Schools

La Renaissance students take part in improv workshops

On Thursday, April 4, grade 6 and 7 students from École catholique La Renaissance in Espanola took part in an improvisation workshop. Through to the support of Conseil scolaire catholique Nouvelon’s Francophone Identity Building team, the school had the opportunity … Continue reading

Innu artist Scott-Pien Picard to perform for CSC Nouvelon students

  From April 16 to 18, some 900 Conseil scolaire catholique Nouvelon students will have the pleasure of attending a performance by Innu artist Scott-Pien Picard during a school tour. His music, both captivating and universal, will transport students into … Continue reading

 Native hoop dancer wows students

By Rosalind Russell – Students at two Espanola schools were wowed by an Indigenous hoop dancer who is ranked one of the best in the world. Theland Kicknosway is a Potawatami and Cree, and a member of the Wolf Clan. … Continue reading

Sports – École La Renaissance Lynx’s stand out in basketball

By Rosalind Russell – The girls’ basketball team from École catholique La Renaissance in Espanola achieved a remarkable feat earlier this week by winning a tournament involving no fewer than six teams representing elementary schools in Espanola and the North … Continue reading

ÉSC La Renaissance finishes in top ten at provincial alpine skiing championship

Ava Currie, a grade 9 student at École catholique La Renaissance (Espanola), recently placed among the top 20 skiers at the Ontario Federation of School Athletic Association’s alpine skiing championship. This young athlete placed 6th in the giant slalom and … Continue reading

École Sainte-Anne enjoy a fun-filled winter carnival

Prior to the start of their well-deserved March Break, students at École Sainte-Anne in Spanish had a great time at the Winter Carnival! Working in teams, they took part in a variety of fun-filled challenges involving the arts, sports, engineering … Continue reading

Rainbow Board and Student Services Staff reach local tentative agreement

Rainbow District School Board and the Federation representing Professional Student Services Personnel (PSSP) in Sudbury, Espanola, and Manitoulin Island have reached a tentative agreement at the local level. The employee group is represented by the Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation … Continue reading

ÉSC La Renaissance students ensure the transfer of 18,000 speckled trout into a favourable ecosystem

Since the launch of the Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM) in Environment at École secondaire catholique La Renaissance in September 2023, students are offered the opportunity to acquire a solid background of knowledge and skills specific to the environment sector. … Continue reading

Rainbow Board and OSSTF secondary teachers reach tentative local agreement

Rainbow District School Board and the Federation representing more than 350 permanent secondary teachers in Sudbury, Espanola and Manitoulin Island have reached a tentative agreement at the local level. Details of the agreement will be presented to members of the … Continue reading

Rainbow students take part in Technological Skills Competition on February 28th

Rainbow District School Board will host its 17th annual Technological Skills Competition on Wednesday, February 28, 2024. The event will take place at Cambrian College in Sudbury and the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners Local 2486 in Azilda. Some … Continue reading