news release

Celebrating 20 years of French Language Catholic Education

Mai 3, 2018

The Conseil scolaire catholique du Nouvel-Ontario (CSCNO) is celebrating its 20th anniversary of existence during this year’s Catholic Education Week from May 6 to 12. The Catholic Education Week, with this year’s theme “Renewing the Promise,” will highlight the value of a Catholic education offered by the province’s Catholic boards as well as the superior quality of French language education offered by the Francophone Catholic schools. After 20 years of solid work and achievements, Catholic schools truly stand out, which is why more than 70% of Francophone parents choose a Catholic education for their children.

Celebrating 50 Years of success at École St-Étienne!

May 2, 2018

École St-Étienne (Dowling) will be celebrating its 50th anniversary this Saturday, May 5. Over 180 former students, families and staff members will gather at the Dowling Leisure Centre (70 Main St. West) at 5 p.m. for the homecoming evening. Guests are also invited to tour the school (located at 70 Houle Ave.) at 4 p.m. before making their way to the Leisure Centre. Members of the media are invited to attend these events highlighting an important moment in the history of the school and the community of Dowling.

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Some 500 students from across Ontario to gather in Greater Sudbury for the Franco Basketball tournament

April 27, 2018

From May 1 to 3, some 500 young athletes from 38 boys’ and girls’ teams will gather in Greater Sudbury to take part in the 40th Franco Basketball Tournament. Organized by the Conseil scolaire catholique du Nouvel-Ontario (CSCNO) with the support of the Conseil scolaire public du Grand Nord de l’Ontario, this tournament will bring together grade 7 and 8 students from several Ontario Francophone Catholic and public school boards to allow them to compete in a friendly basketball tournament, while also building friendships with Franco-Ontarian students from all over the province.

New student trustees elected to the CSCNO board for the 2018-2019 school year

April 25, 2018

The Conseil scolaire catholique du Nouvel-Ontario (CSCNO) is proud to announce the election of two new student trustees for the 2018-2019 school year.

For the Algoma and Manitoulin Districts, Cloey Odenback, a grade 10 student at École secondaire catholique Franco-Ouest (Espanola), will succeed Emily Fox. As for the Sudbury District, Vanessa Morris, a grade 10 student at École secondaire catholique Champlain (Chelmsford), will follow in Simon Paquette’s footsteps. Cloey and Vanessa will begin their new one-year mandate on August 1, 2018.