News

RSS
Students from Catholic schools across Western Sydney attended the fourth annual Murama Youth Summit to gain a deeper appreciation of Australia’s unique Indigenous culture. The inspirational event encouraged each of them to achieve their best no matter what setbacks might come their way.
Students from 15 Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta high schools gathered at the fourth annual Social Justice Day to discuss genuine human encounters in our digital world. This annual day is aimed at launching the yearly Australian Catholic Social Justice statement, which this year is focused on addressing how the internet has changed the way we communicate, work, learn, and do business - and how we can contribute towards a more just and loving digital world. Read more...
St Andrews College Marayong Music Teacher Antonio Chiapetta prides himself on providing his students with the kind of music education he would have wanted as a student and has now been nominated for a Telstra ARIA Award. Read more...
More than 500 Special Religious Education teachers (SRE/catechists) from across Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains made their way to St Andrew the Apostle Parish, Marayong, joining 200 student SREs from 19 Catholic high schools, for the annual Confraternity of Christian Doctrine (CCD) Mass and Awards Ceremony. 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...
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...
There was an abundance of yellow throughout school communities over the last week as students and staff around the Diocese of Parramatta came together to raise awareness and start a conversation about mental health and wellbeing through Australia’s annual ‘R U OK? Day’. Read more...

Categories:

St Andrews College Marayong certainly know how to draw a crowd, especially when they put on their annual Creative Arts Night (CAN). Each year features finalists from The Voice Australia who perform and share some motivational speeches with the school community. Music Alumni also return to share their creative successes with the College years after graduating. Read more...
Up to 75 Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta school were represented at the annual Diocesan Education Mass which featured an inspiring homily by Bishop Vincent Long aimed at re energising schools in their mission to transform the lives of their students. Read More...
The Vinnies Van provides friendship, compassion and dignity to those experiencing homelessness and social isolation in the Mount Druitt and Parramatta areas. It also provides food and referral. It operates 364 days per year and provided 8,790 meals last year. Read more...

Categories: