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Rainbow secondary schools host Information Nights for Grade 8 students

Grade 8 students and their parents/guardians are invited to Information Nights at Rainbow secondary schools in Sudbury, Espanola and Manitoulin.  All students are welcome to participate, regardless of which elementary school students currently attend.
To help in the process, Rainbow District School Board has produced a Guide for Students and Parents called “Making the Transition – Finding your way from Grade 8 to Grade 9.” The guide contains information about course codes, levels of study, timetables and tips. The guide can be accessed online at rainbowschools.ca. Copies are also available by emailing info@rainbowschools.ca or visiting area Rainbow secondary schools.
Rainbow District School Board’s secondary schools offer exceptional opportunities in arts, athletics and academics, in English and French Immersion, in all program pathways – independent living, work, apprenticeship, college and university.
The Board also has four specialized programs – the Arts Education Program, the Science Technology Education Program (STEP), the School of Integrated Technology and the International Baccalaureate Program (IB). Busing to these programs is offered to students within Greater Sudbury.
Schedule of Information Nights:
Sudbury Secondary School (EP & FI)
Arts Education Program
Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at 6:30 pm
Principal: Bob Deeth
154 College Street, Sudbury 
Phone: 705-674-7551
Chelmsford Valley District Composite School (EP & FI)
Wednesday, January 15, 2014 at 6 pm
Principal: Mike Mirka
3594 Highway 144, Chelmsford 
Phone: 705-675-0225
Confederation Secondary School (EP & FI)
Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 6 pm
Principal: Pablo Gil-Alfau
1918 Main Street, Val Caron
Phone: 705-671-5948
Espanola High School (EP)
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 7 pm
Principal: Marty Punkari
147 Spruce Street, Espanola 
Phone: 705-869-1590
Lasalle Secondary School (EP & FI)
Lasalle held an information night in November 2013 
and invites students to register now
Principal: Jeff McKibbon
1545 Kennedy Street, Sudbury 
Phone: 705-566-2280
Lockerby Composite School (EP & FI)
Science Technology Education Program (STEP)
Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at 7 pm
Principal: Heather Gaffney
1391 Ramsey View Court, Sudbury 
Phone: 705-522-1750
Lo-Ellen Park Secondary School (EP & FI)
International Baccalaureate Program
Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 7 pm
Principal: Craig Runciman
275 Loach’s Road, Sudbury
Phone: 705-522-2320
Lively District Secondary School (EP)
School of Integrated Technology 
Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 6:30 pm
Principal: Leslie Mantle
265 Fifth Avenue, Lively 
Phone: 705-692-3671
Manitoulin Secondary School (EP)
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 6:30 pm
Principal: Laurie Zahnow
107 Bay Street, M’Chigeeng
Phone: 705-368-7000
EP – English Program
FI – French Immersion
For more information about Information Sessions in Rainbow secondary schools, visit rainbowschools.ca.
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Media Contact:
Nicole Charette, Senior Advisor,
Corporate Communications and Strategic Planning,
Rainbow District School Board, 705-674-3171, ext. 7217.