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Students, Parents and Teachers reflect on God Day

On Monday the 8th of April OLMC celebrated God Day to help us prepare for the great feast of Easter. Each class, the teachers and a group of parents broke open a Scripture passage, created a visual representation of the story and wrote a reflection about the passage. On Thursday Week 11 students and parents will have time to walk prayerfully around our spaces to reflect on the Easter stations.

OLMC school grounds transformed to carnival splendour

What an amazing spectacle our 2019 FETE turned out to be on Friday 22nd March. Excitement filled the air as the community were transformed from the OLMC school grounds to carnival splendour. Read more...

OLMC students and families celebrate Catholic Schools Week

Parents, teachers and students came together at OLMC on Monday, to celebrate Catholic Schools Week. Our celebration started with a Liturgy lead by the Student Representative Council and was followed by open classrooms where family and friends spent time seeing the fantastic work being done in our learning spaces.

OLMC welcomes parents and students

What a lovely way to start off the school year with parents, teachers and children coming together for the annual OLMC Welcome Picnic on Friday 15th February. It was a pleasure to spend time with families and have the chance to catch up for a chat over a delicious meal. Thank you to the Parent and Friends Association for coordinating this event and all the parents who helped make it such a success.

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...

Year 6 bond at Camp Collaroy

On Wednesday 6th February, Year 6 set off to go to Camp Collaroy for two nights and three days. Camp Collaroy is a huge property, on Sydney’s Northern beaches that is used for school camps. This property is set close to Collaroy beach, which meant we could do some really fun activities there. 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...

School leaders embrace diversity and inclusion for 2019!

As students across Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains continued their preparations for the beginning of the 2019 school year this week, more than 500 Principals and Leaders of Learning gathered at Rosehill Racecourse for Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta’s (CEDP) annual System Leaders’ Day. 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…

Positive behaviour creates great learning!

Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta (CEDP) school leaders and teachers were given a special opportunity to expand their knowledge of Positive Behaviour Support For Learning (PBS4L) when Dr Tim Lewis, Professor of Special Education at the University of Missouri, shared his research with them recently. Read more…