news release

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

March 12, 2018

An unforgettable musical experience awaited some 375 francophone students from all across the province who gathered in Sudbury from March 3 to 6 for the Quand ça nous chante music festival. Collège Notre-Dame (Sudbury), École secondaire catholique l’Horizon (Val Caron), École secondaire catholique Jeunesse-Nord (Blind River) and École secondaire Notre-Dame-du-Sault (Sault Ste. Marie) from the Conseil scolaire catholique du Nouvel-Ontario took part in the 15th edition of the festival. This annual festival was organized by the Association des professionnels de la chanson et de la musique (APCM) in partnership with this year’s host school, ÉSC l’Horizon.

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Young CSCNO scientists to be showcased at science fair

March 7, 2018

Some 35 grade 7 and 8 students from five Conseil scolaire catholique du Nouvel-Ontario (CSCNO) elementary schools will gather in the École St-Denis gymnasium (1200 Ramsey View Court, Sudbury) on Wednesday, March 7, from 8:30 a.m. to 2:45 p.m., to take part in the CSCNO Science Fair. Members of the media are invited to meet the young scientists.

FitSpirit Launch at Collège Notre-Dame

March 5, 2018

On Wednesday, March 7, many girls between the ages of 12 and 17 will gather in the Collège Notre-Dame (100 Lévis St., Sudbury) gymnasium at 9:30 a.m. for the launch of the 2018 FitSpirit Campaign. Nina Kucheran, current CND swimmer and forthcoming Florida State University varsity athlete, will be sharing her personal story with the girls. Several other presentations and activities will also take place during the launch, which is scheduled to end at 10:30 a.m. Members of the media are invited to attend.

CSCNO students shine in the Great Robotics Challenge

March 2, 2018

Over 120 students from 17 Conseil scolaire catholique du Nouvel-Ontario elementary schools competed in the 15th annual Great Robotics Challenge (Grand défi robotique) that was held at Science North in Sudbury on February 28. The Grand défi robotique enables students from grades 4 through 8 to display their creativity, ingenuity and tenacity. This friendly competition encourages teamwork while initiating youngsters to the world of engineering and technology.

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