Our schools know the importance of parents'/carers' contribution to their children's education and the impact it has on children's learning.
We encourage partnerships with families - recognising that commitments vary according to families' circumstances.
Catholic education has a long tradition of family involvement, often with connections spanning generations. You are encouraged to contact your school to find out how all members of your family can be part of your child's learning community.
The Federation of Catholic School Parent Communities supports families and schools in this important work.
Brenda and Jim, Yr 1 Parents
The Federation of Catholic School Communities was established by parents for parents and exists to serve the vibrant and engaged parent communities in our SA Catholic schools.
The Federation, as we are commonly referred to, provides an active voice for families with children and young people in South Australian Catholic schools and:
You are invited to visit our website at www.parentfederation.catholic.edu.au. Register your contact details with us so we can directly communicate, connect and consult with you. You can do this by going to www.parentfederation.catholic.edu.au/be-heard/have-your-say
You are also invited to like and ‘follow’ our Facebook page. By being our ‘friend’ and following us on Facebook or subscribing to our data base you will:
http://www.parentfederation.catholic.edu.au/be-heard/have-your-sayThe Federation of Catholic School Communities welcomes the release of the South Australian Commission for Catholic Schools strategy paper for the future provision of Catholic Education in SA “Leading Catholic Education to New Levels of Excellence”.
Click here to read the Federation's message to families.
The Federation has been actively involved in the development of this paper and will continue to work with Catholic Education SA as the strategy is refined. Your views are crucial as we do this, let us know your thoughts.