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Sacred Heart Parish Westmead and local Catholic schools are thriving and now seek the support of the community to meet local needs through the creation of the Westmead Catholic Community. Subject to planning approval, a new Parish church and contemporary school facilities for Sacred Heart Primary, Mother Teresa Primary, Catherine McAuley Westmead and Parramatta Marist High School at a central location in Darcy Road will better support the local community through faith, learning and outreach. Read more...

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Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta Executive Director Greg Whitby AM KSG has been made an Honorary Fellow of Western Sydney University for his sustained contribution to the University and education in Western Sydney. Read more...
Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta (CEDP) wants to change the way science is being taught with secondary students provided the opportunity to investigate their own questions and discover new answers. The results were showcased recently at the Science Extension Expo at Cerdon College Merrylands. Read more...
Media reports about “overcrowded” classrooms get it all wrong. As a stand-alone solution for stronger schools, simply having smaller classes doesn’t stack up. Wouldn’t it be better to look at what really gets results and make that the priority? Read more...

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Bede Polding College won Students Choice (Display), and Champion Junior Teams, while Caroline Chisholm High School at Glenmore Park was named overall winner, at this year's UniSchools Steer Challenge. Read more...
Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta has taken out the Patron’s Award at the prestigious Parramatta Chamber of Commerce Western Sydney Awards for Business Excellence. The award recognises outstanding achievement in an organisation nominated as a Finalist. Read more...

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CathWest Innovation College recently held its first series of information evenings in anticipation of welcoming students into the first cohort in a unique and contemporary pathway set to commence next year. Read more...

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Twenty-seven outstanding young leaders from secondary schools across the Catholic Diocese of Parramatta were recognised through the Bishop of Parramatta awards for student excellence in 2019. Read more...
Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta has taken out the award for Small Provider of the Year at the prestigious NSW Training Awards. Outstanding student Andrew Hogan was also a finalist for the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Student of the Year category. Read more...

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Year 10 twins Ved and Vrund Rao from Patrician Brothers Blacktown are the stars of one of the newest high action thrillers about to be screened on ABC Me on Sundays. Read more...