School Life

Catherine McAuley Westmead is a vibrant, diverse and multicultural community with an expert, innovative and dedicated teaching staff. We are a comprehensive school that is inclusive and equitable.


A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A STUDENT

 

A MESSAGE FROM OUR STUDENTS

 

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Pastoral

Pastoral Care

The creation of a warm and inclusive community where all feel safe and valued, is a key focus of life at Catherine McAuley.

Spirituality

Faith Formation

The charism and heritage of Catherine McAuley lie at the very heart of our school. Religious Education is a formal part of the curriculum and our Catholic values underpin all aspects of school life.

Mercy

Mercy Tradition

Our Year 7 students are first welcomed into the ‘Circle of Mercy’ at the Opening School Mass and are given the opportunity to interact with students from the other five Mercy schools in Sydney.

SocialJustice

Social Justice

We seek to develop in our students an awareness of those in need and encourage active involvement in social justice initiatives.

Enrichment

Enrichment Opportunities

Catherine McAuley students enjoy a wide range of co-curricular and sporting opportunities designed to complement and extend their passions and talents, and appeal to a diversity of interests.

Parents

Parents as Partners

Parents are key to the life of our school and are encouraged to play an active role in the school community.

Canteen

School Canteen

A fresh, healthy canteen makes all the difference to students in the classroom. Our providers, Bon Appetit Catering, create canteen menus offering a huge variety of fresh healthy foods.