Schools

Cambrian College Receives Big Boost For Entrepreneur Program

Fifteen young adults are taking part in a new program to help them develop their own business ideas and get them off the ground. Cambrian College’s Espanola campus was the host site for a federal MP who had a sizable … Continue reading

September 14: Rainbow Schools Wear Pink on 10th Stand Up Against Bullying Day

Staff and students in Rainbow Schools will wear pink on Thursday, September 14th, 2017, as Rainbow District School Board marks its tenth “Stand Up Against Bullying Day”. “Once again, this small gesture will go a long way in demonstrating our … Continue reading

Rainbow District School Board approves $201 million budget for 2017-2018

Rainbow District School Board approved a budget of $201 million for the 2017-2018 school year at its regular meeting on July 4, 2017. The budget provides the financial framework for the ongoing implementation of Strategic Directions 2016 – 2020. “With … Continue reading

KIDS RUN AND JUMP TO VICTORY AT ENGLISH CATHOLIC TRACK MEET

The Huron-Superior Catholic District School Board has wrapped up another track and field competition and students from area schools won in several categories. In Atom Boys, Brody Berthelot of St. Mary in Massey won the 100 metres while the softball … Continue reading

Sleeping On The Job Pays Off Big Time – Franco Ouest Wins National Competition

A&A readers may remember Ecole Franco-Ouest’s sleep out challenge that took place on April 12th at Giant Tiger in Espanola. Well sleeping on the job has paid off in a big way for the Espanola secondary school. It was a … Continue reading

Cambrian Students Highly Satisfied With College Experience: Sudbury

Cambrian College students have given their College high marks when it comes to student satisfaction, according to the 2016-17 Key Performance Indicators (KPI) survey released on April 19. Students rated Cambrian above the provincial average of all 24 Ontario community … Continue reading

HSCDSB Unveils Google Apps For Education – Technology Makes Another Big Move In The Classroom

Having embraced information technology in the classroom for over a decade, the Huron-Superior Catholic District School Board (HSCDSB) has now implemented a plan to allow students and staff to access one more online educational tool beyond the school day. The … Continue reading

Students From A.B. Ellis Public School Take Their First Step In Entrepreneurship

Students From A.B. Ellis Public School Take Their First Step In Entrepreneurship: Public Sale Just Around The Corner For Public To Check Out Their New Products Photo – Students from Grade Seven and Eight at AB Ellis Public School in … Continue reading

Sacred Heart School Demolished – Next Step Ground Prep For A New Triple School

The demolition process has begun to make way for a new joint triple school in Espanola. St. Louise de France church was demolished last fall and Sacred Heart School in Espanola was taken down over the last couple of weeks. … Continue reading

Webbwood School Will Be Closed

Rainbow District School Board trustees made decisions regarding the accommodation of students in six planning areas during a Special Board Meeting, Tuesday, February 7, 2017. Webbwood Public School will be consolidated into S. Geiger Public School in Massey. “On behalf … Continue reading