Schools

The Show Must Go On … online that is.

Sacred Heart Drama Club and musical talents have been working hard over the last three months to put on the virtual drama presentation, The Show Must Go Online. Music/drama teacher Jodi Bourcier says the show was created by Beat by … Continue reading

Appointment of CSC Nouvelon Principal and Vice-Principal

The Conseil scolaire catholique Nouvelon school board has approved some new appointments for schools in Espanola and Elliot Lake. Education director Paul Henry says Pier-Olivier Arsenault has been appointed as Principal at École catholique Georges-Vanier in Elliot Lake and Mireille Miron … Continue reading

Cambrian College presents innovation challenge online

Moving the Cambrian College Student Innovation Challenge online led to some innovations by students using Zoom as their presentation platform. College director of Cambrian R&D programming, Mike Commito says the students have come up with innovations that will assist the … Continue reading

It’s Spirit Week!

School might be out, but the spirit is not lost. Espanola High School teachers are celebrating Spirit Week virtually and wish all their counterparts and students a fantastic day. PS Parents … Rainbow board has released report cards today and … Continue reading

Teaching music at a distance! Enseigner la musique à distance!

In these extraordinary times, incorporating creativity into home-based learning remains very important. Mr. Jean-Yves Bégin, a music teacher at the École secondaire catholique Franco-Ouest (Espanola), admits that teaching music from a distance is a little more difficult and comes with … Continue reading

New principal appointed for Blind River/Spanish

Principals and vice-principals have been appointed for the 2020-2021 school year by the Conseil scolaire catholique Nouvel-Ontario. Education director Paul Henry says the work continues to prepare for the fall including appointments. He says locally Hassan Azzi has been named … Continue reading

S Geiger students get tablets

A local union has provided students along the North Shore corridor with the means to go to virtual school. S Geiger Public School teacher Colin Granby says Unifor Local 74 of Espanola has donated 10 Samsung Galaxy tablets to families … Continue reading

Virtual learning for children begins today – phase 2

The Huron-Superior Catholic School Board is doing what it can to make sure every one of their students has access to virtual learning. Education Director, Rose Burton Spohn says their teachers are available today to assist families and their children … Continue reading

All CSC Nouvelon schools and daycare services to be closed from March 14 to April 5, 2020

Yesterday afternoon, the Conseil scolaire catholique Nouvelon was informed that the Ontario government is closing all schools across the province for two weeks (from March 14 to April 5) due to growing concerns about coronavirus (COVID-19). This ministerial decision aims … Continue reading

Viva Italia – ESC Franco-Ouest students get a taste of Italian culture

Earlier this week, students at École secondaire catholique Franco-Ouest (Espanola) learned a great deal during an Italy theme day. One of the highlights of this activity for the students was learning to make homemade pasta as well as various typical … Continue reading

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