Young performers intersect at drama festival
Talented drama students from Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta’s (CEDP) creative and performing arts program, CAPTIVATE, performed at the Australian Theatre for Young People (ATYP) 2022 Intersection Festival earlier this month.
Readers are winners
Congratulations to our winners and all who entered the 2021/22 Executive Director's Summer Reading Challenge (EDSRC), it has been an incredible competition this year with a large number of entries.
Year 12 student leaders reignite school communities at LIFTED Leaders
Year 12 student leaders across Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains are hopeful of using 2022 as a time to reunite and reignite their school communities after a difficult two years of the pandemic. Read more...
ABC News Back to school report
ABC News Sydney filed this report into the NSW Government's plans for a staggered return to school for all students, starting in late October. Education officials are saying that the return to school still depends on the rate of infection in certain LGAs. Read more...
SBS World News: COVID Back to school report
St Patrick's Marist College Dundas Principal Angela Hay featured in this SBS World News report looking at how the situation has changed regarding plans for Year 12 students to return to face-to-face learning at school. Read more...
More time to prepare for HSC exams
HSC students will be given more time to work on their major projects and to prepare for exams to reduce the impact of the current COVID-19 lockdown. Read more...
HSC trial exams delayed by two weeks for more than 500 schools
Trial exams written by the CSSA - once known as the Catholic Secondary Schools Association - which are purchased and run by more than 500 Catholic, independent and public schools were due to begin on July 26 but have been delayed until August 9, system leaders were told late on Thursday. Read more...
Student leaders encouraged to be ‘agents of the Gospel’
Coming to the end of their schooling journey, Year 12 student leaders have been given the opportunity to reflect on their years of Catholic education. Read more...
Future engineers build real world knowledge
Twenty-one Preliminary HSC Engineering Studies students from ten CEDP secondary schools had a unique opportunity to expand their real world knowledge of their future career at a recent full day workshop at Western Sydney University. Read more...
Catholic schools seek Western Sydney University’s best and brightest
Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta was delighted to contribute to #EdFest2021, an online event facilitated by Western Sydney University. Read more...