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The Science Experience at the University of Sydney

More than twenty of Cerdon College students took the opportunity to participate in The 2019 Conoco Phillips Science Experience, as participant and mentors alongside more than one-hundred students across Sydney. The three day holidays program involves team of students working together to solve a murder case, while learning a great deal about different science disciplines. Students were exposed to a variety of workshops, lectures and engaging activities which provided for an amazing learning experience.

2019 Swimming Carnival

On Thursday January 31, the Cerdon College Swimming Carnival took place at Sydney Olympic Park Aquatic Centre Homebush. The carnival was a wonderful way to begin the school year, with all students taking the opportunity to support their House. Read more ...

Antonela’s designs on the future

The exceptional costume design work of Cerdon College student Antonela Scarpignato will feature as part of the annual NSW Texstyle Exhibition to be held in March. Showcasing a selection of outstanding Major Works developed by HSC Textiles and Design students from across NSW, the inspiration behind Antonela's major work is based on the features that reflect the iron age and the character of the Morrigan, the Celtic Goddess of war, death and phantom from Irish mythology. Reads 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...

Western Sydney Catholic school students number one in HSC

Cerdon College Merrylands student Annamaria Subramaniam achieved ‘First in Course’ recognition in the 2018 HSC. CEDP Director Greg Whitby is very proud of the ‘Class of 2018’, with strong results in the ‘All Rounders’ and ‘Distinguished Achievers’ lists and Parramatta Marist High the top Catholic system school in NSW.

HSC Congratulations

Congratulations to Annamarie Subramaniam First in State Hospitality - Food & Beverage

Business innovation challenges students “to be comfortable with being uncomfortable”!

Students from five schools in the Catholic Diocese of Parramatta (CEDP) embraced the opportunity to be taught the ingenuity needed to be successful in the modern workplace when Macquarie University’s Faculty of Business and Economics, along with Incept Labs, ran a Business Innovation Challenge (BIC).

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…

SUITed to a career in education

For 48 Year 11 students from six Catholic schools across Western Sydney, a recent week long university immersion program provided an inspirational insight into teaching as a future vocation. Read more...

Captivate shines during spectacular showcase performance!

Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta students had the opportunity to shine when the Captivate performing and creative arts program recently hosted its 10th Anniversary Showcase at Quaycentre, Sydney Olympic Park. Read more...