Posts Tagged ‘Catholic school enrolments’

Auckland secondary schools unable to accept all preference applicants Comments 0

Monday, December 2nd, 2019

Auckland Bishop Patrick Dunn has asked that Catholic secondary schools in his diocese unable to accept all preference applicants have an enrolment policy or scheme that places very high priority on such applicants having certificates for Catholic Baptism, First Eucharist and Confirmation. Bishop Dunn sent a letter dated September 20 with this request to Auckland Read more

Catholic school enrolments in Australia stagnate Comments 0

Thursday, September 27th, 2018

Catholic school enrolments are projected to stagnate over the coming years, while numbers in state schools are set to rise by over 270,000. Some blame fee rises, while others say confidence in the public school system is increasing and question whether the royal commission into child sex abuse has hurt confidence in the Catholic sector. Read more