Espanola School Medals At Northern Ontario Music Festival

The Sacred Heart Catholic School Jazz Band from Espanola performed at the Northern Ontario Music Festival over the weekend of March 2nd. The band, led by Jodi Bourcier, received a silver award and Shannon MacPherson received an award for outstanding … Continue reading

Espanola Spartans Shut Out Lockerby In Finals

A packed house was on hand to watch the Espanola High School Senior Boys win their division title. The Spartans shut out the Lockerby Vikings, 2 to nothing, at the championship game at the Espanola Recreation Complex on Monday, March … Continue reading

Biidaaban Hockey Classic Crowns AB Ellis The Winner

Every year, elementary school students get together for the Biidaaban Hockey Classic. Hosted by Biidaaban School in Sagamok Anishnawbek First Nation, school teams took to the ice to challenge each other. It was a clean sweep for AB Ellis Public … Continue reading

Jack Talks: Youth Talk To Youth About Mental Health

Jack Talks are coming to Rainbow secondary schools in February as part of Rainbow District School Board’s ongoing efforts to continue the conversation about mental health. Guest speakers Ashley Quackenbush and Yasseen Tasabehji from will use the power of … Continue reading

Several CSCNO Schools Heading to Regional Cardboat Boat Races

Several elementary schools from the Sudbury and Algoma districts will be taking part in the regional cardboard boat races in Espanola next week. The competition, organized by Skills Canada, will be taking place at A.B. Ellis School on Tuesday January … Continue reading

Open-House and Kindergarten Registration at Espanola’s École Saint-Joseph

Parents wishing to register their child in a full-time French-language Kindergarten program are invited to come discover École Saint-Joseph (Espanola) during its Open House on Tuesday, January 15, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and from 1:15 to 4 … Continue reading

What Would Christmas Be Without School Concerts?

Sacred Heart School in Espanola is just one of several schools who held a Christmas pageant to mark the season. Plenty of talent to be found in our younger citizens. Photos by Rosalind Russell

Espanola High School Off To Provincials – Cardboard Boat Race Regional Winners

Photo: Creativity is a huge part of Skills Ontario Cardboard Boat Races 2018. Local area high schools have made it to the cardboard boat race provincial finals. Espanola High School, École secondaire catholique Champlain, L’école secondaire Saint-Joseph and École secondaire … Continue reading

Cardboard And Duct Tape Create A Unique Challenge

What can you do with cardboard and duct tape? Build a boat, of course. Skills Ontario hosted Cardboard Boat Races at the Espanola Regional Recreation Complex in early December. Espanola High School students put their design skills to work to … Continue reading

Rainbow secondary schools host Information Nights for Grade 8 students

Photo: From left, Georgia Wilson of Valley View Public School, James Butcher of Churchill Public School and Harrison Wilson, Apollonia Gil-Alfau and Lara El-Darazi of Confederation Secondary School display the Rainbow District School Board Transition Guide to help Grade 8 … Continue reading