All Grade 9 students are required to attend and write a practice test.
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TH and VS Food Drive

March 19, 2019
​ On Thursday, April 18 the students and staff of TH&VS are going door-to-door collecting non-perishable food items for the Timmins Food Bank and First Baptist Church Food Bank. Students are to come to school for a delicious pancake breakfast cooked and served by the teachers. After homeroom, students will get...
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TH&VS Competes at FIRST Robotics Canada

March 05, 2019
​ From March 1st to 3rd, Timmins High and Vocational School team 4704 competed in the 2019 FIRST Robotics Canada competition Deep Space.  
This event combines the excitement of sport with the rigours of science and technology. Students showcase their design and engineering skills and compete in Canada’s largest high school robotics competition....
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OFSAA 'AA' Boys basketball Championship

March 01, 2019
​Timmins High will be hosting OFSAA 'AA' Boys Basketball March 4-6.  Come out and cheer the boys on!  Go Blues!
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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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Register for the Trappers' Basketball Leagues!

February 19, 2019

Registration for the Trappers' Basketball Leagues is now open.  Divisions for Grades 4-6 and Grades 7-9 are available. 
To register, please complete this form and send to:
Peter Graham
Timmins High & Vocational School 451 Theriault Boulevard, P.O. Bag 2011 Timmins, Ontario P4N 8B2 Peter.Graham@dsb1.ca

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Winter Carnival - Feb. 27th

February 15, 2019
​ TH&VS is hosting its Winter Carnival on Wed. Feb. 27th.  Events include: both alpine and nordic skiing, snow boarding, snow shoeing, hockey, skating, scavenger hunt, games and more. Permission forms and payment are due to the homeroom teacher: Feb. 21st. Our goal is 100% student participation!  
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Gr. 8 Orientation - Feb. 20th

February 15, 2019
​ TH&VS is hosting their Gr. 8 Orientation - Wed. Feb. 20th - 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.​  All grade 8 students from all schools and their parents are welcome!  Meet the teachers, tour the school & enjoy the CANDY BAR!  Wear comfy shoes to participate in a fun game in the gym!
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TH&VS Seniors Win Consolation Championship

January 16, 2019
​ The Timmins High Senior Boys Basketball team won the Consolation Championship at the 24 Team St. Benedict's Invitational in Cambridge this past weekend. Jack Hagerty and Ethan Miron were selected to the Tournament All Star Team.  The team finished with a 4-1 record.  Their only loss was by a single point. ...
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TH&VS Concert Band play for Elementary Students

January 14, 2019

The Timmins High and Vocational School Concert Band played for students at Timmins Centennial, Pinecrest and W. Earle Miller Public Schools on Friday, Janaury 11th. The elementary students loved the concert and were inspired by the concert.  Thank you for sharing your talents!






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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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TH&VS Partners with Levis Foodland for Holiday Cheer

December 20, 2018

Each year, Timmins High & Vocational School Staff donate funds to provide turkey dinners to families over the holidays.  This year, the school partnered with Levis Foodland in Timmins to provide 18 full ​turkey dinners including dinner rolls and apple pies for Timmins High families.  Huge thank you to Dan Levis...
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Sonic Democracy Heard Around the World

December 07, 2018

Sonic Democracy is a musical band, made up of many talented young artists attending Timmins High & Vocational School.  The band includes 30 members, with junior and senior members working together to develop their skills under the direction of Dr. Barry Promane.  Members' different musical tastes fuse to create...
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TH&VS Hosts Ceremony for White Ribbon Day

December 07, 2018

On December 6 th , 2018,  Timmins High and Vocational School (TH&VS), in collaboration with the Ontario Secondary School Teacher's Federation (OSSTF), hosted a ceremony to commemorate the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women today.  This day, also known as White Ribbon Day, is observed...
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United Way Challenge 2018

December 06, 2018

TH&VS won "BEST ENTRANCE" at the annual United Way Challenge, Dec. 6, 2018. Congratulations BLUES!

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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...
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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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TH&VS - Career Fair Day

November 09, 2018
​ On Nov. 8th - 37 presenters, representing 26 different careers donated their time to provide valuable insight into their careers, assisting students to make wise choices for their future.
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Halloween

October 27, 2018

​TH&VS is hosting a:
Halloween Costume Contest
Haunted House $1
Pumpkin Carving Contest

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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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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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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...
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Timmins High Hosts KNOW MORE Tour

October 16, 2018
Timmins High and Vocational School is hosting the KNOW MORE Tour on October 19 th , 2018 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The tour is a nation-wide campaign to educate young people on the serious and growing opioid crisis in Canada. Students will have the opportunity to engage with...
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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...
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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 fortheparents@ontario.ca or auservicedesparents@ontario.ca.

An...
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NAC Class

October 02, 2018
​ Students in NAC 1OA made their very own Talking Stick with natural, and decorative materials, learned about the smudging ceremony, and had it smudged to activate a positive use for their speaking tool.
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Bladder Cancer Survivor

September 25, 2018
​ On Friday, September 21, TH&VS welcomed Bladder Cancer Survivor Ryan Lougheed with warm applause as he took the stage to discuss his battle with the disease. Students were entertained by Ryan's candid and optimistic approach to this very serious fight in which he is engaged. Ryan's message was to pay...
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TH&VS Supports Terry Fox

September 21, 2018
​A HUGE thank-you to all of our students, staff and families for supporting the Terry Fox Foundation with their annual runs, walks and other fundraisers. Cancer can be beaten! Here are a few photos from the Timmins High walk on September 21st.






