news release

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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CSCNO students to take part in upcoming Francophone Youth Parliament at Queen’s Park

March 2, 2018

From March 6 to 10, six Conseil scolaire catholique du Nouvel-Ontario (CSCNO) students will be among the 80 Franco-Ontarian students to take part in the 12th Provincial Francophone Youth Parliament. This activity will enable students to become familiar with Ontario’s parliamentary system and the workings of the Ontario Legislative Assembly.

The following students have been selected to participate in this learning activity: Brook Morneau, and Mélina Chouinard, Collège Notre-Dame (Sudbury); as well as Dakota Mathieu and Aidan Greenfield, École secondaire Notre-Dame-du-Sault (Sault-Ste-Marie).

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Four CSCNO school teams to compete in the Provincial Cardboard Boat Race Championship

March 1, 2018

Four teams from Conseil scolaire catholique du Nouvel-Ontario (CSCNO) schools are making their way to Waterloo for the Provincial Cardboard Boat Race Championship as a result of their outstanding performances at the regional level. The team from École catholique Georges-Vanier (Elliot Lake) will compete in the elementary championship on March 7, 2018, while teams from École secondaire du Sacré-Cœur (Sudbury), École secondaire catholique Champlain (Chelmsford) and École secondaire Saint-Joseph (Wawa) will compete at the secondary school level on March 8.

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