Never-ending road of service IMAGE Aurora

Never-ending road of service

July 22, 2021 Darrell Croker

It was a journey that almost finished at a dead end on its first outing.

Tough beginnings for campaign IMAGE Aurora

Tough beginnings for campaign

July 22, 2021 Paula McGowan

Paula McGowan and husband Tom raised three children in England before migrating to Australia in 2018. Their move followed the death of their youngest son Oliver, two years before, at just 18 years of age. Paula successfully launched a parliamentary petition in England and as a direct consequence the British government announced the Oliver McGowan Mandatory Training in Learning Disability and Autism program for doctors and nurses.

Below, Paula reflects on Oliver’s legacy.

Adopt a Knight - Jacob Saifiti and McKenzie Baker IMAGE Catholic Schools

Adopt a Knight - Jacob Saifiti and McKenzie Baker

July 14, 2021 Liz Starling

Recently Jacob Saifiti and McKenzie Baker from the Newcastle Knights visited St Mary’s Warner’s Bay as part of the Adopt a Knight program.

Adopt a knight - Tyson Frizell and Mitch Barnett IMAGE Catholic Schools

Adopt a knight - Tyson Frizell and Mitch Barnett

July 12, 2021 Jenny Howard

Year 4 and Year 6 students at St Columba’s Adamstown recently received a visit from their two Adopt a Knights players. Tyson Frizell and Mitch Barnett engaged in classroom activities during the literacy block and assisted teachers with running the activities.

 NAIDOC week - significance of dance and connections IMAGE Catholic Schools

NAIDOC week - significance of dance and connections

July 09, 2021 Bryan Rowe

As a part of NAIDOC Week 2021 celebrations, San Clemente High School hosted an Aboriginal Dance Workshop for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students from our local Catholic primary schools.

Rosary Park's instrumental showcase IMAGE Catholic Schools

Rosary Park's instrumental showcase

July 08, 2021 Sallyanne Stanbridge

Rosary Park’s school band put on an end of semester concert that entertained children and families alike.  

Kobe bounces back IMAGE Aurora

Kobe bounces back

July 07, 2021 Brittany Gonzalez

It only takes a few minutes spent with eight-year-old Kobe Duck to be captivated by his cheeky grin and adventurous spirit.

HEAL COUNTRY! - a San Clemente NAIDOC showcase IMAGE Catholic Schools

HEAL COUNTRY! - a San Clemente NAIDOC showcase

July 05, 2021 Bryan Rowe

In recent years, it has become more and more common to hear about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander history, culture and points of view in our classrooms.