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The energy was high as more than 400 students from 24 schools across the Diocese of Parramatta attended LIFTED Live Jr at Wests HQ, Rooty Hill on Thursday 19 May.
Congratulations to our winners and all who entered the 2021/22 Executive Director's Summer Reading Challenge (EDSRC), it has been an incredible competition this year with a large number of entries.
With orientation sessions on hold for many 2022 school starters, St Canice's Primary Katoomba Principal Miriam Meaney has some practical advice for parents and carers of the littlest learners in our local communities. Read more...

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The school community at St Canice’s Primary Katoomba has rallied together to host Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea in support of former Principal Mark Geerligs and others impacted by cancer. Read more...
With NAPLAN returning this week for the first time since COVID-19, local schools are preparing to support students in the Nation-wide assessment for students in Years 3, 5, 7 and 9. For many schools, this is the first time that NAPLAN will be conducted online. Read more...
In the second edition of a new video series, In The Principal's Office, Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta Executive Director Greg Whitby interviews St Canice's Primary Katoomba Principal Miriam Meaney. Through this initiative, Greg hopes to capture insights from Principals with a focus on what they learned from COVID-19. Read more...
Students at St Canice's Primary in Katoomba have enjoyed a week of NAIDOC celebrations with visits from Darug men Uncle Chris Tobin and Uncle Lex Dadd learning about Aboriginal tools, rope making, Darug song, ochre face painting and stories that promote community and belonging. Read more...
Excitement and energy were in abundance during the final week of term as St Canice’s Primary Katoomba held an action-packed week of sport, drama, music and art events - highlighted by a special outdoor art exhibition on Katoomba’s main street. Read more...
A child’s baptism is often a special time, and is usually undertaken when the child is very young and at the direction of their parents. But for six primary school children at St Canice's Primary in the Blue Mountains, they have made their own decision to be baptised. Read more...
A new Blue Mountains resident, and one that's lived here for 20 years, have taken on the top jobs at two of the Mountains' Catholic primary schools. Read more...

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