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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.

Local principals share NAPLAN tips

With NAPLAN returning this week for the first time since COVID-19, local schools are preparing to support students in the Nation-wide assessment for students in Years 3, 5, 7 and 9. For many schools, this is the first time that NAPLAN will be conducted online. Read more...

Additional school crossing supervisors

Safety for students at St Joseph's Primary Schofields will be strengthened with new school crossing supervisors to soon be appointed as students return to the classroom. Read more...


Schofields school ready to welcome new students

To meet the needs of families in Sydney’s thriving North West, St Joseph’s Primary Schofields will open brand new facilities in coming weeks purpose-built for modern learning, including spaces designed for science, technology, investigations and creativity. Read more...


Primary sports stars shine on their awards night!

The outstanding achievements of 34 students in sport were acknowledged late last year at the Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta Primary Sports Awards night. Read more...


2020 School Leaders

The 2020 School Leaders will be inducted and receive their leader badges at the 2020 Opening school Mass in February.


Holy Cross Glenwood a shining example when it comes to PBS4L!

Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta (CEDP) teachers were given the chance to see how the Positive Behaviour Support for Learning (PBS4L) framework is making a difference at Holy Cross Primary Glenwood. The school hosted up to 120 CEDP teachers and staff along with the Executive Director Greg Whitby and Director of Learning Sue Walsh, as they shared their PBS4L journey so far. Read more...

National Simultaneous Storytime Event

National Simultaneous Storytime is a celebration all around Australia each May to help children to become more immersed in literature. This year "Alpacas with Maracas" by Matt Cosgrove was the story chosen for sharing. Read More...


Joeys Schofields leaps ahead with its learning

St Joseph’s Primary, like its kangaroo mascot, is ‘bounding ahead’ with significantly increased enrolments as the Schofields area expands rapidly. To meet the needs of this thriving school, construction has commenced on two new buildings which will include state of the art science and technology classrooms. The brand new facilities will be ready for the 2020 school year! Read more...


Chatterbox Live empowers Primary school students to speak up

Year 5 and 6 students recently questioned Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta Executive Director Greg Whitby about some of the big issues in education. Homework, bullying and school shoes were hot topics when Holy Family Primary, Emerton hosted the second ever Chatterbox Live. Read more...