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Change of Date Year 7 2020 Orientation Day

Dear Families 

As a result of the Catastrophic Fire Assessment for Tuesday 12 November 2019 for Year 7, 2020 Orientation Day planned for this day will now be held on Monday 18 November 2019. 

All the organisational details for this day will remain the same as previously communicated to you. 

If you have any queries relating to this important day for your child commencing at our College, please call 4728 8100 then pick Option 4 and speak with Mrs Cheryl Whatman or send an email to 

Please note that the Parent Only Information Evening will stay as planned for Wednesday 13 November 2019 from 6.00pm to 7.00pm. 

We look forward to seeing you next week as you commence your child's learning journey at Penola Catholic College. 

Yours sincerely,

Mrs T Cairns Principal Leader 

Change of Date Year 7 2020 Orientation Day

Posted: Monday, 11 November 2019

Catastrophic Fire Rating McCarthy Catholic College Closed Tuesday 12 November

The Rural Fire Service has issued a CATASTROPHIC FIRE RATING for Tuesday 12 November 2019. Catholic Education Diocese Parramatta (CEDP) schools identified as having a high risk of bushfire will be temporarily closed on Tuesday 12 November 2019. A number of schools in our Diocese will be closed including McCarthy Catholic College. Therefore, we will be closed on Tuesday for all staff and students. Further information will be communicated to families tomorrow morning once we have received further direction from CEDP.

Yours sincerely

Tania Cairns 

Principal Leader


RFS Media Release

School Closure Catastrophic Fire Danger School Note

Posted: Monday, 11 November 2019

Minimum Standards Testing

Posted: Friday, 8 November 2019

Year 10 Formal 2019

Posted: Friday, 8 November 2019

HSC Information Night 2020

Posted: Friday, 8 November 2019