Our schools celebrate St Patrick’s Day IMAGE Catholic Schools

Our schools celebrate St Patrick’s Day

March 21, 2019 Gabrielle Sutherland

Students from St Patrick’s schools across the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle took part in a variety of fun-filled activities to celebrate St Patrick’s Day.

Exploring creative abilities with the Manning Creative Arts Program IMAGE Catholic Schools

Exploring creative abilities with the Manning Creative Arts Program

March 20, 2019 Amy Theodore

Over two days, primary students from across the Manning region refined their creative skills during the Manning Creative Arts Program, hosted by St Clare’ High School, Taree.

St Pius X Adamstown raises $12,000 for World’s Greatest Shave IMAGE Catholic Schools

St Pius X Adamstown raises $12,000 for World’s Greatest Shave

March 19, 2019 Amy Eccleston

Ten brave members of the St Pius School X High School, Adamstown school community shaved their hair and raised over $12,000 for the World’s Greatest Shave.

Gifted Education expert visits Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle IMAGE Catholic Schools

Gifted Education expert visits Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle

March 18, 2019 Sally Brock

Internationally-renowned authority on Gifted Education, Dr Karen Rogers, conducted a multi-faceted workshop for diocesan educators in Newcastle in February.

Globally Called at San Clemente IMAGE Catholic Schools

Globally Called at San Clemente

March 15, 2019 Brooke Robinson

Coming from one of the wealthiest countries in the world, it is challenging to recognise the scale of extreme poverty in Australia’s region and around the world. An example of this is that about 600 million people lack access to clean water and the 2.3 billion people have no basic sanitation[i].

World Prayer Day at St Kevin’s Cardiff to remember the forgotten IMAGE Catholic Schools

World Prayer Day at St Kevin’s Cardiff to remember the forgotten

March 15, 2019 Amy Theodore

The Diocese celebrated World Prayer Day (1 March) with this year’s country of focus being Slovenia with the theme being Come – Everything is Ready.

Bishop’s Awards for 2019 recognise efforts of young students  IMAGE Catholic Schools

Bishop’s Awards for 2019 recognise efforts of young students

March 14, 2019 Ellie Johnson

Congratulations to the eight young people, including four from schools in the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle, who received awards at the 2019 Bishop’s Catholic Youth Mass held last Friday at St John’s Chapel in Maitland.

GALLERY: Catholic Schools Week - Day 7 IMAGE Catholic Schools

GALLERY: Catholic Schools Week - Day 7

March 11, 2019 Communications Team

Catholic Schools Week for 2019 ended with celebrations of history and talent, including a Centenary Mass in Gloucester and the annual Blackbutt South Parish student art competition.