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Superior North Catholic District School Board: "Together We Educate Heart, Mind and Soul."

Superior North Catholic District School Board: "Together We Educate Heart, Mind and Soul."

The Superior North Catholic District School Board (SNCDSB) is rooted in the belief that education should meet the needs of the whole child: heart, mind and soul. Located amidst the vast and scenic landscapes of North-Western Ontario, SNCDSB encompasses eight elementary schools spanning 45,000 square kilometres. This expansive region offers a distinctive setting for educators seeking a meaningful career path. Whether you're an experienced teacher or embarking on your educational journey, SNCDSB welcomes individuals dedicated to fostering quality education and community cohesion.

Situated between Sault Ste Marie and Thunder Bay, Ontario, the small communities served by SNCDSB offer abundant opportunities for residents to thrive. These close-knit, walkable communities encourage connections among residents, facilitating easy access to amenities and fostering a sense of belonging. Residents enjoy access to a variety of outdoor activities all year round.

SNCDSB adheres to Ministry of Education requirements and offers inclusive and engaging learning opportunities rooted in Catholic values for students from Kindergarten to Grade 8. With an average class size of 12-15 students, educators have the opportunity to provide personalized attention and support, fostering a conducive learning environment for all learners. 

“Some of the highlights for a new teacher working in these communities would be steady employment. You could graduate from University, get a contract and get steady supply work up here. I graduated, got an LTO position and have had steady work ever since.” — Dave Mauro, Teacher 

Communities in Superior North Catholic District School Board:


10 Reasons To Join SNCDSB:

  1. Small and very unique School Board
  2. Great Benefits and Competitive Salary
  3. From your front door, within minutes to fishing, skiing, snowmobiling, hiking, etc.
  4. Minutes to get to work; more time with your family
  5. Affordable housing
  6. Commitment to the Health and Well-being of their employees
  7. Great Board Culture and a Safe Work Environment
  8. Positive Impact on their Communities
  9. Supportive and Great Opportunity for Professional Development
  10. Impressive Leaders and Role Models



“Growing up I always was actively involved in the community… In Manitouwadge with it being such a small community and having so many things to do here, everything is just a step out your front door.” — Aaron Baker, Principal


SNCDSB has 8 Elementary Schools - in Northwestern Ontario

1.    Our Lady Of Lourdes Catholic School - Manitouwadge, ON.
2.    Holy Saviour Catholic School - Marathon, ON.
3.    St. Martin Catholic School - Terrace Bay, ON.
4.    Holy Angels Catholic School - Schreiber, ON.
5.    St. Edward Catholic School - Nipigon, ON.
6.    St. Hilary Catholic School, Red Rock, ON.
7.    St. Joseph Catholic School, Geraldton, ON.
8.    Our Lady of Fatima Catholic School, Longlac, ON.

The inclusive and inviting atmosphere of SNCDSB communities provides an ideal environment for educators and families alike to flourish. Here, a commitment to nurturing educational environments cultivates a sense of purpose and fulfillment among staff. Educators at SNCDSB play a crucial role in shaping a brighter future, enriching students' lives, and contributing positively to the broader community. SNCDSB believes in life-long learning and encourages and supports any PD that staff want to participate in.

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