Welcome to the Sir James Dunn Public School Website

​Welcome to the Sir James Dunn Public School website for the 2017-2018 school year. This website will provide you with information on all of the great student-driven activities that take place at SJD and we encourage you to visit it often.

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Education Week at SJD – Celebrating The Arts

Last week the students of SJD were busy exploring their artistic talents. Back in October, the grade 8 students applied for, and received, a SpeakUp Grant. SpeakUp grants are provided by the Ministry of Education for funding Student Voice Initiatives. This grant provided the opportunity for the students of SJD to bring an artist for a week to their school and work with all the students. Ms.Taimi
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SJD Celebrates 100 Days of School

The 100th day of school was a great celebration at SJD. The JK/SK class made special edible necklaces out of 100 fruit loops, funky 100th day glasses and had cake with 100 sprinkles! The grade 1-2 class had an art lesson about What does a “100 Look Like”, they wrote 100th day poems and did 100 different exercises for fitness class! The grade 3-4
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SJD students Hit the Slopes at Searchmont

On February 14th, Valentine’s Day, 30 students hit the slopes at the Searchmont Ski Resort in Sault Ste. Marie.  After receiving lessons from qualified instructors the skiers and snowboarders enjoyed a sunny, warm day on the slopes.  Mrs. Bernath and Mr. Culhane were so impressed with how well the students persevered through some of the challenges that this hill had to offer.  Skiing and
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