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Terry Fox Walk - Fri. Sept. 21

September 19, 2018
A bake sale is being held & students of TH&VS are walking to support cancer research.


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SPIRIT / FROSH WEEK

September 05, 2018

Sept. 10 - 14th 
Themed dress days!
Games at lunch - on a voluntary basis.
Treats! (Smile Cookies, pizza, candy)
Teams/Clubs Display - Sept. 13th 
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First Day - Wed. Sept. 5th

August 16, 2018

Grade 9 Students - 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Assembly & Homeroom, Timetables & Lockers
Pizza lunch provided.  (Aug. 27th date cancelled due to ongoing construction).
1:00 p.m. - Grade 10, 11, 12
Assembly & Homeroom, Timetables & Lockers.
We look forward to seeing you!

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Sonic Rocks the House

June 27, 2018
​A huge pat on the back to Barry Promane and his Music students at Timmins High. Sonic Democracy played to a crowd of thousands at the annual Stars and Thunder event in Timmins. The band opened for the Julian Taylor Band, Virginia to Vegas and Marianas Trench.




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TH&VS Buzzes With Help!

June 22, 2018
​Students in the Grade 9/10 French Immersion Geography class at Timmins High, visited the Timmins Ecological Beekeeping Association recently,  to plant wildflowers to help the bees with their jobs. A fire in TEBA's main work garage this past winter sadly destroyed all of their equipment. The class got together, painted a bee themed jar, and...
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OFSAA Silver for Deblois

June 12, 2018
​Congratulations to Corbin Deblois from Timmins High and Vocational School! Corbin placed second in the midget boys high jump during the OFSAA Track and Field Championships at Toronto's York University last week. 
It was Timmins High's first medal at OFSAA in nearly 40 years! The last medal in track won by TH&VS...
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Sonic Rocks the House!

June 11, 2018
​Sonic Democracy performed their  year-end shows on June 8th and 9th at Timmins High. They also released their second album, Crossroads and Dreamlands , which is NOW AVAILABLE on all digital platforms. Friday night will be our official album release concert, as our album will go live on all digital services that night! Band members performed a...
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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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Gardening For Health

May 08, 2018
​Did you know that gardening is beneficial for mental health and well-being? Not only can regular gardening reduce mental health problems like depression and anxiety, but it can also reduce stress and combat high blood pressure. On May 8th, students and staff at Timmins High ad Vocational School partnered with the Porcupine...
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TH&VS Celebrates Mental Health Week

May 04, 2018
​The Jack Chapter at Timmins High and Vocational School is a youth led initiative that works to change how people think about mental health in their school communities. On May 3rd, the chapter prepared cookies to "take a bite out of stigma". The cookies were offered to parents and staff during parent-teacher interviews. Great job!

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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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Senior Blues Honoured

April 12, 2018
​Members of the Timmins High & Vocational School Senior Blues basketball team were honoured by Timmins Mayor Steve Black and City Councillors at the April 10th meeting of Timmins City Council. The team captured the bronze medal at the 2018 OFSAA Boys ‘A’ Basketball Championships in Cornwall Congratulations boys! .
Original article about their win...
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Sonic Democracy News

April 11, 2018
​On June 8th, 2018, Sonic Democracy will release Crossroads & Dreamlands, their second full-length studio album. The band, comprising 23 senior music students at Timmins High & Vocational School, under the creative direction of Barry Promane, is presently composing five songs that they will record at Coalition Music in Toronto in...
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Timmins High Makes Quarterfinals

March 26, 2018
​The Timmins High and Vocational School Robotics Team 4704 (Northern Lights Robotics) had a great showing at the Waterloo Regional FIRST Robotics Competition in late March. After 12 qualifying matches, the team was ranked 12 th out of 35 teams.   The team was selected to be in an alliance with 2 other teams...
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Timmins High Food Drive

March 22, 2018
​The students and staff of Timmins High and Vocational School will be doing their part to help the less fortunate in our community. After enjoying a pancake breakfast cooked and served by their teachers, students will board buses and go door-to-door in Timmins (the North end, Melrose and Mountjoy), collecting non-perishable food items for...
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Robotics Team Shines

March 07, 2018
​Members of the Timmins High Robotics team recently put their skills to the test at the FIRST Robotics Competition in Oshawa. After the first day of qualifiers, the team was ranked 3 rd out of 37 teams competing.  The team was able to make it to the quarterfinals, but lost 2 out...
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A Resounding Success!

March 06, 2018
​Timmins is indeed a City with a Heart of Gold! A car wash fundraiser put on by the students and staff of Timmins High and Vocational School on February 17th raised $12,000 for a Timmins student battling cancer. "Community support was overwhelming and many of us at the end of the day were brought...
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Trappers Basketball Registration

March 06, 2018
Trappers Basketball is back! The Trappers Basketball League provides boys and girls in the Timmins area with an opportunity to play in a competitive basketball league with no travel and minimal expense. The league is open to both boys and girls and will operate in two separate divisions. All players will...