Marking a milestone in its rejuvenation journey, St Patrick’s Primary School, Lochinvar officially opened its beautifully refurbished learning facilities this Tuesday.
The Virtual Academy celebrated an extraordinary beginning to the academic year with VA Connect 2024. The event gathered 111 gifted and high potential students from across 28 schools in the Diocese, and provided students with creative challenges and activities, as well as an opportunity to connect with Virtual Academy staff and mentors.
A big congratulations to the boys and girls who represented our Maitland-Newcastle Diocese last week in the Polding Basketball trials in Coffs Harbour and the Polding Tennis trials. They all represented our area with great sportsmanship and skill throughout the day!
Members of the Catholic Schools Maitland-Newcastle community filled Sacred Heart Cathedral last week for the annual Called to Serve Mass. The theme for this year’s Mass was Follow Me.
Congratulations to Torrie Lewis a past student of St Paul’s, Gateshead and St Mary’s Catholic College, Gateshead on becoming the fastest Australian woman in history. Torrie recently clocked 11.10 seconds in the 100m sprint surpassing Melissa Breen and Raelene Boyle's records.