Pope: ‘Catholic education gives soul to world’ IMAGE Catholic Schools

Pope: ‘Catholic education gives soul to world’

July 05, 2018 Devin Watkins
Inviting the Gravissimum Educationis Foundation to offer hope, Pope Francis says Catholic education gives soul to our globalized world and radiates the promise of Christian salvation.
Manning Region Primary Athletics Carnival 2018 IMAGE Catholic Schools

Manning Region Primary Athletics Carnival 2018

July 04, 2018 Brooke Schumann

Following a cold and wet start to the week, we were blessed with a beautiful sky and perfect conditions for the annual Manning Region Primary School Athletics Carnival in Tuncurry.

Ice cream for Kesheni IMAGE Catholic Schools

Ice cream for Kesheni

July 03, 2018 Amy Theodore

Students from Holy Cross Primary School, Glendale held an Ice Cream Fundraiser Day to raise funds for the upcoming Kesheni Kenya Immersion trip.

Upper Hunter Schools Europe Trip 2018 IMAGE Catholic Schools

Upper Hunter Schools Europe Trip 2018

July 02, 2018 Terry Holstein

The opportunity to experience and travel to Europe was once again extended to students of both St Catherine’s Catholic College, Singleton, and St Joseph’s High School, Aberdeen, during April 2018.

Ben Simmons named Rookie of the Year IMAGE Catholic Schools

Ben Simmons named Rookie of the Year

July 02, 2018 Britten Thompson

It has been a banner year for former St Francis Xavier’s Primary School student, Ben Simmons. Not only did he lead his team, the Philadelphia 76ers, to the NBA playoffs, the 21-year-old Melbourne-born basketballer took home the Rookie of the Year Award, the league’s top award for first-timers in a regular season. He is the first Australian ever to win this honour.

Diocesan Secondary Schools Public Speaking Competition 2018 IMAGE Catholic Schools

Diocesan Secondary Schools Public Speaking Competition 2018

June 29, 2018 Amy Theodore

Around 70 students from Years 7 to 11 showed off their public speaking skills at the Diocesan Secondary Schools Public Speaking Competition.

Newcastle schools don denim for Jeans for Jess day IMAGE Catholic Schools

Newcastle schools don denim for Jeans for Jess day

June 28, 2018 Comments Tracey Edstein

When vice-captains of St Francis Xavier’s College, Sophie Dever and Tom Rodgers, learned that former student Jessica Collins had fractured her C4 and C5 vertebrae as a result of falling from a stand-up paddle board and was unlikely to walk again, they were determined to act.

Foundation Principal appointed for Catherine McAuley Catholic College, Medowie  IMAGE Catholic Schools

Foundation Principal appointed for Catherine McAuley Catholic College, Medowie

June 28, 2018 Amanda Skehan

The Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle’s search - for a dynamic educational leader, a dedicated Catholic, a visionary leader with a strong commitment to Catholic education and the capacity to build a vibrant school community in Medowie - is over