Extensive community engagement has occurred since the original community paper was launched in January 2015.
Over 170 principals, school board chairs and priests - representing close to two thirds of our schools - attended engagement sessions in June 2015.
Working groups were established and worked diligently to address the philosophical, structural and organisational implications of each of the strategy’s actions:
The extensive engagement and discernment process led to the development and inclusion of two additional actions in the revised version of the strategy, these are:
Below are two videos produced in the early stages of the project to explain our broad directions.
In this video Helen O’Brien, Director – Catholic Education SA - summarises the purpose and focus of the Leading Catholic Education to New levels of Excellence Strategy.
In this video Michael Kenny - Assistant Director, People and Culture, Catholic Education SA – answers some key questions about the Framework for Catholic school structures, in particular Year 7 transition.
For further information about the strategy please contact:
T 08 8301 6804