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We celebrate our mothers

May 13, 2017 Gabrielle Sutherland, Aaron Moon, Amie Ward

On Friday 12 May, schools around our diocese celebrated Mother’s Day with barbecues, liturgies, homemade gifts, breakfasts and special performances.

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St Mary’s take out the DaVinci Decathlon

May 12, 2017 Lisa Karuso, Christina Bush

On Tuesday 2 and Wednesday 3 May, two teams from Years 8 and 10 of St Mary’s Catholic College, Gateshead, competed in the first inaugural Hunter Region DaVinci Decathlon at Bishop Tyrell Anglican Collage, Fletcher.

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Holy Name serve up breakfast

May 12, 2017 Brooke Schumann

Every Monday morning, Year 6 students from the Mini Vinnies group of Holy Name Primary School, Forster run a weekly Breakfast Club for the school community.

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St John the Baptist hold their annual Year 6 Retreat Day

May 12, 2017 Chris Sheridan

On Friday 5 May, Year 6 students from St John the Baptist Primary School, Maitland, gathered together for their annual retreat day.  

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St Joseph’s strike gold at Australian All Schools Triathlon

May 10, 2017 Alison Tilse

On Friday 21 April, the intermediate girl’s triathlon team from St Joseph’s High School, Aberdeen, won gold at the Australian All Schools Triathlon Festival (ASTF) in Penrith.

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DR MICHAEL SLATTERY: Aboriginal Welcome to the Diocese

May 08, 2017 Dr Michael Slattery

Last week a small group of staff spent two days with CSO Aboriginal Education Officer Mrs Louise Campbell and her husband Terry visiting sacred Aboriginal sites and meeting Aboriginal Elders in the Maitland Newcastle area. 

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St Mary’s celebrate the Feast Day of St Catherine

May 05, 2017 Danielle McGuinness

On Monday 1 May, the school community of St Mary’s Campus, Maitland, gathered together to celebrate the Feast Day of St Catherine of Siena.

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225 hashtags leads to a win for St Catherine’s

May 04, 2017 Joanna Towers

This year, students from St Catherine’s Catholic College, Singleton brought home a win in The Land’s #SchoolsOnShow social media competition at the Sydney Royal Show.