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Catherine McAuley Students Complete Their ‘Adventurous Journey’

21 Catherine McAuley students have just completed their ‘Adventurous ‘Journey’, a component of the Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award. The journey, or hike, was a 25 km loop in the Royal and Heathcote National Parks with the students camping overnight at the Camp Coutts scout campsite.

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.

Year 11 Biology Students Investigate Biotic And Abiotic Factors At Camp Kedron

Year 11 Biology students participated in a field investigation looking at the relationship between biotic and abiotic factors on Friday, 17th June.

Year 10 Geography Field Trip To Collaroy Beach

Year 10 Geography students spent the day last week on Friday, 17th June seeing coastal processes in action and examining the management strategies used along the Collaroy coast.

Year 9 Talented Mathematics Students Workshop

16 students from the Year 9 Accelerated Mathematics class attended a talented mathematics workshop last Friday at Cerdon College, Merrylands.

Year 11 Business Studies Students Go Behind The Scenes At Booktopia

Have you ever scrolled through the online bookstore Booktopia? Do you have any idea of what happens when you click to buy the book and when it finally appears at your place?

Years 9 & 10 Dance Students View Sydney Dance Company Performance

Yesterday the Years 9 and 10 Dance students joined their teachers Ms Smith and Mrs Flynn to see a performance by the Sydney Dance Company at the Roslyn Packer Theatre, Walsh Bay.

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.

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!

Women In Leadership Forum

A small number of Year 11 students accompanied Ms Debbie Grigson, Assistant Principal, to the Our Lady of Mercy College Parramatta Women in Leadership Forum last Wednesday evening.






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