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In coming months, Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta will complete a comprehensive three-year school Energy Efficiency program that is tipped to reduce carbon emissions by 2,442 tonnes each year. Read more...
Truth-telling was the focus when Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta representatives were Welcomed to Dharug Country during Reconciliation Week. The powerful event held on the site of the Blacktown Native Institute in Oakhurst will have a lasting impact as Catholic schools in Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains put Reconciliation into action in 2021. Read more...
The school community at St Canice’s Primary Katoomba has rallied together to host Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea in support of former Principal Mark Geerligs and others impacted by cancer. Read more...
Students at St Canice's Primary in Katoomba have enjoyed a week of NAIDOC celebrations with visits from Darug men Uncle Chris Tobin and Uncle Lex Dadd learning about Aboriginal tools, rope making, Darug song, ochre face painting and stories that promote community and belonging. Read more...
This week, Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta schools will celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. Rescheduled due to COVID-19, NAIDOC Week events include smoking ceremonies, an all-schools dance lesson streamed through Youtube and the virtual Murama Indigenous Youth Summit. Read more...
Excitement and energy were in abundance during the final week of term as St Canice’s Primary Katoomba held an action-packed week of sport, drama, music and art events - highlighted by a special outdoor art exhibition on Katoomba’s main street. Read more...
Father’s Day means Masses, BBQs, fridge-door-worthy craft and a dad jokes free-for-all, right? Though some of the usual Father’s Day celebrations were off-limits due to COVID-19, Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta schools sought new ways to make the occasion special in 2020. Read more...

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This National Child Protection Week (6 to 12 September 2020), the Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta (CEDP) pledges commitment to listening to the voices of children and young people and remaining vigilant to their safety and wellbeing. Read more...
The Australian Youth Performing Arts Company (AYPAC) has toured 10 Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta schools with an all-singing all-dancing spectacular. Students and teachers were delighted by the show that also featured juggling and acrobatics. Read more...
300 Year 5 and 6 students from the four Catholic primary schools in the Blue Mountains gathered at St Thomas Aquinas Church, Springwood, on 26 August 2019 for Mountains Live.

 

 

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