A recent study conducted by the Australian Bureau of Statistics has found that graduates of Catholic schools are more likely to be employed five-years after graduation.
Mary Stepowikow from St Joseph’s Primary School, Wingham, has proven to be a valuable asset in her community, receiving the 2017 Monsignor Coolahan Award for School Support.
Aaron Moon has made his mark on St Joseph’s Primary School, Denman winning the 2017 Monsignor Coolahan Award for Leadership.
While the Winter Olympics is the flavour of the month, for Ben Simmons - a former student at St Francis Xavier’s Primary School in Belmont who is now a superstar in the NBA basketball league in the USA - it is the 2020 Tokyo Olympics that is top of mind.
Catholic Schools Week takes place 4 - 10 March, and is an annual celebration of all schools across NSW and the ACT, including the 57 Catholic schools in the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle. It also marks the beginning of the 2019 enrolment period.
This year from 4 to 10 March 2018, all 57 schools in the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle will join Catholic schools across NSW and the ACT to celebrate Catholic Schools Week (CSW).
St Mary’s Primary School, Scone has proven to be an integral part of the local community, winning the 2017 Monsignor Coolahan Award for School Community.