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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.

      LATEST NEWS

      San Clemente High School’s reclaiming its stories in centenary year

      Feb 22, 2017

      While the community of San Clemente High School, Mayfield, is celebrating the school’… Read more

      NSW Polding Summer Sports Trials

      Feb 17, 2017

      The NSWCPS Polding Summer Sports Trials were hosted in our diocese last Friday 10 Feb… Read more

      GALLERY: Hundreds fill Cathedral for Called to Serve Mass 2017

      Feb 16, 2017

      "We are called to act with justice, we are called to love tenderly, we are called to … Read more

      Catholic enrolments grow alongside other sectors

      Feb 15, 2017

      Enrolments in Catholic schools continue to grow, but enrolment growth has been observ… Read more

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      NEW SCHOOLS

      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.