General School News Category
New ACC record just reward for dedicated teammatesPosted in General School News on Monday, 27 March, 2017
Mandurah Catholic College's Inter-School Swim Squad dedicated its 2017 competitive season to a teammate seriously injured earlier this year - and their inspiring display of teamsmanship was rewarded with a new ACC record!
Year 8 student, Ben Riebeseel received serious neck injuries at a private swimming training session and his teammates ...
Mining mentorsPosted in General School News on Monday, 27 March, 2017
A group of female students from Mandurah Catholic College participated in a one-day workshop at Alcoa's Huntly Mine recently, with the aim of establishing relationships with women in leadership roles in the mining industry.
The Year 11 students had to submit applications to the College’s Vocational Education & Training Learning Area ...
Year 6 Camp – forging friendships, facing fearsPosted in General School News on Wednesday, 15 March, 2017
This past few days we've learnt new skills, we've worked together as a team and faced many fears. We've built relationships and encouraged others. We are really grateful for having this opportunity. Chloe Murray
I loved spending time with my friends and the activities were really fun. The flying fox was ...
Spotlight on graduates’ filmsPosted in General School News on Monday, 13 March, 2017
Films by former Mandurah Catholic College students, Jasmine Rowe and Emily Garden, are currently being screened in locations across the State in this year’s Media Perspectives Exhibition.
The 2016 graduates share the spotlight with a select group of 15 students included in the visual show, which showcases the work of the ...
Basketballers score a win for sportsmanshipPosted in General School News on Monday, 13 March, 2017
Mandurah Catholic College was contacted recently by MBC Lakers Basketball Club to acknowledge the incredible sportsmanship demonstrated by the College's Year 6 Boys’ Basketball team, MCC 28.
The comment from MBA was “Being a good sports costs nothing and our U12 Lakers Boltz and MCC 28 proved that no matter what ...
2016 Success StatisticsPosted in General School News on Tuesday, 7 March, 2017
Mandurah Catholic College continues to perform strongly in a diverse range of academic subjects and vocational education.
In a recent letter from the Executive Director of Catholic Education, Mr Tim McDonald, the College was acknowledged for its consistently high performance in two subjects - Media Production and Analysis, and Outdoor Education ...
Ash WednesdayPosted in General School News on Wednesday, 1 March, 2017
"Remember that you are dust, and to dust you shall return."
Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of the season of Lent. In acknowledgment of this holy day, Mandurah Catholic College held two liturgies this morning.
Mandurah Parish priest, Father Xavier celebrated an Ash Wednesday liturgy for students in Years 3 to 12, ...
Forming FriendshipsPosted in General School News on Friday, 24 February, 2017
New friendships were formed, old bonds strengthened and much laughter shared when all Year 7 students attended camp recently.
Each year, the entire Year 7 cohort goes on camp early in Term One to ensure that all of them, especially those students new to the College, are welcomed warmly and experience ...
Speech and Award CeremoniesPosted in General School News on Monday, 12 December, 2016
Mandurah Catholic College's most prestigious annual award, the Holy Family Medal, was this year presented to 2016 Ministry Prefect, Tayla Ward.
Nominees for the Holy Family Medal are judged on their performance throughout their Secondary schooling. The recipient must have displayed a consistent work ethic with maximum effort in all their ...
Expo highlights Coastal Care concernsPosted in General School News on Thursday, 8 December, 2016
A Coastal Care Expo staged at Mandurah Catholic College today was the culmination of an extensive environmental awareness program undertaken by the Year 7 cohort.
Organised by Mrs Yvette Clifton, the College's Director of Learning Enhancement, Year 7 students worked in teams researching topics relevant to Coastal Care. Students researched and ...