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CSDA Debating Semi Finals

The CSDA Debating Semi Finals were held on Friday night at St Patrick’s College Strathfield and Catherine McAuley had three debating teams who had made it through.

Your Attitude Can Increase Your Chance of Having a Car Accident

Samantha, a Year 10 student, was most intrigued to learn at the recent Rotary Youth Driver Awareness (RYDA) Program, which all Year 10 students attended on Friday, that a driver’s attitude can affect their driving.

Don’t Throw Away Your Used Face Mask!

Students and staff are being encouraged to place their used face masks into one of the two special collection bins located on the school grounds so that the masks can be recycled and turned into a recycled product.

Young achievers honoured

Victoria Carr was crowned Champion of Champions at the inaugural Cumberland Young Champions Awards earlier this month. Over 100 young achievers from all over Cumberland were honoured at an inspirational and glittering awards ceremony.

Welcome To The New Assistant To The Principal

The school welcomes Claudia Canalicchio who commenced on Monday as the new Assistant to the Principal.


Year 9 Cityscape Charcoal Drawings

Year 9 Visual Arts students of Ms Fernandes have been inspired by the built environment and the work of Sydney artist Jody Graham and created some wonderful charcoal drawings.

Senior Students Offer Peer Tutoring

Senior Catherine McAuley students offer peer tutoring to younger students after school in the library every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday and during lunchtimes in the library on Monday, Tuesday and Friday.

National Simultaneous Storytime

The Catherine McAuley library joined in on the annual National Simultaneous Storytime today with libraries, schools, homes and children facilities all over the country stopping at 11am to read the book ‘Family Tree’ by Josh Pyke and Ronojoy Ghosh.

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.





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