DECEMBER 20, 2017 – Last evening at the Annual Organizational Meeting of the Near North District School Board, David Thompson was voted in as Chair. Mr. Thompson has been a Trustee with the Board since 2006, serving consecutive terms as Chair since 2014 and as Vice Chair from 2010-2013. Trustee James Beatty was acclaimed for […]
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A book created by five Parry Sound High School students won a national Me to We contest held this past summer. Building Our Bridge: Our Journey of Reconciliation was written and illustrated by Mackenzie Elwes, Taylor Judge, Sara Burns, Dawson Bloor and Gracie Crafts. Me to We empowers youth to transform their communities, locally and […]
November 28, 2017 – The last of four learning sessions to share knowledge and understanding of local Indigenous culture, history and celebrations supporting reconciliation is taking place at Woodland Public School on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
People for Education has extended the deadline for its Annual Ontario School Survey. We hope that you are able to find time to participate. The survey only takes about 20 minutes and can be found here.
November 13, 2017 – The Near North District School Board is pleased to announce that West Ferris Intermediate and Secondary School in North Bay has been recognized as an Apple Distinguished School for 2017–2019 for its exemplary work of the STEAM program.
The proposed Executive Compensation Program sets out a rational compensation approach for executive positions across all school boards, including those in our Board. The school boards are committed to meeting the intent and goals of the Ministry of Education and Treasury Board Secretariat to ensure responsible and transparent executive compensation management in the Ontario broader […]
October 31, 2017 – A book created by five Parry Sound High School students won a national Me to We contest held this past summer. Building Our Bridge: Our Journey of Reconciliation was written and illustrated by Mackenzie Elwes, Taylor Judge, Sara Burns, Dawson Bloor and Gracie Crafts. Me to We empowers youth to transform […]
At Parry Sound High School, teachers and started with a large native drum. Now, with the help of We organization, they create harmonious happenings for Indigenous … Read more…
One of Almaguin Highlands Secondary School teachers receives award. Read more…
EQAO has released the results of the Grades 3, 6 and 9 Assessments of Reading, Writing and Mathematics as well as the Grade 10 Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test. Click here for Media Release and more information: EQAO-Media-Release-September-20-2017