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PJs way to go at St Joseph’s, Merriwa

June 16, 2020 Alexander Foster

Wellbeing Week is an opportunity for students in schools across the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle to express themselves and explore different strategies for improving wellbeing, all while enjoying school as a place of community.

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Learning in lockdown

June 15, 2020 Grant Diggins

Social distancing, strict hygiene practices, testing, isolation, lockdown. All synonymous with life during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

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St Clare’s pontificates in the light of day

June 12, 2020 Karen Kelly

Principal Peter Nicholls says he is proud of the way the community of St Clare ’s High School, Taree responded to the disruptive influence of COVID-19.

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Welcome back turns to acknowledgement

June 11, 2020 Peter Green

Students and staff of St Patrick’s Primary School, Swansea celebrated the post-lockdown return to school on Friday 5 June with a thankyou and some reflection.

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Educational greeting

June 10, 2020 Brooke Robinson

When St Michael’s Primary School, Nelson Bay students returned to school last week, they were greeted by an enormous “Welcome Back” sign and a huge archway of balloons.

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Environment placed in perspective

June 09, 2020 Alicia Madden, Christine Martin

Two primary schools in the Diocese went back to basics for World Environment Day on Friday June 5, allowing students to make some poignant observations.  

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Climb every mountain

June 05, 2020 Kaylene Maretich

St Therese’s Primary School, New Lambton is working with Catholic Earth Care this year. As we return to school, we are challenging our families to look at the lessons we have absorbed from remote learning and distancing over the past two months to ensure the sustainability of our Earth. 

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St Patrick’s joins Laudato Si’ to build a better world

June 04, 2020 Kelly Henman

We’re living through history-shaping events and people everywhere are crying out for hope. Our faith is urgently needed to light the way. On Friday 22 May, St Patrick’s Primary School, Wallsend, celebrated Laudato Si’ Week, which teaches us how to build a better world –together.