With more than 20 years of experience leading some of Australia’s largest not-for-profit organisations, Executive Director Jack de Groot is excited to begin a new journey with Catholic Schools Parramatta Diocese (CPSD)
In his invitation to young people across Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains to join him in journeying to World Youth Day in 2023, Bishop Vincent says for young people, the worldwide celebration of faith has a “profound impact on their relationship with Jesus, their prayer life, their lived mission and their relationship with others”.
Meet Milan Prasad or ‘Spiderman’. The Year 11 student’s interest in spiders recently led him to discover a brand new species of peacock spider, the Maratus expolitus which in turn helped him to become a published scientist.
Greg Whitby AM KSG will retire as Executive Director of Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta at the end of the 2022 school year. Over more than 40 years service to education, Greg has been a champion of innovation and change in learning and teaching.
Twenty-nine outstanding young leaders from secondary schools across the Diocese of Parramatta were recognised through the 2021 Bishop’s Award for Student Excellence. For the second year running, the awards were conferred virtually as a result of COVID-19.