The changes coming to the new primary school curriculum this week
Almost 65,000 kindergarten students will start at NSW public schools this week as a new syllabus that mandates the use of phonics when teaching pupils to read is rolled out in all classrooms. Read more....
Lavinia's Creative Christmas
Year 3 student Lavinia Saad from Our Lady of Lourdes Primary School at Baulkham Hills has found her Three Wise Men design transformed into a Parliamentary Christmas Card. Read more...
Western Sydney schools plug into solar power!
Nineteen Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta schools have `switched on’ to free solar power and energy efficient LED lighting, under a program tipped to reduce carbon emissions of 2,442 tonnes each year across the schools. Read more...