news release

ÉSC Champlain receives financial support to enhance technology initiatives offered to students

March 27, 2018

Every year, the Sudbury branch of the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum provides funding for educational initiatives in the areas of technology and engineering. This year, the Institute granted $4,000 to École secondaire catholique Champlain (Chelmsford). The funds will be used for three school technology initiatives.

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École Champlain student appointed to the Minister’s Student Advisory Council of Ontario

March 21, 2018

Vanessa Morris, a grade 10 student at École secondaire catholique Champlain (Chelmsford), was selected as one of 60 students to be the voice of Ontario’s 1.9 million students on the Ontario Ministry of Education Minister’s Student Advisory Council for 2018-2019. Council members share their ideas and reflections with the Minister of Education on ways to further enhance Ontario’s public education system. Council members also offer advice, particularly as it pertains to the Ministry’s efforts to strengthen student commitment.

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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.