Archive for November, 2016
2016 Speech and Awards CeremonyPosted in College Community on Monday, 28 November, 2016
2016 Ministry Prefect, Tayla Ward, received the Holy Family Medal at the College’s 2016 Speech and Awards (Secondary School) Ceremony on Friday.The Holy Family Medal is the most prestigious award at the College and nominees are judged on their performance throughout their Secondary schooling. The recipient must have displayed a ...
State award honours sports leadershipPosted in College Community on Monday, 28 November, 2016
A prestigious State award that acknowledges excellence in the development of School Sport has been presented to a Mandurah Catholic College staff member.Director of Sport, Mr Nick Jenkins, received the ACC Recognition Award at the recent Associated & Catholic Colleges' annual Presentation Breakfast. He was applauded for the many initiatives ...
Olympic gymnast strikes gold at MCCPosted in General School News on Monday, 21 November, 2016
Mandurah Catholic College students were treated to a memorable and inspiring display of determination and sporting prowess when Olympic gymnast, Brennon Dowrick visited on Friday.The College hosted Mr Dowrick's visit as part of its Positive Education program, Flourish. He is Australia's most successful Olympic and Commonwealth Games gymnast who is ...
Katherine rises to the challengePosted in General School News on Friday, 18 November, 2016
Year 10 student, Katherine Magpily has been named as a State finalist in the prestigious National History Challenge.The challenge is one of three national competitions that the College’s Humanities and Social Sciences (HaSS) Learning Area encourages students to enter. This year Olivia Bassett-Scarfe (Year 9), Darryl Teo (Year 11) and ...
Lest We ForgetPosted in College Community on Friday, 11 November, 2016
The Lord is my Shepherd; I have everything I need.
He lets me rest in fields of green grass and
Leads me to quiet pools of fresh water.
He gave me new strength.
He guides me in the right paths as he promised.
Even if I go through the deepest darkness,
I will not be afraid, ...
Junior maestros take to the stagePosted in General School News on Wednesday, 9 November, 2016
Junior School students were entertained by their musical peers at the recent Junior School Music Assembly which showcased the talents of students from Pre-Primary to Year 6.23 students showcased their tuneful abilities with performances on guitar, violin, piano, drums, trumpet, clarinet and voice. Three Year 6 MCs exercised their public ...
Today’s history taught by yesteryear’s greatsPosted in General School News on Wednesday, 9 November, 2016
And the newly elected president of the United States of America is .... Abraham Lincoln or George Washington?Secondary school students at Mandurah Catholic College were yesterday treated to a lively and entertaining lesson delivered by the two US political icons (known in the modern world as Social Sciences teachers, Mr ...