news release

May 24, 2022

As part of its efforts to encourage and ensure equity, respect and inclusion in its school communities, the Conseil scolaire catholique Nouvelon, in collaboration with its Parents’ Participation Committee, launched the production of a series of four videos. This project seeks to raise awareness within the board’s school communities and provide a better appreciation of the different cultures that surround them, and more particularly the cultures of the First Nations, Métis and Inuit. In addition, these videos will offer a brief overview of the impact of colonization on some forms of artistic expression. This initiative, made possible through funding from the Ontario Ministry of Education, benefits from the support of Parents, partenaires en éducation. 

May 18, 2022

Mr. Paul Henry, Director of Education and Secretary-Treasurer of the Conseil scolaire catholique Nouvelon, was recently selected to serve as President of the Council of Ontario Directors of Education in 2022-2023. The CODE is an advisory and consultative organization composed of the Directors of Education of all 72 district school boards in Ontario and the Consortium du Centre Jules-Léger (CCJL). It is the common public voice of senior school district administrators working with government and various associations.

May 18, 2022

Students and staff of École Jean-Paul II (Val Caron) gathered on Tuesday, May 17, on the school grounds during a rally to celebrate the success of a fundraising campaign in support of the victims of the ongoing war in Ukraine. This activity, highlighting the importance of human solidarity, included the presentation of a donation worth $2,030.25 to the Relief Fund for the Humanitarian Crisis in Ukraine to Ms. Louise Trudel of the Canadian Red Cross.

May 17, 2022

Conseil scolaire catholique Nouvelon’s French-language Catholic elementary schools are inviting children who are starting Kindergarten in September 2022, along with their families, to take part in their “Bienvenue à la maternelle” (Welcome to Kindergarten) event. . Parents who have not registered their children in a CSC Nouvelon school still have time to register for this event by calling their neighbourhood school.

May 13, 2022

The high quality of their science projects has enabled two Conseil scolaire catholique Nouvelon students to qualify for the 2022 Canada-Wide Science Fair taking place virtually this week from May 16 to 20. Maxine Maillet and Jasmine Lauzon, students at Collège Notre-Dame (Sudbury), are among the thousands emerging Canadian scientists from grades 7 through 12 to participate in some 100 regional science fairs throughout the country. They will present their research as well as compete to represent their region in the Canada-Wide Science Fair.

May 9, 2022

On Thursday, June 9, at 6:30 p.m., Collège Notre-Dame’s (CND) Le Bistro singing café will present its new repertoire to the public. The concert will take place in the school gymnasium located at 100 Lévis Street in Sudbury. After two years without a live presentation, the students are proud to be able to present an in-person show. Tickets are $5 each and snacks will be available for purchase during the intermission. There will also be a sale of works of art created by the school’s visual arts students.

May 3, 2022

During its April 26, 2022 meeting, the Conseil scolaire catholique Nouvelon (CSC Nouvelon) announced that it will proceed with the selection of a school board trustee to represent constituents living in Greater Sudbury’s Zone 5 (Wards 7 to 12). This decision stems from the recent passing of former trustee André Bidal, who was first elected to serve as a CSC Nouvelon school trustee in 2000.