Posts Tagged ‘Bethlehem College’

Political activism growing in Sydney’s Catholic schools Comments 0

Friday, August 22nd, 2014

Catholic education authorities in Sydney are encouraging students to speak out if they are unhappy with Australia’s treatment of refugees and asylum seekers. Sydney archdiocese executive director of Catholic schools Dan White said these schools have a long-standing tradition of encouraging students to engage with social justice issues. The Sydney Morning Herald reported that a Read more

Row brewing over attendance dues for integrated schools Comments 0

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

A disagreement over the right of integrated schools to charge parents for the cost of collecting money from them is heading to court. Education officials are clamping down on charging practices at taxpayer-funded integrated schools, with at least one school told to return a bond parents have been required to pay. This coming term $4000-a-year Read more