news release

June 3, 2014

The fifth Franco-Espo, Espanola’s Francophone Catholic Pride rally is scheduled to take place on Thursday, June 12. This year, some 700 Francophone Catholic students from across Espanola and the North Shore area will gather for the pride event and celebrate the vitality of their faith, language and culture.

May 29, 2014

The Ministry of Education recently confirmed funding for the revitalization of education in Espanola. The Conseil scolaire catholique du Nouvel-Ontario (CSCNO), Huron-Superior Catholic District School Board (HSCDSB) and Rainbow District School Board will now be able to proceed with school revitalization projects.

May 29, 2014

On June 5, Mélanie-Rose Frappier, a grade 11 student at École secondaire du Sacré-Coeur in Sudbury, will stand among a group of students from across Canada selected to receive the prestigious Canada’s Top 20 Under 20 Award (20 ados avec brio).  Held annually, the Canada’s Top 20 Under 20 Awards recognize 20 young people under the age of 20 from across the country, chosen by members of the Order of Canada for their exceptional leadership, innovation and achievement.  Youth in Motion will celebrate the 20 recipients during the Top 20 Under 20™ Awards Breakfast Celebration, to take place in Toronto.

May 28, 2014

On Thursday, June 5, at 10:30 a.m., some 1,800 grade 6, 7 and 8 francophone students from some 30 Greater Sudbury, Sudbury East, North Shore, Algoma and other Northern Ontario schools will gather at Bell Park’s Grace Hartman Amphitheatre for the St-Jean Baptiste performance featuringthe Franco-Ontarian artist Stef Paquette.

May 27, 2014

Later this week, cyclists taking part in The Great Canadian Ride (La Grande Traversée) will stop at two Conseil scolaire catholique du Nouvel-Ontario (CSCNO) schools during their trek across Northern Ontario. This group of Francophone cyclists will be provided a warm welcome by students and staff from École Notre-Dame-du-Sault (Sault Ste. Marie), École Saint-Joseph (Blind River) and École secondaire catholique Jeunesse-Nord (Blind River) on May 29, 30 and 31.

26 may 2014

SUDBURY – The University of Sudbury and Sudbury’s École secondaire du Sacré-Coeur will proceed with the planting of 100 trees, generously donated by Collège Boréal, on Tuesday, May 27, at 10 a.m.on the grounds of École secondaire du Sacré-Coeur (261, Notre Dame Avenue, Sudbury).

May 21, 2014

Sierra Howald, a grade 12 student at Sudbury’s École secondaire du Sacré-Cœur, was awarded the Ontario Medal for Young Volunteers during a Ceremony held on May 14 in the Ontario Lieutenant-Governor’s Suite. The Honorable David C. Onley was on hand to present the award to seven exceptional youths selected from over 300 candidates. Sierra received this prestigious award in recognition of her community involvement that has an impact on many of her fellow citizens.