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Three CSCNO secondary schools claim medals at regional Cardboard Boat Race competitions

December 6, 2017

Conseil scolaire catholique du Nouvel-Ontario (CSCNO) secondary schools stood tall at the Regional Cardboard Boat Race competition, taking home three medals. Some 30 Northern Ontario teams from various communities took part in the challenge.

Wawa’s École secondaire Saint-Joseph team made up of Démily Thibodeau-Bello, Patrick Chevrier, Aiden Laing and Kalev Trudeau placed first at the November 22 North-Western Competition in Thunder based on their ability to build a quick and sturdy cardboard boat. Their vessel navigated 25 metres in 17.2 seconds and carried a load of 280 kilograms.

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Experience and commitment: CSCNO President and Vice-President renew mandate

December 5, 2017

During its inaugural December 1, 2017 board meeting, Conseil scolaire catholique du Nouvel-Ontario (CSCNO) school trustees re-elected Mr. André Bidal as President for the 2017-2018 school year. Mr. Normand Courtemanche will serve as Vice-President for the same term. 

CSCNO Schools Are Spreading Joy this Holiday Season

November 29, 2017

Several Conseil scolaire catholique du Nouvel-Ontario (CSCNO) schools are doing their part to make the holiday season a little brighter for those in need, lending their support through a wide range of activities and initiatives.

Spaghetti Dinner at ESC l’Horizon

November 28, 2017

Everyone likes a good spaghetti dinner and it has been said that pasta tastes even better when the event also lends a helping hand to local community organizations. On Thursday, November 30, École secondaire catholique l’Horizon invites everyone to partake in its scrumptious spaghetti dinner at 1650 Valleyview Road in Val Caron.

The meal will take place at the school itself, from 4:30 to 7 p.m., with tickets costing only $7 for students and children, and $10 for adults. All proceeds will be donated to ALS research, the Elizabeth Centre in Val Caron and Horizon’s student council. In addition to great spaghetti, the evening will also feature over 15 local vendors, allowing diners to do a little Christmas shopping and support local businesses. A child care service will also be available during the dinner, with numerous activities available for the enjoyment of youngsters.