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Athletics Carnival 2022

On Friday, 6th May, students and staff were glad to enjoy our school Athletics Carnival at Barton Park, North Parramatta.


NSW Supreme Court Judge Visits Years 11 & 12 Legal Studies Students

Years 11 and 12 Legal Studies students were extremely grateful to have The Honourable Justice Julia Lonergan visit them this week.

Year 8 Community Building and Leadership Day

On Friday, 1st April, Year 8 participated in a community building and leadership day with Motiv8 Sports. The day was filled with activities that encourage teamwork, leadership and problem solving skills.

Year 9 Reflection Day

Year 9 students attended their Reflection Day at St Patrick’s Cathedral Parramatta last Friday, 25th March. The students focused on the Mercy value of excellence and also had the opportunity to tour the cathedral.

Welcome To Year 7 Parents

The Year 7 Welcome Afternoon which is traditionally held in Week 2 of Term 1 but was delayed due to Covid restrictions was able to be held this week on Wednesday night and was a wonderful community event.


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.

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’!

Dux 2021 Speech

Dux 2021 speech made by Elanah Sebastian at the High Achievers Assembly on Wednesday 16 February 2022

Academic High Achievers From Class of 2021 Return To School

Students from the Class of 2021 returned to school on Wednesday, 16th February for the Academic High Achievers' Assembly.

Special Recognition for Sister Barbara

Sr Barbara McDonough rsm, School Principal at Catherine McAuley Westmead from 1984 - 1987, was awarded an OAM (Order of Australia Medal) in this year’s Australia Day Honours List.





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