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Marvelling at God’s work with MusicPosted in General School News on Wednesday, 28 June, 2017

Junior School students were delighted to sing and dance along with renowned songster, Michael Mangan during his recent visit to Mandurah Catholic College. Michael’s songs carry some wonderful messages; as students and staff enthusiastically sang along and participated in the various sequences of action and dance they were prompted to ...
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Sobering discussion on substance abusePosted in General School News on Monday, 19 June, 2017

Students from Years 10, 11 and 12 were delivered some strong words of advice on the contentious issues of alcohol and drug use on Wednesday.Paul Dillon, a well respected guest speaker and director of DARTA (Drug and Alcohol Research and Training Australia) has been visiting the College for four years ...
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Young scientists finish in top 5% nationallyPosted in General School News on Monday, 19 June, 2017

Two Mandurah Catholic College students have received High Distinctions in an Australia-wide science competition.Noah Glenn (Year 8, St Bernadette’s) and Thomas Stephenson (Year 9, St Patrick’s) achieved results in the top 5% of competitors in the Big Science Competition 2017.Distinction Awards (top 10%) were awarded to: Adam Wilson (Year 7); ...
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Sports stars venture further afieldPosted in General School News on Wednesday, 7 June, 2017

Two Mandurah Catholic College students have impressed State and National selectors in their respective sports.Year 12 student, Sam Oldfield (pictured, in action, at right) has been selected in the B Squad for the Australian Outback Gridiron Team, which means he is a substitute player in the national team, filling in ...
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Contemporary artists inspire with creativityPosted in General School News on Wednesday, 7 June, 2017

Senior art students were inspired by two diverse contemporary artists during a full day incursion at the College.Year 11 and 12 ATAR and General Art students participated in a creative and colourful workshop conducted by local wax encaustic artist, Helen Coleman and Perth-based urban mural artist, Luke O’Donohoe.   Both ...
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