news release

November 12, 2021

The Conseil scolaire catholique Nouvelon is pleased to announce that the purchase of the property that will serve for the construction of a new French-language Catholic school in Hanmer / Val Thérèse has been finalized. The selected property, measuring 16,24 acres (6.572 hectares), is located in Val Thérèse on Municipal Road 80 (formerly Highway 69 North) at the intersection of Shirley Avenue.

November 2, 2021

Sébastien Whissell, a graduate from École secondaire catholique Champlain (Chelmsford), is among the three Canadian students to receive the Paul-Charbonneau Scholarship during the annual convention of the Fédération nationale des conseils scolaires francophones (FNCSF). Valued at $1,000, this scholarship is presented by the Fondation Éduquer en français to a high school graduate from each of the three regions of Canada (Atlantic, Ontario and West/North). This scholarship, awarded for the first time to a Conseil scolaire catholique Nouvelon graduate, aims to encourage the pursuit of post-secondary studies in French in a minority setting in Canada, while rewarding academic success, leadership skills and community involvement.

October 26, 2021

The health and safety of students and employees remains CSC Nouvelon’s top priority. Due to the declaration of COVID-19 cases at École Ste-Marie (Azilda) by Public Health Sudbury and Districts, École Ste-Marie will be closed until Friday, November 12, 2021. At the moment, students are expected to resume their in-class learning on Monday, November 15, 2021. If this return date should change, the CSC Nouvelon will inform parents of details.

October 7, 2021

Students, staff and friends of Espanola’s École catholique La Renaissance and Sacred Heart Catholic School celebrated the official opening of their new French and English-language Catholic schools earlier today. The outdoor ceremony, which respected COVID-19 restrictions and protocols, bore witness to the advancement of Catholic education in Espanola.

September 29, 2021

The Conseil scolaire catholique Nouvelon is proud to announce the appointment of Mr. Jhonel Morvan as Superintendent of Education. Mr. Morvan brings his educational training, administrative management and relevant teaching and learning experience in this field to the position, which he will take up on November 1, 2021.

September 29, 2021


Official opening of École catholique La Renaissance and Sacred Heart Catholic School

Members of the media are invited to the Official Opening of our joint educational and child care facility in Espanola. The new joint facility, located on Church Street in Espanola, houses École catholique La Renaissance, Sacred Heart Catholic Elementary School, and Our Children, Our Future Daycare / Garderie Nos Enfants, Notre Avenir.

September 21, 2021

All schools in Ontario’s 12 French-language school boards will unite on Friday, September 24, from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m., to celebrate virtually once again (Encore ensemble) Franco-Ontarian Day. Students from Conseil scolaire catholique Nouvelon schools will have the chance to participate virtually in this mega celebration and celebrate their belonging to the Franco-Ontarian community. The live broadcast will take place at and can be viewed until October 1.