2018 Lachlan Anderson visits St Monicas
15 May 2018
On Thursday 10th of May, Stage 2 had an opportunity to meet Lachlan Anderson who played in the Rugby 7’s at the Commonwealth Games representing Australia. We were so privileged to listen to Lachlan speaking about his once in a lifetime experience.
Lachlan is also part of the current Australian 7’s Rugby team where he tours the world playing at different venues representing Australia. We listened to Lachlan speaking about his experiences. Lachlan visited us because of our PBL unit where we are looking at Built Environments with a focus on sporting facilities.
We are also looking at how both Athletes and spectators interact with these environments. He explained what he did and how the stadiums have their own unique touch that suits the environment surrounding it. Lachlan also answered other questions such as, ‘What stadium supplied the best food?’ and ‘What is your favourite stadium to play at?’ We thank Lachlan for visiting Stage 2 and sharing with us interesting information about his awesome adventures.
22 Sep 2023
Last week, Year 5 FIAT students attended the 2023 Education Mass and Mission Expo at St Patrick’s Cathedral, Parramatta. 🙏🏼 It was an occasion for our students to gather with others in the diocese to celebrate our role in the mission of the Church. They were inspired by the work of other schools. We look forward to what they will bring to continue our mission at St Monica’s! 💙💛
21 Sep 2023
🌟 BACK-TO-BACK SHOW DANCE CHAMPIONS 🌟 Last night, we competed at the ZING Activ Interschool Challenge!🕺 Thank you to our incredible Dance instructors, Tianna and Ella, for preparing us for a magnificent night! 💜 Thank you to CathWest Innovation College for creating our masterpiece Show Dance t-shirts! 👕 We walked away with several 1st, 2nd and 3rd individual ribbons. YEAR 6 took out their overall grade category and SMNP won the SHOW DANCE category! 🏆🏆 We are extremely proud of every student who tirelessly rehearsed and gave the night their very best! Our teachers were a little bit excited to be part of the evening too…
15 Sep 2023
Take a look at our St Monica's superstars who were on TV last night - ABC - The Business. You all made us proud! You can watch it on ABC iView if you missed it! #abcthebusiness Catholic Schools Parramatta Diocese ABC News
13 Sep 2023
It has been ONE MONTH since Miss Barakat and Mrs Crampton’s World Youth Day adventures came to an end! Here is a video they shared at our liturgy this week that includes some of the many highlights! 🙏🏼
01 Sep 2023
Happy Fathers' Day to the special fatherly figures of the St Monica's Primary School community. Thank you for always being there with your love, guidance and patience. We love and appreciate you! ❤💙
30 Aug 2023
Today we also celebrated our fathers, grandfathers and fatherly figures through a beautiful liturgy led by Kindergarten. Thank you for joining us today. May God bless and protect our fathers present and in heaven. 🙏💚
30 Aug 2023
Today we celebrated fathers, grandfathers and fatherly figures in our lives. 👨🏻👴🏼👨👧👦 Our day began with a delicious BBQ breakfast and games on the playground with our special guests. 🥓🍳 Thank you to the wonderful parent helpers who made this breakfast possible! 🤗
29 Aug 2023
READ ALL ABOUT IT! 🤓 Take a look at our superstar SMNP students who are the COVER of the Parra News! 🌟 Inside, the story covers the remarkable event that was Book Week at St Monica’s. Our very own Mrs Davino and Lottie from Year 3 feature in the article as they shared a little about the wonderful event! 💜
29 Aug 2023
Read all about it Schools across the Parramatta Local Government Area (LGA) transformed into scenes straight from a fairytale, as students donned their most imaginative costumes for Book Week. Students swapped their school uniforms for a costume inspired by their favourite book character - all to promote the importance of reading.
27 Aug 2023
Thank you to Motiv8 Sports for helping us celebrate the Feast of St Monica! We certainly had a lot of FUN! 💚 It was an extraordinary afternoon with music, dancing, games and challenging activities that kept us all entertained! 🤩
26 Aug 2023
Check out some of the smiles on the morning of our festivities! 😁 Inspired by St Monica's virtue of love, our Feast Day celebrations began with a Visual Arts lesson in each classroom. Our students decorated a heart which will soon form a patchwork quilt. 🎨 Stay tuned for the display of hearts! ❤
25 Aug 2023
Today we celebrated the life of St Monica and the rich Catholic life that we have established in her name at St Monica's Catholic Primary School, North Parramatta. ⛪️ In particular, today we welcomed some of the students in our school into the Catholic faith as they celebrated their Sacrament of Baptism. Congratulations to Mateo, Tinnapat, Latisha, Thornett, Sofia, Bo-Hsiang and Tzu-Chin! 💙 May God bless and guide them on their faith journeys. 🙏🏼
24 Aug 2023
“Somewhere inside all of us is the power to change the world.” - Roald Dahl, Matilda 🌍 As Book Week for 2023 comes to an end, we reflect on the wonderful individual characters that came to life in our parade. 💚 Although our students were so beautifully dressed on the day, every individual student possesses a certain quality and potential within themself. We are so proud of your personal characters. 🏼 Thank you for your participation and enthusiasm throughout this week’s festivities. 🎉
24 Aug 2023
🌟Congratulations🌟 to our St Monica’s representatives at the 2023 Voice of Youth Cluster Final. 🤩🎤 They competed against speakers from 3 other schools in our diocese. You made us so proud! Well done Ruby on achieving 3rd place!