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Students pledge action on the environment

Year 9 students from Catholic secondary schools across Western Sydney have met virtually to discuss what more they can do individually, and in their school communities, families and friendship groups to take action for environmental sustainability and care for the disadvantaged in Australia. Read more...

Mercy Values in Action

Erica Vogels, Class of 2011 was destined for a career where she could make a difference; a trait which started in her high school years at Catherine McAuley as Vice School Captain and President of the Student Representative Council.

Over 3 Million Steps Completed in the Steps Forward for Timor Challenge

Clare and Dobson Houses were challenging McAuley students last term to count their steps as part of a ‘Steps Forward for Timor’ challenge to showcase their House spirit whilst at home and raise awareness for the Mercy Works Katilosa Community Centre.


Catherine McAuley Students Raise $4000 For The Parramatta Women Shelter

Catherine McAuley students came together last term to raise money for the Parramatta Women's Shelter and succeeded in raising $4000!

Reconciliation Week at Catherine McAuley

An indigenous group of students at Catherine McAuley, known as the Strong Sisters, has coordinated the school’s activities during Reconciliation Week.

Catherine McAuley Celebrates NAIDOC Week

Catherine McAuley last week celebrated NAIDOC Week, a special week celebrating Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander history, culture and achievements and recognising Indigenous Australians’ contributions to our country. The theme for this year is, ‘Always was, Always will be’.

Students build mental health awareness in schools

One hundred and thirty Year 9 students from 20 Catholic secondary schools across western Sydney have met virtually to reflect on mental health at a special Social Justice Day. Read more...

Father's Day Stall Raises Over $800

Both Clare and Dobson House organised a very successful Father’s Day Stall on Friday, 28th August with just over $800 raised.

Term 3 Fundraising For Mercy Works

During Term 3 the school’s social justice awareness raising is for Mercy Works.

Knitted Items for St Vincent de Paul Homelessness Awareness Week

Well done to everyone who knitted a scarf for the St Vincent de Paul Homelessness Awareness Week! Read more...






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