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Walk Safely to School Day 2021

Sydney Catholic Schools’ Road Safety Education Officer, Andrew Sortwell, invites parents to role model good pedestrian behaviour on Walk Safely to School Day 2021 – and every day. Calling all primary school parents! Consider

2021-05-04T05:33:41+00:00

First large-scale Cross Country

More than 2500 Sydney Catholic Schools’ (SCS) primary students will represent their schools at the inaugural Cross Country Carnival at Sydney Motorsport Park, Eastern Creek, on Wednesday 5 May. St Francis of Assisi

2021-04-23T02:00:38+00:00

Books for 5-8 Year Olds

My child is 5-8 years old. What should I look for when picking a book they will want to read? We asked Sydney Catholic Schools’ Education Officer: Reading Recovery, Rosemary Peric. 1. What should

2021-02-19T07:29:32+00:00

Enrolling now at St Francis Xavier’s

St Francis Xavier’s Catholic Primary School Arncliffe is a welcoming community that delivers strong academic results. Students have high expectations of themselves and respect for one another in a calm and orderly school. We

2020-10-01T23:46:39+00:00

COVID-19 and the Importance of Talking

Honest and regular communication is key to coping with social isolation and the sense of being plunged into unsettling limbo, says Sydney Catholic Schools’ psychologist and education specialist, Sandra Reynolds. She recommends starting a

2020-07-29T01:34:26+00:00

A Special Message in Unsettling Times

Priests are not immune to the fears and anxieties many are feeling right now. “At first I said I was ‘frightened’, but then I changed the word to ‘overwhelmed’. I was ‘overwhelmed’ that something

2020-07-29T01:35:48+00:00