The Catholic Schools Office (CSO) Diocese of Armidale administers 24 schools 19 primary schools, 2 central schools and 3 secondary schools on behalf of Bishop Michael Kennedy, Bishop of Armidale.
The Director, Mr Chris Smyth is directly responsible to the Bishop through the Armidale Catholic Schools Council. The Catholic Schools Office is situated at Unit 2/131 Barney Street Armidale. Office hours are 8:30am to 4:30pm.
Staff employed and working out of the office provide specific services and support to schools.