Students take part in water initiative

There are yellow fish in the Nepahwin Lake watershed, but they’re not in the water.Teacher Colin Veevers says students were provided with brushes and stencils to paint yellow fish symbols with the words ‘Rain Only’ on area storm drains.He says … Continue reading

Rainbow Schools promote environmental stewardship during Waste Reduction Week

Staff and students in Rainbow Schools will participate in a series of challenges during Waste Reduction Week from October 18 to 22, 2021 – Community Clean-Up/Wear Blue Monday, Clothing Drive Tuesday, Waste Audit Wednesday, No Plastics Thursday, and Litterless Lunch … Continue reading

Celebrating the official opening of the new École catholique La Renaissance and Sacred Heart Catholic School

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 … Continue reading

École catholique La Renaissance students celebrate Franco-Ontarian Day for the first time in their new school

Friday, September 24, was a special day for students and staff at École catholique La Renaissance in Espanola. Having moved recently to their new school, students celebrated Franco-Ontarian Day by taking part in a march to the former École Saint-Joseph … Continue reading

CSC Nouvelon students celebrate Franco-Ontarian Day

On Friday, September 24, students and staff in various Conseil scolaire catholique Nouvelon schools displayed their Franco-Ontarian pride. Franco-Ontarians Day was celebrated throughout the schools though a series of fun-filled activities offered to students. Students had the chance to display … Continue reading

School ball tournament takes place today

It is the first major sporting event to take place at local schools this year. Huron-Superior Catholic District School Board’s East District Softball Tournament takes place today, which will include teams from Blind River, Elliot Lake, Massey, and Espanola. The … Continue reading

Elliot Lake’s Our Lady of Lourdes school has upgrades

Students at Elliot Lake’s Our Lady of Lourdes are enjoying the renovations that took place over the last few months. School Vice Principal Nadia Zanatta said the work includes new Kindergarten rooms featuring washroom facilities and water bottle filling station. … Continue reading

CSC Nouvelon students set to celebrate Franco-Ontarian Day

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 … Continue reading

McHutchion strikes twice as Express derail Cubs

ESPANOLA, Ont. – Ty McHutchion picked up a pair of goals while teammates Ryan Rubic, Josh Boucher and Kyle Caron dished out two assists apiece to help pace the Espanola Express to a 5-3 triumph over the Greater Sudbury Cubs … Continue reading

September 16: Rainbow Schools Wear Pink on 14th Stand Up Against Bullying Day

Staff and students in Rainbow Schools will wear pink on Thursday, September 16th as Rainbow District School Board marks its 14th “Stand Up Against Bullying Day”. “Wearing pink has become a tangible symbol of our collective commitment to safe schools,” … Continue reading