We welcome all new and returning students to Catherine McAuley Westmead for the 2020 academic year. The 2020 Religious Education Team at Catherine McAuley Westmead consists of the following members of staff: Ms Genevieve Banks (Religious Education Coordinator), Mr Daniel Nguyen (Assistant Religious Education Coordinator), Ms Debbie Grigson, Mrs Teresa Wilson, Ms Leah Morrison, Mrs Cheryl Pietrantonio, Miss Adele McGlone, Miss Kate Hogan, Mrs Aneta Brennan, Mrs Elizabeth Lowrencev, Mrs Christina Van Domburg, Ms Leonie King, Miss Kaitlyn Tyszkiewicz, Miss Leanne Catto, Miss Piera Goh, Miss Indira Fernandes and Miss Dervila Breen.
At the conclusion of 2019, we were delighted to learn about the achievements of our Higher School Certificate Studies of Religion candidates. 132 candidates completed the one unit course. 19% of the candidates received a band six and 48% of the candidature received a band five. Overall in the one unit course, 94% of the students received a band four or higher.
The two unit course results were also pleasing, three students gained a band six with 65% of the students receiving a band five or higher. Overall in the two unit course, 88% of the students received a band four or higher. I would like to congratulate the 2019 graduants on their success in Studies of Religion and thank the staff who supported and guided these students.
The students have made an impressive start to the new school year. Please find below a table which outlines the units of work for Term 1 which your daughter/s will study in Religious Education.