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Students’ academic skills survive remote learning, study finds

Lara White from will return to class in Sydney this week and her mum is happy with her daughter’s progress during remote learning. Read more...

College Principal's NEED TO KNOW 25 October 2021

Dear Parents, Students, Staff and Penola Friends, It has been with a busy and exciting time planning for the return of students and staff to the college for face to face learning. It will be a wonderful way to complete 2021 after so much time separating everyone as a community of learners. Once again ... Read More

Students pledge action on the environment

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...

College Principal's Need to Know 8 October 2021

Dear Parents, Students, Staff and Penola Friends, Term 3 has been one that most of us would like to gladly put behind us ! I would like to congratulate each one of you for your continued efforts... Read More

College Principal's Need to Know 6 September 2021

Thank you once again for your continued support of your child’s remote learning program. Your guidance and direction has been highly appreciated by the dedicated staff of Penola. Read More...

College Principals Need to Know 13 August 2021

I would like to express my heartfelt gratitude and appreciation to each one of you for the continued support and commitment to your child’s learning and wellbeing.

College Principal's COVID update 30 July 2021

We continue our commitment to learning remotely ! HSC 2021- my thoughts going forward. Read More....

More time to prepare for HSC exams

HSC students will be given more time to work on their major projects and to prepare for exams to reduce the impact of the current COVID-19 lockdown. Read more...

COVID Restrictions 17 July 2021

On Saturday 17 July, NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian announced stronger Greater Sydney lockdown restrictions. Read more ...

College Principal's COVID Update 16 July 2021

You will all have heard the growing concerns around the number of COVID cases that have still remained exceptionally high since we commenced lockdown at the start of the school holiday break. Yesterday we heard that Emu Plains has now been named as a hotspot due to an unrelated new case.



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