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Culture thrives

November 17, 2020 Tania Thompson

CREST Crew students at St James’ Muswellbrook transformed into teachers during this year’s NAIDOC event, which revolved around the theme Always Was, Always Will Be”. 

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EMMAUS awards: Nominate your worthy colleagues

November 11, 2020 Brittany Gonzalez

The Emmaus Awards are a very rich part of the culture of Catholic schools. They enhance our culture of recognition.

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Digging the danceathon

November 10, 2020 Lizzie Snedden

The principal of St Joseph's Primary School, Wingham, revealed herself as a dancing queen to an audience of zealous students last week.

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Reading between the lines suggests good sleep and humour

November 06, 2020 Karen McGinlay

“Curious Creatures and Wild Minds” took over St Joseph’s Primary School, Merewether, recently as we celebrated Book Week. As a curious bunch of staff and students whose minds are nourished by what we read, we consider this particular week to be a highlight of the year.

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Common cents prevails

November 05, 2020 Kristie Banham

The families and community of Holy Name Primary, Forster, offered wonderful support to the school’s “5c Friday” and “beeswax wrap” initiatives in Term 3. Parish priest Fr Greg Barker shared the fundraising duties and received much donated spare change as well.  

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St Bede's Virtual Showcase

November 02, 2020 Ann-Maree Pantaleo

This year, the St Bede's Creative and Performing Arts team have had to think creatively when exhibiting student works and presenting performances.

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Journey to tolerance

October 31, 2020 Nikola Groves

To celebrate World Teachers Day, the Catholic Schools Office shares some personal reflections from those working in our system. These stories highlight the positive impacts of a Catholic education – its influence on the careers of the contributors, and the profound effect for future generations.

 

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Reality relished in rural retreat

October 30, 2020 Lizzie Snedden

Best friends Naomi Rodwell and Sammie Love used to spend their lunchtimes playing “schools” at St Joseph's Primary in East Maitland.