A Catholic education in the Diocese of Parramatta is innovative, personalised and relevant to the needs of today’s student.
You can contact Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta on (02) 9840 5600 weekdays between 8am and 5pm or use send us an email using our contact form.
The Diocese of Parramatta is committed to responding to the needs of all students in a world that is changing rapidly. Our intent is to provide quality Catholic schooling by strengthening the professional lives of staff, to improve the learning outcomes for each student, within a Catholic faith community.
There are 58 primary schools and 22 secondary schools, two Catholic Trade Training Centres, four Catholic Early Learning Centres and 23 Catholic Out of School Hours Care Centres. There are around 43,000 students and almost 5,000 staff. The Diocese is committed to responding to the needs of all students in a world that is changing rapidly.
Greg Whitby is a teacher, advocate, administrator and leader. His mission to transform schooling for every child and young person is driven by a strong commitment to justice and equity. Greg continues to challenge accepted thinking about learning and teaching for the change education can bring for all of us.
CEDP Executive Team
The CEDP Executive Team is responsible for the development and execution of the system strategy for Catholic schools in the Diocese of Parramatta.
The CEDP Schools Council is an advisory body that supports to the strategic work across the Catholic Diocese of Parramatta.
Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta (CEDP) provides advice and recommendations on educational and administrative policies and priorities, and monitors policy implementation.
Compliance and Reporting
The School Compliance and Improvement team assists schools in the Diocese of Parramatta with quality assurance and school improvement processes throughout a five year Registration and Accreditation cycle.
Catholic School Funding
Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta schools are funded by the Australian and NSW governments, as well as through modest school fees and fundraising.
Research in Schools
The Catholic education in the Diocese of Parramatta welcomes applications for research that are consistent with the System Direction. Find out more.
Catholic Diocese of Parramatta
The Diocese of Parramatta proclaims the word of Jesus Christ and His message of love and salvation to the people of Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains.