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      ABOUT US

      The Catholic Schools Office (CSO), is responsible for the leadership, efficient operation and management of systemic schools which educate more than 18,000 students in 45 Primary schools, 10 Secondary schools and one K-12 school in the Catholic Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle.

      The CSO employs more than 1200 teachers and around 550 support staff. Our main focus is providing support for schools to ensure each student receives a quality education and has the opportunity to grow academically, spiritually, physically and emotionally.

      Catholic schools education from and for vibrant, welcoming and diverse communities with a particular commitment to the poor; for justice, integrity and peace.


      St Francis Xavier raise money for a valuable cause

      Nov 17, 2017

      On Wednesday 15 November, Hospitality students from St Francis Xavier’s College, Hami… Read more

      A successful TeachMeet

      Nov 16, 2017

      On Thursday 2 November, over 90 teachers attended the final TeachMeet for 2017. Read more

      St Kevin’s Cardiff takes a stand

      Nov 16, 2017

      On average, one woman is killed every week by a current or former partner. One in thr… Read more

      St John Vianney presents...‘Detention into Another Dimension’

      Nov 15, 2017

      Artistic Director of ASPIRE, Anna Kerrigan, visited St John Vianney Primary School, M… Read more



      St Bede's Catholic College, CHISHOLM IMAGE

      St Bede's Catholic College, Chisholm will commence classes in January 2018.
      Read more here.

      Catherine McAuley Catholic College IMAGE

      Catherine McAuley Catholic College, Medowie will commence classes in January 2020. Read more here.