Welcome to John N Given!

Principal: Mrs. D. Zondag

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We are pleased to provide an outstanding education at John N Given Public School for our students. Innovative programs that meet the needs of all our students are taught by our dedicated and professional staff who care about your child. Our school provides extra-curricular opportunities that encourage the development of excellence, integrity and respect.

Our Board is focused on literacy and numeracy achievement and creating an environment where we are working together on our goal of success for every student. We also value the community partnerships and parent involvement which are so crucial to a successful education for our students.

We welcome your input and questions.

Pupil Accommodation

The Final Staff Report for the Consolidation of the John N. Given Public School Kindergarten to Grade 8 English Language Program at Tecumseh Public School and the Relocation of the John N. Given Public School Grade 7 and 8 French Immersion Program to McNaughton Avenue Public School will be presented at a Board Meeting on April 11 at 7 p.m. at the Chatham Education Centre. Those interested can also submit a request to delegate to Trustees on the Chatham Area Pupil Accommodation Review at the Regular Board Meeting on April 25.

More information about the Chatham Area Pupil Accommodation Review, including instructions for submitting a request to delegate, can be found on the Lambton Kent District School Board website. To learn more about the Pupil Accommodation Review, visit the Pupil Accommodation page.



Viola Learning

Voilà learning, in partnership with several school boards across Canada is offering live French teachers to provide Online Homework Help in French for your children. Starting October 3rd, 2016, teachers are available every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 5 pm to 8pm to help children in French as they work through their daily homework.

To register your child today, use the registration code: BonjourVoila