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School Captains Remind Students To Use Their Superpowers

Victoria and Zara, Catherine McAuley School Captains, reminded students at the school assembly this week that no great hero works alone and that it is when we unite together we can become unstoppable.

National Simultaneous Story Time 11am Wednesday 25th May 2022

At 11am on Wednesday, 25th May libraries, schools, homes and children facilities all over the country will sit down and simultaneously read the book ‘Family Tree’ by Josh Pyke and Ronojoy Ghosh as part of the annual National Simultaneous Storytime.

Career Talks and Events Help Students Consider Career Options

Catherine McAuley students have many opportunities to start thinking about what they would like to do after school with regular career talks and events organised by Mrs Amanda Chahine, School Careers Advisor.

Career Mondays Are Back

Career Mondays are back! Mrs Amanda Chahine, Careers Advisor will be organising a variety of speakers over different Mondays to assist students in their careers research.

ANZAC Day Commemoration

Catherine McAuley was one of only two schools to attend the Parramatta RSL ANZAC Day Dawn Service at Prince Alfred Park, Parramatta.

Year 8 Students Demonstrate Their Theme Of Respect

Year 8 students have the theme of ‘Respect’ for this year and the students have been working hard to demonstrate how to follow this theme in all their dealings with others and their individual decisions.


Let Us Talk About The F Word

Year 11 students were fortunate enough to listen to a very inspiring speech on Wednesday, 16th March by Dr Mariam Chaalan - family doctor, clinical researcher and educator, as part of the school’s International Women’s Day celebrations.

Year 11 Leaders Inspired After Attending Young Women's Leadership Seminar Hosted By Parliament Of NSW

Tuesday was International Women’s Day and in recognition of this on Wednesday, 9th of March, Year 11 Leaders were given the opportunity to attend the Young Women’s Leadership Seminar, hosted by The Parliament of NSW via Zoom.

Celebrating International Women's Day

Tuesday, 8th March was International Women’s Day and to mark the day the Year 12 Student Leaders, along with Mrs Refalo, School Principal and Mrs Beadman, Year 12 Coordinator, attended the Western Sydney 29th Annual IWD Breakfast hosted by the Zonta Club of Sydney Hills.

The McAuley Shield Competition Has Begun

One of the most hotly contested school competitions began last week - the Staff vs Year 12 competition known as ‘The McAuley Shield’!





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Catherine McAuley Westmead currently has subscriptions to online careers resources and if students and parents have not yet joined you are missing out! All students and parents are welcome and it is never too early to access this information and be ready for the next stage of your daughter’s future.

The following sites provide details on events, spotlights on various career areas and important information on industry trends and study areas that are worth knowing about. These resources are through a paid subscription and students and parents are advised to contact our Careers Advisor, Mrs Amanda Chahine for password details.



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