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HSC ancient history exam ‘challenging,’ students, teachers say

Experts and students have dubbed this year’s HSC ancient history exam a challenge. Here were the curveballs. Read more...

Virtual short courses a lockdown hit for students

Almost 100 Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta students have made the most of being stuck in lockdown during the school holidays by developing valuable skills through a series of online short courses run by CathWest Innovation College.

Memorial garden reminds us to be ‘upstanders, not bystanders’.

A memorial garden dedicated to the memory of the 6 million Jews who perished in the Holocaust was unveiled yesterday by Holocaust survivors Tom Fleming and Peter Gyenes, with volunteers from Courage to Care. Read More...

Schools positive approach to NAPLAN

NAPLAN returned this year following its cancellation in 2020 due to COVID-19. While the ongoing debate about the nation-wide assessment for students in Years 3, 5, 7 and 9 continues, schools in the Diocese of Parramatta have a positive approach to how they can use the insight gained from the tests to inform learning and teaching in the classroom. Read more...

Parent Survey Results - Draft New Religious Education Curriculum

In week 8 of last term, all parents of students involved in the Term 3 “Test Runs” of the Draft New Curriculum in Religious Education, were given the opportunity to share their feedback and insights. Read More...

Draft New Curriculum for Religious Education to be shared with local families

Relieving Executive Director Christine Howe invites the community to learn more about how the Curriculum is about sharing our Catholic faith with children and young people in Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains. Watch the video...

New RE Curriculum in Stage 5

Religious Education in the Diocese of Parramatta has undergone much change in the last two years. Term 3 2020 marks the next step towards a new curriculum that will replace ‘Sharing Our Story’, the current curriculum that has been in place for over 20 years. Read More...

Cyber safety partnership making home learning safer

Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta (CEDP) is partnering with Family Zone to roll out cyber safety to support students with their home learning. Read more...

Year 7 and 8 History Incursion

Earlier this term, our Year 7 and 8 students were presented with a very entertaining and educational view of life in the Medieval, Viking and Ancient historical periods. As part of their Stage 4 site study for History, our students learnt about the weapons, armour and tactics of these historical civilisations. Read more...

HSC Drama Day a hit Amongst Students!

Close to 40 HSC drama students from five CEDP Catholic Colleges visited St John Paul II Nirimba Campus at a recent HSC Drama Day for an exciting opportunity to network with schools across the Diocese and learn from a working artist. Read more...