There’s a remarkable young para-athlete at Emmaus Catholic College Kemps Creek. Layla Sharp, aged just 14, continues breaking record after record as she pursues her dream of becoming a Paralympian. At the same time, Layla is raising awareness about disabilities.
The Class of 2021 at Emmaus Catholic College Kemps Creek has overcome the challenges of completing the HSC during COVID-19, helping the school to the highest rank in its local area. Despite lockdowns and remote learning, College Dux Jacinta Buhagiar is positive in reflecting on a tough year.
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.
This year 661 students from Catholic schools across Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains stepped up to take the Executive Director’s Summer Reading Challenge! In total, 4185 books were read as part of the competition: over 1000 more books than last year! Today the winners were announced. Read more...