Diocesan School Fees 2019

The Annual Diocesan fees schedule for 2019 include a very modest 2.7% increase on the fees from 2018. School-based fees will also be limited to a 2.7% increase. School-based fees cover the costs of important things such as technology and school administration. School fees are generally billed in instalments during Terms 1, 2 and 3.

Students embrace Indigenous cultural journey

Around 40 students from 10 Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta schools attended the third annual Murama Youth Summit for a deeper appreciation of Indigenous culture and to learn how to keep culture alive! Read more...

Year 9 Masks 2018

Year 9 Masks 2018

Year 10 Paintings

Year 10 Paintings

Business innovation challenges students “to be comfortable with being uncomfortable”!

Students from five schools in the Catholic Diocese of Parramatta (CEDP) embraced the opportunity to be taught the ingenuity needed to be successful in the modern workplace when Macquarie University’s Faculty of Business and Economics, along with Incept Labs, ran a Business Innovation Challenge (BIC). Read more...

Education Mass creates a ‘first’ for the Diocese of Parramatta

It was a first for Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta recently when the largest cross section of Western Sydney schools attended the annual Diocesan Education Mass at the Cathedral Church of St Patrick’s in Parramatta. Read more…

2018 Student Residential Address and Other Information collection notice

2018 Student Residential Address and Other Information collection notice: This notice is from the Australian Government Department of Education and Training (the department), to advise you that the department has requested that your child’s school provide a statement of addresses, in accordance with the Australian Education Regulation 2013 (Cth) (the Regulation). Please read full note.

HSC student writes debut novel on the side!

To stress less during his Year 12 studies, St Columba's Catholic College Springwood student Oliver Smuhar committed up to three hours of an evening to creative writing. As a result, Oliver has self-published his first novel, The Gifts of Life, all before doing his HSC exams! Read more...

Annual CCD Mass 2018

It was a great celebration of this ministry when over 400 SREs from across the Diocese joined the 300 student SREs from Catholic schools, including St Columba’s Catholic College Springwood, for the Annual Diocesan Confraternity of Christian Doctrine (CCD) Mass and Awards Ceremony. Read more...

Year 12 2019 Textbook Orders

Year 12 2019 Textbook Orders: Textbooks must be ordered by the due date as they are specialised and are printed according to demand. This order, together with those placed by other schools determines how many textbooks will be printed.