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Year 11 Ronald McDonald House Volunteers

The Ronald McDonald House volunteering program has re-started this term after having been on hold for the past two years

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.

Year 8 Reading Tutors

A number of Year 8 students will spend their Thursday mornings each week reading to students from Mother Teresa Primary School.

Year 7 Students To Take Part In Future Anything Activate Program

Year 7 students will take part in the ‘Future Anything Activate Program’ which was launched last Wednesday, 25th May at the Year 7 Form Assembly.

Catherine McAuley Students Chosen To Attend Deloitte Cyber Academy Launch

The world is desperate for skilled cyber professionals right now and by 2026 Australia will need 17,000 more. And three Catherine McAuley students may be amongst them as they have been identified as possible cyber talent!

Catherine McAuley Students Announced As Finalists For The VET in School Student Of the Year Award

The NSW Training Awards are an annual event, hosted by Training Services NSW, that recognise outstanding achievement in the Vocational Education and Training sector.

Students Presented With Western Sydney University Youth Leadership Masterclass Certificates

Back in September 2020, a team of six Year 10 students agreed to enter the Western Sydney University Youth Leadership Masterclass competition to prepare a pitch on how to solve a problem using their entrepreneurial skills. At the school assembly this week the school acknowledged this team of outstanding students, who are now in Year 12.

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.

Plant The Seed

A social media campaign called ‘Plant The Seed’ is soon to be launched by a dedicated group of Year 11 students as part of their involvement in the Western Sydney University (WSU) Masterclass Competition.

Year 10 Information and Software Technology Students Participate in Cyber Security Incursion

Year 10 Information and Software Technology (IST) students had a unique opportunity this week to participate in a cyber security virtual incursion through a collaboration with Deloitte.





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