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.
Year 9 students from Catholic secondary schools across Western Sydney have met virtually to discuss what more they can do individually, and in their school communities, families and friendship groups to take action for environmental sustainability and care for the disadvantaged in Australia. Read more...
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.