Collège Notre-Dame, ÉSC Champlain, ESC l’Horizon, ES du Sacré-Coeur and ÉSC Thériault to square off in Francophone Reach for the Top competition

February 23, 2017

On Friday, February 24, 12 teams representing Collège Notre-Dame (Sudbury), École secondaire catholique Champlain (Chelmsford), École secondaire catholique l’Horizon (Val Caron), École secondaire du Sacré-Coeur (Sudbury) and École secondaire catholique Thériault (Timmins) will square off in the Tournoi du Gros Cinq Sous (Big Nickel Tournament).  This contest measuring students’ knowledge will take place in the École secondaire catholique Champlain gymnasium (61 Brookside Drive, Chelmsford). Similar to the former Reach for the Top competition, the Tournoi du Gros Cinq Sous is the only French-language competition of this type to take place in Sudbury. Members of the media are invited to view the competition.

CSCNO signs a partnership with four Belgian Catholic educational institutions

February 21, 2017

On February 20, the Conseil scolaire catholique du Nouvel-Ontario participated in the signing agreement in Spa, Belgium, between the eight Ontario French language Catholic school boards and four Belgian Diocesan educational institutions. This important partnership seeks to develop a set of educational activities and to facilitate the sharing of experience, knowledge, teaching and learning methods, and pedagogical materials.

CSCNO students to discover the richness of the Métis and First Nations cultures

February 16, 2017

From February 21 to 23, students from three Conseil scolaire du Nouvel-Ontario (CSCNO) elementary schools in Greater Sudbury will interact with the Algonquin and Métis Elder from Northern Ontario, Marcel Labelle, in a learning activity that will enable both students and teaching staff to benefit by discovering the bounty of Métis and First Nations cultures. Members of the media are invited to attend.

CSCNO secondary school students shine at the “Quand ça nous chante” music festival

February 15, 2017

Conseil scolaire catholique du Nouvel-Ontario (CSCNO) high school musicians had the experience of a lifetime at the 14th annual “Quand ça nous chante” music festival. Some 270 up-and-coming musicians from more than 30 Ontario Catholic and public francophone secondary schools took part in this gathering, which took place from February 9 to 12 in Rockland.