Teachers attend Drug & Alcohol Presentation Day IMAGE Catholic Schools

Teachers attend Drug & Alcohol Presentation Day

January 16, 2019 Bernadette Duggan

Secondary school teachers from around the Diocese recently attended a Drug and Alcohol Presentation Day hosted by the Catholic Schools Office.

Gifted Education gets creative writing juices flowing IMAGE Catholic Schools

Gifted Education gets creative writing juices flowing

January 15, 2019 Christine Chapple

In conjunction with the Year 12 Extension English Writing Day, the Gifted Education project held a Creative Writing Day for Stage 3 teachers and students.

ASPIRE workshop gets creative juices flowing IMAGE Catholic Schools

ASPIRE workshop gets creative juices flowing

January 14, 2019 Anna Kerrigan

Creativity was in full flow at St Mary’s Catholic College, Gateshead as ASPIRE held a song writing workshop with some of the senior students who were shortlisted in the 2018 Song Writing Competition.

Wingham choir reaches out through song IMAGE Catholic Schools

Wingham choir reaches out through song

January 11, 2019 Amy Theodore

The Eisteddfod winning choir from St Joseph’s Primary School, Wingham decided to spread some Christmas joy during the festive season.

Primary Schools Science and Technology Project: Joint Venture with McIver Edubots IMAGE Catholic Schools

Primary Schools Science and Technology Project: Joint Venture with McIver Edubots

January 10, 2019 Sue Hutchens, Catherine Murray, Virginia Milliken

The Catholic Schools Office developed a partnership with Geoff McIver of McIver Edubots to trial the use of robotics to support schools in implementing some aspects of the new K-6 Science & Technology Syllabus.

St Paul’s Rutherford Mini Vinnies help others in need IMAGE Catholic Schools

St Paul’s Rutherford Mini Vinnies help others in need

January 09, 2019 Stacey Mullin

It has been a great year for the St Paul’s Primary School, Rutherford Mini Vinnies group which conducted a range of activities in 2018.

Colour for Catholic Mission at St Joseph’s Taree IMAGE Catholic Schools

Colour for Catholic Mission at St Joseph’s Taree

January 08, 2019 Natasha Brotherton

For their Mission Day last year, St Joseph’s Primary School, Taree made the courageous decision to bus the entire school out to Old Bar Beach.

All Saints’ College Wonnarua Immersion trip IMAGE Catholic Schools

All Saints’ College Wonnarua Immersion trip

January 07, 2019 Rebecca Cornwall

All Saints’ College, St Peter’s Campus, Maitland recently introduced the Junior Aboriginal Educational Consultative Group as a way to improve Aboriginal Education within the college and empower Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students through active participation and involvement in school activities, decision making and leadership opportunities.