March 30, 2023


The Conseil scolaire catholique Nouvelon is pleased to announce that an important step in its project to build a new French-language Catholic elementary school in Hanmer / Val Thérèse has been reached. The Ontario Ministry of Education recently granted the school board the approval to proceed with the tender process. The CSC Nouvelon has already received the capital funding for the construction of this new school as well as the purchase of the property to build a new school for students currently enrolled at École Notre-Dame (Hanmer), École St-Joseph (Hanmer) and École Ste-Thérèse (Val Thérèse). The new school will be built on land located in Val Thérèse on Municipal Road 80 (formerly 69 North) at Shirley Avenue.

March 29, 2023


On Friday, March 31, from 9:30 a.m. to 1:45 p.m., grade 9 students from École secondaire catholique La Renaissance (Espanola) will take part in the activity entitled "Explore Construction Trades". This activity, offered through the Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program (OYAP), will take place in the premises of the Carpenters' Union, located at 159 Marier St. in Azilda.

March 28, 2023


Through a partnership with Collège Boréal, some grade 11 and 12 students from École secondaire du Sacré-Coeur (Sudbury) interested in pursuing a career in mechanical technology are pursuing their passion in a very stimulating learning environment. Registered in the Motors 1 dual credit program (DCP) since February, these students are learning in modern facilities at Collège Boréal. While completing high school level courses, students will be able to take college or apprenticeship credit courses.

March 23, 2023


École secondaire Notre-Dame-du-Sault’s (Sault Ste. Marie) robotic team will be heading to Dallas, Texas, from April 25 to 27 for the VEX Robotics World Championship. No less than 800 teams from around the world will compete in this high-level robotics competition. The Notre-Dame-du-Sault team, made up of Sophie Barrette, Liam Spacek, Gabriella Gutierrez and Luke Dallaire, is led by coach David Spacek.

March 22, 2023

The Conseil scolaire catholique Nouvelon (CSC Nouvelon), Rainbow District School Board (RDSB), Sudbury Catholic District School Board (SCSDB) and Conseil scolaire du Grand Nord have approved the School Year Calendar for 2023-2024.


March 13, 2023


The Conseil scolaire catholique Nouvelon is pleased to offer once again its Centre des petits program at École Notre-Dame-du-Sault (600 North St., Sault Ste. Marie) starting on March 21. This program seeks to support the future academic success of preschoolers. This free program enables youngsters between two and four years of age to play with their friends, parents or guardians while improving their French-language skills.


March 10, 2023


This year, parents and guardians of Conseil scolaire catholique Nouvelon students will have the opportunity to follow two free French as a second language programs. The Beginner 1 program will run for 15 weeks whereas the Beginner Conversation program is an 8-week course. Both programs, starting March 27, 2023, will be offered online by Collège Boréal. These programs will support Anglophone and Allophone parents as they learn and communicate in French to better support their child’s learning. The cost of the courses is covered by the CSC Nouvelon Parent Involvement Committee. However, spaces in both programs are limited.