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Diocese of Toowoomba Catholic Schools

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CONGRATULATIONS TO QUEENSLAND COLLEGE OF TEACHERS ON 50 YEARS

Director of QCT, Deanne Fishburn will visit Toowoomba Catholic Schools Office this Tuesday to deliver QCT’s 50th anniversary message to our education leaders and school principals who are gathering for our Term 4 Leadership Forum.

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CONGRATULATIONS TO QUEENSLAND COLLEGE OF TEACHERS

Toowoomba Catholic Schools congratulates Queensland College of Teachers (QCT) on 50 years of upholding and improving the standards of the teaching profession. The QCT and the Toowoomba Catholic Schools system align in their ambition to have high quality teachers in every classroom.

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ST SAVIOUR’S COLLEGE PRINCIPAL RECOGNISED WITH NATIONAL LEADERSHIP AWARDERSHIP AWARD

Sharon Collins, Principal of St Saviour’s College Toowoomba has been recognised nationally, and received an ACEL Leadership award for her outstanding school leadership as a strong advocate for educational excellence in diverse environments.

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TEACHING THE JOEY’S WAY

In 2021, St Joseph’s College, Toowoomba’s Student Engagement Team is rolling out two significant initiatives that are designed to maximise attendance, positive behaviour, achievement and safety of all students.

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TOOWOOMBA CATHOLIC SCHOOLS HEARING HEALTH PROGRAM GETTING RESULTS

A new hearing health program has been launched by Toowoomba Catholic Schools that teaches children and their parents how to identify, manage and prevent hearing loss.

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TOOWOOMBA CATHOLIC SCHOOLS EXCELLENCE AWARDS – AN EXCEPTIONAL YEAR

On Wednesday, 21 October Toowoomba Catholic Schools presented its annual Excellence Awards. The awards recognise members of Toowoomba Catholic Schools whose outstanding contribution has assisted staff, students and their families to experience exemplary places of learning and academic success within a distinctly Catholic environment.

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ST MARY’S SCHOOL, GOONDIWINDI OPENS FIRST STAGE OF NEW SECONDARY CAMPUS

On Wednesday, 4 March, St Mary’s School, Goondiwindi celebrated the opening of the first stage of
their new secondary campus. The building was opened and blessed by the Reverend Bishop Robert
M McGuckin, Bishop of Toowoomba and Dr Patrick Coughlan, Executive Director: Catholic Schools.

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MEET OUR NEW LEADERS FOR 2020

In addition to 52 new teaching staff for 2020, Toowoomba Catholic Schools has 6 new leaders. We welcome four new principals and two new Senior Education Leaders.

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Sharing the positivity of St John's, Roma

The Inaugural Positive Education Wellbeing National Conference in Cairns was the perfect place for St John’s Roma to share the success of its positive education program.
Cathy Perkins, School Counsellor and Bernadette Makim, Coordinator of Positive Education from St John’s presented at this conference and received overwhelmingly positive feedback.

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Acknowledging women

Last week St Saviour's College hosted its annual International Women's Day breakfast.

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Building positive futures

TCS recently launched its Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander education plan.

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Toowoomba Catholic Schools launch new ATSI education plan

Toowoomba Catholic Schools launch new Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander education plan

Where: Picnic Point, 164 Tourist Road, Toowoomba Qld 4350
When: Wednesday, 8 March 2017 from 5.00pm - 6.00pm

Walking together to create a better future

Staff, students and community members will come together on Wednesday afternoon to launch Toowoomba Catholic Schools new Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander education plan.

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Sacred Heart Kids THINK PINK

Sacred Heart Kids leave their mark by thinking PINK and inking a 4WD

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Holy Name Art Show

Holy Name Primary school hosts for the 10th time one of the region’s best examples of children’s artwork.
As a kid specific art show, the Holy Name Art Show has for the last ten years set a standard in exhibiting artworks from students attending Catholic schools within the Diocese of Toowoomba.

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SOCE Spirited Millmerran Teacher gains state-wide recognition

Spirited educator gains state-wide recognition. A teacher from St Joseph’s School Millmerran, who has made an outstanding contribution to education has been named as one of the eight winners of this year’s Spirit of Catholic Education Awards.

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Small fire at Sacred Heart Primary School

Small electrical fire at Sacred Heart Primary School Toowoomba. There were no injuries and damage was minimal.

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Kids are discovering Catholic Schools

Kids are discovering more in Catholic schools Toowoomba. In a successful start to the year, new Executive Director of Catholic Schools, Dr Patrick Coughlan, said, “I am delighted to see so many school kids excited to be heading back to school and I wish everyone of them the best for a successful and enjoyable year.”

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New innovative leader for Schools in the Catholic Diocese of Toowoomba Toowoomba

19 January 2016, sees school education in the Catholic Diocese of Toowoomba being steered by a new Executive Director, Dr Patrick Coughlan.

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New Executive Director Announced for Catholic Schools

NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF TOOWOOMBA CATHOLIC SCHOOLS APPOINTED

Bishop Robert McGuckin is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Patrick Coughlan as the new Executive Director of Catholic Schools in the Diocese of Toowoomba.

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