15 February 2024
Diocese of Ballarat Catholic Education Ltd (DOBCEL) has confirmed the purchase of a 7.3 ha parcel of land at 720 Deakin Avenue, Mildura, adjacent to the Mildura South Sporting Complex.
‘This acquisition is part of our medium to long term planning to ensure we are well-placed to support the education needs of the Mildura community into the future.
5 February 2024
We are excited to announce that globally recognised education innovators, Finnish educator, Professor Pasi Sahlberg, and Director of ‘Future Schools Australia’, Dave Runge will work with Catholic education in the diocese to advise and guide development of a strategic plan to shape directions for the next five years.
2 February 2024
As of this week, all 58 of our primary and secondary schools across the Diocese have access to SchoolTV, a leading online mental health and wellbeing platform designed to proactively support families and students and strengthen parent-school partnerships. SchoolTV is an evidence-based suite of resources, endorsed and informed by eminent child and adolescent psychologist, Dr Michael Carr-Gregg.
28 January 2024
More than 18,000 students and 2,200 teachers and staff will this week return to 52 Catholic primary schools and 11 secondary colleges across the Diocese from Mildura in the north, Portland in the south, and west to Edenhope and Nhill.
24 January 2024
With increased cost of living and more lower-income families facing financial hardship, parents are reminded that Catholic schools have fee relief mechanisms available to support families.
Parents are encouraged to confidentially discuss their situation with school principals on enrolment, or as needs emerge, so that appropriate fee arrangements can be put in place.