Archive for October, 2016
Celebrating TeachersPosted in College Community on Friday, 28 October, 2016
Today is the CEWA (Catholic Education of WA) celebration of World Teachers’ Day.It is a time to recognise and celebrate teachers for the crucial role they play in the development of our young people and the contribution educators make to form and develop our society. Teachers in our College include ...
Hot off the pressPosted in General School News on Thursday, 27 October, 2016
Year 10 student, Katherine Magpily, witnessed firsthand the production process of delivering the State's daily newspaper on the weekend.Katherine was one of 13 gifted English students selected from various schools throughout the State to spend a day working alongside editors, news reporters and presenters from 7 News. Together they edited ...
Pursuing her Olympic dreamPosted in General School News on Tuesday, 25 October, 2016
Year 12 student, Bree Johnson has been awarded the prestigious Pierre de Coubertin Award for 2016.
Pierre de Coubertin is the founder of the modern Olympics and he was convinced of the importance of sport for the development of the individual. He believed that the qualities of teamwork, sportsmanship and fair ...
Music Scholarships for 2017Posted in General School News on Tuesday, 25 October, 2016
Interested persons are invited to apply for Music Scholarships for 2017 at Mandurah Catholic College. Further information and an application pack can be located under the "Our Learning" (Scholarships) tab, located above the newsfeed on the College's website homepage. Applications close on 7 November, 2016.
Farewell Class of 2016!Posted in General School News on Friday, 21 October, 2016
Mandurah Catholic College's Class of 2016 farewelled their years as school students yesterday, marking the occasion with mixed feelings of joy and sadness, reverence and celebration."The Graduation Day has a number of significant components to it at Mandurah Catholic College," said College principal, Mr Andrew Watson. "The day begins with ...
Sports Scholarships for 2017Posted in College Community on Monday, 17 October, 2016
Interested persons are reminded that applications for Sports Scholarships for Entry in 2017 close this Friday. Two scholarships are offered - one each for a Year 7 student and a Year 10 student. For further information please look under the "Our Learning" - Scholarships tab on this website.
Sustainable BookshopPosted in College Community on Friday, 14 October, 2016
Mandurah Catholic College is again supporting the Sustainable School Shop by offering parents the opportunity to trade secondhand textbooks and other student resources via its website - www.sustainableschoolshop.com.auThe College trialled this initiative last year and many families enjoyed a more comprehensive and convenient method of trading school items. The service ...
College TourPosted in College Community on Wednesday, 12 October, 2016
Mandurah Catholic College will conduct its final tour for 2016 on Thursday, 27 October at 9am. All prospective parents of Junior and Secondary students are invited. For further information and to book your attendance, please follow the links in the Announcements "window" on the College's website homepage.
Welcome to Term FourPosted in College Community on Wednesday, 12 October, 2016
A short spell of clear skies and sunshine is finally upon us, a timely change in the weather as students return to the College dressed in summer uniform to resume the final term of this academic year.Just as Mother Nature shrugs off her winter coat, so too do our students, ...