As part of NAIDOC week celebrations, Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta’s Jarara Indigenous Education, along with Holy Family Primary, Emerton held special events to reflect on this year’s theme. Former Caroline Chisholm student and proud Wiradjuri woman Ashleigh Bridge was a guest speaker at the event. Read more...
It is estimated the energy saved as a result of installing solar panels at 10 Catholic Schools in the Parramatta Diocese would result in 45% reduction of electricity consumed, resulting in a saving of $495k per annum. Up to 10 Catholic Schools in the Parramatta Diocese will play a pivotal role in getting schools powered solely by renewable energy and teaching students about sustainability.
The carnival has been cancelled for today due to current weather conditions and forecasts of continuing poor weather. Today, Monday 20 April, will be a normal school day. Please come in normal uniform prepared for the classes on Day 6 of the timetable. We will let you know when arrangements are made for an alternative day to run the carnival.
The proposed new Enterprise Agreement was sent to all Catholic school staff and the Independent Education Union (IEU) today, Monday 7 April to begin a process of consultation to consolidate a number of existing agreements into a single state-wide agreement which supports high quality contemporary teaching and learning.