news release

Sacré-Coeur student wins national Aboriginal Youth Achievement Award

October 15, 2013

Mélanie-Rose Frappier, a grade 11 student at École secondaire du Sacré-Coeur in Sudbury, was selected as one of the recipients of the Aboriginal Youth Achievement Award. This national distinction, presented annually by the Congress of Aboriginal People’s National Youth Council, recognizes youth for their achievements and contributions as role models. The award ceremony will take place in Ottawa on Friday, October 18.

Forty-five students take part in the 5th annual CSCNO golf tournament

October 1, 2013

Sudbury – On September 27, 45 grade 7 and 8 students (34 boys and 11 girls) from nine Conseil scolaire catholique du Nouvel-Ontario (CSCNO) schools took part in the 5th annual CSCNO golf tournament. This competition enabled the talented St-Denis (Sudbury), St-Joseph (Sudbury), Félix-Ricard (Sudbury), St-Augustin (Garson), Jean-Paul II (Val Caron), Notre-Dame (Hamner), Ste-Marie (Azilda), Alliance St-Joseph (Chelmsford) and Saint-Joseph (Espanola) golfers to benefit from a friendly competitive encounter with fellow students from neighbouring French Catholic schools.

CSCNO students learn about the realities of residential schools

September 30, 2013

As part of Native Education awareness initiatives in Conseil scolaire catholique du Nouvel-Ontario schools, a group of grade 10 students from École secondaire catholique Champlain (Chelmsford) will take part in an activity designed to raise awareness on the realities of the residential school system in Canada. This activity, hosted by Laurentian University’s Indigenous Programs, will take place in the J.N. Desmarais Library Archives on Tuesday, October 1, from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Principal named for École St-Dominique

September 26, 2013

The Conseil scolaire catholique du Nouvel-Ontario (CSCNO) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mrs. Michèle Fortier as Principal at École St-Dominiquein Sudbury. Mrs. Fortier benefits from a wealth of experience having worked as teacher and vice-principal in various CSCNO schools. She will assume her new functions on September 30, 2013.