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Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta provides quality learning and teaching in both primary and secondary schools

 

In this edition of our new video series, In The Principal's Office, Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta Executive Director Greg Whitby interviews St Andrew’s College Marayong Principal Stephen Kennaugh. Read more...
Beginning teachers and new school principals gathered for a moving celebration at St Patrick’s Cathedral Parramatta on Thursday 25 March. The annual Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta Commissioning Mass is an opportunity for Bishop Vincent Long and Parish Priests to bless and welcome these dedicated staff to their new roles. Read more...

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Our Lady of the Nativity Primary Lawson has around just 100 students but the entire school community has rallied together during Lent to celebrate a series of events and fundraising initiatives, all revolving around the 2021 Caritas Australia Project Compassion appeal theme “BE MORE”. Read more...
St Columba's student Hunter Kelly became one of the best open water swimmers in the country following an outstanding performance at the National Open Water Swimming Competition at Coolum, Queensland on March 14. Read more...
A GROUP of 25 Year 10 students will embark on a new approach to learning next term with the launch of Delany College Granville’s Academy 1:5:1. Read more...
It’s not just the Easter bunny spreading holiday cheer in the Blue Mountains this week. Aboriginal Elder, Aunty Pat Field, visited the students of St Columba’s Catholic College, Springwood to collect Easter hampers of essential items (and Easter eggs) provided by the students of the College. Read more...
The community of St John Paul II Catholic College Schofields & Nirimba gathered to remember the Passion of Christ with a moving and powerful Stations of the Cross Liturgy. Read more...
In March 2020 it was COVID-19. This year as we neared the end of Term One, a one-in-100- year rain event across NSW and particularly bad flooding in Western Sydney and the Hawkesbury Nepean Valley challenged our schools and families. Read more...
Behind every sport star are coaches and administrators working tirelessly to help local kids achieve their potential. Meet a few of the star makers driving sport across the region. Read more...
Our Lady of the Nativity Primary Lawson has around just 100 students but the entire school community has rallied together during Lent to celebrate a series of events and fundraising initiatives, all revolving around the 2021 Caritas Australia Project Compassion appeal theme “BE MORE”. Read more...

 

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Stuart Matters
Media and Communications Officer
0407 609 419
smatters@parra.catholic.edu.au


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Greg Whitby
Executive Director

School principals and office staff as appropriate.


Available to comment on

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  • De-privatising teacher practice
  • Personalising learning for each student
  • Educational leadership
  • Making schooling relevant in the 21st century
  • Transforming the industrial schooling model
  • Flexible learning spaces
  • Integration of technology into learning