Seven ways to help your child succeed at school IMAGE Catholic Schools

Seven ways to help your child succeed at school

January 24, 2018 Clay Burke

Every parent hopes for fruitful, happy lives for their children. For most, attaining a successful and fulfilling career is key to that.

Diocesan sporting achievements 2017  IMAGE Catholic Schools

Diocesan sporting achievements 2017

January 24, 2018 Bernadette Duggan

The Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle has a proud tradition of sporting achievements as demonstrated by the talented and gifted athletes in our schools who travel through our school pathways to elite levels. 

Building community at St Joseph's Merriwa IMAGE Catholic Schools

Building community at St Joseph's Merriwa

January 23, 2018 Helen Whale

Prior to the first day of term each year, students are invited to collaboratively create their learning environment as part of Belonging Day at St Joseph's Primary School, Merriwa.

Shaping lives through education IMAGE Catholic Schools

Shaping lives through education

January 23, 2018 Joanne Isaac

Roisin McVeigh is Assistant Principal at St Paul’s Catholic College, Booragul. Hailing from Belfast, Roisin’s career path is inspiring. Central to the story is her passion for learning and Catholic education.

The future of work, and what it means for our children – the leaders of tomorrow IMAGE Catholic Schools

The future of work, and what it means for our children – the leaders of tomorrow

January 17, 2018 Emily Wilson

School is as much about preparing our children for the real world, as it is preparing them for a career that is both long and prosperous. 

How to empower your children to make wise financial decisions IMAGE Catholic Schools

How to empower your children to make wise financial decisions

January 16, 2018 Emily Wilson

All parents generally want to ensure their children are set up with a solid financial future but often forget that this education starts at home.

Did your child get a mobile phone for Christmas? It's time to set some ground rules IMAGE Catholic Schools

Did your child get a mobile phone for Christmas? It's time to set some ground rules

January 15, 2018 Clay Burke

This festive season many 12-year-olds around Australia may have found themselves the recipient of a brand new iPhone from a very generous Santa Claus (or a not so cool second-hand HTC from more thrifty-minded parents).

Don't let your kids become suckers! The importance of critical thinking IMAGE Catholic Schools

Don't let your kids become suckers! The importance of critical thinking

January 15, 2018 Clay Burke

Critical thinking is the objective analysis and evaluation of an issue in order to make a judgement. Apart from this clinical dictionary definition, what use does critical thinking play in the development of your children?