news release

October 4, 2022

During the night of Wednesday, October 5, some 100 students from École secondaire catholique Champlain (Chelmsford) will take part in the Homeless for a Night activity, accompanied by staff members. This year marks the 12th Homeless for a Night event for Champlain. This awareness activity will begin at 4 p.m. in the ÉSC Champlain school property located at 61 Brookside Road in Chelmsford. The event will conclude on Thursday, October 6, at 8 a.m.

October 3, 2022

It is with great pride that École secondaire catholique l’Horizon (Val Caron) offers the Hockey Canada Skills Academy (AHHC) Program since the start of the 2022-2023 school year. Available to students in grades 11 and 12 at ÉSC l’Horizon, this specialized program allows students with a passion for hockey to perfect their mastery of the sport within the framework of the school day and earn two credits toward their Ontario Secondary School Diploma. ÉSC l’Horizon is the first French-language secondary school in the Greater Sudbury to offer this program which is available at a cost of $400 per student. The fees will help cover certain costs related to the program including arena rental, transportation and equipment.

September 27, 2022

Media representatives are cordially invited to attend the Conseil scolaire catholique Nouvel Annual Elementary School Golf Tournament on Thursday, September 29. No less than 68 grade 7 and 8 students will gather at the Twin Stacks Golf Club in Coniston (84 Smelter Rd.) to take part in this annual friendly competition. Students from the following 12 schools will be competing: Ste-Marie (Azilda), Alliance St-Joseph (Chelmsford), Notre-Dame de la Merci (Coniston), St-Étienne (Dowling), La Renaissance (Espanola), St-Augustin (Garson), Notre-Dame (Hanmer), St-Paul (Lively), St-Antoine (Noëlvile), Jean-Paul II (Val Caron), St-Denis (Sudbury) and Félix-Ricard (Sudbury).

September 21, 2022

On Thursday, September 22, some students and staff from École catholique La Renaissance (Espanola) will gather at their community's city hall to take part in a historic Franco-Ontarian flag raising ceremony. Having recently adopted a resolution to officially recognize the Provincial Franco-Ontarian Fay, the municipal council of Espanola will proceed with the raising of the Franco-Ontarian flag for the very first time in front of a municipal building.

September 20, 2022

While the provincial Franco-Ontarian Day will be observed on Sunday, September 25, Conseil scolaire catholique Nouvelon students will celebrate this day along with staff and parents in their school on Thursday, September 22, or on Monday, September 26. They will be able take part in a multitude of activities in their schools and communities planned to honour the strength of their francophone community. The following is a list of activities hosted by CSC Nouvelon schools. Members of the media are invited to attend.

September 15, 2022

Starting in November 2022, Carrefour Options+, Conseil scolaire catholique Nouvelon’s continuing education school, will offer the Personal Support Worker (PSW) program in Sudbury. Offered to students 18 years of age and older, this program will allow those interested in becoming a PSW to be trained in French in order to provide care to individuals and families in a variety of settings, including long-term residential institutions and community home care agencies. CSC Nouvelon is the second school board to offer this program in French in Ontario.

September 1, 2022

Conseil scolaire catholique Nouvelon staff members are looking forward to welcoming students on Tuesday, September 6, the first school day of the 2022-2023 school year. This year’s theme is “L’éducation catholique : À plusieurs, nous sommes un” (Catholic Education: Together in Faith). “So we, being many, are one body in Christ, and every one members one of another.” (Romans 12, 5)