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In the Principal's Office #11 with Michael Hopley

In this edition of our new video series 'In The Principal's Office', Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta Executive Director Greg Whitby interviews Principal Michael Hopley from Our Lady Queen of Peace Primary Greystanes.

Local principals share NAPLAN tips

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...

Special aged care visit

A program in Western Sydney connecting Our Lady Queen of Peace Primary school students with aged care residents is showing incredible promise, with calls to expand it beyond the coronavirus pandemic. And after a very long year, a very special reunion could finally take place. Watch the report from 7NEWS...

Schools show support for Beirut

Six weeks on from the explosion that devastated the Lebanese capital, the resulting humanitarian crisis remains in the thoughts and prayers of the Catholic education community of Western Sydney. Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta students have also put their faith into action with fundraising efforts to support the people of Beirut at a school level. Read more...

School shows the way to stay connected with elders

Social isolation is a major concern as our community responds to COVID-19, particularly for elderly people.Year 6 students from Our Lady Queen of Peace Primary (OLQP) Greystanes have learnt a new and innovative way to connect with elders living in their local area through a new program which uses the `face to face’ communication benefits of video conferencing! Watch the video...

Holy Cross Glenwood a shining example when it comes to PBS4L!

Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta (CEDP) teachers were given the chance to see how the Positive Behaviour Support for Learning (PBS4L) framework is making a difference at Holy Cross Primary Glenwood. The school hosted up to 120 CEDP teachers and staff along with the Executive Director Greg Whitby and Director of Learning Sue Walsh, as they shared their PBS4L journey so far. Read more...

Greystanes students score goals!

We have basketball, handball, volleyball, football and netball, but have you ever heard of goalball? Two squads from Our Lady Queen of Peace Primary recently competed against schools from across NSW

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Chatterbox Live empowers Primary school students to speak up

Year 5 and 6 students recently questioned Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta Executive Director Greg Whitby about some of the big issues in education. Homework, bullying and school shoes were hot topics when Holy Family Primary, Emerton hosted the second ever Chatterbox Live. Read more...

Primary school students put faith into action at LIFTED Live Jr

There was singing, dancing, screaming and sharing aplenty as 762 primary school students from Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains put their faith into action at the second LIFTED Live Jnr event. Read more...

Our Lady Queen of Peace 60 year Anniversary photo

As part of our 60 year anniversary celebrations, a whole school photo was taken with all current students and teachers

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