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Orange Shirt Day

Orange Shirt Day

Schools across Nipissing-Parry Sound Catholic District School Board celebrated Orange Shirt Day in September. Orange shirt day is an opportunity for staff and students to honour residential school survivors and raise awareness about anti-racism and anti-bullying. More information about Orange Shirt day and how it began visit


  • Posted: Sep 28

National Principal's Month

October is National Principal's Month. Throughout the month we will be recognizing the hard work and dedication our principals demonstrate each day. Thank you for continuing to show such great leadership in our schools and community!

  • Posted: Sep 25

Learning Disabilities Awareness Month

October is Learning Disabilities Awareness Month. Join us as we participate in events throughout the month, orchestrated by the Learning Disabilities Association of Ontario (LDAO). 

For more information about the events this month or the Learning Disabilities Association in North Bay, visit their facebook page or see the October 2 event information below.




OHIP Beginning January 2018

OHIP Beginning January 2018

Starting January 1, 2018, anyone 24 years old or younger will be able to get their prescription medications for free. Coverage will be automatic, with no upfront costs. To learn more about the new OHIP+ coverage see the fact sheet below.

Spotlight on Change

Spotlight on Change

The Learning Co-op is offering a new workshop to help women 40 and over increase their essential skills and build their employability skills. The workshop is designed to help learners gain a clearer understanding of the job she wants and how she can get it, given her skills, interests, and life situation.

If you or someone you know would like to register contact Monica at (705) 472-7771 or email

SJSH Supports Local Food Bank

SJSH Supports Local Food Bank

St. Joseph-Scollard Hall (SJSH) held its annual Fall Food Drive on Thursday, September 21st. This year, staff and students collected nearly 1600lbs of food for the North Bay Food Bank. Congrats, bears, on such an tremendous success and for demonstrating such leadership in our community! 

Student Opportunities

SJSH Advanced Placement (AP) Courses

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SJSH AP courses offer many benefits to students, including the opportunity to earn a University credit. Contact for more information.

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The Ontario Catholic School Trustee Association (OCSTA) is launching a new campaign to strengthen the support for Catholic Education in Ontario. The campaign is called Together in Faith. The Nipissing-Parry Sound Catholic District School Board invites you to learn more about this campaign at and consider signing your name to show your support.



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