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Western Sydney school students interested in a trade career are clamouring to take part in an exciting new offering from CathWest Innovation College where they get to try a trade for a day. Read more...
A new lunchtime initiative at Christ the King Primary, North Rocks is providing students who may not like or want to participate in active play, such as running around or playing sport, with an opportunity to have fun during their lunch break through passive play. Read more...
In this edition of our new video series 'In The Principal's Office', Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta Executive Director Greg Whitby interviews Emmaus Catholic College Principal Robert Nastasi. Read more...
Aboriginal war veteran Uncle David Williams took part in a moving ANZAC ceremony at Holy Family Primary East Granville, delivering a powerful message to students about Anzac mateship and the important role indigenous people played serving our country at war. Read more...
In this edition of our ongoing video series 'In The Principal's Office' Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta Executive Director Greg Whitby interviews St Anthony’s Primary Girraween Principal Linda Ducksbury. Read more...
Taking on an important role for Sunday’s ANZAC ceremony at Bella Vista, Marian College Year 11 student Ellarose Halakas is keen to highlight the role all young Australians play in commemorating and remembering the service and sacrifice of Australia’s servicemen and servicewomen. Read more...
At St Luke’s Catholic College in Marsden Park, NSW, secondary students are being given the opportunity to gain both their HSC and a Diploma under a transformative new strategic plan. Read more...
In this edition of our new video series, In The Principal's Office, Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta Executive Director Greg Whitby interviews St Monica’s Primary School Richmond Principal Melissa Beggs. Read more...
This year during National Youth Week (16-24 April), the National Council of the St Vincent de Paul Society in Australia celebrates the growing number of younger people who enthusiastically give their time and expertise to help others. Read more...
Students from St Agnes Catholic High School Rooty Hill have joined over a hundred young men from around Western Sydney to take part in the 2021 Haka Warrior Competition - an event which is being lauded for much more than its powerful performances. Read more...

 

Media enquiries

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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  • Catholic education related issues
  • Contemporary learning and teaching
  • De-privatising teacher practice
  • Personalising learning for each student
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  • Transforming the industrial schooling model
  • Flexible learning spaces
  • Integration of technology into learning